Chapter 6. Induction of Drug-Metabolizing Enzymes by Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons: Mechanisms, and some Implications in Environmental Health Research

  1. David Evered and
  2. Geralyn Lawrenson
  1. John R. Bend

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720592.ch6

Ciba Foundation Symposium 76 - Environmental Chemicals, Enzyme Function and Human Disease

Ciba Foundation Symposium 76 - Environmental Chemicals, Enzyme Function and Human Disease

How to Cite

Bend, J. R. (1980) Induction of Drug-Metabolizing Enzymes by Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons: Mechanisms, and some Implications in Environmental Health Research, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 76 - Environmental Chemicals, Enzyme Function and Human Disease (eds D. Evered and G. Lawrenson), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720592.ch6

Author Information

  1. Laboratory of Pharmacology, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research, Triangle Park, NC 27709

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1980

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780444901576

Online ISBN: 9780470720592

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Keywords:

  • drug-metabolising enzymes;
  • polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons;
  • environmental health research;
  • freshwater fish;
  • toxic pollutants

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Methods

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References

  • Discussion