Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology

Editor(s): Tetsuo Satoh, Ramesh C. Gupta

Print ISBN: 9780470410301

Online ISBN: 9780470640500

DOI: 10.1002/9780470640500

Author Biography

About the Author

TETSUO SATOH is Professor Emeritus of Chiba University and Director of the Research Institute at NPO-HAB Research Organization. He received the 2007 International Union of Toxicology (IUTOX) Merit Award in recognition of his significant international contributions to the field of toxicology. Dr. Satoh is also the recipient of the 2010 Education Award of the Society of Toxicology in the United States. Professor Satoh has had a long and prestigious career as one of the international leaders in the science of toxicology. He has published approximately 310 scientific articles and thirty reviews. He has organized a number of important international, national and regional scientific congresses, including several sponsored by IUTOX, ASIATOX, as well as the Japanese Society of Toxicology.

RAMESH C. GUPTA is Professor and Head of the Toxicology Department at Murray State University. He is the former president of the American Academy of Veterinary and Comparative Toxicology (AAVCT), and has more than 300 publications to his credit, along with fifty book and encyclopedia chapters as well as five major books. Currently, he holds active membership in ten professional societies and serves as a guest editor of the journal Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Dr. Gupta is the recipient of the Distinguished Researcher Award in 2006 from Murray State University, and is internationally known for his research in the field of pesticides and experimental brain research.