The fate of elements ingested by marine planktivores.
Currently at Rutgers University
Publications from work done at Stony Brook:
Fisher, N.S., and J.R. Reinfelder. 1990. Selenium assimilation in a marine copepod. Rapp. Comm. Int. Mer. Medit. 32: 232.
Reinfelder, J.R., and N.S. Fisher. 1991. The assimilation of elements ingested by marine copepods. Science 251: 794-796. (Winner of the 1993 ASLO Lindeman Award for best paper)
Fisher, N.S., and J.R. Reinfelder. 1991. Assimilation of selenium in the marine copepod Acartia tonsa studied with a radiotracer ratio method. Marine Ecology Progress Series 70: 157-164.
Luoma, S.N., C. Johns, N.S. Fisher, N.A. Steinberg, R.S. Oremland, and J.R. Reinfelder. 1992. Determination of selenium bioavailability to a benthic bivalve from particulate and solute pathways. Environmental Science and Technology 26: 485-491.
Reinfelder, J.R., N.S. Fisher, S.W. Fowler, and J.-L. Teyssié. 1993. Release rates of trace elements and protein from decomposing planktonic debris. 2. Copepod carcasses and sediment trap particulate matter. Journal of Marine Research 51: 423-442.
Reinfelder, J.R., and N.S. Fisher. 1994. The assimilation of elements ingested by marine planktonic bivalve larvae. Limnology and Oceanography 39: 12-20.
Reinfelder, J.R., and N.S. Fisher. 1994. Retention of elements absorbed by juvenile fish (Menidia menidia, M. beryllina) from zooplankton prey. Limnology and Oceanography 39: 1783-1789.
Fisher, N.S., and J.R. Reinfelder. 1995. The trophic transfer of metals in marine systems. In: Metal Speciation and Bioavailability in Aquatic Systems, A. Tessier and D.R. Turner (Eds.), John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, 363-406.
Wang, W.-X., J.R. Reinfelder, B.-G. Lee, and N.S. Fisher. 1996. Assimilation and regeneration of trace elements by marine copepods. Limnology and Oceanography 41: 70-81.
Reinfelder, J.R., W.-X. Wang, S.N. Luoma, and N.S. Fisher. 1997. Assimilation efficiencies and turnover rates of trace elements in marine bivalves: a comparison of oysters, clams, and mussels. Marine Biology 129: 443-452.
Reinfelder, J.R., N.S. Fisher, S.N. Luoma, J.W. Nichols, and W.-X. Wang. 1998. Trace element trophic transfer in aquatic organisms: a critique of the kinetic model approach. Science of the Total Environment 219: 117-135.