The book is updated with the latest information on topics including environmental chemistry, carcinogenic classification, plant, bacterial, and animal toxins
, and has a new chapter on endocrine toxicology.
As soon as you shoot any animal toxins
build up very quickly and it's not good."
Sutherland, Australian Animal Toxins
: The creatures, their toxins and care of the poisoned patient, Melbourne, 1983, p.1.
Informed and informative, "Venomous Animals Of The World" offers such observations as poisons being classified ingested toxins while venoms are injected toxins; the pharmaceutical industry has been able to use animal toxins
as the basis for many beneficial drugs; and so much more.
Moreover, he covers how illicit drugs, plant and animal toxins
, environmental contaminants, and food additives affect the human body.