Whole-cell aquatic biosensors.

Abstract

The use of various whole-cell organisms as tools for monitoring water contaminants is reviewed and evaluated. Their suitability and value for assessing a range of environmental problems from the impact of pollution, homeland defense issues, conservation, and the long-term degradation and recovery of ecosystems is discussed. Guidelines are provided for the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00216-010-4084-y

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