Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationships (QSAR) for Pesticide Regulatory Purposes - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444527103, 9780080475325

Quantitative Structure-Activity Relationships (QSAR) for Pesticide Regulatory Purposes

1st Edition

Editor-in-Chiefs: Emilio Benfenati
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444527103
eBook ISBN: 9780080475325
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 26th March 2007
Page Count: 532
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Description

  1. Chapter 1. QSAR for regulatory purposes: the case for pesticide authorization
  2. Chapter 2. Databases for pesticide ecotoxicity
  3. Chapter 3. Characterization of chemical structures
  4. Chapter 4. Algorithms for (Q)SAR models building
  5. Chapter 5. Hybrid systems
  6. Chapter 6. Validation of the models
  7. Chapter 7. Results of the modeling step
  8. Chapter 8. The quality criteria of the DEMETRA models for regulatory purposes, specificity, general lessons and future perspectives
  9. Chapter 9. Use of the DEMETRA models

Key Features

  • Assesses the needs of regulators for pesticide approval and how these needs affect QSAR models
  • Combines theoretical discussion with practical examples, including five worked examples of hybrid systems
  • Refers to original software available through the internet

Readership

For regulators of chemicals, chemical industries, scientists in QSAR field; IT, and toxicology, consumer and animal protection associations

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1. QSAR for regulatory purposes: the case for pesticide authorization
  2. Chapter 2. Databases for pesticide ecotoxicity
  3. Chapter 3. Characterization of chemical structures
  4. Chapter 4. Algorithms for (Q)SAR models building
  5. Chapter 5. Hybrid systems
  6. Chapter 6. Validation of the models
  7. Chapter 7. Results of the modeling step
  8. Chapter 8. The quality criteria of the DEMETRA models for regulatory purposes, specificity, general lessons and future perspectives
  9. Chapter 9. Use of the DEMETRA models

Details

No. of pages:
532
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier Science 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780080475325
Hardcover ISBN:
9780444527103

About the Editor-in-Chief

Emilio Benfenati

Affiliations and Expertise

Laboratory of Environmental Chem. and Toxicology, Mario Negri Institute, Miliano, Italy