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2004-2013 Publications


  • Agarwal V, Blanton JM, Podell S, Taton A, Schorn MA, Busch J, Lin Z, Schmidt EW, Jensen PR, Paul VJ, Biggs JS, Golden JW, Allen EE, Moore BS. 2017. Metagenomic discovery of polybrominated diphenyl ether biosynthesis by marine sponges. Nat Chem Biol 13(5):537-543. [Abstract] 
  • Agarwal V, Miles ZD, Winter JM, Eustaquio AS, El Gamal AA, Moore BS. 2017. Enzymatic halogenation and dehalogenation reactions: pervasive and mechanistically diverse. Chem Rev 117(8):5619-5674. [Abstract] 
  • Alonso MB, Maruya KA, Dodder NG, Lailson-Brito J Jr, Azevedo A, Santos-Neto E, Torres JP, Malm O, Hoh E. 2017. Nontargeted screening of halogenated organic compounds in bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Environ Sci Technol 51(3):1176-1185. [Abstract] 
  • Bertin MJ, Wahome PG, Zimba PV, He H, Moeller PD. 2017. Trichophycin A, a cytotoxic linear polyketide isolated from a Trichodesmium thiebautii bloom. Mar Drugs 15(1):10. [Abstract] 
  • Beversdorf LJ, Weirich CA, Bartlett SL, Miller TR. 2017. Variable cyanobacterial toxin and metabolite profiles across six eutrophic lakes of differing physiochemical characteristics. Toxins (Basel) 9(2):62. [Abstract] 
  • Chibwe L, Titaley IA, Hoh E, Simonich SLM. 2017. Integrated framework for identifying toxic transformation products in complex environmental mixtures. Environ Sci Technol Lett 4(2):32-43. [Abstract] 
  • Choi CJ, Brosnahan ML, Sehein TR, Anderson DM, Erdner DL. 2017. Insights into the loss factors of phytoplankton blooms: the role of cell mortality in the decline of two inshore Alexandrium blooms. Limnol Oceanogr 62(4):1742-1753. [Abstract] 
  • Dubansky B, Rice CD, Barrois LF, Galvez F. 2017. Biomarkers of aryl-hydrocarbon receptor activity in Gulf killifish (Fundulus grandis) from northern Gulf of Mexico marshes following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 73(1):63-75. [Abstract] 
  • Ferriss BE, Marcinek DJ, Ayres D, Borchert J, Lefebvre KA. 2017. Acute and chronic dietary exposure to domoic acid in recreational harvesters: a survey of shellfish consumption behavior. Environ Int 101:70-79. [Abstract] 
  • Gomez F, Richlen ML, Anderson DM. 2017. Molecular characterization and morphology of Cochlodinium strangulatum, the type species of Cochlodinium, and Margalefidinium gen. nov. for C. polykrikoides and allied species (Gymnodiniales, Dinophyceae). Harmful Algae 63:32-44. [Abstract] 
  • Haq S, Bachvaroff TR, Place AR. 2017. Characterization of acetyl-CoA carboxylases in the basal dinoflagellate Amphidinium carterae. Mar Drugs 15(6):149. [Abstract] 
  • Kumar A, Borgen M, Aluwihare LI, Fenical W. 2017. Ozone-activated halogenation of mono- and dimethylbipyrrole in seawater. Environ Sci Technol 51(1):589-595. [Abstract] 
  • Lefebvre KA, Kendrick PS, Ladiges W, Hiolski EM, Ferriss BE, Smith DR, Marcinek DJ. 2017. Chronic low-level exposure to the common seafood toxin domoic acid causes cognitive deficits in mice. Harmful Algae 64:20-29. [Abstract] 
  • Llop S, Tran V, Ballester F, Barbone F, Sofianou-Katsoulis A, Sunyer J, Engstrom K, Alhamdow A, Love TM, Watson GE, Bustamante M, Murcia M, Iniquez C, Shamlaye CF, Rosolen V, Mariuz M, Horvat M, Tratnik JS, Mazej D, van Wijngaarden E, Davidson PW, Myers GJ, Rand MD, Broberg K. 2017. CYP3A genes and the association between prenatal methylmercury exposure and neurodevelopment. Environ Int 105:34-42. [Abstract] 
  • Love TM, Thurston SW, Davidson PW. 2017. Finding vulnerable subpopulations in the Seychelles Child Development Study: effect modification with latent groups. Stat Methods Med Res 26(2):809-822. [Abstract] 
  • Marsan D, Place A, Fucich D, Chen F. 2017. Toxin-antitoxin systems in estuarine Synechococcus strain CB0101 and their transcriptomic responses to environmental stressors. Front Microbiol 8:1213. [Abstract] 
  • Nicklisch SCT, Bonito LT, Sandin S, Hamdoun A. 2017. Geographic differences in persistent organic pollutant levels of yellowfin tuna. Environ Health Perspect 125(6):067014. [Abstract] 
  • Rasmussen SA, Binzer SB, Hoeck C, Meier S, de Medeiros LS, Andersen NG, Place A, Nielsen KF, Hansen PJ, Larsen TO. 2017. Karmitoxin: an amine-containing polyhydroxy-polyene toxin from the marine dinoflagellate Karlodinium armiger. J Nat Prod 80(5):1287-1293. [Abstract] 
  • Reid NM, Jackson CE, Gilbert D, Minx P, Montague MJ, Hampton TH, Helfrich LW, King BL, Nacci DE, Aluru N, Karchner SI, Colbourne JK, Hahn ME, Shaw JR, Oleksiak MF, Crawford DL, Warren WC, Whitehead A. 2017. The landscape of extreme genomic variation in the highly adaptable Atlantic killifish. Genome Biol Evol; doi:10.1093/gbe/evx023 [Online 13 February 2017]. [Abstract] 
  • Rodriguez JD, Haq S, Bachvaroff T, Nowak KF, Nowak SJ, Morgan D, Cherny VV, Sapp MM, Bernstein S, Bolt A, DeCoursey TE, Place AR, Smith SM. 2017. Identification of a vacuolar proton channel that triggers the bioluminescent flash in dinoflagellates. PLoS One 12(2):e0171594. [Abstract] 
  • Torbick N, Ziniti B, Stommel E, Linder E, Andrew A, Caller T, Haney J, Bradley W, Henegan PL, Shi X. 2017. Assessing cyanobacterial harmful algal blooms as risk factors for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Neurotox Res; doi:10.1007/s12640-017-9740-y [Online 3 May 2017]. [Abstract] 
  • Williams E, Place A, Bachvaroff T. 2017. Transcriptome analysis of core dinoflagellates reveals a universal bias towards "GC" rich codons. Mar Drugs 15(5):125. [Abstract] 
  • Zimba PV, Huang IS, Foley JE, Linton EW. 2017. Identification of a new-to-science cyanobacterium, Toxifilum mysidocida gen. nov. & sp. nov. (Cyanobacteria, Cyanophyceae). J Phycol 53(1):188-197. [Abstract] 
  • Zimba PV, Huang IS, Gutierrez D, Shin W, Bennett MS, Triemer RE. 2017. Euglenophycin is produced in at least six species of euglenoid algae and six of seven strains of Euglena sanguinea. Harmful Algae 63:79-84. [Abstract] 


  • Adams NG, Robertson A, Grattan LM, Pendleton S, Roberts S, Tracy JK, Trainer VL. 2016. Assessment of sodium channel mutations in Makah Tribal members of the U.S. Pacific Northwest as a potential mechanism of resistance to paralytic shellfish poisoning. Harmful Algae 57(B):26-34. [Abstract] 
  • Bertin MJ, Zimba PV, He H, Moeller PDR. 2016. Structure revision of trichotoxin, a chlorinated polyketide isolated from a Trichodesmium thiebautii bloom. Tetrahedron Lett 57(52):5864-5867. [Abstract] 
  • Boushey CJ, Delp EJ, Ahmad Z, Wang Y, Roberts SM, Grattan LM. 2016. Dietary assessment of domoic acid exposure: what can be learned from traditional methods and new applications for a technology assisted device. Harmful Algae 57(B):51-55. [Abstract] 
  • Cai P, He S, Zhou C, Place AR, Haq S, Ding L, Chen H, Jiang Y, Guo C, Xu Y, Zhang J, Yan X. 2016. Two new karlotoxins found in Karlodinium veneficum (strain GM2) from the East China Sea. Harmful Algae 58:66-73. [Abstract] 
  • El Gamal A, Agarwal V, Rahman I, Moore BS. 2016. Enzymatic reductive dehalogenation controls the biosynthesis of marine bacterial pyrroles. J Am Chem Soc 138(40):13167-13170. [Abstract] 
  • Engstrom K, Love TM, Watson GE, Zareba G, Yeates A, Wahlberg K, Alhamdow A, Thurston SW, Mulhern M, McSorley EM, Strain JJ, Davidson PW, Shamlaye CF, Myers GJ, Rand MD, van Wijngaarden E, Broberg K. 2016. Polymorphisms in ATP-binding cassette transporters associated with maternal methylmercury disposition and infant neurodevelopment in mother-infant pairs in the Seychelles Child Development Study. Environ Int 94:224-229. [Abstract] 
  • Flowers EM, Bachvaroff TR, Warg JV, Neill JD, Killian ML, Vinagre AS, Brown S, Almeida AS, Schott EJ. 2016. Genome sequence analysis of CsRV1: a pathogenic reovirus that infects the blue crab Callinectes sapidus across its trans-hemispheric range. Front Microbiol 7:126. [Abstract] 
  • Grattan LM, Boushey C, Tracy K, Trainer V, Roberts SM, Schluterman N, Morris JG Jr. 2016. The association between razor clam consumption and memory in the CoASTAL cohort. Harmful Algae 57(B):20-25. [Abstract] 
  • Grattan LM, Holobaugh S, Morris JG, Jr. 2016. Harmful algal blooms and public health. Harmful Algae 57(B):2-8. [Abstract] 
  • Hiolski EM, Ito S, Beggs JM, Lefebvre KA, Litke AM, Smith DR. 2016. Domoic acid disrupts the activity and connectivity of neuronal networks in organotypic brain slice cultures. Neurotoxicology 56:215-224. [Abstract] 
  • Lefebvre KA, Quakenbush L, Frame E, Huntington KB, Sheffield G, Stimmelmayr R, Bryan A, Kendrick P, Ziel H, Goldstein T, Snyder JA, Gelatt T, Gulland F, Dickerson B, Gill V. 2016. Prevalence of algal toxins in Alaskan marine mammals foraging in a changing Arctic and subarctic environment. Harmful Algae 55:13-24. [Abstract] 
  • Mackintosh SA, Dodder NG, Shaul NJ, Aluwihare LI, Maruya KA, Chivers SJ, Danil K, Weller DW, Hoh E. 2016. Newly identified DDT-related compounds accumulating in Southern California bottlenose dolphins. Environ Sci Technol 50(22):12129-12137. [Abstract] 
  • McCabe RM, Hickey BM, Kudela RM, Lefebvre KA, Adams NG, Bill BD, Gulland FM, Thomson RE, Cochlan WP, Trainer VL. 2016. An unprecedented coastwide toxic algal bloom linked to anomalous ocean conditions. Geophys Res Lett 43(19):10366-10376. [Abstract] 
  • Reid NM, Proestou DA, Clark BW, Warren WC, Colbourne JK, Shaw JR, Karchner SI, Hahn ME, Nacci D, Oleksiak MF, Crawford DL, Whitehead A. 2016. The genomic landscape of rapid repeated evolutionary adaptation to toxic pollution in wild fish. Science 354(6317):1305-1308. [Abstract] 
  • Roberts SM, Grattan LM, Toben AC, Ausherman C, Trainer V, Tracy K, Morris JG Jr. 2016. Perception of risk for domoic acid related health problems: a cross-cultural study. Harmful Algae 57(B):39-44. [Abstract] 
  • Tracy K, Boushey C, Roberts SM, Morris JG, Jr, Grattan LM. 2016. Communities advancing the studies of tribal nations across their lifespan: design, methods, and baseline of the CoASTAL cohort. Harmful Algae 57(B):9-19. [Abstract] 
  • Zhou J, Lyu Y, Richlen ML, Anderson DM, Cai Z. 2016. Quorum sensing is a language of chemical signals and plays an ecological role in algal-bacterial interactions. CRC Crit Rev Plant Sci 35(2):81-105. [Abstract] 
  • Zimba PV, Hill EM, Withers K. 2016. Benthic microalgae serve as the major food resource for porcelain crabs (Petrolisthes spp.) in oyster reefs: digestive track content and pigment evidence. J Exp Mar Bio Ecol 483:53-58. [Abstract] 
  • Bill BD, Moore SK, Hay LR, Anderson DM, Trainer VL. 2016. Effects of temperature and salinity on the growth of Alexandrium (Dinophyceae) isolates from the Salish Sea. J Phycol 52(2):230-238.
  • Bonito LT, Hamdoun A, Sandin SA. 2016. Evaluation of the global impacts of mitigation on persistent, bioaccumulative and toxic pollutants in marine fish. PeerJ 4:e1573.
  • El Gamal A, Agarwal V, Diethelm S, Rahman I, Schorn MA, Sneed JM, Louie GV, Whalen KE, Mincer TJ, Noel JP, Paul VJ, Moore BS. 2016. Biosynthesis of coral settlement cue tetrabromopyrrole in marine bacteria by a uniquely adapted brominase-thioesterase enzyme pair. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 113(14):3797-3802.
  • Ganju NK, Brush MJ, Rashleigh B, Aretxabaleta AL, del Barrio P, Grear JS, Harris LA, Lake SJ, McCardell G, O’Donnell J, Ralston DK, Signell RP, Testa JM, Vaudrey JM. 2016. Progress and challenges in coupled hydrodynamic-ecological estuarine modeling. Estuaries Coast 39(2):311-332.
  • Glazer L, Hahn ME, Aluru N. 2016. Delayed effects of developmental exposure to low levels of the aryl hydrocarbon receptor agonist 3,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl (PCB126) on adult zebrafish behavior. Neurotoxicology 52:134-143.
  • Gokirmak T, Campanale JP, Reitzel AM, Shipp LE, Moy GW, Hamdoun A. 2016. Functional diversification of sea urchin ABCC1 (MRP1) by alternative splicing. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 310(11):C911-C920.
  • Han M, Lee H, Anderson DM, Kim B. 2016. Paralytic shellfish toxin production by the dinoflagellate Alexandrium pacificum (Chinhae Bay, Korea) in axenic, nutrient-limited chemostat cultures and nutrient-enriched batch cultures. Mar Pollut Bull 104(1-2):34-43.
  • Harvey EL, Deering RW, Rowley DC, El Gamal A, Schorn M, Moore BS, Johnson MD, Mincer TJ, Whalen KE. 2016. A bacterial quorum-sensing precursor induces mortality in the marine coccolithophore, emiliania huxleyi. Front Microbiol 7:59.
  • Lemaire B, Kubota A, O'Meara CM, Lamb DC, Tanguay RL, Goldstone JV, Stegeman JJ. 2016. Cytochrome P450 20A1 in zebrafish: cloning, regulation and potential involvement in hyperactivity disorders. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 296:73-84.
  • Nicklisch SC, Rees SD, McGrath AP, Gokirmak T, Bonito LT, Vermeer LM, Cregger C, Loewen G, Sandin S, Chang G, Hamdoun A. 2016. Global marine pollutants inhibit P-glycoprotein: environmental levels, inhibitory effects, and cocrystal structure. Sci Adv 2(4):e1600001.
  • Pelzman C, Cho SY. 2016. Plasmonic metasurface for simultaneous detection of polarization and spectrum. Opt Lett 41(6):1213-1216
  • Richlen ML, Zielinski O, Holinde L, Tillmann U, Cembella A, Lyu Y, Donald MA. 2016. Distribution of Alexandrium fundyense (Dinophyceae) cysts in Greenland and Iceland, with an emphasis on viability and growth in the Arctic. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 547:33-46.
  • Roncalli V, Turner JT, Kulis D, Anderson DM, Lenz PH. 2016. The effect of the toxic dinoflagellate Alexandrium fundyense on the fitness of the calanoid copepod Calanus finmarchicus. Harmful Algae 51:56-66.
  • Sehein T, Richlen ML, Nagai S, Yasuike M, Nakamura Y, Anderson DM. 2016. Characterization of 17 new microsatellite markers for the dinoflagellate Alexandrium fundyense (dinophyceae), a harmful algal bloom species. J Appl Phycol 28(3):1677-1681.
  • Teufel R, Agarwal V, Moore BS. 2016. Unusual flavoenzyme catalysis in marine bacteria. Curr Opin Chem Biol 31:31-39.
  • Xu Y, Richlen ML, Liefer JD, Robertson A, Kulis D, Smith TB, Parsons ML, Anderson DM. 2016. Influence of environmental variables on Gambierdiscus spp. (dinophyceae) growth and distribution. PLoS One 11(4):e0153197.


  • Agarwal V, Diethelm S, Ray L, Garg N, Awakawa T, Dorrestein PC, Moore BS. 2015. Chemoenzymatic synthesis of acyl coenzyme A substrates enables in situ labeling of small molecules and proteins. Org Lett 17(18):4452-4455.
  • Agarwal V, Li J, Rahman I, Borgen M, Aluwihare LI, Biggs JS, Paul VJ, Moore BS. 2015. Complexity of naturally produced polybrominated diphenyl ethers revealed via mass spectrometry. Environ Sci Technol 49(3):1339-1346.
  • Aluru N, Kuo E, Helfrich LW, Karchner SI, Linney EA, Pais JE, Franks DG. 2015. Developmental exposure to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin alters DNA methyltransferase (dnmt) expression in zebrafish (Danio rerio). Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 284(2):142-151.
  • Brosnahan ML, Velo-Suarez L, Ralston DK, Fox SE, Sehein TR, Shalapyonok A, et al. 2015. Rapid growth and concerted sexual transitions by a bloom of the harmful dinoflagellate Alexandrium fundyense (Dinophyceae). Limnol Oceanogr 60(6):2059-2078.
  • Buckman KL, Marvin-DiPasquale M, Taylor VF, Chalmers A, Broadley HJ, Agee J, Jackson BP, Chen CY. 2015. Influence of a chlor-alkali Superfund site on mercury bioaccumulation in periphyton and low-trophic level fauna. Environ Toxicol Chem 34(7):1649-1658.
  • Deeds JR, Hoesch RE, Place AR, Kao JP. 2015. The cytotoxic mechanism of karlotoxin 2 (KmTx 2) from Karlodinium veneficum (Dinophyceae). Aquat Toxicol 159:148-155.
  • DeGroot DE, Franks DG, Higa T, Tanaka J, Hahn ME, Denison MS. 2015. Naturally-occurring marine brominated indoles are aryl hydrocarbon receptor ligands/agonists. Chem Res Toxicol; doi: 10.1021/acs.chemrestox.5b00003 [Online 22 May 2015].
  • Gutierrez DB, Fahlman A, Gardner M, Kleinhenz D, Piscitelli M, Raverty S, Haulena M, Zimba PV. 2015. Phosphatidylcholine composition of pulmonary surfactant from terrestrial and marine diving mammals. Respir Physiol Neurobiol 211:29-36.
  • Feng Z, Reniers A, Haus BK, Solo-Gabriele HM, Wang JD, Fleming LE. 2015. A predictive model for microbial counts on beaches where intertidal sand is the primary source. Mar Pollut Bull 94(1-2):37-47.
  • Guannel ML, Haring D, Twiner MJ, Wang Z, Noble AE, Lee PA, Saito MA, Rocap G. 2015. Toxigenicity and biogeography of the diatom Pseudo-nitzschia across distinct environmental regimes in the south Atlantic Ocean. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 526:67-87.
  • Halliday E, Ralston DK, Gast RJ. 2015. Contribution of sand-associated enterococci to dry weather water quality. Environ Sci Technol 49(1):451-458.
  • Hattenrath-Lehmann TK, Smith JL, Wallace RB, Merlo LR, Koch F, Mittelsdorf H, Goleski JA, Anderson DM, Gobler CJ. 2015. The effects of elevated CO2 on the growth and toxicity of field populations and cultures of the saxitoxin-producing dinoflagellate, Alexandrium fundyense. Limnol Oceanogr 60(1):198-214.
  • Hong MY, Lumibao J, Mistry P, Saleh R, Hoh E. 2015. Fish oil contaminated with persistent organic pollutants reduces antioxidant capacity and induces oxidative stress without affecting its capacity to lower lipid concentrations and systemic inflammation in rats. J Nutr 145(5):939-944.
  • Jones GD, Williams EP, Place AR, Jagus R, Bachvaroff TR. 2015. The alveolate translation initiation factor 4E family reveals a custom toolkit for translational control in core dinoflagellates. BMC Evol Biol 15:14.
  • Li Y, He R, Chen K, McGillicuddy DJ Jr. 2015. Variational data assimilative modeling of the Gulf of Maine circulation in spring and summer 2010. J Geophys Res Oceans 120(5):3522-3541.
  • Millow CJ, Mackintosh SA, Lewison RL, Dodder NG, Hoh E. 2015. Identifying bioaccumulative halogenated organic compounds using a nontargeted analytical approach: seabirds as sentinels. PLoS One 10(5):e0127205.
  • Moore SK, Bill BD, Hay LR, Emenegger J, Eldred KC, Greengrove CL, Masura JE, Anderson DM. 2015. Factors regulating excystment of Alexandrium in Puget Sound, WA, USA. Harmful Algae 43:103-110.
  • O'Neill EC, Trick M, Hill L, Rejzek M, Dusi RG, Hamilton CJ, Zimba PV, Henrissat B, Field RA. 2015. The transcriptome of Euglena gracilis reveals unexpected metabolic capabilities for carbohydrate and natural product biochemistry. Mol Biosyst 11(10):2808-2820.
  • Petitpas CM, Turner JT, Keafer BA, McGillicuddy DJ Jr, Anderson DM. 2015. Zooplankton community grazing impact on a toxic bloom of Alexandrium fundyense in the Nauset Marsh System, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA. Harmful Algae 47:42-55.
  • Petitpas CM, Turner JT, Keafer BA, McGillicuddy DJ Jr, Anderson DM. 2015. Zooplankton community grazing impact on a toxic bloom of Alexandrium fundyense in the Nauset Marsh System, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA. Harmful Algae 47:42-55.
  • Ralston DK, Brosnahan ML, Fox SE, Lee K, Anderson DM. 2015. Temperature and residence time controls on an estuarine harmful algal bloom: modeling hydrodynamics and Alexandrium fundyense in Nauset estuary. Estuaries Coast 38(6):2240-2258.
  • Ross AC, Gulland LE, Dorrestein PC, Moore BS. 2015. Targeted capture and heterologous expression of the Pseudoalteromonas alterochromide gene cluster in Escherichia coli represents a promising natural product exploratory platform. ACS Synth Biol 4(4):414-420.
  • Shaul NJ, Dodder NG, Aluwihare LI, Mackintosh SA, Maruya KA, Chivers SJ, Danil K, Weller DW, Hoh E. 2015. Nontargeted biomonitoring of halogenated organic compounds in two ecotypes of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) from the Southern California Bight.6. Environ Sci Technol 49(3):1328-1338
  • Shipp LE, Hill RZ, Moy GW, Gokirmak T, Hamdoun A. 2015. ABCC5 is required for cAMP-mediated hindgut invagination in sea urchin embryos. Development 142(20):3537-3548.
  • Stegeman JJ, Behrendt L, Woodin BR, Kubota A, Lemaire B, Pompon D, Goldstone JV, Urban P. 2015. Functional characterization of zebrafish cytochrome P450 1 family proteins expressed in yeast. Biochim Biophys Acta 1850(11):2340-2352.
  • Szewczyk P, Tao H, McGrath AP, Villaluz M, Rees SD, Lee SC, Doshi R, Urbatsch IL, Zhang Q, Chang G. 2015. Snapshots of ligand entry, malleable binding and induced helical movement in P-glycoprotein. Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr 71(Pt 3):732-741.
  • Tong MM, Smith JL, Richlen M, Steidinger KA, Kulis DM, Fux E, Anderson DM. 2015. Characterization and comparison of toxin-producing isolates of Dinophysis acuminata from New England and Canada. J Phycol 51(1):66-81.
  • Villacorte LO, Tabatabai SAA, Anderson DM, Amy GL, Schippers JC, Kennedy MD. 2015. Seawater reverse osmosis desalination and (harmful) algal blooms. Desalination 360:61-80.
  • Waters AL, Oh J, Place AR, Hamann MT. 2015. Stereochemical studies of the Karlotoxin class using NMR spectroscopy and DP4 chemical-shift analysis: insights into their mechanism of action. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 54(52):15705-15710.
  • Wells ML, Trainer VL, Smayda TJ, Karlson BS, Trick CG, Kudela RM, Ishikawa A, Bernard S, Wulff A, Anderson DM, Cochlan WP. 2015. Harmful algal blooms and climate change: learning from the past and present to forecast the future. Harmful Algae 49:68-93.


  • Agarwal V, El Gamal AA, Yamanaka K, Poth D, Kersten RD, Schorn M, Allen EE, Moore BS. 2014. Biosynthesis of polybrominated aromatic organic compounds by marine bacteria. Nat Chem Biol 10(8):640-647.
  • Agarwal V, Moore BS. 2014. Enzymatic synthesis of polybrominated dioxins from the marine environment. ACS Chem Biol 9(9):1980-1984.
  • Anderson DM, Couture DA, Kleindinst JL, Keafer BA, McGillicuddy DJ, Jr., Martin JL, Richlen ML, Hickey JM, Solow AR. 2014. Understanding interannual, decadal level variability in paralytic shellfish poisoning toxicity in the Gulf of Maine: the HAB index. Deep Sea Res Part 2 Top Stud Oceanogr 103:264-276.
  • Anderson DM, Keafer BA, Kleindinst JL, McGillicuddy DJ, Jr., Martin JL, Norton K, Pilskaln CH, Smith JL, Sherwood CR, Butman B. 2014. Alexandrium fundyense cysts in the Gulf of Maine: long-term time series of abundance and distribution, and linkages to past and future blooms. Deep Sea Res Part 2 Top Stud Oceanogr 103:6-26.
  • Brosnahan ML, Farzan S, Keafer BA, Sosik HM, Olson RJ, Anderson DM. 2014. Complexities of bloom dynamics in the toxic dinoflagellate Alexandrium fundyense revealed through DNA measurements by imaging flow cytometry coupled with species-specific rRNA probes. Deep Sea Res Part 2 Top Stud Oceanogr 103:185-198.
  • Butman B, Aretxabaleta AL, Dickhudt PJ, Dalyander PS, Sherwood CR, Anderson DM, Keafer BA, Signell RP. 2014. Investigating the importance of sediment resuspension in Alexandrium fundyense cyst population dynamics in the Gulf of Maine. Deep Sea Res Part 2 Top Stud Oceanogr 103:79-95.
  • Deeds JR, Petitpas CM, Shue V, White KD, Keafer BA, McGillicuddy DJ, Jr., Milligan PJ, Anderson DM, Turner JT. 2014. PSP toxin levels and plankton community composition and abundance in size-fractionated vertical profiles during spring/summer blooms of the toxic dinoflagellate Alexandrium fundyense in the Gulf of Maine and on Georges Bank, 2007, 2008, and 2010: 1. toxin levels. Deep Sea Res Part 2 Top Stud Oceanogr 103:329-349.
  • Fernandes LF, Hubbard KA, Richlen ML, Smith J, Bates SS, Ehrman J, Leger C, Mafra LL, Jr., Kulis D, Quilliam M, Libera K, McCauley L, Anderson DM. 2014. Diversity and toxicity of the diatom Peragallo in the Gulf of Maine, Northwestern Atlantic Ocean. Deep Sea Res Part 2 Top Stud Oceanogr 103:139-162.
  • Fernandes LF, Hubbard KA, Richlen ML, Smith J, Bates SS, Ehrman J, Leger C, Mafra LL, Kulis D, Quilliam M, Libera K, McCauley L, Anderson DM. 2014. Diversity and toxicity of the diatom Pseudo-nitzschia Peragallo in the Gulf of Maine, Northwestern Atlantic Ocean. Deep Sea Res Part 2 Top Stud Oceanogr 103:139-162.
  • Halliday E, McLellan SL, Amaral-Zettler LA, Sogin ML, Gast RJ. 2014. Comparison of bacterial communities in sands and water at beaches with bacterial water quality violations. PLoS One 9(3):e90815.
  • Hernandez RJ, Hernandez Y, Jimenez NH, Piggot AM, Klaus JS, Feng Z, Reniers A, Solo-Gabriele HM. 2014. Effects of full-scale beach renovation on fecal indicator levels in shoreline sand and water. Water Res 48:579-591.
  • Hitchcock GL, Kirkpatrick G, Lane PVZ, Langdon C. 2014. Comparative diel oxygen cycles preceding and during a Karenia bloom in Sarasota Bay, Florida, USA. Harmful Algae 38:95-100.
  • Hubbard KA, Olson CE, Armbrust EV. 2014. Molecular characterization of Pseudo-nitzschia community structure and species ecology in a hydrographically complex estuarine system (Puget Sound, Washington, USA). Mar Ecol Prog Ser 507:39-55.
  • Ishikawa A, Hattori M, Ishii KI, Kulis DM, Anderson DM, Imai I. 2014. In situ dynamics of cyst and vegetative cell populations of the toxic dinoflagellate Alexandrium catenella in Ago Bay, central Japan. J Plankton Res 36(5):1333-1343.
  • John U, Litaker RW, Montresor M, Murray S, Brosnahan ML, Anderson DM. 2014. Formal revision of the Alexandrium tamarense species complex (Dinophyceae) taxonomy: the introduction of five species with emphasis on molecular-based (rDNA) classification. Protist 165(6):779-804.
  • John U, Litaker W, Montresor M, Murray S, Brosnahan ML, Anderson DM. 2014. (2302) Proposal to reject the name Gonyaulax catenella (Alexandrium catenella) (Dinophyceae). Taxon 63(4):932-933.
  • Kleindinst JL, Anderson DM, McGillicuddy DJ, Jr., Stumpf RP, Fisher KM, Couture DA, Hickey JM, Nash C. 2014. Categorizing the severity of paralytic shellfish poisoning outbreaks in the Gulf of Maine for forecasting and management. Deep Sea Res Part 2 Top Stud Oceanogr 103:277-287.
  • Koch F, Kang Y, Villareal TA, Anderson DM, Gobler CJ. 2014. A novel immunofluorescence flow cytometry technique detects the expansion of brown tides caused by Aureoumbra lagunensis to the Caribbean Sea. Appl Environ Microbiol 80(16):4947-4957.
  • Luo CS, Liang JR, Lin Q, Li C, Bowler C, Anderson DM, Wang P, Wang XW, Gao YH. 2014. Cellular responses associated with ROS production and cell fate decision in early stress response to iron limitation in the diatom Thalassiosira pseudonana. J Proteome Res 13(12):5510-5523.
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