The word Forensic Toxicology refers to any legal investigation using the discipline toxicology. The forensic toxicology uses various disciplines like toxicology, pharmacology, molecular biology and clinical chemistry to search for the drug or chemical being used in the death of any individual.
Peer review refers to the work done during the screening of submitted manuscripts and funding applications. This process encourages authors to meet the accepted standards of their discipline and reduces the dissemination of irrelevant findings, unwarranted claims, unacceptable interpretations, and personal views. Publications that have not undergone peer review are likely to be regarded with suspicion by academic scholars and professionals.
Last date updated on September, 2014