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Endocrine Disruptions in Aquatic & Terrestrial Invertebrates (CDEP 84/5/317) - ME2101

Description
To determine the extent and severity of endocrine disruption related responses in sentinal aquatic, (freshwater, estuarine and marine) and terrestrical invertebrates through appropriate markers.

To relate marker response measured in individuals to standardised whole organism effects and those of populations and communities.

To identify major causative agent(s) and sources of effects in the environment.
Project Documents
• Final Report : ME2101   (1478k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2001

To: 2004

Cost: £219,494
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Water Research Centre
Keywords
Biotechnology              
Endocrine Disruptors              
Environmental Protection              
Marine conservation              
Monitoring              
Nature conservation              
Fields of Study
Environmental Protection - Marine