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  1. Bad Bug Book (Second Edition)

BBB - Domoic Acid Structure

Bad Bug Book:
Foodborne Pathogenic Microorganisms and Natural Toxins Handbook
Domoic Acid


Bad Bug Book 2nd Edition: Various Shellfish-Associated Toxins

Toxin produced by planktonic algae (certain diatom species) upon which the shellfish feed.

Domoic acid structure (trans)