alexa Biochemical and histopathological effects of glyphosate herbicide on Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus).
Toxicology

Toxicology

Toxicology: Open Access

Author(s): Jiraungkoorskul W, Upatham ES, Kruatrachue M, Sahaphong S, VichasriGrams S,

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Abstract In Oreochromis niloticus that had been exposed for 3 months to sublethal concentrations (5 and 15 ppm) of the commercial glyphosate herbicide (C(3)H(8)NO(5)P) Roundup, the organs exhibited varying degrees of histopathological change. In the gills filament cell proliferation, lamellar cell hyperplasia, lamellar fusion, epithelial lifting, and aneurysm were observed. In the liver there were vacuolation of hepatocytes and nuclear pyknosis. Kidney lesions consisted of dilation of Bowman's space and accumulation of hyaline droplets in the tubular epithelial cells. The structural damages could be correlated to the significant increase (p
  • DOI: 10.1002/tox.10123
  • This article was published in Environ Toxicol and referenced in Toxicology: Open Access

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