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Determinação da toxicidade do selênio por meio de análises hematológicas em Oreochromis niloticus
Selenium (Se) is described as an essential micronutrient and participates in different biological functions, as the antioxidant defense systems maintenance and regulation. However, when in high concentrations, Se may cause ...
Identification of alpha-beta unsaturated aldehydes as sources of toxicity to activated sludge biomass in polyester manufacturing wastewater
(Iwa PublishingLondonInglaterra, 2010)
TOXICITY OF THURINGIENSIN ON IMMATURE AND ADULT STAGES OF Tetranychus urticae KOCH AND Panonychus ulmi (KOCH) (ACARINA: TETRANYCHIDAE)
(Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias, INIA, 2001)
Toxicity of organophosphorus pesticides to the stingless bees Scaptotrigona bipunctata and Tetragonisca fiebrigi
This study estimated the toxicity of the insecticides chlorpyrifos and phosmet to the stingless bees Scaptotrigona bipunctata and Tetragonisca fiebrigi. The results showed significant differences in susceptibility between ...
Acute and subacute (28 days) oral toxicity assessment of the oil extracted from Acrocomia aculeata pulp in rats
(Elsevier B.V., 2014-12-01)
Acrocomia aculeata, popularly known as "bocaitiva", is a species used for nutritional purposes and for the treatment of various diseases, as it has, among other things, high levels of antioxidant compounds. This ...
Toxicity assessment of arsenic and cobalt in the presence of aquatic humic substances of different molecular sizes
The release of contaminants in aquatic ecosystems can be influenced by humic acids. In this study, toxicity tests using environmentally relevant concentrations of arsenic and cobalt were conducted both in the presence and ...
Sediment toxicity identification evaluation (TIE phases I and II) based on microscale bioassays for diagnosing causes of toxicity in coastal areas affected by domestic sewage
Domestic sewage is a major problem in highly urbanized coastal areas worldwide. In the present study, toxicity identification evaluation (TIE) phases I and II were applied to sediment interstitial water from 2 locations ...