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Endocrine Disruption in Fish [electronic resource]

  • Kime, David E. author.
  • 1998
Endocrine Disruption in Fish [electronic resource]
  • 자료유형
    단행본
  • 서명/저자사항
    Endocrine Disruption in Fish[electronic resource] / by David E. Kime.
  • 개인저자
    Kime, David E., author.
  • 단체저자
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • 형태사항
    XV, 396 p. : online resource.
  • 내용주기
    1. Introduction -- 1.1 Environmental Pollution -- 1.2 Endocrine Disruption -- 1.3 The Need for Biomonitors -- 1.4 Why Use Fish as Biomonitors? -- 2. Sources of Aquatic Pollution -- 2.1 The Origin of Pollutants -- 2.2 Types of Pollutant -- 3. Bioconcentration in Fish Tissue -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Tissue Distribution -- 3.3 Factors Affecting Uptake of Pollutants By Fish -- 3.4 Uptake of Pollutants into Eggs and Larvae -- 3.5 Tissue Concentrations as a Bioindicator of Aquatic Pollution -- 4. Introduction to Fish Reproduction -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Seasonal Cues for Reproduction -- 4.3 The Teleost Endocrine System -- 4.4 Seasonal Changes in Hormones and Gonads -- 4.5 Courtship Behaviour and Spawning -- 4.6 Reproductive Strategies -- 4.7 Fecundity and Fertility -- 4.8 Sex Determination and Reversal -- 4.9 Impact of Pollutants -- 4.10 Mechanisms of Action -- 4.11 Experimental Approaches -- 5. Disruption of Hypothalamic and Pituitary Function -- 5.1 The Hypothalamic-Pituitary System in Fish -- 5.2 Effects of Pollutants on the Hypothalamus -- 5.3 Effects of Pollutants on the Pituitary -- 5.4 Conclusions -- 6. Disruption of Male Reproductive Function -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 Effects on Testicular Morphology -- 6.3 Effects on Testicular Hormone Production -- 6.4 Effects on Sperm Viability -- 6.5 Other Effects on the Male -- 6.6 Conclusions -- 7. Disruption of Female Reproductive Function -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.2 Effects on Ovarian Morphology -- 7.3 Effects on Steroidogenesis -- 7.4 Other Biochemical Indicators of Ovarian Activity -- 7.5 Effects on Ovulation and Spawning -- 7.6 Effects on Egg Numbers and Viability -- 7.7 Effects of Parental Exposure on Viability of Offspring -- 7.8 Conclusions -- 8. Disruption in Eggs, Embryos, Larvae and Juvenile Fish -- 8.1 Introduction -- 8.2 Exposure of Eggs and Embryos -- 8.3 Exposure of Larval and Juvenile Fish -- 8.4 Conclusions -- 9. Disruption of Liver Function -- 9.1 Introduction -- 9.2 Morphological Effects -- 9.3 Effects on Hepatic Enzymes and Proteins -- 9.4 Vitellogenesis -- 9.5 Conclusions -- 10. Disruption of Thyroid and Interrenal Function -- 10.1 The Endocrinology of the Thyroid and Interrenal Glands -- 10.2 Effects on the Thyroid -- 10.3 Growth -- 10.4 The Stress Response -- 10.5 Osmoregulation -- 10.6 The Immune System and Disease -- 10.7 Conclusions -- 11. The Fish-Wildlife-Human Connection -- 11.1 Introduction -- 11.2 Health Hazards From Dietary Fish -- 11.3 Hazards to Human Populations -- 11.4 Testing for Endocrine Modulators -- 11.5 Conclusion -- References -- Species Key.
  • 일반주제명
    Life sciences.
    Public health.
    Veterinary medicine.
    Aquatic ecology.
    Water pollution.
    Life Sciences.
    Freshwater & Marine Ecology.
    Veterinary Medicine.
    Public Health.
    Waste Water Technology / Water Pollution Control / Water Management / Aquatic Pollution.
  • 기본자료 저록
    Springer eBooks
  • 기타형태 저록
    Printed edition: 9781461372431
  • ISBN
    9781461549437
  • 언어
    영어