Journal article

An assessment of endocrine activity in Australian rivers using chemical and in vitro analyses

Philip D Scott, Michael Bartkow, Stephen J Blockwell, Heather M Coleman, Stuart J Khan, Richard Lim, James A McDonald, Helen Nice, Dayanthi Nugegoda, Vincent Pettigrove, Louis A Tremblay, Michael St J Warne, Frederic DL Leusch

Environmental Science and Pollution Research | SPRINGER HEIDELBERG | Published : 2014

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors gratefully acknowledge the assistance of E. Prochazka and T. Teo for their laboratory analysis, and M. Allinson, J. Blackbeard, H. Chapman, S. Codi-King, A. Colville, D. Gale, B. Harper, M. Mortimer, and T. Reitsema for their input in planning and implementation during this project. Sampling could not have been completed without the dedication of many industry partners, whose support we gratefully acknowledge. This study was funded by the Australian Research Council (ARC Linkage scheme LP100100163) in collaboration with Water Research Australia, Sydney Water, Seqwater and Melbourne Water, and supported in-kind by the Queensland Department of Science, Information, Technology, Innovation and the Arts (DSITIA) and the Western Australia Department of Water. P.S. was supported with an Australian Postgraduate Award (Industry) scholarship and Water Research Australia PhD top-up scholarship.