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Pharmacology & Toxicology

A guide to Pharmacology and Toxicology

Subject Guide

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Melissa Helwig
W.K. Kellogg Health Sciences Library
Sir Charles Tupper Medical Building
5850 College Street
Halifax, NS

My office is located on the 2nd floor of the Collaborative Health Education Building

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Welcome to the Pharmacology and Toxicology LibGuide!

Pharmacology: The study of the origin, nature, properties, and actions of drugs and their effects on living organisms. — MeSH

Toxicology: The detection, chemical composition, and biological action of toxic substances or poisons and the treatment and prevention of toxic manifestations. — MeSH


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