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ZZ_Review fish and aquatic alternative tests

Description:

Review tests based on fish cells and cell lines, fish embryos, lower organisms, and the many expert systems and QSARs for aquatic toxicity testing.

Reference:
Grindon et al. Altern Lab Anim. 2006 Dec;34(6):651-64.

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Details:

Prospects for using alternative methods (both in vitro and in silico) for environmental (aquatic) toxicity testing. The manuscript reviews tests based on fish cells and cell lines, fish embryos, lower organisms, and the many expert systems and QSARs for aquatic toxicity testing.