Neurotoxic shellfish poisoning is caused by the red tide dinoflagellate, which produces brevetoxins.
What does NSP stand for?
NSP stands for Neurotoxic Shellfish Poisoning
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When ingested, brevetoxins cause neurotoxic shellfish poisoning, with symptoms that can include numbness, tingling, and gastrointestinal distress.
The accumulation of brevetoxins in shellfish can lead to the neurotoxic shellfish poisoning syndrome in humans (McFarren et al.
brevis and its toxins is neurotoxic shellfish poisoning (NSP), which can occur when people eat shellfish that have been contaminated through filter-feeding activities.
This assay appears to be a useful tool for neurotoxic shellfish poisoning monitoring in shellfish and seawater, and for mammalian exposure diagnostics, and significantly reduces the time required for analyses.
Neurotoxic shellfish poisoning and brevetoxin metabolites: a case study from Florida.