- Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in sewage influents and effluents from Tromsø, NorwayTerje Vasskog
Institute of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tromsø, 9037 Tromsø, Norway
J Chromatogr A 1115:187-95. 2006..However, more samples should be analysed before general conclusions can be drawn...
- Occurrence of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in sewage and receiving waters at Spitsbergen and in NorwayTerje Vasskog
Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
J Chromatogr A 1185:194-205. 2008..The results show higher concentrations of SSRIs outside Longyearbyen than Tromsø, possibly due to the stronger tidal currents around Tromsø. However, the concentrations are quite low, not exceeding total concentrations of 3 ng/L...
- Depletion of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors during sewage sludge compostingTerje Vasskog
Deparment of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø N 9037, Norway
Waste Manag 29:2808-15. 2009..In addition three out of four known SSRI metabolites were found in all the samples, and two of them showed a significant increase in concentration during the composting period...
- Hyastatin, a glycine-rich multi-domain antimicrobial peptide isolated from the spider crab (Hyas araneus) hemocytesSigmund V Sperstad
Department of Marine Biotechnology, University of Tromsø, Norway
Mol Immunol 46:2604-12. 2009..Both hyastatin and the N-terminal region had the ability to bind chitin. Conclusively, this indicates the importance of the Cys-containing region for the antimicrobial activity, and a possible multifunctional character of hyastatin...