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- Hannam, Marie L.; Bamber, Shaw D.; Moody, John A.; Galloway, Tamara S.; Jones, Malcolm B.
- Aquatic toxicology 2009 v.92 no.3 pp. 187-194
- Chlamys; scallops; water pollution; petroleum; immunotoxicity; biomarkers; phagocytosis; immune response; physiological response; Norway; Arctic region
- ... With the current expansion of offshore oil activities in Arctic regions, there is an urgent need to establish the potential effects of oil-related compounds on Arctic organisms. As susceptibility to growth, disease and survival is determined partly by the condition of an organism's immune system, measurement of endpoints linked to the latter system provide important early warning signals of the su ...