High amount of dinophysistoxin-3 in Mytilus chilensis collected in Seno de Reloncaví, chile, during massive human intoxication associated with outbreak of Vibrio parahaemolyticus.

@article{Garcia2006HighAO,
  title={High amount of dinophysistoxin-3 in Mytilus chilensis collected in Seno de Reloncav{\'i}, chile, during massive human intoxication associated with outbreak of Vibrio parahaemolyticus.},
  author={Carlos E A Garcia and Valeria Schonstedt and Juan Palbo Santelices and N{\'e}stor Lagos},
  journal={The Journal of toxicological sciences},
  year={2006},
  volume={31 4},
  pages={305-14}
}
This study describes the detection of high amount of 7-O-acyl-derivative dinophysistoxin-1 (Dinophysistoxin-3) in filter bivalves collected on February 2005 in the Seno de Reloncaví, Puerto Montt City, Southern Chile, in the same period of time where an intoxication episode was associated with the presence of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in shellfish. The Diarrhetic Shellfish Poisoning (DSP) mouse bioassay of mussel extract samples, performed as described for regulatory testing, were negative to DSP… CONTINUE READING