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    Aquatic Toxicology and Risk Assessment: Fourteenth Volume

    Mayes MA, Barron MG
    Published: 1991

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    Evolving concepts and perspectives in aquatic toxicology and hazard assessment. Topics covered:

    • Organ System Toxicology and Biomarkers

    • Risk Assessment and Complex Mixtures

    • The Animal Welfare Act

    • Toxicant Reduction Strategies

    • Carcinogenesis

    • Bioconcentration

    • Toxicity Evaluation

    • Sediment Toxicity Assessment

    Table of Contents


    The Animal Welfare Act: Implication and Predictions in Lower Vertebrate Research

    Indices of Oxidative Stress as Biomarkers for Environmental Contamination

    Estimation of Exposure and Resulting Mortality of Aquatic Biota Following Spills of Toxic Substances Using a Numerical Model

    An Ecological Impact Assessment Framework for Decision-Making Related to Sediment Quality

    Decreased Effluent Toxicity in the Japanese Medaka, Oryzias latipes, Embryo-Larval Assay Following Initiation of a Toxicant Reduction Strategy

    Factors Affecting Toxicity Identification Evaluation: The Role of Source Water Used in Industrial Processes

    Studies on the Carcinogenic Effects of Benzo(a)pyrene and 7, 12-Dimethylbenz (a)anthracene on the Sheepshead Minnow (Cyprinodon variegatus)

    Modeling the Joint Toxicity of Xenobiotics to Aquatic Organisms: Basic Concepts and Approaches

    Experimental Techniques for Pharmacokinetic Data Collection in Free-Swimming Fish

    Experimental Design for Pharmacokinetic Data Analysis Using Compartmental Pharmacokinetic Models

    Scaling Bioconcentration and Pharmacokinetic Parameters for Body Size and Environmental Variables in Fish

    Bioaccumulation of Organic Micropollutants in Different Aquatic Organisms: Sublethal Toxic Effects on Fish

    Toxicant Body Residues: Implications for Aquatic Bioassays with Some Organic Chemicals

    Evaluation of Acute and Chronic Toxicity Tests with Larval Striped Bass

    The Role of Biomonitoring in Measuring the Success of Reclamation at a Hazardous Waste Site

    The Fish Gill: A Sensitive Target for Waterborne Pollutants

    The Use of Fish Physiology Literature for Predicting Fish Acute Toxicity Syndromes

    Effect of Variation in Sediment Composition on the Uptake Rate Coefficient for Selected PCB and PAH Congeners by the Amphipod, Diporeia sp.

    A Sublethal Sediment Toxicity Test Using Juvenile Neanthes sp. (Polychaeta: Nereidae)

    Modeling the Reduction of Sediment-Bound Toxics by Detention Basins

    Distribution of Polychlorinated Terphenyls in Tributaries of the Southern Chesapeake Bay

    Characterization of Reference Artemia III for Marine Toxicological Studies

    Performance Evaluation of Sperm Cell Toxicity Test Using the Sea Urchin, Arbacia punctulata

    Prediction of Plant Heavy Metal Uptake

    Mechanism of Selective Toxicity of Diazinon to Killifish (Oryzias latipes) and Loach (Misgurnus anguillicaudatus)

    Interlaboratory Comparison of the Early Life-Stage Toxicity Test Using Sheepshead Minnows (Cyprinodon variegatus)

    Author Index

    Subject Index

    Committee: E47

    DOI: 10.1520/STP1124-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-5176-5

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-1425-8