Biochemical Markers of In Vivo Hepatotoxicity

  title={Biochemical Markers of In Vivo Hepatotoxicity},
  author={Arika Wm and Nyamai Dw and Osano Ko and Ngugi Mp and Njagi Enm},
  journal={Journal of Clinical Toxicology},
A chemical compound, whether of natural or of synthetic origin, brings about a toxicological effect when its dose is high enough or the duration of exposure is sufficient to cause an alteration in the normal homeostasis of body fluids and tissues. Therefore, the right dose differentiates a toxicant from a remedy. The body detoxifies drugs and other chemical compounds through key organs such as the liver. The liver plays a central role in the metabolism and excretion of xenobiotics which makes… 

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