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Main Title Nondestructive biomarkers in vertebrates
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Fossi, M. Cristina.
Leonzio, Claudio.
Publisher Lewis Publishers,
Year Published 1994
OCLC Number 28021940
ISBN 0873716485
Subjects Vertebrates--Effect of pollution on--Congresses ; Biochemical markers--Congresses ; Environmental monitoring--Congresses ; Biological Markers--congresses ; Environmental Monitoring--congresses ; Vertebrates--congresses
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ELBM  QL605.N66 1994 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 09/02/1994
Collation 345 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Use of nondestructive biomarkers in the hazard assessment of vertebrate populations / M. Cristina Fossi, Claudio Leonzio and David Peakall -- Enzymatic biomarkers -- Blood esterases as indicators of exposure to organophosphorus and carbamate insecticides / Helen Thompson and Colin Walker -- Clinical biochemistry / Anne Fairbrother -- Metabolic products as biomarkers -- Porphyrins as nondestructive indicators of exposure to environmental pollutants / Francesco De Matteis and Chang K. Lim -- Genotoxic responses -- Genotoxic responses in blood / Lee R. Shugart -- Genotoxic responses in blood detected by cytogenetic and cytometric assays / John W. Bickham -- Hemoglobin adducts / Lee R. Shugart -- Cellular biomarkers -- Integrated approach to cellular biomarkers in fish / Michael Moore ... {et al.} -- Biomarkers in eggs -- Biomarkers in egg samples / David Peakall -- Biomarkers in studies of endangered species: marine mammals -- Improved whale biopsy system designed for multidisciplinary research / R.H. Lambertsen ... {et al.}. (cont) Assessment of organochlorine pollutants in cetaceans by means of skin and hypodermic biopsies / Alex Aguilar and Asuncion Borrell -- Remarks on nondestructive biomarkers -- Rational basis for the use of biomarkers as ecotoxicological tools / Michael Depledge -- Nondestructive biomarker strategy: perspectives and applications / Claudio Leonzio and M. Cristina Fossi -- Future of nondestructive biomarkers / John F. McCarthy.