Nonhuman Primates as Animal Models for Toxicology Research

Thomas M. Burbacher1, Kimberly S. Grant1

1 University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
Publication Name:  Current Protocols in Toxicology
Unit Number:  Unit 1.1
DOI:  10.1002/0471140856.tx0101s00
Online Posting Date:  May, 2001
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There is a long history for the use of nonhuman primates intoxicological research. This unit reviews applications in reproductivetoxicology and teratology, neural toxicology and neurobehavioral toxicology, imunotoxicology, respiratory (lung) toxicology, and chemical carcinogenesis.

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Table of Contents

  • Reproductive Toxicology and Teratology
  • Neurotoxicology
  • Immunotoxicology
  • Respiratory Toxicology
  • Clinical Carcinogenesis
  • Summary
  • Literature Cited
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