Michiel B Vandegehuchte

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi Quantitative DNA-methylation in Daphnia magna and effects of multigeneration Zn exposure
    M B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 150:343-8. 2009
  2. doi Epigenetics and its implications for ecotoxicology
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University Ugent, Jozef Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Ecotoxicology 20:607-24. 2011
  3. doi Epigenetics in an ecotoxicological context
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University Ugent, Jozef Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Gent, Belgium Electronic address
    Mutat Res Genet Toxicol Environ Mutagen 764:36-45. 2014
  4. doi Whole sediment toxicity tests for metal risk assessments: on the importance of equilibration and test design to increase ecological relevance
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Environ Toxicol Chem 32:1048-59. 2013
  5. ncbi Toxicological availability of nickel to the benthic oligochaete Lumbriculus variegatus
    M B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, J Plateaustraat 22, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Environ Int 33:736-42. 2007
  6. doi Gene transcription profiles, global DNA methylation and potential transgenerational epigenetic effects related to Zn exposure history in Daphnia magna
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, J Plateaustraat 22, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Environ Pollut 158:3323-9. 2010
  7. doi Direct and transgenerational impact on Daphnia magna of chemicals with a known effect on DNA methylation
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, J Plateaustraat 22, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 151:278-85. 2010
  8. doi Can metal stress induce transferable changes in gene transcription in Daphnia magna?
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, J Plateaustraat 22, Ghent, Belgium
    Aquat Toxicol 97:188-95. 2010
  9. doi Occurrence of DNA methylation in Daphnia magna and influence of multigeneration Cd exposure
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, J Plateaustraat 22, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Environ Int 35:700-6. 2009
  10. doi Gene transcription and higher-level effects of multigenerational Zn exposure in Daphnia magna
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, J Plateaustraat 22, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Chemosphere 80:1014-20. 2010

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi Quantitative DNA-methylation in Daphnia magna and effects of multigeneration Zn exposure
    M B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 150:343-8. 2009
    ..The presence of DNA methylation in D. magna and the finding that different exposure histories can entail different levels of methylation, open the way for further investigations on the implications of epigenetics in aquatic toxicology...
  2. doi Epigenetics and its implications for ecotoxicology
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University Ugent, Jozef Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Ecotoxicology 20:607-24. 2011
    ....
  3. doi Epigenetics in an ecotoxicological context
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University Ugent, Jozef Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Gent, Belgium Electronic address
    Mutat Res Genet Toxicol Environ Mutagen 764:36-45. 2014
    ..Epigenetic changes following exposure to multiple stressors constitute another promising area of further research. ..
  4. doi Whole sediment toxicity tests for metal risk assessments: on the importance of equilibration and test design to increase ecological relevance
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Environ Toxicol Chem 32:1048-59. 2013
    ..These tests indicated that the general concept of absence of toxicity when SEM-AVS<0 could not be rejected. However, the onset of Zn toxicity occurred at lower concentrations than generally assumed...
  5. ncbi Toxicological availability of nickel to the benthic oligochaete Lumbriculus variegatus
    M B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, J Plateaustraat 22, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Environ Int 33:736-42. 2007
    ..Consequently, it was not possible to determine the relative importance of the overlying water and pore water exposure route with the semi-static laboratory experiments...
  6. doi Gene transcription profiles, global DNA methylation and potential transgenerational epigenetic effects related to Zn exposure history in Daphnia magna
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, J Plateaustraat 22, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Environ Pollut 158:3323-9. 2010
    ....
  7. doi Direct and transgenerational impact on Daphnia magna of chemicals with a known effect on DNA methylation
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, J Plateaustraat 22, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 151:278-85. 2010
    ..We also demonstrated a transgenerational alteration in an epigenetic system in D. magna, which indicates the possibility of transgenerational inheritance of environment-induced epigenetic changes in non-exposed subsequent generations...
  8. doi Can metal stress induce transferable changes in gene transcription in Daphnia magna?
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, J Plateaustraat 22, Ghent, Belgium
    Aquat Toxicol 97:188-95. 2010
    ..This finding is of major importance for the interpretation and design of future microarray experiments with adult Daphnia...
  9. doi Occurrence of DNA methylation in Daphnia magna and influence of multigeneration Cd exposure
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, J Plateaustraat 22, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Environ Int 35:700-6. 2009
    ..As such, it could not be demonstrated that Cd exposure altered DNA methylation. However, the presence of DNA methylation in D. magna shows that potentially epigenetic effects may occur in this species...
  10. doi Gene transcription and higher-level effects of multigenerational Zn exposure in Daphnia magna
    Michiel B Vandegehuchte
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Ghent University, J Plateaustraat 22, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Chemosphere 80:1014-20. 2010
    ..This acclimation was reflected in a significantly lower number of differentially transcribed genes, compared to the Zn exposed F0 and F1 generations...
  11. doi Salinity, dissolved organic carbon and inter-population variability hardly influence the accumulation and effect of Cu in Mytilus edulis
    David Deruytter
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Department of Applied Ecology and Environmental Biology, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    Environ Toxicol Chem . 2017
    ..Furthermore, a DOC correction factor for Cu toxicity cannot be used for settled mussels. This should be accounted for in future marine Cu ERA. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved...
  12. doi Assessment of marine debris on the Belgian Continental Shelf
    Lisbeth Van Cauwenberghe
    Ghent University, Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Jozef Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Mar Pollut Bull 73:161-9. 2013
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  13. doi Salinity and dissolved organic carbon both affect copper toxicity in mussel larvae: Copper speciation or competition cannot explain everything
    David Deruytter
    Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Department of Applied Ecology and Environmental Biology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Environ Toxicol Chem 34:1330-6. 2015
    ..This shows that the Cu body burden is a more constant predictor of Cu toxicity, regardless of the water chemistry influencing Cu speciation or competition and possible physiological alterations or changes in Cu speciation or competition...
  14. doi Microplastics are taken up by mussels (Mytilus edulis) and lugworms (Arenicola marina) living in natural habitats
    Lisbeth Van Cauwenberghe
    Ghent University Ugent, Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Environmental Toxicology Unit GhEnToxLab, Jozef Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Ghent, Belgium Electronic address
    Environ Pollut 199:10-7. 2015
    ..The results are discussed in the context of possible risks as a result of the possible transfer of adsorbed contaminants...
  15. doi New techniques for the detection of microplastics in sediments and field collected organisms
    Michiel Claessens
    Ghent University, Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology, Jozef Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Mar Pollut Bull 70:227-33. 2013
    ..For fibres, efficiencies were highly variable (0-98%), depending on polymer type. The use of these two techniques will result in a more complete assessment of marine microplastic concentrations...
  16. doi Global cytosine methylation in Daphnia magna depends on genotype, environment, and their interaction
    Jana Asselman
    Laboratory for Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology GhEnToxLab, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Environ Toxicol Chem 34:1056-61. 2015
    ..e., Cryptomonas and Microcystis), and salinity. The results of the present study indicate that, despite global cytosine methylation levels being low, epigenetic effects may be important in environmental studies on Daphnia...