Essays about: "Anna Sundelin"

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  1. 1. Ecotoxicological effects on a food-web exposed to pharmaceuticals : Uptake and effects of oxazepam, fexofenadine and a mixture of both in algae, zooplankton and sticklebacks.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för ekologi, miljö och geovetenskap

    Author : Anna Sundelin; [2015]
    Keywords : Bioconcentration; Bioaccumulation; Behaviour; Pharmaceutical mixtures.;

    Abstract : Complex mixtures of biologically active pharmaceutical residues continuously enter aquatic environments via wastewater, where it can affect species through preserved human drug targets or cause unexpected effects in non-target species. Benzodiazepines and antihistamines are two highly consumed groups of pharmaceuticals that have been shown to bioconcentrate in aquatic organisms and induce behavioural alterations affecting individual fitness. READ MORE