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toxins

poisons produced by certain animals, plants, or bacteria.


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Dioxin and Heated Bottled Water

... as Cling film, is just as dangerous when placed over foods to be cooked in the microwave. As the food is nuked, the high heat causes poisonous toxins to actually melt out of the plastic wrap and drip into the food. Cover food with a paper towel instead. This is an article that should be share ...

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by Ahsmeah
Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:21 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dioxin and Heated Bottled Water
Replies: 1
Views: 729

cell specific markers

... glutathione S-transferase. This enzyme functions in the detoxification of xenobiotics, including carcinogens, therapeutic drugs and environmental toxins. It was present in the African-American population with a frequency of 23% while it was not identified in any of the other three populations.

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by MarkHolland
Sat Mar 30, 2013 3:16 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: cell specific markers
Replies: 3
Views: 4592

Certain toxins are capable of blocking the Ach receptors wit

Certain toxins are capable of blocking the Ach receptors within a motor end plate. Explain the health consequences of a heavy exposure to this type of toxin

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by slonce1502
Mon Dec 03, 2012 1:59 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Certain toxins are capable of blocking the Ach receptors wit
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Views: 1064

age and cumulative impact of carcinogens

... at a young age has more time to cause more oncogenes. some rough definitions for underinformed readers: carcinogens - things such as chemical toxins and radiation that tamper with the genes (DNA) in our cells to cause mutations; these mutations may result in oncogenes oncogene - a mutated ...

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by wildfunguy
Thu Aug 16, 2012 6:17 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: age and cumulative impact of carcinogens
Replies: 1
Views: 2509

Re: Molecules entering the bloodstream from skin absorption

... substance does get through skin, that how a lot of medications work, Eg, Nicotine, and Nitroglycerin for heart attacks, Similarity a lot of toxins work the same way (seen them in action thrillers) , Does that help?

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by david23
Sat Jul 14, 2012 1:07 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Molecules entering the bloodstream from skin absorption
Replies: 2
Views: 10145
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