Chapter 29. An A–Z of Compounds of Interest in Relation to Chemical Warfare and Other Malevolent Uses of Poisons

  1. Timothy C. Marrs OBE, MD, DSc, FRCP, FRCPath2,3,4,
  2. Robert L. Maynard CBE, FRCP, FRCPath5 and
  3. Frederick R. Sidell MD6
  1. Philippa Edwards1 and
  2. Robert L. Maynard CBE, FRCP, FRCPath5

Published Online: 2 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470060032.ch29

Chemical Warfare Agents: Toxicology and Treatment, Second Edition

Chemical Warfare Agents: Toxicology and Treatment, Second Edition

How to Cite

Edwards, P. and Maynard, R. L. (2007) An A–Z of Compounds of Interest in Relation to Chemical Warfare and Other Malevolent Uses of Poisons, in Chemical Warfare Agents: Toxicology and Treatment, Second Edition (eds T. C. Marrs, R. L. Maynard and F. R. Sidell), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470060032.ch29

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Edentox Associates, Pinehurst, Four Elms Road, Edenbridge, Kent TN8 6AQ, UK

  2. 3

    National Poisons Information Service (Birmingham Centre) and West Midlands Poisons Unit, City Hospital, Birmingham B18 7QH, UK

  3. 4

    Lancashire School of Health and Postgraduate Medicine, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, PR1 2HE, UK

  4. 5

    Health Protection Agency, Chilton, Didcot, Oxfordshire OX11 0RQ, UK

  5. 6

    US Army Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21010-5400, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Chemical Hazards and Poisons Division, Centre for Radiation, Chemical and Environmental Hazards, Health Protection Agency, Chilton, Didcot, Oxfordshire, OX11 0RQ, UK

  2. 5

    Health Protection Agency, Chilton, Didcot, Oxfordshire OX11 0RQ, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 APR 2007
  2. Published Print: 23 MAR 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470013595

Online ISBN: 9780470060032

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Keywords:

  • A–Z of compounds of interest;
  • Agent Orange;
  • algal blooms;
  • Japanese star anise;
  • Scombroid fish poisoning

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Major Sources

  • Compounds