The American brine shrimp as an exotic invasive species in the western Mediterranean.
New distribution record of the brine shrimp Artemia (Crustacea, Branchiopoda, Anostraca) in Tunisia.
Biological characterization of the new invasive brine shrimp Artemia franciscana in Tunisia: Sabkhet Halk El-Menzel.
Taxonomical study of the brine shrimp Artemia populations (Crustacea: Branchiopoda) from Tunisia based on morphological characterization.
Growth and form of the brine shrimp Artemia salina (L.
The brine shrimp lethality bioassay was carried out on the methanol extracts using standard procedure described by Ayo et al.
Biological screening of cyanobacteria for antimicrobial and molluscicidal activity, brine shrimp lethality and cytotoxicity.
Brine shrimp and crown gall tumors: simple bioassay for the discovery of plant antitumour agents.
0 0 0 0 Table 3: Brine shrimp lethality bioassay of methanol extract of NL Concentration ([micro]g/mL) 1000 500 250 125 62.
The brine shrimp lethality assay is considered a useful tool for preliminary assessment of toxicity.
As conclusion, brine shrimp screening test was a simple method in order to determine the lethal concentrations ([LC.
Brine shrimp lethality assay have been used as a bench-top bioassay for the discovery and purification of bioactive natural products, and they are an excellent choice for preliminary assessment of toxicity of herbal drugs/ consumer products.
50] bioassay was performed in a multi-well test plate using nauplii of the brine shrimp Artemia salina.
Results of brine shrimp lethality assay are depicted in Table 2.
Complete (100%) mortality of brine shrimp nauplii was observed for most of the plant extracts at 1000 [micro]g/mL concentration after 24 h except A.