Francine M J Smith
Affiliation: University of Canterbury
Country: New Zealand
- First report of saxitoxin production by a species of the freshwater benthic cyanobacterium, Scytonema AgardhFrancine M J Smith
Department of Chemistry, Canterbury University, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch 8140, New Zealand
Toxicon 57:566-73. 2011..4 μg g⁻¹ dry weight or 1.3 pg cell⁻¹ in UCFS10. This is the first confirmation of a saxitoxin-producing species in New Zealand and the first report of saxitoxin production by a species of Scytonema...