Italian translation: alterazione di maggiore entità
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08:26 Oct 8, 2013
English to Italian translations [PRO] Science - Environment & Ecology / contaminazione idrica
English term or phrase:higher level impairment
Un progetto finanziato dall'UE vuole studiare gli effetti della diffusione dei composti farmaceutici di uso comune nei corpi idrici in Europa.
Commonly prescribed pharmaceuticals are increasingly common in water bodies. Scientists studied the effects of this on gene and protein expression in a non-target fish species. Scientists initiated the xxx project to study three of the most widely used pharmaceuticals to evaluate their genetic effects and the molecular mechanisms of ***higher-level impairment***.
Researchers investigated long-term effects of acetaminophen (APAP, an analgesic and antipyretic), carbamazepine (CBZ, an anti-convulsant and anti-depressant) and atenolol (AT, an anti-hypertensive) on one-year old gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata).