Dimitrios G Karpouzas

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Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Microbial degradation of organophosphorus xenobiotics: metabolic pathways and molecular basis
    Dimitrios G Karpouzas
    Department of Biochemistry Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou Str, Larisa 41221, Greece
    Adv Microb Physiol 51:119-85. 2006
  2. pmc Effects of systemic pesticides imidacloprid and metalaxyl on the phyllosphere of pepper plants
    Constantinos Moulas
    University of Thessaly, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou Street, 41221 Larisa, Greece
    Biomed Res Int 2013:969750. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Pesticide exposure assessment in rice paddies in Europe: a comparative study of existing mathematical models
    Dimitrios G Karpouzas
    Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Istituto di Chimica Agraria ed Ambientale, Sezione Chimica Vegetale, 29100 Piacenza, Italy
    Pest Manag Sci 62:624-36. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Leaching of the organophosphorus nematicide fosthiazate
    Dimitrios G Karpouzas
    Department of Biochemistry Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou Str, Larisa 41221, Greece
    Chemosphere 68:1359-64. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Isolation of soil bacteria able to hydrolyze both organophosphate and carbamate pesticides
    Eleni Chanika
    University of Thessaly, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Larisa, Greece
    Bioresour Technol 102:3184-92. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Optimization of biomixture composition and water management for maximum pesticide dissipation in peat-free biobeds
    Evangelos Karanasios
    Department of Agriculture, University of Thessaly, Nea Ionia Volos, Greece
    J Environ Qual 41:1787-95. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Degradation and adsorption of pesticides in compost-based biomixtures as potential substrates for biobeds in southern Europe
    Evangelos Karanasios
    Department of Agriculture, Crop Production and Rural Environment, University of Thessaly, Fytokou Street, Nea Ionia Volos 38446, Greece
    J Agric Food Chem 58:9147-56. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Key parameters and practices controlling pesticide degradation efficiency of biobed substrates
    Evangelos Karanasios
    Department of Agriculture, Crop Production and Rural Environment, University of Thessaly, Volos, Greece
    J Environ Sci Health B 47:589-98. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Effect of continuous olive mill wastewater applications, in the presence and absence of nitrogen fertilization, on the structure of rhizosphere-soil fungal communities
    Dimitrios G Karpouzas
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Larisa, Greece
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 70:388-401. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of fungicides on the diversity and function of non-target ammonia-oxidizing microorganisms residing in a litter soil cover
    Edoardo Puglisi
    Istituto di Microbiologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Via Emilia Parmense 84, 29122, Piacenza, Italy
    Microb Ecol 64:692-701. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Microbial degradation of organophosphorus xenobiotics: metabolic pathways and molecular basis
    Dimitrios G Karpouzas
    Department of Biochemistry Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou Str, Larisa 41221, Greece
    Adv Microb Physiol 51:119-85. 2006
    ..This article also examines applications and future use of OP-degrading microbes and enzymes for bioremediation, treatment of OP poisoning, and as biosensors...
  2. pmc Effects of systemic pesticides imidacloprid and metalaxyl on the phyllosphere of pepper plants
    Constantinos Moulas
    University of Thessaly, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou Street, 41221 Larisa, Greece
    Biomed Res Int 2013:969750. 2013
    ..Further studies will focus on the isolation of epiphytic microbes which appear to be stimulated by pesticides application. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Pesticide exposure assessment in rice paddies in Europe: a comparative study of existing mathematical models
    Dimitrios G Karpouzas
    Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Istituto di Chimica Agraria ed Ambientale, Sezione Chimica Vegetale, 29100 Piacenza, Italy
    Pest Manag Sci 62:624-36. 2006
    ..PCPF-1 and SWAGW showed promising results, but further adjustments are required before these models can be considered as strong candidates for inclusion in the higher-tier pesticide regulatory scheme...
  4. ncbi request reprint Leaching of the organophosphorus nematicide fosthiazate
    Dimitrios G Karpouzas
    Department of Biochemistry Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou Str, Larisa 41221, Greece
    Chemosphere 68:1359-64. 2007
    ..The results of the current study further suggest that fosthiazate is mobile in soil and can leach under conducive soil conditions like acidic soils with low organic matter content...
  5. doi request reprint Isolation of soil bacteria able to hydrolyze both organophosphate and carbamate pesticides
    Eleni Chanika
    University of Thessaly, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Larisa, Greece
    Bioresour Technol 102:3184-92. 2011
    ..The same isolate exhibited high bioremediation potential against spillage-level concentrations of aged residues of FEN and its oxidized derivatives...
  6. doi request reprint Optimization of biomixture composition and water management for maximum pesticide dissipation in peat-free biobeds
    Evangelos Karanasios
    Department of Agriculture, University of Thessaly, Nea Ionia Volos, Greece
    J Environ Qual 41:1787-95. 2012
    ..Overall, our findings suggest that BXs-biobeds could treat large wastewater volumes under appropriate water management that extends the contact period between pesticides and BXs, thus exploiting their high biodegradation capacity...
  7. doi request reprint Degradation and adsorption of pesticides in compost-based biomixtures as potential substrates for biobeds in southern Europe
    Evangelos Karanasios
    Department of Agriculture, Crop Production and Rural Environment, University of Thessaly, Fytokou Street, Nea Ionia Volos 38446, Greece
    J Agric Food Chem 58:9147-56. 2010
    ..The results suggest that substitution of peat with local composts will lead to optimization of the biobed system for use in Mediterranean countries...
  8. ncbi request reprint Key parameters and practices controlling pesticide degradation efficiency of biobed substrates
    Evangelos Karanasios
    Department of Agriculture, Crop Production and Rural Environment, University of Thessaly, Volos, Greece
    J Environ Sci Health B 47:589-98. 2012
    ..Overall, our results stress the ability of biomixtures to perform better than soil under unfavorable conditions and extreme pesticide dose levels...
  9. doi request reprint Effect of continuous olive mill wastewater applications, in the presence and absence of nitrogen fertilization, on the structure of rhizosphere-soil fungal communities
    Dimitrios G Karpouzas
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Larisa, Greece
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 70:388-401. 2009
    ..The observed changes may be reasonably explained by the capacity of OMW to enrich soils in organic substrates, to induce N immobilization and to directly introduce OMW-derived basidiomycetous yeasts...
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of fungicides on the diversity and function of non-target ammonia-oxidizing microorganisms residing in a litter soil cover
    Edoardo Puglisi
    Istituto di Microbiologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Via Emilia Parmense 84, 29122, Piacenza, Italy
    Microb Ecol 64:692-701. 2012
    ..Potential nitrification was less sensitive to the fungicides and was restored faster than structural changes, which persisted. These results support the theory of microbial redundancy for nitrification in a stressed litter environment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Measuring and predicting environmental concentrations of pesticides in air after application to paddy water systems
    Federico Ferrari
    Istituto di Chimica Agraria ed Ambientale, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Via Emilia Parmense 84, 29100 Piacenza, Italy
    Environ Sci Technol 39:2968-75. 2005
    ..A significant regression correlation between Henry's law constant (Hk) and Kvolat of the studied compounds was established which could facilitate the parametrization of the model for describing pesticide volatilization...
  12. doi request reprint Quantitative and qualitative differences in the metabolism of pesticides in biobed substrates and soil
    Evangelos C Karanasios
    Department of Agriculture, Crop Production and Rural Environment, University of Thessaly, Nea Ionia, Volos 38446, Greece
    Chemosphere 93:20-8. 2013
    ..Overall, lower amounts of metabolites were accumulated in biomixtures compared to soil stressing the higher depuration efficiency of biobeds. ..
  13. doi request reprint Potential for bioremediation of agro-industrial effluents with high loads of pesticides by selected fungi
    Panagiotis A Karas
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Larisa, Greece
    Biodegradation 22:215-28. 2011
    ..Overall, T. versicolor and P. ostreatus showed great potential for the bioremediation of wastewaters from the fruit packaging industry. However, degradation of TBZ should be also achieved before further scaling up...
  14. ncbi request reprint Liquid chromatographic determination of fosthiazate residues in environmental samples and application of the method to a fosthiazate field dissipation study
    Nicholas G Tsiropoulos
    University of Thessaly, Crop Production and Rural Environment, Department of Agriculture, Analytical Chemistry and Pesticides Laboratory, Fytokou Str, 384 46, Nea Ionia Volos, Greece
    J AOAC Int 88:1827-33. 2005
    ..The dissipation of fosthiazate residues followed first-order kinetics with a calculated half-life of 21 days...
  15. ncbi request reprint Novel biomixtures based on local Mediterranean lignocellulosic materials: evaluation for use in biobed systems
    Evangelos Karanasios
    Department of Agriculture, Crop Production and Rural Environment, University of Thessaly, 38446 Nea Ionia Volos, Greece
    Chemosphere 80:914-21. 2010
    ..We provide first evidence that STR can be substituted in biomixtures by other lignocellulosic materials which are readily available in south Europe...
  16. ncbi request reprint Degradation and adsorption of terbuthylazine and chlorpyrifos in biobed biomixtures from composted cotton crop residues
    Konstantina Kravvariti
    Department of Agriculture, Crop Production and Rural Environment, University of Thessaly, Volos, Greece
    Pest Manag Sci 66:1122-8. 2010
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  17. doi request reprint Application of fingerprinting molecular methods in bioremediation studies
    Dimitrios G Karpouzas
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Larisa, Greece
    Methods Mol Biol 599:69-88. 2010
    ..This chapter provides a brief outline of the technical details involved in the application of DGGE and TRFLP fingerprinting in soil microbial ecology, with particular reference to bioremediation studies...
  18. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting the efficacy of non-fumigant nematicides for controlling root-knot nematodes
    Ioannis O Giannakou
    Agricultural University of Athens, Laboratory of Agricultural Zoology and Entomology, 11855 Athens, Greece
    Pest Manag Sci 61:961-72. 2005
    ..In contrast cadusafos failure was attributed to the inability of the nematicide to reduce nematode populations even at relatively high concentrations in soil...
  19. ncbi request reprint Influence of soil physicochemical and biological properties on the degradation and adsorption of the nematicide fosthiazate
    Ioannis Pantelelis
    School of Agriculture, Laboratory of Pesticide Science, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki 54124, Greece
    J Agric Food Chem 54:6783-9. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that the environmental fate of fosthiazate is strongly influenced by soil characteristics and that this nematicide should be used with care in acidic, light soils with low organic matter content...
  20. ncbi request reprint Non-specific biodegradation of the organophosphorus pesticides, cadusafos and ethoprophos, by two bacterial isolates
    Dimitrios G Karpouzas
    Faculty of Agriculture, Laboratory of Pesticide Science, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, P O Box 1678, Thessaloniki 54124, Greece
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 53:369-78. 2005
    ..These results indicate the potential of this bacterium to be used in the clean-up of contaminated pesticide waste in the environment...
  21. ncbi request reprint Influence of different organic amendments on the degradation, metabolism, and adsorption of terbuthylazine
    Christina Dolaptsoglou
    Dep of Environmental Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Lab of Solid and Hazardous Waste Management, Xanthi 67100, Greece
    J Environ Qual 36:1793-802. 2007
    ..These findings might have practical implications for the environmental fate of TA in agricultural soils, where the studied OAs are commonly used...
  22. ncbi request reprint Enhanced microbial degradation of cadusafos in soils from potato monoculture: demonstration and characterization
    Dimitrios G Karpouzas
    Laboratory of Pesticide Science, School of Agriculture, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, P O Box 1678, Thessaloniki 54124, Greece
    Chemosphere 56:549-59. 2004
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  23. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of chemical and integrated strategies as alternatives to methyl bromide for the control of root-knot nematodes in Greece
    Ioannis O Giannakou
    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Department of Agriculture, Laboratory of Applied Zoology and Parasitology, 54006 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Pest Manag Sci 59:883-92. 2003
    ..None of the chemicals tested except methyl bromide could enter galled roots and kill surviving nematodes...