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Toxicology of Alcohol
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2 Toxicology Toxicology the study of the adverse effects of chemicals or physical agents on living organisms Types Environmental air water soil Consumer foods cosmetics drugs ID: 439714 Download Presentation
Toxicology. Poison is any substance that can harm or . kill.. Toxicology is the study of poisons.. Forensic Toxicology . is the study of postmortem . signs of the poisoning.. Toxicology. The idea of poison came from the Greek word, “.
Toxicology. . Toxicology. —. the study of the adverse effects of chemicals or physical agents on living organisms. . (In other words: combination of chemistry and physiology that deals with drugs, poisons, and other toxic substances and how these substances effect living organisms.) .
Absorption of toxins in the GIT is by passive diffusion – this process requires that the substance cross cellular barriers . Toxins that are not absorbed from the GIT do not produce systemic effects but may produce local effects – diarrhea, bleeding and malabsorption of nutrients .
Washington State Toxicology Lab. Washington State Patrol. Brian Capron. Laboratory Staffing Updates. New Laboratory Manger: Dr. Brianna Peterson . Two toxicologists still on maternity leave. Lisa Noble (return November).