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Title: Field validation of algal toxin test kit : final draft report March 1994 (349/8/A)
Author: S.G. Bell
Author: G.A. Codd
Document Type: Monograph
This report describes work carried out in three principle areas: Purification and supply of cyanobacterial peptide toxins to Biocode Ltd.; Development of lysis procedures for the convenient release of cvanobacterial microcystins from cells, necessary for application to antibody-based test procedures; Assessment of anti-microcystin-LR IgM antibodies produced bv Biocode Ltd. The overall project objective is to validate for the NRA the development and performance of a field test kit for microcystin-LR (MC-LR) to be developed by Biocode Ltd, and to develop field procedures for its use by NRA staff.
Publisher: National Rivers Authority
Publication Date: 1994
Publication Place: Bristol
Subject Keywords: Research projectsAlgaeExperimentationAntibodies
Taxonomic Keywords: Cyanobacteria
Extent: 61
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