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]
Data and Resources
End Date: 2008/09/04
Data Types: Report