Wissenschaftliche Publikationen


Clean your own house first: integrating sustainability
into microbiology labs

Carrillo-Barragan, P. - FEMS Microbiology Ecology

Microplastic ingestion in five demersal, bathydemersal and bathypelagic fish species from the eastern Weddell Sea, Antarctica

Leuenberger, K., Erni-Cassola, G., Leistenschneider, C., Burkhardt-Holm, P. - Elsevier

Unveiling high concentrations of small microplastics (11–500 μm) in surface water samples from the southern Weddell Sea off Antarctica

Leistenschneider, C., Wu, F., Primpke, S., Gerdts, G., Burkhardt-Holm, P. - Elsevier

Microplastics in the Water Column of the Rhine River Near Basel: 22 Months of Sampling

Erni-Cassola, G., Dolf, R., Burkhardt-Holm, P. - Environmental Science & Technology


Microplastics in river sediment: Chronic exposure of the amphipod Gammarus fossarum to polyethylene terephthalate in a microcosm

Erni-Cassola, G., Ebner, J.N., Blattner, L.A., Burkhardt-Holm, P. - Elsevier


No evidence of microplastic ingestion in emperor penguin chicks (Aptenodytes forsteri) from the Atka Bay colony (Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica)

Leistenschneider, C., Le Bohec, C., Eisen, O., Houstin, A., Neff, S., Primpke, S., Zitterbart, D.P., Burkhardt-Holm, P., Gerdts, G. - Elsevier


Xenobiotic metabolism and its physiological consequences in high-Antarctic Notothenioid fishes

Strobel, A., Lille-Langøy, R., Segner, H., Burkhardt-Holm, P., Goksøyr, A., Odd, A.K. - Polar Biology (2021)

Microplastics in the Weddell Sea (Antarctica): A Forensic Approach for Discrimination between Environmental and Vessel-Induced Microplastics

Leistenschneider, C., Burkhardt-Holm, P., Mani, T., Primpke, S., Taubner, H., Gerdts, G. - ACS Publications

Microplastics in fecal samples of whalesharks (Rhincodon typus) and from surface water in the Philippines

Yong M.M.H., Leistenschneider C., Miranda J.A., Paler M.K., Legaspi E.G., Germanov E., Araujo G., Burkhardt-Holm P., Erni-Cassola G. - Micropl.&Nanopl. 1, 17 (2021)

Low microplastic abundance in Siganus spp. from the Tanon Strait, Central Philippines

Paler M.K.O., Leistenschneider C., Migo V., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Environmental Pollution


Opportunistically collected data from aerial surveys reveal spatio-temporal distribution patterns of marine debris in German waters

Unger B., Herr H., Viquerat S., Gilles A., Burkhardt-Holm P., Siebert U.

Independence of microplastic ingestion from environmental load in the round goby (Neogobius melanostomus) from the Rhine river using high quality standards

Bosshart S., Erni-Cassola G., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Environmental Pollution
doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2020.115664

Seasonal microplastics variation in nival and pluvial stretches of the Rhine River – From the Swiss catchment towards the North Sea

Mani T., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Science of The Total Environment
doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.135579


Ingestion of microplastics by fish and other prey organisms of cetaceans, exemplified for two large baleen whale species

Burkhardt-Holm P., N'Guyen A. - Marine Pollution Bulletin

Microplastic pollution in benthic mid-stream sediments of the Rhine River

Mani T., Primpke S., Lorenz C., Gerdts G., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Environ. Sci. Technol.
doi: 10.1021/acs.est.9b01363

Using castor oil to separate microplastics from four different environmental matrices

Mani T., Frehland S., Kalberer A., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Analytical Methods
doi: 10.1039/C8AY02559B

Repeated detection of polystyrene microbeads in the Lower Rhine River

Mani T., Blarer P., Storck F.R., Pittroff M., Wernicke T., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Environmental Pollution
doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2018.11.036


Biodegradable and Petroleum-Based Microplastics Do Not Differ in Their Ingestion and Excretion but in Their Biological Effects in a Freshwater Invertebrate Gammarus fossarum

Straub S., Hirsch P., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health
doi: 10.3390/ijerph14070774


Microplastics affect assimilation efficiency in the freshwater amphipod Gammarus fossarum

Blarer P., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Environmental Science and Pollution Research
doi: 10.1007/s11356-016-7584-2


Microplastics profile along the Rhine River

Mani T., Hauk A., Walter U., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Scientific Reports
doi: 10.1038/srep17988


Meeresverschmutzung der neuen Art: Mikroplastik - ein unsichtbarer Störenfried

Burkhardt-Holm P., Schulz G., Athanasopulu K. - Biologie unserer Zeit
doi: 10.1002/biuz.201310497


Uptake and effects of microplastics on cells and tissue of the blue mussel Mytilus edulis L. after an experimental exposure

Von Moos N., Burkhardt-Holm P., Köhler A. - Environmental Science and Technology
doi: 10.1021/es302332w