To concentrate natural and refinery-derived inducers of mixed function oxygenase (MFO), semipermeable membrane devices (SPMDs) were deployed for 11-12 days in Norman Wells refinery effluent and upstream and downstream on the Mackenzie River, Northwest Territories, Canada.
Key words: semipermeable membrane devices (SPMDs), mixed function oxygenase (MFO), Ethoxyresorufin-O-deethylase (EROD), oil refinery effluent, Mackenzie River, Norman Wells, cell line, PLHC-1, polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs)
Relative potency of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins and dibenzofurans for inducing mixed function oxygenase activity in rainbow trout.
Substituted phenanthrenes as inducers of hepatic mixed function oxygenase (MFO) in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss).
Accumulation of fish mixed function oxygenase inducers by semipermeable membrane devices in river water and effluents, Athabasca River, August and September, 1994.