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By James C. Fishbein

ISBN-10: 0444530983

ISBN-13: 9780444530981

Advances in Molecular Toxicology positive aspects the newest advances in all the subspecialties of the wide quarter of molecular toxicology. Toxicology is the examine of toxins and this sequence info the research of the molecular foundation through which an enormous array of brokers encountered within the human atmosphere and produced through the human physique itself take place themselves as pollutants. no longer strictly restricted to documenting those examples the sequence can also be interested in the complicated internet of chemical and organic occasions that supply upward push to toxin-induced indicators and disorder. the recent applied sciences which are being harnessed to research and comprehend those occasions may also be reviewed through major employees within the box. Advances in Molecular Toxicology will record development in all points of those swiftly evolving molecular features of toxicology with a view towards designated elucidation of either growth at the molecular point and on advances in technological techniques hired * leading edge stories via top staff within the self-discipline. * extensive dissection of molecular elements of curiosity to a vast diversity of scientists, physisicans and any scholar within the allied disciplines. * innovative purposes of technological techniques within the chemistry, biochemistry and molecular medication.

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Drug-Induced Hepatotoxicity 29 Metabolic and other factors involved in the idiosyncratic hepatotoxic effects produced by troglitazone have been debated [18,19]. Although circumstantial evidence suggests at least a partial contribution of metabolic drug bioactivation processes to their hepatotoxicity, other factors such as intrahepatic cholestasis as well as strong subject-dependent components seem to contribute further to the druginduced fatal liver injuries. Here we describe the at least plausible role of reactive metabolite formation leading to covalent protein binding in conjunction with other risk factors such as drug-induced intrahepatic cholestasis in the involvement of hepatotoxic events induced by both drugs.

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