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Title PCBs : human and environmental disposition and toxicology / edited by Larry G. Hansen and Larry W. Robertson
Published Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2008]


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 MELB  615.9512 Han/Pcb  AVAILABLE
 W'BOOL  571.95 Han/Pcb  AVAILABLE
Description v, 207 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents The Third Biannual International PCB Workshop / Linda S. Birnbaum -- Trends of PCB congener patterns in Japanese environmental media, food, breast milk, and blood in view of risk assessment / Takeshi Nakano, Yoshimasa Konishi, and Rie Masho -- Chiral polychlorinated biphenyls and their metabolites / Charles S. Wong -- The importance of atmospheric interactions to PCB cycling in the Hudson and Delaware River Estuaries / Lisa A. Totten -- Human and environmental contamination with polychlorinated biphenyls in Anniston, Alabama / Kenneth G. Orloff ... [et al.] -- A simple case for subdividing populations exposed to PCBs by homologue profile / Tomás Martín-Jiminez and Larry G. Hansen -- Toxicokinetic extrapolation of PCB exposure in Anniston, Alabama / Tomás Martín-Jiminez and Larry G. Hansen -- PCB sources and human exposure in the Slovak Republic / Anton Kočan ... [et al.] -- PCB exposure, neurobehavioral performance, and hearing impairment in children / Eva Sovčíková ... [et al.] -- Effects of PCBs on tooth enamel development / Janja Jan ... [et al.] -- Environmental and human contamination with persistent organochlorine pollutants and development of diabetes mellitus / Žofia Rádiková ... [et al.] -- Long-term exposure to polychlorinated organic environmental pollutants and the human thyroid / Pavel Langer ... [et al.] -- Estrogenic, antiestrogenic, and dioxin-like activities in human male serum samples from Eastern Slovakia / Miroslav Machala ... [et al.] -- Cross-talk between the aryl hydrocarbon receptor and estrogen receptor signaling pathways / Paul S. Cooke, Motoko Mukai, and David L. Buchanan -- Polychlorinated biphenyls as disruptors of thyroid hormone action / Kelly J. Gauger, David S. Sharlin, and R. Thomas Zoeller -- Nutrition modulates PDB toxicity: implications in atherosclerosis / Bernhard Hennig ... [et al.] -- Developmental neurotoxicity of PCBs in mice: critical period of brain development and effects of interaction / Per Eriksson -- Comparison of potencies of individual PCB congeners on behavioral endpoints in animal studies / Deborah C. Rice
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Polychlorinated biphenyls -- Toxicology.
Polychlorinated biphenyls -- Health aspects.
Polychlorinated biphenyls -- Environmental aspects.
Polychlorinated Biphenyls -- toxicity.
Environmental Exposure -- adverse effects.
Hazardous Substances -- adverse effects.
Polychlorinated Biphenyls -- adverse effects.
Author Hansen, L. G.
Robertson, Larry W., 1947-
LC no. 2007037240
ISBN 0252032543 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780252032547 (cloth : alk. paper)