A pharmacological or physiological measurement which is used to predict a toxic event in an animal. A specific biochemical in the body which has a particular molecular feature that makes it useful for measuring the progress of disease or the effects of treatment.

From the BioTech Dictionary at http://biotech.icmb.utexas.edu/. For further information see the BioTech homenode.

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