3.2.3.1.2.13. Endpoints

1) Cumulative mortality is assessed, then LC50 is calculated (see 8.2.1.2.) and any noted sub-lethal effects are registered (see Table 1).

2) The PER assay (Scheiner et al., 2013) can also be performed after bees have been exposed to contaminated dust for 3 h following the above test procedure (APENET, 2010).

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