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BP Oil Spill Caused Sickness In Fish, Researchers Find

www.huffingtonpost.com Published: July 11, 2014
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ORLANDO, Fla., July 9 (Reuters) - Oil that matches the 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico has been found in the bodies of sickened fish, according to a team of Florida scientists who studied the oil's chemical composition.



"We matched up the oil in the livers and flesh with Deepwater Horizon like a fingerprint," lead researcher Steven Murawski, a professor at the University of South Florida's College of Marine Science in Tampa, told Reuters.

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