Introduction to Neurobehavioral Toxicology: Food and Environment examines the effects of chemicals on the central and peripheral nervous system and the subsequent changes in behavior, with a focus on the toxicity of food components and behavioral effects of environmental toxicants. Topics addressed include acute and chronic effects; reversible and irreversible consequences; functional disorders of the nervous system; neurobehavioral dysfunctions; and the underlying neurobiological mechanisms.... delayed spatial alternation DSM, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual DSP-4, N- chloroethyl-N-ethyl-2-bromobenzylamine hydrochloride DZ, dizygotic twins EAA, excitatory amino acid ECS, electoconvulsive shock ECT, electroconvulsive treatment EPA, Environmantal Protection ... System G x E, genotype by environmental interaction GABA, y-amino butyric acid GAD, glutamate decarboxylase gamma-GT, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Introduction to Neurobehavioral Toxicology|
|Author||:||Hugh A. Tilson, R.M.A. Jaspers, L.M.W. Kornet, J.M. van Ree|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 1998-11-25|