Download PDF by Ian R. Falconer: Algal toxins in seafood and drinking water

By Ian R. Falconer

ISBN-10: 0122479904

ISBN-13: 9780122479908

Crimson tides within the sea and vibrant eco-friendly lakes and rivers have gotten positive factors of our degraded global atmosphere. those occasions, because of algae and the pollutants they produce, are frequently linked to poisoning of individuals or cattle leading to damage to wellbeing and fitness and financial loss. This quantity presents definitive details at the id of poisonous marine and freshwater algae, the regimen research and results of Read more...

Show description

Read or Download Algal toxins in seafood and drinking water PDF

Similar toxicology books

King of Poisons: A History of Arsenic by John Parascandola PDF

For hundreds of years arsenic’s snapshot as a poison has been inextricably tied to photographs of foul play. In King of toxins, John Parascandola examines the impressive heritage of this lethal element.

From Gustave Flaubert to Dorothy Sayers, arsenic has lengthy held a spot within the literary realm as an software of homicide and suicide. It was once delightfully used as a resource of comedy within the recognized play Arsenic and previous Lace. yet as Parascandola exhibits, arsenic has had a few fabulous real-world functions. It was once usually present in such universal goods as wallpaper, paint, cosmetics, or even sweet, and its use in scientific remedies used to be frequent. American ambassador Clare Boothe Luce suffered from publicity to arsenical paint in her examine, and Napoleon’s demise has lengthy been imagined to be the results of unintended or intentional poisoning.

But arsenic poisoning remains to be a public threat. locally round American collage in Washington, D. C. , the military has undertaken an enormous cleanup of artillery shells and bottles containing chemical struggle brokers resembling arsenical lewisite after a few workmen and citizens grew to become unwell. Arsenic illness of the water offer in Bangladesh and in West Bengal, India, is an incredible public illness at the present time. From homicide to crime fiction, from business toxin to chemical war, arsenic is still a strong strength in smooth existence.

Download e-book for kindle: Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies by Lewis Goldfrank, Neal Flomenbaum, Neal Lewin, Mary Ann

The entire "how-to" poison administration source - rely on it to stick completely present and good educated! Goldfrank's TOXICOLOGIC EMERGENCIES, seventh version, offers a goldmine of data on nearly all facets of scientific toxicology. No area is wasted-even the interior of the back and front covers will give you crucial details in easy-to-read desk shape.

New PDF release: TRP Channels as Therapeutic Targets: From Basic Science to

TRP Channels as healing pursuits: From easy technological know-how to medical Use is authored by means of specialists throughout academia and undefined, delivering readers with a whole photo of the healing capability and demanding situations linked to utilizing TRP channels as drug objectives. This e-book bargains a different scientific process via protecting compounds that focus on TRP channels in pre-clinical and scientific levels, additionally delivering a dialogue of TRP channels as biomarkers.

Perpetua M. Muganda's Apoptosis Methods in Toxicology PDF

This precise quantity presents a unmarried, worthy reference resource for ways that definitively determine and competently quantify apoptosis. The publication starts off with universal equipment applied to realize and quantitate apoptosis, in addition to apoptosis signaling pathways in toxicological and different similar learn.

Additional resources for Algal toxins in seafood and drinking water

Example text

A. K. (1990) Br eve toxin contamination of Mercenaria mercenaria and Crassostrea virginica: A management issue. In Toxic Marine Phytoplankton (Eds E. Graneli, B. Sundstrom, L. M. Anderson), pp. 499-503. , New York. K. T. (1991) An expatriate red tide bloom - Transport, distribution, and persistence. Limnol. Oceanogr. 36, 1053-1061. V. and Kogure, K. (1989) Bacterial production of tetrodotoxin in four species of Chaetognatha. Biol. Bull. 176, 191-194. D. and Morey-Gaines, G. (1984) Ciguatoxigenic dinoflagellates from the Caribbean Sea.

391-396. , New York. F. (1962) Mem. Junta Invest. Cient. Ultramar Ser. II 33, 89-114. F. (1968) Studies on cultures of marine phytoplankton. II. Dinoflagellate Exuviella baltica Lohm. with reference to a "red tide" occurred in the coast of Angola. Mem. Inst. Invest. Cient. Mocamb. Ser. A 9, 185-247. A. M. (1987) Dinoflagellate reproduction. In The Biology of Dinoflagellates (Ed. R. Taylor), pp. 611-648. Blackwell Scientific, Oxford. S. S. (1956) The toxicity of Cardium edule L. and its possible relation to the dinoflagellate Prorocentrum micans.

1957) Nutritional requirements and toxicity of two marine Amphidinium. J. Protozool. 4, 7. , Espinosa, M. and Diaz, G. (1986) Paralytic shellfish poisoning with a Gymnodinium catenatum red tide on the Pacific coast of Mexico. Mar. Environ. Res. 19, 77-92. T. M. (1993) Are there cysts in the genus Dinophysis? J. Smayda and Y. Shimizu), pp. 153-157. Elsevier Science Publishers, Amsterdam. Morey-Gaines, G. (1982) Gymnodinium catenatum Graham (Dinophyceae): morphology and affinities with armoured forms.

Download PDF sample

Algal toxins in seafood and drinking water by Ian R. Falconer

by Joseph

Rated 5.00 of 5 – based on 26 votes