BRUNEEL Odile (IRD, Montpellier, FRANCE)

First Name: Odile


Position: Researcher


Institute / University / Company: IRD

Research Unit: HydroSciences Montpellier

Address (city, state): Université de Montpellier – CC 57 163 rue Auguste Broussonet – 34090 MONTPELLIER

Country: France

Please give 5 key-words showing your research / interest in Microbial Ecotoxicolgy:

  • Biotransformation
  • Mining Environment
  • Acid mine Drainage
  • Bioremediation
  • Microbial diversity

Main kinds of contaminant(s) of interest:

  • Metals
  • Arsenic
  • Antimony

Main kinds of microorganisms of interest:

  • Microbial communities from mining environments

Main kinds of ecosystems of interest:

  • Mining pollution
  • Acid mine drainage

Do you give courses on Microbial Ecotoxicology ?: NO

Most relevant articles in the field of Microbial Ecotoxicology (max.5):

Héry M., Desoeuvre A., Benyassine E.M., Bruneel O., Delpoux S., Resongles E., Dekayir A., Casiot C. (2020). Contrasting arsenic biogeochemical cycling in two Moroccan alkaline pit lakes. Research in microbiology, 171(1), 28-36.

Bruneel O., Mghazli N., Sbabou L., Héry M., Casiot C., and Filali-Maltouf A. (2019). Role of microorganisms in rehabilitation of mining sites, focus on Sub Saharan African countries. Journal of Geochemical Exploration. 205, 106327

Fernandez-Rojo L., Casiot C., Laroche E., Tardy V., Bruneel O., Delpoux S., Desoeuvre A., Grapin G., Savignac J., Boisson J., Morin G., Battaglia-Brunet F., Joulian C., Héry M. (2019). A field-pilot for passive bioremediation of As-rich acid mine drainage. Journal of Environmental Management. 232, 910–918.

Laroche E., Casiot C., Fernandez-Rojo L., Desoeuvre A., Tardy V., Bruneel O., Battaglia-Brunet F., Joulian C., Héry M. (2018) Dynamics of Bacterial Communities Mediating the Treat-ment of an As-Rich Acid Mine Drainage in a Field Pilot. Frontiers in Microbiology. 9, 3169.

Bruneel O., Mghazli N., Hakkou R., Dahmani I., Filali Maltouf A., Sbabou L. (2017) In-depth characterization of bacterial and archaeal communities present in the abandoned Kettara pyrrhotite mine tailings (Morocco). Extremophiles, 21(4), 671-685.


YANG Yi (Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CHINA)

First Name: Yi

Name: Yang

Position: Associate Professor


Institute / University / Company: Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Research Unit: Key Laboratory of Pollution Ecology and Environmental Engineering

Address (city, state): Wenhua Road #72

Country: China

Please give 5 key-words showing your research / interest in Microbial Ecotoxicolgy: