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Main Title Genetic toxicology : an agricultural perspective /
Author Fleck, Raymond A. ; Hollaender, Alexander
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Author Title of a Work
Fleck, Raymond A.
Hollaender, Alexander
Publisher Plenum Press,
Year Published 1982
OCLC Number 08786116
ISBN 0306411350; 9780306411359
Subjects Genetic toxicology--Congresses ; Environmental toxicology--Congresses ; Pesticides--Toxicology--Congresses ; Chemical mutagenesis--Congresses ; Veterinary toxicology--Congresses ; Carcinogens, Environmental ; Chemistry, Agricultural ; Environmental Pollutants--adverse effects ; Mutagens--adverse effects ; Pesticides--adverse effects ; Gentoxikologie ; Landwirtschaft ; Kongress ; Gentoxikologie--(DE-588)4338045-1 ; Landwirtschaft--(DE-588)4034402-2
Additional Subjects Pollution--Toxicology--Congresses ; Pesticides--Toxicology--Congresses ; Chemical mutagenesis--Congresses ; Veterinary toxicology--Congresses
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  RA566.G44 1982 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 01/01/1988
Collation ix, 550 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
This book contains the proceedings of a symposium on Genetic Toxicology: an Agricultural Perspective, held November 1-5, 1981, at the University of California, Davis, California. Welcoming Comments / Charles E. Hess -- Introduction and Overview Chairman's Comments / Michael D. Waters -- Overview of Genetic Toxicology / George R. Hoffmann -- Introduction to an International Symposium on Genetic Toxicology: An Agricultural Perspective / Gerald G. Still -- Health Risks and Exposure / William M. Upholt -- Approaches to the Genetic Safety Evaluation of Agricultural Chemicals / Verne A. Ray -- Bases for Concern Chairman's Comments / Nemat O. Borhani -- Patterns in Urban and Rural Cancer Incidence / Roger R. Connelly -- Cancer Risks Associated with Agriculture: Epidemiologic Evidence / Aaron Blair -- Extrapolation of Mutagenicity Testing to the Human / Mortimer L. Mendelsohn -- Genotoxic Agents in the Agro-Ecosystem Chairman's Comments / Dennis P.H. Hsieh -- Mutagenic and Carcinogenic Chemicals in the Egyptian Agricultural Environment / A.H. El-Sebae, S.A. Soliman -- Biological Characteristics of the Aflatoxin-Induced Hepatic Tumor / Avril D. Woodhead -- Mechanisms of Dietary Modification of Aflatoxin B1 Carcinogenesis / George Bailey, Matthew Taylor, Daniel Selivonchick, Thomas Eisele, Jerry Hendricks, Joseph Nixon, Norman Pawlowski, Russell Sinnhuber -- Toxic Agents in the Agro-Ecosystem Chairman's Comments / Gordon W. Newell -- Viruses as Environmental Carcinogens: An Agricultural Perspective / Murray B. Gardner -- Trace Elements and Teratology: An Interactional Perspective / Lucille S. Hurley, Carl L. Keen, Bo Lèonnerdal -- Pesticides as Environmental Mutagens / Donald G. Crosby -- Analysis of Toxicants in Agricultural Environments / James N. Seiber -- Exposure Assessment for Agricultural Chemicals / David J. Severn -- Mutagens in Cooked Food / Takashi Sugimura -- Detection and Evaluation of Potential Hazards to Human Health Chairman's Comments / James L. Byard -- Study of Pesticide Genotoxicity / Michael D. Waters, Shahbeg S. Sandhu, Vincent F. Simmon, Kristien E. Mortelmans, Ann D. Mitchell, Ted A. Jorgenson, David C.L. Jones, Ruby Valencia, Neil E. Garrett -- Plant Dependent Mutation Assays / James M. Gentile, Michael J. Plewa -- Cytogenetic Studies of Agricultural Chemicals in Plants / William F. Grant -- Cytogenetic Studies in Animals / Detection and Evalutaion of Potential Hazards to Human Health (Second Session) Chairman's Comments / Keith F. Killam Jr. -- Dose Response Relations: The Effects of DNA Repair / R.B. Setlow -- Mutation In Vivo in Human Somatic Cells: Studies Using Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells / Richard J. Albertini, David L. Sylwester, Bruce D. Dannenberg, Elizabeth F. Allen -- Genetic vs. Nongenetic Chemical Carcinogenesis and Risk Assessment / Dr. Richard H. Reitz, Alan M. Schumann, Philip G. Watanabe, Perry J. Gehring -- An Overview of Regulatory Responsibilities / Burke K. Zimmerman -- Toxicological Procedures for Assessing the Carcinogenic Potential of Agricultural Chemicals / D. Krewski, D. Clayson, B. Collins, I.C. Munro -- Mutagens, Carcinogens, and Anti-Carcinogens / Bruce N. Ames -- Roundtable Discussion Research Priorities and Perspectives: Industry, Universities, Government / Raymond A. Fleck, Alexander Hollaender.