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toxicogenomics


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The study of the toxic effects of drugs or other substances on patterns of gene expression in particular cells or tissues. It is thus a synthesis of toxicology and genomics, particularly transcriptomics, and is aimed at identifying potential new drugs more efficiently and revealing the genetic basis of toxic reactions to compounds.

Subjects: Chemistry — Biological Sciences.


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