Experts and Doctors on aryl hydrocarbon receptors in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Locale: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Topic: aryl hydrocarbon receptors
- Head J, Hahn M, Kennedy S. Key amino acids in the aryl hydrocarbon receptor predict dioxin sensitivity in avian species. Environ Sci Technol. 2008;42:7535-41 pubmed..Given the large degree of variation in species sensitivity and the paucity of species-specific toxicity data, a genetic screen based on these findings could substantially improve risk assessment for dioxin-like compounds in wild birds...