Trakhtenberg I.M., Korshun М.M., Dmytrukha N.M., Krasnokutska L.M., Korolenko T.K., Kozlov K.P.
Institute for Occupational Health of AMS of Ukraine, Kiev
The article summarizes the scientific activity of the Laboratory of Industrial Toxicology and Occupational Health in the use of chemicals over 35 years; main present-day and perspective scientific directions are laid down as well as the results of exper¬imental studies; their significance for theory and practice is underlined. The development of the concept on the effect of fac¬tors of low intensity, substantiation of principles, indices and criteria in the assessment of norms, pre-pathology and pathol¬ogy of the chemical genesis are among them.
Key words: industrial toxicology, chemical factors, adaptation, norm, pre-pathology, pathology