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2020

Detection, biophysical effects, and toxicity of polystyrene nanoparticles to the cnidarian Hydra attenuata

Auclair, J., Quinn, B., Peyrot, C., Wilkinson, K. J. & Gagné, F., 23 Jan 2020, In : Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 27, 11, p. 11772-11781 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Microplastic accumulation in deep-sea sediments from the Rockall Trough

Courtene-Jones, W., Quinn, B., Ewins, C., Gary, S. F. & Narayanaswamy, B. E., 26 Mar 2020, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 154, 9 p., 111092.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Consistent microplastic ingestion by deep-sea invertebrates over the last four decades (1976-2015), a study from the North East Atlantic

Courtene-Jones, W., Quinn, B., Ewins, C., Gary, S. F. & Narayanaswamy, B. E., 31 Jan 2019, In : Environmental Pollution. 244, p. 503-512 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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18 Citations (Scopus)
77 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)
31 Downloads (Pure)

Microplastics in drinking water: a review and assessment

Eerkes-Medrano, D., Leslie, H. A. & Quinn, B., 28 Feb 2019, In : Current Opinion in Environmental Science & Health. 7, p. 69-75 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
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17 Citations (Scopus)
67 Downloads (Pure)
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4 Citations (Scopus)
23 Downloads (Pure)
2018

Ecotoxicity responses of the freshwater cnidarian Hydra attenuata to 11 rare earth elements

Blaise, C., Gagne, F., Harwood, M., Quinn, B. & Hanana, H., 15 Nov 2018, In : Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 163, p. 486-491 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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8 Citations (Scopus)
63 Downloads (Pure)

Effects of sea lice treatment on health status in cultured rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)

Barisic, J., Cannon, S., Garzon, T., Padrisa, M., Henriquez, F. & Quinn, B., 20 Feb 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePresentation

The development of diagnostic techniques to assess fish health and the impact of sea lice treatment in aquaculture

Cannon, S., Barisic, J. & Quinn, B., 23 May 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePresentation

The development of high throughput diagnostic techniques to assess fish health and the impact of sea lice treatment in aquaculture

Quinn, B., Barisic, J., Garzon, T., Padrisa, M. & Cannon, S., 25 Aug 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

The effects of microplastic on freshwater Hydra attenuata feeding, morphology & reproduction

Murphy, F. & Quinn, B., 1 Mar 2018, In : Environmental Pollution. 234, p. 487-494

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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35 Citations (Scopus)
101 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Bioaccumulation of metals in juvenile rainbow trout 1 (oncorhynchus mykiss) via dietary exposure to blue mussels

McEneff, G., Quinn, B., Matthew, B., Dolan, S., O'Rourke, K. & Morrison, L., 1 Dec 2017, In : Chemosphere. 188, p. 548-556

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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3 Citations (Scopus)
122 Downloads (Pure)

Microplastic pollution: a real threat to the environment?

Quinn, B., 7 Sep 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Microplastic pollution identified in deep-sea water and ingested by benthic invertebrates in the Rockall Trough, North Atlantic Ocean

Courtene-Jones, W., Quinn, B., Gary, S., Mogg, A. & E. Narayanaswamy, B., 1 Dec 2017, In : Environmental Pollution. 231, 1, p. 271-280 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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77 Citations (Scopus)
155 Downloads (Pure)

Odour Management and Monitoring in Scottish Waste Water Treatment Plants

Quinn, B., McLellan, I., Broomfield, M., Gibson, N. & del Vento, S., 7 Apr 2017, CREW - Scotland's Centre of Expertise for Waters . 27 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access

Scottish Microplastics Research Group

Russell, M. & Quinn, B., 4 Oct 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

The uptake of macroplastic & microplastic by demersal & pelagic fish in the Northeast Atlantic around Scotland

Murphy, F., Russell, M., Ewins, C. & Quinn, B., 15 Sep 2017, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 122, p. 353-359 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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50 Citations (Scopus)
95 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Does sample preservation and enzymatic digestion adversely impact detection of microplastics in fauna?

Courtene-Jones, W., Quinn, B., Murphy, F., Gary, S. & E. Narayanaswamy, B., 27 Sep 2016, In : Analytical Methods.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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40 Citations (Scopus)
141 Downloads (Pure)
119 Downloads (Pure)

Microplastic Pollutants

Blair Crawford, C. & Quinn, B., 1 Sep 2016, 1 ed. Elsevier Limited. 330 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Microplastics in the final ocean frontier

Courtene-Jones, W., Quinn, B., Gary, S. & E. Narayanaswamy, B., 25 May 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access
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69 Downloads (Pure)

Optimisation of enzymatic digestion and validation of specimen preservation methods for the analysis of ingested microplastics

Courtene-Jones, W., Quinn, B., Murphy, F., Gary, S. F. & Narayanaswamy, B. E., 27 Sep 2016, In : Analytical Methods. 9, p. 1437-1445 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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The effects of microplastic on freshwater Hydra attenuata morphology & feeding

Murphy, F., Prades, L., Ewins, C. & Quinn, B., 1 Dec 2016, MICRO 2016: Fate and Impact of Microplastics in Marine Ecosystems: From the Coastline to the Open Sea. Baztan, J., Jorgensen, B., Pahl, S., Thompson, R. & Vanderlinden, J-P. (eds.). Elsevier B.V., p. 78-79

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
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67 Downloads (Pure)

The effects of microplastic on freshwater Hydra attenuata morphology & feeding

Murphy, F., Prades, L., Ewins, C. & Quinn, B., 22 May 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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Validation of a density separation technique for the recovery of microplastic and its use on marine & freshwater sediments

Quinn, B., Murphy, F. & Ewins, C., 1 Dec 2016, MICRO 2016: Fate and Impact of Microplastics in Marine Ecosystems: From the Coastline to the Open Sea. Baztan, J., Jorgensen, B., Pahl, S., Thompson, R. & Vanderlinden, J-P. (eds.). Elsevier Limited, p. 9

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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69 Downloads (Pure)

Validation of density separation for the rapid recovery of microplastics from sediment

Quinn, B., Murphy, F. & Ewins, C., 11 Nov 2016, In : Analytical Methods. 9, p. 1491-1498 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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39 Citations (Scopus)
150 Downloads (Pure)

Wastewater Treatment Works (WwTW) as a Source of Microplastics in the Aquatic Environment

Murphy, F., Ewins, C., Carbonnier, F. & Quinn, B., 7 Jun 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 11, p. 5800-8 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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319 Citations (Scopus)
451 Downloads (Pure)

Environmental diagnostics: the use of medical diagnostic techniques to assess the health of the marine environment

Quinn, B., McGann, O. & Foley, V., 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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8 Downloads (Pure)

Implementing a Greener Hydraulic Fracturing in Scotland

Cano-Kourouklis, M., Matthew, A. & Quinn, B., 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Open Access
33 Downloads (Pure)

Waste water treatment plants (WWTP) as a source of microplastics in the aquatic environment.

Murphy, F., Ewins, C. & Quinn, B., 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2014

A year-long study of the spatial occurrence and relative distribution of pharmaceutical residues in sewage effluent, receiving marine waters and marine bivalves

McEneff, G., Barron, L., Kelleher, B., Paull, B. & Quinn, B., 1 Apr 2014, In : Science of the Total Environment. 476-477, p. 317-326 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

120 Citations (Scopus)

Municipal effluent as a potential source of microplastics in the aquatic environment

Quinn, B., Murphy, F. & Ewins, C., Nov 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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13 Downloads (Pure)

Preparation and Maintenance of Live Tissues and Primary Cultures for Toxicity Studies

Quinn, B., 2014, Biochemical Ecotoxicology: Principles and Methods. Gagne, F. (ed.). Elsevier Academic Press Inc., p. 33-47

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Citations (Scopus)
2013

A proteomic evaluation of the effects of the pharmaceuticals diclofenac and gemfibrozil on marine mussels (Mytilus spp.): evidence for chronic sublethal effects on stress-response proteins

Schmidt, W., Rainville, L-C., McEneff, G., Sheehan, D. & Quinn, B., 14 Feb 2013, In : Drug Testing and Analysis. 6, 3, p. 210-219 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)

Review of a five year study on pharmaceuticals in the Irish aquatic environment

Quinn, B., Schmidt, W., Sheehan, D., McEneff, G., Barron, L., Kelleher, B. & Paull, B., 2013, p. 1-2. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Seasonal variations in biomarker responses in the marine blue mussel (Mytilus spp.)

Schmidt, W., Power, E. & Quinn, B., 15 Sep 2013, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 74, 1, p. 50-55 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Cultured heart cells from oyster: an experimental approach for evaluation of the toxicity of the marine pollutant tributyltin

Droguet, M., Devauchelle, N., Pennec, J-P., Quinn, B. & Dorange, G., Apr 2012, In : Aquatic Living Resources. 25, 2, p. 185-194

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Hydra, a model system for environmental studies

Quinn, B., Gagné, F. & Blaise, C., 2012, In : The International Journal of Developmental Biology. 56, p. 613-25 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)
11 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Cytotoxicity assessment of four pharmaceutical compounds on the zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) haemocytes, gill and digestive gland primary cell cultures

Parolini, M., Quinn, B., Binelli, A. & Provini, A., Jun 2011, In : Chemosphere. 84, 1, p. 91-100

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Citations (Scopus)