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Title: Field validation of algal toxin test kit : progress report for period May 1992 - July 1992
Author: National Rivers Authority
Document Type: Monograph
Abstract:
The overall project objective is to validate for the NRA the development and performance of the field test kit for microcystin-LR (MC-LR) developed by Biocode, and develop field procedures for its use by NRA staff. The specific objectives to be carried out in the present reporting period were as follows: Continue optimisation of toluene-mediated cell lysis; Investigate further detergents as an approach to cell lysis as an alternative and contingency to toluene; Continue purification of microcystin variants; Liaise with and provide technical advice to Biocode Ltd; Inspect and assess Biocode monoclonal antibody production.
Publisher: National Rivers Authority
Publication Date: 1992
Publication Place: Bristol
Subject Keywords: Algal bloomsField experimentationResearch projectsIdentification
Taxonomic Keywords: Cyanobacteria
Extent: 20
Permalink: http://www.environmentdata.org/archive/ealit:2225
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