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Chapter 1

Endocrine Disruptor Effects on Estrogen, Androgen and Thyroid Pathways: Recent Advances on Screening and Assessment

In this chapter, we present a basic introduction to endocrine disruption as well as information on recent advances in screening for and assessments of effects related to the estrogen, androgen and thyroid part of the endocrine system. Respective modes of action, schematic adverse outcome pathways and respective assays are briefly summarized as well as adverse effects observed in animal studies that may be indicative of related endocrine adversities.

Publication details


Print publication date
08 Dec 2020
Copyright year
2021
Print ISBN
978-1-78801-741-1
PDF eISBN
978-1-83916-073-8
ePub eISBN
978-1-83916-083-7
From the book series:
Issues in Toxicology