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Fish toxicity prediction from algae

Description:

Prediction of acute fish toxicity based on the correlation between acute toxicity data of the green alga Chlorella vulgaris and fish Pimephales promelas (96h LC50) and consideration of molecular descriptors

Reference:
Cronin et al. 2004 Chem Res Toxicol.17(4):545-54.

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Cronin MT, Netzeva TI, Dearden JC, Edwards R, Worgan AD.Assessment and modeling of the toxicity of organic chemicals to Chlorella vulgaris: development of a novel database. Chem Res Toxicol. 2004 Apr;17(4):545-54.