2017 – 2024


Lilli G., Sirot Ch., Campbell H., Hermand F., Brophy D., Flot J.-F., Conor T. G., George I. F., Do fish gut microbiotas vary across spatial scales? A case study of Diplodus vulgaris in the Mediterranean Sea, Animal microbiome vol. 6, 1 32. 13 June 2024, 6(1), doi: https://doi.org/10.1186/s42523-024-00319-2
Rodriguez Jimenez A., Breine A., Whiteway C., Dechamps E., George I. F., Van der Henst C., Bactericidal effect of bacteria isolated from the marine sponges Hymeniacidon perlevis and Halichondria panicea against carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii, Letters in Applied Microbiology, vol. 77, Issue 5, May 2024, ovae035, doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/lambio/ovae035 


Lilli G., Sirot C., Campbell H., Brophy D., Graham C. T., George I. F., Geographic origin and host’s phylogeny are predictors of the gut mucosal microbiota diversity and composition in Mediterranean scorpionfishes (Scorpaena spp.), Frontiers in Marine Science, Sec. Marine Biology, vol. 10 – 2023.
Tou, I., Azri, Y., George, I. F., Bouzid, O., Khemili-Talbi, S., Sadi, M., Kebbouche-Gana, S., Anzil & A., Laichouchi, A., Bacterial community issued from Chlorophytum plant-microbial fuel cell for electricity generation. Biofuels, doi: https//doi.org/10.1080/17597269.2023.2261751
Bonal, M., Goetghebuer, L., Joseph, C., Gonze, D., Faust, K., George, I. F., Deciphering interactions within a 4-strain riverine bacterial community. Current Microbiology 80, Article nr 238 (2023). doi: https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00284-023-03342-9


Lapeyra Martin, J., John, U., Royer, C., Gypens, N., Fantastic beasts: unfolding mixoplankton temporal variability in the belgian coastal zone through DNA-metabarcording. Frontiers in Marine Science, Sec. Aquatic Microbiology, vol. 9 – 2022. doi: https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2022.786787

Rodriguez Jimenez, A., Guiglielmoni, N., Goetghebuer, L., Dechamps, E., George, I. F., Flot, J.-F., Comparative genome analysis of Vagococcus fluvialis reveals abundance of mobile genetic elements in sponge-isolated strains. BMC Genomics 23, Article nr 618 (2022).


Royer, C., Gypens, N., Cardol, P., Borges, A. V., Roberty, S., Response of dimethylsulfoniopropionate (DMSP) and dimethylsulfoxide (DMSO) cell quotas to oxidative stress in three phytoplankton species. Journal of Plankton Research, vol. 43, issue 5, september/october 2021, pages 673-690. doi: 10.1093/plankt/fbab052 
Tsachidou, B., Hissler, Ch., Noo, A., Lemaigre, S., Daigneux, B., Gennen, J., Pacaud, S., George I. F., Delfosse, Ph., Biogas residues in the battle for terrestrial carbon sequestration: A comparative decomposition study in the grassland soils of the Greater Region. Journal of Environmental Management, vol. 86. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2021.112272
Jimenez Rodriguez, A., Dechamps E., Giaux A., Goetghebuer, L., Bauwens, M., Willenz, P., Flahaut, S., Laport, M. S., George I. F., The sponges Hymeniacidon perlevis and Halichondria panicea are reservoirs of antibiotic-producing bacteria against multi-drug resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Journal of Applied Microbiology, vol. 31(2). doi: 10.1111/jam.14999

Mouchel, J.M., Lucas, F., Moulin, L., Wurtzer, S., Euzen, A., Haghe, J.P, Rocher, V., Azimi, S., Servais, P., 2021. Bathing activities and microbiological river water quality in Paris area: a long-term perspective. Handbook Environmental Chemistry, 90 : 323-353. doi: 10.1007/698_2019_397


Lenchi, N. Anzil, A., Servais, P., Kebbouche-Gana, S., Lamine-Gana, M., and Llirós, M. 2020. Microbacterium algeriense sp. nov., a novel actionobacterium isolated from Algerian oil production waters. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 70(12): 6044-6051. doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.004434.

Wittek, B., Carnat, G., Delille, B., Tison, J.-L., & Gypens, N. (2020). Dimethylsulfoniopropionate (DMSP) and dimethylsulfoxide (DMSO) cell quotas variations arising from sea ice shifts of salinity and temperature in the Prymnesiophyceae Phaeocystis antarctica. Environmental chemistry. doi: 10.1071/EN19302

Marescaux, A., Thieu, V., Gypens, N., Silvestre, M., & Garnier, J. (2020). Modeling inorganic carbon dynamics in the seine river continuum in France. Hydrology and earth system sciences, 24(5), 2379-2398. doi: 10.5194/hess-24-2379-2020

Wittek, B., Carnat, G., Tison, J.-L., & Gypens, N. (2020). Response of dimethylsulfoniopropionate (DMSP) and dimethylsulfoxide (DMSO) cell quotas to salinity and temperature shifts in the sea-ice diatom Fragilariopsis cylindrus. Polar biology. doi:10.1007/s00300-020-02651-0

Cazals, M., Stott, R., Fleury, C., Proulx, F., Prévost, M., Servais, P., Dorner, S., Burnet, J.B. 2020. Near-real time notification of water quality impairments in recreational freshwaters using rapid online detection of β-D-glucuronidase activity as a surrogate for Escherichia coli monitoring. Science of the Total Environment. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.137303

Lenchi, N., Kebbouche-Gana, S., Servais, P., Lamine Gana, M., Llirós, M. 2020. Diesel biodegradation capacities and biosurfactant production in saline-alkaline conditions by Delftia sp NL1, isolated from an Algerian oilfield. Geomicrobiology. doi:10.1080/01490451.2020.1722769


Dulière, V., Gypens, N., Lancelot, C., Luyten, P., & Lacroix, G. (2019). Origin of nitrogen in the English Channel and Southern Bight of the North Sea ecosystems. Hydrobiologia. doi:10.1007/s10750-017-3419-5

Flynn, K. K., Mitra, A., Anestis, K., Anschütz, A.-A., Calbet, A., Ferreira, G. D., Gypens, N., Hansen, P. J., John, U., Lapeyra Martin, J., Mansour, J., Maselli, M., Medic, N., Norlin, A., Not, F., Pitta, P., Ramano, F., Saiz, E., Schneider, L., Stolte, W., & Traboni, C. (2019). Mixotrophic protists and a new paradigm for marine ecology: where does plankton research go now? Journal of plankton research.

Borges, A. V., Royer, C., Lapeyra Martin, J., Champenois, W., & Gypens, N. (2019). Response of marine methane dissolved concentrations and emissions in the Southern North Sea to the European 2018 heatwave. Continental shelf research. doi: https://doi.org/pii/S0278434319303875

Lucas, F., de Gouvello, B., Mouchel, J.M., Moulin, L., Servais, P., Wurtzer, S. 2019. Chapter 9. The microbiological quality of the Seine River: is it compatible with open water olympic competitions? pp 163-177. In “Hosting the Olympic Games: Uncertainty, debate and controversy” Delaplace, M. & Schut, P.O., editors. Routledge ed. ISBN 9780429274695. doi: https://doi.org/10.4324/9780429274695-10

Burnet, J.B., Sylvestre, E., Jalbert, J., Imbeault, S., Servais, P., Prévost, M., Dorner, S. 2019. Tracking the contribution of multiple raw and treated wastewater discharges in an urban drinking water supply by near-real time monitoring of β-D-glucuronidase. Water Research. 164: 114869. doi: https://doi.org/pii/S0043135419306359

Speeckaert, G. Borges, A.V., Gypens, N. 2019. Salinity and growth effects on dimethylsulfoniopropionate (DMSP) and dimethylsulfoxide (DMSO) cell quotas of Skeletonema costatum, Phaeocystis globosa and Heterocapsa triquetra. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf science. 226: 106275. doi: https://doi.org/pii/S0272771418308527

Tsachidou B., Scheuren M., Gennenc J., Debbaut V., Toussaint B., Hissler C., George I.,  and Delfosse P. 2019. Biogas residues in substitution for chemical fertilizers: A comparative study on a grassland in the Walloon Region. Science of the Total Environment 666: 212–225. doi: https://doi.org/pii/S0048969719307363

Goetghebuer, L., Bonal, M., Faust, K., Servais, P., George, I. 2019. The dynamic of a river model bacterial community in two different media reveals a divergent succession and an enhanced growth of most strains compared to monocultures. Microbial Ecology. 78 (2): 313-323. doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00248-019-01322-w

Burnet, J.B., Dinh, Q.T., Imbeault, S., Servais, P., Dorner, S., Prévost. M. 2019. Autonomous online measurement of β-D-glucuronidase activity in surface water: is it suitable for E. coli monitoring ? Water Research. 152: 241-250. doi: https://doi.org/pii/S0043135419300211


Proia, L., Anzil, A., Borrego, C., Farrè, M., Llorca, M., Sanchis, J., Bogaerts, P., Balcázar, J.L., Servais, P. 2018. Occurrence and persistence of carbapenemases genes in hospital and wastewater treatment plants and propagation in the receiving river. Journal of Hazardous Material.   358: 33-43

Borges, A.V., Speeckaert, G., Champenois, W., Scranton, M.I. Gypens, N. 2018. Productivity and temperature as drivers of seasonal and spatial variations of dissolved methane in the Southern bight of the North Sea. Ecosystems, 21 (4): 583-599

Proia, L., Anzil, A., Subirats, J., Borrego, C., Farrè, M., Llorca, M., Balcázar, J.L., Servais, P. 2018. Antibiotic resistance in urban and hospital wastewaters and their impact on a receiving freshwater ecosystem. Chemosphere. 206: 70-82

Vandermarken T., Croes K., Van Langenhove K., Boonen I., Servais P., Garcia-Armisen T., Brion N., Denison M.S., Goeyens L., Elskens M. 2018. Endocrine activity in an urban river system and the biodegradation of estrogen-like endocrine disruptor chemicals through a bio-analytical approach using DRE- and ERE-CALUX. Chemosphere. 201: 540-549

Proia L., Anzil, A., Subirats, J, Borrego C., Farrè M., Llorca M., Balcazar J.L., ServaisP. 2018. Antibiotic resistance along a small urban river impacted by treated wastewaters. Science of the Total Environment. 628-629: 453-466

Speeckaert, G., Borges, A.V., Champenois, W., Royer, C., Gypens, N. 2018. Annual cycle of dimethylsulfoniopropionate (DMSP) and dimethylsulfoxide (DMSO) related to phytoplankton succession in the Southern North Sea. Science of the Total Environment, 622-623: 362-372

Barjhoux, I., Fechner, L.C., Lebrun, J.D., Anzil, A., Ayrault, S., Budzinski, H., Cachot, J., Charron, L., Chaumot, A., Clérandeau, C., Dedourge-Geffard, O., Faburé, J., François, A., Geffard, O., George, I., Labadie, P., Lévi, Y., Munoz, G., Noury, P., Oziol, L., Quéau, H., Servais, P., Uher, E., Urien, N. & Geffard, A. 2018. Application of a multidisciplinary and integrative Weight-of-Evidence approach to a one-year monitoring survey of the Seine River. Environmental Science and Pollution Research.  25(24): 23404-23429


Gaspéri J., Moreau-Guigon E., Labadie, P., Alliot, F., Budzinki H., Caupos E., Chevreuil M., Cladère M., Dinh Q.T., Eurin J., Laverman A., Lavison G., Mouchel J.M., Munoz G., Roose-Amsaleg C., Servais P., Tamtam F. & Tassin, B. 2017. Les micropolluants dans le bassin de la Seine : alkylphénols, bisphénol A, résidus pharmaceutiques et composés perfluoroalkylés. Ed. PIREN-Seine. 74pp

Ghyoot, C., Lancelot, C., Flynn, K.J., Mitra, A., Gypens, N. 2017. Introducing mixotrophy into a biogeochemical model describing an eutrophied coastal ecosystem: The Southern North Sea. Progress in Oceanography, 157 : 1-11

Girard, L., Peuchet, S., Servais, P., Henry, A., Charni-Ben-Tabassi, N., Baudart, J. 2017. Spatio-temporal dynamics of total viable Vibrio spp. in a NW Mediterranean coastal area. Microbes and Environments. 32 (3) : 210-218

Ghyoot, C., Flynn, K. J., Mitra, A., Lancelot, C., Gypens, N. (2017) Modeling plankton mixotrophy : a mechanistic model consistent with the Shuter-type biochemical approach. Front. Ecol. Evol., 18, doi :10.3389/fevo.2017.00078

Goetghebuer, L., Servais, P. & George, I. 2017. Carbon utilization profiles of river bacterial strains facing sole carbon sources suggest metabolic interactions. FEMS Microbiology Letters.  364(10), fnx098. doi.org/10.1093/femsle/fnx098

Oziel1, L., G. Neukermans, G., Ardyna, M., C. Lancelot, C., Tison, J-L., Wassmann, P., Sirven1, J., Ruiz-Pino1, D., and Gascard1, J-C. 2017. Role for Atlantic inflows and sea ice loss on shifting phytoplankton blooms in the Barents Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans. 10.1002/2016JC012582

M. Silva Laport, M. Bauwens, S. de Oliveira Nunes, P. Willenz, I. George, G. Muricy. (2017). Culturable bacterial communities associated to Brazilian Oscarella species (Porifera: Homoscleromorpha) and their antagonistic interactions. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, 110 (4): 489-499

E. Bouhajja, M. McGuire, M.R. Liles, G. Bataille, S.B. Agathos, I.F. George. (2017). Identification of novel toluene monooxygenase genes in a hydrocarbon-polluted sediment using sequence- and function-based screening of metagenomic libraries. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol, 101 (2) : 797-808

Jalliffier-Verne, I., Lecomte, R., Huaringa-Alvarez, U., Heniche, M., Madoux-Humery, A.S., Autixier, L., Galarneau, M., Servais, P., Prévost, M. & Dorner, S. 2017. Modelling the impact of global change on concentrations of Escherichia coli in an urban river. Advances in Water Resources. DOI 10.1016/j.advwatres.2016.10.001

Petit, F., Clermont, O., Delannoy, S., Servais, P., Gourmelon, M., Fach, P., Oberlé, K., Fournier, M., Denamur, E. & Berthe, T. 2017. Change in the structure of Escherichia coli population and the pattern of virulence genes along a rural aquatic continuum. Frontiers in Microbiology. 8. Article 609. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2017.00609

Carré, C., Mouchel, J.M. & Servais, P. 2017. Assainir la banlieue de Paris : des fosses septiques au tout-à-l’égout, quels effets sur la qualité de l’eau de la Seine ? Dans : « Les rivières urbaines et leur pollution ». Chapitre 2.3 pp 43-60.  Lestel, L. &  Carré, C. (eds.) 2017. ISBN : 978-2-7592-2582-8

Euzen, A. Haghe, J.P., Servais, P. Baignade urbaine dans la Seine et la Marne : un indicateur de qualité des cours d’eau ? Dans : « Les rivières urbaines et leur pollution ». Chapitre 2.4 pp 61-75. Lestel, L. &  Carré, C. (eds.) 2017. ISBN : 978-2-7592-2582-8

Brion, N., Servais, P., Garnier, J., Kervyn, M., Renders, D., Evrard, O., Lefèvre, I., Ayrault, S. & Deligne C. 2017. Les changements de gestion des eaux usées domestiques et industrielles dans le bassin de la Senne : impacts sur la qualité des eaux. Dans : « Les rivières urbaines et leur pollution ». Chapitre 5.3. pp 207-221. Lestel, L. &  Carré, C. (eds.) ISBN : 978-2-7592-2582-8

I.F. George, P. Bogaerts, J.F. Flot, D. Gillis, M. Rooman (2017). New tools for bioprocess analysis and optimization of microbial fuel production. In : F. Darvishi Harzevili and S. Hiligsmann (eds), Microbial fuels : Technologies and Applications, 43p., CRC Press, Taylor and Francis, p.427-494

Burnet J.B., Faraj, T., Cauchie, H.M., Joaquim-Justo, C., Servais, P., Prévost, M., & Dorner, S. 2017. How does the Cladoceran Daphnia pulex affects the fate of Escherichia coli in water. PLoSONE 12(2): e0171705

Michiels, C., Darchambeau, F., Roland, F.A.E., Morana, C., Llirós, M., García-Armisen, T., Thamdrup, B., Borges, A.V., Canfield, D.E., Servais, P., Descy, J.P., & Crowe S.A. 2017. Iron-dependent nitrogen cycling in a ferruginous lake and the nutrient status of Proterozoic oceans. Nature Geoscience. DOI: 10.1038/NGEO2886

Gypens, N., Borges, A.V. & Ghyoot, C. 2017. How phosphorus limitation can control climate-active gas sources and sinks. Journal of Marine Systems. 170; 42-4