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Title Origin, chemistry and detection / editor: Gian Paolo Rossini, Universit ̉di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
Published Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2014]


Description 1 online resource
Series Toxins and biologically active compounds from microalgae ; v. 1
Toxins and biologically active compounds from microalgae ; v. 1
Contents Section 1. Toxic microalgae and cyanobacteria -- section 2. Microalgal toxins : chemistry and detection
Summary This book provides a structured account of the existing knowledge of toxic algae, the chemistry of the toxins they produce, the effects these substances exert in humans and wildlife, as well as the strategies envisaged to protect public health and the environment. It covers recent advances in the understanding of the biology of toxin producers and the factors involved in the appearance and dynamics of harmful algae blooms, the factors affecting toxin production, the synthesis of toxins both in natural producers and by chemical means in a lab, and the toxin groups posing continuing and novel
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Toxic marine algae.
Toxic marine algae.
Form Electronic book
Author Rossini, Gian Paolo, editor
ISBN 9781482210699