Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

Principles of Biochemical Toxicology
0.5 Credit

Concepts in toxicology will be examined at the biochemical and molecular level. An introduction to ADME will be provided !the absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion of xenobiotics (compounds foreign to the body, such as drugs and pollutants). Topics will include Phase I and Phase II reactions, reactive intermediates, mutagenesis/ carcinogenesis, and pharmacogenomics.

Additional Course Information
CH250 or CH330.
CH350 is recommended as a co-requisite.