Josephine A Hagger
Affiliation: University of Plymouth
- Application of biomarkers for improving risk assessments of chemicals under the Water Framework Directive: a case studyJosephine A Hagger
School of Biological Sciences, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8AA, UK
Mar Pollut Bull 56:1111-8. 2008....
- Toxicity of tributyltin in the marine mollusc Mytilus edulisJosephine A Hagger
Plymouth Environmental Research Centre, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8AA, UK
Mar Pollut Bull 51:811-6. 2005..0005; R2 = 61.5%). Possible mechanisms by which TBT could damage DNA either directly or indirectly are discussed including the possibility that TBT is genotoxic due to its ability to disrupt calcium homeostasis...
- Is there a causal association between genotoxicity and the imposex effect?Josephine A Hagger
Ecotoxicology and Stress Biology Research Centre, School of Biological Sciences, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom
Environ Health Perspect 114:20-6. 2006....
- Biomarkers and integrated environmental risk assessment: are there more questions than answers?Josephine A Hagger
School of Biological Sciences, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom
Integr Environ Assess Manag 2:312-29. 2006..With this in mind, this paper addresses these potential questions and shows how, by taking a weight-of-evidence approach, biomarkers may be successfully incorporated within environmental risk assessment frameworks such as the WFD...
- Biomarkers and environmental risk assessment: guiding principles from the human health fieldRichard Owen
Ecotoxicology and Stress Biology Research Centre, School of Biological Sciences, University of Plymouth, Drakes Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
Mar Pollut Bull 56:613-9. 2008..Furthermore, our analysis highlights the need for cooperation between those working with biomarkers within human and environmental risk assessment to exchange best practice between common disciplines for mutual advantage...
- Characterisation of esterases as potential biomarkers of pesticide exposure in the lugworm Arenicola marina (Annelida: Polychaeta)Marie L Hannam
Ecotoxicology and Stress Biology Research Centre, School of Biological Sciences, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA, UK
Environ Pollut 152:342-50. 2008....
- Genotoxic, cytotoxic, developmental and survival effects of tritiated water in the early life stages of the marine mollusc, Mytilus edulisJosephine A Hagger
School of Biological Sciences, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Devon, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
Aquat Toxicol 74:205-17. 2005....
- Genotoxic, cytotoxic and ontogenetic effects of tri-n-butyltin on the marine worm, Platynereis dumerilii (Polychaeta: Nereidae)Josephine A Hagger
Department of Biological Sciences, Plymouth Environmental Research Centre, University of Plymouth, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
Aquat Toxicol 57:243-55. 2002..The present study highlights the need to elucidate the relative importance of direct genotoxic and indirect effects through production of genotoxic hormonal derivatives...
- Esterase activities in the bivalve mollusc Adamussium colbecki as a biomarker for pollution monitoring in the Antarctic marine environmentStefano Bonacci
Department of Environmental Sciences G Sarfatti, University of Siena, Via P A Mattioli 4, Siena I 53100, Italy
Mar Pollut Bull 49:445-55. 2004..colbecki to chlorpyrifos compared to species from temperate areas may also be inferred. The in situ study indicated no differences in the environmental quality of the three study sites located around the Italian Base...
- Health effects in fish of long-term exposure to effluents from wastewater treatment worksKatherine E Liney
Environmental and Molecular Fish Biology Group, School of Biosciences, Hatherly Laboratories, The University of Exeter, Exeter, United Kingdom
Environ Health Perspect 114:81-9. 2006..They also suggest that for some effluents, genotoxic and immune end points may be more sensitive than estrogenic (endocrine-mediated) end points as indicators of exposure in fish...