CYANOBACTERIA Platform

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Internet-based platform on cyanobacteria and cyanobacterial toxins in European waterbodies

 

Cyanotoxins



Cyanobacteria
Cyanotoxins
LD50 [µg kg-1 bw]
Microcystis sp.
Hepatotoxins
Microcystin-LR
25-50
Anabaena sp.
 
Microcystin-RR
200-800
Planktothrix sp.
 
Microcystin-YR
70-100
 
 
Microcystin-LA
50-90
Cylindrospermopsis
 
Cylindrospermopsin
2100
Anabaena sp.
Neurotoxin
Anatoxin-a
200-500


Chemical structure of cyanotoxins:
Microcystins




Anatoxin-a


Cylindrospermopsin