Tamar Barkay - Publications

Affiliations: 
Graduate School - New Brunswick Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Brunswick, NJ, United States 
Area:
Ecology Biology, Microbiology Biology

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2022 Yu RQ, Barkay T. Microbial mercury transformations: Molecules, functions and organisms. Advances in Applied Microbiology. 118: 31-90. PMID 35461663 DOI: 10.1016/bs.aambs.2022.03.001  0.321
2021 Roth S, Poulin BA, Baumann Z, Liu X, Zhang L, Krabbenhoft DP, Hines ME, Schaefer JK, Barkay T. Nutrient Inputs Stimulate Mercury Methylation by Syntrophs in a Subarctic Peatland. Frontiers in Microbiology. 12: 741523. PMID 34675906 DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2021.741523  0.726
2020 Gallego S, Barkay T, Fahrenfeld NL. Tagging the vanA gene in wastewater microbial communities for cell sorting and taxonomy of vanA carrying cells. The Science of the Total Environment. 732: 138865. PMID 32417556 DOI: 10.1016/J.Scitotenv.2020.138865  0.375
2020 Norambuena J, Miller M, Boyd JM, Barkay T. Expression and regulation of the mer operon in Thermus thermophilus. Environmental Microbiology. PMID 32090420 DOI: 10.1111/1462-2920.14953  0.382
2019 Lloyd NA, Nazaret S, Barkay T. Genome-facilitated discovery of RND efflux pump-mediated resistance to cephalosporins in Vibrio spp. isolated from the mummichog fish gut. Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance. PMID 31100504 DOI: 10.1016/J.Jgar.2019.05.006  0.353
2019 Poulin BA, Ryan JN, Tate MT, Krabbenhoft DP, Hines ME, Barkay T, Schaefer J, Aiken GR. Geochemical Factors Controlling Dissolved Elemental Mercury and Methylmercury Formation in Alaskan Wetlands of Varying Trophic Status. Environmental Science & Technology. PMID 31090422 DOI: 10.1021/Acs.Est.8B06041  0.762
2019 Poulin BA, Ryan JN, Tate MT, Krabbenhoft DP, Hines ME, Barkay T, Schaefer J, Aiken GR. Geochemical Factors Controlling Dissolved Elemental Mercury and Methylmercury Formation in Alaskan Wetlands of Varying Trophic Status. Environmental Science & Technology. PMID 31090422 DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.8b06041  0.378
2019 Norambuena J, Hanson TE, Barkay T, Boyd JM. Superoxide Dismutase and Pseudocatalase Increase Tolerance to Hg(II) in Thermus thermophilus HB27 by Maintaining the Reduced Bacillithiol Pool. Mbio. 10. PMID 30940703 DOI: 10.1128/Mbio.00183-19  0.45
2019 de Lipthay JR, Barkay T, Sørensen SJ. Enhanced degradation of phenoxyacetic acid in soil by horizontal transfer of the tfdA gene encoding a 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid dioxygenase. Fems Microbiology Ecology. 35: 75-84. PMID 11248392 DOI: 10.1111/J.1574-6941.2001.Tb00790.X  0.343
2018 Lloyd NA, Nazaret S, Barkay T. Whole genome sequences to assess the link between antibiotic and metal resistance in three coastal marine bacteria isolated from the mummichog gastrointestinal tract. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 135: 514-520. PMID 30301067 DOI: 10.1016/J.Marpolbul.2018.07.051  0.364
2018 Malcolm K, Dighton J, Barkay T. Mercury affects the phylloplane fungal community of blueberry leaves to a lesser extent than plant age. Mycology. 9: 49-58. PMID 30123661 DOI: 10.1080/21501203.2017.1397063  0.387
2018 Yu RQ, Reinfelder JR, Hines ME, Barkay T. Syntrophic pathways for microbial mercury methylation. The Isme Journal. PMID 29599522 DOI: 10.1038/S41396-018-0106-0  0.776
2018 Bratkič A, Tinta T, Koron N, Guevara SR, Begu E, Barkay T, Horvat M, Falnoga I, Faganeli J. Mercury transformations in a coastal water column (Gulf of Trieste, northern Adriatic Sea) Marine Chemistry. 200: 57-67. DOI: 10.1016/J.Marchem.2018.01.001  0.47
2017 Norambuena J, Wang Y, Hanson T, Boyd JM, Barkay T. Low molecular weight thiols and thioredoxins are important players in Hg(II) resistance in Thermus thermophilus HB27. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. PMID 29150497 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.01931-17  0.451
2017 Cruz K, Guézennec J, Barkay T. Binding of Hg by bacterial extracellular polysaccharide: a possible role in Hg tolerance. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. PMID 28396923 DOI: 10.1007/S00253-017-8239-Z  0.768
2017 Boyd ES, Yu RQ, Barkay T, Hamilton TL, Baxter BK, Naftz DL, Marvin-DiPasquale M. Effect of salinity on mercury methylating benthic microbes and their activities in Great Salt Lake, Utah. The Science of the Total Environment. PMID 28057343 DOI: 10.1016/J.Scitotenv.2016.12.157  0.788
2017 Ha J, Zhao X, Yu R, Barkay T, Yee N. Hg(II) reduction by siderite (FeCO3) Applied Geochemistry. 78: 211-218. DOI: 10.1016/J.Apgeochem.2016.12.017  0.754
2016 Lloyd NA, Janssen SE, Reinfelder JR, Barkay T. Co-selection of Mercury and Multiple Antibiotic Resistances in Bacteria Exposed to Mercury in the Fundulus heteroclitus Gut Microbiome. Current Microbiology. PMID 27620386 DOI: 10.1007/S00284-016-1133-6  0.441
2016 Lu X, Liu Y, Johs A, Zhao L, Wang T, Yang Z, Lin H, Elias DA, Pierce EM, Liang L, Barkay T, Gu B. Response to Comment on "Anaerobic Mercury Methylation and Demethylation by Geobacter Bemidjiensis Bem". Environmental Science & Technology. PMID 27518209 DOI: 10.1021/Acs.Est.6B03687  0.315
2016 Janssen SE, Schaefer JK, Barkay T, Reinfelder JR. Fractionation of mercury stable isotopes during microbial methylmercury production by iron- and sulfate- reducing bacteria. Environmental Science & Technology. PMID 27392249 DOI: 10.1021/Acs.Est.6B00854  0.754
2016 Geesey GG, Barkay T, King S. Microbes in mercury-enriched geothermal springs in western North America. The Science of the Total Environment. 569: 321-331. PMID 27344121 DOI: 10.1016/J.Scitotenv.2016.06.080  0.422
2016 Cabral L, Yu RQ, Crane S, Giovanella P, Barkay T, Camargo FA. Methylmercury degradation by Pseudomonas putida V1. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 130: 37-42. PMID 27062344 DOI: 10.1016/J.Ecoenv.2016.03.036  0.745
2016 Lu X, Liu Y, Johs A, Zhao L, Wang T, Yang Z, Lin H, Elias DA, Pierce EM, Liang L, Barkay T, Gu B. Anaerobic Mercury Methylation and Demethylation by Geobacter bemidjiensis Bem. Environmental Science & Technology. PMID 27019098 DOI: 10.1021/Acs.Est.6B00401  0.531
2016 Ndu U, Barkay T, Schartup AT, Mason RP, Reinfelder JR. The effect of aqueous speciation and cellular ligand binding on the biotransformation and bioavailability of methylmercury in mercury-resistant bacteria. Biodegradation. 27: 29-36. PMID 26693726 DOI: 10.1007/S10532-015-9752-3  0.429
2015 Ndu U, Barkay T, Mason RP, Traore Schartup A, Al-Farawati R, Liu J, Reinfelder JR. The Use of a Mercury Biosensor to Evaluate the Bioavailability of Mercury-Thiol Complexes and Mechanisms of Mercury Uptake in Bacteria. Plos One. 10: e0138333. PMID 26371471 DOI: 10.1371/Journal.Pone.0138333  0.403
2015 Janssen SE, Johnson MW, Blum JD, Barkay T, Reinfelder JR. Separation of monomethylmercury from estuarine sediments for mercury isotope analysis Chemical Geology. 411: 19-25. DOI: 10.1016/J.Chemgeo.2015.06.017  0.381
2014 Santos-Gandelman JF, Giambiagi-deMarval M, Muricy G, Barkay T, Laport MS. Mercury and methylmercury detoxification potential by sponge-associated bacteria. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 106: 585-90. PMID 24996548 DOI: 10.1007/S10482-014-0224-2  0.444
2014 Santos-Gandelman JF, Cruz K, Crane S, Muricy G, Giambiagi-deMarval M, Barkay T, Laport MS. Potential application in mercury bioremediation of a marine sponge-isolated Bacillus cereus strain Pj1. Current Microbiology. 69: 374-80. PMID 24807626 DOI: 10.1007/S00284-014-0597-5  0.762
2014 Møller AK, Barkay T, Hansen MA, Norman A, Hansen LH, Sørensen SJ, Boyd ES, Kroer N. Mercuric reductase genes (merA) and mercury resistance plasmids in High Arctic snow, freshwater and sea-ice brine. Fems Microbiology Ecology. 87: 52-63. PMID 23909591 DOI: 10.1111/1574-6941.12189  0.428
2014 Shah M, Lin CC, Kukkadapu R, Engelhard MH, Zhao X, Wang Y, Barkay T, Yee N. Syntrophic Effects in a Subsurface Clostridial Consortium on Fe(III)-(Oxyhydr)oxide Reduction and Secondary Mineralization Geomicrobiology Journal. 31: 101-115. DOI: 10.1080/01490451.2013.806610  0.352
2014 Colombo MJ, Ha J, Reinfelder JR, Barkay T, Yee N. Oxidation of Hg(0) to Hg(II) by diverse anaerobic bacteria Chemical Geology. 363: 334-340. DOI: 10.1016/J.Chemgeo.2013.11.020  0.46
2013 Barkay T, Turner RR, Vandenbrook A, Liebert C. The relationships of Hg(II) volatilization from a freshwater pond to the abundance ofmer genes in the gene pool of the indigenous microbial community. Microbial Ecology. 21: 151-61. PMID 24194207 DOI: 10.1007/Bf02539150  0.471
2013 Liebert CA, Barkay T, Turner RR. Acclimation of aquatic microbial communities to Hg(II) and CH3Hg (+) in polluted freshwater ponds. Microbial Ecology. 21: 139-49. PMID 24194206 DOI: 10.1007/Bf02539149  0.429
2013 Yu RQ, Reinfelder JR, Hines ME, Barkay T. Mercury methylation by the methanogen Methanospirillum hungatei. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 79: 6325-30. PMID 23934484 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.01556-13  0.751
2013 Poulain AJ, Barkay T. Environmental science. Cracking the mercury methylation code. Science (New York, N.Y.). 339: 1280-1. PMID 23493700 DOI: 10.1126/Science.1235591  0.397
2013 Wang Y, Wiatrowski HA, John R, Lin CC, Young LY, Kerkhof LJ, Yee N, Barkay T. Impact of mercury on denitrification and denitrifying microbial communities in nitrate enrichments of subsurface sediments. Biodegradation. 24: 33-46. PMID 22678127 DOI: 10.1007/S10532-012-9555-8  0.513
2013 Colombo MJ, Ha J, Reinfelder JR, Barkay T, Yee N. Anaerobic oxidation of Hg(0) and methylmercury formation by Desulfovibrio desulfuricans ND132 Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta. 112: 166-177. DOI: 10.1016/J.Gca.2013.03.001  0.451
2013 Kritee K, Blum JD, Reinfelder JR, Barkay T. Microbial stable isotope fractionation of mercury: A synthesis of present understanding and future directions Chemical Geology. 336: 13-25. DOI: 10.1016/J.Chemgeo.2012.08.017  0.429
2012 Boyd ES, Barkay T. The mercury resistance operon: from an origin in a geothermal environment to an efficient detoxification machine. Frontiers in Microbiology. 3: 349. PMID 23087676 DOI: 10.3389/Fmicb.2012.00349  0.43
2012 Meredith MM, Parry EM, Guay JA, Markham NO, Danner GR, Johnson KA, Barkay T, Fekete FA. Concomitant antibiotic and mercury resistance among gastrointestinal microflora of feral brook trout, Salvelinus fontinalis. Current Microbiology. 65: 575-82. PMID 22850694 DOI: 10.1007/S00284-012-0194-4  0.42
2012 Freedman Z, Zhu C, Barkay T. Mercury resistance and mercuric reductase activities and expression among chemotrophic thermophilic Aquificae. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 78: 6568-75. PMID 22773655 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.01060-12  0.755
2012 Yu RQ, Flanders JR, Mack EE, Turner R, Mirza MB, Barkay T. Contribution of coexisting sulfate and iron reducing bacteria to methylmercury production in freshwater river sediments. Environmental Science & Technology. 46: 2684-91. PMID 22148328 DOI: 10.1021/Es2033718  0.762
2012 Douglas TA, Loseto LL, MacDonald RW, Outridge P, Dommergue A, Poulain A, Amyot M, Barkay T, Berg T, Chetelat J, Constant P, Evans M, Ferrari C, Gantner N, Johnson MS, et al. The fate of mercury in Arctic terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems, a review Environmental Chemistry. 9: 321-355. DOI: 10.1071/En11140  0.433
2012 Crane S, Barkay T, Dighton J. The effect of mercury on the establishment of Pinus rigida seedlings and the development of their ectomycorrhizal communities Fungal Ecology. 5: 245-251. DOI: 10.1016/J.Funeco.2011.12.001  0.337
2011 Hamelin S, Amyot M, Barkay T, Wang Y, Planas D. Methanogens: principal methylators of mercury in lake periphyton. Environmental Science & Technology. 45: 7693-700. PMID 21875053 DOI: 10.1021/Es2010072  0.414
2011 Wang Y, Boyd E, Crane S, Lu-Irving P, Krabbenhoft D, King S, Dighton J, Geesey G, Barkay T. Environmental conditions constrain the distribution and diversity of archaeal merA in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, U.S.A. Microbial Ecology. 62: 739-52. PMID 21713435 DOI: 10.1007/S00248-011-9890-Z  0.424
2011 Møller AK, Barkay T, Abu Al-Soud W, Sørensen SJ, Skov H, Kroer N. Diversity and characterization of mercury-resistant bacteria in snow, freshwater and sea-ice brine from the High Arctic. Fems Microbiology Ecology. 75: 390-401. PMID 21166687 DOI: 10.1111/J.1574-6941.2010.01016.X  0.44
2011 Shin D, Moon HS, Lin CC, Barkay T, Nam K. Use of reporter-gene based bacteria to quantify phenanthrene biodegradation and toxicity in soil. Environmental Pollution (Barking, Essex : 1987). 159: 509-14. PMID 21093134 DOI: 10.1016/J.Envpol.2010.10.017  0.323
2011 Barkay T, Kroer N, Poulain AJ. Some like it cold: microbial transformations of mercury in polar regions Polar Research. 30: 15469. DOI: 10.3402/Polar.V30I0.15469  0.372
2010 Yu RQ, Adatto I, Montesdeoca MR, Driscoll CT, Hines ME, Barkay T. Mercury methylation in Sphagnum moss mats and its association with sulfate-reducing bacteria in an acidic Adirondack forest lake wetland. Fems Microbiology Ecology. 74: 655-68. PMID 20955196 DOI: 10.1111/J.1574-6941.2010.00978.X  0.77
2010 Crane S, Dighton J, Barkay T. Growth responses to and accumulation of mercury by ectomycorrhizal fungi. Fungal Biology. 114: 873-80. PMID 20943197 DOI: 10.1016/J.Funbio.2010.08.004  0.423
2010 Barkay T, Kritee K, Boyd E, Geesey G. A thermophilic bacterial origin and subsequent constraints by redox, light and salinity on the evolution of the microbial mercuric reductase. Environmental Microbiology. 12: 2904-17. PMID 20545753 DOI: 10.1111/J.1462-2920.2010.02260.X  0.472
2010 Oremland RS, Miller LG, Dowdle P, Connell T, Barkay T. Methylmercury oxidative degradation potentials in contaminated and pristine sediments of the carson river, nevada. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 61: 2745-53. PMID 16535081 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.61.7.2745-2753.1995  0.317
2010 Barkay T, Liebert C, Gillman M. Conjugal gene transfer to aquatic bacteria detected by the generation of a new phenotype. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 59: 807-14. PMID 16348891 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.59.3.807-814.1993  0.391
2010 Barkay T. Adaptation of aquatic microbial communities to hg stress. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 53: 2725-32. PMID 16347488 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.53.12.2725-2732.1987  0.364
2009 Wiatrowski HA, Das S, Kukkadapu R, Ilton ES, Barkay T, Yee N. Reduction of Hg(II) to Hg(0) by magnetite. Environmental Science & Technology. 43: 5307-13. PMID 19708358 DOI: 10.1021/Es9003608  0.387
2009 Crespo-Medina M, Chatziefthimiou A, Cruz-Matos R, Pérez-Rodríguez I, Barkay T, Lutz RA, Starovoytov V, Vetriani C. Salinisphaera hydrothermalis sp. nov., a mesophilic, halotolerant, facultatively autotrophic, thiosulfate-oxidizing gammaproteobacterium from deep-sea hydrothermal vents, and emended description of the genus Salinisphaera. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 59: 1497-503. PMID 19502342 DOI: 10.1099/Ijs.0.005058-0  0.747
2009 Boyd ES, King S, Tomberlin JK, Nordstrom DK, Krabbenhoft DP, Barkay T, Geesey GG. Methylmercury enters an aquatic food web through acidophilic microbial mats in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Environmental Microbiology. 11: 950-9. PMID 19170726 DOI: 10.1111/J.1462-2920.2008.01820.X  0.372
2009 Wang Y, Freedman Z, Lu-Irving P, Kaletsky R, Barkay T. An initial characterization of the mercury resistance (mer) system of the thermophilic bacterium Thermus thermophilus HB27. Fems Microbiology Ecology. 67: 118-29. PMID 19120462 DOI: 10.1111/J.1574-6941.2008.00603.X  0.724
2009 Crespo-Medina M, Chatziefthimiou AD, Bloom NS, Luther GW, Wright DD, Reinfelder JR, Vetriani C, Barkay T. Adaptation of chemosynthetic microorganisms to elevated mercury concentrations in deep-sea hydrothermal vents Limnology and Oceanography. 54: 41-49. DOI: 10.4319/Lo.2009.54.1.0041  0.762
2009 Kritee K, Barkay T, Blum JD. Mass dependent stable isotope fractionation of mercury during mer mediated microbial degradation of monomethylmercury Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta. 73: 1285-1296. DOI: 10.1016/J.Gca.2008.11.038  0.444
2009 Sherman LS, Blum JD, Nordstrom DK, McCleskey RB, Barkay T, Vetriani C. Mercury isotopic composition of hydrothermal systems in the Yellowstone Plateau volcanic field and Guaymas Basin sea-floor rift Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 279: 86-96. DOI: 10.1016/J.Epsl.2008.12.032  0.331
2008 Kritee K, Blum JD, Barkay T. Mercury stable isotope fractionation during reduction of Hg(II) by different microbial pathways. Environmental Science & Technology. 42: 9171-7. PMID 19174888 DOI: 10.1021/Es801591K  0.472
2008 Atamna-Ismaeel N, Sabehi G, Sharon I, Witzel KP, Labrenz M, Jürgens K, Barkay T, Stomp M, Huisman J, Beja O. Widespread distribution of proteorhodopsins in freshwater and brackish ecosystems. The Isme Journal. 2: 656-62. PMID 18369329 DOI: 10.1038/Ismej.2008.27  0.383
2007 Cardona-Marek T, Schaefer J, Ellickson K, Barkay T, Reinfelder JR. Mercury speciation, reactivity, and bioavailability in a highly contaminated estuary, Berry's Creek, New Jersey Meadowlands. Environmental Science & Technology. 41: 8268-74. PMID 18200850 DOI: 10.1021/Es070945H  0.744
2007 Golding GR, Kelly CA, Sparling R, Loewen PC, Barkay T. Evaluation of mercury toxicity as a predictor of mercury bioavailability. Environmental Science & Technology. 41: 5685-92. PMID 17874774 DOI: 10.1021/Es070138I  0.445
2007 Kritee K, Blum JD, Johnson MW, Bergquist BA, Barkay T. Mercury stable isotope fractionation during reduction of Hg(II) to Hg(0) by mercury resistant microorganisms. Environmental Science & Technology. 41: 1889-95. PMID 17410780 DOI: 10.1021/Es062019T  0.478
2007 Chatziefthimiou AD, Crespo-Medina M, Wang Y, Vetriani C, Barkay T. The isolation and initial characterization of mercury resistant chemolithotrophic thermophilic bacteria from mercury rich geothermal springs. Extremophiles : Life Under Extreme Conditions. 11: 469-79. PMID 17401541 DOI: 10.1007/S00792-007-0065-2  0.784
2007 Poulain AJ, Ní Chadhain SM, Ariya PA, Amyot M, Garcia E, Campbell PG, Zylstra GJ, Barkay T. Potential for mercury reduction by microbes in the high arctic. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 73: 2230-8. PMID 17293515 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.02701-06  0.477
2007 Barkay T, Poulain AJ. Mercury (micro)biogeochemistry in polar environments. Fems Microbiology Ecology. 59: 232-41. PMID 17199802 DOI: 10.1111/J.1574-6941.2006.00246.X  0.361
2006 Wiatrowski HA, Ward PM, Barkay T. Novel reduction of mercury (II) by mercury-sensitive dissimilatory metal reducing bacteria. Environmental Science & Technology. 40: 6690-6. PMID 17144297 DOI: 10.1021/Es061046G  0.436
2006 Ní Chadhain SM, Schaefer JK, Crane S, Zylstra GJ, Barkay T. Analysis of mercuric reductase (merA) gene diversity in an anaerobic mercury-contaminated sediment enrichment. Environmental Microbiology. 8: 1746-52. PMID 16958755 DOI: 10.1111/J.1462-2920.2006.01114.X  0.752
2006 Martinez RJ, Wang Y, Raimondo MA, Coombs JM, Barkay T, Sobecky PA. Horizontal gene transfer of PIB-type ATPases among bacteria isolated from radionuclide- and metal-contaminated subsurface soils. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 72: 3111-8. PMID 16672448 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.72.5.3111-3118.2006  0.395
2005 Coombs JM, Barkay T. New findings on evolution of metal homeostasis genes: Evidence from comparative genome analysis of bacteria and archaea Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 71: 7083-7091. PMID 16269744 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.71.11.7083-7091.2005  0.395
2005 Barkay T, Wagner-Döbler I. Microbial transformations of mercury: potentials, challenges, and achievements in controlling mercury toxicity in the environment. Advances in Applied Microbiology. 57: 1-52. PMID 16002008 DOI: 10.1016/S0065-2164(05)57001-1  0.406
2005 Wiatrowski HA, Barkay T. Monitoring of microbial metal transformations in the environment. Current Opinion in Biotechnology. 16: 261-8. PMID 15961026 DOI: 10.1016/J.Copbio.2005.04.011  0.32
2005 Vetriani C, Chew YS, Miller SM, Yagi J, Coombs J, Lutz RA, Barkay T. Mercury adaptation among bacteria from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 71: 220-6. PMID 15640191 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.71.1.220-226.2005  0.469
2004 Schaefer JK, Yagi J, Reinfelder JR, Cardona T, Ellickson KM, Tel-Or S, Barkay T. Role of the bacterial organomercury lyase (MerB) in controlling methylmercury accumulation in mercury-contaminated natural waters. Environmental Science & Technology. 38: 4304-11. PMID 15382857 DOI: 10.1021/Es049895W  0.76
2004 Coombs JM, Barkay T. Molecular Evidence for the Evolution of Metal Homeostasis Genes by Lateral Gene Transfer in Bacteria from the Deep Terrestrial Subsurface Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 70: 1698-1707. PMID 15006795 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.70.3.1698-1707.2004  0.42
2004 Poulain AJ, Amyot M, Findlay D, Telor S, Barkay T, Hintelmann H. Biological and photochemical production of dissolved gaseous mercury in a boreal lake Limnology and Oceanography. 49: 2265-2275. DOI: 10.4319/Lo.2004.49.6.2265  0.358
2003 Barkay T, Miller SM, Summers AO. Bacterial mercury resistance from atoms to ecosystems. Fems Microbiology Reviews. 27: 355-84. PMID 12829275 DOI: 10.1016/S0168-6445(03)00046-9  0.452
2003 Benyehuda G, Coombs J, Ward PL, Balkwill D, Barkay T. Metal resistance among aerobic chemoheterotrophic bacteria from the deep terrestrial subsurface. Canadian Journal of Microbiology. 49: 151-6. PMID 12718404 DOI: 10.1139/W03-012  0.431
2002 Lipthay JR, Aamand J, Barkay T. Expression of tfdA genes in aquatic microbial communities during acclimation to 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid. Fems Microbiology Ecology. 40: 205-14. PMID 19709228 DOI: 10.1111/J.1574-6941.2002.Tb00953.X  0.309
2002 Golding GR, Kelly CA, Sparling R, Loewen PC, Rudd JWM, Barkay T. Evidence for facilitated uptake of Hg(II) byVibrio anguillarumandEscherichia coliunder anaerobic and aerobic conditions Limnology and Oceanography. 47: 967-975. DOI: 10.4319/Lo.2002.47.4.0967  0.441
2002 Schaefer JK, Letowski J, Barkay T. mer-mediated resistance and volatilization of Hg(II) under anaerobic conditions Geomicrobiology Journal. 19: 87-102. DOI: 10.1080/014904502317246192  0.758
2001 Barkay T, Schaefer J. Metal and radionuclide bioremediation: issues, considerations and potentials. Current Opinion in Microbiology. 4: 318-23. PMID 11378486 DOI: 10.1016/S1369-5274(00)00210-1  0.718
2000 Hines ME, Horvat M, Faganeli J, Bonzongo JC, Barkay T, Major EB, Scott KJ, Bailey EA, Warwick JJ, Lyons WB. Mercury biogeochemistry in the Idrija river, Slovenia, from above the mine into the Gulf of Trieste. Environmental Research. 83: 129-39. PMID 10856186 DOI: 10.1006/Enrs.2000.4052  0.463
2000 Rasmussen LD, Sørensen SJ, Turner RR, Barkay T. Application of a mer-lux biosensor for estimating bioavailable mercury in soil Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 32: 639-646. DOI: 10.1016/S0038-0717(99)00190-X  0.357
1999 Barkay T, Navon-Venezia S, Ron EZ, Rosenberg E. Enhancement of solubilization and biodegradation of polyaromatic hydrocarbons by the bioemulsifier alasan. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 65: 2697-702. PMID 10347063 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.65.6.2697-2702.1999  0.334
1999 Radnoti de Lipthay J, Barkay T, Vekova J, Sørensen SJ. Utilization of phenoxyacetic acid, by strains using either the ortho or meta cleavage of catechol during phenol degradation, after conjugal transfer of tfdA, the gene encoding a 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid/2-oxoglutarate dioxygenase. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 51: 207-14. PMID 10091327 DOI: 10.1007/S002530051383  0.311
1998 Kurtz JC, Devereux R, Barkay T, Jonas RB. Evaluation of sediment slurry microcosms for modeling microbial communities in estuarine sediments Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 17: 1274-1281. DOI: 10.1002/Etc.5620170712  0.357
1997 Barkay T, Gillman M, Turner RR. Effects of dissolved organic carbon and salinity on bioavailability of mercury. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 63: 4267-71. PMID 9361413 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.63.11.4267-4271.1997  0.418
1997 Rasmussen LD, Turner RR, Barkay T. Cell-density-dependent sensitivity of a mer-lux bioassay. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 63: 3291-3. PMID 9251218 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.63.8.3291-3293.1997  0.384
1996 Jeffrey WH, Nazaret S, Barkay T. Detection of the merA gene and its expression in the environment Microbial Ecology. 32: 293-303. PMID 8849424 DOI: 10.1007/Bf00183064  0.435
1996 Vaithiyanathan P, Richardson CJ, Kavanaugh RG, Craft CB, Barkay T. Relationships of eutrophication to the distribution of mercury and to the potential for methylmercury production in the peat soils of the everglades Environmental Science and Technology. 30: 2591-2597. DOI: 10.1021/Es950941P  0.37
1995 Barkay T, Kroer N, Rasmussen L, Sørensen S. Conjugal transfer at natural population densities in a microcosm simulating an estuarine environment Fems Microbiology Ecology. 16: 43-54. DOI: 10.1111/J.1574-6941.1995.Tb00267.X  0.311
1995 Saouter E, Gillman M, Barkay T. An evaluation ofmer-specified reduction of ionic mercury as a remedial tool of a mercury-contaminated freshwater pond Journal of Industrial Microbiology. 14: 343-348. DOI: 10.1007/Bf01569949  0.411
1995 Saouter E, Gillman M, Turner R, Barkay T. Development and field validation of a microcosm to simulate the mercury cycle in a contaminated pond Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 14: 69-77. DOI: 10.1002/Etc.5620140109  0.389
1994 Saouter E, Turner R, Barkay T. Microbial reduction of ionic mercury for the removal of mercury from contaminated environments. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 721: 423-7. PMID 8010690 DOI: 10.1111/J.1749-6632.1994.Tb47413.X  0.442
1994 Nazaret S, Jeffrey WH, Saouter E, Von Haven R, Barkay T. merA gene expression in aquatic environments measured by mRNA production and Hg(II) volatilization. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 60: 4059-65. PMID 7527625 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.60.11.4059-4065.1994  0.45
1993 Selifonova O, Burlage R, Barkay T. Bioluminescent sensors for detection of bioavailable Hg(II) in the environment. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 59: 3083-90. PMID 8215378 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.59.9.3083-3090.1993  0.432
1992 Barkay T, Turner R, Saouter E, Horn J. Mercury biotransformations and their potential for remediation of mercury contamination Biodegradation. 3: 147-159. DOI: 10.1007/Bf00129080  0.43
1990 Barkay T, Gillman M, Liebert C. Genes encoding mercuric reductases from selected gram-negative aquatic bacteria have a low degree of homology with merA of transposon Tn501. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 56: 1695-701. PMID 2166470 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.56.6.1695-1701.1990  0.439
1989 Barkay T, Liebert C, Gillman M. Hybridization of DNA probes with whole-community genome for detection of genes that encode microbial responses to pollutants: mer genes and Hg2+ resistance. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 55: 1574-7. PMID 2764567 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.55.6.1574-1577.1989  0.36
1989 Barkay T, Liebert C, Gillman M. Environmental significance of the potential for mer(Tn21)-mediated reduction of Hg2+ to Hg0 in natural waters. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 55: 1196-202. PMID 2547336 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.55.5.1196-1202.1989  0.46
1988 Liebert C, Barkay T. A direct viable counting method for measuring tolerance of aquatic microbial communities to Hg2+ Canadian Journal of Microbiology. 34: 1090-1095. DOI: 10.1139/M88-191  0.423
1987 Ogram A, Sayler GS, Barkay T. The extraction and purification of microbial DNA from sediments Journal of Microbiological Methods. 7: 57-66. DOI: 10.1016/0167-7012(87)90025-X  0.31
1985 Barkay T, Fouts DL, Olson BH. Preparation of a DNA gene probe for detection of mercury resistance genes in gram-negative bacterial communities Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 49: 686-692. PMID 3994373 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.49.3.686-692.1985  0.362
1985 Barkay T, Tripp SC, Olson BH. Effect of metal-rich sewage sludge application on the bacterial communities of Grasslands Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 49: 333-337. DOI: 10.1128/Aem.49.2.333-337.1985  0.344
1979 Olson BH, Barkay T, Colwell RR. Role of plasmids in mercury transformation by bacteria isolated from the aquatic environment Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 38: 478-485. PMID 533275 DOI: 10.1128/Aem.38.3.478-485.1979  0.43
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