By Michael C. Newman,William H. Clements
Divided into six sections, the ebook builds gradually from the biomolecular point towards a dialogue of results at the worldwide biosphere. It starts off with the basics of hierarchical ecotoxicology and vantages for exploring ecotoxicological concerns. the second one part introduces organismal ecotoxicology and examines results to biochemicals, cells, organs, organ platforms, and entire organisms, and bioaccumulation and bioavailability of contaminants. inhabitants ecotoxicology, part 3, locations the dialogue within the higher context of complete populations by way of studying epidemiology, inhabitants dynamics, demographics, genetics, and typical choice.
Section 4 encompasses problems with neighborhood ecotoxicology. This part offers biotic and abiotic components influencing groups, biomonitoring and neighborhood reaction, and the appliance of multimetric and multivariate ways. part 5 evaluates the whole environment through describing evaluate techniques, determining styles, interpreting relationships among species, and reviewing the results of worldwide atmospheric stressors. an in depth end integrating the recommendations mentioned and selling a balanced overview of the overarching paradigms rounds out the insurance in part six.
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Ecotoxicology: A Comprehensive Treatment by Michael C. Newman,William H. Clements