Dr. Rasul Khan

Name: Dr. Rasul A. Khan
Bachelors: B.S.A. Toronto
Masters: M.Sc. Toronto
Doctoral: Ph.D. Toronto
Telephone: (709) 864-3258
E-mail: rakhan@mun.ca
Website: n/a
Curriculum Vitae: n/a

Research Interests:


Effects of parasites and pollutants on fish. Studies will focus on the long term-effects of parasites on fish and the interaction between some of these parasites and a variety of pollutants (e.g., petroleum hydrocarbons, pulp and paper effluent, etc.) on fish.

Publications (last 10): List all publications

Khan, R.A. (2006). Assessment of stress-related bioindicators in winter flounder (Pleuronectes americanus) exposed to discharges from a pulp and paper mill in Newfoundland: A 5-year field study. Archives Of Environmental Contamination And Toxicology. 51 (1) 103-110. (Click here for Abstract)

Khan, R.A.; Chandra, C.V. (2006). Influence of climatic changes on the parasites of Atlantic cod Gadus morhua off coastal Labrador, Canada. Journal Of Helminthology. 80 (2) 193-197. (Click here for Abstract)

Khan, R.A.; Evans, L. (2006). Prevalence of Sarcocystis spp. in two subspecies of caribou (Rangifer tarandus) in Newfoundland and labrador, and foxes (Vulpes vulpes), wolves (Canis lupus), and husky dogs (Canis familiaris) as potential definitive hosts. Journal Of Parasitology. 92 (3) 662-663. (Click here for Abstract)

Khan, R.A. (2003). Stress-related bioindicator anomalies in feral male winter flounder (Pleuronectes americanus) exposed to effluent from two pulp and paper mills in Newfoundland. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 70 (2) 401-407.

Billiard, S.M.; Khan, R.A. (2003). Chronic stress in cunner, Tautogolabrus adspersus, exposed to municipal and industrial effluents. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safty. 55 (1) 9-18. (Click here for Abstract)

Khan, R.A. (2003). Health of flatfish from localities in Placentia Bay, Newfoundland, contaminated with petroleum and PCBs. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 44 (4) 485-492. (Click here for Abstract)


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