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Androgen controlled secondary sexual characters in the male African clawed frog, Xenopus laevis, as potential biomarkers for endocrine disruptor contaminants (with special reference to fungicides) in aquatic systems
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Endocrine disrupting contaminants (EDCs) coming from households, industrial parks, wastewater (sewage) treatment and agricultural areas have been shown to pollute our freshwater systems. These contaminants ...
Interaction of pharmaceutical & personal care products (PPCPs) and endocrine disrupting contaminants (EDCs) with microbial communities in South African wastewater treatment works and environmental waters
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Global surface waters are increasingly shown to be contaminated by anthropogenic chemical pollutants which, in turn exert potential lethal- and sub-lethal toxicity risks to the aquatic environment and ...