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The Resource Oceans and human health : risks and remedies from the seas, edited by Patrick J. Walsh [and others]

Oceans and human health : risks and remedies from the seas, edited by Patrick J. Walsh [and others]

Label
Oceans and human health : risks and remedies from the seas
Title
Oceans and human health
Title remainder
risks and remedies from the seas
Statement of responsibility
edited by Patrick J. Walsh [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA566
LC item number
.O24 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WA 30
NLM item number
O15 2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Walsh, Patrick J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental health
  • Ocean
  • Marine pollution
  • Marine resources conservation
  • Environmental Health
  • Oceans and Seas
  • Environmental Exposure
  • Models, Animal
Label
Oceans and human health : risks and remedies from the seas, edited by Patrick J. Walsh [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Globalization and global ocean change: an overview of influences on human health -- Risks -- Effects of the physical environment -- Background oceanography -- Case study -- Managing public health risks: role of integrated ocean observing systems (IOOS) -- Climate and human health: physics, policy and possibilities -- The geologic perspective: hazards in the oceanic environment for a dynamic earth -- Overview of Atlantic Basin hurricanes -- Oceans and human health: human dimensions -- Effects of anthropogenic substances -- Background toxicology -- Organic pollutants: presence and effects in humans and marine animals -- Metals: ocean ecosystems and human health -- The fate of pharmaceuticals and personal care products in the environment -- Exposure and effects of seafood-borne contaminants in maritime populations -- Effects of harmful algal blooms and toxins -- Epidemiologic tools for investigating the effects of oceans on public health -- Toxic diatoms -- Toxic dinoflagellates -- Ciguatera fish poisoning: a synopsis from ecology to toxicity -- Cyanobacteria and cyanobacterial toxins -- Pfiesteria -- Infectious microbes in coastal waters -- Waterborne diseases and microbial quality monitoring for recreational water bodies using regulatory methods -- Food-borne infectious diseases and monitoring of marine food resources -- Emerging technologies for monitoring recreational waters for bacteria and viruses -- Future of microbial ocean water quality monitoring -- Remedies -- Pharmaceuticals and other natural products -- Marine remedies -- Anticancer drugs of marine origin -- Discovering anti-infectives from the sea -- Marine proteins -- Novel pain therapies from marine toxins -- Emerging marine biotechnologies: cloning of marine biosynthetic gene clusters -- Aquatic animal models of human health -- Aquatic animal neurophysiological models -- Toadfish as biomedical models -- Lower deuterostomes as models of the developmental process -- The zebrafish, Danio rerio, as a model organism for biomedical research -- Carcinogenesis models: focus on xiphophorus and rainbow trout -- New approaches for cell and animal preservation: Lessons from aquatic organisms
Control code
165048774
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xxiii, 644 pages
Isbn
9780123725844
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007033500
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)165048774
Label
Oceans and human health : risks and remedies from the seas, edited by Patrick J. Walsh [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Globalization and global ocean change: an overview of influences on human health -- Risks -- Effects of the physical environment -- Background oceanography -- Case study -- Managing public health risks: role of integrated ocean observing systems (IOOS) -- Climate and human health: physics, policy and possibilities -- The geologic perspective: hazards in the oceanic environment for a dynamic earth -- Overview of Atlantic Basin hurricanes -- Oceans and human health: human dimensions -- Effects of anthropogenic substances -- Background toxicology -- Organic pollutants: presence and effects in humans and marine animals -- Metals: ocean ecosystems and human health -- The fate of pharmaceuticals and personal care products in the environment -- Exposure and effects of seafood-borne contaminants in maritime populations -- Effects of harmful algal blooms and toxins -- Epidemiologic tools for investigating the effects of oceans on public health -- Toxic diatoms -- Toxic dinoflagellates -- Ciguatera fish poisoning: a synopsis from ecology to toxicity -- Cyanobacteria and cyanobacterial toxins -- Pfiesteria -- Infectious microbes in coastal waters -- Waterborne diseases and microbial quality monitoring for recreational water bodies using regulatory methods -- Food-borne infectious diseases and monitoring of marine food resources -- Emerging technologies for monitoring recreational waters for bacteria and viruses -- Future of microbial ocean water quality monitoring -- Remedies -- Pharmaceuticals and other natural products -- Marine remedies -- Anticancer drugs of marine origin -- Discovering anti-infectives from the sea -- Marine proteins -- Novel pain therapies from marine toxins -- Emerging marine biotechnologies: cloning of marine biosynthetic gene clusters -- Aquatic animal models of human health -- Aquatic animal neurophysiological models -- Toadfish as biomedical models -- Lower deuterostomes as models of the developmental process -- The zebrafish, Danio rerio, as a model organism for biomedical research -- Carcinogenesis models: focus on xiphophorus and rainbow trout -- New approaches for cell and animal preservation: Lessons from aquatic organisms
Control code
165048774
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xxiii, 644 pages
Isbn
9780123725844
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007033500
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)165048774

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