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Dr. Margo Moore, Professor
Toxicology and Microbiology


Refereed Journals or Refereed Conference Proceedings
 Hissen A. H., J. M. Chow, L. J. Pinto and M. M. Moore (2004) Survival of Aspergillus fumigatus in serum involves removal of iron from transferrin: the role of siderophores. Infect Immun. 72:1402-1408.
 Jurgensen A, King JRM, Gordon RA, Bendell-Young LI, Moore, MM, Crozier ED. 2004. " The structure of manganese oxide on the sheath of Leptothrix discophora: An XAFS study", American Mineralogist 89:1110-1118.
 Wasylnka J. W. and M. M. Moore (2003) "Aspergillus fumigatus conidia survive and germinate in acidic organelles of A549 epithelial cells." J Cell Sci. 116:1579-87.
 Widmeyer J., E.D. Crozier, M. Moore, A. Jurgensen, L.I. Bendell-Young (2004) "Role of Leptothrix discophora in mediating metal uptake to the filter-feedingbivalve Mytilus trossulus (edulis)", Environ Sci Technol 38(3): 769-774.
 Wasylnka, J. W., and Moore, M. M. (2002) " Uptake of Aspergillus fumigatus conidia by phagocytic and non-phagocytic cells in vitro: Quantitation using strains expressing green fluorescent protein." Infect Immun 70:3156-3163
 Gifford, AHT, Klippenstein JR and Moore MM 2002 "Serum stimulates growth of and proteinase secretion by Aspergillus fumigatus." Infect Immun 70: 19-26.
 Wasylnka JA, Simmer MI, Moore MM 2001 "Differences in sialic acid density in pathogenic and non-pathogenic Aspergillus species." Microbiology, 147: 869-877.
 Wasylnka, JA and Moore, MM 2000 "Adhesion of Aspergillus species to extracellular matrix proteins: Evidence for the involvement of negatively charged carbohydrates on the spore surface." Infect. Immun. 68: 3377-3384.
 Pinto, JA and Moore, MM 2000 "Release of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from contaminated soils by surfactant and remediation of this effluent by Penicillium spp." Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 19: 1741-1748.
 Melathopoulos, AP, Winston ML, Whittington R, Smith T, Lindberg C, Mukai A, and Moore M. 2000 "Comparative laboratory toxicity of neem pesticides to honey bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae) their mite parasites Varroa jacobsoni (Acari: Varroaidae) and Acarapis woodi (Acari: Tarsonemidae) and the brood pathogens Paenibacillus larvae and Ascophaera apis. J. Econ. Entomol. 93: 199- .
 Launen LA, Pinto LJ, Percival PW, Lam SFS, Moore MM (2000) "Pyrene is metabolized to bound residues by Penicillium janthinellum SFU403." Biodegradation 11: 305-312.
 Bendell-Young, L., Bennett, B., Crowe, A., Farrell, A., Kennedy, C., Kermode, A, Moore, M. and Plant, A. 2000 "Ecological characteristics of wetlands receiving an industrial effluent" Ecol. Appl. 10: 310-322.
 Launen L, Pinto L. and Moore M "Optimization of pyrene oxidation by fungi using response surface analysis" 1999 Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 51: 510-515.
 Launen, L., Percival, P., Lam, S., Pinto, L., Moore, M. "Pure cultures of a pencillkum species metabolize pyrenequinones to inextractable products." Proceedings of the In Situ and On Site Bioremediation Synmposium, San Diego CA, April 19-22, 1999, Battelle Press, Columbus, pp 405-411.
 Roberts, K., Parameswaran, M., Moore, M., Muller R. S. "A silicon microfabricated aperture for counting cells using the aperture impedence method." Proceedings of the 1999 IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Edmonton, AB, pp 1688-1673.
 Amaar, YG, Moore, MM (1998) Mapping of the nitrate assimilation gene cluster (crnA-niiA-niaD) and characterization of the nitrite reductase gene (niiA) in the opportunistic fungal pathogen, Aspergillus fumigatus. Curr. Genet. 33: 206-215.
 Moore M, Pinto L, Bagri R, Caballer R, Kiehlmann E 1997 "Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon oxidation by non-basidiomycete soil fungi." Fourth International Symposium, In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation, New Orleans, April 28-May1, 1997, Battelle Press, Columbus OH, pp 499-504.
 Bendell-Young LI, Farrell AP, Kennedy CJ, Kermode A, Moore MM, Plant AL 1997. "Ecological viability of weltands receiving oil sands effluent. " Can Tech Report Fish Aquatic Sci 02144: 23.
 Milanova, R., Stoynov, N., and Moore, M. 1996. "The optimization of diterpene oxidation by the fungus, Cunninghamella elegans, using factorial design." Enz. Microb. Technol.19:86-93.
 Kiehlmann, E., Pinto, L., Launen, L., and Moore, M. 1996 "The biotransformation chrysene to trans-1,2-dihydroxy-1,2-dihydrochrysene by filamentous fungi." Can. J. Microbiol. 42:604-608.
 Lai, J.W.S., Pinto, L., Kiehlmann, E., Bendell-Young, L.I. and Moore, M.M. 1996 "Factors which affect the degradation of naphthenic acids in oil sands wastewater by indigenous microbial communities." Environ.Toxicol.Chem. 15:1482-1491.
 Launen, L., Pinto, L., Wiebe, C., Kiehlmann, E. and Moore, M. 1995. "The oxidation of pyrene and benso[a]pyrene by non-basidiomycete soil fungi." Can. J. Microbiol. 41: 477-488.
 Milanova, R., Han K. and Moore, M. 1995. "Oxidation and glucose conjugation of synthetic abietane diterpenes isolated from Tripterygium wilfordii." J. Nat. Prod. 58: 68-73.
 Milanova, R., Hirai. Y. and Moore, M. 1994. "Hydroxylation of synthetic abietane diterpenes by Aspergillus and Cunninghamella sp.: I. Novel routes to the family off diterpenes isolated from Tripterygium wilfordii." J. Nat. Prod. 57: 882-889.
 Milanova, R.K., M. Moore, K. Han and J. Kutney. 1994. Biotransformation of diterpene analogues: Studies related to the Chinese herbal plant Tripterygium wilfordii. Conference Proceedings of the International Conference on the Use of Traditional Medicine and Other Natural Products in Health Care. Penang, Malaysia, June 1993.
 Milanova, R. and M. Moore. 1993. The hydroxylation of plant diterpene analogues by the fungus, Syncephalastrum racemosum. Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 303: 165-171.
 Moore, M., P. Nicotera, and S. Orrenius. 1990. Biochemical mechanisms of oxidative cell injury in isolated hepatocytes. In: Mechanisms of Acute and Lethal Cell Injury (ed. B.F. Trump, R.T. Jones, W. Mergner). Field and Wood, Philadelphia, p. 179-199.
 Moore, M.M., M.W. Breedveld, and A.P. Autor. 1989. The role of carotenoids in preventing oxidative damage in the pigmented yeast, Rhodotorula mucilaginosa. Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 270: 419-431.
 Westerbeek-Marres, C.A.M., M.M. Moore, and A.P. Autor. 1988. Regulation of manganese superoxide dismutase in Saccharomyces cerevisiae: The role of respiratory chain activity. Eur. J. Biochem. 174: 611-620.
 Mirabelli, F., G. Bellomo, P. Nicotera, M. Moore, and S. Orrenius. 1986. Ca2+ homeostasis in isolated hepatocytes: studies with extracellular adenosine 5'-triphosphate. J. Biochem. Toxicol. 1: 29-39.
 Moore, M., H. Thor, P. Moldeus, and S. Orrenius. Cytotoxic effects of reactive drug metabolites studies in isolated hepatocytes. Colloquium on Hepatotoxicity, May, 1986, Rouen, France.
 Nicotera, P., M. Moore, G. Bellomo, F. Mirabelli, and S. Orrenius. 1985. Demonstration and partial characterization of glutathione disulfide-simulated ATPase activity from the plasma membrane fraction of rat hepatocytes. J. Biol. Chem. 260: 1999-2002.
 Nicotera, P., M.M. Moore, F. Mirabelli, G. Bellamo, and S. Orrenius. 1985. Inhibition of hepatocyte plasma membrane Ca2+-ATPase activity by menadione metabolism and its restoration by thiols. FEBS Lett 181: 149-153.
 Rundgren, M., E. Albano, M. Moore, S. Orrenius, and P. Moldeus. Mechanisms of acetaminophen activation and cytotoxicity. Free Radicals in Liver Injury, Torino, Italy, 1985.
 Moore, M., H. Thor, G. Moore, S. Nelson, P. Moldeus, and S. Orrenius. 1985. The toxicity of accetominophen and N-acetyl-p-benzoquinone imine (NAPQI) in isolated hepatocytes is associated with thiol depletion and increased cytosolic Ca2+. J. Biol Chem. 260: 13035-13040.
 Moore, M.M. and D.V. Godin. 1984. the protective effects of D-600 and propranolol on reperfusion injury in the anesthetized rabbit. Can. J. Physiol. Pharmacol. 62: 212-223.
 Jamieson, W.R.E., H. Henning, H. Ling, C.A. Davies, M.M. Moore, D.V. Gordon, D.M. Lyster, M.A. Spranger, M.A. Matiets, J. van den Brock, and G.F.O. Tyers. 1983. Superior myocardial protective effects of verapamil hypothermic cardioplegia-comaprison of standard hypothermic cardioplegia and hypothermic intermittent anoxic arrest. Eur. Heart Journal. 4: 80-81.
 Henning, H., W.R.E. Jamieson, H. Ling, M.T. Janusz, C.A. Davies, M.M. Moore, and D.V. Godin. 1981. Differential protective effects of hypothermic potassium cardioplegia on myocardial function, perfusion, and energy substrates during cardiopulmonary by-pass. Clin. Res. 29: 206A.
 Godin, D.V., J.M. Tuchek, M.M. Moore. 1980. Membrane alterations in acute myocardial ischaemia. Can. J. Biochem. 56: 777-786.
Technical Reports
 Margo M. Moore, Luis Del Rio, Alison Hadwin and Linda Pinto (2002) 'Enhancing oil sands reclamation technologies by optimizing the microbial degradation of naphthenic acids." Prepared for R. Nelson , Alberta Energy Research Institute, AB, 165pp.
 Jürgensen A, King, JRM Gordon RA, Bendell-Young LI, Moore MM and Crozier ED (2001) "The structure of the manganese oxide on the cell wall of the bacterium Leptothrix discophora: an XAFS study." Submitted to the Advanced Photon Source User Activity Report.
 Jürgensen A, King JRM, Gordon RA, Jiang DT, Bendell-Young LI, Moore MM, Crozier ED (2000) Mn K-edge and Pb L3- edge XAFS studies of Leptothrix discophora. Advanced Photon Source User Activity Report 1:434-435.
 Schley, P. Pinto, L and Moore, M. (1998) Biodegradation of naphthenic acids in sediments receiving oil sands wastewater. Final report submitted to Suncor OSG c/o J. Gulley, Golder Associates, Calgary, AB, 41 pp.
 Mangat, R., Pinto,L. and Moore, M. M. (1998) "Investigation of the factors that suppress bicyclic naphthenic acid degradation in Natural Wetland sediment." Suncor OSG c/o J. Gulley, Golder Associates, Calgary, AB, 44 pp.
 Bendell-Young L, Farrell AP, Kennedy C, Kermode A, Moore M, Plant A. 1997 "Assessing the ecological viability of wetlands for treatment of oil sands wastewaters: A feasibility study." Final Report for Suncor OSG c/o J. Gulley, Golder Associates, 66 pp plus appendices.
 Lai, J.W.S., Pinto, L., Kiehlmann, E., Nix, P., Bendell-Young, L.I. and Moore, M.M. 1995. "Factors which affect the mineralization of naphthenic acids in oil sands wastewater by indigenous microbial communities." Technical Report to Alberta Oil Sands Research Authority for EVS Consultants, North Vancouver, BC., 185 pp.