Responses of Algal Cells to Engineered Nanoparticles Measured as Algal Cell Population, Chlorophyll a, and Lipid Peroxidation: Effect of Particle Size and Type

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Metzler, D. M.; Erdem, A.; Tseng, Y. H.; Huang, C. P.;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Journal of Nanotechnology (issn: 1687-9503, eissn: 1687-9511)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2012/237284
  • Subject: Technology (General) | T1-995 | Article Subject

This paper investigated toxicity of three engineered nanoparticles (ENP), namely, Al2O3, SiO2, and TiO2 to the unicellular green algae, exemplified by Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata with an emphasis on particle size. The changes in pH, cell counts, chlorophyll a, and l... View more
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