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Development of reliable and specific analytical methods and rapid assay procedures for phycotoxins - PSP - FC0741

Summary Objective:-
Assess alternative assay procedures for PSP toxins using ELISA, tissue culture and HPLC and to compare these with the mouse bioassay. Also, to characterise PSP toxins in UK shellfish and develop a competitive binding assay for PSP.

Key Customer Purpose:-
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1996

To: 1997

Cost: £40,062
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Marine Laboratory - Aberdeen
Fields of Study
Fish Health and Aquaculture