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Title Biologic markers in immunotoxicology / Subcommittee on Immunotoxicology, Committee on Biologic Markers [and others]
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1992


Description 1 online resource (xvii, 206 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction -- The structure and function of the immune system and mechanisms of immunotoxicity -- Biologic markers for immune-mediated disease -- Autoimmune diseases -- The capacity of toxic agents to compromise the immune system (biologic markers of immunosuppression) -- Animal models for use in detecting immunotoxic potential and determining mechanisms of action -- Human immune-system biologic markers of immunotoxicity -- Application of biologic markers of immunotoxicity in epidemiology -- Use of biologic markers in controversial areas of environmental health -- Summary and recommendations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-181) and index
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Subject Immunotoxicology.
Biochemical markers.
Allergy and Immunology
Environmental Pollutants -- adverse effects
Immune System -- drug effects
Immunotoxins -- adverse effects
MEDICAL -- Toxicology.
Biochemical markers
Form Electronic book
Author National Research Council (U.S.). Subcommittee on Immunotoxicology.
LC no. 91067588
ISBN 0585026114