PhD

Jussi Meriluoto

Överingenjör, Technical services unit
Researcher, Biochemistry
Email: Jussi.Meriluoto@abo.fi
Mobile: +358-400418720
Phone: +358-2-2154873


Professional interests

Toxic cyanobacteria
Water
Biocrusts
Instrumental analyses
Theological and ethical environmental questions


Peer-reviewed publications

A2 Review article, Literature review, Systematic review
Cyanobacteria and loess—an underestimated interaction (2019)
Zorica Svirčev, Tamara Dulić, Igor Obreht, Geoffrey A Codd, Frank Lehmkuhl, Slobodan B Marković, Ulrich Hambach, Jussi Meriluoto
Plant and Soil
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Screening of cyanobacterial cultures originating from different environments for cyanotoxicity and cyanotoxins (2019)
N. Tokodi, D. Drobac, G. Lazić, T. Petrović, Z. Marinović, J. Lujić, T. Palanački Malešević, J. Meriluoto, Z. Svirčev
Toxicon
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Cyanobacteria and microcystins in Koka Reservoir (Ethiopia) (2018)
Y. Major, D. Kifle, L. Spoof, J. Meriluoto
Environmental Science and Pollution Research
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Cyanobacterial effects in Lake Ludoš, Serbia-Is preservation of a degraded aquatic ecosystem justified? (2018)
Nada Tokodi, Damjana Drobac, Jussi Meriluoto, Jelena Lujić, Zoran Marinović, Tamara Važić, Sonja Nybom, Jelica Simeunović, Tamara Dulić, Gospava Lazić, Tamaš Petrović, Branka Vuković-Gačić, Karolina Sunjog, Stoimir Kolarević, Margareta Kračun-Kolarević, Gordana Subakov-Simić, Branko Miljanović, Geoffrey A Codd, Zorica Svirčev
Science of the Total Environment
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Cyanobacterial effects in Lake Ludoš, Serbia - Is preservation of a degraded aquatic ecosystem justified? (2018)
N. Tokodi, D. Drobac, J. Meriluoto, J. Lujić, Z. Marinović, T. Važić, S. Nybom, J. Simeunović, T. Dulić, G. Lazić, T. Petrović, B. Vuković-Gačić, K. Sunjog, S. Kolarević, M. Kračun-Kolarević, G. Subakov-Simić, B. Miljanović, G. A. Codd, Z. Svirčev
Science of the Total Environment
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
The structure and toxicity of winter cyanobacterial bloom in a eutrophic lake of the temperate zone (2018)
L. Wejnerowski, P. Rzymski, M. Kokociński, J. Meriluoto
Ecotoxicology
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Assessment of cyanoprokaryote blooms and of cyanotoxins in Bulgaria in a 15-years period (2000-2015) (2017)
M. P. Stoyneva-Gärtner, J-P. Descy, A. Latli, B. A. Uzunov, V. T. Pavlova, Z. Bratanova, P. Babica, B. Maršálek, J. Meriluoto, L. Spoof
Advances in Oceanography and Limnology
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Cyanobacterial diversity and toxicity of biocrusts from the Caspian Lowland loess deposits, North Iran (2017)
T. Dulić, J. Meriluoto, T. Palanački Malešević, V. Gajić, T. Važić, N. Tokodi, I. Obreht, B. Kostić, P. Kosijer, F. Khormali, Z. Svirčev
Quaternary International
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A3 Book section, Chapters in research books
Determination of cyanotoxins by high-performance liquid chromatography with photodiode array (2017)
A. Hiskia, L. Spoof, T. Kaloudis, J. Meriluoto
John Wiley & Sons
A3 Book section, Chapters in research books
Extraction of cyanotoxins from cyanobacterial biomass (2017)
L. Cerasino, J. Meriluoto, L. Bláha, S. Carmeli, T. Kaloudis, H. Mazur-Marzec
John Wiley & Sons
A1 Journal article (refereed)
First report of cyanobacterial paralytic shellfish toxin biosynthesis genes and paralytic shellfish toxin production in Polish freshwater lakes (2017)
H. Savela, L. Spoof, N. Höysniemi, M. Vehniäinen, J. Mankiewicz-Boczek, T. Jurczak, M. Kokocinski, J. Meriluoto
Advances in Oceanography and Limnology
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C2 Edited book
Handbook of Cyanobacterial Monitoring and Cyanotoxin Analysis (2017)
Jussi Meriluoto, Lisa Spoof, Geoffrey A. Codd
John Wiley & Sons
A3 Book section, Chapters in research books
Interpretation, significance and reporting of results (2017)
G. A. Codd, J. Fastner, T. Lindholm, J. Meriluoto, J. S. Metcalf
John Wiley & Sons
A3 Book section, Chapters in research books
Introduction: cyanobacteria, cyanotoxins, their human impact and risk management (2017)
G. A. Codd, J. Meriluoto, J. S. Metcalf
John Wiley & Sons
A3 Book section, Chapters in research books
Lessons from the Užice case: how to complement analytical data (2017)
Z. Svirčev, Z., D. Drobac, N. Tokodi, D. Đenić, J. Simeunović, A. Hiskia, T. Kaloudis, B. Mijović, S. Šušak, M. Protić, M. Vidović, A. Onjia, S. Nybom, T. Važić, T. Palanački Malešević, T. Dulić, D. Pantelić, M. Vukašinović, J. Meriluoto
John Wiley & Sons
A3 Book section, Chapters in research books
Liquid chromatography–mass spectrometry (2017)
J. Caixach, C. Flores, L. Spoof, J. Meriluoto, W. Schmidt, H. Mazur-Marzec, A. Hiskia, T. Kaloudis, A. Furey
John Wiley & Sons
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Melanisation of Aspergillus terreus - Is butyrolactone I involved in the regulation of both DOPA and DHN types of pigments in submerged culture? (2017)
E. K. Palonen, S. Raina, A. Brandt, J. Meriluoto, T. Keshavarz, J. Soini
Microorganisms
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Microcystin accumulation and potential effects on antioxidant capacity of leaves and fruits of Capsicum annuum (2017)
D. Drobac, N. Tokodi, B. Kiprovski, D. Malenčić, T. Važić, S. Nybom, J. Meriluoto, Z. Svirčev
Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A: Current Issues
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Non-competitive ELISA with broad specificity for microcystins and nodularins (2017)
S. Akter, M. Vehniäinen, J. Meriluoto, L. Spoof, U. Lamminmäki
Advances in Oceanography and Limnology
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A3 Book section, Chapters in research books
Selection of analytical methodology for cyanotoxin analysis (2017)
J. Meriluoto, J. S. Metcalf, G. A. Codd
John Wiley & Sons
A1 Journal article (refereed)
The biodegradation of microcystins in temperate freshwater bodies with previous cyanobacterial history (2017)
D. Dziga, A. Maksylewicz, M. Maroszek, A. Budzynska, A. Kozak, J. Rosinska, A. Napiorkowska-Krzebietke, M. Toporowska, M. Grabowska, A. Kozak, J. Rosinska, J. Meriluoto
Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety
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A2 Review article, Literature review, Systematic review
Toxic cyanobacteria and cyanotoxins in European waters – recent progress achieved through the CYANOCOST Action and challenges for further research (2017)
J. Meriluoto, L. Blaha, G. Bojadzija, M. Bormans, L. Brient, G. A. Codd, D. Drobac, E. J. Faassen, J. Fastner, A. Hiskia, B. W. Ibelings, T. Kaloudis, M. Kokocinski, R. Kurmayer, D. Pantelić, A. Quesada, N. Salmaso, N. Tokodi, T. M. Triantis, P. M. Visser, Z. Svirčev
Advances in Oceanography and Limnology
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Toxicology of microcystins with reference to cases of human intoxications and epidemiological investigations of exposures to cyanobacteria and cyanotoxins (2017)
Z. Svirčev, D. Drobac, N. Tokodi, B. Mijović, G. A. Codd, J. Meriluoto
Archives of Toxicology
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Transcriptomic Complexity of Aspergillus terreus Velvet Gene Family under the Influence of Butyrolactone I (2017)
E.K. Palonen,S. Raina, A. Brandt, J. Meriluoto, T. Keshavarz, J. Soini
Microorganisms
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
A collaborative evaluation of LC-MS/MS based methods for BMAA Analysis: soluble bound BMAA found to be an important fraction (2016)
Faassen EJ, Antoniou MG, Beekman-Lukassen W, Blahova L, Chernova E, Christophoridis C, Combes A, Edwards C, Fastner J, Harmsen J, Hiskia A, Ilag LL, Kaloudis T, Lopicic S, Lürling M, Mazur-Marzec H, Meriluoto J, Porojan C, Viner-Mozzini Y, Zguna N
Marine Drugs
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Broad-spectrum noncompetitive immunocomplex immunoassay for cyanobacterial peptide hepatotoxins (microcystins and nodularins) (2016)
S. Akter, M. Vehniäinen, L. Spoof, S. Nybom, J. Meriluoto, U. Lamminmäki
Analytical Chemistry
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Characterization of enzymatic activity of MlrB and MlrC proteins involved in bacterial degradation of cyanotoxins microcystins (2016)
Dziga D, Zielinska G, Wladyka B, Bochenska O, Maksylewicz A, Strzalka W, Meriluoto J
Toxins
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Cyanobacteria and cyanotoxins in fishponds and their effects on fish tissue (2016)
Drobac D, Tokodi N, Lujić J, Marinović Z, Subakov-Simić G, Dulić T, Važić T, Nybom S, Meriluoto J, Codd GA, Svirčev Z
Harmful Algae
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Loess and life out of Earth? (2016)
Svirčev Z., Nikolić B, Vukić V, Marković SB, Gavrilov M, Smalley IJ, Obreht I, Vukotić B, Meriluoto J
Quaternary International
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Massive fish mortality and Cylindrospermopsis raciborskii bloom in Aleksandrovac lake (2016)
Z. Svirčev, V. Obradović, G. A. Codd, P. Marjanović, L. Spoof, D. Drobac, N. Tokodi, A. Petković, T. Nenin, J. Simeunović, T. Važić, J. Meriluoto
Ecotoxicology
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Morphologic, phylogenetic and chemical characterization of a brackish colonial picocyanobacterium (Coelosphaeriaceae) with bioactive properties (2016)
Kerstin Häggqvist, Anna Torunska-Sitarz, Agata Błaszczyk, Hanna Mazur-Marzec, Jussi Meriluoto
Toxins
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Oxygen produced by cyanobacteria in simulated Archaean conditions partly oxidizes ferrous iron but mostly escapes-conclusions about early evolution (2016)
Rantamaki S, Meriluoto J, Spoof L, Puputti EM, Tyystjarvi T, Tyystjarvi E
Photosynthesis Research
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Quantity of the dinoflagellate sxtA4 gene and cell density correlates with paralytic shellfish toxin production in Alexandrium ostenfeldii blooms (2016)
Savela H, Harju K, Spoof L, Lindehoff E, Meriluoto J, Vehniäinen M, Kremp A
Harmful Algae
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Structures and activity of new anabaenopeptins produced by Baltic Sea cyanobacteria (2016)
Spoof L, Błaszczyk A, Meriluoto J, Cegłowska M, Mazur-Marzec H
Marine Drugs
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Bioaccumulation of hepatotoxins - A considerable risk in the Latvian environment (2015)
Ieva Barda, Harri Kankaanpää, Ingrida Purina, Maija Balode, Olli Sjövall, Jussi Meriluoto
Environmental Pollution
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Detection of cyanobacterial sxt genes and paralytic shellfish toxins in freshwater lakes and brackish waters on Åland Islands, Finland (2015)
Savela Henna, Spoof Lisa, Perälä Niina, Preede Mikko, Lamminmäki Urpo, Nybom Sonja, Häggqvist Kerstin, Meriluoto Jussi, Vehniäinen Markus
Harmful Algae
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Toxicopathology Induced by Microcystins and Nodularin: A Histopathological Review (2015)
Svirčev Z, Lujić J, Marinović Z, Drobac D, Tokodi N, Stojiljković B, Meriluoto J
Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part C
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Butyrolactone I Quantification from Lovastatin
Producing Aspergillus terreus Using Tandem Mass
Spectrometry—Evidence of Signalling Functions
(2014)
Elina K. Palonen, Milla-Riina Neffling, Sheetal Raina, Annika Brandt,
Tajalli Keshavarz, Jussi Meriluoto, Juhani Soini

Microorganisms
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Epidemiology of Cancers in Serbia and Possible Connection with Cyanobacterial
Blooms
(2014)
Zorica Svirčev, Damjana Drobac, Nada Tokodi, Zorana Lužanin,
Ana Marija Munjas, Branislava Nikolin, Dušan Vuleta, Jussi
Meriluoto

Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part C
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
First Report of Cylindrospermopsin Production by Two Cyanobacteria (Dolichospermum mendotae and Chrysosporum ovalisporum) in Lake Iznik, Turkey (2014)
Reyhan Akcaalan, Latife Köker, Ayça Oğuz, Lisa Spoof, Jussi Meriluoto, Meriç Albay
Toxins
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
New records of microcystins in some Bulgarian water bodies of health and conservational importance (2014)
V. Pavlova, M. Stoyneva, V. Georgieva, D. Donchev, L. Spoof, J. Meriluoto, Z. Bratanova, I. Karadjova
Journal of Water Resource and Protection
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Rapid quantification of mcyB copy numbers on dry chemistry PCR chips and predictability of microcystin concentrations in freshwater
environments
(2014)
Henna Savela, Markus Vehniäinen, Lisa Spoof, Sonja Nybom, Jussi Meriluoto,
Urpo Lamminmäki

Harmful Algae
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Comparative Cellular Toxicity of Hydrophilic and Hydrophobic Microcystins on Caco-2 Cells (2012)
Vesterkvist PSM, Misiorek JO, Spoof LEM, Toivola DM, Meriluoto JAO
Toxins
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Adrenoceptor activity of muscarinic toxins identified from mamba venoms (2011)
Näreoja K, Kukkonen JP, Rondinelli S, Toivola DM, Meriluoto J, Näsman J
British Journal of Pharmacology
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
A time-resolved fluoroimmunometric assay for the detection of microcystins, cyanobacterial peptide hepatotoxins (2001)
Mehto, Ankelo, Hinkkanen, Mikhailov, Eriksson, Spoof, Meriluoto
Toxicon
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Production and specificity of mono and polyclonal antibodies against microcystins conjugated through N-methyldehydroalanine (2001)
Mikhailov, Härmälä-Braskén, Meriluoto, Sorokina, Dietrich, Eriksson
Toxicon
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Choosing analytical strategy for microcystins (1996)
Jussi Meriluoto, Ann-Sofi Härmälä-Braskén, John Eriksson, Diana Toivola, Tore Lindholm
Phycologia
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A4 Conference proceedings
Testing of Toxicity in Cyanobacteria by Cellular Assays (1994)
J. E. Eriksson, D. M. Toivola, M. Reinikainen, C. M. I. Råbergh, J. A. O. Meriluoto
Woodhead Publishing Limited
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Computer modelling of the 3-dimensional structures of the cyanobacterial hepatotoxins microcystin-LR and nodularin (1991)
Lanaras, Cook, Eriksson, Meriluoto, Hotokka
Toxicon
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Hepatocellular uptake of 3H-dihydromicrocystin-LR, a cyclic peptide toxin (1990)
Eriksson JE, Grönberg L, Nygård L, Slotte JP, Meriluoto JA
BBA - Biochimica et Biophysica Acta
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Hepatocyte deformation induced by cyanobacterial toxins reflects inhibition of protein phosphatases (1990)
Eriksson JE, Toivola D, Meriluoto JA, Karaki H, Han YG, Hartshorne D
Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Internal surface reversed-phase high-performance liquid chromatographic separation of the cyanobacterial peptide toxins microcystin-LA, -LR, -YR, -RR and nodularin (1990)
Meriluoto, Eriksson, Harada, Dahlem, Sivonen, Carmichael
Journal of Chromatography A
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Structure of a hepatotoxic pentapeptide from the cyanobacterium Nodularia spumigena (1990)
Sandström, Glemarec, Meriluoto, Eriksson, Chattopadhyaya
Toxicon
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Rapid microfilament reorganization induced in isolated rat hepatocytes by microcystin-LR, a cyclic peptide toxin (1989)
Eriksson, Paatero, Meriluoto, Codd, Kass, Nicotera, Orrenius
Experimental Cell Research
A1 Journal article (refereed)
Structure and toxicity of a peptide hepatotoxin from the cyanobacterium Oscillatoria agardhii (1989)
Meriluoto, Sandström, Eriksson, Remaud, Craig, Chattopadhyaya
Toxicon
A1 Journal article (refereed)
A comparison of toxins isolated from the cyanobacteria Oscillatoria agardhii and Microcystis aeruginosa (1988)
Eriksson, Meriluoto, Kujari, Skulberg
Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - Part C: Comparative Pharmacology and Toxicology
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Preliminary characterization of a toxin isolated from the cyanobacterium Nodularia spumigena (1988)
Eriksson, Meriluoto, Kujari, Österlund, Fagerlund, Hällbom
Toxicon
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A1 Journal article (refereed)
Rapid analysis of peptide toxins in cyanobacteria (1988)
Meriluoto, Eriksson
Journal of Chromatography A


Other publications

D4 Published development or research report or study
Undersökning av förekomsten av toxiska blågrönalger i Långsjön och Markusbölefjärden (1989)
Diana Toivola, Jussi Meriluoto, John Eriksson
D4 Published development or research report or study
Förekomsten av toxiska blågrönalger i Åländska insjöar (1988)
Diana Toivola, John Eriksson, Jussi Meriluoto

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