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Main Title Biological effects of low level exposures to chemicals and radiation /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Calabrese, Edward J.,
Publisher Lewis Publishers,
Year Published 1992
OCLC Number 24468184
ISBN 0873716655; 9780873716659
Subjects Toxicology--Dose-response relationship--Congresses ; Low-level radiation--Dose-response relationship--Congresses ; Hormesis--Congresses ; Biologisch effect ; Verbindingen (chemie) ; Stralingsbeschadiging ; Biologie ; Chemikalie ; Kongress ; Strahlenbiologie ; Adaptation, Physiological--drug effects ; Adaptation, Physiological--radiation effects ; Dose-Response Relationship, Drug ; Dose-Response Relationship, Radiation
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  RA1199.4.D66B56 1992 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 12/12/2018
Collation xi, 155 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Based on a workshop held April 30 and May 1, 1991 at the University of Massachusetts. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Hypotheses on mammalian aging, toxicity, and longevity hormesis: explication by a generalized gompertz function / Harold Boxenbaum -- The role of the "Stress Protein Response" in hormesis / Joan Smith-Sonneborn -- DNA repair: as influenced by age, nutrition, and exposure to toxic substances / Ronald Hart [and others] -- Biochemical mechanisms of biphasic dose-response relationships: role of hormesis / Harihara M. Mehendale -- Effects of low-dose radiation on the immune response / Robert E. Anderson -- Cellular adaptation as an important response during chemical carcinogenesis / Emmanuel Farber -- Biostatistical approaches for modeling u-shaped dose-response curves and study design considerations in assessing the biological effects of low doses / Tom Downs.