Team publications

Benthic survival of Microcystis : Long-term viability and ability to transcribe microcystin genes.

 Misson B., M. Sabart, C. Amblard & D. Latour, 2011. Harmful Algae, 13: 20-25.

Short and long-term dynamics of toxic potential and genotypic structure in benthic populations of Microcystis.

 Misson B., F. Donnadieu-Bernard, JJ Godon, C. Amblard & D. Latour, 2011.Water Research, 46(5): 1438-1446.

Involvement of microcystins and colony size in the benthic recruitment of the cyanobacterium Microcystis (Cyanophyceae).

 Misson B., M. Sabart, C. Amblard & D. Latour, 2011. Journal of Phycology, 47(1): 42-51.

Influence of light, sediment mixing, temperature and duration of the benthic life phase on the benthic recruitment of Microcystis.

Misson B. & D. Latour, 2012. Journal of Plankton Research, 34(2): 113-119.

Fungal parasitism: life cycle, dynamics and impact on cyanobacterial blooms.

 Gerphagnon M., Latour D., Colombet J. and Sime-Ngando T, 2013. PlosOne, 8(6): e60894.


A double staining method using SYTOX-green and Calcofluor White for studying fungal parasites of phytoplankton.

 Gerphagnon M., Latour D., Colombet J. and Telesphore Sime-Ngando, 2013. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 79(13): 3943-3951.

The importance of small colonies in sustaining Microcystis population exposed to mixing conditions: an exploration through colony size, genotypic composition and toxic potential.

Sabart M., Misson B., Descroix A., Duffaud E., Combourieu B., Salençon M.J., Latour D., 2013.
Environmetal Microbiology Reports, 5(5): 747-756.