Accumulation of copper and histopathological alterations in the oyster Crassostrea angulata

Specimens of Crassostrea angulata were exposed to sublethal copper concentrations (200 and 600 μgL–1 Cu2+) during 2 to 30 days. The accumulation of copper and histopathological effects on the gills, digestive gland and heart were studied. The highest copper concentrations were found in the gills, wi...

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Main Authors: Rodríguez de la Rua, A, Arellano, JM, González de Canales, ML, Blasco, J, Sarasquete, C
Format: Online
Published: Iniversidad Autónoma de Baja California 2005
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