More Details about Environmental Stressors In Health Disease

General Information  
Author(s)Jurgen Fuchs and Lester Packer
PublisherTaylor & Francis
ISBN9780824705305
Pages520
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJuly 2001

Description

This volume illustrates the impact of environmental oxidants on the tissues of the eyes, lungs and skin, as well as on the immune system - highlighting common illnesses, injuries and pathologies induced by pro-oxidant environmental xenobiotics such as inflammation, immune response, signal transduction, regulation of gene expression, and carcinogenesis. It provides clinical presentations and discusses the effects of environmental oxidants on target organs.