Statistical models for biphasic dose-response relationships (hormesis) in toxicological studies

  title={Statistical models for biphasic dose-response relationships (hormesis) in toxicological studies},
  author={Christian Okechukwu Nweke and Chukwudi Ogbonna},
The dose-response phenomenon characterized by low dose stimulation and high dose toxicity has been reawakened after a long period of marginalization. This phenomenon termed hormesis is induced by biological, physical and chemical agents and occurs in all groups of living things including whole plants and animals, microorganisms, cells and tissues. Hormesis has attracted increased interest among toxicologists from diverse disciplines, resulting to emergence of new scientific tools for its study… 

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