D J Gilroy
Affiliation: Office of Disease Prevention and Epidemiology
- Assessing potential health risks from microcystin toxins in blue-green algae dietary supplementsD J Gilroy
Environmental Services and Consultation Section, Oregon Health Division, Portland, Oregon 97232, USA
Environ Health Perspect 108:435-9. 2000..Microcystins were detected in 85 of 87 samples tested, with 63 samples (72%) containing concentrations > 1 microg/g. HPLC and ELISA tentatively identified microcystin-LR, the most toxic microcystin variant, as the predominant congener...
- Derivation of shellfish harvest reopening criteria following the New Carissa oil spill in Coos Bay, OregonD J Gilroy
Oregon Health Division, Portland 97232, USA
J Toxicol Environ Health A 60:317-29. 2000..This study revealed some of the inherent difficulties in attempting to quantify health risks from contaminated shellfish following an oil spill and demonstrated the clear need for standardized protocols for responding to such events...