Effects of contaminated sediment from Cork Harbour, Ireland on the cytochrome P450 system of turbot.


Hatchery-reared juvenile turbot (Scophthalmus maximus L.) were exposed for 3 weeks, under laboratory conditions, to inter-tidal sediments collected from polluted sites in Cork Harbour (Whitegate and Agahda) and a reference site at Ballymacoda Co., Cork, Ireland. The potential of the sediment exposure to induce cytochrome P450 activities and CYP1A1 in the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2008.09.026