GS13 1083 Toxicology II: Toxic Agents
Smith, Mary Ann. Three semester hours. Spring annually. Prerequisites: Toxicology I (GS13 1063) preferred; otherwise organic chemistry or biochemistry, and physiology desirable
A continuation of Toxicology I, with emphasis on selected chemical agents known to be contaminants in some form in human environmental situations, e.g., air, water, foods, medicinals, etc. A broad overview of various classes of toxic agents will be presented in the context of their exposure routes, disposition, toxicologic sequelae and mechanisms of toxicity.