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Main Title Contact sensitisation : classification according to potency.
Publisher European Centre for Ecotoxicology and Toxicology of Chemicals,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 52770685
ISSN 0773-8072-87
Subjects Contact dermatitis--Classification ; Chemicals--Allergenicity ; Allergens--Testing
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EJEM  RA1211 .E32 no. 87 2003 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 04/14/2015
Collation 29 p. ; 28 cm.
Notes
Cover title. "April 2003." Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Summary -- Background -- Introduction -- Skin sensitization test methods and their use in categorization of skin sensitizing chemicals according to potency -- The local lymph node assay -- Guinea pig tests -- Guinea pig maximization test -- The occluded patch test of Buehler -- Recommendations regarding use of animal models -- Potency in practice: classification and labeling -- Substances -- Preparations -- Proposals -- Elicitation of allergic contact dermatitis -- Conclusions and recommendations -- Bibliography -- Members of the Task Force -- Members of the Scientific Committee.