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Mammalian Toxicology

This course provides a background in principles of toxicology in mammalian systems. It is an alternative to Environmental Toxicology, EEOS 635, as a core requirement for the Molecular, Cellular, and Organismal Biology doctoral track. Coverage includes: basic concepts of poisons and their commonalities with drugs and hormones ;toxicant exposure routes, uptake, sites and mechanisms of action, storage, metabolism, activation, and clearance; toxicant roles in carcinogenesis, development, endocrine, and reproductive functions; roles of diet, lifestyle, and concurrent exposures; methods of toxicant evaluation emphasizing multi-generation and high-throughput testing; and environmental and medical implications of toxicant/toxin expores on individual health. Students taking this course should have

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2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 7680 M
02:00 PM - 04:59 PM
Campbell,Kenneth M01-0318
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 5
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-requisite = Graduate degree student in Biology or permission.
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