Environmental Microbiology

Publications in Environmental Microbiology:

  1. Karpouzas DG, Walker A, Froud-Williams RJ, and Drennan DSH (1999) Evidence for the enhanced biodegradation of ethoprophos and carbofuran in soils from Greece and the UK. Pesticide Science 55: 301-311 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1096-9063(199903)55:3<301::AID-PS897>3.0.CO;2-F
  2. Karpouzas DG, Giannakou IO, Walker A, and Gowen SR (1999). Reduction in biological efficacy of ethoprophos in a soil from Greece due to enhanced biodegradation: comparing bioassay with laboratory incubation data. Pesticide Science 55: 1089-1094 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1096-9063(199911)55:11<1089::AID-PS69>3.0.CO;2-9
  3. Karpouzas DG, and Walker A (2000). Factors influencing the ability of Pseudomonas putida strains epI and II to degrade the organophosphate ethoprophos. Journal of Applied Microbiology 89: 40-48 DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2672.2000.01080.x
  4. Karpouzas DG, and Walker A (2000). Factors influencing the ability of Pseudomonas putida epI to degrade ethoprophos in soil. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 32: 1753-1762 DOI: 10.1016/S0038-0717(00)00093-6
  5. Karpouzas DG, Morgan JAW, and Walker A (2000). Isolation and characterisation of ethoprophos-degrading bacteria. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 33: 209-218 DOI: http://dx.DOI: 10.1111/j.1574-6941.2000.tb00743.x
  6. Karpouzas DG, Morgan JAW, and Walker A (2000). Isolation and characterization of 23 carbofuran-degrading bacteria from soils from distant geographical areas. Letters in Applied Microbiology 31: 353-358 DOI: 10.1046/j.1472-765x.2000.00823.x
  7. Karpouzas DG, and Walker A (2000). Aspects of the enhanced biodegradation and metabolism of ethoprophos in soil. Pest Management Science 56: 540-548 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1526-4998(200006)56:6<540::AID-PS166>3.0.CO;2-P
  8. Karpouzas DG, Walker A, Drennan DSH, Froud-Williams RJ (2001). The effect of initial concentration of carbofuran on the development and stability of its enhanced biodegradation in top-soil and sub-soil. Pest Management Science 57: 72-81 DOI: 10.1002/1526-4998(200101)57:1<72::AID-PS264>3.0.CO;2-1
  9. Karpouzas DG, and Giannakou IO (2002). Biodegradation and Εnhanced Βiodegradation: A Reason for Reduced Biological Efficacy of Nematicides. Russian Journal of Nematology 10: 59-78
  10. Karpouzas DG, Hatziapostolou P, Papadopoulou-Mourkidou E, Georgiadou A, and Giannakou IO (2004). The enhanced biodegradation of fenamiphos in soils from previously-treated field sites in Greece and the effect of soil fumigants on the development of the phenomenon. Environmental Toxicology & Chemistry 23: 2099-2107 DOI: 10.1897/03-531
  11. Κarpouzas DG, Karanasios E, Menkissoglou-Spiroudi U (2004). Enhanced microbial degradation of cadusafos in soils from potato monoculture: Demonstration and characterization, Chemosphere 56: 549-559 DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2004.04.019
  12. Κarpouzas DG, Karanasios E, Giannakou IO, Georgiadou A, and Menkissoglou-Spiroudi U (2004) The effect of soil fumigants methyl bromide and metham sodium on the microbial degradation of the nematicide cadusafos. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 37: 541-550 DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2004.09.001
  13. Giannakou IO, Karpouzas DG, Anastasiades I, Tsiropoulos NG, and Georgiadou A (2005). Factors affecting the efficacy of non-fumigant nematicides for the control of root-knot nematodes. Pest Management Science 61 (10), 961-972 DOI: 10.1002/ps.1081
  14. Karpouzas DG, Fotopoulou A, Menkissoglu-Spiroudi U, Singh BK (2005). Non-specific biodegradation of the organophosphorus pesticides, cadusafos and ethoprophos, by two bacterial isolates. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 53: 369-378 DOI: 10.1016/j.femsec.2005.01.012
  15. Karpouzas DG and Singh BK (2006) Phosphorus containing xenobiotics: microbial degradation, metabolic pathways and molecular basis. Advances in Microbial Physiology 51: 119-186 DOI: 10.1111/j.1574-6976.2006.00018.x
  16. Dolaptsoglou C, Karpouzas DG, Menkissoglu-Spiroudi U, Eleftherohorinos I, and Voudrias EA (2007). Influence of different organic amendments on the degradation, metabolism and adsorption of terbuthylazine. Journal of Environmental Quality 36:1793-1802 DOI: 10.2134/jeq2006.0388
  17. Kravariti K, Tsiropoulos N, Karpouzas DG (2010) Terbuthylazine and chlorpyrifos fate in various biomix substrates originated from composted cotton crop residues. Pest Management Science 66 (10): 1122-1128
  18. Karanasios E, Tsiropoulos N, Karpouzas DG, Menkissoglu-Spiroudi U (2010) Novel biomixtures based on local Mediterranean ligninocellulosic materials: evaluation for use in biobeds. Chemosphere 80: 914-921 DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2010.06.003
  19. Karanasios E, Tsiropoulos N, Karpouzas DG, Ehaliotis C (2010) Degradation and adsorption of pesticides in compost-based biomixtures as potential substrates for biobeds in south Europe. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 58: 9147-9156 DOI: 10.1021/jf1011853
  20. Karas P, Perucchon C, Exarhou C, Ehaliotis C, Karpouzas DG (2011) Potential for bioremediation of agro-industrial effluents with high loads of pesticides by selected fungi. Biodegradation 22: 215-228 DOI: 10.1007/s10532-010-9389-1
  21. Chanika E, Soueref E, Georgiadou D, Karas P, Karanasios E, Tsiropoulos N, Tzortzakakis E, Karpouzas DG (2011) Isolation of soil bacteria able to hydrolyze both organophosphate and carbamate pesticides. Bioresource Technology 102 (3): 3184-3192 DOI: 10.1007/s10532-010-9389-1
  22. De Wilde T, Capri E, Hunsby J, Castillo M.d.P, Karpouzas DG, Nilsson E, Spliid N.H (2011) 3rd European biobed workshop. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 18(1): 132-134
  23. Karanasios E, Karpouzas DG, Tsiropoulos N (2012) Key parameters and pesticide practices controlling pesticide degradation efficiency of biobed substrates. Journal of Environmental Science and Health PartB 47(6): 589-598 DOI: 10.1080/03601234.2012.665753
  24. Omirou M, Dalias P, Costa C, Papastefanou C, Dados A, Ehaliotis C, Karpouzas DG (2012) Exploring the potential of biobeds for the depuration of pesticide-contaminated wastewaters from the citrus production industry: laboratory, column and field studies. Environmental Pollution 166: 31-39 DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2012.03.001
  25. Karanasios E, Papadi-Psyllou A, Karpouzas DG, Tsiropoulos N (2012) Optimization of water management and biomixture composition for maximizing the pesticide depuration of peat-free biobed systems. Journal of Environmental Quality 41(6): 1787-1795 DOI: 10.2134/jeq2012.0093
  26. Karanasios E, Tsiropoulos N, Karpouzas DG (2012) On-farm biopurification systems for the depuration of pesticide-wastewaters: recent advances and future perspectives. Biodegradation 23(6): 787-802 DOI: 10.1007/s10532-012-9571-8
  27. Rayu S, Karpouzas DG, Singh BK (2012) Emerging technologies in bioremediation: constraints and opportunities. Biodegradation 23(6): 917-926 DOI: 10.1007/s10532-012-9576-3
  28. Omirou M, Karpouzas DG, Papadopoulou KK, Ehaliotis C (2013) The decomposition of pure and plant – derived glucosinolates in soil. European Journal of Soil Biology 56:49-55
  29. Karanasios E, Karpouzas DG, Tsiropoulos N (2013) Quantitative and qualitative differences in the metabolism of pesticides in biobed substrates and soil. Chemosphere 93(1): 20-28 DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2013.04.049
  30. Perruchon C, Patsioura V, Vasiliadis, S. Karpouzas DG (2016) Isolation and characterisation of a Sphingomonas strain able to degrade the fungicide ortho-phenylphenol. Pest Management Science 72(1): 113-124 DOI: 10.1002/ps.3970.
  31. Perruchon C, Batianis C, Zouborlis, S, Papadopoulou ES, Ntougias S, Vasileiadis S, Karpouzas DG (2015) Isolation of a diphenylamine-degrading bacterium and characterization of its degradation capacities, bioremediation and bioaugmentation potential. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 22: 19485-19496 DOI: 10.1007/s11356-015-5132-0
  32. Karas P, Metsoviti A, Zisis V, Ehaliotis C, Omirou M, Papadopoulou ES, Menksissoglu-Spiroudi U, Manta S, Komioti D, Karpouzas DG (2015) Dissipation, metabolism and sorption of pesticides used in fruit-packaging plants: Towards an optimized depuration of their pesticide-contaminated agro-industrial effluents. Science of the Total Environment 530-531: 129-139 DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.05.086
  33. Campos M, Perruchon C, Vasileiadis S, Menkissoglu-Spiroudi U, Karpouzas DG, Diez MC (2015) Isolation and characterization of bacteria from acidic pristine soil environment able to transform iprodione and 3,5-dichloroaniline. International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation 104: 201-211 DOI: 10.1016/j.ibiod.2015.06.009
  34. Karas P.A, Makri S, Papadopoulou ES, Ehaliotis C, Menkissoglu-Spiroudi U, Karpouzas DG (2016) The potential of organic substrates based on mushroom substrate and straw to dissipate fungicides contained in effluents from the fruit-packaging industry – Is there a role for Pleurotus ostreatus. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 124: 447-454 DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2015.11.022
  35. Rousidou C, Chanika E, Georgiadou D, Soueref E, Katsarou D, Kolovos P, Ntougias S, Tourna M, Tzortzakakis E.A, Karpouzas DG (2016) Isolation of oxamyl-degrading bacteria and identification of cehA as a novel oxamyl hydrolase gene. Frontiers in Microbiology 7: 616 (DOI:10.3389/fmicb.2016. 00616) DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.00616
  36. Karas P, Papadopoulou E, Perruchon C, Sitra, S, Manthou E, Ehaliotis C, Karpouzas DG (2016) Can biobeds be used for the depuration of wastewaters from the fruit packaging industry? Full-scale evaluation, risk assessment and post-handling approaches for spent biobed substrate. Journal of Hazardous Materials DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2016.07.071
  37. Campos M, Karas P, Papadopoulou ES, Perruchon C, Christou V, Menkissoglou-Spiroudi U, Diez MC, Karpouzas DG (2016) Novel insights into the metabolic pathway of iprodione by soil bacteria. Environmental Science Pollution Research (IF: 2.760) DOI 10.1007/s11356-016-7682-1