Susanna A Wood

Summary

Affiliation: Cawthron Institute
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. pmc Harnessing the self-harvesting capability of benthic cyanobacteria for use in benthic photobioreactors
    Diane Esson
    Cawthron Institute, Private Bag 2, Nelson, 7001, New Zealand
    AMB Express 1:19. 2011
  2. pmc Within-mat variability in anatoxin-a and homoanatoxin-a production among benthic Phormidium (cyanobacteria) strains
    Susanna A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Nelson 7042, New Zealand
    Toxins (Basel) 4:900-12. 2012
  3. pmc Tetrodotoxin concentrations in Pleurobranchaea maculata: temporal, spatial and individual variability from New Zealand populations
    Susanna A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Private Bag 2, Nelson 7042, New Zealand
    Mar Drugs 10:163-76. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Depuration of tetrodotoxin and changes in bacterial communities in Pleurobranchea maculata adults and egg masses maintained in captivity
    Susanna A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Nelson, New Zealand
    J Chem Ecol 38:1342-50. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Species composition and cyanotoxin production in periphyton mats from three lakes of varying trophic status
    Susie A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Nelson, New Zealand
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 79:312-26. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Changes in concentrations of microcystins in rainbow trout, freshwater mussels, and cyanobacteria in Lakes Rotoiti and Rotoehu
    S A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Private Bag 2, Nelson, New Zealand
    Environ Toxicol 21:205-22. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Quantitative assessment of aerosolized cyanobacterial toxins at two New Zealand lakes
    S A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Private Bag 2, Nelson, New Zealand
    J Environ Monit 13:1617-24. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Development of solid phase adsorption toxin tracking (SPATT) for monitoring anatoxin-a and homoanatoxin-a in river water
    Susanna A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Private Bag 2, Nelson 7042, New Zealand
    Chemosphere 82:888-94. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Fine-scale spatial variability in anatoxin-a and homoanatoxin-a concentrations in benthic cyanobacterial mats: implication for monitoring and management
    S A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Nelson, New Zealand
    J Appl Microbiol 109:2011-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Identification of a benthic microcystin-producing filamentous cyanobacterium (Oscillatoriales) associated with a dog poisoning in New Zealand
    Susanna A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Freshwater, Private Bag 2, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
    Toxicon 55:897-903. 2010

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Publications19

  1. pmc Harnessing the self-harvesting capability of benthic cyanobacteria for use in benthic photobioreactors
    Diane Esson
    Cawthron Institute, Private Bag 2, Nelson, 7001, New Zealand
    AMB Express 1:19. 2011
    ....
  2. pmc Within-mat variability in anatoxin-a and homoanatoxin-a production among benthic Phormidium (cyanobacteria) strains
    Susanna A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Nelson 7042, New Zealand
    Toxins (Basel) 4:900-12. 2012
    ..These data indicate that both the relative abundance of anatoxin and non-anatoxin-producing genotypes, and variations in anatoxin producing capability, can influence the overall toxin concentration of benthic Phormidium mat samples...
  3. pmc Tetrodotoxin concentrations in Pleurobranchaea maculata: temporal, spatial and individual variability from New Zealand populations
    Susanna A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Private Bag 2, Nelson 7042, New Zealand
    Mar Drugs 10:163-76. 2012
    ..maculata. Only one larva was successfully reared to full maturation and no TTX was detected...
  4. doi request reprint Depuration of tetrodotoxin and changes in bacterial communities in Pleurobranchea maculata adults and egg masses maintained in captivity
    Susanna A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Nelson, New Zealand
    J Chem Ecol 38:1342-50. 2012
    ..Based on the combined data, the exact origin of TTX in P. maculata is unclear, with evidence both in favor and against a dietary source, and endogenous or bacterial production...
  5. doi request reprint Species composition and cyanotoxin production in periphyton mats from three lakes of varying trophic status
    Susie A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Nelson, New Zealand
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 79:312-26. 2012
    ..Six cyanobacteria species were isolated from Lake Tikitapu mats. None were found to produce nodularin. Five of the species shared low (< 97%) 16S rRNA gene sequence similarities with other cultured cyanobacteria...
  6. ncbi request reprint Changes in concentrations of microcystins in rainbow trout, freshwater mussels, and cyanobacteria in Lakes Rotoiti and Rotoehu
    S A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Private Bag 2, Nelson, New Zealand
    Environ Toxicol 21:205-22. 2006
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Quantitative assessment of aerosolized cyanobacterial toxins at two New Zealand lakes
    S A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Private Bag 2, Nelson, New Zealand
    J Environ Monit 13:1617-24. 2011
    ..Aerosolized toxins should be considered when developing risk assessments particularly for lakeside populations and recreational users where inhalation of cyanotoxins may be a secondary exposure source to a primary oral exposure...
  8. doi request reprint Development of solid phase adsorption toxin tracking (SPATT) for monitoring anatoxin-a and homoanatoxin-a in river water
    Susanna A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Private Bag 2, Nelson 7042, New Zealand
    Chemosphere 82:888-94. 2011
    ..SPATT has the potential to be integrated into current cyanobacterial monitoring programmes and would be a very useful and economical tool for early warning of ATX and HTX contamination in water...
  9. doi request reprint Fine-scale spatial variability in anatoxin-a and homoanatoxin-a concentrations in benthic cyanobacterial mats: implication for monitoring and management
    S A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Nelson, New Zealand
    J Appl Microbiol 109:2011-8. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Identification of a benthic microcystin-producing filamentous cyanobacterium (Oscillatoriales) associated with a dog poisoning in New Zealand
    Susanna A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Freshwater, Private Bag 2, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
    Toxicon 55:897-903. 2010
    ..To our knowledge, however, this is the first instance of a benthic microcystin-producing species causing an animal death in New Zealand...
  11. doi request reprint Hindcasting cyanobacterial communities in Lake Okaro with germination experiments and genetic analyses
    Susanna A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Nelson, New Zealand
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 67:252-60. 2009
    ..The historic composition of Chrococcales and Oscillatoriales was more difficult to reconstruct, potentially due to the relatively rapid degradation of vegetative cells within sediment...
  12. ncbi request reprint First report of homoanatoxin-a and associated dog neurotoxicosis in New Zealand
    Susanna A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Private Bag 2, Nelson 7001, New Zealand
    Toxicon 50:292-301. 2007
    ..Access restrictions were placed on over 60% of river catchments in the western Wellington region, severely affecting recreational users...
  13. pmc Widespread distribution and identification of eight novel microcystins in antarctic cyanobacterial mats
    Susanna A Wood
    Cawthron Institute, Nelson, New Zealand
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:7243-51. 2008
    ..ARISA also enabled the putative identification of the MC-producing Nostoc sp. from multiple samples...
  14. doi request reprint Sources of edaphic cyanobacterial diversity in the Dry Valleys of Eastern Antarctica
    Susanna A Wood
    Coastal and Freshwater Group, Cawthron Institute, Nelson, New Zealand
    ISME J 2:308-20. 2008
    ..We suggest that the complete absence of lakes or ponds from Beacon Valley is a contributing factor to the low cyanobacterial component of these soils...
  15. ncbi request reprint Production of anatoxin-a and a novel biosynthetic precursor by the cyanobacterium Aphanizomenon issatschenkoi
    Andrew I Selwood
    Cawthron Institute, 98 Halifax Street E, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
    Environ Sci Technol 41:506-10. 2007
    ..The implications of the findings for mechanisms of biosynthesis of anatoxins by cyanobacteria and for monitoring of water bodies for cyanotoxins are discussed...
  16. doi request reprint Detection of tetrodotoxin from the grey side-gilled sea slug - Pleurobranchaea maculata, and associated dog neurotoxicosis on beaches adjacent to the Hauraki Gulf, Auckland, New Zealand
    Paul McNabb
    Cawthron Institute, Private Bag 2, Nelson, 7001, New Zealand
    Toxicon 56:466-73. 2010
    ..Tests for other marine toxins were negative and no other organisms from the area contained TTX. This is the first time TTX has been identified in New Zealand and the first detection of TTX in an opisthobranch...
  17. pmc Structural characterization of new microcystins containing tryptophan and oxidized tryptophan residues
    Jonathan Puddick
    Cawthron Institute, Private Bag 2, Nelson 7042, New Zealand
    Mar Drugs 11:3025-45. 2013
    ..MC-NfkR and MC-LNfk were detected in standards of MC-WR and MC-LW, indicating that care during storage of tryptophan-containing microcystins is required. ..
  18. pmc Evaluating detection limits of next-generation sequencing for the surveillance and monitoring of international marine pests
    Xavier Pochon
    Environmental Technologies, Cawthron Institute, Nelson, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 8:e73935. 2013
    ..NGS technology has tremendous potential for the early detection of marine invasive species worldwide. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint New Zealand risk management approach for toxic cyanobacteria in drinking water
    Alexander Kouzminov
    New Zealand Ministry of Health
    Aust N Z J Public Health 31:275-81. 2007
    ....