J Ruelas-Inzunza

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Country: Mexico

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Trophic distribution of Cd, Pb, and Zn in a food web from Altata-Ensenada del Pabellón Subtropical Lagoon, SE Gulf of California
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlán Environmental Section, P O Box 757, Mazatlan, 82000, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 54:584-96. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Total and organic mercury in ten fish species for human consumption from the Mexican Pacific
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Environmental Section, Technological Institute of Mazatlan, Calle Corsario 1, No 203, Col Urias, 82070 Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 86:679-83. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Mercury in muscle and liver of ten ray species from Northwest Mexico
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlan, Environmental Section, P O Box 757, Calle Corsario 1, No 203, Col Urias, C P 82070 Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico Electronic address
    Mar Pollut Bull 77:434-6. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Mercury in the atmospheric and coastal environments of Mexico
    Jorge Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlan, Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Rev Environ Contam Toxicol 226:65-99. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Mercury levels in selected bycatch fish species from industrial shrimp-trawl fishery in the SE Gulf of California
    Jorge Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlan, P O Box 757, Mazatlan 82000, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Mar Pollut Bull 64:2857-9. 2012
  6. doi request reprint 210Po Activity and concentrations of selected trace elements (As, Cd, Cu, Hg, Pb, Zn) in the muscle tissue of tunas Thunnus albacares and Katsuwonus pelamis from the Eastern Pacific Ocean
    Jorge Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlan, Post Office Box 757, Mazatlan, 82000 Sinaloa, Mexico
    Biol Trace Elem Res 149:371-6. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Total mercury in canned yellowfin tuna Thunnus albacares marketed in northwest Mexico
    Jorge Ruelas-Inzunza
    Instituto Tecnológico de Mazatlán, Calle Corsario 1, No 203, Col Urias, Mazatlán 82070, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Food Chem Toxicol 49:3070-3. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Health risk associated to dietary intake of mercury in selected coastal areas of Mexico
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Environmental Section, Technological Institute of Mazatlan, Calle Corsario 1 No 203, Col Urias, 82070 Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 86:180-8. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Biomonitoring of Cd, Cr, Hg and Pb in the Baluarte River basin associated to a mining area (NW Mexico)
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlan, P O Box 757, Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Sci Total Environ 409:3527-36. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Cd, Cu, Pb and Zn in clams and sediments from an impacted estuary by the oil industry in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico: concentrations and bioaccumulation factors
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlan, Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 44:1503-11. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Trophic distribution of Cd, Pb, and Zn in a food web from Altata-Ensenada del Pabellón Subtropical Lagoon, SE Gulf of California
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlán Environmental Section, P O Box 757, Mazatlan, 82000, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 54:584-96. 2008
    ..This can be interpreted as partial evidence of biomagnification of Cd, Pb, and Zn for the species involved...
  2. doi request reprint Total and organic mercury in ten fish species for human consumption from the Mexican Pacific
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Environmental Section, Technological Institute of Mazatlan, Calle Corsario 1, No 203, Col Urias, 82070 Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 86:679-83. 2011
    ..4 μg g⁻¹ wet weight). Percentages of organic mercury ranged from 33 to 100%. Hazard indices associated to organic mercury and average fish consumption in Mexico ranged from 0.25 in Lutjanus colorado to 1.65 in Haemulon sexfasciatum...
  3. doi request reprint Mercury in muscle and liver of ten ray species from Northwest Mexico
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlan, Environmental Section, P O Box 757, Calle Corsario 1, No 203, Col Urias, C P 82070 Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico Electronic address
    Mar Pollut Bull 77:434-6. 2013
    ..612±1.322 μg g(-1)) was significantly (p<0.05) higher than in liver (0.745±0.616 μg g(-1)). Regarding local health risk assessment, none of the ray species may cause adverse effects on consumers...
  4. doi request reprint Mercury in the atmospheric and coastal environments of Mexico
    Jorge Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlan, Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Rev Environ Contam Toxicol 226:65-99. 2013
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  5. doi request reprint Mercury levels in selected bycatch fish species from industrial shrimp-trawl fishery in the SE Gulf of California
    Jorge Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlan, P O Box 757, Mazatlan 82000, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Mar Pollut Bull 64:2857-9. 2012
    ..4 μg g⁻¹ wet weight) and British (0.3 μg g⁻¹ wet weight) legislations, 26.3% and 31.6% of the species respectively, were above the corresponding limits...
  6. doi request reprint 210Po Activity and concentrations of selected trace elements (As, Cd, Cu, Hg, Pb, Zn) in the muscle tissue of tunas Thunnus albacares and Katsuwonus pelamis from the Eastern Pacific Ocean
    Jorge Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlan, Post Office Box 757, Mazatlan, 82000 Sinaloa, Mexico
    Biol Trace Elem Res 149:371-6. 2012
    ..210)Po concentration in T. albacares and K. pelamis accounts for 13.5 to 89.7 % of the median individual annual dose (7.1 μSv) from consumption of marine fish and shellfish for the world population...
  7. doi request reprint Total mercury in canned yellowfin tuna Thunnus albacares marketed in northwest Mexico
    Jorge Ruelas-Inzunza
    Instituto Tecnológico de Mazatlán, Calle Corsario 1, No 203, Col Urias, Mazatlán 82070, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Food Chem Toxicol 49:3070-3. 2011
    ..More work is necessary in relation to exposure to Hg from other sources, rates of consumption in strata of population with elevated fish consumption, size of canned tuna and on the role of Se against Hg toxicity...
  8. doi request reprint Health risk associated to dietary intake of mercury in selected coastal areas of Mexico
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Environmental Section, Technological Institute of Mazatlan, Calle Corsario 1 No 203, Col Urias, 82070 Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 86:180-8. 2011
    ..71) and Sphyrna lewini (HQ = 1.04) from NW Mexico. A more accurate study should be made considering organic Hg, contribution of Hg from other sources, and consumption rates according to age, sex and economic status...
  9. doi request reprint Biomonitoring of Cd, Cr, Hg and Pb in the Baluarte River basin associated to a mining area (NW Mexico)
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlan, P O Box 757, Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Sci Total Environ 409:3527-36. 2011
    ..99, 0.79 and 2.34 kg of fish in relation to Cd, Hg and Pb, respectively; regarding crustaceans, maximum amounts were 11.33, 2.49 and 2.68 kg of prawns relative to levels of Cd, Hg and Pb, respectively...
  10. doi request reprint Cd, Cu, Pb and Zn in clams and sediments from an impacted estuary by the oil industry in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico: concentrations and bioaccumulation factors
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlan, Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 44:1503-11. 2009
    ..It can be stated that Polymesoda caroliniana is a net accumulator of Cd and Zn and a weak accumulator of Pb for the studied estuary...
  11. doi request reprint Organic and total mercury in muscle tissue of five aquatic birds with different feeding habits from the SE Gulf of California, Mexico
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlan, Environmental Section, P O Box 757, Calle Corsario 1, No 203, Col Urias, C P 82070 Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Chemosphere 76:415-8. 2009
    ..Differences of Hg levels were related to feeding habits, being concentrations in birds of piscivorous habits more elevated than corresponding values in non-piscivorous species...
  12. doi request reprint Essential (Cu) and nonessential (Cd and Pb) metals in ichthyofauna from the coasts of Sinaloa state (SE Gulf of California)
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of Mazatlan, P O Box 757, Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Environ Monit Assess 162:251-63. 2010
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  13. doi request reprint Trophic transfer and dietary mineral intake of essential elements in Thunnus albacares and Katsuwonus pelamis from the Eastern Pacific
    Jorge Ruelas-Inzunza
    Instituto Tecnológico de Mazatlán, Sección Ambiental Corsario 1, No 203, Col Urias, Mazatlan, 82070 Sinaloa, Mexico
    Biol Trace Elem Res 143:231-9. 2011
    ..The DMI of Cu, Fe, and Zn from muscle tissue of analyzed tuna represented less than 13%, 21%, and 8%, respectively, of the daily requirements for humans...
  14. ncbi request reprint Lead in clams and fish of dietary importance from Coatzacoalcos estuary (Gulf of Mexico), an industrialized tropical region
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Environmental Section, Technological Institute of Mazatlan, P O Box 757, Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 79:508-13. 2007
    ..In bivalves, concentrations in soft tissue ranged from 1.5 microg g(-1) in Polymesoda caroliniana from Calzadas river, to 0.1 microg g(-1) in Corbicula fluminea from Hidalgotitlán (control site)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mercury distribution in selected tissues of migratory and resident avifauna from Altata-Ensenada del Pabellón lagoon, southeast Gulf of California
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Environmental Section, Technological Institute of Mazatlan, Post Office Box 757, Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 78:39-43. 2007
  16. ncbi request reprint Distribution of mercury in adult penaeid shrimps from Altata-Ensenada del Pabellón lagoon (SE Gulf of California)
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of the Sea, P O Box 757, Mazatlan 82000, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Chemosphere 57:1657-61. 2004
    ..stylirostris>F. brevirostris>X. kroyeri; muscle L. stylirostris>F. brevirostris>L. vannamei>F. californiensis=X. kroyeri and exoskeleton F. brevirostris>F. californiensis>L. vannamei>L. stylirostris>X. kroyeri...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mercury in surface sediments and benthic organisms from Guaymas Bay, east coast of the Gulf of California
    C Green-Ruiz
    Institute of Marine Sciences and Limnology, Mazatlán Academic Unit, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Av Joel Montes Camarena s n, Col Centro, Mazatlan 82000, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Environ Geochem Health 27:321-9. 2005
    ..However, according to the figure of the maximum human consumption of Hg per week recommended by the World Health Organization, people can ingest clams without risk to their health...
  18. doi request reprint Mercury levels in myliobatid stingrays (Batoidea) from the Gulf of California: tissue distribution and health risk assessment
    O Escobar-Sánchez
    Instituto Tecnológico de Mazatlán, Corsario 1, No 203, Col Urias, P O Box 757, 82070, Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Environ Monit Assess 186:1931-7. 2014
    ..Nevertheless, further and continuous monitoring is needed since batoids support an important fishery in Mexican waters, being a food resource and income to coastal communities. ..
  19. doi request reprint Trophic transfer of lead through a model marine four-level food chain: Tetraselmis suecica, Artemia franciscana, Litopenaeus vannamei, and Haemulon scudderi
    M F Soto-Jimenez
    Instituto de Ciencias del Mar y Limnologia, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Apartado Postal 811, 82040, Mazatlan, Mexico
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 61:280-91. 2011
    ..In addition, because shrimp and adult Haemulon scudderi are commercially important resources, this issue is of particular relevance to the safety of marine products...
  20. doi request reprint The use of blood in Anas clypeata as an efficient and non-lethal method for the biomonitoring of mercury
    J R Raygoza-Viera
    Posgrado en Ciencias del Mar y Limnología, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico UNAM, Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 91:42-8. 2013
    ..Hg levels were similar or higher than birds of the same trophic level and feeding habits. Considering the relationships of Hg among tissues and blood we recommend the use of blood as an efficient method to monitor Hg...
  21. ncbi request reprint Mercury in fish and shark tissues from two coastal lagoons in the Gulf of California, Mexico
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of the Sea, Post Office Box 757, Mazatlan 82000, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 74:294-300. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Trace metal concentrations in different primary producers from Altata-Ensenada del Pabellón and Guaymas Bay (Gulf of California)
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of the Sea, P O Box 757, Mazatlan 82000, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 76:327-33. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint Distribution and concentration of trace metals in tissues of three penaeid shrimp species from Altata-Ensenada del Pabellón Lagoon (s.e. Gulf of California)
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Technological Institute of the Sea Graduate Program on Marine Sciences and Limnology, Post Office Box 757, Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 72:452-9. 2004
  24. doi request reprint Mercury in blood and eggs of the sea turtle Lepidochelys olivacea from a nesting colony in Oaxaca, Mexico
    F Paez-Osuna
    Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Instituto de Ciencias del Mar y Limnologia, P O Box 811, Mazatlán 82040, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Mar Pollut Bull 62:1320-3. 2011
    ..0±1.1%. According to international norms, the health of this population and its habitats is acceptable for Hg and corresponds to baseline levels of a nearly pristine environment...
  25. ncbi request reprint Distribution of Cd, Cu, Fe, Mn, Pb and Zn in selected tissues of juvenile whales stranded in the SE Gulf of California (Mexico)
    J Ruelas-Inzunza
    Environ Int 28:325-9. 2002
    ..2 microg g(-1), respectively) were found in liver, Cd and Zn (94 and 183 microg g(-1)) in kidney and Mn (8 microg g(-1)) in muscle. Metal concentrations reported here were not considered to contribute to the stranding of specimens...