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    • The effect of alkylphenols on lobster shell hardening 

      Laufer, Hans; Chen, Ming; Johnson, Michael; Demir, Neslihan; Bobbitt, James M. (National Shellfisheries Association, 2012-06)
      Alkylphenols, anthropogenic estrogenic endocrine disruptors in vertebrates, have been found in lobsters (Homarus americanus) in New England sites. We hypothesize that alkylphenols interfere in the shell hardening during ...
    • Response of the American lobster to the stress of shell disease 

      Laufer, Hans; Demir, Neslihan; Biggers, William J. (National Shellfisheries Association, 2005-10)
      Shell disease is a problem affecting lobsters in eastern Long Island Sound causing disfiguration of the shell, decreasing the lobsters' value, and whereas mild and medium levels of the disease are not lethal, ultimately, ...