Dimitrios G Karpouzas

Summary

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. doi request reprint "LOVE TO HATE" pesticides: felicity or curse for the soil microbial community? An FP7 IAPP Marie Curie project aiming to establish tools for the assessment of the mechanisms controlling the interactions of pesticides with soil microorganisms
    D G Karpouzas
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Laboratory of Plant and Environmental Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou, 41221, Larissa, Greece
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 23:18947-51. 2016
  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 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
  6. pmc Isolation of Oxamyl-degrading Bacteria and Identification of cehA as a Novel Oxamyl Hydrolase Gene
    Konstantina Rousidou
    Laboratory of Plant and Environmental Biotechnology, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly Larisa, Greece
    Front Microbiol 7:616. 2016
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. doi 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
  10. doi request reprint Integrated biodepuration of pesticide-contaminated wastewaters from the fruit-packaging industry using biobeds: Bioaugmentation, risk assessment and optimized management
    Panagiotis A Karas
    University of Thessaly, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou, 41221 Larissa, Greece
    J Hazard Mater 320:635-644. 2016

Collaborators

  • Nikolaos G Tsiropoulos
  • Emmanuel A Tzortzakakis
  • Ettore Capri
  • Brajesh K Singh
  • Federico Ferrari
  • Spyridon Ntougias
  • George Tsiamis
  • Fabrice Martin-Laurent
  • Georgios I Zervakis
  • Evangelos C Karanasios
  • Evangelia S Papadopoulou
  • Panagiotis A Karas
  • Chiara Perruchon
  • Panagiotis Karas
  • Constantinos Ehaliotis
  • Urania Menkissoglu-Spiroudi
  • Konstantina Rousidou
  • Sotirios Vasileiadis
  • Eleni Chanika
  • Ioannis O Giannakou
  • Constantina Rousidou
  • Maria Tourna
  • Marco Trevisan
  • Dafne Georgiadou
  • Constantinos Moulas
  • Edoardo Puglisi
  • Konstantina Kravvariti
  • Christina Dolaptsoglou
  • Ioannis Pantelelis
  • Tassos Klitsinaris
  • Dionysis Karaiskos
  • Sotirina Makri
  • Panagiotis Kolovos
  • Stefania Sitra
  • Flora Spentza
  • Eftychia Soueref
  • Stathis Lagos
  • Evangelos Vidiadakis
  • Sofia Nikolaki
  • Vasiliki Patsioura
  • Despoina Myti
  • Elena Manthou
  • Veronika Storck
  • Demetra Katsarou
  • Aria Metsoviti
  • Urania Menkissoglou-Spiroudi
  • Christos Batianis
  • Dimitri Komiotis
  • Stelios Zouborlis
  • Vasileios Zisis
  • Michalis Omirou
  • Bella Tsachidou
  • Stella Manta
  • Sławomir Sułowicz
  • Christos Petsoulas
  • Daniela Bassi
  • Konstantinos Demiris
  • Pier S Cocconcelli
  • Eftehia Soueref
  • Katerina Exarhou
  • Evangelos A Voudrias
  • Ilias Eleftherohorinos
  • Athena Georgiadou
  • Ioannis Anastasiades

Detail Information

Publications34

  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. doi request reprint "LOVE TO HATE" pesticides: felicity or curse for the soil microbial community? An FP7 IAPP Marie Curie project aiming to establish tools for the assessment of the mechanisms controlling the interactions of pesticides with soil microorganisms
    D G Karpouzas
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Laboratory of Plant and Environmental Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou, 41221, Larissa, Greece
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 23:18947-51. 2016
    ..In addition, a functional microarray has been designed to estimate the biodegradation genetic potential of the microbial community of agricultural soils for a range of pesticide groups. ..
  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 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...
  6. pmc Isolation of Oxamyl-degrading Bacteria and Identification of cehA as a Novel Oxamyl Hydrolase Gene
    Konstantina Rousidou
    Laboratory of Plant and Environmental Biotechnology, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly Larisa, Greece
    Front Microbiol 7:616. 2016
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  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. doi 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...
  10. doi request reprint Integrated biodepuration of pesticide-contaminated wastewaters from the fruit-packaging industry using biobeds: Bioaugmentation, risk assessment and optimized management
    Panagiotis A Karas
    University of Thessaly, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou, 41221 Larissa, Greece
    J Hazard Mater 320:635-644. 2016
    ..1-ha disposal site did not entail an environmental risk, except for TBZ-containing effluents where a larger disposal area (0.2ha) or bioaugmentation alleviated the risk...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. doi request reprint Dissipation and adsorption of isoproturon, tebuconazole, chlorpyrifos and their main transformation products under laboratory and field conditions
    Evangelia S Papadopoulou
    University of Thessaly, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Laboratory of Plant and Environmental Biotechnology, Larisa, Greece Aeiforia srl, Spinoff Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Fidenza, Italy
    Sci Total Environ 569:86-96. 2016
    ..The temporal dissipation patterns of the pesticides and their transformation products will be used as exposure inputs for assessment of their soil microbial toxicity. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Distribution and function of carbamate hydrolase genes cehA and mcd in soils: the distinct role of soil pH
    Constantina Rousidou
    University of Thessaly, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou, 41221 Larissa, Greece
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol . 2016
    ..These results have major implications regarding the maintenance of carbamate hydrolase genes in soils, practical implications regarding the agricultural use of carbamates and provide insights into the evolution of cehA...
  15. doi request reprint The potential of organic substrates based on mushroom substrate and straw to dissipate fungicides contained in effluents from the fruit-packaging industry - Is there a role for Pleurotus ostreatus?
    Panagiotis A Karas
    University of Thessaly, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou, 41221 Larissa, Greece
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 124:447-54. 2016
    ..Our data suggest that biobeds packed with SMS-rich substrates could ensure the efficient removal of IMZ and OPP from wastewaters of citrus FPP. ..
  16. 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. ..
  17. 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...
  18. 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. ..
  19. 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...
  20. doi request reprint Isolation of a diphenylamine-degrading bacterium and characterization of its metabolic capacities, bioremediation and bioaugmentation potential
    Chiara Perruchon
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou Str, 41221, Larissa, Greece
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 22:19485-96. 2015
    ..5-9) and temperatures (15-37 °C). These findings revealed the high potential of the P. putida strain DPA1 for use in future soil bioremediation strategies and/or as start-up inocula in wastewater biodepuration systems...
  21. 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...
  22. doi 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
    ....
  23. doi 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...
  24. pmc Land Spreading of Wastewaters from the Fruit-Packaging Industry and Potential Effects on Soil Microbes: Effects of the Antioxidant Ethoxyquin and Its Metabolites on Ammonia Oxidizers
    Evangelia S Papadopoulou
    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Environment, Laboratory of Pesticide Science, Thessaloniki, Greece University of Thessaly, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Larisa, Greece
    Appl Environ Microbiol 82:747-55. 2015
    ....
  25. doi request reprint The dissipation of fipronil, chlorpyrifos, fosthiazate and ethoprophos in soils from potato monoculture areas: first evidence for the enhanced biodegradation of fosthiazate
    Evangelia S Papadopoulou
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    Pest Manag Sci 72:1040-50. 2016
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Dissipation, metabolism and sorption of pesticides used in fruit-packaging plants: Towards an optimized depuration of their pesticide-contaminated agro-industrial effluents
    Panagiotis Karas
    University of Thessaly, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Ploutonos 26 and Aiolou, 41221 Larissa, Greece
    Sci Total Environ 530:129-39. 2015
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Isolation and characterisation of a Sphingomonas strain able to degrade the fungicide ortho-phenylphenol
    Chiara Perruchon
    Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    Pest Manag Sci 72:113-24. 2016
    ..In spite of this, no efficient treatment systems are currently available, and the development of biological systems based on tailored-made pesticide-degrading inocula for the treatment of these wastewaters is an appealing solution...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. 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...
  32. 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...
  33. 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
    ....
  34. 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...