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Table 1 Percentage of plasmid injected zebrafish expressing GFP in different body tissues after exposure to oestrogens (at 72 hpf)

From: Development of a transient expression assay for detecting environmental oestrogens in zebrafish and medaka embryos

  Control EE2 (ng/L) E2 (ng/L) NP (μg/L)
1000 100 10 1000 100 10
Liver 0 74.3% (223/300) 61.6% (185/300) 0 70.7% (212/300) 18.7% (56/300) 0
Heart 0 82.7% (248/300) 66.3% (199/300) 0 78% (234/300) 65% (195/300) 56% (168/300)
Muscle 13.3% (40/300) 90.3% (271/300) 78.3% (235/300) 27.3% (82/300) 87% (261/300) 74% (222/300) 71.3% (214/300)
Forebrain   33% (99/300) 0 0 25.6% (77/300) 0 0
Otic vesicle 19% (47/300) 26.3% (78/300) 16.6% (50/300) 10.6% (32/300) 27% (81/300) 25.3% (76/300) 0
lateral line neuromast 10% (32/300) 22.3% (67/300) 13% (39/300) 14.7% (44/300) 25.3% (76/300) 18% (54/300) 4%
(12/300)