Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

LC50 Test

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6821

(Lethal Dose 50%). A toxicity test based on the results of animal experiments, the results of which mean that half the animals die from a given dosage of the substance tested.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA