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Table 3 Comparison of the estrogenic activity in the same species from the two habitats

From: Estrogen-like activity of seafood related to environmental chemical contaminants

Species Adriatic Sea Tyrrhenian Sea  
  Number of samples Number of positive samples Number of samples Number of positive samples Fisher's exact test
M. barbatus 2 - 3 2 p > 0.3
P. phycis 5 - 4 2 p > 0.16
S. scombrus 4 - 3 2 p > 0.14
Total 11 0 10 6 p < 0.004