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ENVS 305 - Introduction to Toxicology and Risk Assessment

3 Credits
Toxicology is defined as the study of the adverse effects of chemical substances on living organisms and the practice of diagnosing and treating exposures to toxins and toxicants. Dosage, route of exposure, species, age, sex and the environment influence chemical toxicity or the adverse effects of a substance. Determining the toxicity of a substance is generally carried out via in vivo, in vitro or in silico experiments. There are a variety of types including medical, clinical and computational toxicology. Prerequisites: BIOL 101 , CHEM 101 , MATH 220 .



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