Physiological cost of tolerance to toxicants in the European flounder Platichthys flesus, along the French Atlantic Coast.


Physiological and genetic responses of flounder Platichthys flesus populations were investigated along the French Atlantic Coast in one moderately contaminated estuary (Ster) and three contaminated estuaries (Seine, Loire and Gironde). The focus of this study was to explore the relationship between stress resistance and energetic trade-offs, in order to… (More)