Accumulation, Biotransformation, Histopathology and Paralysis in the Pacific Calico Scallop Argopecten ventricosus by the Paralyzing Toxins of the Dinoflagellate Gymnodinium catenatum

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Escobedo-Lozano, Amada Y.; Estrada, Norma; Ascencio, Felipe; Contreras, Gerardo; Alonso-Rodriguez, Rosalba;
  • Publisher: Molecular Diversity Preservation International
  • Journal: Marine Drugs,volume 10,issue 5,pages1,044-1,065 (issn: 1660-3397, eissn: 1660-3397)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3397451, doi: 10.3390/md10051044
  • Subject: Gymnodinium catenatum | Argopecten ventricosus | <em>Gymnodinium catenatum</em> | histopathology | paralyzing shellfish poison | paralysis | &lt;em&gt;Gymnodinium catenatum&lt;/em&gt; | Article | QH301-705.5 | <em>Argopecten ventricosus</em> | &lt;em&gt;Argopecten ventricosus&lt;/em&gt; | Biology (General)
    mesheuropmc: animal structures | macromolecular substances | stomatognathic system

The dinoflagellate &lt;em&gt;Gymnodinium catenatum&lt;/em&gt; produces paralyzing shellfish poisons that are consumed and accumulated by bivalves. We performed short-term feeding experiments to examine ingestion, accumulation, biotransformation, histopathology, and para... View more
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