Nonhuman primates as animal models for toxicology research

Current Protocols in Toxicology
T M Burbacher, Kimberly S Grant

Abstract

There is a long history for the use of nonhuman primates in toxicological research. This unit reviews applications in reproductive toxicology and teratology, neural toxicology and neurobehavioral toxicology, immunotoxicology, respiratory (lung) toxicology, and chemical carcinogenesis.

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