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RECORD NUMBER: 8 OF 289
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Ames 'Salmonella' Mutagenicity Assay Procedures for Water Samples. Protocol A: Sample Collection. Protocol B: Sample Processing. Protocol C: Ames 'Salmonella' Mutagenicity Assay.|
|CORP Author||New Jersey Dept. of Environmental Protection, Trenton. Div. of Science and Research.;Environmental Monitoring Systems Lab., Cincinnati, OH.|
|Publisher||5 Mar 91|
|Additional Subjects||Chemical water pollutants ; Mutagenicity tests ; Salmonella typhimurium ; Genotype ; pH ; Metabolic activation ; Field tests ; Quality control ; Water sampling ; Waste water ;|
The report describes methods for water and wastewater sample collection and processing for the Ames Salmonella mutagenicity assay. Guidelines are provided for sampling equipment, composite sample collection, storage, and handling; sample filtration and extraction and concentration of organic compounds in samples; and the conduct of Ames tests with sample extracts and with samples prior to extraction.