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Main Title Health Assessment for 2,3,7,8-Tetrachlorodibenzo-p-Dioxin (TCDD) and Related Compounds. Chapter 2. Mechanisms of Toxic Actions.
Author Whitlock, J. ;
CORP Author Syracuse Research Corp., NY. ;Stanford Univ., CA. School of Medicine.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Health and Environmental Assessment.
Publisher Aug 92
Year Published 1992
Report Number EPA-68-C0-0043; EPA/600/AP-92/001B ; OHEA-I-486-VOL-2
Stock Number PB93-222669
Additional Subjects Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin ; Dioxins ; Biochemistry ; Toxicity ; Public health ; Risk assessment ; Binding sites ; Ligands ; Exposure ; Biological effects ; Aryl hydrocarbon receptors ; Biological response ; Dose-response relationships
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NTIS  PB93-222669 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
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Abstract Knowledge of the mechanisms of TCDD action may facilitate the risk assessment process by imposing constraints upon the assumptions used to estimate an acceptable exposure to dioxin. The chapter reviews the current knowledge of dioxin action, with emphasis on the contribution of the Ah receptor to the mechanism.
Supplementary Notes See also Volume 1, PB93-222651 and Volume 3, PB93-222677. Prepared in cooperation with Stanford Univ., CA. School of Medicine. Sponsored by Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Health and Environmental Assessment.
Availability Notes Also available in set of 8 reports PC E99/MF E99, PB93-222644.
NTIS Title Notes Review draft.
Category Codes 57B; 57Y; 57S
NTIS Prices PC A03/MF A01
Primary Description 600/21
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 328019941
Origin NTIS
Type CAT