Journal Articles


Bach A, Raub F, Höfer H, Ottermanns R, Roß-Nickoll M (2024): ARAapp: filling gaps in the ecological knowledge of spiders using an automated and dynamic approach to analyze systematically collected community data. Database, 2024, pp:1-7. DOI: 10.1093/database/baae004

Fu Y, Jia F, Su J, Xu X, Zhang Y, Li X, Jiang X, Schäffer A, Virta M, Tiedje JM (2024): Co-occurrence patterns of gut microbiome, antibiotic resistome and the perturbation of dietary uptake in captive giant pandas. Journal of Hazardous Materials 134252.

Fu YH, Wang F, Xiang LL, Harindintwali JD, Elsner M, Amelung W, Kueppers S, Jiang X, Virta M, Sillanpää M, Schaeffer A, Zhu YG, Tiedje JM (2023): Combating antibiotic resistance in the human-impacted environment with carbon-based materials: Applications and challenges. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology. DOI 10.1080/10643389.2023.2267933

Wang F, Xiang L, Leung K SY, Elsner M, Zhang Y, Guo Y, Pan B, Sun H, An T, Ying G, Wu J, Peijnenburg W, Topp E, Cao X, Jiang X, Zheng M, Zhang T, Luo Y, Zhu L, Li X, Barceló D, Chen J, Xing B, Amelung W, Cai Z, Naidu R, Shen Q, Pawliszyn J, Zhu YG, Schaeffer A, Rillig MC, Wu F, Yu G, Tiedje JM (2024): Emerging Contaminants: A One Health Perspective. The Innovation 100612.


Ågerstrand M., Arinaitwe K., Backhaus T., Barra R. O., Diamond M. L., Grimalt J. O., Groh K., Kandie F., Kurt-Karakus P. B., Letcher R. J., Lohmann R., Meire R.O., Oluseyi T., Schäffer A., Septiono M., Sigmund G., Soehl A., Sogbanmu T.O., Suzuki N., Venier M., Vlahos P., and Scheringer M. (2023): Key Principles for the Intergovernmental Science–Policy Panel on Chemicals and Waste. Environ. Sci. Technol. 57, 6, 2205–2208. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.2c08283

Bach A, Roß-Nickoll M, Holstein J, Ottermanns R, Raub F, Triebel D, Weiss M, Wendt I, Höfer H (2023): Improved access to arachnological data for ecological research through the ARAMOB data repository, supported by Diversity Workbench and NFDI data pipelines. Arachnologische Mitteilungen, Vol. 66, pp:79-85. DOI: 10.30963/aramit6609

Bach A., Zäpernick F..  Stratemann L. (2023): The first record of Diplocephalus graecus (Araneae: Linyphiidae) in Germany with comments on its range expansion. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 65, 13-17. DOI: 10.30963/aramit6504

Benner L, Coder L, Reiter A, Roß-Nickoll M, Schäffer A (2023): Bumblebees under pollution pressure of pesticides in urban and agrarian landscapes. Journal of Hazardous Materials Advances 9, 100216, DOI: 10.1016/j.hazadv.2022.100216

Breidenbach LR, Benner L, Ross-Nickoll M, Linnemann V, Schäffer A (2023): Monitoring metal patterns from urban and agrarian sites using the bumblebee Bombus terrestris as a bioindicator. Environmental Science and Pollution Research. DOI: 10.1007/s11356-023-30504-w

Carney Almroth B, Abeynayaka A, Diamond ML, Farrelly T, Fernandez M, GündoGdu S, Issifu I, Rognerud I, Schäffer A, Scheringer M (2023): Obstacles to scientific input in global policy. Science 380 1021-1022.

de Boer SR, Schäffer A, Moreira MT (2023): Towards oxidoreductase-based processes for the removal of antibiotics from wastewater. Reviews in Environmental Science and Bio-Technology 4, 899-932. DOI: 10.1007/s11157-023-09676-x

Fu Y, Dou Q, Smalla K, Wang Y, Johnson TA, Brandt KK, Mei Z, Liao M, Hashsham SA, Schäffer A, Smidt H, Zhang T, Li H, Stedtfeld R, Sheng H, Chai B, Virta M, Jiang X, Wang F, Zhu Y-G, Tiedje JM (2023): Gut microbiota research nexus: One Health relationship between human, animal, and environmental resistomes. MLIFE (early access). DOI: 10.1002/mlf2.12101

Fu YH, Wang F, Xiang LL, Harindintwali JD, Elsner M, Amelung W, Kueppers S, Jiang X, Virta M, Sillanpää M, Schaeffer A, Zhu YG, Tiedje JM (2023): Combating antibiotic resistance in the human-impacted environment with carbon-based materials: Applications and challenges. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology. DOI: 10.1080/10643389.2023.2267933

Harindintwali JD, He C, Xiang LL, Dou QY, Liu Y, Wang MY, Wen X, Fu YH, Ul Islam M, Chang SX, Kueppers S, Shaheen SM, Rinklebe J, Jiang X, Schaeffer A, Wang F: Effects of ball milling on biochar adsorption of contaminants in water: A meta-analysis. Science of the Total Environment 882, 163643. DOI 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2023.163643

Hennecke D, Kruse M, Bräutigam J, Meisterjahn B, Klein J, Claßen D, Trapp S, Kästner M, Libonati Brock A, Schäffer A (2023): Silylation: a reproducible method for characterization of non-extractable residues (NER) of organic chemicals in the assessment of persistence. Environmental Science: Advances  2 (3), 424-432.

Liu Y, Schäffer A, Martinez M, Lenz M (2023): Environmental selenium volatilization is possibly conferred by promiscuous reactions of the sulfur metabolism. Chemosphere 345, 140548. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2023.140548

Rosenberger T, Bell AM, Buchinger S, Reifferscheid G, Smith KEC, Schweyen P, Schäffer A, Ternes T (2023): Vom Wasser 121, 84-85.

Rumohr Q, Grimm V, Lennartz G, Schäffer A, Toschki A, Roß-Nickoll M, Hudjetz S (2023): LandS: Vegetation modeling based on Ellenberg's ecological indicator values. MethodsX 11, 102486. DOI: 10.1016/j.mex.2023.102486

Schäffer A., Groh K. J., Sigmund G., Azoulay D., Backhaus T., Bertram M. G., Carney Almroth B., Cousins I. T., Ford A. T., Grimalt J. O., Guida Y., Hansson M. C., Jeong Y., Lohmann R., Michaels D., Mueller L., Muncke J., Öberg G., Orellana M. A., Sanganyado E., Schäfer R. B., Sheriff I., Sullivan R. C., Suzuki N., Vandenberg L. N., Venier M., Vlahos P., Wagner M., Wang F., Wang M., Soehl A., Ågerstrand M., Diamond M. L. and Scheringe M. (2023): Conflicts of Interest in the Assessment of Chemicals, Waste, and Pollution. Environmental Science & Technology Article ASAP, DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.3c04213

Schmidt F, Amrein M, Hedwig S, Kober-Czerny M, Paracchino A, Holappa V, Suhonen R, Schäffer A, Constable EC, Snaith HJ (2023): Organic solvent free PbI2 recycling from perovskite solar cells using hot water. Journal of Hazardous Materials 130829, DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2023.130829

Siedt M, Teggers EM, Linnemann V, Schaffer A, van Dongen JT: Microbial Degradation of Plant Residues Rapidly Causes Long-Lasting Hypoxia in Soil upon Irrigation and Affects Leaching of Nitrogen and Metals. Soil Systems 7, 62 DOI 10.3390/soilsystems7020062

Siedt M, Vonhoegen D, Smith KEC, Roß-Nickoll M, van Dongen JT, Schäffer A (2023): Fermented biochar has a markedly different effect on fate of pesticides in soil than compost, straw, and a mixed biochar-product. Chemosphere 344, 140298. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2023.140298

Sigmund G, Ågerstrand M, Antonelli A, Backhaus T, Brodin T, Diamond ML, Erdelen WR, Evers DE, Hofmann T, Hueffer T, Lai A, Machado Torres JP, Mueller L, L. Perrigo AL, Rillig MC, Schaeffer A, Scheringer M, Schirmer K, Tlili A, Soehl A, Triebskorn R, Vlahos P, vom Berg C, Wang Z, Groh KJ (2023): Addressing chemical pollution in biodiversity research. Global Change Biology, 29(12): 3240-3255.

Surger MJ, Mayer K, Shivaram K, Stibany F, Plum W, Schaffer A, Eiden S, Blank LM: Evaluating microbial contaminations of alternative heating oils. Engineering in Life Sciences 23, 6. DOI 10.1002/elsc.202300010

Sylvester F., Weichert F.G., Lozano V.L., Groh K.J., Bálint M., Baumann L., Bässler C., Brack W., Brandl B., Curtius J., Dierkes P., Döll P., Ebersberger I., Fragkostefanakis S., Helfrich E.J.N., Hickler T., Johann S., Jourdan J., Klimpel S., Kminek H., Liquin F., Möllendorf D., Müller T., Oehlmann J., Ottermanns R., Pauls S.U., Piepenbring M., Pfefferle J., Schenk G.J., Scheepens J.F., Scheringer M., Schiwy S., Schlottmann A., Schneider F., Schulte L.M., Schulze-Sylvester M., Stelzer E., Strobl F., Sundermann A., Tockner K., Tröger T., Vilcinskas A., Völker C., Winkelmann R., Hollert H. (2023): Better integration of chemical pollution research will further our understanding of biodiversity loss. Nature Ecology & Evolution., DOI: 10.1038/s41559-023-02117-6.

Tiedje J.M., Fu Y.H., Mei Z., Schaeffer A., Dou Q.Y., Amelung W., Elsner M., Adu-Gyamfi J., Heng L., Virta M., Jiang X., Smidt H., Topp E., Wang F.: Antibiotic resistance genes in food production systems support One Health opinions. Current Opinion in Environmental Science & Health 34, 100492.

Roeben R., Montoya-Tzschoppe L., Roß-Nickoll M. (2023): Long Life at Low Temperatures - The Life-history of Folsomia candida at Ecological Relevant Temperatures, Pedobiologia Volume 96, 2023, 150847, ISSN 0031-4056, DOI: 10.1016/j.pedobi.2022.150847.

Wang F, Harindintwali JD, Wei K, Shan Y, Mi Z, Costello MJ, Grunwald S, Feng Z, Wang F, Guo Y (2023): Climate change: Strategies for mitigation and adaptation. The Innovation Geoscience 1, 61-95.

Wang Y, Xiang L, Wang F, Redmile-Gordon M, Bian Y, Wang Z, Gu C, Jiang X, Schäffer A, Xing B (2023): Transcriptomic and metabolomic changes in lettuce triggered by microplastics-stress. Environmental Pollution 121081, DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2023.121081

Xiang L, Harindintwali JD, Wang F, Bian Y, Zhao Z, Wang Z, Wang Y, Mei Z, Jiang X, Schäffer A (2023): Manure-and straw-derived biochars reduce the ecological risk of PBDE and promote nitrogen cycling by shaping microbiomes in PBDE-contaminated soil. Chemosphere 312, 137262, DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2022.137262

Zhao Z, Xiang L, Wang Z, Liu Y, Harindintwali JD, Bian Y, Jiang X, Schaeffer A, Wang F, Dionysiou DD (2023): New insights into the Ferrate-Sulfite system for the degradation of polycyclic aromatic Hydrocarbons: A dual role for sulphite. Chemical Engineering Journal 477, 147157. DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2023.147157

Zhu XJ, Yang F, Li Z, Fang ML, Ma SP, Zhang T, Li CL, Guo QL, Wang XP, Zhang G, Ji R, Schäffer A, Wang XF, Ye XN, Chen YJ, Wang L, Chen JM, Xing BS, Wang ZM, Schwarzbauer J (2023): Substantial halogenated organic chemicals stored in permafrost soils on the Tibetan Plateau. Nature Geoscience. DOI: 10.1038/s41561-023-01293-1


Chaousis S., Leusch F., Limpus C., Nouwens A., Weijs L., Weltmeyer A., Covaci A. und van de Merwe J. (2022): Novel Non-Targeted Proteomics Reveals Altered Immune Response in Geographically Distinct Populations of Green Sea Turtles (Chelonia Mydas), SSRN Electronic Journal. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2022.114352

Davenport R, Curtis‐Jackson P, Dalkmann P, Davies J, Fenner K, Hand L, McDonough K, Ott A, Ortega‐Calvo JJ, Parsons JR (2022): Scientific concepts and methods for moving persistence assessments into the 21st century. Integrated environmental assessment and management 18, 1454-1487, DOI: 10.1002/ieam.4575

Fu, Y.H., Wang, F., Wang, Z.Q., Mei, Z., Jiang, X., Schaffer, A., Virta, M., Tiedje, J.M. (2022): Application of magnetic biochar/quaternary phosphonium salt to combat the antibiotic resistome in livestock wastewater. Sci. Total Environ., 151386. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.151386

Fuchte HE, Beck N, Bieg E, Bayer VJ, Achten C, Krauss M, Schaffer A, Smith, KEC (2022): A look down the drain: Identification of dissolved and particle bound organic pollutants in urban runoff waters and sediments. Environ. Poll. 302, 119047. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2022.119047

Fuchte HE, Paas B, Auer F, Bayer VJ, Achten C, Schaffer A, Smith KEC (2022): Identification of sites with elevated PM levels along an urban cycle path using a mobile platform and the analysis of 48 particle bound PAH. Atmosph. Environ. 271, 118912. DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2021.118912

Haigis A.-C., Ottermanns R., Schiwy A., Hollert H., Legradi J. (2022): Getting more out of the zebrafish light dark transition test. Chemosphere, 295: 133863. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2022.133863

Holzmann H, Classen D, Ackermann J, Schaeffer A (2022): Fate of C-14-labelled ionic organic chemicals in a water-sediment system and surface water. Chemosph. 303, 134885. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2022.134885

Johann, S., Weichert, F. G., Schröer, L., Stratemann, L., Kämpfer, C., Seiler, T.-B., Heger, S., Töpel, A., Sassmann, T., Pich, A., Jakob, F., Schwaneberg, U., Stoffels, P., Philipp, M., Terfrüchte, M., Loeschcke, A., Schipper, K., Feldbrügge, M., Ihling, N., Büchs, J., Bator, I., Tiso, T., Blank, L. M., Roß-Nickoll, M., Hollert, H. (2022). A plea for the integration of Green Toxicology in sustainable bioeconomy strategies – Biosurfactants and microgel-based pesticide release systems as examples. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 426, 127800. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2021.127800

Linzenich A, Engelmann L, Arning K, Du M, Heger S, Roß-Nickoll M and Ziefle M (2022): Harmful or Beneficial to Humans and the Environment? An Empirical Study on the Social Acceptance and Risk Perception of CO2-Based Fuels. Front. Environ. Sci. 10:737070. doi: 10.3389/fenvs.2022.737070

Mueller LK, Ågerstrand M, Backhaus T, Diamond M, Erdelen WR, Evers D, Groh KJ, Scheringer M, Sigmund G, Wang Z (2022): Policy options to account for multiple chemical pollutants threatening biodiversity. Environmental Science: Advances, DOI: 10.1039/d2va00257d

Nguyen K.T., Smith K.E.C., Ottermanns R., Wijntjes C., Van Dongen J.T., Schäffer A. (2022): Reduced degradation of the herbicide 4-Chloro-2-Methylphenoxyacetic acid (MCPA) in soil induced by the fungicide mixture Mancozeb, Metalaxyl-M, and Chlorothalonil used in tank mixtures and spray series. Soil Systems, 6,94. DOI: 10.3390/soilsystems6040094

Rillig MC, Kim SW, Schaffer A, Sigmund G, Groh KJ, Wang ZY (2022): About Controls in Pollution-Ecology Experiments in the Anthropocene. Environ. Sci. Technol. 56, 11928-11930. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.2c05460

Schäffer A., Fenner K, Wang Z, Scheringer M (2022): To be or not to be degraded: in defense of persistence assessment of chemicals. Environ. Sci.: Processes & Impacts 24, 1104 - 1109. DOI: 10.1039/d2em00213b

Schaeffer A, Wijntjes C (2022): Changed degradation behavior of pesticides when present in mixtures Eco-Environment & Health 1,23-30, DOI: 10.1016/j.eehl.2022.02.002

Schmidt F, Ledermann L, Schaeffer A, Snaith HJ, Lenz M (2022): Rapid sequestration of perovskite solar cell-derived lead in soil. J. Hazard. Mat. 436, 128995. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2022.128995

Sigmund G, Agerstrand M, Brodin T, Diamond ML, Erdelen WR, Evers DC, Lai A, Rillig MC, Schaffer A, Soehl A, Torres JPM, Wang Z Y, Groh K J (2022): Broaden chemicals scope in biodiversity targets. Science 376, 6599, 1280-1280, DOI 10.1126/science.add3070

Tingting Li, Zihan Zhu, Ying Shao, Zhongli Chen, Martina Roß-Nickoll (2022): Soil seedbank: Importance for revegetation in the water level fluctuation zone of the reservoir area. Science of The Total Environment, Volume 829, 2022, 154686, ISSN 0048-9697,

Trapp, S., Brock, AL., Kastner, M., Schaffer, A., Hennecke, D. (2022): Critical evaluation of the microbial turnover to biomass approach for the estimation of biogenic non-extractable residues (NER). Environmental Sciences Europe 34,15, DOI: 10.1186/s12302-022-00592-5

Wijntjes, C., Weber, Y., Hoger, S., Hollert, H., Schaffer, A. (2022): Effects of algae and fungicides on the fate of a sulfonylurea herbicide in a water-sediment system. Chemosphere 290, 133234, DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2021.133234

Wang F, Harindintwali JD, Yuan Z, Wang M, Wang F,  Li S, Yin Z, Huang L, Fu Y, Li L,  Chang SX, Zhang L, Rinklebe J, Yuan Z, Zhu Q, Xiang L, Tsang DCW,  Xu L, Jiang X, Liu J, Wei N, Kästner M, Zou Y,  Ok YS, Shen J, Peng D, Zhang W, Barceló D, Zhou Y, Bai Z, Li B, Zhang B, Wei K, Cao H, Tan Z, Zhao L, He X, Zheng J, Bolan N, Liu X, HuangC, Dietmann S, Luo M, Sun N, Gong J, Gong Y, Brahushi F, Zhang T, Xiao C, Li X, Chen W, Jiao N, Lehmann J, Zhu YG, Jin H, Schäffer A, Tiedje JM, Chen JM (2021): Technologies and perspectives for achieving carbon neutrality. The innovation 2, 100180, DOI: 10.1016/j.xinn.2021.100180

Wang Y., Xiang L., Wang F., Wang Z., Bian Y., Gu C., Wen X., Kengara F. O., Schäffer A., Jiang X., Xing B. (2022): Positively Charged Microplastics Induce Strong Lettuce Stress Responses from Physiological, Transcriptomic, and Metabolomic Perspectives; Environmental Science & Technology 56 (23), 16907-16918 DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.2c06054

Wang ZQ, Wang F, Xiang LL, Bian YR, Zhao ZL, Gao ZY, Cheng JX, Schaeffer A, Jiang X, Dionysiou DD (2022): Degradation of mineral-immobilized pyrene by ferrate oxidation: Role of mineral type and intermediate oxidative iron species. Water Res. 217, 118377, DOI 10.1016/j.watres.2022.118377

Wu Siqi, Chen Zhongli, Zhou Min, Shao Ying, Jin Chao, Tang Jinjing, Fang Fang, Guo Jinsong, Stibany Felix, Schaeffer Andreas (2022): Freeze-thaw alternations accelerate plasticizers release and pose a risk for exposed organisms. Ecotox. Environ. Safety 241, 113742. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2022.113742

Xiang L., Damascene H. J., Wang F., Redmile-Gordon M., X. Chang S., Fu Y., He C., Muhoza B., Brahushi F., Bolan N., Jiang X., Sik Ok Y., Rinklebe J., Schaeffer A., Zhu Y.-g., Tiedje J. M., Xing B. (2022): Integrating Biochar, Bacteria, and Plants for Sustainable Remediation of Soils Contaminated with Organic Pollutants; Environmental Science & Technology 56 (23), 16546-16566 DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.2c02976

Xiang L., Wang F., Bain Y., Damascene H. J., Wang Z., Wang Y., Dong J., Chen H., Schäffer A., Jiang X., Cai Z.; (2022): Visualizing the Distribution of Phthalate Esters and Plant Metabolites in Carrot by Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization Imaging Mass Spectrometry; J. Agric. Food Chem., 70, 48, 15311–15320 DOI: 10.1021/acs.jafc.2c06995

Zhang, X, Zhang, L, Wang, Y, Shao, Y, Daniels, B, Ross-Nickoll, M, Chen, Z (2022): Pollinators and urban riparian vegetation: important contributors to urban diversity conservation. Environmental Sciences Europe (34) 78: 10.1186/s12302-022-00661-9


Ackermann, P., Braun, K. E., Burkardt, P., Heger, S., König, A., Morsch, P., Lehrheuer, B., Surger, M., Völker, S., Blank, L., Du, M., Heufer, K., Roß-Nickoll, M., Viell, J., v.d. Aßen, N., Mitsos, A., Pischinger, S., Dahmen, M. (2021). Designed to Be Green, Economic, and Efficient: A Ketone-Ester-Alcohol-Alkane Blend for Future Spark-Ignition Engines. 14(23), 5254-5264. DOI: 10.1002/cssc.202101704

Classen D., Ackermann J., Schaeffer A. (2021).  Fate and behavior of C-14-labelled ionic compounds in a soil simulation test. Sci. Tot. Environ.  768,144970 DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.144970

Daniels, B., Roß‐Nickoll, M., Jänsch, S., Pieper, S., Römbke, J., Scholz‐Starke, B. and Ottermanns, R. (2021), Application of the Closure Principle Computational Approach Test to Assess Ecotoxicological Field Studies: Comparative Analysis Using Earthworm Field Test Abundance Data. Environ Toxicol Chem. DOI: 10.1002/etc.5015

Heger, S., Brendt, J., Hollert, H., Roß-Nickoll, M., & Du, M. (2021). Green toxicological investigation for biofuel candidates. Science of the Total Environment, 764, 142902. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.142902

Heine P., Hausen J., Ottermanns R., Roß-Nickoll M. (2021): Comparing eDNA metabarcoding with morphological analyses: Fungal species richness and community composition of differently managed stages along a forest conversion of Norway spruce towards European beech in Germany. Forest Ecology and Management 496 (2021) 119429. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2021.119429

Holzmann H, Simeoni A, Schaeffer A (2021): Influence of chemical charge on the fate of organic chemicals in sediment particle size fractions. Chemosphere 265, 129105 DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.129105

Holzmann H., Prehm M.S., Schaeffer A. (2021): Comparison of different versions of simulation studies following OECD 309 using C-14-labelled ionic compounds - Does it make a difference? Sci. Tot. Environ. 753, 142101 Abstract DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.142101

Knillmann S., Liess M., Scholz-Starke B., Daniels B., Ottermanns R., Schäffer A., Sybertz A., Roß-Nickoll M. (2021): Environmental risks of pesticides between forecast and reality: How reliable are results of the environmental risk assessment for individual products in the light of agricultural practice (tank mixtures, spray series)? UBA Text Berlin, 82/2021: ISSN: 1862-4804, pp 196.

Kalathoor R., Botterweck J., Schaffer A., Schmidt B., Schwarzbauer J. (2021). Degradation of the fungicide metalaxyl and its non-extractable residue formation in soil clay and silt fractions. Pedosphere 31, 549-559 DOI: 10.1016/S1002-0160(20)60006-6

Liu Y, Hedwig S, Schaffer A, Lenz M, Martinez M (2021): Sulfur Amino Acid Status Controls Selenium Methylation in Pseudomonas tolaasii: Identification of a Novel Metabolite from Promiscuous Enzyme Reactions. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 87, e00104-21, DOI: 10.1128/AEM.00104-21

Luks AK., Zegarski T., Nowak KM., Miltner A., Kästner M., Matthies M., Schmidt B., Schaffer A. (2021): Fate of pendimethalin in soil and characterization of non-extractable residues (NER). Sci. Tot. Environ. 753, 141870 Abstract DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.141870

Politowski, I., Regnery, P., Hennig, M. P., Siebers, N., Ottermanns, R., Schäffer, A. (2021). Fate of weathered multi-walled carbon nanotubes in an aquatic sediment system. Chemosphere, 277: 130319. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2021.130319

Politowski, I., Wittmers, F., Hennig, M.P., Siebers, N., Goffart, B., Roß-Nickoll, M., Ottermanns, R., Schäffer, A. (2021). A trophic transfer study: accumulation of multi‑walled carbon nanotubes associated to green algae in water flea Daphnia magna. Nanoimpact, 22: 100303. DOI: 10.1016/j.impact.2021.100303

Siedt M., Schäffer A., Smith K.E.C., Nabel M., Ross-Nickoll M., van Dongen J. (2021): Comparing straw, compost, and biochar regarding their suitability as agricultural soil amendments to affect soil structure, nutrient leaching, microbial communities, and the fate of pesticides. Sci. Total Envron. 751, 141607 DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.141607

Toschki A, Burkhardt U, Haase H, Höfer H, Jänsch S, Oellers J, Römbke J, Roß-Nickoll M, Salamon J-A, Schmelz R M, Scholz-Starke B, Russell D (2021): Die Edaphobase-Länderstudien: Synökologische Untersuchungen von Bodenorganismen in einem Biotop- und Standortgradienten in Deutschland 2014–2018. Peckiana 14, 380pp, Senckenberg Museum für Naturkunde Görlitz. ISSN 1618-1735 (Print), 2511-1000 (Online) Monographie

Toschki, A., Daniels, B., Oellers, J., Rumohr, Q., Schäffer, A., Sybertz, A., Roß-Nickoll, M. (2021): Integriertes Monitoring in der Agrarlandschaft - Erfassung der ökologischen Auswirkungen des chemischen Pflanzenschutzes, FKZ 3717644120. Umweltbundesamtes, TEXTE 136/2021, 112, Dessau-Roßlau. ISSN 1862-4804.

Wang Z, Altenburger R, Backhaus T, Covaci A, Diamond ML, Grimalt JO, Lohmann R, Schäffer A, Scheringer M, Selin H, Soehl A, Suzuki N (2021): We need a global science-policy body on chemicals and waste. Science  371, 774-776 DOI: 10.1126/science.abe9090

Wang, F., Damascene Harindintwali, J., Yuan, Z., Wang, M., Wang, F., Li, S., Yin, Z., Huang, L., Fu, Y., Li, L., Chang, S. X., Zhang, L., Rinklebe, J., Yuan, Z., Zhu, Q., Xiang, L., Tsang, D., Xu, L., Jiang, X., Liu, J., Wei, N., Kästner, M., Zou, Y., Sik Ok, Y., Shen, J., Peng, D., Zhang, W., Barceló, D., Zhou, Y., Bai, Z., Li, B., Zhang, B., Wei, K., Cao, H., Tan, Z., Zhao, L.-B., He, X., Zheng, J., Bolan, N., Liu, X., Huang, C., Dietmann, S., Luo, M., Sun, N., Gong, J., Gong, Y., Brahushi, F., Zhang, T., Xiao, C., Li, X., Chen, W., Jiao, N., Lehmann, J., Zhu, Y.-G., Jin, H., Schäffer, A., Tiedje, J.M., Chen, J.M. (2021): Technologies and perspectives for achieving carbon neutrality. The Innovation 2(4), Seiten/Artikel-Nr.:100180. DOI: 10.1016/j.xinn.2021.100180

Weise, K., Kurth, T., Politowski, WinkelmannC., Schäffer A.,Kretschmar S., Berendonk T.U., Jungmann D: A workflow to investigate the impacts of weathered multi-walled carbon nanotubes to the mud snail Lymnaea stagnalis. Environ Sci Pollut Res (2021). DOI: 10.1007/s11356-021-17691-0

Weisner O., Frische T., Liebmann L., Reemtsma T., Roß-Nickoll M., Schäfer R. B., Schäffer A., Scholz-Starke B., Vormeier P., Knillmann S., Liess M.: Risk from pesticide mixtures – The gap between risk assessment and reality. Science of The Total Environment. (2021) DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.149017

Weltmeyer A., Dogruer G., Hollert H., Townsend J. O. K., Covaci A. und Weijs L. (2021): Distribution and toxicity of persistent organic pollutants and methoxylated polybrominated diphenylethers in different tissues of the green turtle Chelonia mydas., Environmental Pollution. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2021.116795

Whale G, Parsons J, van Ginkel K, Davenport R, Vaiopoulou E, Fenner K, Schaeffer A (2021): Improving our understanding of the environmental persistence of chemicals. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management. DOI: 10.1002/ieam.4438



Cao S., Wang S., Zhao Y., Wang L., Ma Y., Schäffer A., Ji R. (2020): Fate of bisphenol S (BPS) and characterization of non-extractable residues in soil: Insights into persistence of BPS. Environmental International, 143. DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2020.105908

Chen Z., Yuan X., Roß-Nickoll M., Hollert H., Schäffer A. (2020): Moderate inundation stimulates plant community assembly in the drawdown zone of China’s Three Gorges Reservoir. Environmental Sciences Europe. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-020-00355-0

Daniels B., Jedamski J., Ottermanns R., Roß-Nickoll M. (2020): A ‘Plan Bee’ for cities: Patterns of pollinator abundance and diversity, plant-pollinator interaction and the ecosystem service Pollination in varieties of urban green spaces. PLoS ONE, e0235492. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0235492

Drenckhahn D., Arneth A., Filser J., Haberl H., Hansjürgens B., Herrmann B., Homeier J., Leuschner C., Mosbrugger V., Reusch T., Schäffer A., Scherer-Lorenzen M., Tockner K. (2020): Global Biodiversity in Crisis – What can Germany and the EU do about it? Leopoldina Discussions No. 24,44 pp. (english version in the second half of the document). See also the extended version of this document with relevant background information (124 pp.; only in German).

Jeong Y., Kwon H.P., Schäffer A., Smith K. (2020): Quantitative evaluation of polyethersulfone and polytetrafluoroethylene membrane sorption in a polar organic chemical integrative sampler (POCIS). Environmental Pollution, 115224. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2020.115224

Johann S., Nüßera L., Goßen M., Hollert H., Seiler T.B. (2020): Differences in biomarker and behavioral responses to native and chemically dispersed crude and refined fossil oils in zebrafish early life stages. Science of the Total Environment, 709. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.136174

Mueller A.-K. Markert N., Leser K., Kaempfer D., Crawford S.E., Schaeffer A., Segner H., Hollert H. (2020): Assessing endocrine disruption in freshwater fish species from a "hotspot" for estrogenic activity in sediment. Environmental Pollution 257, 113636. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2019.113636

Römbke J., Förster B., Jänsch S., Kaiser F., Scheffczyk A., Roß-Nickoll M., Daniels B., Ottermanns R., Scholz-Starke B. (2020): Necessary adaptations for a harmonized field-testing procedure and risk assessment of earthworms (terrestrial). UBA Text Berlin, 193/2020: ISSN: 1862-4804, pp 117

Schmidt F., Zimmermann YS., Benatto G.A.D., Kolvenbach B.A., Schaffer A., Krebs F.C., van Hullebusch E.D., Lenz M. (2020): Biodeterioration Affecting Efficiency and Lifetime of Plastic-Based Photovoltaics. Joule 4, 2088-2100.

Sill A., Nestler P., Weltmeyer A., Paßvogel M., Neuber S., und Helm C. A. (2020) Polyelectrolyte Multilayer Films from Mixtures of Polyanions: Different Compositions in Films and Deposition Solutions. Macromolecules. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.0c01089

Stibany F., Schmidt S.N., Mayer P., Schaffer A. (2020): Toxicity of dodecylbenzene to algae, crustacean, and fish - Passive dosing of highly hydrophobic liquids at the solubility limit. Chemosphere 251, 126396. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.126396

Sybertz A., Ottermanns R., Schäffer A., Scholz-Starke B., Daniels B., Frische T., Bär S., Ullrich C., Roß-Nickoll M. (2020): Simulating spray series of pesticides in agricultural practice reveals evidence for accumulation of environmental risk in soil. Science of the Total Environment, 710: 135004. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.135004

Sybertz A., Roß-Nickoll M., Schäffer A., Scholz-Starke B., Daniels B., Ottermanns R. (2020): MITAS: A model for assessing the time-dependent risk of sequential applications of pesticides for soil organisms by consideration of exposure, degradation and mixture toxicity. MethodsX, 7: 100763. DOI: 10.1016/j.mex.2019.12.004


Toschki A, Hommen U, Klein M, Poßberg C, Römbke J, Roß-Nickoll M, Schäffer A, Scheffczyk A, Schmidt B, Scholz Starke B, Hammers-Wirtz M, 2020: Evaluation of the risk for soil organisms under real conditions. Development of a national position for amending downstream legislations of the new EU Plant Protection Products Regulation. UBA Report 201/2020, 302 pp. + appendix.

Volz S.N., Hausen J., Nachev M., Ottermanns R., Schiwy S., Hollert H. (2020): Short exposure to cadmium disrupts the olfactory system of zebrafish (Danio rerio) - relating altered gene expression in the olfactory organ to behavioral deficits. Aquatic Toxicology, 226: 105555. DOI: 10.1016/j.aquatox.2020.105555



Altenburger R., Brack W., Burgess R.M., Busch W., Escher B.I., Focks A., Mark Hewitt L., Jacobsen B.N., López de Alda M., Ait-Aissa S., Backhaus T., Ginebreda A., Hilscherová K., Hollender J., Hollert H., Neale P.A., Schulze T., Schymanski E.L., Teodorovic I., Tindall A.J., de Aragão Umbuzeiro G., Vrana B., Zonja B., Krauss M. (2019): Future water quality monitoring: improving the balance between exposure and toxicity assessments of real-world pollutant mixtures. Environmental Sciences Europe, 31(1): 12. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-019-0193-1

Brack W., Aissa S.A., Backhaus T., Dulio V., Escher B.I., Faust M., Hilscherova K., Hollender J., Hollert H., Müller C., Munthe J., Posthuma L., Seiler T.-B., Slobodnik J., Teodorovic I., Tindall A.J., de Aragão Umbuzeiro G.,
Zhang X., Altenburger R. (2019): Effect-based methods are key. The European Collaborative Project SOLUTIONS recommends integrating effect-based methods for diagnosis and monitoring of water quality. Environmental Sciences Europe, 31(1): 10. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-019-0192-2

Brion F.,De Gussem V, Buchinger S., Hollert H., Carere M., Porcher J.-M., Piccini,B., Féray C., Dulio V., Könemann S., Simon E., Werne I., Kase R., Aït-Aïssa S. (2019): Monitoring estrogenic activities of waste and surface waters using a novel in vivo zebrafish embryonic (EASZY) assay: Comparison with in vitro cell-based assays and determination of effect-based trigger values. Environment International, 130: 104896. DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2019.06.006

Bunke D., Moritz S., Brack W., Herráez D.L., Posthuma L., Nuss M. (2019): Developments in society and implications for emerging pollutants in the aquatic environment. Environmental Sciences Europe, 31(1): 32. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-019-0213-1

Claßen D., Siedt M., Thu Nguyen K., Ackermann J., Schaeffer A. (2019): Formation, classification and identification of non-extractable residues of C-14-labelled ionic compounds in soil. Chemosphere, 232: 164-170. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2019.05.038

Diehle M., Gebhardt W., Pinnekamp J., Schäffer A., Linnemann V. (2019): Ozonation of valsartan: Structural elucidation and environmental properties of transformation products. Chemosphere, 216: 437-448. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.10.123

Freese M., Yokota Rizzo L., Pohlmann J.-D., Marohn L., Witten P.E., Gremse F., Rütten S., Güvener N., Michael S., Wysujack K., Lammers T., Kiessling F., Hollert H., Hanel R., Brinkmann M.  (2019): Bone resorption and body reorganization during maturation induce maternal transfer of toxic metals in anguillid eels. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 116(23): 11339-11344. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1817738116

Gottschlich A., Dolny R., Pannekens H., Benstöm F., Wencki K., Rohn A., Ottermanns R., Hammers-Wirtz M., Linnemann V., Nahrstedt A., Dopp E. (2019): Erprobung einer Biotestbatterie zum Monitoring der Spurenstoffadsorption bei der weitergehenden Abwasserreinigung mit granulierter Aktivkohle. Korrespondenz Abwasser, Abfall, 66 (9): 706-713.

Hartmann S., Louch R., Zeumer R., Steinhoff B., Mozhayeva D., Engelhard C., Schönherr H., Schlechtriem C., Witte K. (2019): Comparative multi-generation study on long-term effects of pristine and wastewater-borne silver and titanium dioxide nanoparticles on key lifecycle parameters in Daphnia magna. NanoImpact, 14: 100163. DOI: 10.1016/j.impact.2019.100163

Heine P., Hausen J., Ottermanns R., Schaffer A., Roß-Nickoll M. (2019): Forest conversion from Norway spruce to European beech increases species richness and functional structure of aboveground macrofungal communities. Forest Ecology and Management, 432: 522-533. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2018.09.012

Hennig M.P., Maes H.M., Ottermanns R., Schäffer A., Siebers N.  (2019): Release of radiolabeled multi-walled carbon nanotubes (C-14-MWCNT) from epoxy nanocomposites into quartz sand-water systems and their uptake by Lumbriculus variegatus. Nanoimpact, 14. DOI: 10.1016/j.impact.2019.100159

Hollert H., Backhaus T. (2019): Some food for thought: a short comment on Charles Benbrook´s paper “How did the US EPA and IARC reach diametrically opposed conclusions on the genotoxicity of glyphosate-based herbicides?” and its implications. Environmental Sciences Europe, 31(1): 3. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-018-0184-7

Jia Y., Chen Q., Crawford S.E., Song L., Chen W., Hammers-Wirtz M., Strauss T., Seiler T.-B., Schäffer A., Hollert H.  (2019): Cyanobacterial blooms act as sink and source of endocrine disruptors in the third largest freshwater lake in China. Environmental Pollution, 245: 408-418. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2018.11.021

Jia Y., Hammers-Wirtz, Crawford S.E., Chen Q., Seiler T.-B., Schäffer A., Hollert H. (2019): Effect-based and chemical analyses of agonistic and antagonistic endocrine disruptors in multiple matrices of eutrophic freshwaters. Science of the Total Environment, 651: 1096-1104. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.09.199

Johann S., Esser M., Nüßer L., Altin D., Hollert H., Seiler T.-B. (2019): Receptor-mediated estrogenicity of native and chemically dispersed crude oil determined using adapted microscale reporter gene assays. Environment International, 134. DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2019.105320

Jørgensen K. S., Kreutzer A., Lehtonen K.K., Kankaanpää H., Rytkönen J., Wegeberg S., Gustavson K., Fritt‑Rasmussen J., Truu J., Kõuts T., Lilover M.-J., Seiler T.-B., Hollert H., Johann S., Marigómez I., Soto M., Lekube X., Jenssen B.M., Ciesielski T.M., Wilms L.B., Högström R., Pirneskoski M., Virtanen S., Forsman B., Petrich C., Phuong‑Dang N., Wang F. (2019): The EU Horizon 2020 project GRACE: integrated oil spill response actions and environmental effects. Environmental Sciences Europe, 31(1): 44. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-019-0227-8

Krauss M., Hug C., Bloch R., Schulze T., Brack W. (2019): Prioritising site-specific micropollutants in surface water from LC-HRMS non-target screening data using a rarity score. Environmental Sciences Europe, 31(1): 45. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-019-0231-z

Lan X., Wang T., Ewald F., Chen Z., Cui K., Schäffer A., Wang L., Ji R. (2019): 14C-Labelling of the natural steroid estrogens 17alpha-estradiol, 17beta-estradiol, and estrone. Journal of hazardous materials, 375: 26-32. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2019.04.036

Liess M., Ratte T., Ebke P., Hollert H. (2019): 20 years SETAC GLB: increasing realism of pesticide risk assessment. SpringerOpen. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-019-0197-x

Massei R., Hollert H., Krauss M., von Tümpling W., Weidauer C., Haglund P., Küster E., Gallampois C., Tysklind M., Brack W. (2019): Toxicity and neurotoxicity profiling of contaminated sediments from Gulf of Bothnia (Sweden): a multi-endpoint assay with Zebrafish embryos. Environmental Sciences Europe, 31(1): 8. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-019-0188-y

Schäfer R.B., Liess M., Altenburger R., Filser J., Hollert H., Roß-Nickoll M., Schäffer A., Scheringer M. (2019): Future pesticide risk assessment: narrowing the gap between intention and reality. Environmental Sciences Europe, 31(1): 21. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-019-0203-3

Shan J., Corvini P. F.-X., Schäffer A., Chee-Sanford J.C., Yan X., Ji R. (2019): Influence of the geophagous earthworm Aporrectodea sp. on fate of bisphenol A and a branched 4-nonylphenol isomer in soil. The Science of the total environment, 693: 133574-133574. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.07.380

Shao Y., Hollert H., Tarcai Z., Deutschmann B., Seiler T.-B. (2019): Integrating bioassays, chemical analysis and in silico techniques to identify genotoxicants in surface water. Science of The Total Environment, 650(Pt 2): 3084-3092. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.09.288

Shao Y., Xiao H., Di Paolo C., Deutschmann B., Brack W., Hollert H., Seiler T.-B. (2019): Integrated zebrafish-based tests as an investigation strategy for water quality assessment. Water Research, 150: 252-260. DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2018.11.039

Shao Y., Chen Z., Hollert H., Zhou S., Deutschmann B., Seiler T.-B. (2019): Toxicity of 10 organic micropollutants and their mixture: Implications for aquatic risk assessment. Science of the Total Environment, 666: 1273-1282. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.02.047

Velki M., Weltmeyer A., Seiler T.-B., Hollert H. (2019): Acute toxicities and effects on multixenobiotic resistance activity of eight pesticides to the earthworm Eisenia andrei. Environmental Science & Pollution Research International, 26(5): 4821-4832. DOI: 10.1007/s11356-018-3959-x

Velki M., Lackmann C., Barranco A., Ereño Artabe A., Rainieri S., Hollert H., Seiler T.-B.  (2019): Pesticides diazinon and diuron increase glutathione levels and affect multixenobiotic resistance activity and biomarker responses in zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryos and larvae. Environmental Sciences Europe, 31(1): 4. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-019-0186-0

Volz S.N., Hausen J., Smith K., Ottermanns R., Schaeffer A., Schiwy S., Hollert H. (2019): Do you smell the danger? Effects of three commonly used pesticides on the olfactory-mediated antipredator response of zebrafish (Danio rerio). Chemosphere, 241: 124963. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2019.124963

Zhou S., Chen Q., Di Paolo C., Shao Y., Hollert H., Seiler T.-B.  (2019): Behavioral profile alterations in zebrafish larvae exposed to environmentally relevant concentrations of eight priority pharmaceuticals. Science of The Total Environment, 664: 89-98. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.01.300

Zhou S., Di Paolo C., Wu X., Shao Y., Seiler T.-B., Hollert H. (2019): Optimization of screening-level risk assessment and priority selection of emerging pollutants – The case of pharmaceuticals in European surface waters. Environment International, 128: 1-10. DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2019.04.034

Zubrod J.P., Düring R.-A., Ebke K.P., Englert D., Frische T., Hitzfeld B., Junghans M., Kaiser D., Kehrer A., Knaebe S., Ruchter N., Hollert H. et al. (2019): Celebrating 20 years of SETAC German Language Branch (GLB). Springer. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-019-0191-3



Altenburger R., Scholze M., Busch W., Escher B.I., Jakobs G., Krauss M., Krüger J., Neale P.A., Ait-Aissa S., Almeida A.C., Seiler T.-B., Brion F., Hilscherová K., Hollert H., Novák J., Schlichting R., Serra H., Shao Y., Tindall A., Tollefsen K.E., Umbuzeiro G., Williams T.D., Kortenkamp A. (2018). Mixture effects in samples of multiple contaminants–An inter-laboratory study with manifold bioassays. Environment International 114: 95-106. DOI: 10.1016/j.envint.2018.02.013

Bluhm K., Heger S., Redelstein R., Brendt J., Anders N., Mayer P., Schäffer A., Hollert H. (2018). Genotoxicity of three biofuel candidates compared to reference fuels. Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology 64: 131-138. DOI: 10.1016/j.etap.2018.10.003

Brack W., Escher B.I., Müller E., Schmitt-Jansen M., Schulze T., Slobodnik J., Hollert H. (2018). Towards a holistic and solution-oriented monitoring of chemical status of European water bodies: how to support the EU strategy for a non-toxic environment? Environmental Sciences Europe 30(1): 33. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-018-0161-1

Daniels B., Zaunbrecher B.S., Paas B., Ottermanns R., Ziefle M., Roß-Nickoll M. (2018). Assessment of urban green space structures and their quality from a multidimensional perspective. Science of the Total Environment 615: 1364-1378. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.09.167

Di Paolo C., Müller Y., Thalmann B., Hollert H., Seiler T.-B. (2018). p53 induction and cell viability modulation by genotoxic individual chemicals and mixtures. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 25(5): 4012-4022. DOI: 10.1007/s11356-017-8790-2

Dogruer G., Weijs L., Yat-Man Tang J., Hollert H., Kock M., Bell I., Madden Hof C.A., Gaus C. (2018). Effect-based approach for screening of chemical mixtures in whole blood of green turtles from the Great Barrier Reef. Science of the Total Environment 612: 321-329. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.08.124

Escher B. I., Aїt-Aїssa S., Behnisch P.A., Brack W., Brion F., Brouwer A., Buchinger S., Crawford S.E., Du Pasquier D., Hamers T., Hettwer K., Hilscherová K., Hollert H., Kase R., Kienle C., Tindall A.J., Tuerk J., van der Oost R., Neale P.A. (2018). Effect-based trigger values for in vitro and in vivo bioassays performed on surface water extracts supporting the environmental quality standards (EQS) of the European Water Framework Directive. Science of the Total Environment 628: 748-765. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.01.340

Grotz, N., M. Roß-Nickoll & S. Schneider, 2018. Der Einfluss von Alter, Struktur und Umweltparametern auf Stillgewässer und ihre Besiedlung durch Amphibien und Libellen im Westen und Südwesten Luxemburgs. Bull. Soc. Nat. luxemb. 120: 77-106. Get PDF

Heger S., Bluhm K., Du M., Lehmann G., Anders N., Dechambre D., Bardow A., Schäffer A., Hollert H. (2018). Aquatic toxicity of biofuel candidates on Daphnia magna. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 164: 125-130. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2018.08.008

Heger S., Du M., Bauer K., Schäffer A., Hollert H. (2018). Comparative ecotoxicity of potential biofuels to water flea (Daphnia magna), zebrafish (Danio rerio) and Chinese hamster (Cricetulus griseus) V79 cells. Science of the Total Environment 631-632: 216-222. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.03.028

Heine P., Hausen J., Ottermanns R., Schaffer A., Roß-Nickoll M. (2018). Morphological dataset of aboveground macrofungal communities within different forest conversion stages in the Eifel National Park in Germany. Data in Brief 21: 1151-1156. DOI: 10.1016/j.dib.2018.10.094

Hettwer K., Jähne M., Frost K., Giersberg M., Kunze G., Trimborn M., Reif M., Türk J., Gehrmann L., Dardenne F., De Croock F., Abraham M., Schoop A., Waniek J.J., Bucher T., Simon E., Vermeirssen E., Werner A., Uhling S. (2018). Validation of Arxula Yeast Estrogen Screen assay for detection of estrogenic activity in water samples: results of an international interlaboratory study. Science of the Total Environment 621: 612-625. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.11.211

Hollert H., Crawford S.E., Brack W., Brinkmann M., Fischer E., Hartmann K., Keiter S., Ottermanns R., Ouellet J.D., Rinke K., Rösch M., Roß-Nickoll M., Schäffer A., Schüth C., Schulze T., Schwarz A., Seiler T.-B., Wessels M., Schwalb A.  (2018). Looking back-Looking forward: A novel multi-time slice weight-of-evidence approach for defining reference conditions to assess the impact of human activities on lake systems. Science of the Total Environment 626: 1036-1046. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.01.113

Jeong Y., Schäffer A., Smith K. (2018). A comparison of equilibrium and kinetic passive sampling for the monitoring of aquatic organic contaminants in German rivers. Water Research 145: 248-258. DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2018.08.016

Jeong Y., Schäffer A., Smith K. (2018). Comparison of the sampling rates and partitioning behaviour of polar and non-polar contaminants in the polar organic chemical integrative sampler and a monophasic mixed polymer sampler for application as an equilibrium passive sampler. Science of the Total Environment 627: 905-915. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.01.273

Kampe S., Kaegi R., Schlich K., Wasmuth C., Hollert H., Schlechtriem C. (2018). Silver nanoparticles in sewage sludge: Bioavailability of sulfidized silver to the terrestrial isopod Porcellio scaber. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 37(6): 1606-1613. DOI: 10.1002/etc.4102

Kase R., Javurkova B., Simon E., Swart K., Buchinger S., Könemann S., Echer B.I., Carere M., Dulio V., Ati-Aissa S., Hollert H., Valsecchi S., Polesello S., Behnisch P., di Paolo C., Olbrich D., Sychrova E., Gundlach M., Schlichting R., Leborgne L., Clara M., Scheffknecht C., Marneffe Y., Chalon C., Tusil P., Soldan P., von Danwitz B., Schwaiger J., Moran Palao A., Bersani F., Perceval O., Kienle C., Vermeirssen E., Hilscherova K., Reifferscheid G., Werner I. (2018). Screening and risk management solutions for steroidal estrogens in surface and wastewater. Trends in Analytical Chemistry 102: 343-358. DOI: 10.1016/j.trac.2018.02.013

Kuckelkorn J., Redelstein R., Heide T., Kunze J., Maletz S., Waldmann P., Grummt T., Seiler T.-B., Hollert H. (2018). A hierarchical testing strategy for micropollutants in drinking water regarding their potential endocrine-disrupting effects—towards health-related indicator values. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 25(5): 4051-4065. DOI: 10.1007/s11356-017-0155-3

Lackmann C., Velki M., Seiler T.-B., Hollert H. (2018). Herbicides diuron and fluazifop-p-butyl affect avoidance response and multixenobiotic resistance activity in earthworm Eisenia andrei. Chemosphere 210: 110-119. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.07.008

Lackmann C., Martinez Santos M., Rainieri S., Barranco A., Hollert H., Spirhanzlova P., Velki M., Seiler T.-B. (2018). Novel procedures for whole organism detection and quantification of fluorescence as a measurement for oxidative stress in zebrafish (Danio rerio) larvae. Chemosphere 197: 200-209. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.01.045

Laux P., Riebeling C., Booth A.M., Brain J.D., Brunner J., Cerrillo C., Creutzenberg O., Estrela-Lopis I., Gebel T., Johanson G., Jungnickel H., Kock H., Tentschert J., Tlili A., Schäffer A., Sips A.J.A.M., Yokel R.A., Luch A. (2018). Challenges in characterizing the environmental fate and effects of carbon nanotubes and inorganic nanomaterials in aquatic systems. Environmental Science: Nano 5(1): 48-63. DOI: 10.1039/C7EN00594F

Legradi J., Di Paolo C., Kraak M. H. S., van der Geest H. G., Schymanski E. L., Williams A. J., Dingemans M. M. L., Massei R., Brack W., Cousin X., Begout M.-L., van der Oost R., Carion A., Suarez-Ulloa V., Silvestre F., Echer B. I., Engwall M., Nilén G., Keiter S. H., Pollet D., Waldmann P., Kienle C., Werner I., Haigis A.-C., Knapen D., Vergauwen L., Spehr M., Schulz W., Busch W., Leuthold D., Scholz S., vom Berg C. M., Basu N., Murphy C. A., Lampert A., Kuckelkorn J., Grummt T., Hollert H. (2018). An ecotoxicological view on neurotoxicity assessment. Environmental Sciences Europe 30(1): 46. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-018-0173-x

Lüderwald S., Newton K., Heye K., Bitter K., Moeris S., Benner L., Böhm P., Koch J., Feckler A., Castro M., Erikkson A. (2018). SETAC GLB and SETAC Europe SAC: a liaison promoting the next generation of ecotoxicologists and environmental chemists, SpringerOpen. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-018-0171-z

Muschket M., Di Paolo C., Tindall A. J., Touak G., Phan A., Krauss M., Kirchner K., Seiler T.-B., Hollert H., Brack W. (2018). Identification of Unknown Antiandrogenic Compounds in Surface Waters by Effect-Directed Analysis (EDA) Using a Parallel Fractionation Approach. Environmental Science & Technology 52(1): 288-297. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b04994

Ottermanns, R; Cramer, E; Daniels, B; Lehmann, R; Roß-Nickoll, M (2018). Uncertainty in site classification and its sensitivity to sample size and indicator quality–Bayesian misclassification rate in ecological risk assessment. Ecological indicators 94: 348-356. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2018.06.024

Rajpert L., Schäffer A., Lenz M. (2018). Redox-stat bioreactors for elucidating mobilisation mechanisms of trace elements: an example of As-contaminated mining soils. Applied microbiology biotechnology 102(17): 7635-7641. DOI: 10.1007/s00253-018-9165-4

Schaeffer A., Kästner M., Trapp S. (2018). A unified approach for including non-extractable residues (NER) of chemicals and pesticides in the assessment of persistence. Environmental Sciences Europe 30. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-018-0181-x

Schäffer A., Filser J., Frische T., Gessner M., Köck W., Kratz W., Liess M., Nuppenau E.-A., Roß-Nickoll M., Schäfer R., Scheringer M. (2018). The Silent Spring - On the need for sustainable plant protection. Leopoldina Discussions No. 16; 6. N. A. o. S. G. Leopoldina. Halle, Leopoldina Discussions. 16; 6: 1-64.

Scholz-Starke B., Bo L., Holbach A., Norra S., Floehr T., Hollert H., Roß-Nickoll M., Schäffer A., Ottermanns R. (2018). Simulation-based assessment of the impact of fertiliser and herbicide application on freshwater ecosystems at the Three Gorges Reservoir in China. Science of The Total Environment 639: 286-303. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.05.057

Scholz-Starke B., Bo L., Wei H., Yuan X., Holbach A., Norra S., Floehr T., Hollert H., Rings U., Schäffer A., Roß-Nickoll M., Ottermanns R. (2018): Simulation-based impact assessment of micropollutants on bioaccumulation processes in freshwater ecosystems at the Three Gorges Reservoir in China. Science of the Total Environment, 639: 286-303. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.05.057

Schreiber B., Fischer J., Schwiy S., Hollert H., Schulz R. (2018). Towards more ecological relevance in sediment toxicity testing with fish: Evaluation of multiple bioassays with embryos of the benthic weatherfish (Misgurnus fossilis). Science of the Total Environment 619: 391-400. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.11.122

Shi P., Zhou S., Xiao H., Qiu J., Li A., Zhou Q., Pan Y., Hollert H. (2018). Toxicological and chemical insights into representative source and drinking water in eastern China. Environmental Pollution 233: 35-44. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2017.10.033

Skulovich O., Ganal C., Nüßer L. K., Cofalla C., Schuettrumpf H., Hollert H., Seiler T.-B., Ostfeld A. (2018). Prediction of erosional rates for cohesive sediments in annular flume experiments using artificial neural networks. H2Open Journal 1(2): 99-111. DOI: 10.2166/h2oj.2018.107

Trapp, M; Deubert, M; Streib, L; Roß-Nickoll, M; Scholz-Starke, B; Toschki, A (2018). Simulating the effects of agrochemicals and other riskbearing management measures on the terrestrial agrobiodiversity: The RISMIN approach. In: NOVEL METHODS AND RESULTS OF LANDSCAPE RESEARCH IN EUROPE, CENTRAL ASIA AND SIBERIA, Main editors: Viktor G. Sychev and Lothar Mueller, Monograph in 5 Volumes, Vol. III Landscape Monitoring and Modelling Chapter 7, 338-342.  (Bookchapter), RUSSIAN ACADEMY OF SCIENCES, Moscow 2018. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-37421-1_23

Velki M., Weltmeyer A., Seiler T.-B. und Hollert H. (2018) Acute toxicities and effects on multixenobiotic resistance activity of eight pesticides to the earthworm Eisenia andrei., Environmental Science and Pollution Research International. DOI: 10.1007/s11356-018-3959-x

Wang Q., Roß-Nickoll M., Wu D., Deng W., Wang Z., Yuan X., Zhang Y. (2018). Impervious area percentage predicated influence of rapid urbanization on macroinvertebrate communities in a southwest China river system. Science of the Total Environment 627: 104-117. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.01.231

Weber R., Herold C., Hollert H., Kamphues J., Blepp M., Ballschmiter K. (2018). Reviewing the relevance of dioxin and PCB sources for food from animal origin and the need for their inventory, control and management. Environmental Sciences Europe 30(1): 42. DOI: 10.1186/s12302-018-0166-9

Zaunbrecher, Barbara S., Daniels, Benjamin, Roß-Nickoll, Martina, Ziefle, Martina (2018): The social and ecological footprint of renewable power generation plants. Balancing social requirements and ecological impacts in an integrated approach. Energy Research & Social Science: 45: 91-106 DOI: 10.1016/j.erss.2018.07.015

Zhu L., Shao Y., Xiao H., Santiago-Schübel B., Meyer-Alert H., Schwiy S., Yin D., Hollert H., Küppers S. (2018). Electrochemical simulation of triclosan metabolism and toxicological evaluation. Science of the Total Environment 622: 1193-1201. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.11.317



Towards the review of the European Union Water Framework Directive: Recommendations for more efficient assessment and management of chemical contamination in European surface water resources
Brack W, Dulio V, Ågerstrand M, Allan I, Altenburger R, Brinkmann M, Bunke D, Burgess RM, Cousins I, Escher BI, Hernández FJ, Hewitt LM, Hilscherová K, Hollender J, Hollert H, Kase R, Klauer B, Lindim C, Herráez DL, Miège C, Munthe J, O'Toole S, Posthuma L, Rüdel H, Schäfer RB, Sengl M, Smedes F, van de Meent D, van den Brink PJ, van Gils J, van Wezel A, Vethaak AD, Vermeirssen E, von der Ohe PC, Vrana B

2017 | Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 576, pp:720–737

Advancing In Vitro-In Vivo Extrapolations of Mechanism-Specific Toxicity Data Through Toxicokinetic Modeling
Brinkmann M, Preuss TG, Hollert H

2017 | Adv Biochem Eng Biotechnol, Vol. 157, pp:293-317

Enhanced uptake of BPA in the presence of nanoplastics can lead to neurotoxic effects in adult zebrafish
Chen Q, Yin D, Jia Y, Schiwy S, Legradi J, Yang S, Hollert H

2017 | Sci Total Environ., Vol. 609, pp:1312-1321

Quantitative investigation of the mechanisms of microplastics and nanoplastics toward zebrafish larvae locomotor activity
Chen Q, Gundlach M, Yang S, Jiang J, Velki M, Yin D, Hollert H

2017 | Sci Total Environ, Vol. 584-585, pp:1022-1031

Project house water: a novel interdisciplinary framework to assess the environmental and socioeconomic consequences of flood-related impacts.
Crawford SE, Brüll nee Cofalla C, Aumeier B, Brinkmann M, Classen E, Esser V, Ganal C, Kaip E, Häussling R, Lehmkuhl F, Letmathe P, Müller A, Rabinovitch I, Reicherter K, Schwarzbauer J, Schmitt M, Stauch G, Wessling M, Yüce S, Hecker M, Kidd KA, Altenburger R, Brack W, Schüttrumpf H, Hollert H

2017 | Environmental Sciences Europe, Vol. 29(23), pp:1-10

Green Toxicology: a strategy for sustainable chemical and material development
Crawford SE, Hartung T, Hollert H, Mathes B, van Ravenzwaay B, Steger-Hartmann T, Studer C,  Krug HF

2017 | Environmental Sciences Europe, Vol. 29(16), pp:1-16

p53 induction and cell viability modulation by genotoxic individual chemicals and mixtures
DiPaolo C, Müller Y, Thalmann B, Hollert H, Seiler TB

2017 | Environ Sci Pollut Res, Vol. March, pp:1-11

Fate and Environmental Impact of Thorium Residues During Rare Earth Processing
Findeiß M, Schäffer A

2017 | Journal of Sustainable Metallurgy, Vol. 3(1), pp:179–189

Sequential lignin depolymerization by combination of biocatalytic and formic acid/formate treatment steps
Gasser CA, Čvančarová M, Ammann EM, Schäffer A, Shahgaldian P, Corvini PFX

2017 | Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, Vol. 101(6), pp:2575–2588

Fishing for contaminants: identification of three mechanism specific transcriptome signatures using Danio rerio embryos
Hausen J, Otte JC, Legradi J, Yang L, Strähle U, Fenske M, Hecker M, Tang S, Hammers-Wirtz M, Hollert H, Keiter SH, Ottermanns R

2017 | Environ Sci Pollut Res Int, Vol. Apr, pp:1-14

Edaphostat: interactive ecological analysis of soil organism occurrences and preferences from the Edaphobase data warehouse
Hausen J, Scholz-Starke B, Burkhardt U, Lesch S, Rick S, Russell D, Roß-Nickoll M, Ottermanns R

2017 | Database, Vol. 2017, pp:1-6

Equilibrium partitioning of organic compounds to OASIS HLB® as a function of compound concentration, pH, temperature and salinity
Jeong Y, Schäffer A, Smith K

2017 | Chemosphere, Vol. 174, pp:297–305

Modification and quantification of in vivo EROD live-imaging with zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryos to detect both induction and inhibition of CYP1A
Kais B, Ottermanns R, Scheller F, Helleis A, Reschke K, Oberrauch S, Braunbeck T

2017 | Science of the Total Environment 615, 330-347

In vivo EROD assays with the zebrafish ( Danio rerio ) as rapid screening tools for the detection of dioxin-like activity
Kais B, Schiwy S, Hollert H, Keiter SH2, Braunbeck T

2017 | SToTEn, Vol. 590–591, pp:269-280

Life cycle assessment and sustainable engineering in the context of near net shape grown components: striving towards a sustainable way of future production
Kämpfer C, Seiler TB, Beger AL, Jacobs G, Löwer M, Moser F, Reimer J, Trautz M, Usadel B, Wormit A, Hollert H

2017 | Environmental Science Europe Vol. 29(1), pp:27

Temperature and food quantity effects on the harpacticoid copepod Nitocra spinipes: Combining in vivo bioassays with population modeling
Koch J, Bui TT, Lundström Belleza E, Brinkmann M, Hollert H, Breitholtz M

2017 | PLoS ONE 12(3): e0174384

Impact of untreated wastewater on a major European river evaluated with a combination of in vitro bioassays and chemical analysis
König M, Escher BI, Neale PA, Krauss M, Hilscherova K, Novak J, Teodorovic I, Schulze T, Seidensticker S, Hashmi MAK, Ahlheim J, Brack W

2017 | Environmental Pollution, Vol. 220, pp:1220-1230

A hierarchical testing strategy for micropollutants in drinking water regarding their potential endocrine-disrupting effects — towards health-related indicator values
Kuckelkorn J, Redelstein R, Heide T, Kunze J, Maletz S, Waldmann P, Grummt T, Seiler TB, Hollert H

2017 | Environ Sci Pollut Res, Vol. Sep., pp:1-15

Biotransformation in the zebrafish embryo –temporal gene transcription changes of cytochrome P450 enzymes and internal exposure dynamics of the AhR binding xenobiotic benz[a]anthracene
Kühnert A, Vogs C, Seiwert B, Aulhorn S, Altenburger R, Hollert H, Küster E, Busch W

2017 | Environmental Pollution Vol. 230(C), pp:1-11

Effect-based tools for monitoring estrogenic mixtures: Evaluation of five in vitro bioassays
Kunz PY, Simon E, Creusot N, Jayasinghe BS, Kienle C, Maletz S, Schifferli A, Schönlau C, Ait-Aissa S, Denslow ND, Hollert H, Werner I, Vermeirssen EL

2017 | Water Res, Vol. 110, pp:378-388

Biokinetics of nanomaterials: The role of biopersistence
Laux P, Riebeling C, Booth AM, Brain JD, Brunner J, Cerrillo C, Creutzenberg O, Estrela-Lopis I, Gebel T, Johanson G, Jungnickel H

2017 | NanoImpact Vol. April, pp:69–80

Development and application of a simple method to detect toxic chemicals in fruits and vegetables that can be implemented in a rudimentary laboratory setting: A proof of concept study
Multer K, Hollert H, Leusch FDL, Neale PA

2017 | Food Control Vol. 73(B), pp:1023-1031

Identification of Mutagenic Aromatic Amines in River Samples with Industrial Wastewater Impact
Muz M, Dann JP, Jager F, Brack W, Krauss M

2017 | Environmental Science & Technology, Vol. 51(8), pp:4681-4688

Mutagenicity in Surface Waters: Synergistic Effects of Carboline Alkaloids and Aromatic Amines
Muz M, Krauss M, Kutsarova S, Schulze T, Brack W

2017 | Environmental Science & Technology; Vol. 51(3), pp:1830-1839

Nontargeted detection and identification of (aromatic) amines in environmental samples based on diagnostic derivatization and LC-high resolution mass spectrometry
Muz M, Ost N, Kuehne R, Schüürmann G, Brack W, Krauss M

2017 | Chemosphere, Vol. 166, pp:300-310

Integrating chemical analysis and bioanalysis to evaluate the contribution of wastewater effluent on the micropollutant burden in small streams
Neale PA, Munz NA, Aїt-Aїssa S, Altenburger R, Brion F, Busch W, Escher BI, Hilscherová K, Kienle C, Novák J, Seiler TB, Shao Y, Stamm C, Hollender J

2017 | Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 576(15), pp:785-795

Erratum to: Comparison of in vitro test systems using bacterial and mammalian cells for genotoxicity assessment within the health-related indication value (HRIV) concept
Prantl EM, Kramer M, Schmidt CK, Knauer M, Gartiser S, Shuliakevich A, Milas J, Glatt H, Meinl W, Hollert H

2017 | Environ Sci Pollut Res Int, Vol. January, pp:1-1

FMNH2-dependent monooxygenases initiate catabolism of sulfonamides in Microbacterium sp strain BR1 subsisting on sulfonamide antibiotics
Ricken B, Kolvenbach BA, Bergesch C, Benndorf D, Kroll K, Strnad H, Vlcek C, Adaixo R, Hammes F, Shahgaldian P, Schaffer A, Kohler HPE, Corvini PFX

2017 | Scientific Reports 7, pp:1-11

Distribution and incorporation mode of the herbicide MCPA in soil derived organo-clay complexes
Riefer P, Klausmeyer T, Schmidt B, Schäffer A, Schwarzbauer J

2017 | Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part B, pp:1-16

Weatherfish (Misgurnus fossilis) as a new species for toxicity testing?
Schreiber B, Petrenz M, Monka J, Drozd B, Hollert H, Schulz R

2017 | Aquat Toxicol, Vol. 184, pp:46-53

Assessment of a novel device for onsite integrative large-volume solid phase extraction of water samples to enable a comprehensive chemical and effect-based analysis
Schulze T, Ahel M, Ahlheim J, Ait-Aissa S, Brion F, Di Paolo C, Froment J, Hidasi AO, Hollender J, Hollert H, Hu M, Kloss A, Koprivica S, Krauss M, Muz M, Oswald P, Petre M, Schollee JE, Seiler TB, Shao Y, Slobodnik J, Sonavane M, Suter MJ, Tollefsen KE, Tousova Z, Walz KH, Brack W

2017 | Sci Total Environ, Vol. 581-582, pp:350-358

Effects of imidacloprid on detoxifying enzyme glutathione S-transferase on Folsomia candida (Collembola)
Sillapawattana PF, Schäffer A

2017 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research, Vol. 24(12), pp:11111–11119

A versatile and low-cost open source pipetting robot for automation of toxicological and ecotoxicological bioassays.
Steffens S, Nüßer L, Seiler TB, Ruchter N, Schumann M, Döring R, Cofalla C, Ostfeld A, Salomons E, Schüttrumpf H, Hollert H and Brinkmann M

2017 | PLoS ONE 12(6): e0179636

Improving the reliability of aquatic toxicity testing of hydrophobic chemicals via equilibrium passive dosing? A multiple trophic level case study on bromochlorophene
Stibany F, Ewald F, Miller I, Hollert H, Schäffer A

2017 | Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 584–585, pp:96–104

Aquatic toxicity testing of liquid hydrophobic chemicals - Passive dosing exactly at the saturation limit
Stibany F, Schmidt SN, Schäffer A, Mayer P

2017 | Chemosphere, Vol. 167, pp:551–558

European demonstration program on the effect-based and chemical identification and monitoring of organic pollutants in European surface waters
Tousova Z, Oswald P, Slobodnik J, Blaha L, Muz M, Hu M, Brack W, Krauss M, Di Paolo C, Tarcai Z, Seiler TB, Hollert H, Koprivica S, Ahel M, Schollee JE, Hollender J, Suter MJ, Hidasi AO, Schirmer K, Sonavane M, Ait-Aissa S, Creusot N, Brion F, Froment J, Almeida AC, Thomas K, Tollefsen KE, Tufi S, Ouyang X, Leonards P, Lamoree M, Torrens VO, Kolkman A, Schriks M, Spirhanzlova P, Tindall A, Schulze T

2017 | Sci Total Environ, Vol. 601-602, pp:1849-1868

Enzymatic activity and gene expression changes in zebrafish embryos and larvae exposed to pesticides diazinon and diuron
Velki M, Meyer-Alert H, Seiler TB, Hollert H

2017 | Aquat Toxicol, Vol. 193, pp:187-200

Diuron and diazinon alter the behavior of zebrafish embryos and larvae in the absence of acute toxicity
Velki M, Di Paolo C, Nelles J, Seiler TB, Hollert H

2017 | Chemosphere, Vol. 180, pp:65-76

Transformation of metamitron in water-sediment systems: Detailed insight into the biodegradation processes
Wang S, Miltner A, Kästner M, Schäffer A, Nowak KM

2017 | Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 578, pp:100–108

Toward Streamlined Identification of Dioxin-like Compounds in Environmental Samples through Integration of Suspension Bioassay
Xiao H, Brinkmann M, Thalmann B, Schiwy A, Grosse Brinkhaus S, Achten C, Eichbaum K, Gembe C, Seiler TB, Hollert H

2017 | Environ Sci Technol, Vol. 51(6); pp:3382-3390

3,4-Dichloroaniline revisited: A study on the fate of the priority pollutant in a sediment-water system derived from a rice growing region in Italy
Yuan Y, Zhang P, Schäffer A, Schmidt B

2017 | Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 574, pp:1012–1020



Di Paolo C., Ottermanns R., Keiter S., Ait-Aissa S., Bluhm K., Brack W., Breitholtz M., Buchinger S., Carere M., Chalon C., Cousin X., Dulio V., Escher B.I., Hamers T., Hilscherová K., Jarque S., Jonas A., Maillot-Marechal E., Marneffe Y., Nguyen M.T., Pandard P., Schifferli A., Schulze T., Seidensticker S., Seiler T.-B., Tang J., van der Oost R., Vermeirssen E., Zounková R., Zwart N., Hollert H. (2016): "Bioassay battery interlaboratory investigation of emerging contaminants in spiked water extracts - Towards the implementation of bioanalytical monitoring tools in water quality assessment and monitoring." Water Research, 104: 473-484. DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2016.08.018

Communicating environmental science to the general public
Backhaus T, Seiler TB

2016 |  Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management Vol. 12(3), pp:411–602

Acute embryo toxicity and teratogenicity of three potential biofuels also used as flavor or solvent.
Bluhm K, Seiler TB, Anders N, Klankermayer J, Schäffer A, Hollert H

2016 |  Sci Total Environ Vol. 566-567:786-795

Differences in toxicity of anionic and cationic PAMAM and PPI dendrimers in zebrafish embryos and cancer cell lines
Bodewein L, Schmelter F, Di Fiore S, Hollert H, Fischer R, Fenske M

2016 | Toxicol Appl Pharmacol, Vol. 305, pp:83-92

Effect-directed analysis supporting monitoring of aquatic environments--An in-depth overview.
Brack W, Ait-Aissa S, Burgess RM, Busch W, Creusot N, Di Paolo C, Escher BI, Mark Hewitt L, Hilscherova K, Hollender J, Hollert H, Jonker W, Kool J, Lamoree M, Muschket M, Neumann S, Rostkowski P, Ruttkies C, Schollee J, Schymanski EL, Schulze T, Seiler TB, Tindall AJ, De Aragão Umbuzeiro G, Vrana B, Krauss M

2016 |  Sci Total Environ Vol. 544, pp:1073-118

Characterisation of transcriptional responses to dioxins and dioxin-like contaminants in roach (Rutilus rutilus) using whole transcriptome analysis.
Brinkmann M, Koglin S, Eisner B, Wiseman S, Hecker M, Eichbaum K, Thalmann B, Buchinger S, Reifferscheid G, Hollert H

2016 | Science of The Total Environment 541:412–423

Advancing In Vitro–In Vivo Extrapolations of Mechanism-Specific Toxicity Data Through Toxicokinetic Modeling
Brinkmann M, Preuss TG, Hollert H

2016 | Adv Biochem Eng Biotechnol, Vol. 157, pp:293-317

Micro-computed tomography (μCT) as a novel method in ecotoxicology — determination of morphometric and somatic data in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Brinkmann M, Rizzob LY, Lammers T, Gremse F, Schiwy S, Kiessling F, Hollert H

2016 | Science of The Total Environment Vol. 543, Part A, pp:135–139

Cross-Species Extrapolation of Uptake and Disposition of Neutral Organic Chemicals in Fish Using a Multispecies Physiologically-Based Toxicokinetic Model Framework
Brinkmann M, Schlechtriem C, Reininghaus M, Eichbaum K, Buchinger S, Reifferscheid G, Hollert H, Preuss TG

2016 | Environ Sci Technol, Vol. 50(4), pp:1914-1923

The fate of the herbicide propanil in plants of the littoral zone of the Three Gorges Reservoir (TGR)
Chen Z, Schaeffer A

2016 | J Environ Sci Vol. April

Uptake and decomposition of the herbicide propanil in the plant Bidens pilosa L. dominating in the Yangtze Three Gorges Reservoir (TGR)
Chen Z, Schmidt B, Schaeffer A

2016 | Environ Sci Pollut Res Vol. Feb, pp:1-13

Longitudinal profile of the genotoxic potential of the River Danube on erythrocytes of wild common bleak (Alburnus alburnus) assessed using the comet and micronucleus assay
Deutschmann B, Kolarevic S, Brack W, Kaisarevic S, Kostic J, Kracun-Kolarevic M, Liska I, Paunovic M, Seiler TB, Shao Y, Sipos S, Slobodnik J, Teodorovic I, Vukovic-Gacic B, Hollert H

2016 | Science of The Total Environment, Vol. Aug

Downscaling procedures reduce chemical use in androgen receptor reporter gene assay
Di Paolo C, Kirchner K, Balk FGB, Muschket M, Brack W, Hollert H, Seiler TB

2016 | Science of The Total Environment Vol. July, pp:S0048969716315042

Bioassay battery interlaboratory investigation of emerging contaminants in spiked water extracts – Towards the implementation of bioanalytical monitoring tools in water quality assessment and monitoring
Di Paolo C, Ottermanns R, Keiter S, Ait-Aissa S, Bluhm K, Brack W, Breitholtz M, Buchinger S, Carere M, Chalon C, Cousin X, Dulio V, Escher BI, Hamers T, Hilscherová K, Jarque S, Jonas A, Maillot-Marechal E, Marneffe Y, Nguyen MT, Pandard P, Schifferli A, Schulze T, Seidensticker S, Seiler TB, Tang J, van der Oost R, Vermeirssen E, Zounková R, Zwart N, Hollert H

2016 | Water Research Vol. 104:473-484

ToxBox - a new approach for evaluating anthropogenic trace substances in drinking water
Eckhardt A, Grummt T, Kramer M, Braunbeck T, Hollert H

2016 | Naunyn-Schmiedebergs Archives of Pharmacology, Vol. 389(1), pp:s81-s82

Bioanalytical and instrumental screening of the uptake of sediment-borne, dioxin-like compounds in roach (Rutilus rutilus) Environmental Science and Pollution Research: 1-15
Eichbaum K, Brinkmann M, Nuesser L, Buchinger S, Reifferscheid G, Codling G, Jones P, Giesy J, Hecker M, Hollert H

2016 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research: 1-15

Dioxin in the Elbe river basin: policy and science under the water framework directive 2000-2015 and toward 2021
Förstner U, Hollert H, Brinkmann M, Eichbaum K, Weber R, Salomons W

2016 | Environmental Sciences Europe, Vol. 28(1), p:9

Production of superparamagnetic nanobiocatalysts for green chemistry applications
Gasser CA, Ammann EM, Schäffer A, Shahgaldian P, Corvini PFX

2016 | Appl Microbiol Biotechnol Vol. 100(16), pp:7281-96

Ecological Recovery Potential of Freshwater Organisms: Consequences for Environmental Risk Assessment of Chemicals.
Gergs A, Classen S, Strauss T, Ottermanns R, Brock TCM, Ratte HT, Hommen U, Preuss TG

2016 | Reviews of environmental contamination and toxicology, Vol. 236:259-294

Microscale In Vitro Assays for the Investigation of Neutral Red Retention and Ethoxyresorufin-O-Deethylase of Biofuels and Fossil Fuels
Heger S, Bluhm K, Brendt J, Mayer P, Anders N, Schäffer A, Seiler TB, Hollert H

2016 | PLoS ONE. 2016;11(9):e0163862

Body burden of pesticides and wastewater-derived pollutants on freshwater invertebrates: Method development and application in the Danube River
Inostroza PA, Wicht AJ, Huber T, Nagy C, Brack W, Krauss M

2016 | Environmental Pollution, Vol. 214, pp:77-85

Mechanism-specific and whole-organism ecotoxicity of mono-rhamnolipids
Johann S,  Seiler TB, Tiso T, Bluhm K, Blank LM, Hollert H

2016 | The science of the total environment, Vol. 548/549, pp:155-163

Study of environmental and human health impacts of firefighting agents: A technical report
Kärrman A, Bjurlid F, Hagberg J, Ricklund N, Larsson M, Stubleski J, Hollert H

2016 | MTM Research Centre, University of Örebro

(Multiple) Isotope probing approaches to trace the fate of environmental chemicals and the formation of non-extractable 'bound' residues
Kästner M, Nowak KM, Miltner A, Schäffer A

2016 | Current Opinion in Biotechnology, Vol. 41(0), pp:73-82

Erratum to: Nanoscale zero-valent iron flakes for groundwater treatment
Köber R, Hollert H, Hornbruch G, Jekel M, Kamptner A, Klaas N, Maes H, Mangold KM, Martac E, Matheis A

2016 | Environmental Earth Sciences, Vol. 75(6), pp:1-2

Toward understanding the impacts of sediment contamination on a native fish species: transcriptional effects, EROD activity, and biliary PAH metabolites
Koglin S, Kammann U, Eichbaum K, Reininghaus M, Eisner B, Wiseman S, Hecker M, Buchinger S, Reifferscheid G, Hollert H, Brinkmann M

2016 | Environmental Sciences Europe, Vol. 28(1), pp:1-12

Growing Near Net Shape Components from Renewable Materials
Löwer M, Beger AL, Raza I, Feldhusen J, Wormit A, Prell J, Usadel B, Seiler TB, Kämpfer C, Hollert H, Trautz M

2016 |  Procedia CIRP Vol. 29, pp:609-614

Metabolism of the 14C-labeled herbicide clodinafop-propargyl in plant cell cultures of wheat and tobacco
Luks AK, Wijntjes C, Schmidt B

2016 | J Environ Sci Health B. Vol. 51(2):71-80

Fipronil and two of its transformation products in water and European eel from the river Elbe
Michel N, Freese M, Brinkmann M, Pohlmann JD, Hollert H, Kammann U, Haarich M, Theobald N, Gerwinski W, Rotard W, Hanel R

2016 | Sci Total Environ, Vol. 568, pp:171-179

Linking in Vitro Effects and Detected Organic Micropollutants in Surface Water Using Mixture-Toxicity Modeling
Neale PA, Ait-Aissa S, Brack W, Creusot N, Denison MS, Deutschmann B, Hilscherová K, Hollert H, Krauss M, Novák J, Schulze T, Seiler TB, Serra H, Shao Y, Escher BI

2016 | Environ Sci Technol Vol. 49(24), pp:14614–14624

A sensitive biomarker for the detection of aquatic contamination based on behavioral assays using zebrafish larvae
Nüßer LK, Skulovich O, Hartmann S, Seiler TB, Cofalla C, Schuettrumpf H, Hollert H, Salomons E, Ostfeld A

2016 | Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, Vol. 133, pp:271-280

Quantitative identification of biogenic non-extractable pesticide residues in soil by 14C-analysis
Possberg C, Schmidt B, Nowak K, Telscher M, Lagojda A, Schaeffer A

2016 | Environ Sci Technol. Vol. 50(12), pp:6415-22

Comparison of in vitro test systems using bacterial and mammalian cells for genotoxicity assessment within the "health-related indication value (HRIV) concept
Prantl EM, Kramer M, Schmidt CK, Knauer M, Gartiser S, Shuliakevich A, Milas J, Glatt H, Meinl W, Hollert H

2016 | Environ Sci Pollut Res Int, Vol. Dez., pp:1-15

Release of 14C-labeled carbon nanotubes from polycarbonate composites
Rhiem, S, Barther AK, Meyer-Plath A, Hennig MP, Wachendorf V, Sturm H, Schäffer A, Maes HM

2016 | Environmental Pollution Vol. 215, pp:356-65

The impact of chemical pollution on the resilience of soils under multiple stresses: A conceptual framework for future research
Schäffer A, Amelung W, Hollert H, Kästner M, Kandeler E, Kruse J, Miltner A, Ottermanns R, Pagel H, Peth S, Poll C, Rambold G, Schloter M, Schulz S, Streck T, Roß-Nickoll M

2016 | Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 568, pp:1076-1085

The ecotoxic potential of a new zero-valent iron nanomaterial, designed for the elimination of halogenated pollutants, and its effect on reductive dechlorinating microbial communities
Schiwy A, Maes HM, Koske D, Flecken M, Schmidt KR, Schell H, Tiehm A, Kamptner A, Thümmler S, Stanjek H, Heggen M, Dunin-Borkowski RE, Braun J, Schäffer A, Hollert H

2016 | Environ Pollut, Vol. 216, pp:419-427

Since 2015 the SinoGerman research project SIGN supports water quality improvement in the Taihu region, China
Schmidt KR, Aus der Beek T, Dai X, Dong B, Dopp E, Eichinger F, Hammers-Wirtz M, Haussmann R, Holbach A, Hollert H, Illgen M, Jiang X, Koehler J, Koester S, Korth A, Kueppers S, Li A, Lohmann M, Moldaenke C, Norra S, Qin B, Qin Y, Reese M, Riehle E, Santiago-Schuebel B, Schaefer C, Simon A, Song Y, Staaks C, Steinhardt J, Subklew G, Tao T, Wu T, Yin D, Zhao F, Zheng B, Zhou M, Zou H, Zuo J, Tiehm A

2016 | Environmental Sciences Europe, Vol. 28(1), pp:24-29

Biodegradability and ecotoxicity of commercially available geothermal heat transfer fluids
Schmidt KR, Koerner B, Sacher F, Conrad R, Hollert H, Tiehm A

2016 | Grundwasser, Vol 21(1), pp:59-67

Are sediments a risk? An ecotoxicological assessment of sediments from a quarry pond of the Upper Rhine River
Schulze-Sylvester M, Heimann W, Maletz S, Seiler TB, Brinkmann M, Zielke H, Schulz R, Hollert H

2016 | Journal of Soils and Sediments Vol. 16(3), pp:1069-1080

Effect of silver nanoparticles on th standard soil arthropod Folsomia candida (Collembola) and the eukaryote model organism Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
Sillapawattana P, Gruhlke MCH, Schäffer A

2016 | Environmental Sciences Europe, 28(1), 1-12.

Effects of imidacloprid on detoxifying enzyme glutathione S-transferase on Folsomia candida (Collembola)
Sillapawattana F, Schäffer A

2016 | Environ Sci Pollut Res Int, April, pp:1-9

Longitudinal profile of the genotoxic potential of the River Danube on erythrocytes of wild common bleak (Alburnus alburnus) assessed using the comet and micronucleus assay
Sipos S, Slobodnik J, Teodorovic I, Vukovic-Gacic B, Hollert H

2016 | Science of the Total Environment, Vol. 573, pp:1441-1449

Stimulation of Tetrabromobisphenol A Binding to Soil Humic Substances by Birnessite and the Chemical Structure of the Bound Residues
Tong F, Gu X, Gu C, Xie J, Xie X, Jiang B, Wang Y, Ertunc T, Schäffer A, Ji R

2016 | Environ Sci Technol, Vol. 50 (12), pp:6257–6266

Estrogenic activity in Finnish municipal wastewater effluents
Välitaloa P, Perkola N, Seiler TB, Sillanpää M, Kuckelkorn J, Mikola A, Hollert H, Schultz E

2016 | Water Research Vol. 88, pp:740–749

Assessment of pesticide effects on zebrafish embryos
Velki M, Lackmann C, Seiler TB, Hollert H

2016 | Croatian Congress of Toxicology with International Participation CROTOX 2016

Olfactory toxicity in fish—Why we should care about it
Volz S, Schiwy S, Hollert H

2016 | Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management Vol. 12(3), pp:597-598

(Bio)degradation of glyphosate in water-sediment microcosms – a stable isotope co-labelling approach
Wang S, Seiwert B, Kästner M, Miltner A, Schäffer A, Reemtsma T, Nowak KM

2016 | Water Res. Vol. 99, pp:91-100

The 2015 Annual Meeting of SETAC German Language Branch in Zurich (7–10 September, 2015): Ecotoxicology and environmental chemistry - from research to application
Werner I, Aldrich A, Becker B, Becker D, Brinkmann M, Burkhardt M, Caspers N, Campiche S, Chèvre N, Düring RA, Escher BI, Fischer F, Giebner S, Heye K, Hollert H, Junghans M, Kienle C, Knauer K, Korkaric M, Märkl V, Muncke J, Oehlmann J, Reifferscheid G, Rensch D, Schäffer A, Schiwy S, Schwarz S, Segner H, Simon E, Triebskorn R, Vermeirssen ELM, Wintgens T, Zennegg M

2016 | Environmental Sciences Europe 28(20)

Assessment of cytotoxicity and AhR-mediated toxicity of sediments from water level fluctuation zone in the Three Gorges Reservoir, China
Wu L, Liu L, Floehr T, Seiler TB, Chen L, Yuan X, Hollert H

2016 | Journal of Soils and Sediments Vol. 16(8), pp:2166–2173

Size matters – The phototoxicity of TiO2 nanomaterials
Wyrwoll AJ, Lautenschläger P, Bach A, Hellack B, Dybowska A, Kuhlbusch TA, Hollert H, Schäffer A, Maes HM9.

2016 | Environ Pollut. Vol. 208(Pt B), pp:859-67

Effect-Directed Analysis of Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor Agonists in Sediments from the Three Gorges Reservoir, China
Xiao H, Krauss M, Floehr T, Yan Y, Bahlmann A, Eichbaum K, Brinkmann M, Zhang X, Yuan X, Brack W, Hollert H

2016 | Environmental Science & Technology, Vol. 50(20), pp:11319-11328

The metabolite 3,4,3ʹ,4ʹ-tetrachloroazobenzene (TCAB) exerts a higher ecotoxicity than the parent compounds 3,4-dichloroaniline (3,4-DCA) and propanil
Xiao H, Kuckelkorn J, Nüßer LK, Floehr T, Hennig MP, Roß-Nickoll M, Schäffer A, Hollert H

2016 |  Science of the Total Environment Vol. 551-552, pp:304-316

Aggregate risk assessment of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from dust in an urban human settlement environment
Xu L, Shu X, Hollert H

2016 | Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 133, pp:378-388

Electrochemical oxidation of fluoroquinolone antibiotics: Mechanism, residual antibacterial activity and toxicity change
Zhu L, Santiago-Schubel B, Xiao H, Hollert H, Kueppers S

2016 | Water Res, Vol. 102, pp:52-62



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Höss S., Reiff N., Ottermanns R., Pagel-Wieder S., Dohrmann A.B., Tebbe C.C., Traunspurger W. (2015): "Risk assessment of the cultivation of a stacked Bt-maize variety (MON89034 x MON88017) for nematode communities." Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 91: 109-118. DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2015.08.022

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Family-portraits for daphnids: scanning living individuals and populations to measure body length
Agatz A, Hammers-Wirtz M, Gergs A, Mayer T, Preuss TG

2015 | Ecotoxicology, Vol. 24(6)

Future water quality monitoring — Adapting tools to deal with mixtures of pollutants in water resource management
Altenburger R, Ait-Aissa S, Antczak P, Backhaus T, Barceló D, Seiler TB, Brion F, Busch W, Chipman K, López de Alda M, de Aragão Umbuzeiro G, Escher BI, Falciani F, Faust M, Focks A, Hilscherova K, Hollender J, Hollert H, Jäger F, Jahnke A, Kortenkamp A, Krauss M, Lemkine GF, Munthe J, Neumann S, Schymanski EL, Scrimshaw M, Segner H, Slobodnik J, Smedes F

2015 | Science of The Total Environment; 512–513:540-551

The SOLUTIONS project: Challenges and responses for present and future emerging pollutants in land and water resources management
Brack W, Altenburger R, Schüürmann G, Krauss M, López Herráez D, van Gils J, Slobodnik J, Munthe J, Gawlik BM, van Wezel A, Schriks M, Hollender J, Tollefsen KE, Mekenyan O, Dimitrov S, Bunke D, Cousins I, Posthuma L, van den Brink PJ, López de Alda M, Barceló D, Faust M, Kortenkamp A, Scrimshaw M, Ignatova S, Engelen G, Massmann G, Lemkine G, Teodorovic I

2015 | Science of the Total Environment; 503:22-31

Time-dependent expression and activity of cytochrome P450 1s in early life-stages of the zebrafish (Danio rerio)
Bräunig J, Schiwy S, Broedel O, Müller Y, Frohme M, Hollert H, Keiter SH

2015 | Environ Sci Pollut Res Int, May 22nd

Towards science-based sediment quality standards for dioxin-like compounds – effects of field-collected sediments in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Brinkmann M, Eichbaum K, Reininghaus M, Koglin S, Kammann U, Baumann L, Segner H, Zennegg M, Buchinger S, Reifferscheid G, Hollert H

2015 | Aquatic Toxicology 166:50-62

A physiologically based toxicokinetic (PBTK) model for moderately hydrophobic organic chemicals in the European eel (Anguilla anguilla)
Brinkmann M, Freese M, Pohlmann JD, Kammann U, Preuss TG, Buchinger S, Reifferscheid G, Beiermeister A, Hanel R, Hollert H

2015 | Science of the Total Environment 536:279-287

Metabolism of 14C-labeled polychlorinated biphenyl congeners by wheat cell suspension cultures
Classen N, Lin X, Schmidt B

2015 | J. Environ. Sci Health B; 50:69-80

Early life exposure to PCB126 results in delayed mortality and growth impairment in the zebrafish larvae
Di Paolo C, Groh KJ, Zennegg M, Vermeirssen ELM, Murk AJ, Eggen RIL, Hollert H, Werner I, Schirmer K

2015 | Aquatic Toxicology 169, 168-178

The value of zebrafish as an integrative model in effect-directed analysis - a review
Di Paolo C, Seiler TB, Keiter S, Hu M, Muz M, Brack W, Hollert H

2015 | Environmental Sciences Europe 27:8

Identification and response to metals of metallothionein in two ancient fishes: white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) and lake sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens)
Doering JA, Beitel SC, Eisner BK, Heide T, Hollert H, Giesy JP, Hecker M, Wiseman SB

2015 | Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 171:41-49

Yangtze Three Gorges Reservoir, China: A holistic assessment of organic pollution, mutagenic effects of sediments and genotoxic impacts on fish
Floehr T, Scholz-Starke B, Xiao H, Koch J, Wu L, Hou J, Wolf A, Bergmann A, Bluhm K, Yuan X, Roß-Nickoll M, Schäffer A, Hollert H

2015 | Journal of Environmental Sciences, Vol. 38, pp:63–82

Laudation to PD Dr. Wolfgang Ahlf: towards integrated approaches in sediment toxicology and its transfer to sediment quality guidelines
Floeter C, Förstner U, Hammers‑Wirtz M, Heimbach F, Heise S, Hoess S, Hollert H, Noack U, Roß‑Nickoll M, Schäffer A,  Seiler TB

2015 | Environ Sci Eur 27:18

Anthropogenic Trace Compounds (ATCs) in aquatic habitats—Research needs on sources, fate, detection and toxicity to ensure timely elimination strategies and risk management
Gerbersdorf SU, Cimatoribus C, Class H, Engesser KH, Helbich S, Hollert H, Lange C, Kranert M, Metzger J, Nowak W

2015 |  Environment International 79:85-105

Body size-dependent toxicokinetics and toxicodynamics could explain intra- and interspecies variability in sensitivity
Gergs A, Kulkarni D, Preuss TG

2015 | Environmental Pollution, Vol. 206:449–455

Investigations on sediment toxicity of German rivers applying a standardized bioassay battery
Hafner C, Gartiser S, Garcia-Käufer M, Schiwy S, Hercher C, Meyer W, Achten C, Larsson M, Engwall M, Keiter S, Hollert H

2015 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research, May 8th:1-13

Fold-change threshold screening: a robust algorithm to unmask hidden gene expression patterns in noisy aggregated transcriptome data
Hausen J, Otte JC, Strähle U, Hammers-Wirtz M, Hollert H, Keiter SH, Ottermanns R

2015 | Environ Sci Pollut Res Int, July 17th

Mechanistic modelling of toxicokinetic processes within Myriophyllum spicatum
Heine, S; Schäffer, A; Goerlitz, G; Schmitt, W; Preuss, T

2015 | Chemosphere 120, 292-298

Danio rerio as a model in aquatic toxicology and sediment research
Hollert H, Keiter S

2015 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research, Sept. 15, pp 1-4

Linking mutagenic activity to micropollutant concentrations in wastewater samples by partial least square regression and subsequent identification of variables
Hug C, Sievers M, Ottermanns R, Hollert H, Brack W, Krauss M

2015 | Chemosphere 138:176-182

Metabolic transformation as a diagnostic tool for the selection of candidate promutagens in effect-directed analysis
Hug C, Krauss M, Nüsser L, Hollert H, Brack W

2015 | Environmental Pollution 196:114-124

First evidence for covalent linkage of acidic metabolites of metalaxyl and DDT as non-exractable pesticide residues in soil and sediment
Kalathoor R, Zeiner M, Schmidt B, Schäffer A, Schwarzbauer J

2015 | Environ. Chem. Letters 13, 431–437

Quantitative and enantioselective analyses of non-extractable residues of the fungicide metalaxyl in soil
Kalathoor R, Botterweck J, Schäffer A, Schmidt B, Schwarzbauer J

2015 | J. Soils Sediments, 15:659-670

Intact cell mass spectrometry as a rapid and specific tool for the differentiation of toxic effects in cell-based ecotoxicological
test systems
Kober SL, Meyer-Alert H, Grienitz D, Hollert H, Frohme M

2015 | Anal Bioanal Chem, August 9th, online

Is chemosensitisation by environmental pollutants ecotoxicologically relevant?
Kurth D, Brack W, Luckenbach T

2015 | Aquatic Toxicology, Vol. 167, pp:134-142

Substituting conventional materials and manufacturing for sustainable, near net shape grown components.
Löwer M, Beger AL, Feldhusen J, Wormit A, Prell J, Usadel B, Seiler TB, Kämpfer C, Hollert H, Moser F, Trautz M

2015 | Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Engineering Design (ICED 15) Vol 1: Design for Life, Milan, Italy, 27-30.07.15

Investigation of potential endocrine disrupting effects of mosquito larvicidal Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis (Bti) formulations
Maletz S, Wollenweber M, Kubiak K, Müller A, Schmitz S, Maier D, Hecker M, Hollert H

2015 | Science of The Total Environment 536:729-738

Morphological alterations in the liver of yellow perch (Perca flavescens) from a biological mercury hotspot
Müller AK, Brinkmann M, Baumann L, Stoffel MH, Segner H, Kidd KA, Hollert H

2015 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research, May 5 th:1-13

Nanomaterial environmental risk assessment
Palmqvist A, Baker L, Forbes VE, Gergs A, von der Kammer F, Luoma S, Lützhøft HCH, Salinas E, Sorensen M, Steevens J

2015 | Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management, Vol. 11(2):329–336

Bioaccumulation and molecular effects of sediment-bound metalsin zebrafish embryos
Redelstein R, Zielke H, Spira D, Feiler U, Erdinger L, Zimmer H, Wiseman S, Hecker M, Giesy JP, Seiler TB, Hollert H

2015 | Environ Sci Pollut Res, Sept. 10th, 1-15

Interactions of multiwalled carbon nanotubes with algal cells: Quantification of association, visualization of uptake, and measurement of alterations in the composition of cells
Rhiem, S; Riding, MJ; Baumgartner, W; Martin, FL; Semple, KT; Jones, KC; Schäffer, A; Maes, HM

2015 | Environmental Pollution, Volume 196:431-439

Degradation of sulfonamide antibiotics by Microbacterium sp strain BR1-elucidating the downstream pathway
Ricken B, Fellmann O, Kohler HPE, Schäffer A, Corvini PFX, Kolvenbach BA

2015 | New Biotechn. 32, 710-715

From humic substances to soil organic matter–microbial contributions. In honour of Konrad Haider and James P. Martin for their outstanding research contribution to soil science.
Schäffer A, Nannipieri P, Kästner M, Schmidt B, Botterweck J

2015 | Journal of Soils and Sediments 15, 1865-1881

Determination of the CYP1A-inducing potential of single substances, mixtures and extracts of samples in the micro-EROD assay with H4IIE cells.
Schiwy A, Brinkmann M, Thiem I, Guder G, Winkens K, Eichbaum K, Nüßer L, Thalmann B, Buchinger S, Reifferscheid G, Seiler TB, Thoms B, Hollert H

2015 | Nat Protoc 10 (11), pp 1728–1741

Three propositions for improved science communication from environmental research
Seiler TB, Klaschka U, Hollert H

2015 | Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 11:174-175

Population level effects of multiwalled carbon nanotubes in Daphnia magna exposed to pulses of triclocarban
Simon A, Preuss TG, Schäffer A, Hollert H, Maes HM

2015 | Ecotoxicology Vol. 24/6:1199-1212

Effects of metal exposure on motor neuron development, neuromasts and the escape response of zebrafish embryos
Sonnack L, Kampe S, Muth-Kohne E, Erdinger L, Henny N, Hollert H, Schafers C, Fenske M

2015 | Neurotoxicol Teratol 50:33-42

A toxicokinetic study of specifically acting and reactive organic chemicals for the prediction of internal effect concentrations in Scenedesmus vacuolatus
Vogs C, Kuehnert A, Hug C, Kuester E, Altenburger R

2015 | Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, Vol. 34(1), pp:100-111

The European technical report on aquatic effect-based monitoring tools under the water framework directive
Wernersson AS, Carere M, Maggi C, Tusil P, Soldan P, James A, Sanchez W, Dulio V, Broeg K, Reifferscheid G, Buchinger S, Maas H, Van Der Grinten E, O'Toole S, Ausili A, Manfra L, Marziali L, Polesello S, Lacchetti I, Mancini L, Lilja K, Linderoth M, Lundeberg T, Fjällborg B, Porsbring T, Larsson DGJ, Bengtsson-Palme J, Förlin L, Kienle C, Kunz P, Vermeirssen E, Werner I, Robinson CD, Lyons B, Katsiadaki I, Whalley C, den Haan K, Messiaen M, Clayton H, Lettieri T, Negrão Carvalho R, Gawlik BM, Hollert H, Di Paolo C, Brack W, Kammann U and Kase R

2015 | Environmental Sciences Europe 27:7

Metabolic fate of the 14C-labeled herbicide clodinafop-propargyl in a sediment-water system
Yuan Y, Weitzel P, Schäffer A, Schmidt B

2015 | J. Environ. Sci Health B 50:533-543

An efficient laboratory workflow for environmental risk assessment of organic chemicals
Zhu L, Santiago-Schübel B, Xiao H, Thiele B, Zhu Z, Qiu Y, Hollert H, Küppers S

2015 | Chemosphere 131:34-40


Impacts of different exposure scenarios on transcript abundances in Danio rerio embryos when investigating the toxicological burden of riverine sediments
Bluhm, K; Otte, JC; Yang, L; Zinsmeister, C; Legradi, J; Keiter, S; Kosmehl, T; Braunbeck, T; Strähle, U; Hollert, H

2014 | PLoS ONE 9(9)

A correlation between the fate and non-extractable residue formation of C-14-metalaxyl and enzymatic activities in soil
Botterweck, J; Classen, D; Zegarski, T; Gottfroh, C; Kalathoor, R; Schaeffer, A; Schwarzbauer, J; Schmidt, B

2014 | Journal of Environmental Science and Health Part B-Pesticides Food Contaminants and Agricultural Wastes 49(2): 69-78

Enhanced non-extractable residue formation of 14C-metalaxyl catalyzed by an immobilized laccase
Botterweck, J; Schmidt, B; Schwarzbauer, J; Kalathoor, R; Schäffer, A

2014 | Biology and Fertility of Soils 50(7): 1015-1024

The SOLUTIONS project: Challenges and responses for present and future emerging pollutants in land and water resources management
Brack, W; Altenburger, R; Schüürmann, G; Krauss, M; López Herráez, D; van Gils, J; Slobodnik, J; Munthe, J; Gawlik, BM; van Wezel, A; Schriks, M; Hollender, J; Tollefsen, KE; Mekenyan, O; Dimitrov, S; Bunke, D; Cousins, I; Posthuma, L; van den Brink, PJ; López de Alda, M; Barceló, D; Faust, M; Kortenkamp, A; Scrimshaw, M; Ignatova, S; Engelen, G; Massmann, G; Lemkine, G; Teodorovic, I; Walz, KH; Dulio, V; Jonker, MTO; Jäger, F; Chipman, K; Falciani, F; Liska, I; Rooke, D; Zhang, X; Hollert, H; Vrana, B; Hilscherova, K; Kramer, K; Neumann, S; Hammerbacher, R; Backhaus, T; Mack, J; Segner, H; Escher, B; de Aragão Umbuzeiro, G

2014 | Science of the Total Environment

Genotoxicity of Heterocyclic PAHs in the Micronucleus Assay with the Fish Liver Cell Line RTL-W1
Brinkmann, M; Blenkle, H; Salowsky, H; Bluhm, K; Schiwy, S; Tiehm, A; Hollert, H

2014 | PLoS ONE 9(1): e85692

Understanding receptor-mediated effects in rainbow trout: In vitro - In vivo extrapolation using physiologically based toxicokinetic models
Brinkmann, M; Eichbaum, K; Buchinger, S; Reifferscheid, G; Bui, T; Schäffer, A; Hollert, H; Preuss, TG

2014 | Environmental Science and Technology 48(6): 3303-3309

Physiologically-based toxicokinetic models help identifying the key factors affecting contaminant uptake during flood events
Brinkmann, M; Eichbaum, K; Kammann, U; Hudjetz, S; Cofalla, C; Buchinger, S; Reifferscheid, G; Schüttrumpf, H; Preuss, T; Hollert, H

2014 | Aquatic Toxicology 152: 38-46

Heterocyclic aromatic hydrocarbons show estrogenic activity upon metabolization in a recombinant transactivation assay
Brinkmann, M; Maletz, S; Krauss, M; Bluhm, K; Schiwy, S; Kuckelkorn, J; Tiehm, A; Brack, W; Hollert, H

2014 | Environmental Science and Technology 48(10): 5892-5901

Hydrotoxicology - A methodology to assess contaminated sediments in reservoirs
Cofalla, C; Hudjetz, S; Schaffrath, H; Lorke, S; Hollert, H; Schüttrumpf, H

2014 | WasserWirtschaft 104(1-2): 34-37

In vitro bioassays for detecting dioxin-like activity - Application potentials and limits of detection, a review
Eichbaum, K; Brinkmann, M; Buchinger, S; Reifferscheid, G; Hecker, M; Giesy, JP; Engwall, M; Van Bavel, B; Hollert, H

2014 | Science of the Total Environment 487(1): 37-48

Evaluations of combined zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryo and marine phytoplankton (Diacronema lutheri) toxicity of dissolved organic contaminants in the Ythan catchment, Scotland, UK
Emelogu, ES; Seiler, TB; Pollard, P; Robinson, CD; Webster, L; McKenzie, C; Heger, S; Hollert, H; Bresnan, E; Best, J; Moffat, CF

2014 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research: 1-10

Slow biotransformation of carbon based nanomaterials by horseradish peroxidase. Environmental Science and Technology 48, 4826-4834
Flores-Cervantes, D; Maes, H; Schäffer, A; Hollender, J; Kohler, H

2014 | Environmental Science and Technology 48: 4826-4834

Behavior of nanoscale titanium dioxide in laboratory wastewater treatment plants according to OECD 303 A
Gartiser, S; Flach, F; Nickel, C; Stintz, M; Damme, S; Schaeffer, A; Erdinger, L; Kuhlbusch, TAJ

2014 | Chemosphere 104, 197-204

Body size-mediated starvation resistance in an insect predator
Gergs, A; Jager, T

2014  | Journal of Animal Ecology: online first

Double Trouble at High Density: Cross-Level Test of Resource-Related Adaptive Plasticity and Crowding-Related Fitness
Gergs, A; Preuss, TG; Palmqvist, A

2014  | PLoS ONE 9(3): e91503

Industrial sludge containing pharmaceutical residues and explosives alters inherent toxic properties when co-digested with oat and post-treated in reed beds
Gustavsson, LK; Heger, S; Ejlertsson, J; Ribé, V; Hollert, H; Keiter, SH

2014 | Environmental Sciences Europe 26(1)

Effects of light and temperature fluctuations on the growth of Myriophyllum spicatum in toxicity tests--a model-based analysis
Heine, S; Schmitt, W; Gorlitz, G; Schaffer, A; Preuss, TG

2014 | Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 21(16): 9644-9654

Flood events - an underestimated danger
Hollert, H; Brinkmann, M; Hudjetz, S; Cofalla, C; Schüttrumpf, H

2014 | Biologie in Unserer Zeit 44(1): 44-51

Modeling Wood Encroachment in Abandoned Grasslands in the Eifel National Park – Model Description and Testing
Hudjetz, S; Lennartz, G; Krämer, K; Roß-Nickoll, M; Gergs, A; Preuss, TG

2014 | PLoS ONE 9(12): e113827

Identification of novel micropollutants in wastewater by a combination of suspect and nontarget screening
Hug C, Ulrich N, Schulze T, Brack W, Krauss M

2014 | Environmental Pollution, Vol. 184, pp:25-32

Metabolic fate of the 14C-labeled herbicide clodinafop-propargyl in soil
Jaquet J, Weitzel P, Junge T, Schmidt B

2014 | J. Environ.Sci. Health B ; 49:245-254

Ecological risk of nonylphenol in China surface waters based on reproductive fitness
Jin, X; Wang, Y; Jin, W; Rao, K; Giesy, JP; Hollert, H; Richardson, KL; Wang, Z

2014 | Environmental Science and Technology 48(2): 1256-1262

PAH metabolites, GST and EROD in European eel (Anguilla anguilla) as possible indicators for eel habitat quality in German rivers
Kammann, U; Brinkmann, M; Freese, M; Pohlmann, JD; Stoffels, S; Hollert, H; Hanel, R

2014 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research 21(4): 2519-2530

Classification and Modelling of Nonextractable Residue (NER) Formation of Xenobiotics in Soil – A Synthesis
Kästner, M; Nowak, KM; Miltner, A; Trapp, S; Schäffer, A

2014 | Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology 44(19): 2107-2171

Nanoscale zero-valent iron flakes for groundwater treatment
Koeber R, Hollert H, Hornbruch G, Jekel M, Kamptner A, Klaas N, Maes H, Mangold KM, Martac E, Matheis A, Paar H, Schäffer A, Schell H, Schiwy A, Schmidt KR, Strutz TJ, Thuemmler S, Tiehm A, Braun J

2014 | Environmental Earth Sciences, Vol. 72(1), pp:3339-3352

Evaluation of the ecotoxicity of sediments from Yangtze River estuary and contribution of priority PAHs to Ah receptor-mediated activities
Liu, L; Chen, L; Shao, Y; Zhang, L; Floehr, T; Xiao, H; Yan, Y; Eichbaum, K; Hollert, H; Wu, L

2014 | PLoS ONE 9(8)

Uptake, elimination and biotransformation of 17alpha-ethinylestradiol by the freshwater alga Desmodesmus subspicatus
Maes, H; Maletz, S; Ratte, H; Hollender, J; Schaeffer, A

2014 | Environ. Sci. Technol. 48, 12354-12361

Accumulation and distribution of multiwalled carbon nanotubes in zebrafish (Danio rerio)
Maes, H; Stibany, F; Giefers, S; Daniels, B; Deutschmann, B; Baumgartner, W; Schaeffer, A

2014 | Environ. Sci. Technol. 48, 12256-12264

Mutagenicity, dioxin-like activity and bioaccumulation of alkylated picene and chrysene derivatives in a German lignite
Meyer, W; Seiler, TB; Christ, A; Redelstein, R; Püttmann, W; Hollert, H; Achten, C

2014 | Science of the Total Environment 497: 634-641

Polar polycyclic aromatic compounds from different coal types show varying mutagenic potential, EROD induction and bioavailability depending on coal rank
Meyer, W; Seiler, TB; Schwarzbauer, J; Püttmann, W; Hollert, H; Achten, C

2014 | Science of the Total Environment 494: 320-328

Dynamic light-scattering measurement comparability of nanomaterial suspensions
Nickel, C; Angelstorf, J; Bienert, R; Burkart, C; Gabsch, S; Giebner, S; Haase, A; Hellack, B; Hollert, H; Hund-Rinke, K; Jungmann, D; Kaminski, H; Luch, A; Maes, HM; Nogowski, A; Oetken, M; Schaeffer, A; Schiwy, A; Schlich, K; Stintz, M; von der Kammer, F; Kuhlbusch, TAJ

2014 | Journal of Nanoparticle Research 16(2): 1-12

Der Einfluss von Nutzung und Klima auf Carabidenzönosen in der Agrarlandschaft der Jülicher Börde und der Nordeifel. Angewandte Carabidologie, 10: 73-85.
Oellers, J; Ernst, M; Ottermanns, R; Roß-Nickoll, M

2014  | Angewandte Carabidologie

Non-linear Analysis Indicates Chaotic Dynamics and Reduced Resilience in Model-based Daphnia Populations Exposed to Environmental Stress. PLoS ONE 9(5): e96270.
Ottermanns, R; Szonn, K; Preuß, TG; Roß-Nickoll, M

2014  | PLoS ONE 9(5): e96270

A novel contact assay for testing aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AhR)-mediated toxicity of chemicals and whole sediments in zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryos
Schiwy, S; Bräunig, J; Alert, H; Hollert, H; Keiter, SH

2014 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research

Evaluation of the hazard potentials of river suspended particulate matter and floodplain soils in the Rhine basin using chemical analysis and in vitro bioassay
Schulze T, Ulrich M, Maier D, Maier M, Terytze K, Braunbeck T, Hollert H

2014 | Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res 21:1-14

PAH toxicity at aqueous solubility in the fish embryo test with Danio rerio using passive dosing
Seiler, TB; Best, N; Fernqvist, MM; Hercht, H; Smith, KEC; Braunbeck, T; Mayer, P; Hollert, H

2014 | Chemosphere 112: 77-84

Effects of multiwalled carbon nanotubes and triclocarban on several eukaryotic cell lines: elucidating cytotoxicity, endocrine disruption, and reactive oxygen species generation
Simon, A; Maletz, SX; Hollert, H; Schaffer, A; Maes, HM

2014 | Nanoscale Res Lett 9(1): 396

A national pilot scheme for monitoring and assessment of ecological integrity of surface waters in China
Wang, Y; Teng, E; Liu, T; Lv, Y; Jin, X; Giesy, JP; Hollert, H

2014 | Environmental Development 10(1): 104-107

An oxygenated metabolite of benzo[a]pyrene increases hepatic β-oxidation of fatty acids in chick embryos
Westman, O; Larsson, M; Venizelos, N; Hollert, H; Engwall, M

2014 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research: 1-9

Recycling of Indium From CIGS Photovoltaic Cells: Potential of Combining Acid-Resistant Nanofiltration with Liquid−Liquid-Extraction
Zimmermann, YS; Niewersch, C; Lenz, M; Kül, ZZ; Corvini, PFX; Schäffer, A; Wintgens, T

2014 | Environ. Sci. Technol. 48, 13412-13418


Incorporation mode of a branched nonylphenol isomer in soil derived organo-clay complexes during a 180-d incubation
Riefer, P; Klausmeyer, T; Adams, A; Schmidt, B; Schaeffer, A; Schwarzbauer, J

2013 | Environm. Sci. Technol. 47, 7155-7162.

Remediation of lindane by Jatropha curcas L: Utilization of multipurpose species for rhizoremediation
Abhilash, PC; Singh, B; Srivastava, P; Schaeffer, A; Singh, N

2013 | Biomass & Bioenergy 51: 189-193

Feeding Inhibition Explains Effects of Imidacloprid on the Growth, Maturation, Reproduction, and Survival of Daphnia magna
Agatz, A; Cole, TA; Preuss, TG; Zimmer, E; Brown, CD

2013 |  Environmental Science & Technology 47(6): 2909-2917

EDA-EMERGE: an FP7 initial training network to equip the next generation of young scientists with the skills to address the complexity of environmental contamination with emerging pollutants
Brack, W; Govender, S; Schulze, T; Krauss, M; Hu, M; Muz, M; Hollender, J; Schirmer, K; Schollee, J; Hidasi, A; Slobodnik, J; Rabova, Z; Ait-Aissa, S; Sonavane, M; Carere, M; Lamoree, M; Leonards, P; Tufi, S; Ouyang, X; Schriks, M; Thomas, K; de Almeida, A; Froment, J; Hammers-Wirtz, M; Ahel, M; Koprivica, S; Hollert, H; Seiler, T-B; Paolo, C; Tindall, A; Spirhanzlova, P

2013 | Environmental Sciences Europe 25(1): 1-7

How flood events affect rainbow trout: Evidence of a biomarker cascade in rainbow trout after exposure to PAH contaminated sediment suspensions
Brinkmann, M; Hudjetz, S; Kammann, U; Hennig, M; Kuckelkorn, J; Chinoraks, M; Cofalla, C; Wiseman, S; Giesy, JP; Schäffer, A; Hecker, M; Wölz, J; Schüttrumpf, H; Hollert, H

2013 |  Aquatic Toxicology 128-129: 13-24

Radial growth response of Pinus densiflora and Quercus spp. to topographic and climatic factors in South Korea
Byun, JG; Lee, WK; Kim, M; Kwak, DA; Kwak, H; Park, T; Byun, WH; Son, Y; Choi, JK; Lee, YJ

2013 | Journal of Plant Ecology 6(5): 380-392

The dioRAMA project: assessment of dioxin-like activity in sediments and fish (Rutilus rutilus) in support of the ecotoxicological characterization of sediments
Eichbaum, K; Brinkmann, M; Buchinger, S; Hecker, M; Engwall, M; van Bavel, B; Reifferscheid, G; Hollert, H

2013 | Journal of Soils and Sediments: 1-5

Investigating the significance of dissolved organic contaminants in aquatic environments: Coupling passive sampling with in vitro bioassays
Emelogu, ES; Pollard, P; Robinson, CD; Smedes, F; Webster, L; Oliver, IW; McKenzie, C; Seiler, TB; Hollert, H; Moffat, CF

2013 | Chemosphere 90(2): 210-219


Sediment contact tests as a tool for the assessment of sediment quality in German waters
Feiler U, Höss S, Ahlf W, Gilberg D, Hammers-Wirtz M, Hollert H, Meller M, Neumann-Hensel H, Ottermanns R, Seiler T-B, Spira D, Heininger P

2013 | Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 32(1): 144-155

Dilution of pollution? Processes affecting the water quality in the river-style Three Gorges Reservoir
Holbach, A; Floehr, T; Kranzioch, I; Wolf, A

2013  | Environmental Science and Pollution Research 20(10): 7140-7141

Solution by dilution? A review on the pollution status of the Yangtze River
Floehr, T; Xiao, H; Scholz-Starke, B; Wu, L; Hou, J; Yin, D;, Zhang, X; Ji, R; Yuan, X; Ottermanns, R; Roß-Nickoll, M; Schäffer, A; Hollert, H

2013 |Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 20: 6934-6971

A fish-passable barrier to stop the invasion of non-indigenous crayfish
Frings, RM; Vaeßen, SCK; Groß, H; Roger, S; Schüttrumpf, H; Hollert, H

2013 | Biological Conservation 159: 521-529

Der Fischeitest : Untersuchungen zur Wirkung von Chemikalien auf Embryonen des Zebrabärblings
Fürkötter, J; Dahmen, R; Zielke, H; Hollert, H; Bohrmann, J

2013 | Praxis der Naturwissenschaften - Biologie in der Schule 62(3): 7-14

Coupling different mechanistic effect models for capturing individual-and population-level effects of chemicals: Lessons from a case where standard risk assessment failed
Gabsi, F; Hammers-Wirtz, M; Grimm, V; Schäffer, A; Preuss, TG

2013 | Ecological Modelling

Chemical and natural stressors combined: from cryptic effects to population extinction
Gergs, A; Zenker, A; Grimm, V; Preuss, TG

2013 | Sci. Rep. 3

Microbial degradation of the pharmaceutical ibuprofen and the herbicide 2,4-D in water and soil - Use and limits of data obtained from aqueous systems for predicting their fate in soil
Girardi, C; Nowak, KM; Carranza-Diaz, O; Lewkow, B; Miltner, A; Gehre, M; Schaffer, A; Kastner, M
2013 | Science of the Total Environment 444: 32-42

Hydrolysed wool: a novel soil amendment for zinc and iron biofortification of wheat
Gogos, A; Evangelou, MWH; Schaeffer, A; Schulin, R

2013 | New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research 56(2): 130-141

Tox-Box: Securing drops of life - An enhanced health-related approach for risk assessment of drinking water in Germany Risk Management of Emerging Compounds and Pathogens in the Water Cycle (RiSKWa)
Grummt, T; Kuckelkorn, J; Bahlmann, A; Baumstark-Khan, C; Brack, W; Braunbeck, T; Feles, S; Gartiser, S; Glatt, H; Heinze, R; Hellweg, CE; Hollert, H; Junek, R; Knauer, M; Kneib-Kissinger, B; Kramer, M; Krauss, M; Küster, E; Maletz, S; Meinl, W; Noman, A; Prantl, EM; Rabbow, E; Redelstein, R; Rettberg, P; Schadenboeck, W; Schmidt, C; Schulze, T; Seiler, TB; Spitta, L; Stengel, D; Waldmann, P; Eckhardt, A

2013 | Environmental Sciences Europe 25(1)

Ökotoxikologie: eine interdisziplinäre Wissenschaft
Hollert, H; Seiler, T-B; Bohrmann, J; Müller, O

2013 | Praxis der Naturwissenschaften - Biologie in der Schule. 62(3): 4-6

Processes and environmental quality in the Yangtze River system
Hollert, H

2013 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research 20(10): 6904-6906

An attempt to assess the relevance of flood events-biomarker response of rainbow trout exposed to resuspended natural sediments in an annular flume
Hudjetz, S; Herrmann, H; Cofalla, C; Brinkmann, M; Kammann, U; Schäffer, A; Schüttrumpf, H; Hollert, H

2013 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research: 1-14

A list of fish species that are potentially exposed to pesticides in edge-of-field water bodies in the European Union—a first step towards identifying vulnerable representatives for risk assessment
Ibrahim, L; Preuss, T; Ratte, H; Hommen, U


A contribution to the identification of representative vulnerable fish species for pesticide risk assessment in Europe—A comparison of population resilience using matrix models
Ibrahim, L; Preuss, TG; Schaeffer, A; Hommen, U

2013 | Ecological Modelling

Investigation of the contaminant sorption of treated Romanian soils using "batch" and biological toxicity assays
Ion, AC; Bley, S; Ion, I; Culetu, A; Zahov, S; Hollert, H; Seiler, TB

2013 | Catena 101: 205-211

Ecological Risk of Nonylphenol in China Surface Waters Based on Reproductive Fitness
Jin, X; Wang, Y; Jin, W; Rao, K; Giesy, JP; Hollert, H; Richardson, KL; Wang, Z

2013  | Environmental Science & Technology 48(2): 1256-1262

Fuzzy logic and adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system for characterization of contaminant exposure through selected biomarkers in African catfish
Karami, A; Keiter, S; Hollert, H; Courtenay, SC

2013 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research 20(3): 1586-1595

Obituary Otto Hutzinger
McLachlan, M; Schramm, KW; Lenoir, D; Voigt, K; Hollert, H

2013  Environmental Sciences Europe 25(1)


Incorporation Mechanisms of a Branched Nonylphenol Isomer in Soil-Derived Organo-Clay Complexes during a 180-Day Experiment
Riefer, P; Klausmeyer, T; Adams, A; Schmidt, B; Schaeffer, A; Schwarzbauer, J

2013 | Environmental Science & Technology 47(13): 7155-7162

Elevated temperature prolongs long-term effects of a pesticide on Daphnia spp. due to altered competition in zooplankton communities
Knillmann, S; Stampfli, NC; Noskov, YA; Beketov, MA; Liess, M

2013  | Global Change Biology 19(5): 1598-1609

A plea for the use of copepods in freshwater ecotoxicology.
Kulkarni D,  Gergs A, Hommen U, Ratte HT & Preuss TG

2013 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 20(1): 75-85

Life-stage-dependent sensitivity of the cyclopoid copepod Mesocyclops leuckarti to triphenyltin
Kulkarni, D; Daniels, B; Preuss, TG

2013 | Chemosphere, online first

Influences of perfluorooctanoic acid on the aggregation of multi-walled carbon nanotubes
Li, CL; Schaffer, A; Vereecken, H; Heggen, M; Ji, R; Klumpp, E
2013 | Journal of Environmental Sciences-China 25(3): 466-472

In vitro characterization of the effectiveness of enhanced sewage treatment processes to eliminate endocrine activity of hospital effluents
Maletz, S; Floehr, T; Beier, S; Klümper, C; Brouwer, A; Behnisch, P; Higley, E; Giesy, JP; Hecker, M; Gebhardt, W; Linnemann, V; Pinnekamp, J; Hollert, H

2013  | Water Research 47(4): 1545-1557

Extrapolating ecotoxicological effects from individuals to populations: a generic approach based on Dynamic Energy Budget theory and individual-based modeling
Martin, B; Jager, T; Nisbet, R; Preuss, T; Hammers-Wirtz, M; Grimm, V

2013 | Ecotoxicology 22(3): 574-583

Predicting Population Dynamics from the Properties of Individuals: A Cross-Level Test of Dynamic Energy Budget Theory
Martin, BT; Jager, T; Nisbet, RM; Preuss, TG; Grimm, V

2013 | The American Naturalist 181(4): 506-519

Quantifying the release of polymer additives from single-use materials by respiration activity monitoring
Meier, K; Herweg, E; Schmidt, B; Klement, T; Regestein, L; Büchs, J

2013 | Polymer Testing 32(6): 1064-1071

Limited waterborne acute toxicity of native polycyclic aromatic compounds from coals of different types compared to their total hazard potential
Meyer, W; Seiler, TB; Reininghaus, M; Schwarzbauer, J; Püttmann, W; Hollert, H; Achten, C

2013 | Environmental Science and Technology 47(20): 11766-11775

Ökotoxikologische Testung von Pflanzenschutzmitteln
Nakunst, D; Bohrmann, J; Hollert, H

2013 | Praxis der Naturwissenschaften - Biologie in der Schule. 62(3): 22-27

Contribution of microorganisms to non-extractable residue formation during biodegradation of ibuprofen in soil
Nowak Karolina, GC, Miltner Anja, Gehre Matthias, Schäffer Andreas, Kästner Matthias

2013 | Science of the Total Environment 445–446: 377–384

Contribution of Priority PAHs and POPs to Ah Receptor-Mediated Activities in Sediment Samples from the River Elbe Estuary, Germany
Otte, JC; Keiter, S; Faßbender, C; Higley, EB; Rocha, PS; Brinkmann, M; Wahrendorf, DS; Manz, W; Wetzel, MA; Braunbeck, T; Giesy, JP; Hecker, M; Hollert, H

2013 | PLoS ONE 8(10)

High-sensitivity real-time analysis of nanoparticle toxicity in green fluorescent protein-expressing zebrafish
Pan, Y; Leifert, A; Graf, M; Schiefer, F; Thoröe-Boveleth, S; Broda, J; Halloran, MC; Hollert, H; Laaf, D; Simon, U; Jahnen-Dechent, W

2013 | Small 9(6): 863-869

N-Cyano Sulfoximines: COX Inhibition, Anticancer Activity, Cellular Toxicity, and Mutagenicity
Park, SJ; Baars, H; Mersmann, S; Buschmann, H; Baron, JM; Amann, PM; Czaja, K; Hollert, H; Bluhm, K; Redelstein, R; Bolm, C

2013 | ChemMedChem 8(2): 217-220

In vitro cytotoxic and teratogenic potential of sediment extracts from skadar lake using fish cell line RTL-W1 and Danio rerio embryos
Perovic, A; Perovic, S; Seiler, TB; Hollert, H

2013 | Archives of Biological Sciences 65(4): 1539-1546

Assessment of the mutagenic potential of Skadar Lake sediments using the salmonella microsomal assay
Perović, S; Perović, A; Erdinger, L; Hollert, H

2013 | Archives of Biological Sciences 65(3): 1189-1194

Validation of the yeast estrogen and yeast androgen screens for endocrine active substances: Inter-laboratory ring trial
Ramirez, T; Woitkowiak, C; Hüner, H-A; Schönlau, C; Hollert, H; Broschk, S; Zierau, O; Vollmer, G; Jäger, M; Poth, A; Higley, E; Hecker, M; van Ravenzwaay, B; Landsiedel, R

2013  Toxicology Letters 221, Supplement(0): S217

Soil organisms as an essential element of a monitoring plan to identify the effects of GMO cultivation. Requirements – Methodology – Standardisation.
Ruf A, Beylich A, Blick T, Büchs W, Glante F, Höss S, Roß-Nickoll M, Rueß L, Russell DJ, Römbke J, Seitz H, Theißen B, Toschki A, Weimann C, Züghart W
2013 | BioRisk 8: 73–87.

Studying the effects of genistein on gene expression of fish embryos as an alternative testing approach for endocrine disruption
Schiller, V; Wichmann, A; Kriehuber, R; Muth-Köhne, E; Giesy, JP; Hecker, M; Fenske, M

2013  Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part C: Toxicology & Pharmacology 157(1): 41-53

The response of soil organism communities to the application of the insecticide lindane in terrestrial model ecosystems
Scholz-Starke, B; Beylich, A; Moser, T; Nikolakis, A; Rumpler, N; Schaffer, A; Theissen, B; Toschki, A; Ross-Nickoll, M

2013 | Ecotoxicology 22(2): 339-362

An integrated approach to model the biomagnification of organic pollutants in aquatic food webs of the Yangtze Three Gorges Reservoir ecosystem using adapted pollution scenarios.
Scholz-Starke B & Ottermanns R, Rings U, Floehr T, Hollert H, Hou J, Li B, Wu LL, Yuan X, Strauch K, Wei H, Norra S, Holbach A, Westrich B, Schäffer A, Roß-Nickoll M

2013 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research, online first

Two stressors and a community–Effects of hydrological disturbance and a toxicant on freshwater zooplankton
Stampfli, NC; Knillmann, S; Liess, M; Noskov, YA; Schäfer, RB; Beketov, MA

2013 | Aquatic Toxicology 127: 9-20

Lost in translation? Ways for environmental sciences to communicate about risk and research
Seiler, TB; Engwall, M; Hollert, H

2013 | Environmental Sciences Europe 25(1)

Bewertung des Umweltverhaltens von Stoffen unter REACH
Stenz, G; Bohrmann, J; Hollert, H

2013 | Praxis der Naturwissenschaften - Biologie in der Schule. 62(3): 15-21

Development of a fish-passable crayfish barrier
Vaeßen, SCK; Herrmann, D; Beinlich, B; Frings, RM; Groß, H; Hollert, H; Rathke, K; Schüttrumpf, H

2013 | Entwicklung einer fischpassierbaren Krebssperre 15(6): 35-40

Sensitivity of early life stages of white sturgeon, rainbow trout, and fathead minnow to copper
Vardy, DW; Oellers, J; Doering, JA; Hollert, H; Giesy, JP; Hecker, M

2013 | Ecotoxicology 22(1): 139-147

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) reduce hepatic β-oxidation of fatty acids in chick embryos
Westman, O; Nordén, M; Larsson, M; Johansson, J; Venizelos, N; Hollert, H; Engwall, M

2013 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research 20(3): 1881-1888

Thin-Film Photovoltaic Cells: Long-Term Metal(loid) Leaching at Their End-of-Life

Zimmermann, Y-S; Schaeffer, A; Corvini, PFX; Lenz, M

2013  | Environmental Science & Technology 47(22): 13151-13159


Floodsearch: Hochwasser im Labormaßstab ; Ökotoxikologie und Wasserbau arbeiten Hand in Hand bei der Hochwasserfolgenbewertung
Brinkmann, M; Hudjetz, S; Herrmann, H; Cofalla, C; Kammann, U; Hecker, M; Schüttrumpf, H; Schäffer, A; Hollert, H

2012 | Mitteilungen der Fachgruppe Umweltchemie und Ökotoxikologie 18(4): 88-91

Promoting effects on reproduction increase population vulnerability of Daphnia magna
Agatz A, Hammers-Wirtz M, Gabsi F, Ratte HT, Preuss TG

2012 | Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 31 (7):1604-1610

Gene-TEQ - a standardized comparative assessment of effects in the comet assay using genotoxicity equivalents.
Fassbender C, Braunbeck T, Keiter SH

2012 | Journal of Environmental Monitoring 14, 1325-1334

The Yangtze-Hydro Project: a Chinese-German environmental program.
Bergmann A, Bi Y, Chen L, Floehr T, Henkelmann B, Holbach A, Hollert H, Hu W, Kranzioch I, Klumpp E, Küppers S, Norra S, Ottermanns R, Pfister G, Roß-Nickoll M, Schäffer A, Schleicher N, Schmidt B, Scholz-Starke B, Schramm KW, Subklew G, Tiehm A, Temoka C, Wang J, Westrich B, Wilken RD, Wolf A, Xiang X, Yuan Y

2012 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research 2011:1-4. online first

Toxicological and ecotoxicological potencies of biofuels used for the transport sector-a literature review
Bluhm, K; Heger, S; Seiler, T-B; Hallare, AV; Schaeffer, A; Hollert, H

2012 | Energy & Environmental Science 5(6): 7381-7392

A combined hydraulic and toxicological approach to assess re-suspended sediments during simulated flood events—part II: an interdisciplinary experimental methodology.
Cofalla C, Hudjetz S, Roger S, Brinkmann M, Frings R, Wölz J, Schmidt B, Schäffer A, Kammann U, Hecker M, Hollert H, Schüttrumpf H

2012 | Journal of Soils and Sediments 12, 429-442

Investigating the significance of dissolved organic contaminants in aquatic environments: Coupling passive sampling with in vitro bioassays
Emelogu, ES; Pollard, P; Robinson, CD; Smedes, F; Webster, L; Oliver, IW; McKenzie, C; Seiler, TB; Hollert, H; Moffat, CF

2012 | Chemosphere

Multi-catalysis reactions: new prospects and challenges of biotechnology to valorize lignin
Gasser, CA; Hommes, G; Schaeffer, A; Corvini, PFX

2012  | Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 95(5): 1115-1134

Developmental toxicity and endocrine disrupting potency of 4-azapyrene, benzo[b]fluorene and retene in the zebrafish Danio rerio.
Hawliczek A, Nota B, Cenijn P, Kamstra J, Pieterse B, Winter R, Winkens K, Hollert H, Segner H, Legler J

2012 | Reproductive Toxicology. Online first

Biotests for hazard assessment of biofuel fermentation
Heger, S; Bluhm, K; Agler, MT; Maletz, S; Schaffer, A; Seiler, T-B; Angenent, LT; Hollert, H

2012  | Energy & Environmental Science

Endocrine disrupting, mutagenic, and teratogenic effects of upper Danube River sediments using effect-directed analysis
Higley, E; Grund, S; Jones, PD; Schulze, T; Seiler, TB; Varel, ULV; Brack, W; Wölz, J; Zielke, H; Giesy, JP; Hollert, H; Hecker, M

2012 | Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 31(5): 1053-1062

Structure and sensitivity analysis of individual-based predator–prey models
Imron, MA; Gergs, A; Berger, U
2012 | Reliability Engineering & System Safety 107: 71-81

Fate of the veterinary antibiotic C-14-difloxacin in soil including simultaneous amendment of pig manure with the focus on non-extractable residues
Junge, T; Classen, N; Schaffer, A; Schmidt, B

2012 | Journal of Environmental Science and Health Part B-Pesticides Food Contaminants and Agricultural Wastes 47(9): 858-868

Ecotoxicological effect characterisation of widely used organic UV filters.
Kaiser D, Sieratowicz A, Zielke H, Oetken M, Hollert H, Oehlmann J

2012 | Environmental Pollution 163, 84-90

Fuzzy logic and adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system for characterization of contaminant exposure through selected biomarkers in African catfish
Karami, A; Keiter, S; Hollert, H; Courtenay, SC

2012 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research: 1-10

Interspecific competition delays recovery of Daphnia spp. populations from pesticide stress
Knillmann, S; Stampfli, N; Noskov, Y; Beketov, M; Liess, M

2012 | Ecotoxicology 21(4): 1039-1049

Intraspecific competition increases toxicant effects in outdoor pond microcosms
Knillmann, S; Stampfli, N; Beketov, M; Liess, M

2012 | Ecotoxicology 21(7): 1857-1866

An unexpected gene cluster for downstream degradation of alkylphenols in Sphingomonas sp strain TTNP3
Kolvenbach, BA; Dobrowinski, H; Fousek, J; Vlcek, C; Schaffer, A; Gabriel, FLP; Kohler, HPE; Corvini, PFX

2012 | Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 93(3): 1315-1324

A combined DNA-microarray and mechanism-specific toxicity approach with zebrafish embryos to investigate the pollution of river sediments.
Kosmehl T1, Otte JC1, Yang L, Legradi J, Bluhm K, Zinsmeister C, Keiter SH, Reifferscheid G, Manz W, Braunbeck T, Strähle U, Hollert H

2012 | Reproductive Toxicology 33, 245-253

Coevolution of organic substances and soils: links between soil forming processes and the stabilisation of organic substances
Lang, F; Schaumann, GE; Thiele-Bruhn, S; Schaeffer, A; Frund, H-C; Schwarzbauer, J

2012 | Journal of Soils and Sediments 12(8): 1209-1210

Birnessite-Induced Binding of Phenolic Monomers to Soil Humic Substances and Nature of the Bound Residues
Li, C; Zhang, B; Ertunc, T; Schaeffer, A; Ji, R

2012 | Environmental Science & Technology 46(16): 8843-8850

Sorption of a branched nonylphenol and perfluorooctanoic acid on Yangtze River sediments and their model components
Li, CL; Ji, R; Schaffer, A; Sequaris, JM; Amelung, W; Vereecken, H; Klumpp, E
2012 | Journal of Environmental Monitoring 14(10): 2653-2658

Surface-associated metal catalyst enhances the sorption of perfluorooctanoic acid to multi-walled carbon nanotubes
Li, CL; Schaffer, A; Sequaris, JM; Laszlo, K; Toth, A; Tombacz, E; Vereecken, H; Ji, R; Klumpp, E

2012 | Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 377: 342-346

The classification of motor neuron defects in the zebrafish embryo toxicity test (ZFET) as an animal alternative approach to assess developmental neurotoxicity
Muth-Köhne, E; Wichmann, A; Delov, V; Fenske, M
2012 | Neurotoxicology and Teratology 34(4): 413-424

Quantitative assessment of the embryotoxic potential of NSO-heterocyclic compounds using zebrafish (Danio rerio).
Sabrina Peddinghaus, Markus Brinkmann, Kerstin Bluhm, Anne Sagner, Gunnar Hinger, Thomas Braunbeck, Adolf Eisenträger, Andreas Tiehm, Henner Hollert & Steffen H. Keiter

2012 | Reproductive Toxicology 33, 224-232

Assessment of the genotoxic potential of lake skadar sediments using ames test and comet assay on the fish cell line RTL-W1
Perovic, A; Perovic, S; Erdinger, L; Hollert, H

2012 | Archives of Biological Sciences 64(1): 249-256

International round-robin study on the Ames fluctuation test.
Reifferscheid G, Maes HM, Allner B, Badurova J, Belkin S, Bluhm K, Brauer F, Bressling J, Domeneghetti S, Elad T, Flückiger-Isler S, Grummt HJ, Gürtler R, Hecht A, Heringa MB, Hollert H, Huber S, Kramer M, Magdeburg A, Ratte HT, Sauerborn-Klobucar R, Sokolowski A, Soldan P, Smital T, Stalter D, Venier P, Ziemann C, Zipperle J, Buchinger S

2012 | Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis 53, 185-197

The response of soil organism communities to the application of the insecticide lindane in terrestrial model ecosystems
Scholz-Starke Björn, BA, Moser Thomas, Nikolakis Alexander, Rumpler Nadine, Schäffer Andreas, Theißen Bernhard, Toschki Andreas, Roß-Nickoll Martina
2012 | Ecotoxicology 22: 339-362

Comparison of different exhaustive and biomimetic extraction techniques for chemical and biological analysis of polycyclic aromatic compounds in river sediments

Schulze, T; Seiler, TB; Streck, G; Braunbeck, T; Hollert, H

2012 | Journal of Soils and Sediments: 1-16

Zebrafish embryos as an alternative to animal experiments - A commentary on the definition of the onset of protected life stages in animal welfare regulations
Strähle U, Scholz S, Geisler R, Greiner P, Hollert H, Rastegar S, Schumacher A, Selderslaghs I,Weiss C,Witters H, Braunbeck T

2012 | Reproductive Toxicology, online first doi:10.1016/j.reprotox.2011.06.121

Combination of a higher-tier flow-through system and population modeling to assess the effects of time-variable exposure of isoproturon on the green algae Desmodesmus subspicatus and Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata.
Weber D., Schaefer D., Dorgerloh M., Bruns E., Goerlitz G., Hammel K., Preuss T.G. & Ratte H.T.

2012 | Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry

Reduced beta-oxidation in avian following exposure of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
Westman, O; Norden, M; Larsson, M; Venizelos, N; Hollert, H; Engwall, M

2012 | Toxicology Letters 211: S86-S87

Toxicity and endocrine effects of DDT and its metabolites DDA, DDMU, DDMS and DDCN.
Wetterauer B., Ricking M, Otte, JC, Hallare A., Rastall A, Erdinger L, Schwarzbauer J, Braunbeck T, Hollert, H

2012 | Environ Science Poll Res, 19:403–415 DOI: 10.1007/s11356-011-0570-9

Organic photovoltaics: Potential fate and effects in the environment
Zimmermann Yannick Serge, SA, Hugi C, Fent Karl, Corvini Pillipe., Lenz Markus

2012 | Environment International 49: 128-140


Toxicokinetic-toxicodynamic modeling of quantal and graded sublethal endpoints: A brief discussion of concepts
Ashauer R, Agatz A, Albert C, Ducrot V, Galic N, Hendriks J, Jager T, Kretschmann A, O'Connor I, Rubach MN, Nyman A-M, Schmitt W, Stadnicka J, van den Brink PJ, Preuss TG

2011 | Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 30(11):2519-2524

The Yangtze-Hydro Project: a Chinese-German environmental program
Bergmann A, Bi Y, Chen L, Floehr T, Henkelmann B, Holbach A, Hollert H, Hu W, Kranzioch I, Klumpp E, Küppers S, Norra S, Ottermanns R, Pfister G, Roß-Nickoll M, Schäffer A, Schleicher N, Schmidt B, Scholz-Starke B, Schramm KW, Subklew G, Tiehm A, Temoka C, Wang J, Westrich B, Wilken RD, Wolf A, Xiang X, Yuan Y

2011 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research1-4

Laudation to Prof. Dr. Hans-Toni Ratte--towards conceptual, theory-based ecological science and its transfer to the applied field of ecotoxicology.
Brock T, Giesy J, Heimbach F, Hollert H, RoSZ-Nickoll M, Schaffer A, Steinhauser K

2011 | Environmental Sciences Europe 23:34

Chlorinated isomers of nonylphenol differ in estrogenic and androgenic activity.
Cormio PG, Christmann M, Rastall A, Grund S, Hollert H, Schuphan I, Schmidt B

2011 | Journal of Environmental Science and Health - Part A Toxic/Hazardous Substances and Environmental Engineering 46, 329-336

ECOSM-a new joint project for assessing environmental risks of poorly soluble compounds used in cosmetics-project presentation.
Damme S, Ratte H-T, Hollert H, Coors A, Knacker T, Rettinger K, Schulte C, Schaffer A

2011 | Environmental Sciences Europe, 23:30

Anthropogenic pollutants affect ecosystem services of freshwater sediments: the need for a "triad plus x" approach.
Gerbersdorf SU, Hollert H, Brinkmann M, Wieprecht S, Schüttrumpf H, Manz W

2011 | Journal of Soils and Sediments, 1-15. DOI: 10.1007/s11368-011-0373-0

Identification of realistic worst case aquatic macroinvertebrate species for prospective risk assessment using the trait concept.
Gergs A, Classen S, Hommen U, Preuss TG

2011 | Env. Sci. Poll. Res. 18, 1316-1323

Biodegradation of ciprofloxacin in water and soil and its effects on the microbial communities.
Girardi C, Greve J, Lamshoft M, Fetzer I, Miltner A; Schaffer A; Kastner M

2011 | J. Hazard. Mater. 198, 22-30.

The endocrine disrupting potential of sediments from the Upper Danube River (Germany) as revealed by in vitro bioassays and chemical analysis.
Grund S, Higley E, Schönenberger R, Suter MJ, Giesy JP, Braunbeck T, Hecker M, Hollert H

2011 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research 18, 446-460

The versatile, changing, and advancing roles of fish in sediment toxicity assessment-a review.
Hallare AV, Seiler TB, Hollert H

2011 | Journal of Soils and Sediments 11, 141-173

The OECD validation program of the H295R steroidogenesis assay: Phase 3. Final inter-laboratory validation study.
Hecker M, Hollert H, Cooper R, Vinggaard AM, Akahori Y, Murphy M, Nellemann C, Higley E, Newsted J, Laskey J, Buckalew A, Grund S, Maletz S, Giesy J, Timm G

2011 |Environmental Science and Pollution Research 18, 503-515

Endocrine disruptor screening:regulatory perspectives and needs.
Hecker, M. and Hollert H.

2011 | Environmental Sciences Europe, 23:15.

Sediment toxicity in a connected oxbow lake of the Upper Rhine (Germany): EROD induction in fish cells.
Heimann W, Sylvester M, Seiler TB, Hollert H, Schulz R

2011 | Journal of Soils and Sediments 2011, 11:1279-1291.

Fördersituation ökotoxikologischer und umweltchemischer Forschung in Deutschland – Ergebnisse einer Online-Befragung.
Henner Hollert, Juliane Filser, Roger Häußling, Michaela Hein, Michael Matthies, Jörg Oehlmann, Hans-Toni Ratte, Martina Roß-Nickoll, Andreas Schäffer, Martin Scheringer and Andreas Schäfer

2011 | Environmental Sciences Europe 2011, 23:24, (in German)

Some heterocyclic aromatic compounds are Ah receptor agonists in the DR-CALUX assay and the EROD assay with RTL-W1 cells.
Hinger G, Brinkmann M, Bluhm K, Sagner A, Takner H, Eisenträger A, Braunbeck T, Engwall M, Tiehm A, Hollert H

2011 | Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 18:1297-1304.: DOI 10.1007/s11356-011-0483-7

InBioVeritas - Valuating nature in the southern Mata Atlântica of Brazil.
Höfer H., Bihn J., Borges C., de Britez R.M., Brandl R., Fabry R., Jetzkowitz J., Kahle H.-P., Marques R., Ottermanns R., Paulsch D., Römbke J., Roß-Nickoll M., Verhaagh M.

2011 | Procedia Environmental Sciences, 9: 64-71.

Evaluating leaf litter beetle data sampled by Winkler extraction from Atlantic forest sites in southern Brazil.
Hopp PW, Caron E, Ottermanns R, Roß-Nickoll M

2011 | Revista Brasileira de Entomologia, 55(2): 253-266.

Estrogen receptor mediated activity in bankside groundwater, with flood suspended particulate matter and floodplain soil – An approach combining tracer substance, bioassay and target analysis
J. Wölz, K. Grosshans, M. Fleig, G. Streck, T. Schulze, A. Rastall, L. Erdinger, W. Brack, D. Kühlers, T. Braunbeck, H. Hollert

2011 | Chemosphere, online first: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2011.05.060

Still present after all these years: persistence plus potential toxicity raise questions about the use of atrazine.
Jablonowski ND, Schäffer A, Burauel P

2011 | Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 18, 328-331.

General Unified Threshold Model of Survival - a Toxicokinetic-Toxicodynamic Framework for Ecotoxicology.
Jager T, Albert C, Preuss TG, Ashauer R

2011 | Environ Sci Technol 45, 2529-2540

Characterization of non-extractable 14C- and 13C-sulfadiazine residues in soil including simultaneous amendment of pig manure.
Junge T, Meyer KC, Ciecielski K, Adams A, Schäffer A, Schmidt B

2011 |  J. Environ. Sci. Health B 46, 137-149.

Toxicokinetic Model Describing Bioconcentration and Biotransformation of Diazinon in Daphnia magna.
Kretschmann A, Ashauer R, Preuss TG, Spaak P, Escher BI, Hollender J

2011 | Environmental Science & Technology 45, 4995-5002

Wie wirken Neurotoxine?
Kreutzberg K, Dahmen R, Schmidt B, Bohrmann J

2011 | Unterricht Biologie, 362: 36-41

Effect of structural composition of humic acids on the sorption of a branched nonylphenol isomer
Li C, Berns AE, Schäffer A, Sequaris JM, Klumpp E

2011 | Chemosphere 84, 409-414.

Formation and Fate of “Bound” Residues from Biomass and CO2 during the Biodegradation of 2,4-D in Soil.
Nowak KM, Miltner A, Gehre M, Schäffer A, Kästner M

2011 | Environ. Sci. Technol. 45, 999-1006. DOI: 10.1021/es103097f

A Review of the Tissue Residue Approach for Organic and Organometallic Compounds.

McElroy A, Baron M, Beckvar N, Driscoll SK, Meador J, Parkerton T, Preuss TG, Steevens J

2011 | Integr. Environ. Assess. Manag. 7(1), 50-74

Comparison of sewage sludge toxicity to plants and invertebrates in three different soils.
Oleszczuk P, Hollert H

2011 | Chemosphere 83, 502-509

Causal relationship between leaf litter beetle communities and regeneration patterns of vegetation in the Atlantic rainforest of Southern Brazil (Mata Atlântica).
Ottermanns R, Hopp PW, dos Santos GP, Meyer S, Roß-Nickoll M

2011 | Ecological Complexity, 8:209-309

An individual-based modeling approach for evaluation of endpoint sensitivity in harpacticoid copepod life-cycle tests and optimization of test design.
Preuss TG, Brinkmann M, Lundstrom E, Bengtsson BE, Breitholtz M

2011 | Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 30, 2353-2362

Distribution, fate and formation of non-extractable residues of a nonylphenol isomer in soil with special emphasis on soil derived organo-clay complexes.
Riefer P, Klausmeyer T, Schäffer A, Schwarzbauer J, Schmidt B

2011 | J. Environ. Sci. Health, Part B 46, 394-403

Rapid short term distribution of a nonylphenol isomer and the herbicide MCPA in soil derived organo-clay complexes.
Riefer P, Klausmeyer T, Schwarzbauer J, Schäffer A, Schmidt B, Corvini PFX

2011 | Environ. Chem. Lett.

First evidence for a stereoselective incorporation of nonylphenol diastereomers in soil derived organo-clay complexes.
Riefer P, Schwarzbauer J, Klausmeyer T, Schäffer A, Schmidt B

2011 | Environ. Chem. Lett. 9, 293-299

Sediment contact fish embryo toxicity assay with Danio rerio to assess particle-bound pollutants in the Tietê River basin.
Rocha P, Bernecker C, Strecker R, Storch V, Hollert H, Braunbeck T

2011 | Ecotox Environ Safety. 74:1951-1959. doi:10.1016/j.ecoenv.2011.07.009

A Framework for Trait-based Assessment in Ecotoxicology.
Rubach MN, Ashauer R, Buchwalter DB, De Lange HJ, Hamer M, Preuss TG, Töpke K, Maund SJ

2011 | Integr. Environ. Assess. Manag. 7(2), 172-186

Isomer-Specific Degradation of Branched and Linear 4-Nonylphenol Isomers in an Oxic Soil Source.
Shan, J, Jiang, BQ, Yu, B, Li, CL, Sun, YY, Guo, HY, Wu, JC, Klumpp, E, Schaffer, A, Ji, R

2011 | Environ. Sci. Technol. 45, 8283-8289.

Eine Methode zur Bestimmung der Wechselwirkungen zwischen Sedimentdynamik und Ökotoxikologie / An approach to investigate the interactions between sediment transport and ecotoxicological processes,
Schüttrumpf H, Brinkmann, M Cofalla C, Frings RM, Gerbersdorf, SU, Hecker M, Hudjetz S, Kammann U, Lennartz G, Roger S., Schäffer A, Wölz J, Hollert H

2011 | Hydrologie & Wasserbewirtschaftung 44: 227-230 (in German)

A new approach to investigate the interactions between sediment transport and ecotoxicological processes during flood events.
Schuttrumpf H, Brinkmann M, Cofalla C, Frings R, Gerbersdorf S, Hecker M, Hudjetz S, Kammann U, Lennartz G, Roger S, Schaffer A, Hollert H

2011 | Environmental Sciences Europe, 23:39.

Outdoor Terrestrial Model Ecosystems are suitable to detect pesticide effects on soil fauna - Design and method development.
Scholz-Starke B, Nikolakis A, Leicher T, Lechelt- Kunze C, Heimbach F, Theißen B, Toschki A, Ratte H-T, Schäffer A, Roß-Nickoll M

2011 | Ecotoxicology  20, 1932-1948

Process-based modeling of grassland dynamics built on ecological indicator values for land use.
Siehoff S, Lennartz G, Heilburg IC, Ross-Nickoll M, Ratte HT, Preuss TG

2011 | Ecol Model 222, 3854-3868

Oxygen requirements of zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryos in embryo toxicity tests with environmental samples.
Strecker R, Seiler TB, Hollert H, Braunbeck T

2011 | Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - C Toxicology and Pharmacology 153, 318-327

Do lab derived Koc values of pesticides match Koc values determined from column and field scale experiments? A critical analysis of relevant literature.
Vereecken H, Vanderborght J, Kasteel R, Spiteller M, Schäffer A, Close M

2011 | J. Environ. Qual. 40, 879-898

Hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) as new Stockholm Convention POPs—a global perspective on the management of Lindane and its waste isomers
Vijgen J, Abhilash PC, Li YF, Lal R, Forter M, Torres J, Singh N, Yunus M, Tian C, Schäffer A, Weber R

2011 | Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 18, 152-162.


Investigation on soil contamination at recently inundated and non-inundated sites.
Wölz J, Schulze T, Lübcke-von Varel U, Fleig M, Reifferscheid G, Brack W, Kühlers D, Braunbeck T, Hollert H

2011 | Journal of Soils and Sediments 11, 82-92


Estrogen receptor mediated activity in bankside groundwater, with flood suspended particulate matter and floodplain soil - An approach combining tracer substance, bioassay and target analysis.
Wölz J, Grosshans K, Streck G, Schulze T, Rastall A, Erdinger L, Brack W, Fleig M, Kühlers D, Braunbeck T, Hollert H

2011 | Chemosphere 2011, 85:717-723.

The impact of extraction methodologies on the toxicity of sediments in the zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryo test.
Zielke H, Seiler TB, Niebergall S, Leist E, Brinkmann M, Spira D, Streck G, Brack W, Feiler U, Braunbeck T, Hollert H

2011 | Journal of Soils and Sediments 11, 352-363


Keiter S., Peddinghaus S., Feiler U., von der Goltz B., Hafner C., Yu Ho N., Rastegar S., Otte J., Ottermanns R., Reifferscheid G., Strähle U., Braunbeck T., Hammers-Wirtz M., Hollert H. (2010): "DanTox - A novel joint research project using zebrafish (Danio rerio) to identify specific toxicity and molecular modes of action of sediment-bound pollutants." Journal of Soils and Sediments, 10: 714-717. DOI: 10.1007/s11368-010-0221-7

Hammers-Wirtz M., Strauss T., Toschki A., Ottermanns R., Lennartz G., Classen S., Roß-Nickoll M., Hollert H., Ratte H.T., Schäffer A. (2010): "gaiac - research institute for ecosystem analysis and assessment: a small and medium enterprise working hand in hand with RWTH Aachen University." Umweltwissenschaften und Schadstoff-Forschung, 22: 507-508. DOI: 10.1007/s12302-010-0150-5

Comparison of in vitro and in situ genotoxicity in the Daube River by means of the comet assay and the micronucleus test.
Böttcher M, Grund S, Keiter S, Kosmehl T, Reifferscheid G, Seitz N, Suares Rocha P, Hollert H, Braunbeck T

2010 | Mutat. Res.-Gen. Tox. En. 700, 11-17.

A combined hydraulic and toxicological approach to assess re-suspended sediments during simulated flood events. Part I-multiple biomarkers in rainbow trout.
Brinkmann M, Hudjetz S, Cofalla C, Roger S, Kammann U, Giesy JP, Hecker M, Wiseman S, Zhang X, Wölz J, Schüttrumpf H, Hollert H

2010 | Journal of Soils and Sediments 10, 1347-136

Diurnal and nocturnal functional response of juvenile Notonecta maculata considered as a consequence of shifting predation behaviour.
Gergs A, Hoeltzenbein N, Ratte HT

2010 | Behavioural Processes 85, 151-156.

Assessment of fish health status in the Upper Danube River by investigation of ultrastructural alterations in the liver of barbel Barbus barbus.
Grund S, Keiter S, Bottcher M, Seitz N, Wurm K, Manz W, Hollert H, Braunbeck T

2010 | Dis. Aquat. Organ. 88, 235-248.

Recovery of litter inhabiting beetle assemblages during forest regeneration in the Atlantic Forest of Southern Brazil.
Hopp PW, Ottermanns R, Meyer S, Roß-Nickoll M

2010 | Insect Conservation and Diversity 3, 103-113.

Variability of sediment-contact tests in freshwater sediments with low-level anthrogogenic contamination - Determination of toxicity thresholds.
Höss S, Ahlf W, Fahnenstick C, Gilberg D, Hollert H, Melbye K, Meller M, Hammers-Wirtz M, Heininger P, Neumann-Hensel H, Ottermanns R, Ratte H-T, Seiler T-B, Spira D, Weber J, Feiler U

2010 | Environ. Poll.

Metabolism of methoxychlor by the P450-monooxygenase CYP6G1 involved in insecticide resistance of Drosophila melanogaster after expression in cell cultures of Nicotiana tabacum.
Joußen N, Schuphan I, Schmidt B

2010 | Chemistry & Biodiversity, 7:722-735

DanTox-a novel joint research project using zebrafish (Danio rerio) to identify specific toxicity and molecular modes of action of sediment-bound pollutants.
Keiter S, Peddinghaus S, Feiler U , von der Goltz B, Hafner C, Ho NY, Rastegar S, Otte JC, Ottermanns R, Reifferscheid G, Strahle U, Braunbeck T, Hammers-Wirtz M, Hollert H

2010 | J. Soils Sedim. 10, 714-717.

DanTox - ein BMBF-Verbundprojekt zur Ermittlung spezifischer Toxizität und molekularer Wirkungsmechanismen sedimentgebundener Umweltschadstoffe mit dem Zebrabärbling (Danio rerio).
Keiter S., Peddinghaus S., Feiler U., von der Goltz B., Hafner C., Ho N.Y., Rastegar S., Otte J.C., Ottermanns R., Reifferscheid G, Strähle U., Braunbeck T., Hammers-Wirtz M., Hollert H.

2010 | UWSF - Z Umweltchem Ökotox 22 (2), 94-98.

Comparison of six sewage effluents treated with different treatment technologies-Population level responses in the harpacticoid copepod Nitocra spinipes.
Lundstrom E, Bjorlenius B, Brinkmann M, Hollert H, Persson JO, Breitholtz M

2010 | Aquat. Tox. 96, 298-307.

Spatio-temporal development of CYP1 activity in early life-stages of zebrafish (Danio rerio).
Otte JC, Schmidt AD, Hollert H, Braunbeck T

2010 | Aquatic Toxicology 100, 38-50

Darstellung maskierter Nutzungseffekte auf naturraumspezifische Artengemeinschaften grasiger Feldraine mit Hilfe von Restvarianzmustern.
Ottermanns R, Ratte HT, Roß-Nickoll M

2010 | Umweltwissenschaften und Schadstoff-Forschung 22, 20-35.

The potential of individual based population models to extrapolate effects measured at standardized test conditions to environmental relevant conditions - an example for 3,4-dichloroaniline on Daphnia magna.
Preuss TG, Hammers-Wirtz M, Ratte HT

2010 | J. Env. Monit. 12: 2070-2079.

Some nonylphenol isomers show partial antiestrogenic potency in the MVLN cell assay.
Preuss, TG, Gurer-Orhan, Meerman J, Ratte HT

2010 | Toxicology in Vitro 24: 129-134.

Effect of Soil Organic Matter Chemistry on Sorption of Trinitrotoluene and 2,4-Dinitrotoluene.
Singh N, Berns A, Hennecke D, Hoerner J, Koerdel W, Schaeffer A

2010 | J. Hazard. Mater. 173, 343-348.

Changes in toxicity and dioxin-like activity of sediments from the Tiete River (Sao Paulo, Brazil).
Suares Rocha P, Azab E, Schmidt B, Storch V, Hollert H, Braunbeck T

2010 | EES - Ecotoxicol. Environ. Safety 73, 550-558.

Effect-directed analysis of Ah receptor-mediated activities caused by PAHs in suspended particulate matter sampled in flood events.
Wölz J, Brack W, Moehlenkamp C, Claus E, Braunbeck Th, Hollert H

2010 | Sci. Total Environ. 408, 3327-3333.

Impact of contaminants bound to suspended particulate matter in the context of flood events.
Wölz J, Fleig M, Schulze T, Maletz S, Lübcke-von Varel U, Reifferscheid G, Kühlers D, Braunbeck T, Brack W, Hollert H

2010 | Journal of Soils and Sediments 10, 1174-1185


AhR agonist and genotoxicant bioavailability in a PAH-contaminated soil undergoing biological treatment.
Andersson E, Rotander A, von Kronhelm T, Berggren A, Ivarsson P, Hollert H, Engwall M

2009 | Environ. Sci. and Poll. Res. 16, 521-530.

Fischpopulationen unter Stress – das Beispiel des Unteren Neckars. Fish populations under stress – the example of the Lower Neckar River.
Braunbeck T

2009 | UWSF – Umweltwiss. Schadst. Forsch. 21, 197-211.

Der Einsatz von (P450-transgenen) Pflanzenzellsuspensionskulturen als Modellsysteme zur Untersuchung der Metabolisierbarkeit von Umweltstoffen
Breuer MA, Schäffer A, Schuphan I, Schmidt B

2009 | Mitt. Umweltchem. Ökotox., 15:9-13

Utility of Nicotiana tabacum cell suspension cultures expressing human CYP1A1, CYP1A2 and CYP3A4 to study the oxidative metabolism of the herbicide 14C-fluometuron
Breuer MA, Schmidt B, Schuphan I

2009 | Drug Metab Lett., 3:18-27

The fate of catechol in soil as affected by earthworms and clay.
Butenschoen O, Ji R, Scheu S, Schaeffer A

2009 | Soil Biology and Bochemistry 41, 330-339.

Impact of bio-augmentation with Sphingomonas sp strain TTNP3 in membrane bioreactors degrading nonylphenol
Cirja, Magdalena; Hommes, Gregor; Ivashechkin, Pavel; Prell, Juergen; Schaeffer, Andreas; Corvini, Philippe F. X.; Lenz, Markus

2009 | Applied microbiology and biotechnology. 84 (1): 183-189

Predicting functional response and size selectivity of juvenile Notonecta maculata foraging on Daphnia magna
Gergs A, Ratte HT

2009 | Ecol. Model. 23, 3331-3341

CREAM: a European project on mechanistic effect models for ecological risk assessment of chemicals.
Grimm V, Ashauer R, Forbes V, Hommen U, Preuss TG, Schmidt A, van den Brink P, Wogram J, Thorbek P

2009 | Environ. Sci. Poll. Res.16, 614-617.

Assessing the impact of fish cage culture on Taal Lake (Philippines) water and sediment quality using the zebrafish embryo assay.
Hallare AV, Factor PA, Santos EK, Hollert H

2009 | Philippine J. Sci. 138, 91-104.

Effect-directed analysis (EDA) in aquatic ecotoxicology: state of the art and future challenges.
Hecker M, Hollert H

2009 | Environ. Sci. Poll. Res. 16, 607-613.

Verantwortungsvoller Umgang mit der Ressource Boden - Workshop zur Erarbeitung eines Aachener Modells für ein nachhaltiges Landmanagement am Niederrhein.
Herzog, Melanie; Lehmkuhl, Frank; Schüttrumpf, Holger; Einsporn, Sonja; Dott, Wolfgang; Dresen, Boris; Pflaum, H.; Ernst, Marit; Hollert, Henner; Lennartz, Fred; Romich, Manfred; Rüde, Thomas R.; Roß-Nickoll, Martina; Schäffer, Andreas; Schneider, Christoph; Simon, Sven; Werner-Korall, Eric Douglas

2009 | UWSF - Umweltwiss. Schadst. Forsch. 21, 310-314.

Strategien zur Sedimentbewertung - ein Überblick.
Hollert H, Ernst M, Seiler TB, Wolz J, Braunbeck T, Kosmehl T, Keiter S, Grund S, Ahlf W, Erdinger L, Dürr M

2009 | Umweltwiss Schadst Forsch 21: 160-176

Über die Notwendigkeit der wirkungsorientierten Analytik in einer umfassenden Wasserforschung
Hollert H, Hudjetz S, Claus E, Manz W, Reifferscheid G, Heininger P, Schwarzbauer J, Ahlf W, Braunbeck T, Brack W, Schulze T, Schäffer A, Ratte HT

2009 | UWSF – Umweltwiss. Schadst. Forsch. 21, 235-237.

Persistence of 14C-labeled atrazine and its residues in field lysimeter soil after 22 years.
Jablonowski N, Koeppchen S, Hofmann D, Schaeffer A, Burauel P

2009 | Environm. Pollut. 157, 2126-2131.

Toxicity of fenoxycarb to the midge Chironomus riparius after chronic exposure in sediments of different composition.
Jungmann D, Bandow C, Gildemeister T, Nagel R, Preuss TG, Ratte HT, Shinn C, Weltje L, Maes H

2009 | J. Soil. Sed. 9, 94-102.

Acute toxicity of 353-nonylphenol and its metabolites for zebrafish embryos.
Kammann U, Vobach M, Wosniok W, Schäffer A, Telscher M

2009 | Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 16, 227-231.

Der Fischrückgang in der oberen Donau. Decrease in fish populations in the upper Danube River.
Keiter S, Böttcher M, Grund S, Seitz N, Braunbeck T, Hollert H

2009 | UWSF – Umweltwiss. Schadst. Forsch. 21, 186-196.

A fuzzy logic-classification of sediments based on data from in vitro biotests.
Keiter S, Braunbeck T, Heise S, Pudenz S, Manz W, Hollert H

2009 | J. Soil. Sed. 9, 168-179.

Contaminant transport to public water supply wells via flood water retention areas.
Kuehlers D, Bethge E, Hillebrand G, Hollert H, Fleig M, Lehmann B, Maier D, Maier M, Mohrlok U, Wölz J

2009 | NHESS - Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. 9, 1047-1058.

Fate of a branched nonylphenol isomer in submerged paddy soils amended with nitrate.
Liu Q, Ji R, Hommes G, Schäffer A, Corvini PFX

2009 | Water Research 42, 4802-4808.

Different influences of DNA purity indices and quantity on PCR-based DGGE and functional gene microarray in soil microbial community study.
Ning J, Liebich J, Kästner M, Zhou J, Schäffer A, Burauel P

2009 | A ppl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 82, 983-993.

Development and validation of an individual based Daphnia magna population model: The influence of crowding on population dynamics.
Preuss TG, Hammers-Wirtz M, Hommen U, Rubach MN, Ratte HT

2009 | Ecol. Model. 220, 310-329.

Mechanistic Effect Models for Ecological Risk Assessment of Chemicals (MEMoRisk) - A new SETAC Europe Advisory Group
Preuss TG, Hommen U, Alix A, Ashauer R, van den Brink P, Chapman P, Ducrot V, Forbes V, Grimm V, Schäfer D, Streissl F, Thorbek P

2009 | Environ. Sci. Poll. Res. 16: 250-252.

Sediment genotoxicity in the Tiete River (Sao Paulo, Brazil): In vitro comet assay versus in situ micronucleus assay studies.
Rocha Suares P, Luvizotto GL, Kosmehl T, Böttcher M, Storch V, Braunbeck T, Hollert H

2009 | EES - Ecotoxicol. Environ. Safety 72, 1842-1848.

An indispensable asset at risk: merits and needs of chemicals-related environmental sciences.
Schaeffer A, Hollert H, Ratte HT, Ross-Nickoll M, Filser J, Matthias M, Oehlmann J, Scheringer M, Schulz R, Seitz A

2009 | Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 16, 410-413.

Synthesis of [1-15N,2-13C]-labeled difloxacin
Schmidt B, Schumacher-Buffel R, Thiede B, Schäffer A

2009 | Monatshefte für Chemie / Chemical Monthly, 140:1221-1227

Periphyton as alternative food source for the filter-feeding cladoceran Daphnia magna.
Siehoff S, Hammers-Wirtz M, Strauss T, Ratte HT

2009 | Freshwater Biology 54, 15-23.

Ecotoxicological characterization of sediment cores from the western Baltic Sea (Mecklenburg Bight) using GC-MS and in vitro biotests.
Wölz J, Borck D, Witt G, Hollert H

2009 | J. Soils Sedim. 9, 400-410.

In search for the ecological and toxicological relevance of sediment re-mobilisation and transport during flood events.
Wölz J, Cofalla C, Hudjetz S, Roger S, Brinkmann M, Schmidt B, Schäffer A, Kammann U, Lennartz G, Hecker M, Schüttrumpf H, Hollert H

2009 | J. Soils Sedim. 9, 1-5.


Factors affecting the elimination of organic micropollutants from wastewater in conventional treatment plants (CTP) and membrane bioreactors (MBR).
Cirja M, Ivashechkin P, Schäffer A, Corvini PFX

2008 | Rev. Environ. Sci. Biotechnol. 7, 61-68.

Phytoextraction of Cadmium from Contaminated Soil Using Transgenic Tobacco Plants.
Daghan H, Schaeffer A, Fischer R, Commandeur U

2008 | J. Int. Environ. Appl. Sci. 3, 336-345.

Heterocyclic compounds: Toxic effects using algae, daphnids and the Salmonella/microsome test taking methodical quantitative aspects into account.
Eisentraeger A, Brinkmann C, Hollert H, Sagner A, Tiehm A, Neuwoehner J

2008 | Environ. Tox. Chem. 27, 1590-1596.

Biodegradation: The reason for the inefficiency of small organic acids in chelate assisted phytoextraction.
Evangelou MWH, Ebel M, Hommes G, Schaeffer A

2008 | Water Air Soil Poll. 195, 177-188.

Hydrolysed wool: A novel chelating agent for metal chelant-assisted phytoextraction from soil.
Evangelou MWH, Ebel M, Koerner A, Schaeffer A

2008 | Chemosp. 72, 525-531.

The first impact factor.
Hollert H, Heinrich AB, Seiler TB

2008 | J. Soils Sedim. 8, 203-205.

Spatial distribution and characterization of long term aged 14C-labeled atrazine residues in soil.
Jablonowski N, Koeppchen S, Hofmann D, Schaeffer A, Burauel P

2008 | J. Agricult. Food Chem. 56, 9548-9554.

Bioaccessibility of environmentally aged 14C-atrazine residues in an agriculturally used soil and its particle size aggregates.
Jablonowski ND, Modlery J, Schaeffer A, Burauel P

2008 | Environ. Sci. Technol. 42, 5904-5910.

Metabolism of imidacloprid and DDT by P450 CYP6G1 expressed in cell cultures of Nicotiana tabacum suggests detoxification of these insecticides in Cyp6g1-overexpressing strains of Drosophila melanogaster, leading to resistance.
Joußen N, Heckel DG, Haas M, Schuphan I, Schmidt B

2008 | Pest Manag. Sci. 64, 65.

Activities and identification of aryl hydrocarbon receptor agonists in sediments from the Danube river.
Keiter S, Grund S, Böttcher M, van Bavel B, Engwall M, Kamman U, Klempt M, Manz W, Olsman H, Seitz N, Wurm K, Braunbeck T, Hollert H (2008):

2008 | Analyt. Bioanalyt. Chem. 390, 2009-2019.

DNA damage induced by genotoxi-cants in zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryos after contact exposure to freeze-dried sediment and sediment extracts from Laguna Lake (The Philippines) as measured by the comet assay
Kosmehl T, Hallare AV, Braunbeck T, Hollert H

2008 | Mutat. Res.-Gen. Tox. En. 650, 1-14.

Impact of sewage sludge conditioning and dewatering on the fate of Nonylphenol in sludge-amended soils.
Kouloumbos VN, Schäffer A, Corvini PFX

2008 | Water Research 42, 3941-3951.

The role of sludge conditioning and dewatering in the fate of nonylphenol in sludge-amended soils.
Kouloumbos VN, Schäffer A, Corvini PFX

2008 | Water Sci. Technol. 57, 329-335.

How relevant is recalcitrance for the stabilization of organic matter in soils?
Marschner B, Brodowski S, Dreves A, Gleixner G, Gude A, Grootes PM, Hamer U, Heim A, Jandl G, Ji R, Kaiser K, Kalbitz K, Kramer C, Leinweber P, Rethemeyer J, Schäffer A, Schmidt MWI, Schwark L, Wiesenberg GLB

2008 | J. Plant Nutr. Soil Sci. 171, 91-110

Effect of sludge treatment on the bioaccumulation of nonylphenol in grass grown on sludge-amended soil.
Nowak KM, Kouloumbos VN, Schäffer A, Corvini PFX

2008 | Environ. Chem. Lett. 6, 53-58. DOI:

A bioassay approach to determine the dioxin-like activity in sediment extracts from the Danube River: Ethoxyresorufin-O-deethylase induction in gill filaments and liver of three-spined sticklebacks (Gasterosteus aculeatus L.).
Otte JC, Andersson C, Abrahamson A, Olsman H, Keiter S, Engwall M, Hollert H, Brunström B

2008 | Environ. Int. 34, 1176-1184.

Life stage-dependent bioconcentration of a nonylphenol isomer in Daphnia magna.
Preuss TG, Telscher M, Ratte HT

2008 | Environ. Poll. 156, 1211-1217.

An evaluation of methods for assessing the impacts of Bt-maize MON810 cultivation and pyrethroid insecticide use on Auchenorrhyncha (planthoppers and leafhoppers).
Rauschen S, Eckert J, Schaarschmidt F, Schuphan I, Gathmann A

2008 | Agr. Forest Entomol. 10, 331-339.

Rapid degradation of the Cry3Bb1 protein from Diabrotica-resistant Bt-corn MON88017 during ensilation and fermentation in biogas production facilities.
Rauschen S, Nguyen HT, Schuphan I, Jehlem JA, Eber S

2008 | J. Sci. Food Agr. 88, 1709-1715.

Impact of Bt-corn MON88017 in comparison to three conventional lines on Trigonotylus caelestialium (Kirkaldy) (Heteroptera: Miridae) field densities.
Rauschen S, Schultheis E, Pagel-Wieder S, Schuphan I, Eber S

2008 | Transgenic Research 18, 203-214.

Measurement of genotoxicity in wastewater samples with the in vitro micronu-cleus test - Results of a collaborative study in the context of standardisation according to ISO.
Reifferscheid G, Ziemann C, Fieblinger D, Dill F, Gminski R, Grummt HJ, Hafner C, Hollert H, Kunz S, Rodrigo G,Stopper H, Selke D

2008 | Mutat. Res.-Gen. Tox. En. 649, 15-27.

Semi-field methods are a useful tool for the environmental risk assessment of pesticides in soil.
Schäffer A, van den Brink P, Heimbach F, Hoy S, de Jong F, Römbke J, Sousa JP, Roß-Nickoll M

2008 | Env Sci Pollut Res 15, 176-177

Fate in soil of 14C-sulfadiazine residues contained in manure of young pigs which were treated with a veterinary antibiotic.
Schmidt B, Ebert J, Lamshöft M, Thiede B, Schumacher-Buffel R, Ji R, Corvini PFX, Schäffer A

2008 | J. Environ. Sci. Health, Part B 43, 8-20.

The risk of altering soil and sediment samples upon extract preparation for analytical and bioanalytical investigations - a review.
Seiler TB, Schulze T, Hollert H

2008 | Analyt. Bioanalyt. Chem. 390, 1975-1985.

A novel statistical approach for the evaluation of comet assay data.
Seitz N, Keiter S, Böttcher M, Kosmehl T, Manz W, Hollert H, Braunbeck T

2008 | Mutat Res 652: 38 – 45.

Degradation of trinitrotoluene in contaminated soils as affected by its initial concentrations and its binding to soil organic matter fractions.
Singh N, Hennecke D, Hoerner J, Koerdel W, Schaeffer A

2008 | J. Environ. Sci. Health, Part A 43, 348-356.

Weber R, Gaus C, Tysklind M, Johnston P, Forter M, Hollert H, Heinisch E, Holoubek I, Lloyd-Smith M, Masunaga S, Moccarelli P, Seike N, Symons R, Torres JPM, Verta M, Varbelow G, Vijgen J, Watson A, Costner P, Woelz J, Wycisk P, Zennegg M

2008 | Environ. Sci. Poll. Res. 15, 363-393.

Changes in toxicity and Ah receptor agonist activity of suspended particulate matter during flood events at the rivers Neckar and Rhine - a mass balance approach using in vitro methods and chemical analysis.
Wölz J, Engwall M, Maletz S, Takner HO, van Bavel B, Kammann U, Klempt M, Weber R, Braunbeck T, Hollert H

2008 | Environ. Sci. Poll. Res. 15, 536-553.


The 15N-CPMAS NMR spectra of simazine and its metabolites - measurements and DFT calculations.
Berns AE, Bertmer M, Schäffer A, Meyer RJ, Vereecken H, Lewandowski H

2007 | Eur. J. Soil Sci. 58, 882-888.

Behaviour of two differently radiolabelled 17-alpha-ethinylestradiols continuously applied to a lab-scale membrane bioreactor with adapted industrial activated sludge.
Cirja M, Zuehlke S, Ivashechkin P, Hollender J, Schäffer A, Corvini PFX

2007 | Water Research 41, 4403-4412.

Contribution to the detection and identification of oxidation metabolites of nonylphenol in Sphingomonas sp. strain TTNP3.
Corvini PFX, Meesters R, Mundt M, Schäffer A, Schmidt B, Schröder HF, Verstraete W, Vinken R, Hollender J

2007 | Biodegradation 18, 233-245.

Cyanide phytoremediation by water hyacinths (Eichhornia crassipes).
Ebel M, Evangelou MWH, Schaeffer A

2007 | Chemosphere 66, 816-823.

The influence of EDDS and EDTA on the uptake of heavy metals of Cd and Cu from soil with tobacco Nicotiana tabacum.
Evangelou MWH, Bauer U, Ebel M, Schaeffer A

2007 | Chemosphere 68, 345-353.

Chelate assisted phytoextraction of heavy metals from soil. Effect, mechanism, toxicity, and fate of chelating agents: A review.
Evangelou MWH, Ebel M, Schaeffer A

2007 | Chemosphere 66, 816-823.

Tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) a potent phytoremediator.
Evangelou MWH, Ebel M, Schäffer A

2007 | Terrestrial and Aquatic Environmental Toxicology 1, 46-53.

Potential of Borago officinalis, Sinapis alba L. and Phacelia boratus for phytoextraction of Cd and Pb from soil.
Evangelou MWH, Kutschinski-Klöss S, Ebel M, Schaeffer A

2007 | Water Air Soil Pollut. 182, 407-416.

Reed beds re-ceiving industrial sludge containing nitroaro-matic compounds. Effects of outgoing water and bed material extracts in the umu-C genotoxicity assay, DR-CALUX assay and on early life stage development in Zebrafish (Danio rerio).
Gustavsson, L, Hollert, H, Jönsson, S, van Bavel, B, Engwall, M

2007 | Environ. Sci. Pollut. R. 14, 202-211.

Degradation pathway of bisphenol A: Does ipso substitution apply to phenols containing a quaternary alpha-carbon structure in the para position?
Kolvenbach B, Schlaich N, Raoui Z, Prell J, Zühlke S, Schäffer A, Guengerich FP, Corvini PFX

2007 | Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 73, 4776-4784.

Role of dissolved humic acids in the biodegradation of a single isomer of nonylphenol by Sphingomonas sp. TTNP3 - Increased bioavailability and formation of bound residues.
Li CL, Ji R, Vinken R, Hommes G, Bertmer M, Schäffer A, Corvini PFX

2007 | Chemosphere 68, 2172-2180.

Mobilization of soil phosphorus during passage through the gut of humivorous larvae of Pachnoda ephippiata (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae).
Li X, Ji R, Schaeffer A, Brune A

2007 | Plant Soil 288, 263-270.

Degradation and humification of maize straw in soil microcosms inoculated with simple and complex microbial communities.
Liebich J, Schloter M, Schäffer A, Vereecken H, Burauel P

2007 | Europ. J. Soil Sci. 58, 141-151

Immunodetection of Venturia inaequalis ascospores with phage antibodies.
Ribbert M, Wolters A, Barth S, Stoecker M, Schaeffer A, Fischer R, Finnern R

2007 | J. Phytopathol. 155, 170-177.

The OECD Validation Program of the H295R Steroidogenesis Assay for the Identification of In Vitro Inhibitors and Inducers of Testosterone and Estradiol Production. Phase 2: Inter-Laboratory Pre-Validation Studies.
Hecker M, Hollert H, Cooper RC, Vinggaard AM, Akahori Y, Murphy M, Nellemann C, Higley E, Newsted J, Wu R, Lam P, Laskey J, Buckalew A, Grund S, Nakai M, Timm G, Giesy J

2007 | ESPR - Environ. Sci. Pollut. R., Special Issue 1, 23-30.

Controversies and solutions in environmental sciences - Addressing toxicity of sediments and soils.
Hollert H, Ahlf W, Heise S, Manz W, Scrimshaw M, White S

2007 | J. Soil Sedim. 7, 360.

ESPR's Total Environment.
Hollert H, Hecker M, Steinberg CEW, Young AL

2007 | Env. Sci. Pollut. Res. 14, Special Issue 1, 1-2.

Wasserrahmenrichtlinie - Fortschritte und Defizite.
Hollert H, Heise S, Keiter S, Heininger P, Förstner U

2007 | UWSF - Z Umweltchem Ökotox 19, Sonderausgabe 1, 58-70.

Multiple stressors for the environment: Present and future challenges and perspectives.
Hollert H, Seiler TB, Blaha L & Young AL

2007 | Env. Sci. Pollut. Res. 14, 222.

Untersuchung von Wasserproben auf Gentoxizität - Ergebnisse eines Ringversuches mit dem in vitro-Mikrokerntest im Rahmen der Standadisierung nach ISO.
Reifferscheid G, Dill F, Fieblinger D, Gminski R, Grummt HJ, Hafner C, Hollert H, Kunz S, Rodrigo G, Stopper H, Ziemann C, Selke D

2007 | UWSF - Z. Umweltchem. Ökotox. 19, 7-16.

Perfluorooctane sulfonate is increasing the genotoxicity of cyclophos-phamide in the micronucleus assay with V79 cells - further proof of alterations in cell membrane properties caused by PFOS.
Jernbro S, Rocha PS, Keiter, S, Skutlarek D, Färber H, Jones P, Giesy J, Hollert H, Engwall M

2007 | Environ. Science Poll. Res. 14, 85 - 87.

Differentiation Between bioavailable and Total Hazard Potential of Sediment Induced DNA Fragmentation as Measured by the Comet Assay with Zebrafish Embryos.
Kosmehl T, Krebs F, Manz W, Braunbeck T, Hollert H

2007 | J. Soil Sedim. 7, 377-387.

Toxicity equiva-lency factors of brominated and mixed bromi-nated/chlorinated dibenzodioxins in DR-CALUX and RTL-W1 cell lines.
Olsman H, Otte J, Kamman U, van Bavel B, Engwall M, Hollert H

2007 | Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 26, 2448-2454.

Ökotoxikologische Charakterisierung von Nonylphenol Isomeren - Untersuchung von strukturell ähnlichen Substanzen zur Testung von Struktur-Wirkungsbeziehungen.
Preuß TG, Ratte HT

2007 | USWF - Z. Umweltchem. Ökotox. 19, 227-233

Application of a new sediment contact test with Myriophyllum aquaticum and of the aquatic duckweed test to assess the sediment quality of Lake Skadar/Shkodra within the EULIMNOS framework.
Stesevic D, Feiler U, Puric M, Sundic D, Erdinger L, Sokoli L, Heininger P, Hollert H

2007 | J. Soil Sedim. 7, 342-349.

Effects of cultivation of genetically modified Bt maize on epigeic arthropods (Araneae; Carabidae).
Toschki A, Hothorn LA, Roß-Nickoll M

2007 | Environ. Entomol. 36, 966-980.


Biotransformation of metamitron by human P450 expressed in transgenic tobacco cell cultures.
Bode M, Haas M, Faymonville T, Thiede B, Schuphan I, Schmidt B

2006 |  J. Environ. Sci. Health Part B 41, 201-222.

Fate of a 14C-labeled nonylphenol isomer in a laboratory scale membrane bioreactor.
Cirja M, Zuehlke S, Ivashechkin P, Schaeffer A, Corvini PFX

2006 |  Environ. Sci. Technol. 40, 6131-6136

The degradation of a-quaternary nonylphenol isomers by Sphingomonas sp. strain TTNP3 involves a type II ipso-substitution mechanism.
Corvini PFX, Hollender J, Ji R, Schumacher S, Prell J, Hommes G, Priefer U, Vinken R, Schäffer A

2006 | Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 70, 114-122.

Microbial degradation of nonylphenol and other alkylphenols -Our evolving view.
Corvini PFX, Schäffer A, Schlosser D

2006 |  Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 72, 223-243.

Comparison of microbial pyrene and benzo[a]pyrene mineralization in liquid medium, soil slurry, and soil.
Derz K, Schmidt B, Schwiening S, Schuphan I

2006 | J. Environ. Sci. Health Part B 41, 471-484.

Evaluation of the effect of small organic acids on phytoextraction of Cu and Pb from soil with tobacco Nicotiana tabacum.
Evangelou MWH, Ebel M, Schäffer A

2006 | Chemosphere 63, 996-1004.

Nitrogen mineralization, ammonia accumulation and emission of gaseous NH3 by soil-feeding termites.
Ji R, Brune A

2006 | Biogeochem. 78, 267-283

Mobilization of soil phosphorus during passage through the gut of larvae of Pachnoda ephippiata (Coleoptera : Searabaeidae).
Li XZ, Ji R, Schäffer A, Brune A

2006 |  Plant Soil 288, 263-270.

Identification of isomeric 4-nonylphenol structures by gas chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry combined with cluster analysis.
Moeder M, Martin C, Harynuk J, Górecki T, Vinken R, Corvini PFX

2006 | J. Chromatogr. A 1102, 245-255.

Comparison of the biotransformation of the 14C-labelled insecticide carbaryl by non-transformed and human CYP1A1, CYP1A2-, and CYP3A4-transgenic cell cultures of Nicotiana tabacum.
Schmidt B, Faymonville T, Gembé E, Joußen N, Schuphan I

2006 | Chem. Biodiv. 3, 878-896.

Oxidative metabolic profiling of xenobiotics by human P450s expressed in tobacco cell suspension cultures.
Schmidt B, Joußen N, Bode M, Schuphan I

2006 |  Biochem. Soc. Trans. 34, 1241-1245.

Safety evaluation for a biodiesel process using prion-contaminated animal fat as a source.
Seidel B, Alm M, Peters R, Kördel W, Schäffer A

2006 | Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 13, 125-130.

Should the sediment quality triad become a tetrad, a pentad, or possibly even a hexad?
Chapman PM, Hollert H

2006 | J. Soil Sedim. 6, 4-8.

Der neue Herausgeber stellt sich vor: Umweltwissenschaften und Schadstoff-Forschung - interdisziplinäre Zeitschrift für Umweltchemie und Ökotoxikologie im Kontext
Hollert H

2006 | UWSF - Z. Umweltchem. Ökotox. 18, 1-2.

When will J Soils and Sediments get assigned an impact factor.
Hollert, H

2006 |  J. Soil Sedim. 6, 200.

The new ESPR subject area framework - Area 1: Terrestrial ecology and biology / soil and sediment: Toxicology-related subjects.
Hollert H, Hecker M, Xu Z

2006 | Editorial. Environ. Sci. Pollut. R. 13, 287 - 292.

Ecotoxicological assessment of sediment, suspended matter and water samples in the upper Danube river. A pilot study in search for the causes for the decline of fish catches.
Keiter S, Rastall A, Kosmehl T, Wurm K, Erdinger L, Braunbeck T, Hollert H

2006 |  Environ. Sci. Pollut R. 13, 308-319.

A novel contact assay to assess genotoxic burden of sediments using the comet assay with zebrafish larvae.
Kosmehl T, Reifferscheid G, Manz W, Braunbeck T, Hollert H

2006 |  Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 25, 2097-2106.

Standardisierte Erhebungsmethoden für Schmetterlinge (Lepidoptera) im Rahmen eines Monitorings für gentechnisch veränderte Organismen (GVO).
Lang A, Seitz H, Berhorn F, Brunzel S, Dolek M, Erlacher S, Felke M, Leopold P, Schmidt A, Theißen B

2006 | Gefahrstoffe - Reinhaltung der Luft 66, 315-318.

The RIMAX joint research project HoT: Flood retention and drinking water supply - preventing conflicts of interest,
Maier M, Kühlers D, Brauch HJ, Fleig M, Maier D, Jirka GH, Mohrlok U, Bethge E, Bernhart HH, Lehmann B, Hillebrand G, Wölz J, Hollert H

2006 |  J. Soil Sedim. 6, 113-114

Nonylphenol isomers differ in estrogenic activity.
Preuss TG, Gehrhardt J, Schirmer K, Coors A, Rubach M, Russ A, Jones PD, Giesy JP, Ratte HT

2006 |  Environ. Sci. Technol. 40, 5147-5153.

Fate of the Cry1Ab protein from Bt-maize MON810 silage in biogas production facilities.
Rauschen S, Schuphan I

2006 |  J. Agric. Food Chem. 54, 879-883.

Monitoring the Cry1Ab susceptibility of European corn borer in Germany.
Saeglitz C, Bartsch D, Eber S, Gathmann A, Priesnitz KU, Schuphan I

2006 | J. Econ. Entomol. 99, 1768-1773.

Sediment-related discussions at the 16th SETAC Europe Annual Meeting.
Scrimshaw M, White S, Manz W, Hollert H, Ahlf W, Heise S

2006 |  J. Soil Sedim. 6, 116-117.

Membrane Dialysis Extraction (MDE): A novel approach for extracting toxicologically relevant hydrophobic organic compounds from soils and sediments for assessment in biotests.
Seiler TB, Rastall AC, Leist E, Erdinger L, Braunbeck, T, Hollert, H

2006 |  J. Soil Sedim. 6, 20 - 29.


Ratte HT, Lennartz F, Roß-Nickoll M (2005): Ecosystem dynamics and stability - are the effects of pesticides acceptable? In: Liess et al. (eds.): Effects of pesticides in the field - EPIF, SETAC - Press, 88-90.

Berger A, Ruß AS, Schuphan I, Schmidt B (2005): Metabolism of 4-n-nonylphenol by non-modified and CYP1A1- and CYP1A2-transgenic cell cultures of tobacco. Zeitschrift für Naturforschung 60c, 883-892.

Berns A, Vinken R, Bertmer M, Breitschwerdt A, Schäffer A (2005): Use of 15N-depleted artificial compost in bound residue studies. Chemosphere 59, 649-658.

Corvini PFX, Elend M, Hollender J, Ji R, Preiss A, Vinken R, Schäffer A (2005): Metabolism of the single nonylphenol isomer 4(2´,6´-dimethyl-2´-heptyl)-phenol by Sphingomonas sp. Strain TTNP3: formation of an alkyl shifted hydroquinone and of a further metabolite. Environ. Chem. Letters 2, 185-189.

Höllrigl-Rosta A, Vinken R, Schäffer A (2005): Binding of endocrine disrupters and herbicide metabolites to soil humic substances. In: Environmental Chemistry. Lichtfouse E, Schwarzbauer J, Robert D (eds.) Springer Verlag, Heidelberg, pp 517-528.

Ivashechkin P, Corvini P, Fahrbach M, Hollender J, Konietzko M, Meesters R, Schröder H, Dohmann M (2005): Comparison of the elimination of endocrine disrupters in conventional wastewater treatment plants and membrane bioreactors. 2nd IWA Leading-Edge Conference on Water and Wastewater Treatment Technologies. Van Loosdrecht M, Clement J (eds.), pp 217-225. ISBN 1843395088, IWA Publishing.

Ji R, Brune A (2005): Digestion of peptidic residues in humic substances by an alkali-stable and humic-acid-tolerant proteolytic activity in the gut of soil-feeding termites. Soil Biol. Biochem. 37, 1648-1655

Ji R, Chen ZX, Corvini PFX, Kappler A, Brune A, Haider A, Schäffer A (2005): Synthesis of [13C and 14C]-labeled phenolic humus and lignin monomers. Chemosphere 60, 1169-1181.

Morales Belpaire I, Bindels F, Corvini P, Gerin PA (2005): Method for monitoring the fate of green fluorescent protein added to aerobic and anaerobic wastewater sludge. Water Research 39, 4933-4940 (publication from work performed at the Unit of Bioengineering Catholic
University of Louvain, Belgium)

Ruß AS, Vinken R, Schuphan I, Schmidt B (2005): Synthesis of branched para-nonylphenol isomers: Occurrence and quantification in two commercial mixtures. Chemosphere 60, 1624-1635.

Schmidt B, Xu Z, Ruß A (2005): Schadstoffe - Bewährte Konzepte in der Gaschromatographie. LaborPraxis 29, 28-30

Telscher MJH, Schuller U, Schmidt B, Schäffer A (2005): Occurrence of a nitro metabolite of a defined nonylphenol isomer in soil/sewage sludge mixtures. Environ. Sci. Technol. 39, 7896-7900.

Vinken R, Schäffer A, Ji R (2005): Abiotic association of soil-borne monomeric phenols with humic substances. Org. Geochem. 36, 583-593.

Brack W, Erdinger L, Schirmer K, Hollert H (2005): Identification of mutagenicity and EROD-inducing potency in aquatic sediments. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 24, 2445-2458.

Braunbeck T, Böttcher M, Hollert H, Kosmehl T, Lammer E, Leist E, Rudolf M, Seitz N (2005): Towards an alternative for the acute fish LC50 test in chemical assessment: The fish embryo toxicity test goes multi-species - an update. ALTEX. 22, 87-102.

Feiler U, Ahlf W, Hoess S, Hollert H, Neumann-Hensel H, Meller M, Weber J, Heininger P (2005): The SeKT joint research project: Definition of reference conditions, control sediments and toxicity thresholds for limnic sediment contact tests. Environ. Sci. Pollut. R. 12, 257-258.

Hallare AV, Kosmehl T, Schulze T, Hollert H, Koehler HR, Triebskorn R (2005): Assessing the severity of sediment contamination in Laguna Lake, Philippines using a sediment contact assay with zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryos. Sci. Total Environ. 347, 254-271.

Hollert H, Dürr M, Holtey-Weber R, Islinger M, Brack W, Färber H, Erdinger L, Braunbeck T (2005): Endocrine disruption of water and sediment extracts in a non-radioactive dot blot/RNAse protection-assay using isolated hepatocytes of rainbow trout - How explain deficiencies between bioanalytical effectiveness and chemically determined concentrations? Environ. Sci. Pollut. R. 12, 347-360.

Hollert H, Heise S, Ahlf W (2005): Formation of a SETAC Europe/SedNet-Advisory Group on sediments at the SETAC Europe Annual Meeting 2005 in Lille. Join together for sediments in research and application. J. Soil Sedim. 5, 192.

Jankowski T, Strauss T, Ratte HT (2005): Trophic interactions of the freshwater jellyfish Craspedacusta sowerbii. J. Plankton Res. 27, 811-823.

Kostanjsek R, Lapanje A, Drobne D, Nikcevic S, Perovic A, Zidar P, Strus J, Hollert H, Karaman G (2005): Bacterial community structure analyses to assess pollution of water and sediments in the lake Shkodra/Skadar, Balkan Peninsula, Environ. Sci. Pollut. 12, 361-368.

Olsman H, Hollert H, Otte J, van Bavel B, Engwall, M (2005): Ah-receptor activity induced by brominated and mixed brominated/chlorinated dibenzodioxins in DR-CALUX and RTL-W1 cell lines. Organ. Compounds. 63, 355-358.

Rakocevic-Nedovic J, Hollert H (2005): Phytoplankton community and its pigment characteristics as trophic indexes of the Skadar Lake (Montenegro, Balkan). Environ. Sci. Pollut. R. 3, 146-152.


Bode M, Stöbe B, Thiede B, Schuphan I, Schmidt B (2004): Biotransformation of atrazine in transgenic tobacco cell culture expressing human P450. Pest Manag. Sci. 60, 49-58.

Coors A, Hammers-Wirtz M, Ratte HT (2004): Adaptation to environmental stress in Daphnia magna simultaneously exposed to a xenobiotic. Chemosphere 56, 395-404.

Coors A, Jones PD, Giesy JP, Ratte HT (2004): Assessing the elimination of estrogenic activity in advanced wastewater treatment with a reporter gene-based bioassay. Wat. Sci. Technol. 50, 181-188.

Corvini PFX, Delaunay S, Maujean F, Vivier H, Goergen JL, Germain P (2004): Intracellular pH of Streptomyces pristinaespiralis is correlated to the sequential use of carbon sources during the pristinamycins-producing process. Enz. Microbiol. 34, 101-107. (publication from work performed at LABIAL, ENSAIA-INPL, Vandoeuvre, France)

Corvini PFX, Meesters RJW, Schäffer A, Schröder HF, Vinken R, Hollender J (2004): Degradation of a nonylphenol single isomer by Sphingomonas TTNP3 leads to a hydroxylation-induced migration product. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 70, 6897-6900.

Corvini PFX, Vinken R, Hommes G, Schmidt B, Dohmann M (2004): Degradation of the radioactive and non-labelled branched 3',5'-dimethyl 3'-heptyl-phenol nonylphenol isomer by Sphingomonas TTNP3. Biodegradation 15, 9-18.

Corvini PFX, Vinken R, Hommes G, Mundt M, Hollender J, Meesters R, Schröder HF, Schmidt B (2004): Microbial degradation of a single branched isomer of nonylphenol by Sphingomonas TTNP3. Wat. Sci. Technol. 50, 195-202.

Derz K, Klinner U, Schuphan I, Stackebrandt E, Kroppenstedt RM (2004): Mycobacterium pyrenivorans sp. nov., a novel polycyclic-aromatic-hydrocarbon-degrading species. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 54, 2313-2317.

Ertunç T, Schmidt B, Kühn H, Bertmer M, Schäffer A (2004): Investigation on the chemical structure of non extractable residues of the fungicide cyprodinil in spring wheat using 13C-C1-phenyl-cyprodinil on 13C-depleted plants - an alternative approach to investigate non-extractable residues. J. Environ. Sci. Health B 39, 689-707.

Evangelou MWH, Daghan H, Schaeffer A (2004): The influence of humic acids on the phytoextraction of cadmium from soil. Chemosphere 57, 207-213.

Gustavsson L, Klee N, Olsmann H, Hollert H, Engwall M (2004): Fate of Ah Receptor agonists during biological treatment of an industrial sludge containing explosives and pharmaceutical residues. Environ Sci. Pollut. R. 11, 379-387.

Hollert H, Braun B, Mijovic S, Rakaj M, Rastall A, Seiler TB, Erdinger L (2004): The EULIMNOS project: strengthening cross-border scientific research and higher education in the Lake Shkodra/Skadar Region through a multidisciplinary transboundary approach to con-servation. Environ. Sci. Pollut. R. 11, 135.

Hollert H, Kosmehl T, Rudolf M, Keiter S, Manz W, Reifferscheid G, Braunbeck, T (2004): Ein neuer Sedimentkontakttest mit Danio rerio zum Nachweis des embryotoxischen und gentoxi-schen Potenzials von nativen Sedimenten. In BfG (Hrsg.): Statusseminar Sedimentkontakttests, 56 - 80.

Ivashechkin P, Corvini PFX, Dohmann M (2004): Behaviour of endocrine disrupting chemicals during the treatment of municipal sewage sludge. Water Sci. Technol. 50, 141-147.

Ji R, Schäffer A (2004): Synthesis of [uniformly 14C]-labelled 4-hydroxybenzaldehyde, vanillin and protocatechualdehyde. J. Label. Compd. Radiopharm. 47, 209-216.

Klee N, Gustavsson L, Kosmehl T, Engwall M, Erdinger L, Braunbeck T, Hollert H (2004): Toxicity and genotoxicity in an industrial sewage sludge containing nitro- and amino-aromatic compounds during treatment in bioreactors under different oxygen regimes. Environ Sci. Pollut. R. 11, 313 - 320.

Kosmehl T, Krebs F, Manz W, Erdinger L, Braunbeck T, Hollert H (2004): Comparative genotoxicity testing of Rhine river sediment extracts using the permanent cell lines RTG-2 and RTL-W1 in the comet assay and Ames assay. J. Soil Sedim. 4, 84-94.

Rastall A, Neziri A, Vukovic Z, Jung C, Mijovic S, Hollert H, Nikcevic S, Erdinger L (2004): The identification of readily bioavailable pollutants in Lake Shkodra/Skadar using semipermeable membrane devices (SPMDs), bioassays and chemical analysis. ESPR - Environ. Sci. Pollut. R. 11, 240-253.

Roß-Nickoll M, Lennartz G, Fürste A, Mause R, Ottermanns R, Schäfer S, Smolis M, Theißen B, Toschki A, Ratte HT (2004): Die Arthropodenfauna von grasigen Feldrainen (off crop) und die Konsequenzen für die Bewertung der Auswirkungen von Pflanzenschutzmitteln auf den terrestrischen Bereich des Naturhaushaltes. UBA Text Berlin, 10/04: ISSN: 0722-186X, pp 148

Sapp M, Ertunç T, Bringmann I, Schäffer A, Schmidt B (2004): Characterization of the bound residues of the fungicide cyprodinil formed in plant cell suspension cultures of wheat by conventional methods and 13C-NMR spectroscopy. Pest Manag. Sci. 60, 65-74.

Schmidt B (2004): Stoffdatenblätter: Atrazin, Endosulfan, Isoproturon, Monolinuron. In: Litz N, Wilcke W, Wilke BM (eds.) Bodengefährdende Stoffe: Bewertung - Stoffdaten - Ökotoxikologie - Sanierung. Ecomed-Verlag.

Schmidt B, Patti H, Hommes G, Schuphan I (2004): Metabolism of the nonylphenol isomer [ring-U-14C]-4-(3',5'-dimethyl-3'-heptyl)-phenol by cell suspension cultures of Agrostemma githago and soybean. J. Environ. Sci. Health B 39, 533-549.

Wolters A, Leistra M, Linnemann V, Klein M, Schäffer A, Vereecken H (2004): Pesticide volatilization from plants: improvement of the PEC model PELMO based on a boundary-layer concept. Environ. Sci. Technol. 38, 2885-2893

Vinken R, Höllrigl-Rosta A, Schmidt B, Schäffer A, Corvini PFX (2004): Bioavailability of a nonylphenol isomer in dependence on the association to dissolved humic substances. Water Sci. Technol. 50, 285-291.

Xie ZY, Le Calve S, Feigenbrugel V, Preuss TG, Vinken R, Ebinghaus R, Ruck W (2004): Henry's law constants measurements of the nonylphenol isomer 4(3',5'-dimethyl-3'-heptyl)-phenol, tertiary octylphenol and gamma-hexachlorocyclohexane between 278 and 298K. Atmos. Environ. 38, 4859-4868.


Brack W, Kind T, Hollert H, Schrader S, Moder M (2003): Sequential fractionation procedure for the identification of potentially cytochrome P4501A-inducing compounds. J. Chromatogr. A 986, 55-66.

Coors A, Jones PD, Giesy JP, Ratte, HT (2003): Removal of estrogenic activity from municipal waste landfill leachate assesses with a bioassay based on reporter gene expression. Environ. Sci. Technol. 37, 3430-3434.

Dürr M, Hollert H, Haag I (2003): Konzept zur Bewertung des ökotoxikologischen Schädigungspotenzials und der Erosionswahrscheinlichkeit von Altsedimenten während Hochwasserereignissen. In: Foth H (Editor), Risk assessment and management of large contamination sites. Universitätszentrum für Umweltwissenschaften, Halle, pp. 50-53.

Ertunc T, Schmidt B, Maier B, Schäffer A (2003): Application of [U-14C-phenyl]-cyprodinil on spring wheat to investigate the formation and structure of non-extractable residues within the cell wall. Toxicol. Environ. Chem. 85,133-147.

Hammers-Wirtz M, Ratte HT (2003): Erstellung eines Gutachtens zur Entwicklung eines Verfahrensvorschlages für einen Daphnia Multi Generation Test. Report, Umweltbundesamt FKZ 360 03 024.

Hartlieb N, Ertunç T, Schäffer A, Klein W (2003): Mineralization, metabolization and formation of non-extractable residues of 14C-labelled organic contaminants during pilot scale composting of municipal biowaste in pilot scale bioreactors. Environ. Pollut. 126, 83-91.

Höllrigl-Rosta A, Vinken R, Lenz M, Schäffer A (2003): Sorption and dialysis experiments to assess the binding of phenolic xenobiotics to dissolved organic matter in soil. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 22, 746-752.

Hollert H, Haag I, Dürr M, Wetterauer B, Holtey-Weber R, Kern U, Westrich B, Färber H, Erdinger L, Braunbeck T (2003): Untersuchungen zum ökotoxikologischen Schädigungs-potenzial und Erosionsrisiko von kontaminierten Sedimenten in staugeregelten Flüssen. UWSF - Z. Umweltchem. Ökotox. 15, 5-12.

Hollert H, Keiter S, König N, Rudolf M, Ulrich M, Braunbeck T (2003): A new sediment contact assay to assess particle-bound pollutants using zebrafish (Danio rerio) embryos. J. Soil Sedim. 3, 197-207.

Liebich J, Schäffer A, Burauel P (2003): Structural and functional approach to study pesticide side effects on specific soil functions. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 22, 784-790.

Ottermanns R, Ratte HT (2003): Standorttypische Referenzzönosen als ökologische Bewertungsgrundlage: Benthische Makroinvertebraten stehender Kleingewässer. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Limnologie (DGL), Werder.

Schäffer A, Höllrigl-Rosta A, Kördel W, Haider K (2003): Das Verhalten von Pflanzenschutzmitteln (PSM) in Böden. Wasser und Boden 55, 77-82.

Schmidt B, Patti H, Niewersch C, Schuphan I (2003): Biotransformation of [Ring-U-14C]4-n-nonylphenol by Agrostemma githao cell culture in a two-liquid-phase system. Biotechnol. Lett. 25, 1375-1381.

Schulze T, Wetterauer B, Schwarzbauer J, Hollert H, Braunbeck T, Ricking M (2003): DDT und Metabolite in Sedimenten Berliner Gewässer: Vorkommen, Analytik und Schädigungspotential. UWSF - Z. Umweltchem. Ökotox. 15, 71-77.

Telscher M, Schäffer A, Höllrigl-Rosta A (2003): Binding interactions of herbicide metabolites with clay minerals and humic acids in an aqueous system. Fresenius Environ. Bull. 12, 559-564.

Wolters A, Kromer T, Linnemann V, Schäffer A, Vereecken H (2003): A new tool for laboratory studies on volatilization: Extension of applicability of the photovolatility chamber. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 22, 791-797.

Wolters A, Linnemann V, Herbst M, Klein M, Schäffer A, Vereecken H (2003): Pesticide volatilization from soil: lysimeter measurements versus predictions of European registration models. J. Environ. Qual. 32, 1183-1193.


Ahlf W, Braunbeck T, Heise S, Hollert H (2002): Sediment and soil quality criteria. In: Burton F, McKelvie I, Förstner U, Guenther A (eds): Environmental Monitoring Handbook. McGraw-Hill, New York, pp. 17.1-18.

Ahlf W, Hollert H, Neumann-Hensel H, Ricking M (2002): A guidance for the assessment and evaluation of sediment quality: A German approach based on ecotoxicological and chemical measurements. J. Soil Sedim. 2, 37-42.

Brock TCM, Ratte HT (2002): Ecological risk assessment of pesticides. In: Giddings JM, Brock TCM, Heger W, Heimbach F, Maund SJ, Norman SM, Ratte HT, Schäfers C, Streloke M (eds): Community Level Aquatic System Studies - Interpretation Criteria. Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) 2002, pp. 33-39, ISBN 1-880611-49-x

Braunbeck T, Hollert H (2002): Sediment toxicity - strategies for (eco-)toxicological evaluation. Mar. Env. Res. 54, 3-5.

Cleuvers M, Altenburger R, Ratte HT (2002): Combination effect of light and toxicity in algal growth inhibition tests. J. Environ Qual. 31, 539-547.

Cleuvers M, Ratte HT (2002a): Phytotoxicity of coloured substances: Is Lemna duckweed an alternative to the algal growth inhibition test? Chemosphere 49, 9-15.

Cleuvers M, Ratte HT (2002b): The importance of light intensity in algal tests with coloured substances. Water Research 36, 2173-2178.

Ertunç T, Hartlieb N, Berns A, Klein W, Schäffer A (2002): Investigations on the binding mechanism of the herbicide simazine to dissolved organic matter in leachates of compost. Chemosphere 49, 597-604.

Hollert H, Dürr M, Olsman H, Halldin K, van Bavel B, Brack W, Tysklind M, Engwall M, Braunbeck T (2002): Biological and chemical determination of dioxin-like compounds in sediments by means of a sediment triad approach in the catchment area of the Neckar River. Ecotoxicology 11, 323-336.

Hollert H, Heise S, Pudenz S, Brüggemann R, Ahlf W, Braunbeck T (2002): Application of a sediment quality triad and different statistical approaches (hasse diagrams and fuzzy logic) for the comparative evaluation of small streams. Ecotoxicology 11, 311-321.

Ji R, Schäffer A (2002): Synthesis of 13C- and 14C-labelled catechol. J. Label. Compd. Radiopharm. 45, 551-558.

Ratte HT (2002): Statistik für ökotoxikologische Testverfahren. In: Fomin A, Markert BA, Oehlmann B (Hrsg.): Praktikum zur Ökotoxikologie. Ecomed Verlagsgesellschaft, Landsberg, Germany, 250 Seiten.

Ratte HT, Hammers-Wirtz M, Cleuvers M (2002): Ecotoxicity testing. In: Markert BA, Breure AM, Zechmeister HG (eds): Bioindicators and biomonitors. Elsevier Science B.V., pp. 221-255.

Schmidt B (2002): New approaches to metabolite generation and identification. In: AGCHEMFORUM, organised by IBC Life Sciences: Metabolism of agrochemicals in plants and animals - Recent developments and experimental approaches; Informa Life Sciences Group, London, UK

Schmidt B, Quirmbach M (2002): Content of selected isoflavones in plants and plant cell cultures of soybean. In: Current Topics in Phytochemistry 5, 91-98.

Schmidt B, Schuphan I (2002): Metabolism of the environmental estrogen bisphenol A by plant cell suspension cultures. Chemosphere 49, 51-59.

Schmitz G, Rothmeier I, Greib G, Ross-Nickoll M, Bartsch D (2002): Zum Ausbreitungsprozess und -potential des Maiszünslers (Ostrinia nubilalis Hbn.) in Nordwestdeutschland. Z. Pflanzenk. Pflanzensch. 109, 624-629.

Strauss T, Ratte HT (2002): Modelling the vertical variation of temperature and dissolved oxygen in a shallow, eutrophic pond as a tool for analysis of the internal phosphorus fluxes. Verh. Internat. Verein Limnol. 28, 1508-1511.

Ulrich M, Schulze T, Leist E, Glaß B, Maier M, Maier D, Braunbeck T, Hollert H (2002): Ökotoxikologische Untersuchung von Sedimenten und Schwebstoffen: Abschätzung des Gefährdungspotenzials für Trinkwasser und Korrelation verschiedener Expositionspfade (Acetonischer Extrakt, Natives Sediment) im Bakterienkontakttest und Fischeitest. UWSF - Z. Umweltchem. Ökotox. 14, 132-137.

Vinken R, Schmidt B, Schäffer A (2002): Synthesis of tertiary 14C-tabelled nonylphenol isomers. J. Label. Compd. Radiopharm. 45, 1253-1263

Weyers A, Römbke J, Moser T, Ratte HT (2002): Statistical results and implications of the Enchytraeid reproduction ringtest. Environ. Sci. Technol. 36, 2116-2121.


Ji R, Brune A (2001): Transformation and mineralization of 14C-labelled cellulose, peptidoglycan, and protein by the soil-feeding termite Cubitermes orthognathus. Biol. Fert. Soils 33, 166-174. (publication from work performed at the institute "Mikrobiologie und Mikrobielle Ökologie", Universität Konstanz)

Kappler A, Ji R, Schink B, Brune A (2001): Dynamics in composition and size-class distribution of humic substances in profundal sediments of Lake Constance. Org. Geochem. 32, 3-10. (publication from work performed at the institute "Mikrobiologie und Mikrobielle Ökologie", Universität Konstanz)

Müller BP, Zumdick A, Schuphan I, Schmidt B (2001): Metabolism of the herbicide glufosinate-ammonium in plant cell cultures of transgenic (glufosinate-resistant) and non-transgenic sugarbeet (Beta vulgaris), carrot (Daucus carota), purple foxglove (Digitalis purpurea) and thorn apple (Datura stramonium). Pest Manag. Sci. 57, 46-56.

Schmidt B (2001): Metabolic profiling using plant cell suspension cultures. In: Hall JC, Hoagland B, Zablotowicz RM (eds). Pesticide biotransformation in plants and microorganisms: Similarities and divergences (ACS Symposium Series 777), p. 40-56, American Chemical Society, Washington DC.

Ratte HT, Hammers-Wirtz M (2001): Does risk mitigation need also modified approaches in toxicity testing? Mitt. Bio. Bundesanst. Land- Forstwirtsch. 383, 21-24.


Dürr M, Hollert H, Braunbeck T, Erdinger L, Sonntag HG (2000): Bioassay-dirigierte Fraktionierung von Sedimenten und Schwebstoffen anhand der toxischen Wirkungen auf RTG-2-Zellen. In: Formin A, Arndt U, Elsner D, Klumpp A (Eds): Bioindikation - Biologische Testverfahren. Verlag Günther Heimbach, Stuttgart, pp. 205-208.

Haider K, Spiteller M, Dec J, Schäffer A (2000): Silylation of soil organic matter: Extraction of humic compounds and soil-bound residues. In: Soil biochemistry, Vol. 10, pp. 139-170, Bollag JM, Stotzky G (eds.), Marcel Dekker, New York.

Hammers-Wirtz M, Ratte HT (2000): Offspring fitness in Daphnia: Is the Daphnia reproduction test the appropriate test to extrapolate effects on the population level? Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 19, 1856-1866.

Hollert H, Islinger M, Dürr M, Schnurstein A, Ochsenbein U, Braunbeck T (2000): Möglichkeiten und Grenzen von In vitro-Biotests zur Erklärung einer gestörten Bachforellen-Reproduktion im Einzugsgebiet der Aare (Schweiz). In: Formin A, Arndt U, Elsner D, Klumpp A (Eds): Bioindikation - Biologische Testverfahren. Verlag Günther Heimbach, Stuttgart, pp. 209-214.

Hollert H, Dürr M, Erdinger L, Braunbeck T (2000): Ein Bewertungskonzept für gelöste und partikulär gebundene Schadstoffe - das Fallbeispiel eines Neckarhochwassers. In: Formin A, Arndt U, Elsner D, Klumpp A (Eds): Bioindikation - Biologische Testverfahren. Verlag Günther Heimbach, Stuttgart, pp. 215-219.

Hollert H, Karaus U, Dürr M, Winn N, Siebert I, Wetterauer B, Rudolf M, Brack W, Haag I, Engwall M, Erdinger L, Braunbeck T (2000): Integrierte Sedimentuntersuchungen und Bioassay-dirigierte Fraktionierungen - Zwei Konzepte zur Identifizierung und Bewertung (öko)toxikologisch belasteter Gewässer in Baden-Württemberg (Ö 97 004). In: Horsch F, Filby WG, Gross S, Krug H (Eds), Diskussionskreis "Ökosystembelastungen durch zivilisationsbedingte Fremdstoffe", Diskussionskreise beim Statusseminar BWPLUS (Baden-Württemberg Programm Lebensgrundlage Umwelt und ihre Sicherung), BWPLUS-Berichte, 20 S.

Hollert H, Dürr M, Haag I, Winn N, Holtey-Weber R, Kern U, Färber H, Westrich B, Erdinger L, Braunbeck T (2000): A combined hydraulic and in vitro bioassay approach to assess the risk of erosion and ecotoxicological implications of contaminated sediments in a lock-regulated river system. In: BfG (Editor), Sediment assessement in European River Basins, Reihe: Mitteilungen der Bundesanstalt für Gewässerkunde, Koblenz, Berlin, pp. 156-160.

Hollert H, Dürr M, Erdinger L, Braunbeck T (2000): Cytotoxicity of settling particulate matter (SPM) and sediments of the Neckar river (Germany) during a winter flood. Environ. Tox. Chem. 19, 528-534.

Jankowski T, Ratte HT (2000): On the influence of the freshwater jellyfish Craspedacusta sowerbii on the zooplankton community. Verh. Internat. Verein. Limnol. 27, 1-4.

Jansen C, Schuphan I, Schmidt B (2000): Glufosinate metabolism in excised shoots and leaves of twenty plant species. Weed Sci. 48, 319-326.

Ji R, Kappler A, Brune A (2000): Transformation and mineralization of synthetic 14C-labelled humic model compounds by the soil-feeding termites. Soil Biol. Biochem. 32, 1281-1291 (publication from work performed at the institute "Mikrobiologie und Mikrobielle Ökologie", Universität Konstanz)

Kappler A, Ji R, Brune A (2000): Synthesis and characterization of specifically 14C-labelled humic model compounds for feeding trials with soil-feeding termites. Soil Biol. Biochem. 32, 1271-1280. (publication from work performed at the institute "Mikrobiologie und Mikrobielle Ökologie", Universität Konstanz)

Neumann-Hensel H, Ricking M, Hollert H, Ahlf W (2000): Empfehlung zur Bewertung von Sedimentbelastungen. Bodenschutz 3, 111-117.

Schäffer A, Ratte T (2000): Biomagnification of cadmium in aquatic food chains and side effects. In: Proceedings SCOPE Workshop "Environmental Cadmium in the Food Chain: Sources, Pathways, and Risks", Brüssel 13.-16. Sept., pp. 105-109.


Cleuvers M, Ratte HT (1999): Der Einfluß der Photonenflussdichte auf die Ergebnisse im Algenwachstums-Hemmtest. In: Oehlmann J, Markert B (Hrsg.): Ökotoxikologie - Ökosystemare Ansätze und Methoden. Ecomed Verlagsgesellschaft, Landsberg, Deutschland.

Dürr M, Hollert H, Erdinger L (1999): Bakterien-Kurzzeittest zur Bestimmung des genotoxischen Potentials von Wasser, Schwebstoffen und Sedimenten. In: DVWK, Kern U, Westrich B (Eds), Methoden zur Erkundung, Untersuchung und Bewertung von Sedimentablagerungen und Schwebstoffen in Gewässern. DVWK-Schriften, Band 128. Kommissionsbetrieb Wirtschafts- und Verlagsgesellschaft Gas und Wasser mbH, Bonn, pp. 263-267.

Hammers M, Bromand N, Schuphan I, Ratte HT (1999): Der Einfluß von Dispergiermitteln auf die Lebensdaten von Daphnia magna. In: Oehlmann J, Markert B (Hrsg.): Ökotoxikologie - Ökosystemare Ansätze und Methoden, Ecomed Verlagsgesellschaft, Landsberg, Germany, 496-503.

Hollert H, Dürr M, Geier V, Erdinger L, Braunbeck T (1999): Ökotoxikologie in vitro: Gefährdungspotential von Neckarsedimenten. In: Oehlmann J, Markert B (Eds), Ökosystemare Ansätze in der Ökotoxikologie. ISBN 3-609-68370, Ecomed-Verlag, Stuttgart, pp. 444-462.

Hollert H, Dürr M, Islinger M, Erdinger L, Braunbeck T (1999): Biotestverfahren zur Bestimmung des zelltoxischen Schädigungspotentials von Sedimenten und Schwebstoffen. In: DVWK, U. Kern and B. Westrich (Eds), Methoden zur Erkundung, Untersuchung und Bewertung von Sedimentablagerungen und Schwebstoffen in Gewässern. DVWK-Schriften, Band 128. Kommissionsbetrieb Wirtschafts- und Verlagsgesellschaft Gas und Wasser mbH, Bonn, pp. 256-261.

Hollert H, Dürr M, Karaus U, Siebert I, Winn N, Islinger M, Gratzer H, Holtey-Weber R, Ahlf W, Färber H, Karrasch H, Erdinger L, Braunbeck T (1999): Identifizierung und Bewertung (öko)toxikologisch belasteter Gewässer in Baden-Württemberg. In: Horsch F, Filby WG, Gross S, Krug H (Eds), Diskussionskreis "Ökosystembelastungen durch zivilisationsbedingte Fremdstoffe", Diskussionskreise beim Statusseminar BWPLUS (Baden-Württemberg Programm Lebensgrundlage Umwelt und ihre Sicherung), BWPLUS-Berichte, online unter http://bwplus. Vol. 15, 13 S.

Hollert H, Gratzer H, Ahlf W, Braunbeck T (1999): Einleitung - Kapitel Ökotoxikologie. In: DVWK, U. Kern and B. Westrich (Eds), Methoden zur Erkundung, Untersuchung und Bewertung von Sedimentablagerungen und Schwebstoffen in Gewässern. DVWK-Schriften, Band 128. Kommissionsbetrieb Wirtschafts- und Verlagsgesellschaft Gas und Wasser mbH, Bonn, pp. 36-51.

Hollert H, Islinger M, Siebert I, Pawlowski S, Braunbeck T (1999): Bestimmung des östrogen wirksamen Potentials von Sedimenten und Schwebstoffen mit Hilfe eines Vitellogenin-mRNA-Assays. In: DVWK, Kern U, Westrich B (Eds), Methoden zur Erkundung, Untersuchung und Bewertung von Sedimentablagerungen und Schwebstoffen in Gewässern. DVWK-Schriften, Band 128. Kommissionsbetrieb Wirtschafts- und Verlagsgesellschaft Gas und Wasser mbH, Bonn, pp. 290-296.

Islinger M, Pawlowski S, Hollert H, Völkl A, Braunbeck T (1999): Measurement of vitellogenin-mRNA expression in primary cultures of rainbow trout hepatocytes in a non-radioactive dot blot/RNAse protection-assay. Sci. Total Environ. 233, 109-122.

Lennartz G, Roß-Nickoll M (1999): Der biozönologisch-soziologische Klassifikationsansatz zur Erfassung und Abgrenzung von Ökosystemen: Ein Weg zum Monitoring belasteter Ökosysteme? In: Ökotoxikologie: ökosystemare Ansätze und Methoden, Tagungsband der 3. deutschsprachigen SETAC Europe Tagung, Zittau, 18-19. Mai 1998, pp. 204-212, Markert B, Oehlmann J (eds.), ecomed, Landsberg.

Ratte HT (1999): Bioaccumulation and toxicity of silver compounds. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 18, 89-108.

Schmidt B (1999): Non-extractable residues of pesticides and xenobiotics in plants - a Review. Recent Res. Devel. Agricultural & Food Chem. 3, 329-354.

Schmidt B(1999): How can plant-cell cultures support xenobiotic metabolism studies? - Abstract. In: Book of Abstracts, 218th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, Vol. 1, AGRO Paper 181; American Chemical Society, New Orleans, LA.


Breuer J, Malcherek K, Schuphan I, Schmidt B (1998): Formation of [14C]-4-nitrophenol derived non-extractable residues in plants using several in-vitro methods - Poster Abstract. In: Ninth International Congress of Pesticide Chemistry, Book of Abtracts, Vol. 2, p. 5C 005, IUPAC/Royal Society of Chemistry; London, UK.

Haider K, Dec J, Schäffer A, Bollag J-M (1998): Characterization of bound residues from cyprodinil by 13C-labelling and NMR-spectrometry. In: Pesticide Bound Residues in Soil, DFG-Workshop, Jülich 1996. Senate commission for the assessment of chemicals used in agriculture (eds.), Report 2, pp. 41-47, VCH-Wiley, Weinheim.

Hollert H, Dürr M, Erdinger L, Braunbeck T (1998): Wie giftig sind Schwebstoffe und Sedimente des Neckars? Zur Eignung von Biotests und Bioassay-dirigierten Fraktionierungstechniken für die Bewertung des Schadstoffpotentials in hydrologischen Fallstudien. In: Karrasch H, Gamerith W, Schwan T, Sachs K, Krause U (Eds), HGG-Journal 13, ISSN 0931-0061, Heidelberg: 130-145.

Malcherek K, Breuer J, Schuphan I, Schmidt B. (1998): Metabolism of 4-nitrophenol in aseptically cultivated plants of the species wheat (Triticum aestivum L.), soybean (Glycine max L.), wild oat (Avena fatua L.) and corn cockle (Agrostemma githago L.). J. Plant Physiol. 153, 192-199.

Ratte HT (1998): Future needs in SETAC politics and science. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 17, 1439-1440

Ratte HT (1998): Silberverbindungen - Umweltverhalten, Bioakkumulation und Toxizität. Ecomed, Landsberg, ISBN 3-609-69160-3, 108 pp.

Schäffer A, Dec J, Haider K, Bollag JM (1998): Soil bound residues of the novel fungicide cyprodinil: Extraction, size-exclusion- and thin-layer chromatography. In: Pesticide Bound Residues in Soil, DFG-Workshop, Jülich 1996. Senate Commission for the Assessment of Chemicals Used in Agriculture (eds.), Report 2, pp. 47-52, VCH-Wiley, Weinheim.

Wellmann P, Ratte HT, Heimbach F (1998): Primary and secondary effects of methabenzthiazuron on plankton communities in aquatic outdoor microcosms. Aquatic Ecology 32, 125-134.


Braunbeck T, Hollert H, Dürr M, Erdinger L (1997): Biotests in der Ökotoxikologie am Beispiel des Fischzelltests. Veröff. PAÖ, ISSN 0943-0660 22, 241-256.

Cleuvers M, Goser B, Ratte HT (1997): Life-strategy shift by intraspecific interaction in Daphnia magna - Change in reproduction from quantity to quality. Oecologia 110, 337-345.

Dec J, Haider K, Rangaswamy V, Schäffer A, Fernandes E, Bollag J-M (1997) Formation of soil-bound residues of cyprodinil and their plant uptake. J. Agric. Food Chem. 45: 514-520.

Dec J, Haider K, Benesi A, Rangaswamy V, Schäffer A, Plücken U, Bollag J-M (1997) Analysis of soil-bound residues of the 13C-labelled fungicide cyprodinil by NMR spectroscopy. Environ. Sci. Technol. 31: 1128-1135.

Dec J, Haider K, Schäffer A, Fernandes E, Bollag J-M (1997). Use of a silylation procedure and 13C-NMR spectroscopy to characterize bound and sequestered residues of cyprodinil in soil. Environ. Sci. Technol. 31: 2991-2997.

Hommen U, Ratte HT (1997): Vom Labor ins Freiland - Modelle zur Effektabschätzung. Z. Umweltchem. Ökotox. 9, 267-272.

Hückelhoven R, Schuphan I, Thiede B, Schmidt B (1997): Biotransformation of pyrene by cell cultures of soybean (Glycine max L.), wheat (Triticum aestivum L.), jimsonweed (Datura stramonium L.), and purple foxglove (Digitalis purpurea L.). J. Agric. Food Chem. 45, 263-269.

Roß-Nickoll M (1997): Gibt es eine biotoptypspezifische Bindung epigäischer Arthropoden an stadtnahe Gehölze? Überlegungen zur differentialdiagnostischen Wertung von Artspektren, dargestellt am Beispiel der Carabidae (Coleoptera). Mitt. Dtsch. Ges. Allg. Angew. Ent. 11, 851-856.

Schenk T, Breitschwerdt A, Kessels G, Schuphan I, Schmidt B (1997): A biosynthetic route to [14C]-labelled rhamnolipids. J. Label. Compd. Radiopharm. 39, 705-710.

Schmidt B, Breuer J., Thiede B, Schuphan I (1997): Metabolism of the pesticide metabolite [U-14C]-4-nitrophenol in Dature stramonium (L.) cell suspension culture - a model for processing of xenobiotic carbohydrate conjugates and formation of non-extractable residues. Pestic. Biochem. Physiol. 57, 109-118.

Schmidt B, Siever M, Thiede B, Breuer J, Malcherek K, Schuphan I (1997): Biotransformation of [ring-U-14C]atrazine to dealkylated and hydroxylated metabolites in cell-suspension cultures. Weed Res. 37, 401-410.


Hollert H, Dürr M, Dörr I, Erdinger L, Zipperle J, Braunbeck T (1996): Toxikologische und ökotoxikologische Untersuchung und Bewertung der Kompartimente in Fließgewässern mit Hilfe von Zellkulturen aus Fischen. Veröff. PAÖ, ISSN 0943-0660, 16: 469-488.

Klüttgen B, Kuntz N, Ratte HT (1996): Combined effects of 3,4-dichloroaniline and food concentration on life table data of two related cladocerans, Daphnia magna and Ceriodaphnia quadrangula. Chemosphere 32, 2015-2028.

Krüger A, Ketel DH, Schmidt B (1996): Unkrautbekämpfung mit angepaßten Aufwandmengen. Z. PflKrankh. Pfl.Schutz, Sonderh. 15, 455 - 461.

Ratte HT (1996): Statistical implications of end-point selection and inspection interval in the Daphnia reproduction test - a simulation study. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 15, 1831-1843.


Braunbeck T, Berbner T, Bieberstein U, Erdinger L, Geier V, Hollert H, Leist E, Rahmann N, Zipperle J (1995): Toxikologische und ökotoxikologische Untersuchung und Bewertung verschiedener Kompartimente in Fließgewässern mit Hilfe eines mehrstufigen Prüfsystems mit Zellkulturen aus Fischen. Veröff. PAÖ, ISSN 0943-0660, 12, 345-358.

Heim K, Schuphan I, Schmidt B (1995): Behaviour of [14C]-4-nitrophenol and [14C]-3,4-dichloroaniline in laboratory sediment-water systems. Part II. Desorption experiments and identification of sorptive fraction. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 14, 755-761.

Knops M, Schuphan I, Schmidt B (1995): Biotransformation of 4-nitrophenol by a fermenter grown cell suspension culture of soybean (Glycine max) - Isolation and identification of conjugates. Plant Sci. 109, 215-224.

Schenk T, Schuphan I, Schmidt B (1995): High-performance liquid chromatographic determination of the rhamnolipids produced by Pseudomonas aeruginosa. J. Chromatogr. A 693, 7-13.

van der Krol D, Schuphan I, Thiede B, Schmidt B (1995): Metabolism of [Ring-2,6-14C]parathion in plant cell suspension cultures of carrot (Daucus carota), purple foxglove (Digitalis purpurea), soybean, thornapple (Datura stramonium) and wheat (Triticum aestivum). Pestic. Sci. 45, 143-152.


Bockers M, Rivero C, Thiede B, Jankowski T, Schmidt B (1994): Uptake, translocation and metabolism of 3,4-dichloroaniline in soybean (Glycine max. L.) and wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) plants. Z. Naturforsch. 49c, 719-726.

Goser B, Ratte HT (1994): Experimental evidence of negative interference in Daphnia magna. Oecologia 98, 354-361.

Heim K, Schuphan I, Schmidt B (1994): Behaviour of [14C]-4-nitrophenol and [14C]-3,4-dichloroaniline in laboratory sediment-water systems. Part I. Metabolic fate and partitioning of radioactivity. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 13, 879-888.

Klüttgen B, Dülmer U, Engels M, Ratte HT (2004): ADaM, an artificial freshwater for the culture of zooplankton. Water Research 28, 743-746.

Klüttgen B, Ratte HT (1994): Effects of different food doses on cadmium toxicity to Daphnia magna. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 13, 1619-1627.

Schmidt B, Thiede B, Rivero C (1994): Metabolism of the pesticide metabolites 4-nitrophenol and 3,4-dichloroaniline in carrot (Daucus carota L.) cell suspension cultures: identification of metabolites and time - Course Studies. Pestic. Sci. 40, 231-238.


Hommen U, Poethke HJ, Dülmer U, Ratte HT (1993): Simulation-models to predict ecological risk of toxins in fresh-water systems. Ices Journal of Marine Science 50, 337-347.

Schenk T, Schmidt B (1993): Synthesis of [5-14C]-dodecane and [8-14C]-hexadecane. J. Label. Compd. Radiopharm. 33, 881-889.

Schmidt B, Rivero C, Thiede B, Schenk T (1993): Metabolism of 4-nitrophenol in soybean excised leaves, and cell suspension cultures of soybean and wheat. J. Plant Physiol. 141, 641-646.

Schwiening S, Schmidt B, Schuphan I (1993): Wasser-, Sediment- und Fischuntersuchungen zur Erkennung von Belastungen mit polychlorierten Biphenylen (PCB) im Längsverlauf der Inde. Vom Wasser 80, 123-135.


Ebing W, Haque A, Frost M, Schuphan I, Schmidt B, Harms H, Langebartels C, Scheel D, v. d. Trenck KT, Sandermann H (1992): Prüfung des Rückstandsverhaltens - Schnelltest zur Metabolisierbarkeit und zum Abbau von organischen Pflanzenschutzmittelwirkstoffen in pflanzlichen Zellkulturen. Richtlinien für die Prüfung von Pflanzenschutzmitteln im Zulassungsverfahren, Teil IV. Biologische Bundesanstalt für Land und Forstwirtschaft, Braunschweig, Bundesrepublik Deutschland.

Gareis C, Rivero C, Schuphan I, Schmidt B (1992): Plant metabolism of xenobiotics. Comparison of the metabolism of 3,4-dichloroaniline in soybean excised leaves and soybean cell suspension cultures. Z. Naturforsch. 47c, 823-829.

Heimbach F, Pflueger W, Ratte HT (1992): Use of small artificial ponds for assessment of hazards to aquatic ecosystems. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 11, 27-34.


Buns M, Ratte HT (1991): The combined effects of temperature and food-consumption on body-weight, egg-production and developmental time in Chaoborus crystallinus De Geer (Diptera, Chaoboridae) - Some new evidence for the adaptive value of vertical migration. Oecologia 88, 470-476.

Hommen U, Ratte H, Poethke HJ (1991): Modeling a mesocosm plankton community after insecticide application - a 1st approach. Systems analysis modelling simulation 8, 821-828.

Seitz A, Ratte HT (1991): Aquatic ecotoxicology - on the problems of extrapolation from laboratory experiments with individuals and populations to community effects in the field. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. C: Pharmacol. Toxicol. 100, 301-304.


Schuphan I, Schmidt B, Veit P (1990): Pesticide metabolism and degradation in plants. Gesunde Pflanzen 42, 276-280.


Erb D, Neumann D, Ratte HT: Diurnal vertical migration of Chaoborus crystallinus (Diptera, Culicimorpha) in shallow waters. Entomologia generalis 5, 163-168.


Aral Sea: An Ecological Disaster Zone with Impact on Human Health.
Erdinger L, Hollert H, Eckl P

2011 | In Encyclopedia of Environmental Health. Edited by Jerome ON. Burlington: Elsevier; 2011: 136-144

Semi-Field Methods for the Environmental Risk Assessment of Pesticides in Soil
Schaeffer A, van den Brink P, Heimbach F, Hoy SP, de Jong FMW, Römbke J, Roß-Nickoll M, Sousa JP

2011 | CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group

Soil Biochemistry
Haider K, Schäffer A

2009 | Science Publishers, 116 pp.

Ein Fuzzy-Logik basiertes Expertsystem zur Klassifizierung von Sedimenten unter Verwendung von In-vitro-Biotestergebnissen.
Keiter S, Braunbeck T, Heise S, Pudenz S, Manz W, Hollert H

2009 |  In: Verfahren der ökotoxikologischen (Risiko-)Bewertung in der Umwelt-sicherung: Symposium am 26. Februar 2008 in Koblenz / Hrsg.: Bundesanstalt für Gewässer-kunde. - Koblenz: Veranstaltungen / Bundesanstalt für Gewässerkunde, 5.2009, 54-66.

Modellierung von Landschaftsentwicklungsszenarien der Offenlandflächen im Nationalpark Eifel unter Berücksichtigung verschiedener Managementvarianten (Grasland Sukzessions-Modell).
Lennartz G, Siehoff S, Roß-Nickoll M, Preuss TG

2009 |  In: Finck P, Riecken U, Schröder E (ed): Offenlandmanagement außerhalb landwirtschaftlicher Nutzflächen. German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN), Bonn, Germany.

Lokale Referenzzustände für stehende Kleingewässer: Wiedervernässte Palsen im Hohen Venn (Hautes-Fagnes, Belgium/Germany).
Ottermanns R

2008 |  In: F. Lennartz (Hrsg.): Naturschutz und Freizeitgesellschaft, Band 8: Renaturierung - Programmatik und Effektivitätsmessung. Academia Verlag, Sankt Augustin: 44-59.

Prioritisation at catchment scale, risk ranking at local scale: suggested approaches.
Babut M, Oen A, Hollert H, Apitz SE, Heise S, White S

2007 | Chap 8 -  In: Heise S (ed): Risk management & communication. Elsevier Publishers, 107-150.

Influence of hydrodynamics on sediment ecotoxicity
Hollert H, Duerr M, Haag I, Wölz J, Hilscherova K, Blaha L, Gerbersdorf, S

2007 | In: Förstner, U & Westrich, B (Eds): Sediment dynamics and pollutant mobility in rivers - Interdisciplinary approach. Springer-Verlag Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 401-416.

Untersuchungen zur Habitatbindung aquatischer Wanzen und Käfer in stehenden Kleingewässern von Heide- und Niedermoorgebieten des linken Niederrheins (Hemiptera-Heteroptera: Nepomorpha; Coleoptera: Hydradephaga, Hydrophiloidea).
Gergs A

2006 | Akademische Edition Umweltforschung, Band 36: ISBN: 3-8322-5062-X

Community Level Aquatic System Studies - Interpretation Criteria.
Giddings JM, Brock TCM, Heger W, Heimbach F, Maund SJ, Norman SM, Ratte HT, Schäfers C, Streloke M.

2002 | Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), pp. 43, ISBN 1-880611-49-x

Umwandlung und Abbau von Pflanzenbehandlungsmitteln im Boden - Auswirkungen auf die Umwelt.
Haider K, Schäffer A

2000 | Enke im Thieme Verlag, 224 pp.

Chemie der Geo-Bio-Sphäre, deutsche Übersetzung von P. O´Neill: Environmental Chemistry.
Haider K, Schäffer A

1998 | Enke Verlag, 230 pp.


Assessing the risks of pesticides to soil communities using terrestrial model ecosystems.
Scholz-Starke B

2013 | Dissertation, RWTH Aachen University. pp. 291.

Mustererkennung, Dimensionsreduktion und statistische Modellierung in der Ökologie - dargestellt am Beispiel der Lebensgemeinschaften grasiger Feldraine in deutschen Agrarlandschaften.
Ottermanns R

2008 | Studien zur Mustererkennung, Band 27. Logos Verlag, Berlin. ISBN 978-3-8325-2032-8.