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Table 1 Changes of plasma inorganic substances in starry flounder, Platichthys stellatus exposed to the different sodium arsenate concentration and water temperature

From: Toxic effects of arsenic on growth, hematological parameters, and plasma components of starry flounder, Platichthys stellatus, at two water temperature conditions

Parameters Period (weeks) Temperature (°C) Arsenic concentration (μg/L)
0 150 300 600
Calcium (mg/dL) 2 12°C 9.97±1.15 a 10.58±1.06 a 10.79±0.88 a 10.16±1.21 a
18°C 10.14±0.72 a 9.74±0.70 a 9.92±0.82 a 9.05±0.64 a
4 12°C 8.96±0.95 a 9.63±0.92 a 10.14±0.91 a 9.40±0.98 a
18°C 9.85±0.70 a 10.19±0.80 a 9.58±0.85 a 9.01±0.75 a
Magnesium (mg/dL) 2 12°C 2.38±0.17 a 2.42±0.15 a 2.41±0.20 a 2.33±0.14 a
18°C 2.41±0.24 a 2.42±0.21 a 2.38±0.16 a 2.27±0.20 a
4 12°C 2.37±0.19 a 2.46±0.18 a 2.34±0.19 a 2.35±0.25 a
18°C 2.33±0.17 a 2.21±0.16 a 2.25±0.18 a 2.19±0.19 a
  1. Values are mean±S.E. Values with different superscript are significantly different at 2 weeks and 4 weeks (P < 0 .05) as determined by Duncan's multiple range test