General Information

Event name: NO-17-027
Country: NORWAY
Nature of the harmful event:
Seafood toxins
Event directly affected:
Humans
Toxicity detected: Yes
Associated syndrome: DSP
Unexplained toxicity:
Species implicated in toxin transmission (transvector):
Report the outcome of a monitoring programme: No
Event occurred before in this location: No
Individuals to contact: Kleiven

Location & Date

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General location information: Trøndelag, Norwegian Sea
HAB Area code(s): NO-06
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Bloom event dates (yyyy/mm/dd): Event Date:2017-07-02
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Microalgae

Causative organism known: No
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Chlorophyll concentration, if known: µg/l
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Environmental Conditions

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Toxin Assay Information

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Economic losses:
Management decision: Blue mussels harvested in Trøndelag at a blue mussels farm was digestetd at several restaurants in Østfold, Akershus and Oslo. 61 people was sick with diare, and all mussels were sendt back. Samples tested posetiv for DSP.
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