Toxic Cyanobacteria in Four Brazilian Water Supply Reservoirs

@inproceedings{PiccinSantos2013ToxicCI,
  title={Toxic Cyanobacteria in Four Brazilian Water Supply Reservoirs},
  author={Viviane Piccin-Santos and Maria do Carmo Bittencourt-Oliveira},
  year={2013}
}
Cyanobacterial blooms have become a worldwide concern due to the production of toxins harmful to humans and animals. In Brazil and worldwide, microcystins are the most frequently found cyanotoxin in water bodies. Four important reservoirs in Brazil’s Southeast and Northeast regions were sampled to identify the cyanobacteria community and the occurrence of… CONTINUE READING