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Regulatory Toxicology in the European Union

Issues in Toxicology

Series editors:

Diana Anderson, University of Bradford, UK

Michael D. Waters, Michael Waters Consulting, USA

Timothy C. Marrs, Edentox Associates, UK

Editorial advisor:

Alok Dhawan, CSIR-Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow, India

Titles in the Series:

1: Hair in Toxicology: An Important Bio-Monitor

2: Male-mediated Developmental Toxicity

3: Cytochrome P450: Role in the Metabolism and Toxicity of Drugs and other Xenobiotics

4: Bile Acids: Toxicology and Bioactivity

5: The Comet Assay in Toxicology

6: Silver in Healthcare

7: In Silico Toxicology: Principles and Applications

8: Environmental Cardiology

9: Biomarkers and Human Biomonitoring, Volume 1: Ongoing Programs and Exposures

10: Biomarkers and Human Biomonitoring, Volume 2: Selected Biomarkers of Current Interest

11: Hormone-Disruptive Chemical Contaminants in Food

12: Mammalian Toxicology of Insecticides

13: The Cellular Response to the Genotoxic Insult: The Question of Threshold for Genotoxic Carcinogens

14: Toxicological Effects of Veterinary Medicinal Products in Humans: Volume 1

15: Toxicological Effects of Veterinary Medicinal Products in Humans: Volume 2

16: Aging and Vulnerability to Environmental Chemicals: Age-related Disorders and their Origins in Environmental Exposures

17: Chemical Toxicity Prediction: Category Formation and Read-Across

18: The Carcinogenicity of Metals: Human Risk Through Occupational and Environmental Exposure

19: Reducing, Refining and Replacing the Use of Animals in Toxicity Testing

20: Advances in Dermatological Sciences

21: Metabolic Profiling: Disease and Xenobiotics

22: Manganese in Health and Disease

23: Toxicology, Survival and Health Hazards of Combustion Products

24: Masked Mycotoxins in Food: Formation, Occurrence and Toxicological Relevance

25: Aerobiology: The Toxicology of Airborne Pathogens and Toxins

26: Chemical Warfare Toxicology, Volume 1: Fundamental Aspects

27: Chemical Warfare Toxicology, Volume 2: Management of Poisoning

28: Toxicogenomics in Predictive Carcinogenicity

29: Human Stem Cell Toxicology

30: The Comet Assay in Toxicology, 2nd edition

31: Computational Systems Pharmacology and Toxicology

32: Ecotoxicology and Genotoxicology: Non-traditional Terrestrial Models

33: Ecotoxicology and Genotoxicology: Non-traditional Aquatic Models

34: Oxidative Stress and Redox Signalling in Parkinson’s Disease

35: Nanotoxicology: Experimental and Computational Perspectives

36: Regulatory Toxicology in the European Union

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Regulatory Toxicology in the European Union

Edited by

Timothy C. Marrs

Edentox Associates, UK


Kevin N. Woodward

KNW Animal Health Consulting, UK



Issues in Toxicology No. 36

Print ISBN: 978-1-78262-066-2

PDF ISBN: 978-1-78262-222-2

EPUB ISBN: 978-1-78801-404-5

ISSN: 1757-7179

A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library

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