Short Commentary: Toxicology
Department of Bioinformatics, SRM University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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Department of Bioinformatics
SRM University, Chennai
Tamil Nadu, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Received: 28/05/2015 Accepted: 31/05/2015 Published: 03/06/2015
A toxic substance that is a particular result of the metabolic exercises of a living life form and is normally exceptionally precarious, remarkably poisonous when brought into the tissues, and commonly equipped for impelling counter acting agent arrangement. Harming and the information of toxic substances have a long and vivid history in spite of the fact that the exploration of toxicology has just as of late start to be as a particular control. Indeed, even the hollow tenants had some learning of the unfavorable impacts of a mixed bag of normally happening substances, information that they utilized as a part of chasing and in fighting.
Popular early casualties of plant and creature toxic substances were the Greek logician Socrates and the Egyptian Queen Cleopatra. Socrates was compelled to drink Hemlock for tainting the young of Athens.
Cleopatra submitted suicide through the chomp of an asp, a toxic snake. As time advanced, toxicological information and its applications extended. For sure, harming got to be systematized in various spots, and a few legislatures used toxins for state executions, a practice that proceeds in a few locales, through means, for example, deadly infusions.