Zeulab News


Aug 18, 2016 10:48:29 AM / by admin posted in blue green algae, blue green algae blooms, cianobacterias, cyanobacterial toxins, cyanotoxins, eutrophication, alage Bloom, algae toxins, harmful algae, how to test water quality, Microcystest, Microcystin, microcystin analysis, MICROCYSTIN DETECTION IN WATER, microcystin elisa, microcystin in drinking water, microcystin toxicity, microcystin toxin, Microcystins, toxic algae, toxins in water, water, water test


Algal blooms in freshwater lakes

Cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) are unicellular prokaryotes that thrive mainly in freshwater lakes. Being autotroph organisms they accomplish oxygenic photosynthesis playing a significant role in the food chain of several ecosystems. However, under certain circumstances (eutrophication, climatic change, etc.), they can grow and lead to uncontrolled blooms.

Read More

Subscribe to Email Updates

    Lists by Topic

    see all

    Posts by Topic

    See all