University of Alaska Fairbanks

University of Alaska Fairbanks

Organohalogen concentrations in blood and adipose tissue of Southern Beaufort Sea polar bears

151 organohalogen chemicals (OHCs) in whole blood and subcutaneous fat of 57 polar bears sampled along the Alaskan Beaufort Sea coast in spring, 2003 were analyzed for major organochlorine pesticides, PCBs, PBDEs and their congeners.

Bentzen, T.W., D. Muir, E. Follmann, S. Amstrup, G. York, and T.O’Hara. 2008. Organohalogen concentrations in blood and adipose tissue of polar bears along Alaska’s Beaufort Sea coast. Science of the Total Environment. Volume 406, Issues 1-2, 15 November 2008, Pages 352-367 [PMID: 18775556]

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    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2008.07.030

Status: Remote
Type: Data
End Date: 2008/09/04
Data Types: Report
Primary Agency
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Type
Academic

ISO Topics
biota

Geo-keywords
Alaska, Northslope Borough

Source Portal
North Slope Science Catalog ::

Direct Record Link
http://alaska.portal.gina.alaska.edu/catalogs/256-organohalogen-concentrations-in-blood-and-adipo
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