Johannes G. Filser, Jeroen T.M. Buters, Leslie Schwarz, John B. Watkins, Lesley Stanley, Jens Schlossmann, Franz Hofmann, Victor J. Feron, Diana Jonker, Thomas Efferth, Bernd Kaina, Horst Spielmann, Peter Calow, Valery E. Forbes

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The object of toxicokinetics is the investigation of absorption, distribution, and elimination of toxicants and their toxicologically relevant metabolites as functions of dose and time.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationToxicology and Risk Assessment
Subtitle of host publicationA Comprehensive Introduction
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Number of pages185
ISBN (Print)9780470868935
StatePublished - Feb 8 2008



  • Anion-transport systems
  • Cancer-linked disease
  • Enzyme-mediated substance conversion
  • Intravascular thrombus formation
  • Isoenzymes exhibiting different substrate specificities
  • Messenger ribonucleic acid (mRNA)
  • Morphologically and functionally differing entities
  • One-compartment model saturation kinetics
  • Richly perfused organs
  • Toxic potential and (estimated) exposure

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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Filser, J. G., Buters, J. T. M., Schwarz, L., Watkins, J. B., Stanley, L., Schlossmann, J., Hofmann, F., Feron, V. J., Jonker, D., Efferth, T., Kaina, B., Spielmann, H., Calow, P., & Forbes, V. E. (2008). Principles. In Toxicology and Risk Assessment: A Comprehensive Introduction (pp. 19-203). John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.