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Auteur Louati, H.; Ben Said, O.; Soltani, A.; Got, P.; Mahmoudi, E.; Cravo-Laureau, C.; Duran, R.; Aissa, P.; Pringault, O.
Titre (down) The roles of biological interactions and pollutant contamination in shaping microbial benthic community structure Type Article scientifique
Année 2013 Publication Revue Abrégée Chemosphere
Volume 93 Numéro 10 Pages 2535-2546
Mots-Clés Bioremediation; Meiofauna; Microcosms; PAH-degraders; bacteria; bizerte lagoon
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Auteur Boukef, I.; El Bour, M.; Al Gallas, N.; El Bahri, O.; Mejri, S.; Mraouna, R.; Ben Aissa, R.; Boudabous, A.; Got, P.; Troussellier, M.
Titre (down) Survival of Escherichia coli Strains in Mediterranean Brackish Water in the Bizerte Lagoon in Northern Tunisia Type Article scientifique
Année 2010 Publication Revue Abrégée Water Environ Res
Volume 82 Numéro 11 Pages 2249-2257
Mots-Clés bizerte lagoon; brackish water; coastal waters; cytotoxicity; enteric bacteria; escherichia coli; fecal-coliforms; marine waters; salmonella-typhimurium; seawater microcosms; sewage; shigella-dysenteriae type-1; sunlight; survival; viability; virulence
Résumé This study investigated survival and virulence of Escherichia coli strains exposed to natural conditions in brackish water. Two E. coli strains (O126:B16 and O55:B5) were incubated in water microcosms in the Bizerte lagoon in Northern Tunisia and exposed for 12 days to natural sunlight in June (231 to 386 W/m(2), 26 +/- 1 degrees C, 30 g/L) and in April (227 to 330 W/m(2), 17 +/- 1 degrees C, 27 g/L) or maintained in darkness for 21 days (17 +/- 1 degrees C, 27 g/L). The results revealed that sunlight was the most significant inactivating factor (decrease of 3 Ulog within 48 hours for the two strains) compared to salinity and temperature (in darkness). Survival time of the strains was prolonged as they were maintained in darkness. Local strain (E. coli O55:B5) showed better survival capacity (T(90) = 52 hours) than E. coli O126:B16 (T(90) = 11 h). For both, modifications were noted only for some metabolic activities of carbohydrates hydrolysis. Cytotoxicity of the two strains, tested on Vero cell, was maintained during the period of survival. Water Environ. Res., 82, 2249 (2010).
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Auteur Boukef, I.; Bejaoui, B.; Hassan, M.B.; Mraouna, R.; Got, P.; Harzallah, A.; Elbour, M.
Titre (down) Spatial distribution and decay rates of coliforms in the sediments and water column of the bizerte lagoon Type Article scientifique
Année 2012 Publication Revue Abrégée Vie Milieu
Volume 62 Numéro 1 Pages 29-36
Mots-Clés bizerte lagoon; coastal waters; contamination; environmental-conditions; escherichia coli decay; estuarine; fecal indicator bacteria; pathogenic bacteria; pollution; recreational waters; seasonal survey; seawater; sunlight; sunlight inactivation; total coliform
Résumé In order to assess the impact of bacterial input loads in Bizerte lagoon (Northern Tunisia), a seasonal survey was done for total coliform bacteria covering the whole lagoon area, to reproduce and prevent dispersion of input loads of terrestrial discharges in the lagoon. Effect of solar radiation on Escherichia coli strains was investigated using seawater microcosms comparatively exposed to sunlight and dark conditions. The results revealed (i) high charges of coliforms in the sediment rather than in the water column, (ii) total coliforms increased periodically with season in both compartments, (iii) anthropogenic discharges influence coastal areas of the lagoon, and (iv) solar radiation has an effect on decay rate of E. coli maintained in microcosm experiments.
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Auteur Louati, H.; Said, O.B.; Got, P.; Soltani, A.; Mahmoudi, E.; Cravo-Laureau, C.; Duran, R.; Aissa, P.; Pringault, O.
Titre (down) Microbial community responses to bioremediation treatments for the mitigation of low-dose anthracene in marine coastal sediments of Bizerte lagoon (Tunisia) Type Article scientifique
Année 2013 Publication Revue Abrégée Environ Sci Pollut Res
Volume 20 Numéro 1 Pages 300-310
Mots-Clés Anthracene; Microbial communities; Microcosms; Oxygen microprofiles; T-RFLP analysis; bizerte lagoon
Résumé PURPOSE: The main goals of this study were to investigate (1) the behavior of microbial communities in response to low-dose bioavailable anthracene addition in lightly contaminated sediment from Bizerte Lagoon and (2) the effects of bioremediation treatments on microbial biomass, activity, and community structure. METHODS: Sediment microcosms amended with 1 ppm anthracene were incubated in triplicate during 30 days. Biostimulation (addition of nitrogen and phosphorus fertilizer) and bioaugmentation (inoculation of a hydrocarbonoclastic bacterium) were used as bioremediation treatments. Bacterial biomass was estimated using flow cytometry. Sediment oxygen consumption was measured with oxygen microelectrodes. Bacterial community structure was assessed by molecular fingerprints (terminal restriction fragment length polymorphism; T-RFLP) analysis. RESULTS: Anthracene contamination resulted in a significant reduction of bacterial abundance with an impact on cell integrity. Concomitantly, sediment oxygen consumption was strongly inhibited. Correspondence analysis on T-RFLP data indicated that bacterial community structures from anthracene-contaminated microcosms were different from that of the control. Interestingly, the changes observed in microbial biomass, structure, and activities as a result of anthracene contamination were not alleviated even with the use of biostimulation and combination of biostimulation and bioaugmentation strategy for anthracene bioremediation. Nevertheless, both treatment methods resulted in different community structures relative to the contaminated and control microcosms with the appearance of distinct populations. CONCLUSION: Anthracene spiking severely affected microbial communities, suggesting dominance of nontolerant populations in this lightly-contaminated sediment. Although biostimulation and/or bioaugmentation treatments did not alleviate the anthracene toxic effects, the changes observed in microbial population and structure suggest that the proposed treatments might be promising to promote bacterial growth. Further works are still required to propose a more efficient strategy to stimulate biodegradation that takes into account the complex interactions between species for resource access.
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Auteur Louati, H.; Ben Said, O.; Soltani, A.; Cravo-Laureau, C.; Preud'Homme, H.; Duran, R.; Aissa, P.; Mahmoudi, E.; Pringault, O.
Titre (down) Impacts of bioremediation schemes for the mitigation of a low-dose anthracene contamination on free-living marine benthic nematodes Type Article scientifique
Année 2014 Publication Revue Abrégée Ecotoxicology
Volume 23 Numéro 2 Pages 201-212
Mots-Clés Anthracene; Bioremediation; Community structure; Free-living nematodes; Meiofauna; bacteria; biodegradation; bizerte lagoon; degrading; laboratory microcosm experiment; microcosm experiment; oil-spills; photoinduced toxicity; polycyclic aromatic-hydrocarbons; sediments
Résumé A microcosm experiment was used to examine (1) the effects of different bioremediation schemes on degradation of anthracene and the structure of free-living marine nematodes in a lightly contaminated (4.5 mu g g(-1)) sediment from Bizerte lagoon and (2) the responses of the nematode community upon an artificial spiking of a low dose anthracene (1 mu g g(-1)). For that purpose sediment microcosms were incubated in laboratory for 40 days. Bioremediation techniques decreased the anthracene contamination, and interestingly, biodegradation were more efficient when anthracene was artificial supplied into the sediment suggesting that the addition of bioavailable anthracene stimulated the bacterial community to adjust towards a PAH-degrading community. Spiking with this low dose of anthracene provoked significant changes in the nematode community structure and abundance, with the elimination of specific species such as Mesacanthion diplechma, the decrease of the dominant species Oncholaimus campylocercoides and the increase in abundance of opportunistic species such as Spirinia parasitifera. This would suggest a low tolerance of the nematode community despite the presence of a weak anthracene contamination in the sediment that could have allow dominance of an anthracene tolerant nematode species. Anthracene toxicity was alleviated in biostimulation treatments, leading to a strong increase in nematode abundance, concomitantly with changes in the nematode community structure; Prochromadorella neapolitana became the most abundant species.
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