Affiliation: University of Antwerp
- Estrogen-like properties of fluorotelomer alcohols as revealed by mcf-7 breast cancer cell proliferationMarleen Maras
Laboratory for Ecophysiology, Biochemistry, and Toxicology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
Environ Health Perspect 114:100-5. 2006..The latter finding suggests an alternative mode of action of the fluorotelomer alcohols compared with that of E2. This study clearly underlines the need for future in vivo testing for specific endocrine-related end points...
- Ecotoxicological risk assessment using DNA chips and cellular reportersJohan Robbens
Laboratory for Ecophysiology, Biochemistry and Toxicology, Department of Biology, University of Antwerp, Groenenborgerlaan 171 B 2020, Antwerp, Belgium
Trends Biotechnol 25:460-6. 2007..Some important technical and interpretative hurdles still need to be overcome before a full implementation of ecotoxicogenomics in regulatory settings will occur...
- Molecular responses during cadmium-induced stress in Daphnia magna: integration of differential gene expression with higher-level effectsAnneleen Soetaert
Department of Biology, Laboratory for Ecophysiology, Biochemistry and Toxicology, University of Antwerp, Groenenborgerlaan 171, B 2020 Antwerp, Belgium
Aquat Toxicol 83:212-22. 2007..Furthermore, cadmium affected the expression of genes coding for proteins involved in molecular pathways associated with immune response, stress response, cell adhesion, visual perception and signal transduction in the present study...
- Effects of the antidepressant mianserin in zebrafish: molecular markers of endocrine disruptionKarlijn van der Ven
Department of Biology, Laboratory of Ecophysiology, Biochemistry and Toxicology, University of Antwerp, Groenenborgerlaan 171, 2020 Antwerp, Belgium
Chemosphere 65:1836-45. 2006..This argues in favor of pathway-driven analysis of gene expression results compared to gene-per-gene analysis...