- Terrestrial gastropods (Helix spp) as sentinels of primary DNA damage for biomonitoring purposes: a validation studyDario Angeletti
Department of Ecological and Biological Sciences, University of Tuscia, Viterbo, Italy
Environ Mol Mutagen 54:204-12. 2013..The comet assay appears to be a suitable assay and Helix spp. populations suitable sentinels to detect the genotoxic impact of pollutants...
- Genetic diversity of the killifish Aphanius fasciatus paralleling the environmental changes of Tarquinia salterns habitatDario Angeletti
Department of Ecology and Sustainable Economic Development, Tuscia University, Largo dell Universita, 01100 Viterbo, Italy
Genetica 138:1011-21. 2010..The low levels of gene flow reported for this species imply that once lost, the genetic variability can rarely be restored through immigration from highly variable populations...
- The use of cyprinodont fish, Aphanius fasciatus, as a sentinel organism to detect complex genotoxic mixtures in the coastal lagoon ecosystemPasquale Mosesso
Dipartimento di Scienze Ecologiche e Biologiche, Universita degli Studi della Tuscia, Viterbo, Italy
Mutat Res 742:31-6. 2012..These results indicate that the comet assay provides a reliable parameter and that A. fasciatus is a promising "sentinel organism" to detect the genotoxic impact of complex mixtures in coastal lagoon ecosystems...
- Infaunal macrobenthic community dynamics in a manipulated hyperhaline ecosystem: a long-term studyBruno Bellisario
Department of Ecological and Biological Sciences, Ichthyogenic Experimental Marine Centre CISMAR, Tuscia University, Borgo Le Saline, 01016 Tarquinia, VT, Italy
Aquat Biosyst 9:20. 2013..species specialization in describing patterns of community composition...