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Environ Sci Technol 2001 Apr 1;35(7):1339-42.

Global distribution of perfluorooctane sulfonate in wildlife.

Giesy JP, Kannan K

Department of Zoology, National Food Safety and Toxicology Center, Institute for Environmental Toxicology, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA. [email protected]

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Article type: Exposures only - Canary ID: 488

Cause and Effect Analysis Interspecies susceptibility data Shared exposures with humans Shared outcomes with humans Gene sequence data
No Yes No No No
Study type N Routes Sampling Controls Timing
cross sectional 404 ingestion exposure yes concurrent
Exposures perfluorooctane sulfonate
Species Bears
Bluefin tuna
Brown trout
Chelydra serpentina
Cormorant, NOS
Elephant seal
Gavia immer
Graptemys flavimaculata
Gray seal
Harbor seal
Herring gull
Lake whitefish
Leptonychotes weddelli
Lutrogale perspicillata
Pelecanus occidentalis
Phalacrocorax auritus
Platanista gangetica
Pusa hispida
Rana esculenta
ring-billed gull
Stenella <1>
Tursiops truncatus
Yellowfin tuna
Locations location map
Canada Canada (general) Lake Huron (lake)
Nunavut Canadian Arctic Islands (islands)
India India (general) Ganges Harbour (harbor(s))
Italy Italy (general) Italy (independent political entity)
Japan Hokkaid­ Hokkaido (first-order administrative division)
Oceans Oceans (general) Baltic Sea (sea)
Mediterranean Sea (sea)
United States Alaska Alaska, State of (populated place)
California California, State of (populated place)
Michigan Michigan, Lake (lake)
Saginaw Bay (bay)
Saint Clair Lake (lake)
Mississippi Mississippi, State of (populated place)
North Carolina North Carolina, State of (populated place)

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