Recent tests “using human cell lines, show that dispersants cause cell death and DNA damage” says university director

“Linked to cancer and reproductive problems.” …

Fed-sponsored research team now analyzing if Corexit caused “molecular evidence of genetic damage” — i.e. Mutations

“The research is funded jointly by NOAA’s Office of Ocean Exploration and Research and the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement” … Read more >>

Cancer specialist: Endocrine disruptors, mutagens in Gulf are “900 lb gorilla in the room” (VIDEO)

Curbside Consult, Gulf Oil Spill Health Hazards, Dr. Michael Harbut, Professor of Medicine, Wayne … Read more >>

Microbiologist researching “fish with mutated gills or mutated fins” via changes to DNA from oil; Mutations can be inherited and permanent — What about microbes? (VIDEO)

National Geographic oil spill special features USF Scientist, ABC 10 Tampa, September 28, 2010:

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Plumes of Corexit/oil mix causing microorganisms to have “mutant DNA” that can be “passed on” says USF researcher appearing tomorrow on National Geographic

USF research included in TV special on Gulf spill, Tampa Tribune, September 27, 2010:

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Oil caused fish to grow an “extra fin” or other “rare mutations” says chemist who worked for NOAA during the Exxon Valdez

Deepwater Horizon: After the oil,, September 1, 2010:


Rare mutations that caused …

Scientist worries about damage to “SPERM and EGG CELLS” of cleanup workers from past oil disaster

Oil-cleanup workers may face lung trouble, CNN, August 23, 2010:

The study, which appears …

New Medical Study: Fisherman who cleaned up oil are suffering from “CHROMOSOMAL ALTERATIONS”

Spanish oil spill workers suffered chromosome damage: study, Agence France Presse, August 24, 2010:

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Toxicologist studying whales in Gulf MOST worried about DNA damage: “They’re mammals, we’re mammals — they represent us”

Study of oil spill’s effect on whales could show future of Gulf marine life, … Read more >>

LSU Cancer Specialist: DNA mutations & cancer risk “become MORE of an issue” as oil breaks down and weathers (VIDEO)

LSU Toxicologist Talks About Health Risks In the Gulf, Project Gulf Impact, August 14, … Read more >>

Gulf chemists, biologists searching for “DNA mutations” caused by oil

Tech scientists hold nothing back in battling effects of Gulf spill, Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (Texas), … Read more >>