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New PDF release: Aquatic Ecotoxicology: Advancing Tools for Dealing with

By Claude Amiard-Triquet,Jean-Claude Amiard,Catherine Mouneyrac

ISBN-10: 0128009497

ISBN-13: 9780128009499

Aquatic Ecotoxicology: Advancing instruments for facing rising Risks offers an intensive examine contemporary advances in aquatic ecotoxicology and their software in assessing the danger of famous and rising environmental contaminants.

This crucial reference, introduced jointly by means of major specialists within the box, publications clients via current and novel methods to environmental danger review, then providing contemporary advances within the box of ecotoxicology, together with omics-based applied sciences, biomarkers, and reference species.

The booklet then demonstrates how those advances can be utilized to layout and practice assays to find the toxicological endpoints of rising dangers in the aquatic setting, equivalent to nanomaterials, own care items, PFOS and chemical combos. The textual content is a useful reference for any scientist who reports the consequences of contaminants on organisms that reside inside aquatic environments.

  • Provides the newest views on rising poisonous dangers to aquatic environments, reminiscent of nanomaterials, prescribed drugs, chemical combos, and perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS)
  • Offers useful tips on contemporary advances to aid in picking the main applicable toxicological assay
  • Presents case experiences and knowledge on numerous reference species to aid positioned the ecotoxicological conception into sensible probability assess

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