Image description
Image description

Published yearly: 

4 Issues

______________________

ISSN: 2320-964X (Online) 

ISSN: 2320-7817  (Print)

______________________

Editor-in-Chief

Dr. Santosh Pawar 


INDEXED IN

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

_______________________________________________________________________________________

Int. Journal of Life Sciences, 2017; 5(4): 627-630            |                Available online, December, 14, 2017

Modulation of blood profile of juvenile Cyprinus carpio exposed to imidacloprid 


 

Bej Suman, Chatterjee H Nilanjan, Giri Lopamudra, Mukhopadhyay K Sayan,  

Ganguly Partha and Mukherjee Suman*

 

Parasitology and Immunobiology Laboratory, Post Graduate Department of Zoology, Bidhannagar College, 

EB-2, Sector-1, Salt Lake City, Kolkata-700064.

*Corresponding author: biosmukherjee@gmail.com

 

Received: 04.09.2017    |    Accepted: 28.11.2017    |    Published : 14.12.2017

Cyprinus carpio is a common fresh water fish abundantly distributed in ponds, beels and canals of India. The fish is regularly consumed because of its high nutritional value. Pesticides are common pollutants of the aquatic environment because of their persistent and tendency to concentrate in aquatic organisms. This freshwater fish is continuously exposed to imidacloprid toxicity as this pesticide enters the body through gills and contaminated food. Fresh water C. carpio were exposed to different concentrations of imidacloprid for varied span of time in controlled laboratory condition to measure haematological responses. Data is indicative of cellular stress in C. carpio that may lead to decline population size in its natural habitat.

 

Key words: Cyprinus carpio, Imidacloprid, Blood.

 

_________________________________________________________________________

Editor: Dr.Arvind Chavhan

___________________________________________________________________________________ 

Cite this article as:

Bej Suman, Chatterjee H Nilanjan, Giri Lopamudra, Mukhopadhyay K Sayan, Ganguly Partha and Mukherjee Suman (2017) Modulation of blood profile of Cyprinus carpio exposed to imidacloprid, International J. of Life Sciences, 5 (4): 627-630. 

____________________________________________________________________________


Conflicts of interest: The authors stated that no conflicts of interest.

____________________________________________________________________________

 

Copyright: © 2017 | Author(s), This is an open access article under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial - No Derivs License, which permits use and distribution in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited, the use is non-commercial and no modifications or adaptations are made.

_________________________________________________________________________

 

Balw S and Sinha MP (1999) Haematological effects of toxicity of sublethal concentration of some heavy metal salts on Channa punctatus leucocytes. J. Environ. Poll,2 (4): 219-222.


Cairns J Jr, McCormick P V and Niederlehner, B R (1993) A proposed framework for developing indicators of ecosystem health. Hydrobiologia, 263(1):1-44.


El-Sayed YS, Saad TT and El-Bahr SM (2007) Acute intoxication of deltamethrin in monosex Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus with special reference to the clinical, biochemical and haematological effects. Environ. Toxicol. Pharmacol, 24: 212–217.


Hamilton MA, Russo RC and Thurston RV (1977) Trimmed Spearman- Karber Method for Estimating Median Lethal Concentration in Toxicity Bioassays 11: 714- 719; Correction (1978), 12: 417.


Humtsoe N, Davoodi R, Kuikarni B G and Chavan B (2007) Effect of arsenic on the enzymes  of the Rohu carp. Labeo rohita (Hami Hon, 1882). Ruff. Bull, 14:17-19.


Mishra A and Niyogi PA (2011) Haematological changes in the Indian Murrel (Channa punctatus, Bloch) in response to phenolic industrial wastes of the Bhilai steel plant Chhaittisgarh, India). Int. J. Res. Chem. Environ,1(2):83-91.


Saravanam M, Ramesh M, Malarvizhi A and Petkam R (2011) Toxicity of neem leaf extracts(Azadirachta indica, A. Juss) on some haematological, ionoregulatory, biochemical and enzymological parameters of Indian major carp, Cirrhinus mrigala. J. Trop.Environ,  1(1):14-26.


Wintrobe  MM (1967) Clinical hematology, 6th Eds, Lea and Febiger, Philadelphia, Library of  Congress, Print USA.

IJLSCI EVENTS

ADVERTISEMENT

 
















    INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF

    LIFE SCIENCES

    Print ISSN : 2320-7817 

    Online ISSN:2320-964X

    UGC Approved Journal No. 48951


    EDITORIAL OFFICE

    46, Guruwandan, Jawahar Nagar, 

    VMV Road, Amravati- 444604

    Maharashtra, India.

    Tel  + 91- 9970559438  |   9420775527  

    Email: editor@ijlsci.in | editorijlsci@gmail.com