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(63) Moisander PH, Daley M, Shoemaker KM, Kolte V, Sharma G, Garlick K. 2022. Nitrogen fixation influenced by phosphorus and nitrogen availability in the benthic bloom-forming cyanobacterium Hydrocoleum sp. identified in a temperate marine lagoon. Journal of Phycology DOI: 10.1111/jpy.13244

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(62) Meiler S, Britten GL, Dutkiewicz S, Gradoville MR, Moisander PH, Jahn O, Follows MJ. 2022. Constraining uncertainties of diazotroph biogeography from nifH gene abundance. Limnology and Oceanography DOI: 10.1002/lno.12036

https://aslopubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/lno.12036

(61) Naik A, Smithers M, Moisander PH. 2022. Impacts of UV-C irradiation on marine biofilm community succession. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 88:4

DOI: 10.1128/aem.02298-21

https://journals.asm.org/doi/10.1128/aem.02298-21

(60) Hallstrøm S, Benavides M, Salamon E, Evans CW, Potts LJ, Granger J, Tobias CR, Moisander PH, Riemann L. 2021. Pelagic N2 fixation dominated by sediment diazotrophic communities in a shallow temperate estuary. Limnology and Oceanography DOI: 10.1002/lno.11997

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(59) Moisander PH. 2021. Practicing critical thinking in undergraduate microbiology classes by presenting news stories with data evidence. Journal of Microbiology & Biology Education 9:e00171-21. DOI: 10.1128/jmbe.00171-21

https://journals.asm.org/doi/full/10.1128/jmbe.00171-21

(58) Kamensky KM, Hellum AM, Mukherjee R, Naik AT, Moisander PH. 2020. Underwater shear-based grooming of marine biofouling using a non-contact Bernoulli pad device. Biofouling 36(8): 951-964. DOI: 10.1080/08927014.2020.1834539.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/08927014.2020.1834539?journalCode=gbif20

(57) Palter J, Ames E, Benavides M, Goncalves A, Granger J, Moisander PH, Watkins K, White A. 2020. Nitrogen fixation in and near Gulf Stream. Geophysical Research Letters 47: e2020GL089103. DOI: 10.1029/2020GL089103

https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1029/2020GL089103

(56) Shoemaker KM, McCliment E, Moisander PH. 2020. Copepod-associated Gammaproteobacterial alkaline phosphatases in the North Atlantic Subtropical Gyre. Frontiers in Microbiology 11: 1033. DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2020.01033

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fmicb.2020.01033/full

(55) Nuttall RA, Sharma G, Moisander PH. 2020. Draft genome sequence of Marinobacter hydrocarbonoclasticus NCT7M, obtained from a marine copepod. Microbiology Resource Announcements 9(11) e01459-19. DOI:10.1128/MRA.01459-19

https://journals.asm.org/doi/full/10.1128/MRA.01459-19

(54) Benavides M, Duhamel S, Van Wambeke F, Shoemaker KM, Moisander PH, Salamon E, Riemann L, Bonnet S. 2020. Dissolved organic matter stimulates N2 fixation and nifH gene expression in Trichodesmium. FEMS Microbiology Letters 364: fnaa034. DOI:10.1093/femsle/fnaa034

https://academic.oup.com/femsle/article/367/4/fnaa034/5743415

(53) White AE, Granger J, Selden C, Gradoville MR, Potts L, Bourbonnais A, Fulweiler RW, Knapp AN, Mohr W, Moisander PH, Tobias CR, Caffin, M, Wilson ST, Benavides M, Bonnet S, Mulholland M, and Chang BX. 2020. A critical review of the 15N2 tracer method to measure diazotrophic production in pelagic ecosystems. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods 18(4): 129-147. DOI:10.1002/lom3.10353

https://aslopubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/lom3.10353

(52) Moisander PH, Ochiai M. 2020. Draft genome sequence of a non-microcystin-producing Microcystis aeruginosa KLA2 isolated from a freshwater reservoir in Northern California, USA. Microbiology Resource Announcements 9(3): e01086-19. DOI: 10.1128/MRA.01086-19

https://journals.asm.org/doi/10.1128/MRA.01086-19

(51) Nuttall RA, Sharma G, Moisander PH. 2019. Draft genome sequence of Vibrio cyclitrophicus NCT10V, cultivated from the microbiome of a marine copepod. Microbiology Resource Announcements 8(44): e01208-19. DOI: 10.1128/MRA.01208-19  https://journals.asm.org/doi/10.1128/MRA.01208-19

(50) Shoemaker KM, Duhamel S, Moisander PH. 2019. Copepods promote microbial community change in surrounding seawater through farming and nutrient enrichment. Environmental Microbiology 21(10): 3737-3750. DOI: 10.1111/1462-2920.14723

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(49) Moisander PH, Shoemaker KM, Daley M, McCliment E, Larkum J, Altabet MA. 2018. Copepod-associated Gammaproteobacteria respire nitrate in the open ocean surface layers. Frontiers in Microbiology 9:2390. DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.02390

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fmicb.2018.02390/full

(48) Benavides M, Shoemaker KM, Moisander PH, Niggemann J, Dittmar T, Duhamel S, Grosso O, Pujo-Pay M, Helias-Nunige S, Fumenia A, Bonnet S. 2018. Aphotic N2 fixation along an oligotrophic to ultraoligotrophic transect in the Western Tropical South Pacific Ocean. Biogeosciences. DOI: 10.5194/bg-15-3107-2018

https://bg.copernicus.org/articles/15/3107/2018/

(47) Moisander PH, Benavides M, Berman-Frank I, Bonnet S, White A, Riemann L. 2017. Chasing after non-cyanobacterial nitrogen fixation in marine pelagic environments. Frontiers in Microbiology 8:1736. DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.01736

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fmicb.2017.01736/full

(46) Berthelot H, Benavides M, Moisander PH, Grosso O, Bonnet S. 2017. High nitrogen fixation rates in the particulate and dissolved pools in the Western Tropical Pacific. Geophysical Research Letters 44: 8414-8423. DOI: 10.1002/2017GL073856

https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2017GL073856

(45) Shoemaker KM, Moisander PH. 2017. Seasonal variation in the copepod gut microbiome in the subtropical North Atlantic Ocean. Environmental Microbiology 19: 3087-3097. DOI: 10.1111/1462-2920.13780

https://sfamjournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1462-2920.13780

(44) Daley MC, Urban-Rich J, Moisander PH. 2016. Bacterial associations with the hydromedusa Nemopsis bachei and scyphomedusa Aurelia aurita from the North Atlantic Ocean. Marine Biology Research 12(10):1088-1100. DOI:10.1080/17451000.2016.1228974

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/17451000.2016.1228974?journalCode=smar20

(43) Benavides M, Moisander PH, Daley MC, Bode A, Aristegui J. 2016. Longitudinal variability of diazotrophs in the subtropical North Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Plankton Research 38:662-672

https://academic.oup.com/plankt/article/38/3/662/2223445

(42) Benavides M, Moisander PH, Berthelot H, Dittmar T, Grosso O, Bonnet S. 2015. Mesopelagic heterotrophic N2 fixation related to organic matter composition in the Solomon and Bismarck Seas (Southwest Pacific). PLoS ONE 10(12): e0143775.

https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0143775

(41) Moisander PH, Sexton AD, Daley MC. 2015. Stable associations masked by temporal variability in the marine copepod microbiome. PLoS ONE 10(9): e0138967

https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0138967

(40) Severin I, Bentzon-Tilia M, Moisander PH, Riemann L. 2015. Nitrogenase expression in estuarine bacterioplankton influenced by organic carbon and availability of oxygen. FEMS Microbiology Letters 326(14): fnv105 

https://academic.oup.com/femsle/article/362/14/fnv105/739981

(39) Shoemaker KM, Moisander PH. 2015. Microbial diversity in association of copepods in the North Atlantic subtropical gyre. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 91(7): fiv064

https://academic.oup.com/femsec/article/91/7/fiv064/603964?login=false

(38) Scavotto R, Dziallas C, Benzon-Tilia M, Riemann L, Moisander PH. 2015. Nitrogen-fixing bacteria associated with copepods in the coastal waters of the North Atlantic Ocean. Environmental Microbiology 17(10): 3754-3765

https://sfamjournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1462-2920.12777

(37) Dabundo R, Lehmann MF, Treibergs L, Tobias CR, Altabet MA, Moisander PH, Granger J. 2014. Contamination of commercial 15N2 gas stocks with 15N-labeled nitrate and ammonium and consequences for N2 fixation measurements. PLoS ONE 9(10): e110335.

https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0110335

(36) Moisander PH, Serros T, Paerl RW, Beinart RA, Zehr JP. 2014. Gammaproteobacterial diazotrophs and nifH expression in surface waters of the South Pacific Ocean. The ISME Journal 8: 1962-1973

https://www.nature.com/articles/ismej201449

(35) Luo Y-W, Doney SC, Anderson LA, Benavides M, Bode A, Bonnet S, Bostrom K, Bottjer D, Capone DG, Carpenter EJ, Chen YL, Church MJ, Dore JE, Falcon LI, Fernandez A, Foster RA, Furuya K, Kitajima S, Langlois RJ, LaRoche J, Letelier RM, Maranon E, McGillicuddy DJ, Moisander PH, Moore MC, Mourino-Carballido B, Mulholland MR, Needoba JA, Orcutt KM, Poulton AJ, Raimbault P, Rees AP, Riemann L, Shiozaki T, Subramaniam A, Tyrrell T, Turk-Kubo, KA, Varela M, Villareal TA, Webb EA, White AE, Wu J, Zehr JP. 2012. Database of diazotrophs in global ocean: Abundances, biomass and nitrogen fixation rates. Earth System Science Data 4:47-73

https://essd.copernicus.org/articles/4/47/2012/

(34) Mulholland MR, Filippino KC, Bernhardt PW, Blanco J, Mondragon E, Turk K, Moisander PH, Zehr JP. 2012. Rates of dinitrogen fixation and the abundance of diazotrophs in North Atlantic coastal waters between Cape Hatteras and Georges Bank. Limnol Oceanogr 57:1067-1083

https://aslopubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.4319/lo.2012.57.4.1067

(33) Moisander PH, Cheshire LA, Braddy J, Calandrino L, Hoffman M, Piehler MF, Paerl HW. 2012. Facultative diazotrophy increases competitive strength of Cylindrospermopsis raciborskii under fluctuating nitrogen availability. FEMS Microbiol Ecol 79:800-811

https://academic.oup.com/femsec/article/79/3/800/493273

(32) Moisander PH, Zhang RF, Boyle EA, Hewson I, Montoya JP, Zehr JP. 2012. Analogous nutrient limitations in unicellular diazotrophs and Prochlorococcus in the South Pacific Ocean. The ISME Journal 6:733-744.(First online 2011)

https://www.nature.com/articles/ismej2011152

(31) Bombar D, Moisander PH, Dippner JW, Foster RA, Voss M, Karfield B, Zehr JP. 2011.

Distribution of diazotrophic micro-organisms and nifH gene expression in the Mekong River plume during intermonsoon. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 424:39-U55.

https://www.int-res.com/articles/meps2010/424/m424p039.pdf

(30) Moisander PH, Beinart RA, Hewson I, White A, Johnson K, Carlson C, Montoya JM, Zehr JP. 2010. Unicellular cyanobacterial distributions broaden the oceanic N2 fixation domain. Science 327:1512-1514.

https://www.science.org/doi/10.1126/science.1185468

(29) Moisander PH, Lehman PW, Ochiai M, Corum S. 2009. Diversity of Microcystis aeruginosa in the Klamath River and San Francisco Bay delta, California. Aquat Micr Ecol 57:19-31.

http://www.int-res.com/abstracts/ame/v57/n1/p19-31/

(28) Moisander PH, Ochiai M, Lincoff A. 2009. Nutrient limitation of Microcystis aeruginosa in northern California Klamath River reservoirs. Harmful Algae 8:889-897.

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S1568988309000572

(27) Hewson I, Poretsky R, Beinart RA, White A, Shi T, Bench SR, Moisander PH, Paerl RW, Tripp HJ, Montoya JP,Moran MA and JP Zehr. 2009. In situ transcriptomic analysis of the globally important keystone N2-fixing taxon Crocosphaera watsonii in the Southwest Pacific Ocean. The ISME Journal 3:618-631.

https://www.nature.com/articles/ismej20098

(26) Zehr JP, Hewson I, Moisander PH. 2009. Molecular biology techniques and applications for ocean sensing. Ocean Science 5:101-113.

https://os.copernicus.org/articles/5/101/2009/

(25) Piehler MF, Dyble J, Moisander PH, Chapman AD, Hendrickson J, and Paerl HW. 2009. Interactions between nitrogen dynamics and the phytoplankton community in Lake George, Florida, USA.  Lake and Reservoir Management 25:1-14.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/07438140802714288

(24) Moisander PH, Paerl HW, Zehr JP. 2008. Effects of inorganic nitrogen on taxa-specific cyanobacterial growth and nifH expression in a subtropical estuary. Limnol Oceanogr 53:2519-2432.

(23) Moisander PH, Beinart RA, Voss M, Zehr JP. 2008. Diversity and abundance of diazotrophs in the South China Sea during intermonsoon.  The ISME Journal 2:954-967.

https://www.nature.com/articles/ismej200851

(22) Moisander PH, Paerl HW, Dyble J, Sivonen K. 2007. Phosphorus limitation and diel control in nitrogen-fixing cyanobacteria in the Baltic Sea.  Mar Ecol Prog Ser 345:41-50.

https://www.int-res.com/abstracts/meps/v345/p41-50/

(21) Hewson I, Moisander PH, Morrison AE, Zehr JP. 2007. Diazotrophic bacterioplankton in a coral reef lagoon: Phylogeny, diel expression, and response to phosphate enrichment. The ISME Journal 1:78-91.

https://www.nature.com/articles/ismej20075

(20) Moisander PH, Morrison AE, Ward BB, Jenkins BD, Zehr JP. 2007. Spatial-temporal variability in diazotroph assemblages in Chesapeake Bay using an oligonucleotide nifH microarray. Environ Microbiol 9:1823-1835.

https://sfamjournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1462-2920.2007.01304.x

(19) Hewson I, Moisander PH, Achilles KA, Carlson CA, Jenkins BD, Mondragon EA, Morrison AE, Zehr JP. 2007. Characteristics of diazotrophs in epi-to abyssopelagic waters of the Sargasso Sea.  Aquat Micr Ecol 46:15-30.

https://www.int-res.com/abstracts/ame/v46/n1/p15-30/

(18) Sivonen K, Halinen K, Sihvonen L, Koskenniemi K, Sinkko H, Rantasärkkä K, Moisander PH and Lyra C. 2007. Microbiological diversity and function in the Baltic Sea with emphasis on cyanobacteria. Ambio 36 (2-3):180-185.

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/17520932/

(17) Moisander PH, Shiue L, Steward G, Jenkins BD, Bebout BM, Zehr JP. 2006. Application of a nifH oligonucleotide microarray for profiling diversity of N2-fixing microorganisms in marine microbial mats. Environ Microbiol 8:1721-1735.

https://sfamjournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1462-2920.2006.01108.x

(16) Moisander PH, Piehler MF, Paerl HW. 2005. Diversity and activity of epiphytic nitrogen-fixers on standing dead stems of the salt marsh grass Spartina alterniflora. Aquat Micr Ecol 39: 271-279.

https://www.int-res.com/articles/ame2005/39/a039p271.pdf

(15) Paerl, HW, Piehler MF, Valdes L, Dyble J, Moisander PH, Pinckney JL, Steppe TF. 2005. Determining anthropogenic and climatically-induced change in aquatic ecosystems using microbial indicators: An integrative approach. Verh Internat Verein Limnol 29:89-113.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/03680770.2005.11901977

(14) Moisander PH, Steppe TF, Hall NS, Kuparinen J, Paerl HW. 2003. Variability in nitrogen and phosphorus limitation for Baltic Sea phytoplankton during nitrogen-fixing cyanobacterial blooms. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 262:81-95.

https://www.int-res.com/abstracts/meps/v262/p81-95/

(13) Paerl HW, Valdes LM, Pinckney JL, Piehler MF, Dyble J Moisander PH. 2003. Phytoplankton photopigments as indicators of estuarine and coastal eutrophication. Bioscience 53:953-964.

https://academic.oup.com/bioscience/article/53/10/953/254928

(12) Paerl HW, Dyble J, Moisander PH, Noble RT, Piehler MF, Pinckney JL, Twomey LJ, Valdes LM. 2003. Microbial indicators of aquatic ecosystem change: Current applications to eutrophication studies. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 1561:1-14.

https://academic.oup.com/femsec/article/46/3/233/520003

(11) Moisander PH, Hench JL, Kononen K, Paerl HW. 2002. Small-scale shear effects on heterocystous cyanobacteria. Limnol Oceanogr 47:109-119.

https://aslopubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.4319/lo.2002.47.1.0108

(10) Moisander PH, McClinton E, Paerl HW. 2002. Salinity effects on growth, photosynthetic parameters, and nitrogenase activity in estuarine planktonic cyanobacteria. Micr Ecol 43:432-442.

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00248-001-1044-2

(9) Hietanen S, Moisander PH, Kuparinen J, Tuominen L. 2002. No sign of denitrification in a Baltic Sea cyanobacterial bloom. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 242:73-82.

https://www.int-res.com/abstracts/meps/v242/p73-82/

(8) Piehler MF, Dyble J, Moisander PH, Pinckney JL, Paerl HW. 2002. Effects of modified nutrient concentrations and ratios on the structure and function of the native phytoplankton community in the Neuse River Estuary, North Carolina, USA. Aquat Ecol 36:371-385.

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1023/A:1016529015349?noAccess=true

(7) MacGregor BJ, Van Mooy B, Baker BJ, Mellon M, Moisander PH, Paerl HW, Zehr J, Hollander D, Stahl DA.  2001. Microbiological, molecular biological, and stable isotopic evidence for nitrogen fixation in the open waters of Lake Michigan. Environ Microbiol 3:205-219.

https://sfamjournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1046/j.1462-2920.2001.00180.x

(6) Paerl HW, Fulton R, Moisander PH, Dyble J. 2001. Harmful freshwater algal blooms, with an emphasis on cyanobacteria. The Scientific World 1:76-113.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6083932/

(5) Moisander PH, Paerl HW. 2000. Growth, primary productivity, and nitrogen fixation potential of Nodularia spp. (Cyanophyceae) in water from a subtropical estuary in the United States. J Phycol 36:645-658.

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1046/j.1529-8817.2000.99227.x

(4) Kononen K, Huttunen M, Kanoshina I, Laanemets J, Moisander P, Pavelson J. 1999. Spatial and temporal variability of a dinoflagellate-cyanobacterium community under a complex hydrodynamical regime: a case study at the entrance to the Gulf of Finland. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 186:43-57.

https://www.int-res.com/articles/meps/186/m186p043.pdf

(3) Moisander P, Kononen K, Rantajärvi E, Huttunen, M. 1997. Phytoplankton community in relation to salinity fronts at the entrance to the Gulf of Finland, Baltic Sea. Ophelia 46:187-203.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00785326.1997.10432878

(2) Lehtimäki J, Moisander P, Sivonen K, Kononen K. 1997. Growth, nitrogen fixation, and nodularin production by two Baltic Sea cyanobacteria. Appl Environ Microbiol 63:1647-1656.

https://journals.asm.org/doi/10.1128/aem.63.5.1647-1656.1997

(1) Moisander P, Lehtimäki J, Sivonen K, Kononen K. 1996. Comparison of 15N2 and acetylene reduction methods for the measurement of nitrogen fixation by Baltic Sea cyanobacteria. Phycologia 35(6 Suppl):140-146.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.2216/i0031-8884-35-6S-140.1

Published book chapters and other publications

(5) Moisander PH. 2021. Book Review. Marine Nitrogen Fixation by Zehr and Capone. Journal of Plankton Research. 43(4): 624-625. DOI: 10.1093/plankt/fbab046

https://academic.oup.com/plankt/article/43/4/624/6317395

(4) Zehr JP, Church MJ, Moisander PH. 2006. Diversity, distribution, and biogeochemical significance of nitrogen-fixing microorganisms in anoxic and suboxic ocean environments. pp.337-371. In: Neritin LN (ed) Past and present water column anoxia. NATO Science Series IV. Vol 64. Springer.

(3) Paerl HW, Dyble J, Pinckney JL, Valdes LM, Millie DF, Moisander PH, Morris JT, Bendis B, Piehler MF. 2005. Using microalgal indicators to assess human and climatically induced ecological changes in estuaries. pp. 145-174. In: Bortone SA (ed) Estuarine Indicators. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, USA.

(2) Moisander P. 2003. Cyanobacterial blooms in the Baltic Sea: a sum of multiple factors (In Finnish), pp 75-78. In: Walls, M. & Rönkä, M. (eds). Veden varassa – Suomen Vesiluonnon monimuotoisuus (Biodiversity of Finnish Aquatic Ecosystems). Edita. Helsinki, Finland. ISBN 951-37-3849-3.

(1) Moisander P. 2002. Toxic algae cross international borders (In Finnish). In: H. Lumme (ed.), Lue ja Opi Suomeksi 2 (Read and Learn in Finnish 2). Tietosanoma Oy. Gummerus Kirjapaino Oy, Jyväskylä, Finland. Pp. 122-123. ISBN 951-885-206-5.