Poison can be defined as a substance which causes adverse reaction in human or animal systems when introduced into body through various ways accidental or deliberate methods. These substances will be capable to bring dreadful effects in living systems. The major poisons are venoms, chemicals, bacterial toxins, toxic gases etc. The various ways of poisoning includes ingestion, inhalation, injection, or absorption. The effect of poisoning depends on the dosage and time of exposure.
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