B C Hitzfeld

Summary

Affiliation: University of Konstanz
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Cyanobacterial toxins: removal during drinking water treatment, and human risk assessment
    B C Hitzfeld
    Environmental Toxicology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Environ Health Perspect 108:113-22. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Airborne particulate matter modulates the production of reactive oxygen species in human polymorphonuclear granulocytes
    B Hitzfeld
    Dept of Experimental Dermatology, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Toxicology 120:185-95. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Toxin production in cyanobacterial mats from ponds on the McMurdo ice shelf, Antarctica
    B C Hitzfeld
    Environmental Toxicology, University of Konstanz, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    Toxicon 38:1731-48. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Presence of Planktothrix sp. and cyanobacterial toxins in Lake Ammersee, Germany and their impact on whitefish (Coregonus lavaretus L.)
    B Ernst
    University of Konstanz, P O Box X918, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    Environ Toxicol 16:483-8. 2001

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Cyanobacterial toxins: removal during drinking water treatment, and human risk assessment
    B C Hitzfeld
    Environmental Toxicology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Environ Health Perspect 108:113-22. 2000
    ..In order to perform an adequate human risk assessment of microcystin exposure via drinking water, the issue of water treatment byproducts will have to be addressed in the future...
  2. ncbi request reprint Airborne particulate matter modulates the production of reactive oxygen species in human polymorphonuclear granulocytes
    B Hitzfeld
    Dept of Experimental Dermatology, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Toxicology 120:185-95. 1997
    ..SOZ-induced LCL is inhibited by both types of extracts, but aqueous extracts have a stronger inhibitory effect. It is at present unclear which substances are responsible for these effects...
  3. ncbi request reprint Toxin production in cyanobacterial mats from ponds on the McMurdo ice shelf, Antarctica
    B C Hitzfeld
    Environmental Toxicology, University of Konstanz, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    Toxicon 38:1731-48. 2000
    ..Toxic strains of cyanobacteria can therefore also be found in Antarctica and this finding may lead to further insight into potential ecological roles of cyanobacterial phosphatase inhibiting toxins...
  4. ncbi request reprint Presence of Planktothrix sp. and cyanobacterial toxins in Lake Ammersee, Germany and their impact on whitefish (Coregonus lavaretus L.)
    B Ernst
    University of Konstanz, P O Box X918, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    Environ Toxicol 16:483-8. 2001
    ..Whitefish eggs and larvae, obtained during blooms in winter 1998 and 2000 in a Lake Ammersee hatchery, were studied for developmental progress. Malformations typical for cyanobacterial toxin exposure were observed...