Topical Collection "Heavy Metals Toxicology"

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A topical collection in Toxics (ISSN 2305-6304).

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Collection Editor
Prof. Dr. Wayne Briner
Department of Psychology, Ashford University, 8620 Spectrum Center Blvd, San Diego, CA 92123 USA
Phone: 858-705-2294
Interests: neurotoxicology; heavy metals; teratology; behavioral teratology

Topical Collection Information

Dear Colleagues,

Heavy metals such as lead and mercury continue to effect human and environmental health. Heavy metals not only persist in the environment but continue to be produced and released by mining, manufacturing and environmental processes. Human exposure persists and even expands as humankind develops more manufacturing and mining processes, encroaches on more land area, and develops uses for a wider variety of heavy metals. Progress has been made in understanding the toxicology of metals, prevention has been improved and treatment refined over the years.  Despite these advances more research needs to be done.

We invite contributors to this collection of Toxics that will focus on heavy metal toxicology. We invite all papers addressing this problem.  Theoretical papers will also be considered. We especially encourage papers examining metal-metal interactions and pharmacologic treatment of heavy metal exposure.

Professor Dr. Wayne Briner
Collection Editor

Manuscript Submission Information

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Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. For the first few issues the Article Processing Charge (APC) will be waived for well-prepared manuscripts. English correction and/or formatting fees of 250 CHF (Swiss Francs) will be charged in certain cases for those articles accepted for publication that require extensive additional formatting and/or English corrections.


Keywords

  • heavy metal
  • interactions
  • chelation
  • lead
  • mercury
  • treatment
  • molecular mechanisms
  • antagonist

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2015  ( 3 papers )


2014  ( 6 papers )


2015
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Toxics 2015, 3(2), 170-186; doi:10.3390/toxics3020170
Received: 16 March 2015 / Revised: 8 April 2015 / Accepted: 22 April 2015 / Published: 28 April 2015
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Toxics 2015, 3(2), 130-151; doi:10.3390/toxics3020130
Received: 15 March 2015 / Revised: 30 March 2015 / Accepted: 3 April 2015 / Published: 13 April 2015
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Toxics 2015, 3(1), 20-62; doi:10.3390/toxics3010020
Received: 31 July 2014 / Revised: 4 September 2014 / Accepted: 14 January 2015 / Published: 26 January 2015
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2014
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Toxics 2014, 2(3), 417-442; doi:10.3390/toxics2030417
Received: 3 March 2014 / Revised: 21 July 2014 / Accepted: 6 August 2014 / Published: 18 August 2014
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Toxics 2014, 2(3), 403-416; doi:10.3390/toxics2030403
Received: 20 May 2014 / Revised: 29 July 2014 / Accepted: 30 July 2014 / Published: 11 August 2014
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Toxics 2014, 2(3), 364-376; doi:10.3390/toxics2030364
Received: 21 February 2014 / Revised: 30 May 2014 / Accepted: 18 June 2014 / Published: 25 June 2014
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Toxics 2014, 2(2), 327-345; doi:10.3390/toxics2020327
Received: 6 May 2014 / Revised: 4 June 2014 / Accepted: 5 June 2014 / Published: 18 June 2014
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Toxics 2014, 2(2), 258-275; doi:10.3390/toxics2020258
Received: 2 April 2014 / Revised: 26 May 2014 / Accepted: 29 May 2014 / Published: 5 June 2014
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Toxics 2014, 2(1), 50-78; doi:10.3390/toxics2010050
Received: 14 January 2014 / Revised: 10 February 2014 / Accepted: 20 February 2014 / Published: 17 March 2014
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Last update: 1 September 2015

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