Comparative study of mercury speciation in commercial fishes of the Brazilian Amazon

@article{MartnDoimeadios2014ComparativeSO,
  title={Comparative study of mercury speciation in commercial fishes of the Brazilian Amazon},
  author={Rosa C. Rodr{\'i}guez Mart{\'i}n-Doimeadios and Juan Jos{\'e} Berzas Nevado and Francisco Javier Guzm{\'a}n Bernardo and Manuel Alfonso Jim{\'e}nez Moreno and Gabriela P F Arrifano and Anderson Manoel Herculano and Juliana Macedo Lacerda Nascimento and Maria Elena Crespo-L{\'o}pez},
  journal={Environmental Science and Pollution Research},
  year={2014},
  volume={21},
  pages={7466-7479}
}
Mercury is responsible for serious episodes of environmental pollution throughout the world, especially in the Amazon. This toxicity has led regulatory agencies to focus on fish as the target organism for protecting the health of humans and other sensitive organisms. Unfortunately, in the Amazon area, different sampling strategies and the wide variety of sampling areas and fish species make it extremely difficult to determine relationships across geographic regions or over time to ascertain… CONTINUE READING
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