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- Mihaich, Ellen; Rhodes, Jon; Wolf, Jeff; van der Hoeven, Nelly; Dietrich, Daniel; Hall, A. Tilghman; Caspers, Norbert; Ortego, Lisa; Staples, Charles; Dimond, Steve; Hentges, Steven
- Environmental toxicology and chemistry 2012 v.31 no.11 pp. 2525-2535
- gametogenesis, etc ; Pimephales promelas; adults; aquatic environment; bisphenol A; chronic exposure; eggs; epoxides; fecundity; females; gonadosomatic index; histology; histopathology; male fertility; males; minnows; plastics; resins; spermatocytes; spermatozoa; vitellogenin; Show all 21 Subjects
- ... Bisphenol A (BPA) is an intermediate used to produce epoxy resins and polycarbonate plastics. Although BPA degrades rapidly in the environment with aquatic half‐lives from 0.5 to 6 d, it can be found in aquatic systems because of widespread use. To evaluate potential effects from chronic exposure, fathead minnows were exposed for 164 d to nominal concentrations of 1, 16, 64, 160, and 640 µg/L BPA. ...