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Humpback whale cell lines established and used to assess toxicity of a compound known to accumulate in this species

As a follow-up to our update of the Ecotoxicity Regulatory Overview section last month, we decided to highlight the relevant, recent publication on the isolation and initial characterization of the first humpback whale fibroblast cell lines by Burkard, et al. (2015). Cells were isolated from humpback whale skin samples obtained from healthy, free-swimming whales using […]
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