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Study finds PSP in local Dungeness; Scientists, state affirm cleaned, cooked crab still safe to consume

By Margaret Friedenauer Scientists investigating the link between paralytic shellfish poisoning levels in mussels and one of their predators, Dungeness crab, have found high levels of the potentially lethal toxin in both species sampled from the Haines area. PSP is a potentially fatal, neuroparalytic condition caused by a marine toxin produced by specific algae that […]