Heavy Metals in Brown Bears from the Central European Carpathians

@inproceedings{ELECHOVSK2006HeavyMI,
  title={Heavy Metals in Brown Bears from the Central European Carpathians},
  author={O. {\^a}ELECHOVSK{\'A} and Ivan Liter{\'a}k and S. ONDRU and Z. POSP{\'I}·IL},
  year={2006}
}
  • O. âELECHOVSKÁ, Ivan Literák, +1 author Z. POSPÍ·IL
  • Published 2006
âelechovská O. , I . Li terák, S. Ondru‰, Z. Pospí‰ i l : Heavy Metals in Brown Bears from the Central European Carpathians. Acta Vet. Brno 2006, 75: 501-506. The aim of the present study was to assess heavy metal load in the brown bear (Ursus arctos) living in the central European Carpathians. Between 2002 and 2004, fifteen bears were examined to evaluate the distribution of cadmium, lead, mercury and copper in the animals’ muscles (diaphragm), spleen, liver and kidney. The highest content of… CONTINUE READING

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