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Dioxins are unintentionally produced by incomplete combustion. The substances are persistent, difficult to degrade or metabolize. They like to bioaccumulate in fatty tissues and can stay there for a very long time and can be unchanged biomagnified in the food chain. Dioxins and furans are extremely toxic.

Matrixes for environmental biomarkers are among others; eggs of backyard chicken, milk of cow and goat, liver of sheep, human serum, tree bark, grass

The biotechnological technique of Chemical Activated LUciferase gene eXpression (CALUX) was used  a broad set of samples.

 

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