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Get this from a library! Principles for the testing of drugs for teratogenicity. Report of a WHO Scientific Group.. [World Health Organization. Scientific Group on Principles for the Testing of Drugs for Teratogenicity.]. Little is known about specific teratogenic mechanisms but some general principles have been formulated. Susceptibility to teratogens is genetically determined. Teratogenic agents may be beneficial or harmless to the mother but harmful or lethal to the embryo or the fetus. Most drugs and chemicals will cross the by: This book is a comprehensive guide to the procedures and methods commonly employed in the safety testing of all classes of chemical for teratogenicity (also referred to as embryotoxicity. This detailed book provides a compilation of laboratory techniques and tests to assess the risks to embryo-fetal development from drug exposure during early developmental stages. After an introduction to teratogenicity testing, the contents explore both in vitro and in vivo techniques in the study of the teratogenic and fetotoxic effects of.
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