Poisonous Plants and Related Toxins

Poisonous Plants and Related Toxins

by Thomas Acamovic, Colin S Stewart, Tom W Pennycott
     
 

ISBN-10: 0851996140

ISBN-13: 9780851996141

Pub. Date: 11/01/2003

Publisher: CAB International North America

This book presents refereed and edited papers from the 6th International Symposium on Poisonous Plants, held in Scotland in August 2001. It covers a range of topics from plant biochemistry to toxic effects in animals (particularly grazing farmed animals) and humans. The contents include the evolution of antinutrients and toxins in plants, biomedical applications of

Overview

This book presents refereed and edited papers from the 6th International Symposium on Poisonous Plants, held in Scotland in August 2001. It covers a range of topics from plant biochemistry to toxic effects in animals (particularly grazing farmed animals) and humans. The contents include the evolution of antinutrients and toxins in plants, biomedical applications of toxins in plants, isolation, identification and effects of plant and fungal toxins and the effect of plant toxins on aversion to plants in animal diets.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780851996141
Publisher:
CAB International North America
Publication date:
11/01/2003
Series:
Cabi Publishing Series
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
6.75(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.70(d)

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