Effects of bis(tri-n-butyltin)oxide in Japanese quail exposed during egg laying period: an interlaboratory comparison study.

@article{Schlatterer1993EffectsOB,
  title={Effects of bis(tri-n-butyltin)oxide in Japanese quail exposed during egg laying period: an interlaboratory comparison study.},
  author={B Schlatterer and Tony A J M Coenen and Erin Hethington Ebert and Roland Grau and V. Hilbig and Rikard Munk},
  journal={Archives of environmental contamination and toxicology},
  year={1993},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={440-8}
}
The guideline no. 206 for testing of chemicals of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) comprising an avian reproduction test using the Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica; Termminck and Schlegel 1849) as pair-hold test organisms has been applied in a version that reduced the treatment period to 6 weeks without any pretreatment. In the present study bis(tri-n-butyltin)oxide, C.A. No. 56-35-9 (tributyltin oxide, TBTO) was examined by five participants in an… CONTINUE READING

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