International Journal of Biology Research

International Journal of Biology Research


International Journal of Biology Research
International Journal of Biology Research
Vol. 2, Issue 3 (2017)

Effects of endosulfan and quinolphos on carbohydrate metabolism of freshwater fish, Cirrhinus mrigala (Ham)


Sreeya G Nair, R Radha, Jayashree KV, Anjana VR, YC Viji

The freshwater fish, Cirrhinus mrigala was exposed to two pesticides i.e., endosulfan and quinolphos. The fishes were exposed to lethal and sublethal concentrations for 21 days and the changes in the carbohydrate metabolism of vital organs such as brain, gill, kidney, liver and muscle were studied.It was observed that the liver is vital organ of carbohydrate metabolism and were drastically affected by both the pesticides.
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Sreeya G Nair, R Radha, Jayashree KV, Anjana VR, YC Viji. Effects of endosulfan and quinolphos on carbohydrate metabolism of freshwater fish, Cirrhinus mrigala (Ham). International Journal of Biology Research, Volume 2, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 74-76
International Journal of Biology Research