2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

BIOL 40453 Principles of Toxicology

Prerequisites: BIOL 40403. This course focuses on the underlying principles of toxicology including dose-response curves, routes of contaminant exposure, contaminant fate in the environment and in organisms, and xenobiotic metabolism. Discussions of both historical and contemporary primary literature will be used to explore the specific effects of contaminants on various physiological systems.