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Uptake kinetics of paralytic shellfish toxins from the dinoflagellate Alexandrium fundyense in the mussel Mytilus edulis.
Research into this and other shellfish toxins continues to be a major thrust of the laboratory.
Shellfish toxins are produced by algae and usually originate in the ocean.
Uptake, distribution and depuration of paralytic shellfish toxins from Alexandrium minutum in Australian greenlip abalone, Haliotis laevigata.
Shellfish toxins are a global problem and the frequency of toxin outbreaks appears to be increasing.
The chemical structure of YTX is closely related to other ladder-shaped polyethers like ciguatoxin (CTXs), maitotoxin, brevetoxins (PbTXs), and some diarrhetic shellfish toxins (DSTs).
Elevated levels of paralytic shellfish toxins has forced the closure of the entire Oregon Coast to mussel harvesting, according to the state Department of Agriculture and the Department of Fish and Wildlife.
ABSTRACT Lipophilic shellfish toxins (LSTs) produced by dinoflagellates, including Dinophysis spp.
Agriculture department officials said they will continue to test for shellfish toxins weekly as tides permit.
ABSTRACT This paper presents the results from an experiment, where uptake and elimination of diarrhetic shellfish toxins (DST) of the okadaic acid (OA) and pectenotoxin (PTX) groups were compared between blue mussels (Mytilus edulis) and European oysters (Ostrea edulis).
The agency will continue to monitor and test for shellfish toxins weekly.
The concentration of diarrhetic shellfish toxins (DST) was inversely related to the meat content of the mussels.