Ricin Toxin

Editor(s): John W. Cherwonogrodzky

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`Ricin Toxin’ brings together a collection of in depth and cutting edge reviews that focus on the current understanding of ricin toxins. This e-book provides a historical background, innovations in ...
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Editor’s Biography  Open Access Plus

Pp. i

John W. Cherwonogrodzky

Foreword  Open Access Plus

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Damien C. Chong

Preface  Open Access Plus

Pp. iii-iv (2)

John W. Cherwonogrodzky

List of Contributors  Open Access Plus

Pp. v-viii (4)

John W. Cherwonogrodzky

Ricin - From Pharaohs to Bioterrorists and Beyond  Open Access Plus

Pp. 3-37 (35)

Martha L. Hale

Current Technologies for the Detection of Ricin in Different Matrices  Open Access Plus

Pp. 38-56 (19)

Xiaohua He

Ricin: Sorption by Soils, Minerals, Textiles, and Food; Soil Infiltration and Dust Transport  Open Access Plus

Pp. 57-85 (29)

Richard E. Zartman and William F. Jaynes

Risk of Ricin from Commercial Castor Production in North America  Open Access Plus

Pp. 86-97 (12)

Dick L. Auld, Calvin L. Trostle, Travis D. Miller, Xiaohua He and Robert W. Duncan

Generic Antibody Therapy, Polyclonal and Monoclonal, on Ricin Toxin Extracted from Several Cultivars of the Castor Plant (Ricinus Communis)  Open Access Plus

Pp. 98-109 (12)

Rayanne Hilsen, Scott J. Jager and John W. Cherwonogrodzky

Progress in the Development of Vaccines Against Ricin Intoxication  Open Access Plus

Pp. 110-129 (20)

Virginia I. Roxas-Duncan and Leonard A. Smith

Improving Anti-Ricin Antibodies: Chimerization and Selection of Ricin-Resistant Hybridoma Cell Lines  Open Access Plus

Pp. 130-144 (15)

Seth H. Pincus, Clorinda Johnson, Grace Maresh and Kejing Song

Anti-Ricin Protective Monoclonal Antibodies  Open Access Plus

Pp. 145-158 (14)

Wei-Gang Hu, Junfei Yin, Damon Chau, Charles C. Hu and John W. Cherwonogrodzky

Antibody Humanization by a Single Cycle of CDR-Grafting  Open Access Plus

Pp. 159-181 (23)

Wei-Gang Hu, Junfei Yin, Damon Chau, Charles C. Hu and John W. Cherwonogrodzky

Discovery of an Effective Ricin Antidote: An Old Drug for a New Use  Open Access Plus

Pp. 182-196 (15)

Junfei Yin, Michael Fung and John W. Cherwonogrodzky

A Ricin-Like Toxoid Used to Raise Goat Anti-Ricin Antibodies  Open Access Plus

Pp. 197-207 (11)

Donald I.H. Stewart, Erik J. Wiersma, Vadim Tsvetnitsky, Thor Borgford, Curtis Braun, Dominik Stoll, Veronica Restelli, John W. Cherwonogrodzky, Laurel M. Negrych and Charles C. Hu

Harnessing the Destructive Power of Ricin to Fight Human Cancer  Open Access Plus

Pp. 208-237 (30)

Maddalena de Virgilio and Bernard Degryse

Index  Open Access Plus

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John W. Cherwonogrodzky