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By Marinella Farré, Sara Rodriguez-Mozaz (auth.), Damià Barceló, Peter-Diedrich Hansen (eds.)

There is an expanding want for potent tools of estimating the hazards brought on by the massive variety of toxins published into the surroundings by way of human actions. This quantity offers an outline of biosensors as a key software for the environmental tracking of aquatic structures. Biosensor know-how relies on a particular organic popularity point together with a transducer for sign processing. particularly, the detection and identity of endocrine-disrupting compounds and different pollution in wastewater are handled intimately. Biosensors are offered as a realistic substitute or complement to conventional chromatographic recommendations. Emphasis is additionally put on the validation of the utilized know-how and its software to real-world environmental samples.

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