Biosensors for Environmental Monitoring of Aquatic Systems

Bioanalytical and Chemical Methods for Endocrine Disruptors


ISBN: 978-3-540-00278-9 (Print) 978-3-540-36253-1 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-32

    Biosensors for Environmental Monitoring at Global Scale and the EU Level

  3. Chapter

    Pages 33-46

    Achievements of the RIANA and AWACSS EU Projects: Immunosensors for the Determination of Pesticides, Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals

  4. Chapter

    Pages 47-68

    Biosensors for Pharmaceuticals and Emerging Contaminants Based on Novel Micro and Nanotechnology Approaches

  5. Chapter

    Pages 69-113

    Recombinant Yeast Assays and Gene Expression Assays for the Analysis of Endocrine Disruption

  6. Chapter

    Pages 115-160

    Biosensors for Aquatic Toxicology Evaluation

  7. Chapter

    Pages 161-186

    Genetically Engineered Bacteria for Genotoxicity Assessment

  8. Chapter

    Pages 187-201

    Adverse Effects in Aquatic Ecosystems: Genotoxicity as a Priority Measurement

  9. Chapter

    Pages 203-226

    Genotoxicity in the Environment (Eco-Genotoxicity)

  10. Chapter

    Pages 227-271

    Liquid Chromatography—Mass Spectrometry Methods for Analysis of Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals in Wastewaters

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 273-278