Publications 2018
  1. Barhoumi, B., Castro-Jiménez, J., Guigue, C., Goutx, M., Sempéré, R., Derouiche, A., Achour, A., Touil, S., Driss, M.R., Tedetti, M., 2018. "Levels and risk assessment of hydrocarbons and organochlorines in aerosols from a north African coastal city (Bizerte, Tunisia)." Environmental Pollution 240: 422-431.

  2. Ben Ouada, S., R. Ben Ali, C. Leboulanger, H. Ben Ouada and S. Sayadi (2018). "Effect of Bisphenol A on the extremophilic microalgal strain Picocystis sp. (Chlorophyta) and its high BPA removal ability." Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 158: 1-8.

  3. Ben Ouada, S., R. Ben Ali, C. Leboulanger, H. Zaghden, S. Choura, H. Ben Ouada and S. Sayadi (2018). "Effect and removal of bisphenol A by two extremophilic microalgal strains (Chlorophyta)." Journal of Applied Phycology. DOI: 10.1007/s10811-017-1386-x

  4. Couet, D., O. Pringault, C. Bancon-Montigny, N. Briant, F. E. Poulichet, S. Delpoux, O. K. D. Yahia, B. Hela, M. Charaf, F. Herve, G. Rovillon, Z. Amzil and M. Laabir (2018). "Effects of copper and butyltin compounds on the growth, photosynthetic activity and toxin production of two HAB dinoflagellates: The planktonic Alexandrium catenella and the benthic Ostreopsis cf. ovata." Aquatic Toxicology 196: 154-167.

  5. Drira, Z., Kmiha-Megdiche, S., Sahnoun, H., Pagano, M., Tedetti, M., Ayadi, H., 2018. "Water quality affects the structure of copepod assemblages in the Sfax Southern coast (Tunisia, Southern Mediterranean Sea)." Marine and Freshwater Research 69(2): 220-231.

  6. Fadhlaoui, K., W. Ben Hania, F. Armougom, M. Bartoli, M. L. Fardeau, G. Erauso, G. Brasseur, C. Aubert, M. Hamdi, C. Brochier-Armanet, A. Dolla and B. Ollivier (2018). "Obligate sugar oxidation in Mesotoga spp., phylum Thermotogae, in the presence of either elemental sulfur or hydrogenotrophic sulfate-reducers as electron acceptor." Environmental Microbiology 20(1): 281-292.

  7. Fourati, R., M. Tedetti, C. Guigue, M. Goutx, H. Zaghden, S. Sayadi and B. Elleuch (2018). "Natural and anthropogenic particulate-bound aliphatic and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in surface waters of the Gulf of Gabes (Tunisia, southern Mediterranean Sea)." Environmental Science and Pollution Research 25(3): 2476-2494.

  8. Fourati, R., Tedetti, M., Guigue, C., Goutx, M., Garcia, N., Zaghden, H., Sayadi, S., Elleuch, B., 2018. "Sources and spatial distribution of dissolved aliphatic and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in surface coastal waters from the Gulf of Gabès (Tunisia, Southern Mediterranean Sea)." Progress in Oceanography 163: 232-247.

  9. Goni-Urriza M, Moussard H, Lafabrie H, Carré C, Bouvy M, Sakka Hlaili A, Pringault O (2018) Consequences of contamination on the interactions between phytoplankton and bacterioplankton. Chemosphere 195:211-222. doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.12.053

  10. Meddeb, M., B. Grami, A. Chaalali, M. Haraldsson, N. Niquil, O. Pringault and A. S. Hlaili (2018). "Plankton food-web functioning in anthropogenically impacted coastal waters (SW Mediterranean Sea): An ecological network analysis." Progress in Oceanography 162: 66-82.

  11. M'Rabet, C., O. Pringault, H. Zmerli-Triki, H. Ben Gharbia, D. Couet and O. K. D. Yahia (2018). "Impact of two plastic-derived chemicals, the Bisphenol A and the di-2-ethylhexyl phthalate, exposure on the marine toxic dinoflagellate Alexandrium pacificum." Marine Pollution Bulletin 126: 241-249.

  12. Salhi, N., H. Zmerli Triki, J. C. Molinero, M. Laabir, E. Sehli, A. Bellaaj-Zouari, N. Daly Yahia and O. Kefi-Daly Yahia (2018). "Seasonal variability of picophytoplankton under contrasting environments in northern Tunisian coasts, southwestern Mediterranean Sea." Marine Pollution Bulletin 129(2): 866-874.

  13. Souissi M, Laabidi R, Aissa P, Pringault O, Ben Said O, (2018) Influence of Bizerte city wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) on abundance and antibioresistance of culturable heterotrophic and fecal indicator bacteria of Bizerte Lagoon (Tunisia) Ecotox and Environ Saf 148:201-210 doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2017.10.002


Publications 2017

  1. Ben Gharbia, H., O. K. D. Yahia, P. Cecchi, E. Masseret, Z. Amzil, F. Herve, G. Rovillon, H. Nouri, C. M'Rabet, D. Couet, H. Z. Triki and M. Laabir (2017). "New insights on the species-specific allelopathic interactions between macrophytes and marine HAB dinoflagellates." Plos One 12(11).

  2. Ben Othman, H., O. Pringault, H. Louati, A. S. Hlaili and C. Leboulanger (2017). "Impact of contaminated sediment elutriate on coastal phytoplankton community (Thau lagoon, Mediterranean Sea, France)." Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 486: 1-12.

  3. Bejaoui B., Solidoro C., Harzallah A., Chevalier C., Chapelle A., Zaaboub N., Aleya L. (2017). 3D modeling of phytoplankton seasonal variation and nutrient budget in a southern Mediterranean Lagoon. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 114 (2), 962-976. ISSN 0025-326X

  4. Castro-Jimenez, J., B. Barhoumi, A. Paluselli, M. Tedetti, B. Jimenez, J. Munoz-Arnanz, H. Wortham, M. R. Driss and R. Sempere (2017). "Occurrence, Loading, and Exposure of Atmospheric Particle-Bound POPs at the African and European Edges of the Western Mediterranean Sea." Environmental Science & Technology 51(22): 13180-13189.

  5. Drira, Z., Kmiha-Megdiche, S., Sahnoun, H., Tedetti, M., Pagano, M., Ayadi, H., 2017. "Copepod assemblages as a bioindicator of environmental quality in three coastal marine areas under contrasted anthropogenic inputs in the Gulf of Gabes, Tunisia". Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, sous presse, doi:10.1017/S0025315417001515.

  6. Hidouri, S., C. Ensibi, A. Landoulsi and M. N. Daly Yahia-Yahia (2017). "Effects of Chronic Exposure to Silver Nanoparticles on Ruditapes decussatus Gills Using Biochemical Markers." Water Air and Soil Pollution 228(2).

  7. Kharrat, H., F. Karray, M. Bartoli, W. Ben Hnia, N. Mhiri, M. L. Fardeau, F. Bennour, L. Kamoun, D. Alazard and S. Sayadi (2017). "Desulfobulbus aggregans sp nov., a Novel Sulfate Reducing Bacterium Isolated from Marine Sediment from the Gulf of Gabes." Current Microbiology 74(4): 449-454.

  8. Triki, H. Z., M. Laabir, C. Lafabrie, D. Malouche, C. Bancon-Montigny, C. Gonzalez, A. Deidun, O. Pringault and O. K. Daly Yahia-Yahia (2017). "Do the levels of industrial pollutants influence the distribution and abundance of dinoflagellate cysts in the recently-deposited sediment of a Mediterranean coastal ecosystem?" Science of the Total Environment 595: 380-392.

  9. Zaghden, H., M. Tedetti, S. Sayadi, M. M. Serbaji, B. Elleuch and A. Saliot (2017). "Origin and distribution of hydrocarbons and organic matter in the surficial sediments of the Sfax-Kerkennah channel (Tunisia, Southern Mediterranean Sea)." Marine Pollution Bulletin 117(1-2): 414-428.

  10. Zouch, H., F. Karray, F. Armougom, S. Chifflet, A. Hirschler-Rea, H. Kharrat, L. Kamoun, W. Ben Hania, B. Ollivier, S. Sayadi and M. Quemeneur (2017). "Microbial Diversity in Sulfate-Reducing Marine Sediment Enrichment Cultures Associated with Anaerobic Biotransformation of Coastal Stockpiled Phosphogypsum (Sfax, Tunisia)." Frontiers in Microbiology 8.


Publications 2016

  1. Abi-Khalil, C., C. Lopez-Joven, E. Abadie, V. Savar, Z. Amzil, M. Laabir and J. L. Rolland (2016). "Exposure to the Paralytic Shellfish Toxin Producer Alexandrium catenella Increases the Susceptibility of the Oyster Crassostrea gigas to Pathogenic Vibrios." Toxins 8(1).

  2. Ben Salem, F., O. Ben Said, P. Aissa, E. Mahmoudi, M. Monperrus, O. Grunberger and R. Duran (2016). "Pesticides in Ichkeul Lake-Bizerta Lagoon Watershed in Tunisia: use, occurrence, and effects on bacteria and free-living marine nematodes." Environmental Science and Pollution Research 23(1): 36-48.

  3. Ben-Gharbia, H., O. K. D. Yahia, Z. Amzil, N. Chomerat, E. Abadie, E. Masseret, M. Sibat, H. Z. Triki, H. Nouri and M. Laabir (2016). "Toxicity and Growth Assessments of Three Thermophilic Benthic Dinoflagellates (Ostreopsis cf. ovata, Prorocentrum lima and Coolia monotis) Developing in the Southern Mediterranean Basin." Toxins 8(10).

  4. Drira, Z., S. Kmiha-Megdiche, H. Sahnoun, A. Hammami, N. Allouche, M. Tedetti and H. Ayadi (2016). "Assessment of anthropogenic inputs in the surface waters of the southern coastal area of Sfax during spring (Tunisia, Southern Mediterranean Sea)." Marine Pollution Bulletin 104(1-2): 355-363.

  5. Pradel, N., J. L. Cayol, M. L. Fardeau, F. Karray, S. Sayadi, D. Alazard and B. Ollivier (2016). "Analysis of a population of magnetotactic bacteria of the Gulf of Gabes, Tunisia." Environmental Science and Pollution Research 23(5): 4046-4053.

  6. Pringault, O., C. Lafabrie, M. Avezac, C. Bancon-Montigny, C. Carre, M. Chalghaf, S. Delpoux, A. Duvivier, F. Elbaz-Poulichet, C. Gonzalez, P. Got, C. Leboulanger, S. Spinelli, A. S. Hlaili and M. Bouvy (2016). "Consequences of contaminant mixture on the dynamics and functional diversity of bacterioplankton in a southwestern Mediterranean coastal ecosystem." Chemosphere 144: 1060-1073.

  7. Triki, H. Z., M. Laabir, P. Moeller, N. Chomerat and O. K. Daly Yahia-Yahia (2016). "First report of goniodomin A production by the dinoflagellate Alexandrium pseudogonyaulax developing in southern Mediterranean (Bizerte Lagoon, Tunisia)." Toxicon 111: 91-99.



Publications 2015

  1. Ben Hania, W., K. Fadhlaoui, C. Brochier-Armanet, C. Persillon, A. Postec, M. Hamdi, A. Dolla, B. Ollivier, M. L. Fardeau, J. Le Mer and G. Erauso (2015). "Draft genome sequence of Mesotoga strain PhosAC3, a mesophilic member of the bacterial order Thermotogales, isolated from a digestor treating phosphogypsum in Tunisia." Standards in Genomic Sciences 10: 7.

  2. Ben Lamine, Y., O. Pringault, M. Aissi, C. Ensibi, E. Mahmoudi, O. D. Y. Kefi and M. N. D. Yahia (2015). "Environmental controlling factors of copepod communities in the Gulf of Tunis (south western Mediterranean Sea)." Cahiers De Biologie Marine 56(3): 213-229.

  3. Ben Ltaief, T., Z. Drira, I. Hannachi, M. B. Hassen, A. Hamza, M. Pagano and H. Ayadi (2015). "What are the factors leading to the success of small planktonic copepods in the Gulf of Gabes, Tunisia?" Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 95(4): 747-761.

  4. Ben Said, O., H. Louati, A. Soltani, H. Preud'homme, C. Cravo-Laureau, P. Got, O. Pringault, P. Aissa and R. Duran (2015). "Changes of benthic bacteria and meiofauna assemblages during bio-treatments of anthracene-contaminated sediments from Bizerta lagoon (Tunisia)." Environmental Science and Pollution Research 22(20): 15319-15331.

  5. Ensibi C., Pringault, O., Hannaoui W. and Daly Yahia M.N., 2015. Effects of cadmium exposure on reproduction and survival of the planktonic copepod Centropages ponticus. Journal of Marine Sciences Research and Development. http://dx.doi.org/10.4172/2155-9910.1000159

  6. Fadhlaoui, K., W. Ben Hania, A. Postec, G. Fauque, M. Hamdi, B. Ollivier and M. L. Fardeau (2015). "Fusibacter fontis sp nov., a sulfur-reducing, anaerobic bacterium isolated from a mesothermic Tunisian spring." International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 65: 3501-3506.

  7. Fertouna-Bellakhal, M., A. Dhib, A. Fathalli, M. Bellakhal, N. Chomerat, E. Masseret, M. Laabir, S. Turki and L. Aleya (2015). "Alexandrium pacificum Litaker sp nov (Group IV): Resting cyst distribution and toxin profile of vegetative cells in Bizerte Lagoon (Tunisia, Southern Mediterranean Sea)." Harmful Algae 48: 69-82.

  8. Louati, H., O. Ben Said, A. Soltani, C. Cravo-Laureau, R. Duran, P. Aissa, E. Mahmoudi and O. Pringault (2015). "Responses of a free-living benthic marine nematode community to bioremediation of a PAH mixture." Environmental Science and Pollution Research 22(20): 15307-15318.

  9. Necibi, M., N. Mzoughi, M. N. D. Yahia and O. Pringault (2015). "Distributions of organochlorine pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyl in surface water from Bizerte Lagoon, Tunisia." Desalination and Water Treatment 56(10): 2663-2671.

  10. Pradel N, C. J., Fardeau ML, Karray F, Sayadi S, Alazard D, Ollivier B. (2015). "Analysis of a population of magnetotactic bacteria of the Gulf of Gabès, Tunisia." Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 14.

  11. Triki, H. Z., M. Laabir and O. K. Daly Yahia-Yahia (2015). "Life History , Excystment Features, and Growth Chracteristics of the Mediterranean Harmful Dinoflagellate Alexandrium Pseudogonyaulax." Journal of Phycology 51(5): 980-989.


Publications 2014

  1. Herzi, F., N. Jean, A. S. Hlaili and S. Mounier (2014). "Three-Dimensional (3-D) Fluorescence Spectroscopy Analysis of the Fluorescent Dissolved Organic Matter Released by the Marine Toxic Dinoflagellate  Alesandrium Catenella Exposed to Metal Stress by Zinc or lead." Journal of Phycology 50(4): 665-674.

  2. Hlaili, A. S., N. Niquil and L. Legendre (2014). "Planktonic food webs revisited: Reanalysis of results from the linear inverse approach." Progress in Oceanography 120: 216-229.

  3. Hlaili, A. S., N. Niquil and L. Legendre (2014). "Planktonic food webs revisited: Reanalysis of results from the linear inverse approach." Progress in Oceanography 120: 216-229.

  4. Louati, H., O. Ben Said, A. Soltani, C. Cravo-Laureau, H. Preud'Homme, R. Duran, P. Aissa, E. Mahmoudi and O. Pringault (2014). "Impacts of bioremediation schemes for the mitigation of a low-dose anthracene contamination on free-living marine benthic nematodes." Ecotoxicology 23(2): 201-212.

  5. Louati, H., O. Ben Said, A. Soltani, P. Got, C. Cravo-Laureau, R. Duran, P. Aissa, O. Pringault and E. Mahmoudi (2014). "Biostimulation as an attractive technique to reduce phenanthrene toxicity for meiofauna and bacteria in lagoon sediment." Environmental Science and Pollution Research 21(5): 3670-3679.

  6. Rolland, J. L., W. Medhioub, A. Vergnes, C. Abi-Khalil, V. Savar, E. Abadie, E. Masseret, Z. Amzil and M. Laabir (2014). "A Feedback Mechanism to Control Apoptosis Occurs in the Digestive Gland of the Oyster Crassostrea gigas Exposed to the Paralytic Shellfish Toxins Producer Alexandrium catenella." Marine Drugs 12(9): 5035-5054.

  7. Triki, H. Z., O. K. Daly Yahia-Yahia, D. Malouche, Y. Komiha, A. Deidun, M. Brahim and M. Iaabir (2014). "Distribution of resting cysts of the potentially toxic dinoflagellate Alexandrium pseudogonyaulax in recently-deposited sediment within Bizerte Lagoon (Mediterranean coast, Tunisia)." Marine Pollution Bulletin 84(1-2): 172-181.