Sensitivity of offspring to chronic 3,4-dichloroaniline exposure varies with maternal exposure

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dc.contributor.author Rose, RM
dc.contributor.author Warne, MSJ
dc.contributor.author Lim, RP
dc.date.accessioned 2009-12-21T02:29:36Z
dc.date.issued 2004-07
dc.identifier.citation Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 2004, 58 (3), pp. 405 - 412
dc.identifier.issn 0147-6513
dc.identifier.other C1 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/3671
dc.description.abstract Many anthropogenic pollutants are present in aquatic systems for extended periods of time. Populations in the field may be exposed to toxicants for several generations, which may affect their sensitivity to toxicants. Ceriodaphnia cf. dubia mass cultures were maintained for four generations in various concentrations of 3,4-dichoroaniline (0, 2.5, 5, 10, and 15μg/L) and were reestablished every generation using fourth-brood neonates. Each generation, chronic toxicity tests were initiated using fourth-brood neonates from each mass culture treatment. Significantly (P<0.05) reduced sensitivity to 3,4-dichloroaniline compared to control animals was shown by F1 offspring from mothers exposed to 15μg/L, F2 offspring from mothers exposed to 5, 10, and 15μg/L, F3 offspring from mothers exposed to 10 and 15μg/L, and F4 offspring from mothers exposed to all 3,4-dichloroaniline treatments (2.5, 5, 10, and 15μg/L). Possible explanations for the development of tolerance, and the possible implications of tolerance, are discussed. © 2003 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
dc.language eng
dc.relation.isbasedon 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2003.09.006
dc.title Sensitivity of offspring to chronic 3,4-dichloroaniline exposure varies with maternal exposure
dc.type Journal Article
dc.description.version Published
dc.description.version Published
dc.parent Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety
dc.journal.volume 3
dc.journal.volume 58
dc.journal.number 3 en_US
dc.publocation USA en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 405 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 412 en_US
dc.cauo.name SCI.Environmental Sciences en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 0399 Other Chemical Sciences
dc.personcode 870336
dc.personcode 0000016598
dc.percentage 100 en_US
dc.classification.name Other Chemical Sciences en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.description.keywords 3,4-Dichloroaniline
dc.description.keywords Ceriodaphnia cf. dubia
dc.description.keywords Multiple-generation toxicity tests
dc.description.keywords Physiological acclimation
dc.description.keywords Tolerance
pubs.embargo.period Not known
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Faculty of Science
utslib.copyright.status Closed Access
utslib.copyright.date 2015-04-15 12:17:09.805752+10
pubs.consider-herdc true
utslib.collection.history School of the Environment (ID: 344)
utslib.collection.history Closed (ID: 3)


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