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comparison of two yeast bioluminescent assays applied to water monitoring of estrogenic activity

@inproceedings{Frana2015comparisonOT,
  title={comparison of two yeast bioluminescent assays applied to water monitoring of estrogenic activity},
  author={Daniela D. França and Wilson de Figueiredo Jardim},
  year={2015}
}
the aim of our study was to compare the performance of two bioluminescent yeast estrogen bioassays, Saccharomyces cerevisiae blYeS (lux-based) and S. cerevisiae bMaereluc/erα (luc-based), to determine estrogenic activity in environmental samples. t wo bioassays and chemical analysis were used to analyze 36 water samples. Samples were solid phase extracted and chemical analysis and two yeast bioassays were used for analysis. individual estrogenic compounds were also analyzed by each estrogen… 

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