The Red Tide Toxin, Brevetoxin, Induces Embryo Toxicity and Developmental Abnormalities

Karen L. Kimm-Brinson, John S. Ramsdell, Environmental Health Perspectives

This Environmental Health Perspectives journal article documents a study on the relationship between brevetoxin, a toxin produced by red tide-related dinoflagellates, and abnormalities in fish embryos. The article features color photographs, charts, and tables.

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Subject: Biology:Ecology:Habitats:Marine, Water Column, Biology:Microbiology, Ecology:Principles, Biology:Microbiology:Microbiology and Health
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Research Results
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Upper (15-16)
Ocean Environments: Coastal and Estuarine
Topics: Biosphere:Ecology:Habitats:Marine, Water Column, Biosphere:Microbiology and Health, Microbiology, Ecology:Food Webs
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:EcologyKeywords: harmful algal bloom, HAB