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ZFET acute

Description:

Embryo/larvae stage, used in a 48 hr-96 hr test, visual records of 4 endpoints as indication of lethality.

Reference:
Lammer et al., Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2009 Mar;149(2):196-209. Epub 2008 Dec 3.

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