NomeSilvano
    CognomeFocardi
    Emailfocardi@unisi.it
    Membership
    - Dal 2001 è Direttore del Centro di Ricerche Interdipartimentale per la Sicurezza Alimentare
    (CRISA) dell’Università di Siena.
    - Componente del consiglio di Amministrazione della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli
    - Componente comitato Scientifico delle seguenti organizzazioni: LAGUNET, Consorzio
    Mediterraneo, WWF, MareAmico, Mare Vivo, Slow Food, Legambiente, Istituto per lo Sviluppo
    Sostenibile (ISS), Centro de Investigacion en Ecosistemas de la Patagona (CIEP).
    - Presidente del Comitato Tecnico Scientifico della Laguna di Orbetello (Regione Toscana).
    - Dall’anno 2005 componente del Comitato Tecnico di Magistratura del Magistrato delle Acque di Venezia.



    Lingue Conosciute
    INGLESE
    SPAGNOLO
    FRANCESE

    Qualifica
    Dal 1 dicembre 2011 è Professore a contratto di Ecologia presso l’Università degli Studi di Siena.


    Curriculum Accademico
    - Dal 1 dicembre 2011 è Professore a contratto di Ecologia presso
    l’Università degli Studi di Siena.
    - Dal 30 marzo 2006 al 31 ottobre 2010 - Università degli Studi di Siena
    Rettore
    Funzioni di iniziativa, promozione, coordinamento e controllo dell’Università degli Studi di Siena.
    - Dal 14 giugno 1990 al 30 novembre 2011 è stato Professore Ordinario di Ecologia (Settore
    scientifico disciplinare BIO/07) presso l’Università degli Studi di Siena. Negli anni precedenti
    aveva ricoperto il ruolo di Professore Associato (1982-1990) e di Assistente Ordinario (1970- 1982).
    - Dal 30 marzo 2006 al 31 ottobre 2010 è stato Magnifico Rettore dell’Università degli Studi di
    Siena.
    - È stato Preside della Facoltà di Scienze Matematiche, Fisiche e Naturali dell'Università di Siena dal 1999 all’anno 2005.
    - Dall'anno 1992 all’anno 1998 è stato Direttore del Dipartimento di Biologia Ambientale della
    Università di Siena.
    - È stato Presidente del Consiglio di Corso di Laurea di Scienze Biologiche della Università diSiena
    (1990-1995).
    - Dall’anno 1995 all’anno 1999 è stato Rappresentante di area nel Senato Accademico della
    Università di Siena.

    Curriculum Professionale
    - E’ autore di oltre 400 pubblicazioni su riviste internazionali ad alto impact factor.
    - E’ nella lista dei Top Italian Scientists della Via-academy.


    Principali Attività Svolte
    1) Studio della contaminazione nel Mar Mediterraneo.
    2) Studio della contaminazione nelle aree remote.
    3) Studi sulla ecologia del Pinguino di Adelia.
    4) Studio degli effetti di contaminanti persistenti sugli organismi.
    5) Sviluppo di tecniche per la rivelazione della qualità degli ambienti salmastri e marini.
    6) Studio dell'impatto della pesca e dell'acquacoltura sull'ambiente.
    7) Sviluppo di tecniche per la rivelazione della qualità dei prodotti alimentari.
    8) Studio degli ambienti portuali.
    9) Valutazioni di impatto ambientale.
    10) Caratterizzazione di siti inquinati.
    11) Recupero e bonifica di siti inquinati


    Pubblicazioni
    Pubbblicazioni su riviste 2000-2016

    Anno 2016

    ALVAREZ A.L., POZO KARLA, PAEZ M.L., ESTELLANO V.H., LLAANOS Y., FOCARDI S., 2016 - Semivolatile Organic Compounds (SVOCs) in the atmosphere of Santiago de Cali, Valle del Cauca, Colombia along north-south transect using polyurethane foam disk as passive air samplers. Atmospheric Pollut. Res., in press.

    GUERRANTI C., CAU A., RENZI M., BADINI S., GRAZIOLI E., PERRA G., FOCARDI S., 2016 - Phthalates and perfluorinated alkylated substances in atlantic bluefin tuna (thunnus thynnus) specimens from Mediterranean (Sardinia, Italy): Levels and risks for human consumption. J. Environ. Sci. Health, Part B, in press.

    GUERRANTI C., GRAZIOLI E., FOCARDI S., RENZI M., PERRA G., 2016 - Levels of chemicals in two fish species from four Italian fishing areas. Mar. Pollut. Bull., in press.

    PARRA O., ROJAS J., ZAROR C., FOCARDI S., CUTRONA A., 2016 – Projeto e Centro Eula-Chile, a primeira abordagem interdisciplinar acadêmica no Chile. In: “Ensino, Pesquisa e Inovação”. A. Philippi Jr, V. Fernandes, R.C.S. Pacheco Eds., Manole Ltda Ed., Tambore, Brasil, pp.159-186.

    POZO K., PALMERI M., PALMERI V., ESTELLANO V.H., MULDER M.D., EFSTATHION C.I., SARÀ G.L., ROMEO T., LAMMEL G., FOCARDI S., 2016 - Assessing persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in the Sicily Island atmosphere, Mediterranean, using PUF disk passive air samplers. Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res., in press.

    POZO KARLA, LLAANOS Y., ESTELLANO V.H., CORTES S., JORQUERA E., GERLI L., POZO KATERINE, ENCINA F., PALMA R., FOCARDI S., 2016 - Occurrence of chlorpyrifos in the atmosphere of the Araucanía Region in Chile using polyurethane foam-based passive air samplers. Atmospheric Pollut. Res., 7: 706-710.

    TUCCA F., MOYA H. POZO K., BORGHINI F:, FOCARDI S., BARRA R., 2016 – Occurrence of antiparsitic pesticides in sediments near salmon farms in the northern Chilean Patagonia. Mar. Pollut. Bull., in press.
    Anno 2015

    DELLA TORRE CAMILLA, FRANCESCO BUONOCORE, GIADA FRENZILLI, SIMONETTA CORSOLINI, ANDREA BRUNELLI, PATRIZIA GUIDI, ANTON KOCAN, MICHELA MARIOTTINI, FILOMENA MOTTOLA, MARCO NIGRO, KARLA POZO, ELISA RANDELLI, MARIA LUISA VANNUCCINI, SIMONA PICCHIETTI, MARIANNA SANTONASTASO, VITTORIA SCARCELLI, SILVANO FOCARDI, ANTONIO MARCOMINI, LUCIA ROCCO, GIUSEPPE SCAPIGLIATI, ILARIA CORSI, 2015 - Influence of titanium dioxide nanoparticles on 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin bioconcentration and toxicity in the marine fish European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax). Environ. Pollut., 196: 185-193.

    ESTELLANO V.H., POZO KARLA, EFSTATHIOU C., POZO KATERINE, CORSOLINI S., FOCARDI S., 2015 - Assessing levels and seasonal variations of current-use pesticides (CUPs) in the Tuscan atmosphere, Italy, using polyurethane foam disks (PUF) passive air samplers. Environ. Pollut., 205: 52-59.

    LA ROCCA C., TAIT S., GUERRANTI C., BUSANI L., CIARDO F., BERGAMASCO B., PERRA G., MANCINI F.R., MARCI R., BORDI G., CASERTA D., FOCARDI S., MOSCARINI M., MANTOVANI A., 2015 - Exposure to Endocrine Disrupters and Nuclear Receptor Gene Expression in Infertile and Fertile Men from Italian Areas with different environmental Features. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, 12: 12426-12445.



    Anno 2014

    BORGHINI F., LUCATTINI L., FOCARDI SILVIA, FOCARDI S., BASTIANONI S., 2014 - Production of bio-diesel from macroalgae of the Orbetello lagoon by various extraction methods. Internat. J. Sustain. Energy, 33: 695-703.

    CANESI L., FRENZILLI G, BALBI T., BERNARDESCHI M., CIACCI C., CORSOLINI S., DELLA TORRE C., FABBRI R., FALERI C., FOCARDI S., GUIDI P., KOČAN A., MARCOMINI A., MARIOTTINI M., NIGRO M., POZO-GALLARDO K., ROCCO L., SCARCELLI V., SMERILLI A., CORSI I., 2014 - Interactive effects of n-TiO2 and 2,3,7,8-TCDD on the marine bivalve Mytilus galloprovincialis. Aquatic Toxicol., 153: 53-65.

    DELLA TORRE C., BOCCI E., FOCARDI S.E., CORSI I., 2014 - Differential ABCB and ABCC gene expression and efflux activities in gills and hemocytes of Mytilus galloprovincialis and their involvement in cadmium response. Mar. Environ. Res., 93: 56-63.

    GUERRANTI C., BAINI M., CASINI S., FOCARDI S.E., GIANNETTI M., MANCUSI C., MARSILI L., PERRA G., FOSSI M.C., 2014 - Pilot study on levels of chemical contaminants and porphyrins in Caretta caretta from the Mediterranean Sea. Mar. Environ. Res., 100: 33-37.

    LA ROCCA C., TAIT S., GUERRANTI C., BUSANI L., CIARDO F., BERGAMASCO B., STECCA L., PERRA G., MANCINI F.R., MARCI R., BORDI G., CASERTA D., FOCARDI S., MOSCARINI M., MANTOVANI A., 2014 - Exposure to Endocrine Disrupters and Nuclear Receptor Gene Expression in Infertile and Fertile Women from Different Italian Areas. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, 11: 10146-10164.

    POZO KARLA, URRUTIA R., MARIOTTINI M., RUDOLPH A., BANGUERA J., POZO KATERINE, PARRA O., FOCARDI S., 2014 - Levels of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in sediments from Lenga estuary, central Chile. Mar. Pollut. Bull., 79:338-341.

    RENZI M., GIOVANI A., FOCARDI S., 2014 - Responses of Aquatic Vegetation to Pollution:
    Preliminary Results on Ecotoxicological Effects and Bioenrichment Factors. J. Environ. Protection, 5: 274-288.

    RENZI M., BIGONGIARI N., FOCARDI S. E., 2014 - Baseline levels of trace elements in coastal sediments from the central Mediterranean (Tuscany, Italy). Chem. Ecol., http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02757540.2014.943200

    RENZI M., CAU A., BIANCHI N., FOCARDI S.E., 2014 – Levels of Mercury and Polychlorobiphenyls in Bluefin Tuna from the Western Mediterranean Sea: A Food Safety Issue? J. Environ. Protection, 5: 106-113.

    RENZI M., ROSELLI L., GIOVANI A., FOCARDI S.E., BASSET A., 2014 - Early warning tools for ecotoxicity assessment based on Phaeodactylum tricornutum. Ecotoxicology, 23: 1055-1072. DOI 10.1007/s10646-014-1249-z.


    Anno 2013

    BASSET A., BARBONE E., ROSATI I., VIGNES F., BREBER P., SPECCHIULLI A., D’ADAMO R., RENZI M., FOCARDI S., UNGARO N., PINNA M., 2013 - Resistance and resilience of ecosystem descriptors and properties to dystrophic events: a study case in a Mediterranean lagoon. Transitional Waters Bulletin, 7: 1-22.

    CANGIALOSI M.V., CORSI I., BONACCI S., SENSINI C., CICERO N., FOCARDI S., MAZZOLA A., 2013 - Screening of ecotoxicological, qualitative and reproductive variables in male European sea bass Dicentrarchus labrax (L.) reared in three different fish farms: Facility location and typology. Natural Product Research, 27: 670-674.

    CANGIALOSI M.V., CORSI I., BONACCI S., SENSINI C., CICERO N., FOCARDI S., MAZZOLA A., 2013 - Seasonal screening of AChE, GSH and gonad histology, in European sea bass Dicentrarchus labrax L. reared in three different fish farms. Natural Product Research, 27: 950-955.

    CASERTA D., CIARDO F., BORDI G., GUERRANTI C., FANELLO E., PERRA G., BORGHINI F., LA ROCCA C., TAIT S., BERGAMASCO B., STECCA L., MARCI R., LO MONTE G., SOAVE I., FOCARDI S.E., MANTOVANI A., MOSCARINI M., 2013 - Correlation of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals Serum Levels and White Blood Cells Gene Expression of Nuclear Receptors in a Population of Infertile Women. Internat. J. Endocrinol., 2013: 7 pages.

    CASERTA D., BORDI G., CIARDO F., MARCI R., LA ROCCA C., TAIT S., BERGAMASCO B., STECCA L., MANTOVANI A., GUERRANTI C., FANELLO E., PERRA G., BORGHINI F., FOCARDI S.E., MOSCARINI M., 2013 – The influence of endocrine disruptors in a selected population of infertile women. Gynecological Endocrinology, 29: 444-447.

    CASERTA D., CIARDO F., BORDI G., GUERRANTI C., FANELLO E., PERRA G., BORGHINI F., LA ROCCA C., TAIT S., BERGAMASCO B., STECCA L., MARCI R., LO MONTE G., SOAVE I., FOCARDI S.E., MANTOVANI A., MOSCARINI M., 2013 - Correlation of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals Serum Levels and White Blood Cells Gene Expression of Nuclear Receptors in a Population of Infertile Women. Internat. J. Endocrinol., 2013: 7 pages.

    DE SANCTIS A., MARIOTTINI M., FANELLO E., BLANCO G., FOCARDI S., GUERRANTI C., PERRA G., 2013 - Evaluating contamination in the Red-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax through non-invasive sampling. Microchemical J., 107: 70-75.

    DELLA TORRE C., MARIOTTINI M., MALYSHEVA A., FOCARDI S. E., CORSI I., 2013 - Occurrence of PCDD/PCDFs and PCBs in soil and comparison with CYP1A response in PLHC-1 cell line. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Safety, 94: 104-111.

    DELLA TORRE C., PETOCHI T., FARCHI C., CORSI I., DINARDO M.M., SAMMARINI V., ALCARO L., MECHELLI L., FOCARDI S., TURSI A., MARINO G., AMATO E., 2013 – Environmental hazard of yperite released at sea: sublethal toxic effects on fish. J. Hazardous Materials, 248-249: 246-253.

    FOCARDI SILVIA, PEPI M., FOCARDI S.E., 2013 – Microbial Reduction of Hexavalent Chromium as a Mechanism of Detoxification and Possible Bioremediation Applications. In: Biodegradation - Life of Science,
ISBN 978-953-51-1154-2, edited by Rolando Chamy and Francisca Rosenkranz, Chapter 12, pp. 321-347.

    GUERRANTI C., ANCORA S., BIANCHI N., PERRA G., FANELLO E.L., CORSOLINI S., FOSSI M.C., FOCARDI S.E., 2013 – Perfluorinated compounds in blood of Caretta caretta from the Mediterranean Sea. Mar. Pollut. Bull., 73: 98-101.

    GUERRANTI C., SBORDONI I., FANELLO E., BORGHINI F., CORSI I., FOCARDI S. E., - 2013 Levels of phthalates in human milk samples from central Italy. Microchemical J., 107: 178-181.

    GUERRANTI C., PERRA G., CORSOLINI S., FOCARDI S.E., 2013 - Pilot study on levels of perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) in selected foodstuffs and human milk from Italy. Food Chem., 140: 197-203.

    LA ROCCA C., TAIT S., GUERRANTI C., CASERTA D., CIARDO F., BUSANI L., BERGAMASCO B., STECCA L., PERRA G., MANCINI F.R., MARCI R., FOCARDI S:, MOSCARINI M., MANTOVANI A., 2013 – Exposure to ED in humans: assessing biomarker effect. Reproductive Toxicol., 41: 16.

    PEPI M., CAPPELLI S., HACHICHO N., PERRA G., RENZI M., TARABELLI A., ALTIERI R., ESPOSITO A., FOCARDI S.E., HEIPIEPER H.J., 2013 - Klebsiella sp. strain C2A isolated from olive oil mill waste is able to tolerate and degrade tannic acid in very high concentrations. FEMS Microbiol. Lett., 343: 105-112.

    PEPI M., FOCARDI S., LOBIANCO A., ANGELINI D., BORGHINI F., FOCARDI S.E., 2013 - Degradation of Fatty Acids and Production of Biosurfactant as an Added Value, by a Bacterial Strain Pseudomonas aeruginosa DG2a Isolated from Aquaculture Wastewaters. Water Air Soil Pollut, 224:1772, DOI 10.1007/s11270-013-1772-1

    PERRA G., FOCARDI S.E., GUERRANTI C., 2013 - Levels and spatial distribution of perfluorinated compounds (PFCs) in superficial sediments from the marine reserves of the Tuscan Archipelago National Park (Italy). Mar. Pollut. Bull., 76: 379-382.

    RENZI M., GUERRANTI C., GIOVANI A., PERRA G., FOCARDI S.E., 2013 - Perfluorinated compounds: Levels, trophic web enrichments and human dietary intakes in transitional water ecosystems. Mar. Pollut. Bull., 76: 146-157.

    RENZI M., GIOVANI A., FOCARDI S.E., 2013 - Biofuel Production from the Orbetello Lagoon Macrophytes: Efficiency of Lipid Extraction Using Accelerate Solvent Extraction Technique. J. Environ. Protection, 4: 1224-1229


    Anno 2012

    ALCARO L., DELLA TORRE C., PETOCHI T., SAMMARINI V., MATIDDI M., CORSI I., BARONI D., GIORDANO P., MARINO G., FOCARDI S., AMATO E., 2012 - Studies on Environmental Effects of Underwater Chemical Munitions in the Southern Adriatic Sea (Mediterranean Sea). Marine Technology Society Journal, 46: 10-20.

    DELLA TORRE C., ZAJA R., LONCAR J., SMITAL T., FOCARDI S., CORSI I., 2012 - Interaction of ABC transport proteins with toxic metals at the level of gene and transport activity in the PLHC-1 fish cell line. Chemico-Biological Interactions, 198: 9-17.

    FOCARDI S., 2012 - Levels of mercury and polychlorobiphenyls in commercial food in Siena Province (Tuscany, Italy) in the period 2001–2010. Microchemical J., 105: 60-64.

    FOCARDI S., 2012 – Polybrominated diphenyl ethers in top predators of the Tyrrhenian and Ionian Sea. MarCoasrEcos2012, Tirana, Albania, pp. 156-162.

    FOCARDI S., RENZI M., 2012 - Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers and Polychlorobiphenyls in Fish from the Ionian Sea (Western Mediterranean), J. Environmental Protection, 3: 135-140.

    FOCARDI S., RENZI M., 2012 - Levels of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers in Commercial Food in Siena Province (Tuscany, Italy). J. of Food Sci. and Engineering, 2: 170-179.

    FOCARDI S., PEPI M., LANDI G., GASPERINI S., RUTA M., DI BIASIO P., FOCARDI S.E., 2012 - Hexavalent chromium reduction by whole cells and cell free extract of the moderate halophilic bacterial strain Halomonas sp. TA-04. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 66: 63-70.

    LA ROCCA C., ALESSI E., BERGAMASCO B., CASERTA D., CIARDO F., FANELLO E., FOCARDI S., GUERRANTI C., STECCA L., MOSCARINI M., PERRA G., TAIT S., ZAGHI C., MANTOVANI A., 2012 - Exposure and effective dose biomarkers for perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) in infertile subjects: Preliminary results of the PREVIENI project. International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 215: 206-211.

    POZO K., HARNER T., RUDOLPH A., OYOLA G., ESTELLANO V.H., AHUMADA-RUDOLPH R., GARRIDO M., POZO KATERINE, MABILIA ROSANNA, FOCARDI S., 2012 - Survey of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in the atmosphere of rural, urban and industrial areas of Concepciόn, Chile, using passive air samplers. Atmospheric Pollution Res., 3: 426-434.

    RENZI M., GIOVANI A., FOCARDI S.E., 2013 - Biofuel Production from the Orbetello Lagoon Macrophytes: Efficiency of Lipid Extraction Using Accelerate Solvent Extraction Technique. J. Enviorn. Protection, 4: 1224-1229.

    RENZI M., MARIOTTINI M., SPECCHIULLI A., PERRA G., GUERRANTI C., GIOVANI A., FOCARDI S.E., 2012 - Occurrence of POPs in sediments and tissues of European eels (Anguilla anguilla L.) from two Italian lagoons: Varano and Orbetello. Transitional Waters Bulletin, 6: 39-56.

    RENZI M., GIOVANI A., FOCARDI S., 2012 - Water Pollution by Surfactants: Fluctuations Due to Tourism Exploitation in a Lagoon Ecosystem. J. Environmental Protection, 3: 1004-1009.

    RENZI M., SPECCHIULLI A., BARONI D., SCIROCCO T., CILENTI L., FOCARDI S., BREBER P., FOCARDI S.E., 2012 - Trace elements in sediments and bioaccumulation in European silver eels (Anguilla anguilla L.) from a Mediterranean lagoon (SE Italy). Intern. J. Environ. Anal. Chem., 92: 676-697.

    RENZI M., LOBIANCO A., GIOVANI A., MARI E., PERRA G., RUTA M., VOLPI V., GUERRANTI C., MARIOTTINI M., PEPI M., FOCARDI S.E., 2012 - Formazione di schiume persistenti
    nell’area marino-costiera di Rosignano Marittimo: approccio multicriterio per l’analisi dei principali fattori coinvolti nel fenomeno. Codice Armonico, 2012: 166-176.

    TRISCIANI A., PERRA G., CARUSO T., FOCARDI S., CORSI I., 2012 - Phase I and II biotransformation enzymes and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the Mediterranean mussel (Mytilus galloprovincialis, Lamarck, 1819) collected in front of an oil refinery. Marine Environmental Research, 79: 29-36.

    UGOLINI A., PERRA G., FOCARDI S., SOMIGLI S., MARTELLINI T., CINCINELLI A., 2012 - Sandhopper Talitrus saltator (Montagu) as a Bioindicator of Contamination by Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 89: 1272-1276.


    Anno 2011

    ANDALORO F., ROMEO T., RENZI M., GUERRANTI C., PERRA G., CONSOLI P., PERZIA P., FOCARDI S.E., 2011 - Alteration of potential harmful elements levels in sediments and biota from the central Mediterranean Sea (Aeolian Archipelago) following an episode of intense volcanic activity. Environ. Monit. Assessm., DOI 10.1007/s 10661-011-2242-0, 13 pp.

    BORGHESI N., CORSOLINI S., FOCARDI S., 2011 - POP levels in two species of Antarctic invertebrates: the sea star (Odontaster validus) and the sea urchin (Sterechinus neumayeri). Organohalogen Compounds, 73: 1087-1090.

    BORGHINI F., LUCATTINI L., VOLPI V., FOCARDI S., FOCARDI S.E., BASTIANONI S., 2011 – Monitoraggio 2010 dei parametri chimici, fisici e biologici della Laguna di Orbetello. Etruria Natura, VIII: 40-47.

    CORSI, I., TABAKU, A., NURO, A., BEQIRAJ, S., MARKU, E., PERRA, G., TAFAJ, L., BARONI, D., BOCARI, D., GUERRANTI, C., CULLAJ, A., MARIOTTINI, M., SHUNDI, L., VOLPI, V., ZUCCHI, S., PASTORE, A.M., IACOCCA, A., TRISCIANI, A., GRAZIOSI, M., PICCINETTI, M., BENINCASA, T., FOCARDI, S., 2011 – Ecotoxicological assessment of Vlora Bay (Albania) by a biomonitoring study using an integrated approach of sublethal toxicological effects and contaminant levels in bioindicator species. In: Tursi, A. and Corselli, C. (eds.), Coastal Research in Albania: Vlora Gulf, Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue No. 58: 116–120.

    CORSOLINI S., BORGHESI N., ADEMOLLO N., FOCARDI S., 2011 - Chlorinated biphenyls and pesticides in migrating and resident seabirds from East and West Antarctica. Environment International, 37: 1329-1335.

    DELLA TORRE C., MONTI M.L., FOCARDI S., CORSI I., 2011 - Time-dependent modulation of cyp1a gene transcription and EROD activity by musk xylene in PLHC-1 and RTG-2 fish cell lines. Toxicology in vitro, 25: 1575-1580.

    DELLA TORRE C., BIAGINI T., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., - 2011 - Effects on CYP1A of the polycyclic musk tonalide (AHTN) in single and co-exposure with benzo(a)pyrene and 3,3-4,4,5-pentachlorobiphenyl in the PLHC-1 fish cell line. Chemistry and Ecology, 27: 57-65.

    FOCARDI S., 2011 - Inquinamento e salute dell’uomo. Antropologia della salute, 2 (3): 13-35.

    FOCARDI S., C. DELLA TORRE, M. MONTI, T. BIAGINI, I. CORSI, 2011 - Synthetic musks fragrances in the aquatic environment: in vitro toxicological studies of their biotransformation and potential negative effects. WIT Transactions on Biomedicine and Health, 15: 183-194.

    GUERRANTI C., FOCARDI S., 2011 - Differences in Pop Levels between Conventional and Omega-3 Fatty Acid-Enriched Milk and Dairy Products. ISRN Toxicology, 2011, Article ID 541694, 7 pages, doi:10.5402/2011/541694.

    GUERRANTI C., PALMIERI M., MARIOTTINI M., FOCARDI S., 2011 - Persistent Organic Pollutants in Human Milk from Central Italy: Levels and Time Trends. 2011, art. ID 107514, 6 pages, doi:10.5402/2011/107514.

    GUERRANTI C., PERRA G., FANELLO E.L., RENZI M., GIOVANI A., FOCARDI S.E., 2011 - Quality and safety of food products from Southern Tuscany (Central Italy): preliminary results on levels of endocrine disruptors in food from short food supply chains. Organohalogen Compounds, 73: 957-959.

    GUERRANTI C., PERRA G., CORSOLINI S., FOCARDI S., 2011 - Preliminary results on levels of perfluorinated compounds in human milk samples from Central Italy. Organohalogen Compounds, 73: 284-287.

    PEPI M., GAGGI C., BERNARDINI E., FOCARDI S., LOBIANCO A., RUTA M., NICOLARDI V., VOLTERRANI M., GASPERINI S., TRINCHERA G., RENZI P., GABELLINI M., FOCARDI S.E., 2011- Mercury-resistant bacterial strains Pseudomonas and Psychrobacter spp. isolated from sediments of Orbetello Lagoon (Italy) and their possible use in bioremediation processes. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 65: 85-91.

    PEPI M., PROTANO G., RUTA M., NICOLARDI V., BERNARDINI E., FOCARDI S.E., GAGGI C., 2011 - Arsenic-resistant Pseudomonas spp. and Bacillus sp. bacterial strains reducing As(V) to As(III), isolated from Alps soils, Italy. Folia Microbiologica, 56: 29-35.

    PERRA G., POZO K., GUERRANTI C., LAZZERI D., VOLPI V., CORSOLINI S., FOCARDI S., 2011 - Levels and spatial distribution of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in superficial sediment from 15 Italian marine protected areas (MPA). Marine Pollution Bull., 62: 874-877.

    POZO K., PERRA G., MENCHI V., URRUTIA R., PARRA O., RUDOLPH A., FOCARDI S., 2011 - Levels and spatial distribution of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in sediments from Lenga Estuary, central Chile. Mar. Pollut. Bull., 62: 1572-1576.

    PRETTI C., RENZI M., FOCARDI S., GIOVANI A., MONNI G., MELAI B., RAJAMANI S., CHIAPPE C., 2011 - Acute toxicity and biodegradability of N-alkyl-N-methylmorpholinium and N-alkyl-DABCO based ionic liquids. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Safety, 74: 748-753.

    RANDELLI E., ROSSINI V., SAFONTAS C., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., FAUSTO A.M., BUONOCORE F. AND G. SCAPIGLIATI, 2011 - Effects of the polycyclic ketone tonalide (AHTN) on some cell viability parameters and transcription of P450 and immunoregulatory genes in rainbow trout RTG-2 cells. Toxicology in vitro, 25: 1596-1602.

    RENZI M., SPECCHIULLI A., D’ADAMO R., FOCARDI S., 2011 – State of the knowledge of the trophic state of worldwide lagoon ecosystems: leading fields and perspectives. In: Adams G. Friedman, (Ed.), Lagoons: Biology, Management and Environmental Impact., Nova Science Publ., pp. 249-277.

    RENZI M., TOZZI A., BARONI D., FOCARDI S., 2011 - Factors affecting the distribution of trace elements in harbour sediments. Chemistry and Ecology, 27: 235-250.

    RUTA M., PEPI M., GAGGI C., BERNARDINI E. FOCARDI SILVIA, MAGALDI E., GASPERINI S., VOLTERRANI M., ZANINI A., FOCARDI S.E., 2011 - As(V)-reduction to As(III) by arsenic-resistant Bacillus spp. bacterial strains isolated from low-contaminated sediments of the Oliveri-Tindari Lagoon, Italy. Chemistry and Ecology, 27: 207-219.

    SPECCHIULLI A., RENZI M., PERRA G., CILENTIA L., SCIROCCO T., FLORIO M., FOCARDI SILVIA, BREBER P., FOCARDI S., 2011 - Distribution and sources of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in surface sediments of some Italian lagoons exploited for aquaculture and fishing activities. Intern. J. Environ. Anal. Chem., 91: 367-386.

    TRISCIANI A., CORSI I., DELLA TORRE C., PERRA G., FOCARDI S., 2011 - Hepatic biotransformation genes and enzymes and PAH metabolites in bile of common sole (Solea solea, Linnaeus, 1758) from an oil-contaminated site in the Mediterranean Sea: A field study. Marine Pollution Bull., 62: 806-814.

    UNGHERESE G., BARONI D., BRUNI P., FOCARDI S.E., UGOLINI A., 2011 - Metallothionein Induction in the Sandhopper Talitrus saltator (Montagu) (Crustacea, Amphipoda). Water Air Soil Pollution, 219: 343-351.

    Anno 2010

    BECHI N., IETTA F., ROMAGNOLI R., JANTRA S., CENCINI M., GALASSI G., SERCHI T., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., PAULESU L., 2010 - Environmental Levels of para-nonylphenol are Able to Affect Cytokine Secretion in Human Placenta. Environmental Health Perspectives, 118: 427- 431.

    CARBONARA P.L., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., LEMBO G., ROCHIRA S., SCOLAMACCHIA M., SPEDICATO M.T., MCKINLEY R.S., 2010 - The effects of stress induced by cortisol administration on the
    repeatability of swimming performance tests in the European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.). Marine and Freshwater Behaviour and Physiology, 43: 283-296.

    DELLA TORRE C., PETOCHI T., CORSI I., DINARDO M.M., BARONI D., ALCARO L., FOCARDI S., TURSI A., MARINO G., FRIGERI A., AMATO E., 2010 - DNA damage, severe organ lesions and high muscle levels of As and Hg in two benthic fish species from a chemical warfare agent dumping site in the Mediterranean Sea. Sci. Total Environ., 408: 2136-2145.

    DELLA TORRE C., CORSI I., NARDI F., PERRA G., TOMASINO M.P., FOCARDI S., 2010 - Transcriptional and post-transcriptional response of drug-metabolizing enzymes to PAHs contamination in red mullet (Mullus barbatus, Linnaeus, 1758): A field study. Mar. Environ. Res., 70: 95-101.

    FOCARDI S., PEPI M., RUTA M., MARVASI M., BERNARDINI E., GASPERINI S., FOCARDI S.E., 2010 - Arsenic precipitation by an anaerobic arsenic-respiring bacterial strain isolated from the polluted sediments of Orbetello Lagoon, Italy. Letters in Applied Microbiology, 51: 578-585.

    FOCARDI S., RENZI M., 2010 – La qualità ambientale dell’area marina costiera Toscana: una review dei lavori di ricerca condotti nel tratto compreso tra Livorno e Orbetello. Codice Armonico, 2010: 273-280.

    FOCARDI S., BONOMETTO A., BARBANTI A., FEOLA A., PINESCHI G., VALENTE M., BOSCOLO R., 2010 – La Direttiva Quadro sulle acque: il Piano di Gestione come strumento per il governo e la tutela della risorsa idrica. In: La salvaguardia di Venezia e della sua laguna, Scienze e Lettere Ed., Roma, 2010: 147-155.

    GIOVANI A., MARI E., SPECCHIULLI A., CILENTI L., SCIROCCO T., BREBER P., RENZI M., FOCARDI S.E., LENZI M., 2010 - Factors affecting changes in phanerogam distribution patterns of Orbetello lagoon, Italy. Transitional Water Bulletin, 4: 35-52.

    GIUSTI E., MARSILI-LIBELLI S., RENZI M., FOCARDI S., 2010 - Assessment of spatial distribution of submerged vegetation in the Orbetello lagoon by means of a mathematical model. Ecological Modelling, 221: 1484-1493.

    NESTI I., ROPERT-COUDERT Y., KATO A., BEAULIEU M., FOCARDI S., OLMASTRONI S., 2010 - Diving behaviour of chick-rearing Adélie Penguins at Edmonson Point, Ross Sea. Polar Biol., 33: 969-978.

    PEPI M., LAMPARIELLO L., ALTIERI R., ESPOSITO A., PERRA G., RENZI M., LOBIANCO A., FEOLA A., GASPERINI S., FOCARDI S., 2010 - Tannic acid degradation by bacterial strains Serratia spp. and Pantoea sp. isolated from olive mill waste misture. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 64:73-80.

    PERRA G., FANELLO E., GUERRANTI C:, FOCARDI S., ANDALORO F., ROMEO T., 2010 - Preliminary screening of perfluorooctane sulphonate (PFOS) and perfluooctanoic acid (PFOA) in a fish species (Serranus cabrilla) from the coast of Sicily (Southern Tyrrhenian sea). Biol. Mar. Mediterr., 17: 128-129.

    POZO K., CORSOLINI S., ESTELLANO V.H., VOLPI V., PERRA G., GUERRANTI C., MARIOTTINI M., FANELLO E., FOCARDI S., 2010 – La qualità dell’aria? Monitorarla ora è alla portata di tutti. Ricerca e Sperimentazione, 9: 9-12.

    RENZI M., PERRA G., LOBIANCO A. MARI E., GUERRANTI C., SPECCHIULLI A., PEPI M., FOCARDI S., 2010 - Environmental quality assessment of the marine reserves of the Tuscan Archipelago, Central Tyrrhenian Sea (Italy). Chem. Ecol., 26: 299-317.

    SCHIAVONE A., KANNAN K., HORII Y., FOCARDI S., CORSOLINI S., 2010 - Polybrominated diphenyl ethers, polychlorinated naphthalenes and polycyclic musks in human fat from Italy: Comparison to polychlorinated biphenyls and organochlorine pesticides. Environ. Pollut., 158: 599-606.

    SOMIGLI S., FANELLO E., PERRA G., FOCARDI S., UGOLINI A., 2010 - Seasonal variations in PAHs conncentration in three species of Talitrid Amphipods (Crustacea). Biol. Mar. Mediterr., 17: 394-395.

    UNGHERESE G., MENGONI A, SOMIGLI S., BARONI D., FOCARDI S., UGOLINI A., 2010 - Relationship between heavy metals pollution and genetic diversity in Mediterranean populations of the sandhopper Talitrus saltator (Montagu) (Crustacea, Amphipoda). Environ. Pollut., 158: 1638-1643.

    UNGHERESE G., BARONI D., FOCARDI S., UGOLINI A., 2010 - Trace metal contamination of Tuscan and eastern Corsican coastal supralittoral zones: The sandhopper Talitrus saltator (Montagu) as a biomonitor. Ecotoxicol Environ. Safety, 73: 1919-1924.

    ZUCCHI S., CORSI I., LUCKENBACH T., MALA BARD S., REGOLI F., FOCARDI S., 2010 - Identification of five partial ABC genes in the liver of the Antarctic fish Trematomus bernacchii and sensitivity of ABCB1 and ABCC2 to Cd exposure. Environ. Pollut., 158: 2746-2756.

    Anno 2009

    BALLERINI T., TAVECCHIA G., OLMASTRONI S., PEZZO F., FOCARDI S., 2009 – Nonlinear effects of winter sea ice on the serviva probabilities of Adélie penguins. Oecologia, 161: 253-265.

    BONACCI S., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., 2009 - Cholinesterases in the Antarctic scallop Adamussium colbecki: characterization and sensitivity to pollutants. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Safety, 72: 1481-1488.

    BORGHESI N., CORSOLINI S., LEONARDS P., BRANDSMA S., DE BOER J., FOCARDI S., 2009 - Polybrominated diphenyl ether contamination levels in fish from the Antarctic and the Mediterranean Sea. Chemosphere, 77: 693-698.

    BORGHINI F., COLACEVICH A., BERGAMINO N., MICARELLI P., DATTILO A.M., FOCARDI S., FOCARDI S.E., LOISELLE S.A., 2009 - The microalgae Tetraselmis suecica in mesocosms under different light regimes., Chemistry and Ecology, 25: 345-357.

    BORGHINI F., A. COLACEVICH, T. CARUSO, D. GRECH, S. ZUCCHI, G. PERRA, S. E. FOCARDI, 2009 - Stato di salute e fauna ittica di due praterie di Posidonia oceanica a differente livello di protezione ambientale. Etrurianatura, Vol.VI: 87 – 96.

    BURRONI C., MARIOTTINI M., DELLA TORRE C., CORSI I., CARUSO T., SENSINI C., PERRA G., VOLPI V., ZUCCHI S., FOCARSI S., 2009 – Persistent organic pollutants and enzyme activities in European eel (Anguilla anguilla) from Orbetello lagoon. Transit.Waters. Bull., 3: 14-28

    FOCARDI S., MARIOTTINI M., RENZI M., PERRA G., FOCARDI S., 2009 - Anthropogenic impacts on the Orbetello lagoon ecosystem. Toxicology and Industrial Health, 25: 365-371.

    GUERRANTI C., FOCARDI S., 2009 - Interferenti endocrini nel latte materno: livelli, andamento temporale e stima dell’assunzione da parte dei lattanti. Rapporti ISTISAN, 09/18: 64.

    GUERRANTI C., FOCARDI S., 2009 - Livelli di interferenti endocrini in alimenti biologici e convenzionali. Rapporti ISTISAN, 09/18: 65-66.

    GUERRANTI C., CETTA F., PERRA G., MORONI A., DI FELICE R., FOCARDI SILVIA, SORBELLINI F., AZZARA A., CISTERNINO F., DHAMO A., MALAGNINO G., MOLTONI L., FOCARDI S., 2009 – Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) levels in various food components and in humane adipose tissue. A comparison with PAH values in atmosphere. Giornale Italiano delle malattie del Torace, 63 (6): 397-404.

    PEPI M., ALTIERI R., ESPOSITO A., LOBIANCO A., BORGHINI F., STENDARDI A., GASPERINI S. FOCARDI S., 2009 - Effects of amendment with olive mill by-products on soils revealed by nitrifying bacteria. Chemistry and Ecology, 25: 293-303.

    PEPI M., LOBIANCO A., RENZI M., PERRA G., BERNARDINI E., MARVASI M., GASPERINI S., VOLTERRANI M., FRANCHI E., HEIPIEPER H.J., FOCARDI S., 2009 - Two naphthalene degrading bacteria belonging to the genera Paenibacillus and Pseudomonas isolated from a highly polluted lagoon perform different sensitivities to the organic and heavy metal contaminants. Extremophiles, 13: 839-848.

    PERRA G., GUERRANTI C., BISOGNO I., CORSOLINI S., FOCARDI S., 2009 - Livelli di composti per fluorurati in campioni di latte umano e di prodotti alimentari. Rapporti ISTISAN, 09/18: 84.

    PERRA G., RENZI M., GUERRANTI C., FOCARDI S., 2009 - Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons pollution in sediments: distribution and sources in a lagoon system (Orbetello, Central Italy). Transit.Waters. Bull., 3: 45-58.

    POZO K., LAZZERINI D., PERRA G., VOLPI V., CORSOLINI S., FOCARDI S., 2009 - Levels and spatial distribution of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in superficial sediment from 15 Italian Marine Protected Areas (MPA). Mar. Pollut. Bull., 58: 773-776.

    POZO K., MARIOTTINI M., BARRA R., LAZZERINI F., MONTI M. L., URRUTIA R., PARRA O., FOCARDI S., 2009 - Records of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins (PCDD), and dibenzo-pfurans (PCDF) in sediment core from an urban lake in central Chile. Organohalogen Compounds, 71: 2237-2242.

    ROTA E., PERRA G., FOCARDI S., 2009 – The European lancelet Branchiostoma lanceolatum (Pallas) a san indicator of environmental quality of Tuscan Archipelago (Western Mediterranean Sea). Chemistry and Ecology, 25: 61-69.

    RUTA M., PEPI M., FRANCHI E., RENZI M., VOLTERRANI M., PERRA G., GUERRANTI C., ZANINI A., FOCARDI S., 2009 - Contamination levels and state assessment in the lakes of the Oliveri-Tindari Lagoon (North-Eastern Sicily, Italy). Chemistry and Ecology, 25: 27-38.

    SCHIAVONE A., CORSOLINI S., BORGHESI N., FOCARDI S., 2009 - Contamination profiles of selected PCB congeners, chlorinated pesticides, PCDD/Fs in Antarctic fur seal pups and penguin eggs. Chemosphere, 76: 264-269.

    SCHIAVONE A., CORSOLINI S., KANNAN K., TAO L.,TRIVELPIECE W., TORRES JR. D., FOCARDI S., 2009 - Perfluorinated contaminants in fur seal pups and penguin eggs from South Shetland, Antarctica. Sci. Total Environ., 407: 3899-3904.

    SCHIAVONE A., KANNAN K., FOCARDI S., CORSOLINI S., 2009 - Occurrence of brominated flame retardants, polycyclic musks, and chlorinated naphthalenes in seal blubber from Antarctica: Comparison to organochlorines. Mar. Pollut. Bull., 58: 1406-1419.

    SOMIGLI S., BARONI D., FOCARDI S., UGOLINI A., 2009 – Variazione stagionale dell’accumulo di metalli in traccia in Orchestia montagui (Crustacea, Amphipoda). Biol. Mar. Mediterr., 16: 412-413.

    UNGHERESE G., BARONI D., FOCARDI S., UGOLINI A., 2009 – Valutazione della contaminazione da metalli in traccia lungo la costa toscana mediante l’Anfipode Talitrus saltator. Biol. Mar. Mediterr., 16: 410-411.

    VIGNES F., BARBONE E., BREBER P., D'ADAMO R., ROSELLI L.,UNGARO N., FOCARDI S., RENZI M., BASSET A., 2009 - Spatial and temporal description of the dystrophic crisis in Lesina lagoon during summer 2008. Transit.Waters. Bull., 3 (n. 2): 47-62.

    Anno 2008

    SENSINI C., DELLA TORRE C., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., 2008 - First observation of histopathological effects of 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene (TNT) in gills of European eel Anguilla anguilla (Linnaeus, 1758). Cell. Biol. Toxicol., 24: 621-628.

    DELLA TORRE C., CORSI I., ARUKWE A., VALOTI M., FOCARDI S., 2008 - Interactions of 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene (TNT) with xenobiotics biotransformation system in European eel (Anguilla anguilla) (Linnaeus, 1758). Ecotoxicol. Environ. Safety, 71: 798-805.

    BORGHESI N., CORSOLINI S., FOCARDI S., 2008 - Levels of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and organochlorine pollutants in two species of Antarctic fish (Chionodraco hamatus and Trematomus bernacchii). Chemosphere, 73: 155-160.

    MARIOTTINI M., POZO K., BOLADOS A., BARRA R., GUERRANTI C., CORSOLINI S., FOCARDI S., 2008 - POPs in human breast cancer adipose tissue from Central Chile. Organohalogen Compounds, 70: 1756-1759.

    BORGHESI N., CORSOLINI S., LEONARDS P., BRANDSMA S., DE BOER J., FOCARDI S., 2008 - Levels and congener profiles of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE) in antarctic and mediterranean fish. Organohalogen Compounds, 70: 1912-1915.

    GUERRANTI C., MARIOTTINI M., FOCARDI S., 2008 – Dietary exposure to PBDEs and levels in breast milk of women living in Central Italy. Organohalogen Compounds, 70: xxxx-xxxx.

    CORSOLINI S., GUERRANTI C., PERRA G., FOCARDI S., 2008 - Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers, Perfluorinated Compounds and Chlorinated Pesticides in Swordfish (Xiphias gladius) from the Mediterranean Sea. Environ. Sci. Technol., 42: 4344-4349.

    FOCARDI S., 2008 – Biomass, gross production, and net production. In Sven Erik Jergensen and Brian D. Fath Editors in chief “Ecological indicators”. Vol 1 of Encyclopedia of Ecology, 5 vols. Oxford, Elsevier, pp 453-461.

    UGOLINI A., UNGHERESE G., SOMIGLI S., GALANTI G., BARONI D., BORGHINI F., CIPRIANI N., NEBBIAI M., PASSAPONTI M., FOCARDI S., 2008 – The Amphipod Talitrus saltator as a bioindicator of human trampling on sandy beaches. Mar. Environ. Res., 65: 349-357.

    DELLA TORRE C., CORSI I., ARUKWE A., ALCARO L., AMATO E., FOCARDI S., 2008 - Effects of 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene (TNT) on phase I and phase II biotransformation enzymes in European eel Anguilla anguilla (Linnaeus, 1758). Mar. Environ. Res., 66: 9-11.

    BASTIANONI S., COPPOLA F., TIEZZI E., COLACEVICH A., BORGHINI F., FOCARDI S., 2008 - Biofuel potential production from Orbetello lagoon macroalgae: a comparison with sunflower feedstock. Biomass and Bioenergy, 32: 619-628.

    DELLA TORRE C., CORSI I., SENSINI C., ARUKWE A., FOCARDI S., 2008 – Acute sublethal effects of 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene (TNT) on the European eel (Anguilla anguilla) (Linnaeus, 1758). WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment, 110: 305-314.

    PEPI M., HEIPIEPER H.J., FISCHER J., RUTA M., VOLTERRANI M., FOCARDI S., 2008 - Membrane fatty acids adaptive profile in the simultaneous presence of arsenic and toluene in Bacillus sp. ORAs2 and Pseudomonas sp. ORAs5 strains. Extremophiles, 12: 343-349.

    GUERRANTI, C., PERRA, G., RENZI, M., FOCARDI SILVIA, FOCARDI, S., 2008 - Chlorinated contaminants in extra virgin olive oil from Central Italy. J Food Lipids, 15: 190-197.

    BONACCI S., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., 2008 - Cholinesterase activities in the scallop Pecten jacobaeus: characterization and effects of exposure to aquatic contaminants. Science of the Total Environment, 392: 99-109.

    DELLA TORRE C., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., ARUKWE A., 2008 - Effects of 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene (TNT) on neurosteroidogenesis in the European eel (Anguilla anguilla; Linnaeus, 1758). Chemistry and Ecology, 24: 1-7.

    BIRARDI F., LENZI M., FRANCHI E., SOLARI D., ROFFILLI R., GENNARO P., FOCRDI S., 2008 – Spread of Caulerpa racemosa var. cylindracea in back-reef areas (Tuscany southern coast). Biol. Mar. Mediterr., 15: 256-257.

    SOMIGLI S., PERRA G., BORGHINI F., FOCARDI S., UGOLINI A., 2008 – Supralittoral Amphipods as possible bioindicators of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons contamination. ). Biol. Mar. Mediterr., 15: 438-439.

    UGOLINI A., SOMIGLI S., UNGHERESE G., BARONI D., FOCARDI S., 2008 – Orchestia montagui (Crustacea, Amphipoda) bioindicator of heavy metal contamination on sandy and rocky shores. ). Biol. Mar. Mediterr., 15: 442-443.

    RENZI M., PASTI B., FOCARDI S., 2008 – Educazione scientifica nella scuola secondaria superiore. Edizioni Effigi, Arcidosso, Italy, 157 pp.

    Anno 2007

    RENZI M., FRANCHI E., TOZZI A., VOLTERRANI M., FOCARDI S.E., LENZI M., PORRELLO S., 2007 - Mathematical modelling of sediment chemicophysical parameters in a coastal lagoon to estimate high density seagrass meadow (Ruppia cirrhosa) distribution. International Journal of Environment and Health, 1: 360-373.

    UNGHERESE G., BARONI D., BRUNI P., FOCARDI S., UGOLINI A., 2007 - Esposizione al rame e concentrazione di metallotioneine in Talitrus saltator. Biol. Mar. Mediterr., 14: 414-415.

    PEPI M., VOLTERRANI M., RENZI M., MARVASI M., GASPERINI S., FRANCHI E., FOCARDI S., 2007 – Arsenic-resistant bacteria isolated from contaminated sediments of the Orbetello Lagoon, Italy, and their characterization. J. Appl. Microbiol., 103: 2299-2308.

    CORSOLINI S., SARÀ G., BORGHESI N., FOCARDI S., 2007 – HCB, p,p’-DDE and PCB ontogenic transfer and magnification in bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) from the Mediterranean Sea. Environ. Sci. Technol., 41: 4227-4233.

    CORSOLINI S., BORGHESI N., SCHIAVONE A., FOCARDI S., 2007 - Polybrominated diphenyl ethers, polychlorinated dibenzo-dioxins, -furans, and -biphenyls in three species of Antarctic Penguins. Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. Int., 14: 421-429.

    PEZZO F., OLMASTRONI S., VOLPI V., FOCARDI S., 2007 – Annual variation in reproductive parameters of Adélie penguins at Edmonson Point, Victoria Land, Antarctica. Polar Biol., 31: 39-45.

    PERRA G., RENZI M., VOLTERRANI M., FOCARDI S., 2007 – Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the Orbetello lagoon sediments (Tuscany, Central Italy). Publicationes Instituti Geographici Tartuensis, 104: 501-503.

    MARIOTTINI M., RENZI M., RUTA M., CELLINI E., GUERRANTI C., FOCARDI S., 2007 - An assessment of contamination status of surficial sediments in a flooded coastal area, Vibo Marina (Southern Italy). Organohalogen Compounds, 69: 1622-1625.

    SCHIAVONE A., CORSOLINI S., TAO L., KANNAN K., TRIVELPIECE W., TORRES D. JR., FOCARDI S., 2007 - Perfluorinated compounds in fur seal pups and penguin eggs from South Shetland, Antarctica. Organohalogen Compounds, 69: 2828-2831.

    BONACCI S., IACOCCA A., FOSSI S., LANCINI L., CARUSO T., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., - 2007 Biomonitoring aquatic environmental quality in a Marine Protected Area: a biomarker approach. Ambio, 36: 308-315.

    CORSI I., PASTORE A., LODDE A., PALMERINI E., CASTAGNOLO L., FOCARDI S., 2007 - Potential role of cholinesterases in the invasive capacity of the freshwater bivalve, Anodonta woodiana (Bivalvia: Unionacea): A comparative study with the indigenous species of the genus, Anodonta sp. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part C 145: 413-419.

    POZO K., URRUTIA R., BARRA R., MARIOTTINI M., TREUTLER H.C., ARANEDA A., FOCARDI S., 2007 - Records of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in sediments of four remote Chilean Andean Lakes. Chemosphere, 66: 1911-1921.

    Anno 2006

    ROMANI R., CORSI I., BONACCI S., FOCARDI S., DE MEDIO G. E., DE SANTIS A., INCARNATO F., GIOVANNINI E., ROSI G., 2006 - Organophosphate–resistant forms of acetylcholinesterases in two scallops – the Antarctic Adamussium colbecki and the Mediterranean Pecten jacobaeus. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part B, 145: 188-196.

    LENZI M., ROFFILLI R., DE PIRRO M., MICARELLI P., FRANCHI E., BORGHINI F., FOCARDI S., 2006 – The meadows of Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile along the Tuscany southern coast (Mt. Argentario – Chiarone River, Italy). Biol. Mar. Medit., 13: 51-55.

    BORGHESI N., CORSOLINI S., SCHIAVONE A., LEONZIO C., FOCARDI S., 2006 - Recent changes in HCB and PCB levels in herring gull (Larus argentatus) and Audouin’s gull (Larus audouinii) eggs from the North Western Mediterranean. Organohalogen Compounds, 68: 1012 – 1015.

    SCHIAVONE A., PERRA G., CORSOLINI S., BORGHESI N., TORRES D. Jr., FOCARDI S., 2006 - Preliminary screening of perfluorinated and organochlorine compounds in antarctic fur seal (Arctocephalus gazella) pups from Livingstone Island, Antarctica. Organohalogen Compounds, 68: 2051-2054.

    IACOCCA A., FOCARDI S., 2006 – Attività enzimatiche CYP450-dipendenti in esemplari di Patella caerulea esposti a 2,3,7,8-tetraclorodibenzo-para-diossina e benzo(a)pirene. Biol. Mar. Medit., 13: 338-339.

    FOCARDI S., CORSI I., IACOCCA A., BUZZI M., MICCOLI M., 2006 – New species in bioremediation of sea farming impact: drug tolerance and detoxification capabilities towards xenobiotics. Biol. Mar. Medit., 13: 305-309.

    FORESI L.M., ZAMPI M., FOCARDI S., 2006 – Morphology of Triloculina rotunda d’Orbigny: relationship with environmental conditions. In: Coccioni R., Marsili A. (eds), “Proceedings of the second and third Italian Meetings on Environmental Micropaleontology”, Grzybowski Foundation Special Publication, 11: 59-73.

    PERRA, G., GUERRANTI, C., BARONI, D., BENINCASA, T., GRECO, S., 2006 - Distribuzione di contaminanti nei sedimenti marini superficiali dell'area di Capo Vaticano (Calabria, Italia). Biol. Mar. Medit., 13: 248-249.

    BECHI N., ROMAGNOLI R., IETTA F., FOCARDI S., CORSI I., FERRO E., PAULESU L., 2006 – Effect of endocrine disruptors on human placenta development. American J. Reproductive Immunology, 56: 52.

    RENZI, M., LENZI, M., FRANCHI, E., VOLTERRANI, M., PERRA, G., GUERRANTI, C., FOCARDI, S., 2006 - Sviluppo di criteri previsionali di compatibilità delle fanerogame con le caratteristiche chimico-fisiche del sedimento. Biol. Mar. Medit., 13: 96-97.

    UGOLINI A., GALANTI G., SOMIGLI S., UNGHERESE G., PERFETTI A., BORGHINI F., FOCARDI S., 2006 – Talitrus saltator (Montagu) (Crustacea, Amphipoda) as a bioindicator of human trampling on sandy beaches. Biol. Mar. Medit., 13: 781-784.

    AINLEY D., TONIOLO V., BALLARD G., BARTON K., EASTMAN J., KARL B., FOCARDI S:, KOOYMAN G., LYVER P., OLMASTRONI S., STEWART B.S., TESTA J.W., WILSON P., 2006 – Managing ecosystem uncertainty: critical habitat and dietary overlap of top-predators in the Ross Sea. Commission for the Conservation of Marine Living Resources, Scientific Committee Working Group on Ecosystem Monitoring and Management, WG-EMM 06/7, 15 pp.

    LEMBO G., SPEDICATO M.T., CARBONARA P., SCOLAMACCHIA M., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., ROCHIRA S., MC KINLEY R.S., 2006 – Insight into the well-being of Sea bass by using physiological operating indicators. Biol. Mar. Medit., 13: 8-9.

    ZUCCHI S., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., 2006 – Espressione della MRP2 (multi drug related protein 2) in Dicentrarchus labrax. Biol. Mar. Medit., 13: 40-41.

    GUERRANTI C., PERRA G., BISOGNO I., FOCARDI S., 2006 – Contaminanti emergemti in Xiphias gladius dell’area Trrenica. Biol. Mar. Medit., 13: 336-337.

    DELLA TORRE C., CORSI I., ALCARO L., AMATO E., FOCARDI S., 2006 – The involvement of cytochrome P450 system in the fate of 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene (TNT) in European eel Anguilla anguilla (Linnaeus, 1758). Biochemical Society Transactions, 34: 1228-1230.

    FOCARDI SILVIA, CORSI I., MAZZUOLI S., VIGNOLI L., LOISELLE S.A., FOCARDI S., 2006 - Integrating Remote Sensing approach with pollution monitoring tools for aquatic ecosystems risk assessment and management: a case study of Lake Victoria (Kenya). Enviromental Monitoring and Assessment, 122: 275-287.

    MARIOTTINI M., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., 2006 – PCB levels in European eel (Anguilla anguilla) from two coastal lagoons of the Mediterranean. Environ. Monit. Assess., 117: 519-528.

    BECHI N., IETTA F., ROMAGNOLI R., FOCARDI S., CORSI I., BUFFI C., PAULESU L., 2006 – Estrogen –like response to p-nonylphenol in human first trimester placenta and BeWo choriocarcinoma cells. Toxicological Sciences, 93: 75-81.

    BONACCI S., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., 2006 - Cholinesterase activities in the adductor muscle of the Antarctic scallop Adamussium colbecki. Antarctic Sci., 18: 15-22.

    AMATO E., ALCARO L., CORSI I., DELLA TORRE C., FARCHI C., FOCARDI S:, MARINO G., TURSI A., 2006 - An integrated ecotoxicological approach to assess the effects of pollutants released by unexploted chemical ordinance dumped in the Southern Adriatic (Mediterranean Sea). Marine Biology, 149: 17-23.

    CORSOLINI S., COVACI A., ADEMOLLO N., FOCARDI S., SCHEPENS P., 2006 - Occurrence of organochlorine pesticides (OCPs) and their enantiomeric signatures, and concentrations of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in the Adelie penguin food web, Antarctica. Environ. Pollut., 140: 371-382.

    Anno 2005

    FOCARDI S., SAROGLIA M., Eds., 2005 – Animal Welfare, Human Health and Interactions with the Environment. Aquaculture International, Springer, 173 pp.

    DELLA TORRE C., CORSI I., ALCARO L., AMATO E., FOCARDI S., 2005 - In vivo and in vitro inhibition of CYP1A enzymes activity by 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene (TNT) in european eel Anguilla anguilla. Pharmacologyonline, 3: 30-40.

    UGOLINI A., BORGHINI F., FOCARDI S., CHELAZZI G., 2005 - Heavy metals accumulation in two syntopic sandhopper species: Talitrus saltator (Montagu) and Talorchestia ugolinii Bellan Santini and Ruffo. Mar. Pollut. Bull., 50: 1328-1334.

    CORSOLINI S., ADEMOLLO N., ROMEO T., GRECO S., FOCARDI S., 2005 – Persistent organic pollutants in edile fish: a human and environmental health problem. Microchem. J., 79: 115-123.

    FOCARDI S., CORSI I., FRANCHI E., 2005 – Safety issues and sustainable development of European aquaculture: new tools for environmentally sound aquaculture. Aquaculture International, 13: 3-17.

    FOCARDI S., 2005 – Animal Welfare, Human Health and Interactions with the Environment. Aquaculture International, 13: 1.

    BORGHINI F., GRIMALT J.O., SANCHEZ-HERNANDEZ J.C., BARRA R., TORRES GARCIA C.J., FOCARDI S., 2005 – Organochlorine compounds in soils and sediments of the mountain Andean Lakes., Environ. Pollut., 136: 253-266.

    CORSI I., IACOCCA A., CORRIERO G., NONNIS MARZANO C., GIANGRANDE A., TRIANNI L., FOCARDI S:, 2005 – Promising extractive species for integrated mariculture systems: preliminary results on their resistance to organophosphate insecticides exposure. Biol. Mar. Medit., 12: 181-183.

    MARIOTTINI M., BIANCHINI A., FOCARDI S:, 2005 – Distribution and profile of polybrominated diphenyl ethers in European eel (Anguilla anguilla) from a Mediterranean coastal lagoon (Orbetello, Italy). Organohalogen Compounds, 67: 467-470.

    CORSOLINI S., SARA’ G., BORGHESI N., FOCARDI S., 2005 – Ontogenic transfer of chlorinated hydrocarbons in Mediterranean Bluefin Tuna (Thunnus thynnus). Organohalogen Compounds, 67: 1224-1228.

    CORSI I., MARIOTTINI M., BADESSO A., CARUSO T., BORGHESI N., BONACCI S., IACOCCA A., FOCARDI S., 2005 – Contamination and sub-lethal toxicological effects of persistent organic pollutants in the European eel (Anguilla anguilla) in the Orbetello lagoon (Tuscany, Italy), Hydrobiol., 550: 237-249.

    PEZZO F., BALLERINI T., OLMASTRONI S., FOCARDI S., 2005 - Metodi per la demografia del pinguino di Adelia: undici anni di osservazioni e riosservazioni in Antartide. Avocetta, 29: 134.

    Anno 2004

    CORSOLINI S., ADEMOLLO N., MARIOTTINI M., FOCARDI S., 2004 – Poly-Brominated Diphenyl-Ethers (PBDEs) and other Persistent Organic Pollutants in Blood of Penguins from the Ross Sea (Antartica). Organohalogen Compunds, 66: 1718-1724.

    GRIMALT J.O., BORGHINI F., BARRA R., SANCHEZ-HERNANDEZ J.C., TORRES GARCIA C.J., FOCARDI S., 2004 - Temperature dependance of the organochlorine compound distributions in the Andean Lakes. Environ. Sci. Technol., 38: 5386-5392.

    CORSI I., IACOCCA A., MERCURIO M., LONGO C., GIANGRANDE A., PIERRI C., LEMBO G., SPEDICATO M., FOCARDI S., 2004 – Promising extractive species for integrated mariculture systems: preliminary results on resistance to organophosphate insecticides. European Aquaculture Society, Special Pubblication No. 34: 247-248.

    CORSI I., BALOCCHI C., MARIOTTINI M., PERRA G., SCHIAVONE A., FOCARDI S., 2004 – Levels of Polychlorinated Biphenyls, Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Heavy Metals in commercially available dry fish feed of different pellet size. European Aquaculture Society, Special Pubblication No. 34: 245-246.

    OLMASTRONI S., PEZZO F., VOLPI V., FOCARDI S., 2004 – Effects of weather and sea-ice on the reproductive performance of the Adélie penguin at Edmonson Point, Ross Sea. CCAMLR Science, 11: 99-109.

    CORSI I., MAZZOLA A., FOCARDI S., 2004 - Mixed Function Oxidase activity and organochlorine levels in farmed sharpsnout seabream (Diplodus puntazzo) from two intensive aquaculture facilities. Aquaculture International, 12: 357-375.

    POZO K., HARNER T., SHOEIB M., URRUTIA R., BARRA R., PARRA O., FOCARDI S., 2004 - Passive-Sampler Derived Air Concentrations of Persistent Organic Pollutants on a North-South Transect in Chile. Environ. Sci. Technol., 38: 6529-6537.

    CORSI I., BONACCI S., CHIEA R., FARCHI C., DELLA TORRE C., AMATO E., FOCARDI S., 2004 – Application of a multimarkers approach for the assessment of TNT-exposure in fish: a case study in the Tremiti Islands Marine Protected Area. Biol. Mar. Medit., 11: 65-69.

    CORSI I., MAZZOLA A., FOCARDI S., 2004 – Mixed function oxidase activity and organochlorine levels in farmed sharpsnout seabream (Diplodus puntazzo) from two intensive aquaculture facilities. Aquaculture International, 12: 357-375.

    FOCARDI S., 2004 – I contaminanti organici persistenti (COPs) e la loro pericolosità per la vita. Il Barone di Ferro, 3 (6): 32-38.

    PISONI M., COGOTZI L., FRIGERI A., CORSI I., BONACCI S., INCOCCA A., LANCINI L., MASTROTOTARO F., FOCARDI S., SVELTO M., 2004 - DNA-adducts, Benzo(a)pyrene Monooxygenase Activity and Lysosomal Membrane Stability in Mytilus galloprovincialis from Different Areas in Taranto Coastal Waters (Italy). Environ. Res., 96: 163-175.

    CORSI I., BONACCI S., SANTOVITO G., CHIANTORE M., CASTAGNOLO L., FOCARDI S., - 2004 - Cholinesterase activities in the Antarctic Scallop Adamussium colbecki: tissue expression and effect of ZnCl2 exposure. Mar. Environ. Res., 58: 401-406.

    FORESI L.M., ZAMPI M., FOCARDI S., 2004 - Test morphology and organic layer of Discorinopsis aguayoi (Bermudez): relationship with environmental conditions. Revista Española de Micropaleontologia, 36: 323-347.

    CORSI I., MARIOTTINI M., BADESSO A., BONACCI S., IACOCCA A., FOCARDI S., 2004 - Integrating biochemical markers and target pollutant concentrations in european eel Anguilla anguilla for ecosystem health assessment of a coastal lagoon. Rapp. Comm. Int. Mer Médit., 37: 336.

    DELLA TORRE C., ALCARO L., BONACCI S., CORSI I., FARCHI C., GIORDANO P., PENNA M., AMATO E., FOCARDI S., 2004 – Preliminary assessment of TNT-exposure in fish in the Tremiti Island marine protecte4d area. Rapp. Comm. Int. Mer Médit., 37: 343.

    CARUSO T., CIAMPOLINI G., MICARELLI P., FOCARDI S., 2004 - Community structure of the necto-benthic fish assemblage living in the shallow Posidonia oceanica L. (Delile) reef of Santa Liberata (Mediterranean Sea, central Tyrrhenian). Biol. Mar. Medit., 11 (3): 154.

    ROMANI R., CORSI I., BONACCI S., FOCARDI S., GIOVANNINI E., ROSI G., 2004 – Acetylcholinesterase in the Mollusc. Biol. Mar. Medit., 11 (3): 337.

    CORSI I., IACOCCA A., CORRIERO G., NONNIS MARZANO C., GIANGRANDE A., TRIANNI L., FOCARDI S., 2004 – Promising extractive species for integrated mariculture systems: preliminary results on their resistance to organophosphate insecticides exposure. Biol. Mar. Medit., 11 (3): 258.

    FOCARDI S., 2004 – Il ciclo dell’acqua e le sue alterazioni ad opera delle attività dell’uomo. Idroelettrica News, VI, Maggio 2004: 9-10.

    FOCARDI S., 2004 - Inquinamento e sue implicazioni ecologiche. Il Barone di Ferro, 3 (5): 40-44.

    CORSI I., BONACCI S., SANTOVITO G., CHIANTORE C., CASTAGNOLO L., FOCARDI S., 2004 - Preliminary investigation on cholinesterases activity and gonadal histology in Adamussium colbecki from Terranove Bay: field and laboratory study. Chemistry and Ecology, 20: 79-87.

    CICERO A.M., NONNIS O., ROMANO E., FINOIA M.G., BERGAMIN L., GRAZIOSI M., BALOCCHI C., FOCARDI S., 2004 - Detection of tributyltin (TBT) residues in Italian marine sediments. Chemistry and Ecology, 20: 319-331.

    BARRA R., POZO K., MUNOZ P., SALAMANCA M.A., ARANEDA A., URRUTIA R., FOCARDI S., 2004 – PCBs in dated sediment core of a high altitude lake in the Chilean Altipiano: the Chungara Lake. Fresenius Environ. Bull., 13: 1-6.

    UGOLINI A., BORGHINI F., CALOSI P., BAZZICALUPO M., CHELAZZI G., FOCARDI S., 2004 - Mediterranean Talitrus saltator (Crustacea, Amphipoda) as a biomonitor of heavy metals contamination. Mar. Pollut. Bull., 48: 526-532.

    Anno 2003

    REGOLI F., WINSTON G.W., GORBI S., FRENZILLI G., NIGRO M., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., 2003 - Integrating enzymatic responses to organic chemical exposure with total oxyradical absorbing capacity and dna damage in the european eel Anguilla anguilla. Environ. Toxicol. Chem., 22: 2120-2129.

    HARRIS C.M., GRANT S.M., BARGAGLI R., CANNONE N., GUGLIELMIN M., FOCARDI S., 2003 – Science and Management at Edmonson Point, Wood Bay, Victoria Land, Ross Sea. Environmental Research and Assessment, pp.42 + IV.

    FOCARDI S., 2003 – Approccio integrato chimico e biochimico per valutare gli effetti dell’inquinamento nell’ambiente marino. Biol. Mar. Medit., 10: 300-304.

    MONACI F., BARGAGLI R., FOCARDI S., 2003 - Element concentrations in Chianti Classico appellation wines. J. Trace Elem. Med. Biol., 17: 45-50.

    FARCHI C., ALCARO L., CORSI I., DELLA TORRE C., BALOCCHI C., BONACCI S., AMATO E., FOCARDI S., 2003 - Biomarkers d’esposizione e d’effetto in Conger conger (L.) in relazione alla presenza di residuati bellici sui fondali dell’Isola di Pianosa (Arcipelago delle Isole Tremiti): analisi preliminare. Biol. Mar. Medit., 10: 392-395.

    CORSI I., MARIOTTINI M., MENCHI V., BONACCI S., FRENZILLI G, NIGRO M., FOCARDI S., 2003 – Applicazione di un approccio integrato di biomarkers e analisi chimiche per valutare il grado di inquinamento in ambiente acquatico: a confronto due lagune costiere italiane. Biol. Mar. Medit., 10: 667-670.

    BONACCI S., CORSI I., CHIEA R., REGOLI F., FOCARDI S., 2003 - Comparative Induction of Liver EROD and BaPMO activities in European eel (Anguilla anguilla) by benzo[a]pyrene and 2.3.7.8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin: a laboratory study. Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds, 23: 377-340.

    MARIOTTINI M., CORSI I., BONACCI S., FOCARDI S., REGOLI F., 2003 - PCB muscle content and liver EROD activity il the european eel (Anguilla anguilla) treated with Aroclor 1254. Chemistry and Ecology, 19: 91-98.

    CORSOLINI S., ADEMOLLO N., ROMEO T., OLMASTRONI S., FOCARDI S., 2003 - Persistent organic pollutants in some species of the Ross Sea pelagic trophic web. Antarctic Sci., 15: 95-104.

    CORSI I., LUCKENBACH T., FOCARDI S., EPEL D., 2003 - Pharmaceutical care product in farmed organisms: role of P-gp transporter in bioconcentration and toxicity. European Aquaculture Society, Special Pubblication n. 33: 152-153.

    CORSI I., MARIOTTINI M., SENSINI C., LANCINI L., FOCARDI S., 2003 - Indicators of stress in farmed fish: biological responses and toxic chemicals accumulation. European Aquaculture Society, Special Pubblication n. 33: 154-155.

    HARRIS C.M., GRANT S.M., BARGAGLI R., CANNONE N., GUGLIELMIN M., FOCARDI S., 2003 – Science and Management at Edmonson Point, Wood Bay, Victoria Land, Ross Sea. Environmental Research and Assessment, pp.42 + IV.

    CORSOLINI S., COVACI A., ADEMOLLO N., FOCARDI S., SCHEPENS P., 2003 - Levels and enantiomeric Signatures of organochlorine pesticides (OCPs) and polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in marine organisms from Antarctica. Organohalogen Compounds, 61: 61-64.

    CORSOLINI S., ADEMOLLO N., FOCARDI S., 2003 - Persistent organic pollutants in selected organisms of an antarctic benthic community. Organohalogen Compounds, 61: 329-332.

    OLMASTRONI S., PEZZO F., VOLPI V., FOCARDI S., 2003 – Observations of Adélie penguins in two seasons with contrastino weather and sea ice conditions – A brief report. Commission for the Conservation of Marine Living Resources, Scientific Committee Working Group on Ecosystem Monitoring and Management, WG-EMM 03/59, 11 pp.

    CORSOLINI S., TRIVELPIECE W.Z., FOCARDI S., 2003 – Developing a non-lethal approach for assessing endocrine disruptors in Antarctic seabirds. Commission for the Conservation of Marine Living Resources, Scientific Committee Working Group on Ecosystem Monitoring and Management, WG-EMM 03/57, 8 pp.

    CORSOLINI S., OLMASTRONI S., ADEMOLLO N., MINUCCI G., FOCARDI S., 2003 – Persistent organic pollutants in stomach contentents of Adélie Penguins from Edmonson Point (Victoria Land, Antartica). Commission for the Conservation of Marine Living Resources, Scientific Committee Working Group on Ecosystem Monitoring and Management, WG-EMM 03/58, 6 pp.

    CORSI I., MARIOTTINI M., SENSINI S., LANCINI L., FOCARDI S., 2003 - Cytochrome P450, acetylcholinesterase and gonadal histology for evaluating contaminant exposure levels in fishes from a highly eutrophic brackish ecosystem: the Orbetello Lagoon, Italy. Mar. Pollut. Bull., 46: 203-212.

    FOCARDI S., CORSI I., 2003 - Valutazione dei livelli di contaminanti e biomarkers come approccio ecotossicologico integrato in acquacoltura. In: “Metodologie biologiche per il rilevamento della qualità delle acque” Variale A.M., Tolari F., Pretti C. Eds., Edizioni Plus, Università di Pisa, Pisa, Italy, pp. 19-25.

    MONACI F., BARGAGLI R., FOCARDI S., 2003 - Element concentrations in Chianti Classico appellation wines. J. Trace Elem. Med. Biol., 17: 45-50.

    CORSI I., MARIOTTINI M., SENSINI C., LANCINI L., FOCARDI S., 2003 - Fish as bioindicators of brackish ecosystem health: integrating biomarker responses and organochlorine and nonylphenol tissues content. Oceanol. Acta, 26: 129-138.

    VILLA S., VIGHI M., CASINI S., FOCARDI S., 2003 - Pesticides risk assessment in a lagoon ecosystem. Part II: effect assessment and risk characterization. Environ. Toxicol. Chem., 22: 936-942.

    BONACCI S., CORSI I., CHIEA R., REGOLI F., FOCARDI S., 2003 - Induction of EROD activity in European eel (Anguilla anguilla) experimentally exposed to benzo[a]pyrene and -naphthoflavone. Environ. Int., 29: 467 - 473.

    Anno 2002

    FOCARDI S., 2002 – Valutazione della qualità ambientale della fascia costiera. Quaderni del Mediterraneo, 9: 193-202.

    REGOLI F. , GORBI S., FRENZILLI G., NIGRO M., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., WINSTON G.W., 2002 - Oxidative stress in ecotoxicology: from the analysis of individual antioxidants to a more integrated approach.. Mar. Environ. Res., 54: 419-423.

    CORSI I., MARIOTTINI M., MENCHI V., SENSINI C., BALOCCHI C., FOCARDI S., 2002 - Monitoring marine coastal area: use of Mytilus galloprovincialis and Mullus barbatus as bioindicators organisms. PSZN: Marine Ecology, 23: 138-153.

    CORSOLINI S., KANNAN K., IMAGAWA T., FOCARDI S., GIESY J. P., 2002 -Polychloronaphthalenes and Other Dioxin-like Compounds in Arctic and Antarctic Marine Food Webs. Environ. Sci. Technol., 36: 3490-3496.

    CHIEA, R., CORSI I., SENSINI C., FOCARDI S., 2002 – Evidenze di risposte enzimatiche cerebrali (AchE) e CYP1A1 dipendenti in tre specie ittiche bentoniche (Mullus barbatus, Serranus cabrilla e Coris julis), potenziali bioindivatori della qualità dell’ambiente marino costiero. Biol. Mar. Medit., 9: 236-239.

    CORSI I., MARIOTTINI M., MENCHI V., BINDI L., SENSINI C., FOCARDI S., 2002 – Approccio tossicologico multilivello per la valutazione della contaminazione marina costiera utilizzando organismi bersaglio. Biol. Mar. Medit., 9: 260-264.

    MARIOTTINI M., MENCHI V., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., 2002 – Policlorobifenili, idrocarburi aromatici e nonilfenoli in Mytilus galloprovincialis come specie bioindicatrice. Biol. Mar. Medit., 9: 265-268.

    BARRA R., QUIROZ R., MENDOZA G., URRUTIA R., POZO K., FOCARDI S., 2002 - Polychlorinated biphenyl concentrations in Perumytilus purpuratus (Lamarck 1819) along latitudinal gradients of the chilean coast. Organohalogen Compounds, 58: 481-484.

    KANNAN K., CORSOLINI S., FALANDYSZ J., OEHME G., FOCARDI S., GIESY J., 2002 - Perfluorocotanesulfonate and related fluorinated hydrocarbons in marine mammals, fish and birds from coasts of Baltic and the Mediterranean Seas. Environ. Sci. Technol., 36: 3210-3216.

    CORSOLINI S., ADEMOLLO N., MARIOTTINI M., FOSSI S., GUERRANTI C., PERRA G., DUHAMEL G., FOCARDI S., 2002 - Polychlorinated biphenyls, polychlorinated- dibenzodioxins and -dibenzofurans in mackerel icefish and marbled rockcod from the Kerguelen Islands (Antarctica). Organohalogen Compounds, 57: 161-164.

    CORSOLINI S:, ADEMOLLO N., ROMEO T., GRECO S., FOCARDI S., 2002 - POPs in key species of marine antarctic ecosystem. Microchem. J., 73: 187-193

    ANCORA S., VOLPI V., OLMASTRONI S., FOCARDI S., LEONZIO C., 2002 - Assumption and elimination of trace elements in Adelie penguins from Antarctica: a preliminary study. Mar. Environ. Res., 54: 341-344.

    FOCARDI S., 2002 – Rischio da diossine e composti diossino simili nei prodotti dell’acquacoltura. Acquacoltura e Ambiente: Pubblico e Privato a Confronto. Ed. M. dell’Agnello, Polistama, Firenze, pp. 77-87.

    FOCARDI S., 2002 - Environmental quality and food safety in the European Union. Bollettino della Comunità Scientifica in Australasia, Marzo 2002: 79-83.

    FOCARDI S., 2002 – Ciclo ideologico e sue alterazioni ad opera delle attività dell’uomo. In: “Sorella acqua per il 2000: conoscerla per salvarla”, Ed. Serino V., Lions Club International, pp. 63-69.

    CORSI I., FOCARDI S., 2002 - Nonylphenol in a lagoon environment: 4-nonylphenol and nonylphenol ethoxylates in fish tissues. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 68 : 908-914.

    KANNAN K., CORSOLINI S., IMAGAWA T., FOCARDI S., GIESY J., 2002 - Polychlorinated -Naphthalenes, -Biphenyls, -Dibenzo-p-dioxins and -Dibenzofurans in Bluefin Tuna, Swordfish, Cormorants and Barn Swallows from Italy. Ambio, 31: 207-211.

    MARIOTTINI M., GUERRANTI C., AURIGI S., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., 2002 - Pesticides and Polychlorinated Biphenyl Residues in Human Adipose Tissue. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 68: 72-78.

    Anno 2001

    GAVILAN J.F., BARRA R., FOSSI M.C., CASINI S., SALINAS G., PARRA O., FOCARDI S., 2001 - Biochemical Biomarkers in Fish from Different River Systems Reflect Exposure to a Variety of Anthropogenic Stressors. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 66: 476-483.

    FOCARDI S., BARRA R.,.POZO K., URRUTIA R., PARRA O.,.CISTERNAS M., PACHECO P., 2001 - Sedimentary records of organochlorine contaminants in Central Chilean Lakes. In “Water Pollution VI: Modelling, Measuring and Prediction”, C.A. Brebbia Ed., WIT Press, pp. 207-216.

    FOCARDI S., LEONZIO C., 2001 - I bioindicatori nel monitoraggio costiero. Biol. Mar. Medit., 8 (2): 136-145.

    MARIOTTINI M., FOCARDI S., 2001 – Studio dei congeneri più tossici dei policlorobifenili nell’ittiofauna della laguna di Orbetello. Biol. Mar. Medit., 8 (1): 543-546.

    CORSI I, FOCARDI S., 2001 – Composti estrogenaci in ambiente lagunare: 4-nonilfenolo ed etossilati nella fauna ittica della laguna di Orbetello. Biol. Mar. Medit., 8 (1): 473-482.

    CASINI S., FOCARDI S., FOSSI M.C., CIMINO G., 2001 – Utilizzo di biomarkers su organismi della fauna ittica per la valutazione del potenziale impatto antropico nella laguna di Orbetello. Biol. Mar. Medit., 8 (1): 532-534.

    AMATO E., ALCARO L., BORGHINI F., CORSI I., TURSI A., BRACHELENTE C., FOCARDI S., 2001 – Studio preliminare sulla valutazione del danno agli ecosistemi bentici derivante dall’affondamento in Basso Adriatico dei residui bellici caricati con aggressivi chimici. Biol. Mar. Medit., 8 (1): 800-804.

    BARRA R, CISTERNAS M., URRUTIA R., POZO K., PACHECO P., PARRA O., FOCARDI S., 2001 - First report on chlorinated pesticide deposition in sediments from a small lake in Central Chile. Chemosphere, 45: 749-757.

    VOLPI V., OLMASTRONI S., PEZZO F., CORSOLINI S., FOCARDI S., 2001- Attvità di ricerca e monitoraggio degli uccelli marini nell’ambito del programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide. Avocetta, 25: 263.

    KANNAN K., CORSOLINI S., IMAGAWA T., FOCARDI S., GIESY J., 2001 – Polychlorinated -Naphthalenes, -Biphenyls, -Dibenzo-p-dioxins and -Dibenzofurans in Bluefin Tuna, Swordfish, Cormorants and Swallows from Italy. Organohalogen Compounds, 52: 374-377.

    AMATO E., ALCARO L., FOCARDI S., MARINO G., TURSI A., FARCHI C., CORSI I., BORGHINI F., 2001 - Fate of persistent chemical warfare agents in a benthic ecosystem of the Southern Adriatic Sea. Rapp. Comm. Int. Mer Médit., 36: 105.

    DE PIRRO M, CHELAZZI G., BORGHINI F., FOCARDI S., 2001 - Variations in cardiac activity following acute exposure to copper in three co-occurring but differently zoned Mediterranean limpets. Mar. Pollut. Bull., 42: 1390-1396.

    PILASTRO A., PEZZO F., OLMASTRONI S., CALLEGARIN C., CORSOLINI S., FOCARDI S., 2001 - Extrapair paternity in the Adélie penguin. Ibis, 143: 681-684.

    CORSOLINI S., NIGRO M., OLMASTRONI S., FOCARDI S., REGOLI F., 2001 - Susceptibility to oxidative stress in Adélie and Emperor penguin. Polar Biology, 24: 365-368.

    GAVILÁN J.F., BARRA R., FOSSI M.C., CASINI S., SALINAS G., PARRA O., FOCARDI. S., 2001 - Biocheminal Biomarkers in Fish from Different River Systems Reflect Exposure to a Variety of Anthropogenic Stressors. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 66: 476-483.

    CASINI S., AURIGI S., FOSSI M.C., MONACI F., FOCARDI S., 2001 - Evaluation of environmental quality for the management of brackish wetlands: use of bioindicators and biomarkers in the Pontine Lakes. In “Mediterranean ecosystems: structures and processes”, Faranda F.M., Guglielmo L., Spezie G., Eds., Springer-Verlag Italia, Chapter 8: 66-70.

    FOCARDI S, PELUSI P., 2001- Livelli di diossine e composti diossino-simili nei prodotti ittici italiani. Pubblicazioni “Lega Pesca”, 15 pp.

    CORSI I., AURIGI S., FOCARDI S., 2001 - Toxicological evaluation of organochlorine levels on some fish specimens from Adriatic Sea. In “Mediterranean ecosystems: structures and processes”, Faranda F.M., Guglielmo L., Spezie G., Eds., Springer-Verlag Italia, Chapter 9: 72-76.

    CASINI S., FOSSI M.C., GAVILAN J.F., BARRA R., PARRA O., LEONZIO C., FOCARDI S., 2001 - Porphyrin Levels in Excreta of Sea Birds of the Chilean Coasts as Nondestructive Biomarker of Exposure to Environmental Pollutants. Arch. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 41: 65-72.

    BARRA R., POZO K., URRUTIA R., CISTERNAS M., PACHECO P., FOCARDI S., 2001 - Plaguicidas organoclorados persistentes en sedimentos de tres lagos costeros y un lago andino de Chile Central. Bol. Soc. Chil. Quim., 46: 149-159.

    MARSILI L., CARUSO A., FOSSI M. C., ZANARDELLI M., POLITI E., FOCARDI S., - 2001 Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in subcutaneous biopsies of Mediterranean Cetaceans. Chemosphere, 44: 147-154.

    MARSILI L., FOCARDI S., 2001 - Idrocarburi clorurati in biopsie di grasso sottocutaneo di stenella striata (Stenella coeruleoalba) e balenottera comune (Balaenoptera physalus) del mar Mediterraneo. Natura, 90: 81-91.

    MARSILI L., FOCARDI S., CASINI S., 2001 - Cetacei spiaggiati lungo le coste italiane dal 1987 al 1994: livelli di idrocarburi clorurati (HCB, DDTs, PCBs) nei loro organi e tessuti. Natura, 90: 93-104.

    FOSSI M. C., MARSILI L., CASINI S., SAVELLI C., ZANARDELLI M., NOTARBARTOLO di SCIARA G., FOCARDI S., 2001 - Utilizzo della biopsia cutanea come metodo non invasivo per lo studio ecotossicologico dei mammiferi marini. Natura, 90: 31-41.

    MARSILI L., MARINI L., CASINI C., FOCARDI S., 2001 - Stenella striata (Stenella coeruleoalba) del Mar Mediterraneo: studi morfologici e tossicologici. Natura, 90: 105-116.

    Anno 2000

    FOCARDI S., 2000 – Acquacoltura compatibile e sviluppo della fascia costiera. Accademia Internazionale di Scienze e Tecniche Subacquee Ustica, Quaderno n. 24: 61-64.

    FOCARDI S., SANCHEZ-HERNANDEZ J.C., BARRA R., GAVILAN J.F., PARRA O., 2000 - Fish Cytochrome P4501A1 Activity Induced by Biobio River Sediments. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 65: 175-182.

    CORSOLINI S., BURRINI L., FOCARDI S., LOVARI S., 2000 - How can we use the red fox as a bioindicator of organochlorines? Arch. Environ. Contam.Toxicol., 39: 547-556.

    FOCARDI S., PECETTI G., CORSOLINI S., AURIGI S., SANCHEZ-HERNANDEZ J.C., - 2000 Accumulation of butyltin compounds in dolphins stranded along the Mediterranean coasts. Appl. Organometal. Chem., 14: 48-56.

    MARIOTTINI M., FOCARDI S., AURIGI S., 2000 - Congener profile and toxicity assessment of polychlorinated biphenyls in human adipose tissue of Italians and Chileans. Microchemical Journal, 67: 63-71.

    CORSOLINI S., AURIGI S., FOCARDI S., 2000 - Presence of polychlorobiphenyls (PCBs) and coplanar congeners in the tissues of the Mediterranean loggerhead turtle Caretta caretta. Mar. Pollut. Bull., 40: 952-960.

    BARGAGLI R., SANCHEZ-HERNANDEZ J.C., MONACI F., FOCARDI S., 2000 - Environmental factors promoting bioaccumulation of Hg and Cd in Antarctic marine and terrestrial organisms. In Antarctic Ecosystems: Models for Wider Ecological Understanding, Davison W., Howard-Williams C., Broady P. Eds., New Zealand Natural Sciences, Canterbury University, Christchurch, New Zealand, 42: 308-314.

    OLMASTRONI S., CORSOLINI S., PEZZO F., FOCARDI S., KERRY K., 2000 - An overwiev of the first five years of Italy-Australia joint program on the Adélie penguin. Italian Journal of Zoology, 67: 141-145.

    CORSOLINI S., KANNAN K., EVANS T., FOCARDI S., GIESY J. P., 2000 – Polychlorinated biphenyls in Arctic and Antarctic organisms: polar bear, krill, fish, Weddell seal and skua. Organohalogen Compounds, 46: 314-317.

    CORSOLINI S., AURIGI S., FOCARDI S., 2000 - Presence of polychlorobiphenyls (PCBs) and coplanar congeners in the tissues of the Mediterranean loggerhead turtle Caretta caretta. Mar. Pollut. Bull., 40: 952-960.

    CORSOLINI S., FOCARDI S., 2000 - Bioconcentrations of polychlorinated biphenyls in the pelagic food chain of the Ross Sea. Ross Sea Ecology, Faranda F., Guglielmo L., Ianora A. Eds., Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, pp.575-584.

    VIGANO’ L., ARILLO A., AURIGI S., CORSI I., FOCARDI S., 2000 - Concentration of organochlorines (PCBs and DDTs) and toxic equivalents (TEQs) in Cyprinids of the middle river Po, Italy. Arch. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 38: 209-216.

    AURIGI S., FOCARDI S., HULEA D., RENZONI A., 2000 - Organochlorine contamination in bird’s eggs from the Danube delta. Environ. Pollut., 109: 61-67.

    FANELLI R., FOCARDI S., FUOCO R., CESCON P, 2000 – Livelli di microinquinanti nella laguna di Venezia e utilizzo di biomarkers per la valutazione della qualità delle acque. In: La Ricerca Scientifica per Venezia, Istituto Veneto di Scienze Lettere e Arti, Venezia, pp. 524-537.

    CASINI S., FOCARDI S., CORSOLINI S., FOSSI C., MATTEI N., 2000 - Biomarkers e livelli di idrocarburi clorurati in una specie ittica della laguna veneta come strumento di valutazione della qualità delle acque. In: La Ricerca Scientifica per Venezia, Istituto Veneto di Scienze Lettere e Arti, Venezia, pp. 556-561.




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