By Keith Green (auth.), Keith Green, Henry F. Edelhauser, Robert B. Hackett, David S. Hull, David E. Potter, Ramesh C. Tripathi (ed
This quantity represents the court cases of the 5th Congress of the overseas Society of Ocular Toxicology (ISOT), which was once held on the Grove Park hotel and lodge in Asheville, North Carolina, October 13-17, 1996. we're overjoyed to offer this quantity to the ophthalmic neighborhood, specially people with an important curiosity in ocular toxicol ogy. The 5th Congress used to be built round issues on the subject of ocular drug metabolism, the ocular pathophysiological results of nitric oxide, govt concerns when it comes to using substitute equipment for toxicity checking out, and a workshop that encompassed comparisons of either in vitro as opposed to in vivo versions in addition to diverse animal versions. the end result of this congress, embodied during this quantity, is a contribution to the methodologies presently hired or below improvement and to varied drug or actual results on diverse ocular tissues. whereas the focal point of this lawsuits is on ocular results of substances or different fabrics, some of the contributions take care of subject matters that experience a wider curiosity. The workshop in regards to the use of alternative version structures and the alternative of the simplest animal version for drug checking out covers a variety of pursuits that ex has a tendency a ways past particular ocular results. this is often very true within the sector of different tools and within the number of the simplest animal version for exam of alternative affliction entities.