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- Meletti, Paulo César, et al. Show all 10 Authors
- The Science of the total environment 2016 v.542 pp. 44-56
- DDD (pesticide); DDE (pesticide); DDT (pesticide); DNA damage; HCH (pesticide); Prochilodus lineatus; acetylcholinesterase; agricultural land; biomarkers; biotransformation; cadmium; chromium; copper; environmental quality; erythrocytes; fish; genotoxicity; glutathione transferase; glyphosate; habitat fragmentation; hemolysis; lead; liver; manganese; metabolites; nickel; pollution; sediments; streams; thiols; triazines; tropics; zinc; Brazil
- ... In order to assess the quality of streams susceptible to contamination by pesticides we apply biochemical and genotoxic biomarkers in the Neotropical fish Prochilodus lineatus submitted to in situ tests. Fish were caged, for 96h, in two streams located in areas with intensive use of pesticides, the Apertados (AP) and the Jacutinga (JC), and in a small stream (Godoy stream — GD) found inside a fore ...