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Networking of Mutagens in Environmental Toxicology

  • Kavindra Kumar Kesari
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Part of the Environmental Science and Engineering book series (ESE)

Also part of the Environmental Science book sub series (ENVSCIENCE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Vaishali Chandel, Gaurav Seth, Priyank Shukla, Dhruv Kumar
    Pages 1-23
  3. Sandeep Kumar Agnihotri, Kavindra Kumar Kesari
    Pages 25-47
  4. Pragati Singh, Deepak Tiwari, Manish Mishra, Dhruv Kumar
    Pages 49-79
  5. Meenu Gupta, Anupam Dhasmana
    Pages 81-97
  6. Anukriti, Swati Uniyal, Anupam Dhasmana, Meenu Gupta, Kavindra Kumar Kesari, Qazi Mohd. Sajid Jamal et al.
    Pages 117-136
  7. Firoz Akhter, Asma Akhter, Kavindra Kumar Kesari, Ruheena Javed, Janne Ruokolainen, Tapani Vuorinen
    Pages 159-170
  8. Qazi Mohammad Sajid Jamal, Ali H. Alharbi, Mohtashim Lohani, Mughees Uddin Siddiqui, Varish Ahmad, Anupam Dhasmana et al.
    Pages 171-183

About this book

Introduction

This book covers the latest environmental issues based on current research objectives. All chapters are fundamentally interlinked and focus on deciphering the networking of mutagens in environmental toxicity and human health. Our changing environment, climate, and lifestyle factors are growing concerns in the 21st century. The existing mutagens, either physical or chemical, are responsible for environmental toxicity. These toxicants are carcinogenic and not limited to naturally occurring chemicals or biologicals, but can also be man-made, such as 'radiation'. The networking of mutagens can have a broad range of effects on both the environment and human health. Accordingly, the respective chapters explore the networking of mutagens in connection with environmental toxicity, and address:
 
1. Extant types of man-made radiation and their effects on the environment and biological systems
2. Heavy metal contaminations: Effects on environmental health
3. Networking of environmental pollutants in the air, dust, soil, water, and natural toxins in the environment: Exposure and health
4. The molecular interaction of environmental carcinogens with DNA: An oncoinformatics approach
5. Fundamentals of nonotoxicity, carcinogenicity, mutagenic and neurotoxicity in environmental health
6. The role of antioxidants and medicinal plants in reducing the impacts of disease-causing pollutants
 
A sequel to Perspectives in Environmental Toxicology, this book highlights the latest developments in the field of environmental toxicology. It offers a valuable resource for researchers, scholars and graduate students alike.

Keywords

Anthropogenic and Natural Toxicity Biocomputaional Approach in Cancer Carcinogenic Cancer Nanotechnology Chemical Toxicity Electro-pollution Environmental Pollution Genotoxic Heavy Metals Human Health Mutagenic Nanotoxicity Oncoinformatics

Editors and affiliations

  • Kavindra Kumar Kesari
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Applied Physics, Department of Bioproducts and BiosystemsAalto UniversityEspooFinland

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