EcotoxicoMic Newsletter #14 (January 2021)

The 14th EcotoxicoMic Newsletter is available:

It includes, informations about :

  • 2020 EcotoxicoMic Highlights
  • The new MSCA-ITN-H2020 project ARISTO (9 PhD positions are available !)
  • The extended submission deadline to the Frontiers Research Topic in Microbial Ecotoxicology

DECHRAOUI BOTTEIN Marie-Yasmine (ECODD, Valbonne, FRANCE)

First Name: Marie-Yasmine

Name: Dechraoui Bottein

Position: Expert Eco/Environnemental toxicology

Email:y.bottein@gmail.com

Institute / University / Company: ECODD (Ecotoxicologie et Développement Durable Expertise)

Research Unit:

Address (city, state): 1 passage des pignes, 06560 Valbonne.

Country: France

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

  • Biotoxins
  • Natural contaminants
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Trophic transfer
  • Fate and biotransformation

Main kinds of contaminant(s) of interest:

  • Marine contaminants (natural and anthropogenic)
  • Biotoxins
  • Mercury

Main kinds of microorganisms of interest:

  • Phytoplankton
  • cyanobacteria

Main kinds of ecosystems of interest:

Coastal (including brackish waters) and ocean environment

Do you give courses on Microbial Ecotoxicology ?: YES

If yes, please tell us more about the courses (University, course level,website,etc): MARRES, Master Univeristé Côte d’Azur
https://univ-cotedazur.eu/msc/msc-science-conservation-valorization-of-marine-resources

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

Human Health and Ocean Pollution (2020) Philip J. Landrigan , John J. Stegeman, Lora E. Fleming, Denis Allemand, Donald M. Anderson, Lorraine C. Backer, Françoise Brucker-Davis, Nicolas Chevalier, Lilian Corra, Dorota Czerucka, Marie-Yasmine Dechraoui Bottein, … Hervé raps, and Patrick Rampal. (44 auteurs) Annals of Global Health 86(1): 144, 1-64

Morphology, toxicity and molecular characterization of Gambierdiscus spp. towards risk assessment of ciguatera in south central Cuba (2019). Lisbet Díaz-Asencio, Mark Vandersea, Nicolas Chomérat, Santiago Fraga, Rachel J. Clausing, R. Wayne Litaker, Donaida Chamero-Lago, Miguel Gómez-Batista, Angel Moreira-González, Patricia Tester, Carlos Alonso-Hernández, Marie-Yasmine Dechraoui Bottein, Harmful Algae, 86: 119-127

A study of the influence of brevetoxin exposure on trace element bioaccumulation in the blue mussel Mytilus edulis (2018) Simon Pouil, Rachel J. Clausing, Marc Metian, Paco Bustamante, Marie Yasmine Dechraoui-Bottein Journal of Environmental Radioactivity 192: 250-256

A radioligand receptor binding assay for ciguatoxin monitoring in environmental samples: Method development and determination of quality control criteria (2018) Lisbet Díaz-Asencio, Rachel J. Clausing, Ma Llorina Rañada, Carlos M. Alonso-Hernández, Marie-Yasmine Dechraoui Bottein. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity

Experimental evidence of dietary ciguatoxin accumulation in an herbivorous coral reef fish (2018) Clausing Rachel J, Losen Barbara, Oberhaensli Francois R, Darius H. Taiana, Sibat Manoela, Hess Philipp, Swarzenski Peter W., Chinain Mireille, Dechraoui Bottein Marie-Yasmine. Aquatic Toxicology 200:257-265

ADANLOKONON Elias Alexandre Sètondji (Université d’Abomey Calavi, BENIN)

First Name: Elias Alexandre Sètondji

Name: ADANLOKONON

Position: Doctorat (PHD) en écotoxicologique et en hydrobiologie

Email:aeaset22@gmail.com

Institute / University / Company: Université d’Abomey Calavi (Bénin)

Research Unit: Département de Biochimie et de Biologie Cellulaire/département de Zoologie

Address (city, state): Abomey-Calavi

Country: Bénin

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

– Pollution aquatique
– Plancton
– Effluents industriels et hospitaliers
– Évaluation de risques écotoxicologique
– Caractérisation microbiologique

Main kinds of contaminant(s) of interest:

– Polluants minéraux (Métaux lourds…)
– Polluants organiques (Pesticides, HAPs, PCBs…)
– Résidus médicamenteux

Main kinds of microorganisms of interest:

– Microorganismes du sol
– Microorganismes aquatiques et plancton

Main kinds of ecosystems of interest:

– Lacs rivières, milieu marins, sol

Do you give courses on Microbial Ecotoxicology ?: NO

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

OUATTARA Koffi Nouho (Nangui Abrogoua University, Abidjan, CÔTE D’IVOIRE)

First Name: Koffi Nouho

Name: OUATTARA

Position: LECTURER

Email:nouho_koffi@yahoo.fr

Institute / University / Company: NANGUI ABROGOUA University

Research Unit: SCIENCES OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGMENT

Address (city, state): 02 BP 801Abidjan 02

Country: Côte d’Ivoire

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

– Bioremediation process
– Pesticides
– Pharmaceutical Waste
– Wastewater
– Soil pollution

Main kinds of contaminant(s) of interest:

– pesticides and chemical fertilizers
– Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs)
– heavy metals
– micropollutants

Main kinds of microorganisms of interest:

– Bacillus sp
– Pseudomonas sp
– Aerococcus sp
– Rhodopseudomonas sp

Main kinds of ecosystems of interest:

– surface water
– agriculture soils

Do you give courses on Microbial Ecotoxicology ?: YES

If yes, please tell us more about the courses (University, course level,website,etc):

Ecotoxicology (Université NANGUI ABROGOUA, Licence 3, Water Sciences Technologies)
Environmental Toxicology (Université NANGUI ABROGOUA, Master MAREMA, http://www.marema.org/
Bioremiadiation process (Institut National PolyTechnique Felix HOUPHOUET BOIGNY -INP-HB, Master MAREMA, http://www.marema.org/)

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

Perpétue MAMBE-ANI, Koffi Nouho OUATTARA, Fattoh Eric ELLEINGAND, Vincent KADJO. 2019. Assessment of the impact of pesticide use in urban and periurban agriculture in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. Int. J. Biol. Chem. Sci. 13(6): 2824-2837.

FOURNIER Isabelle (Laval University, Québec, CANADA)

First Name: Isabelle

Name: Fournier

Position: PhD (thesis submitted)

Email:isabelle.fournier33@ulaval.ca

Institute / University / Company: Laval university

Research Unit: Biology department

Address (city, state): 2325 rue de l’université, Québec, Québec

Country: Canada

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

– Freshwater

– microbial eukaryotes

– winter

– salinization

– plankton

Main kinds of contaminant(s) of interest:

– Major ions (salinization)
– Metals

Main kinds of microorganisms of interest:

Bacteria and microbial eukaryotes (phytoplankton and protists)

Main kinds of ecosystems of interest: Lakes and rivers

Do you give courses on Microbial Ecotoxicology ?: NO

Most relevant articles in the field of Microbial Ecotoxicology (max.5): Not published yet.

MARINI Andréa (University of Strasbourg, FRANCE)

First Name: Andréa

Name: Marini

Position: M.Sc student

Email:andreamarini0@icloud.com

Institute / University / Company: University of Strasbourg

Research Unit: Chemistry, biology and drug design

Address (city, state): Strasbourg

Country: France

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

– Metal in microbiology

– Ecotoxicology

– Biochemistry

– Metabolism

– Antibiotics

Main kinds of contaminant(s) of interest: I don’t know yet

Main kinds of microorganisms of interest: Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Main kinds of ecosystems of interest: Microbiome, marine ecosystems

Do you give courses on Microbial Ecotoxicology ?: NO

MULLER Emilie (CNRS / University of Strasbourg, FRANCE)

First Name: Emilie

Name: MULLER

Position: researcher

Email:emilie.muller@unistra.fr

Institute / University / Company: CNRS / University of Strasbourg

Research Unit: Laboratoire de Génétique Moléculaire, Génomique et Microbiologie

Address (city, state): Institut de physiologie et de chimie biologique (IPCB); 4 allée Konrad Roentgen; F – 67000 Strasbourg

Country: France

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

– biogeochemical cycle
– dehalogenation
– microbial bioremediation
– systems ecology applied to ecosystem services
– in situ community caracterization

Main kinds of contaminant(s) of interest: organohalogenated

Main kinds of microorganisms of interest: all

Main kinds of ecosystems of interest: any

Do you give courses on Microbial Ecotoxicology ?: NO

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

Muller E.E.L., Hourcade E., Louhichi-Jelail Y., Hammann P., Vuilleumier S., Bringel F. Functional genomics of dichloromethane utilization in Methylobacterium extorquens DM4. Environmental Microbiology (2011), 13:2518-2535. (Muller et al. 2011b)

Muller E.E.L., Bringel F., Vuilleumier S. Dichloromethane-degrading bacteria in the genomic age. Special issue: environmental microbiology, Research in Microbiology (2011), 162:869-876.

BAZOMA Bayili (IRSS/CNRST, BURKINA FASO)

First Name: BAYILI

Name: BAZOMA

Position: Research Engineer at IRSS/CNRST Burkina Faso

Email:bbazoma@yahoo.fr

Institute / University / Company: Institut de recherche en sciences de la santé

Research Unit: environnement et santé

Address (city, state): 01 BP 545, Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

Country: Burkina Faso

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

– bioremediation

– biodegradation

– biodecontamination

– bio-stimulation

– bioventing

Main kinds of contaminant(s) of interest:

– Saccharomyces
– Pseudomonas
– Bacillus
– Enterobacter
– Xanthomonas

Main kinds of microorganisms of interest:

– soil decontamination microorganisms

Main kinds of ecosystems of interest:

– Agricultural ecosystems with the use of chemical inputs
– Aquatic ecosystems likely to be polluted by agricultural chemical inputs

Do you give courses on Microbial Ecotoxicology ?: NO

SAKKA HLAILI Asma (Université de Carthage, TUNISIE)

First Name: Asma

Name: SAKKA HLAILI

Position: Professeur de l’enseignement supérieur

Email:asma.sakkahlaili@gmail.com

Institute / University / Company: Université de Carthage, Faculté des Sciences de Bizerte

Research Unit: Laboratoire de Phytoplanctonologie

Address (city, state): Fac. des Sciences de Bizerte, Zarzouna , 7021

Country: Tunisie

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

-Ecotoxicologie et phytoplancton
-Transfert des contaminants dans le réseau trophique planctonique
-Diatomées toxiques
-Consortium algue-bactéries et bioremédiation
-Interaction plancton et contaminants

Main kinds of contaminant(s) of interest:

-HAPs
-Métaux
-Herbicides
-Microplastiques

Main kinds of microorganisms of interest:

-Phytoplancton

-Microzooplancton

-Bactérioplankton

Main kinds of ecosystems of interest:

-Eaux côtières
-Lagunes
-Golfes

Do you give courses on Microbial Ecotoxicology ?: NO

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

Oumayma Kahla, Sondes Melliti Ben Garali, Fatma Karray, Manel Ben Abdallah, Najwa Kallel, Najla Mhiric, Hatem Zaghden, Badreddine Barhoum, Olivier Pringault, Marianne Quéméneur, Marc Tedetti, Sami Sayadi, Asma Sakka Hlaili. 2021. Efficiency of benthic diatom-associated bacteria in the removal of benzo(a)pyrene and fluoranthene Science of the Total Environment DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.141399

Olivier Pringault, Marc Bouvy, Claire Carre, Eric Fouilland, Marouan Meddeb, Kaouther Mejri, Christophe Leboulanger, Asma Sakka Hlaili. 2020 Impacts of chemical contamination on bacterio-phytoplankton coupling. Chemosphere, 257, 127165

Chrystelle Bancon-Montigny, Catherine Gonzalez, Sophie Delpoux, Muriel Avenzac,Sylvie Spinelli, Takoua Mhadhbi, Kaouther Mejri, Asma Sakka Hlaili, Olivier Pringault. 2019 Seasonal changes of chemical contamination in coastal waters during sediment resuspension. Chemosphere, 235: 651-661

Hiba Ben Othman, Elodie Lanouguere, Patrice Got, Asma Sakka Hlaili, Christophe Leboulanger 2018 Structural and functional responses of coastal marine phytoplankton communities to PAH mixtures Chemosphere, 209: 908 – 919

Goni-Urriza Marisol , Moussard Helene, Lafabrie Céline, Carre Claire, Bouvy Marc, Sakka Hlaili Asma, Pringault Olivier 2018. Consequences of contamination on the interactions between phytoplankton and bacterioplankton. Chemosphere 195: 212 – 222

EcotoxicoMic Newsletter #13 (November 2020)

The 13th EcotoxicoMic Newsletter is available: EcotoxicoMic-NewsLetter13_Nov2020

It includes, among others, informations about the EcotoxicoMic2020 conference (presentation of the awarded PhD students and pot-docs, replays of oral and poster presentations, feedback from the attendees).

Please save the date for our next international conference EcotoxicoMic2022 that will be organized in Montpellier (France) from 15-18 November 2022.