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National Reference Laboratory for Marine Toxins FSL - Torry - FS2825

The main aim of this project is to perform duties outlined in Council Decision 93/383 and to oversee and evaluate the use of currently available meethods for replacement of the mouse bioassay for PSP and DSP toxicity testing.
To prepare a report on 3 years data obtained from the PSP method evaluation ring trial. To adopt any method, not currently used at Torry, for complete evaluation/validation if promising results are obtained form the ring trial.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1994

To: 1997

Cost: £92,727
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Central Science Laboratory