Hormesis in mixtures -- can it be predicted?

  title={Hormesis in mixtures -- can it be predicted?},
  author={Regina G Belz and Nina Cedergreen and Helle S\orensen},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  volume={404 1},
Binary mixture studies are well established for mixtures of pollutants, pesticides, or allelochemicals and sound statistical methods are available to evaluate the results in relation to reference models. The majority of mixture studies are conducted to investigate the effect of one compound on the inhibitory action of another. However, since stimulatory responses to low concentrations of chemicals are gaining increased attention and improved statistical models are available to describe this… CONTINUE READING