Exposure to ultraviolet radiation late in development increases the toxicity of oil to mahi‐mahi (Coryphaena hippurus) embryos

@article{Sweet2017ExposureTU,
  title={Exposure to ultraviolet radiation late in development increases the toxicity of oil to mahi‐mahi (Coryphaena hippurus) embryos},
  author={Lauren E Sweet and Jason T. Magnuson and Thomas R. Garner and Matthew M Alloy and John D. Stieglitz and Daniel D. Benetti and Martin Grosell and Aaron P. Roberts},
  journal={Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry},
  year={2017},
  volume={36}
}
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010 overlapped with the spawning of many pelagic fish species in the Gulf of Mexico, including mahi‐mahi (Coryphaena hippurus). Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) released during the spill have been shown to cause photo‐induced toxicity under ultraviolet (UV) radiation. In the present study, mahi‐mahi embryos were exposed to high‐energy water accommodated fractions of source and naturally weathered oils for up to 48 h. The timing of co‐exposure with UV… 
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