10. Chemical Mixtures and Cumulative Risk Assessment

  1. Dr. Moiz Mumtaz
  1. John C. Lipscomb,
  2. Jason C. Lambert and
  3. Linda K. Teuschler

Published Online: 28 DEC 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527630196.ch10

Principles and Practice of Mixtures Toxicology

Principles and Practice of Mixtures Toxicology

How to Cite

Lipscomb, J. C., Lambert, J. C. and Teuschler, L. K. (2010) Chemical Mixtures and Cumulative Risk Assessment, in Principles and Practice of Mixtures Toxicology (ed M. Mumtaz), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527630196.ch10

Editor Information

  1. Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), Computational Toxicology and Methods, Development Laboratory, Division of Toxicology and Environmental Medicine, MS-F62, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA

Author Information

  1. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, National Center for Environmental Assessment, Office of Research and Development, Chemical Mixtures Research Team, 26 West Martin Luther King Drive, MC-A-110, Cincinnati, OH 45268, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 DEC 2010
  2. Published Print: 25 AUG 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527319923

Online ISBN: 9783527630196

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Keywords:

  • common toxic effect;
  • cumulative risk assessment;
  • grouping of chemicals;
  • mechanism of toxicity;
  • mixtures risk assessment;
  • potentiation;
  • relative potency factor

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Toxicology Basis for Mixtures and Cumulative Risk Assessment

  • Mixtures and Cumulative Risk Assessment Methods

  • Future Directions

  • References