Chapter 3. Organ Toxicology

  1. Helmut Greim M.D.12 and
  2. Robert Snyder Ph.D. Associate Dean for Research Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology13
  1. Michael Schwenk1,
  2. Leslie Schwarz2,
  3. John B. Watkins3,
  4. Jürgen Pauluhn4,
  5. Gunter P. Eckert5,
  6. Walter E. Müller6,
  7. Andreas Seeber7,
  8. Tibor A. Rozman8,
  9. Myriam Straube9,
  10. Karl K. Rozman8,
  11. Helmut Greim M.D.12,
  12. Robert Snyder Ph.D. Associate Dean for Research Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology13,
  13. Carol R. Gardner10,
  14. Debra L. Laskin10 and
  15. Ines M. Lanzl11

Published Online: 8 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470868959.ch3

Toxicology and Risk Assessment: A Comprehensive Introduction

Toxicology and Risk Assessment: A Comprehensive Introduction

How to Cite

Schwenk, M., Schwarz, L., Watkins, J. B., Pauluhn, J., Eckert, G. P., Müller, W. E., Seeber, A., Rozman, T. A., Straube, M., Rozman, K. K., Greim, H., Snyder, R., Gardner, C. R., Laskin, D. L. and Lanzl, I. M. (2008) Organ Toxicology, in Toxicology and Risk Assessment: A Comprehensive Introduction (eds H. Greim and R. Snyder), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470868959.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 12

    Institut für Toxikologie und Umwelthygiene, Technische Universität München, Germany

  2. 13

    Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy and the Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Rutgers the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany

  2. 2

    Institut für Toxikologie, GSF-Forschungszentrum für Umwelt & Gesundheit, Neuherberg, Germany

  3. 3

    Medical Sciences, Indiana University School of Medicine, Bloomington, IN, USA

  4. 4

    Bayer AG, Institut für Toxikologie IC, Wuppertal, Germany

  5. 5

    Pharmakologisches Institut deo Universität Frankfurt, Germany

  6. 6

    Pharmakologisches Institut für Naturwissenschaftler, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

  7. 7

    Institut für Arbeitsphysiologie an der Universität Dortmund, Germany

  8. 8

    Deptartment of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Therapeutics, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, USA

  9. 9

    Bundesinstitut für Arzneimittel und Medizinprodukte, Germany

  10. 10

    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscutaway, NJ, USA

  11. 11

    Augenklinik und Poliklinik Rechts der Isar der Technischen Universität München, Germany

  12. 12

    Institut für Toxikologie und Umwelthygiene, Technische Universität München, Germany

  13. 13

    Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy and the Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Rutgers the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 25 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470868935

Online ISBN: 9780470868959

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Keywords:

  • gastric mucosa secretes enzymes;
  • mitochrondrial and microsomal cytochromes;
  • resident and recruited macrophages;
  • interrelated neural systems;
  • sensory-evoked potentials;
  • substance-related and adverse effects;
  • stratified squamous epithelium;
  • blood filtration and reabsorption;
  • immobilized antibody molecules;
  • allergic contact dermato-conjunctivitis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Gastrointestinal Tract

  • The Liver

  • The Respiratory System

  • The Nervous System

  • Behavioral Neurotoxicology

  • The Skin

  • The Kidney and Urinary Tract

  • Toxicology of the Blood and Bone Marrow

  • Immunotoxicology

  • The Eye

  • The Cardiovascular System

  • Reference

  • For Further Reading

  • References

  • Further Reading