17. Endocrine Active Chemicals

  1. Dr. Moiz Mumtaz
  1. Ed Carney1,
  2. Kent Woodburn2,3 and
  3. Craig Rowlands4

Published Online: 28 DEC 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527630196.ch17

Principles and Practice of Mixtures Toxicology

Principles and Practice of Mixtures Toxicology

How to Cite

Carney, E., Woodburn, K. and Rowlands, C. (2010) Endocrine Active Chemicals, in Principles and Practice of Mixtures Toxicology (ed M. Mumtaz), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527630196.ch17

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. 1

    The Dow Chemical Company, Toxicology & Environmental Research, and Consulting, 1803 Building, Midland, MI 48674, USA

  2. 2

    Health and Environmental Sciences, Dow Corning, Midland, MI 48686, USA

  3. 3

    The Dow Chemical Company, Toxicology & Environmental Research and Consulting, Midland, MI, USA

  4. 4

    The Dow Chemical Company, Toxicology & Environmental Research and Consulting, 2030 Dow Center, Midland, MI 48674, 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:

  • additivity;
  • endocrine active chemicals;
  • risk assessment;
  • steroid hormone receptors;
  • TEQ;
  • xenoestrogens

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Common Characteristics of EAC Mixtures

  • Toxicity of EAC Mixtures

  • Is the Concept of “Common Mechanism” Relevant for EAC Mixtures?

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References