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- Tunçsoy, Mustafa; Duran, Servet; Ay, Özcan; Cicik, Bedii; Erdem, Cahit
- Bulletin of environmental contamination and toxicology 2016 v.97 no.4 pp. 486-489
- Clarias gariepinus; chitosan; copper; exposure duration; fish; gills; kidneys; liver; mortality; muscle tissues; spectrophotometers; spleen
- ... Accumulation of copper (Cu), applied singly and in mixture with chitosan (CT), in gill, liver, spleen, kidney and muscle tissues of Clarias gariepinus was studied after exposing the fish to no Cu (control), 5 ppm Cu, 5 ppm Cu + 75 ppm CT mixture over 1, 7 and 15 days. Metal levels in tissues were determined using an ICP-AES spectrophotometer. No mortality was observed during the experiments. Highe ...