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The Resource Endocrine disrupting chemicals, editors, R.E. Hester and R.M. Harrison

Endocrine disrupting chemicals, editors, R.E. Hester and R.M. Harrison

Label
Endocrine disrupting chemicals
Title
Endocrine disrupting chemicals
Statement of responsibility
editors, R.E. Hester and R.M. Harrison
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Member of
Cataloging source
KNOVL
Dewey number
571.9/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC649
LC item number
.E53 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2000 E-819
  • WK 140
NLM item number
E5565 1999
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harrison, Roy M.
  • Hester, R. E.
  • Royal Society of Chemistry (Great Britain)
Series statement
Issues in environmental science and technology,
Series volume
12
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Endocrine disrupting chemicals
  • Endocrine glands
  • Pollution
  • Endocrine System Diseases
  • Environmental Pollution
  • Chemistry
  • SCIENCE
  • Endocrine disrupting chemicals
  • Endocrine glands
  • Pollution
  • Endocrinologie
  • Chemische stoffen
Summary expansion
This book reviews the scientific evidence on the effects of chemical exposure on endocrine function, leading to reproductive cancers and reduction in fertility rates. Along with an overview of the issues, the discussions cover the effects on wildlife and human health, as well as endocrine disrupter research and regulation in the United States. With contributions from representatives of the Medical Research Council's Institute for Environment & Health and the US Environmental Protection Agency, the book provides a comprehensive and detailed review of current issues
Label
Endocrine disrupting chemicals, editors, R.E. Hester and R.M. Harrison
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overview of the endocrine disrupters issue / Barry Phillips and Paul Harrison -- Environmentally induced endocrine abnormalities in fish / David E. Kime -- Effects of endocrine disrupting chemicals in invertebrates / Michael H. Depledge, Tamara S. Galloway and Zoe Billinghurst -- Endocrine disruption in mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians / Catherine Botham, Philip Holmes and Paul Harrison -- Oestrogens, environmental oestrogens and male reproduction / Katie J . Turner -- Human health effects of phytoestrogens / Philip HoImes and Barry Phillips -- Endocrine disruptor research and regulation in the United States / Anthony F. Maciorowski and Gary E. Timm
Control code
50566675
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 151 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780854042555
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10.1039/9781847550743
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50566675
Label
Endocrine disrupting chemicals, editors, R.E. Hester and R.M. Harrison
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overview of the endocrine disrupters issue / Barry Phillips and Paul Harrison -- Environmentally induced endocrine abnormalities in fish / David E. Kime -- Effects of endocrine disrupting chemicals in invertebrates / Michael H. Depledge, Tamara S. Galloway and Zoe Billinghurst -- Endocrine disruption in mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians / Catherine Botham, Philip Holmes and Paul Harrison -- Oestrogens, environmental oestrogens and male reproduction / Katie J . Turner -- Human health effects of phytoestrogens / Philip HoImes and Barry Phillips -- Endocrine disruptor research and regulation in the United States / Anthony F. Maciorowski and Gary E. Timm
Control code
50566675
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 151 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780854042555
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10.1039/9781847550743
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50566675

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