EcotoxicoMic Newsletter #11 (June 2020)

The 11th EcotoxicoMic Newsletter is available.

EcotoxicoMic NewsLetter 11 – June 2020

Don’t wait to register to the EcotoxicoMic2020 conference (and the Dromics training course if interested) to benefit from the early registration fee (until July 17th) and from the 50% discount for your next publication in ‘Frontiers in Microbiology (Research Topic on Microbial Ecotoxicology).

Newsletter EcotoxicoMic June_2020

UDIKOVIC-KOLIC Nikolina (Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Zagreb, CROATIA)

First Name: Nikolina

Name: Udikovic-Kolic

Position: Senior Research Associate and Head of the Lab for Environmental Microbiology and Biotechnology


Institute / University / Company: Rudjer Boskovic Institute

Research Unit: Department for Marine and Environmental Research

Address (city, state): Bijenicka 54, Zagreb

Country: Croatia

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

  • antibiotics
  • pesticides
  • soil
  • river
  • microbial

Main kinds of contaminant(s) of interest:

  • antibiotics
  • pesticides
  • heavy metals

Main kinds of microorganisms of interest:

  • bacteria

Main kinds of ecosystems of interest:

  • river
  • soil

Do you give courses on Microbial Ecotoxicology ?: NO

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

1) Bielen Ana, Šimatović Ana, Kosić-Vukšić Josipa, Senta Ivan, Ahel Marijan, Babić Sanja, Jurina Tamara, González Plaza Juan José, Milaković Milena, Udiković-Kolić Nikolina* (2017) Negative environmental impacts of antibiotic- contaminated effluents from pharmaceutical industries. Water Research. 126, 79-87.
2) Milaković Milena, Vestergaard Gisle, Gonzalez Plaza Juan Jose, Petrić Ines, Šimatović Ana, Senta Ivan, Kublik Susanne, Schloter Michael, Smalla Kornelia, Udiković-Kolić Nikolina* (2019) Pollution from azithromycin-manufacturing promotes macrolide-resistance gene propagation and induces spatial and seasonal bacterial community shifts in receiving river sediments. Environment International. 123, 501-511
3) Karpouzas Dimitrios, Papadopoulou Evangelia, Ipsilantis Ioannis, Friedel Irene, Petrić Ines, Udiković-Kolić Nikolina, Djurić Simonida, Kandeler Ellen, Menkissoglu-Spiroudi Urania, Martin-Laurent Fabrice (2014) Effects of nicosulfuron on the abundance and diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi used as indicators of pesticide soil microbial toxicity. Ecological Indicators. 39, 44-53.
4) Karpouzas Dimitrios, Kandeler Ellen, Bru David, Friedel Irene, Auer Y Kramer, Susanne Vasileiadis, Petrić Ines, Udiković-Kolić Nikolina, Djurić Simonida, Martin-Laurent Fabrice (2014) A tiered assessment approach based on standardized methods to estimate the impact of nicosulfuron on the abundance and function of the soil microbial community. Soil Biology & Biochemistry. 75, 282-291.
5) Udiković-Kolić Nikolina*, Devers-Lamrani Marion, Petrić Ines, Hršak Dubravka, Martin-Laurent Fabrice (2011) Evidence for taxonomic and functional drift of an atrazine-degrading culture in response to high atrazine input.Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 90(4)