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Angel, D.L. and Spanier, E. (2002). An application of artificial reefs to reduce organic enrichment caused by net-cage fish farming - preliminary results. ICES Journal of Marine Science 59:1-6.

Angel, D.L., Eden, N., Breitstein, S., Yurman, A., Katz, T. and Spanier, E. (2002). In situ biofiltration: a means to limit the dispersal of effluents from marine finfish cage aquaculture. Hydrobiologia 469: 1-10.

Avarre, J.-C., Michelis, R., Hall, M., Soderhall, K., Khayat, M., Tietz, A. and Lubzens, E. (2002). Does the crayfish plague fungus affect lipid transport during sexual maturation of the noble crayfish Astacus astacus? Invertebr. Reprod. Dev. 41: 251-269.

Avishai, N., Rabinowitz, C., Moiseeva, E. and Rinkevich, B. (2002). Genotoxicity of the Kishon River, Israel: The application of an in vitro cellular assay. Mutation Res: Genetic Toxicol. Environ. Mutagenesis 518: 21-37.

Ayson, F.G., de Jesus, E.G.T., Moriyama, S., Hyodo, S., Funkenstein, B., Gertler, A. and Kawauchi, H. (2002). Differential expression of IGF-I and II mRNAs during embryogenesis and early larval development in rabbitfish Siganus guttatus. Gen. Comp. Endcrinol. 126: 165-174.

Barki, Y., Gateno, D., Graur, D. and Rinkevich, B. (2002). Soft coral natural chimerism: A window in ontogeny allows the creation of entities, compounding incongruous parts. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 231: 91-99.

Colorni, A., Diamant, A., Eldar, A., Kvitt, H. and Zlotkin, A. (2002). Streptococcus iniae infections in Red Sea cage-cultured and wild fishes. Dis. Aquat. Org. 49: 165-170.

Douek, J., Barki, Y., Gateno, D. and Rinkevich, B. (2002). Possible cryptic speciation within the sea anemone Actinia equina complex detected by AFLP markers. Zool. J. Linnean Soc. 136: 315-320.

Drake, L., Ruiz, G., Galil, B.S., Mullady, T., Friedmann, D. and Dobbs, F.C. (2002). Microbial ecology of ballast water during a trans-oceanic voyage and the effects of open-ocean exchange. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 233: 13-20.

Drenner, R. and Hambright, K.D. (2002). Piscivores, trophic cascades and lake management. The Scientific World 2: 284-307.

Easton, J. and Gophen, M. (2002). Diel variation in the vertical distribution of fish and plankton in Lake Kinneret: a 24 hour study of ecological overlap. Hydrobologia 00: 1-10.

Easton, J. and Gophen, M. (2002). Trophic relations between zooplankton and bleaks (Acanthobrama spp.) in Lake Kinneret (Israel). Verhandlungen Internationale Vereinigung fur Theoretische und Angewandte Limnologie 28: 1-4.

Eckert, W., Imberger, J. and Saggio, A. (2002). Biogeochemical evolution in response to physical forcing in the water column of a warm monomictic lake. Biochemistry 61: 291-307.

Funkenstein, B., Tsai, W., Maures, T. and Duan, C. (2002). Insulin-like growth factor binding protein-2 (IGFBP-2) in a marine fish, Sparus aurata: ontogeny, tissue distribution and hormonal regulation. Gen. Comp. Endocrinol. 128: 112-122.

Gal, G., Imberger, J. and Romero, J. (2002). Understanding the factors contributing to the rise in water temperature in a stratified lake using model simulations. Verh. Internat. Verein. Limnol. 28: 228-231.

Galil, B.S. and Hulsmann, N. (2002). The biological efficacy of Open Ocean Exchange – implications for ballast water management. In: Invasive aquatic species of Europe: distributions, impacts and management. Kluwer Scientific Publications, pp. 508-510.

Galil, B.S. and Innocenti, G. (2002). A note on coral-rubble mimetic leucosiid crabs from Kenya. Atti della Societa Italiana di Scienze naturali 142: 201-205.

Galil, B.S. and Kevrekidis, K. (2002). Exotic decapods and a stomatopod off Rhodes Island (Greece) and the eastern Mediterranean Transient. Crustaceana 75: 925-930.

Galil, B.S. and Zenetos, A. (2002). A sea change–exotics in the eastern Mediterranean. In: Invasive Aquatic species of Europe: distributions, impacts and management. Kluwer Scientific Publications, pp. 325-336.

Galil, B.S., Froglia, C. and Noel, P. (2002). CIESM Atlas of Exotic Species in the Mediterranean, Vol. 2. Crustaceans: decapods and stomatopods (Briand, F., ed.). CIESM Publishers, Monaco, 192 pp.

Gang P., Krom, M.D. and Herut, B. (2002). Adsorption-Desorption of phosphate on airborne dust and riverborne particulates in East Mediterranean seawater. Environ. Sci. & Tech. 36: 3519-3524.

Gertman, I. and Hecht, A. The Dead Sea Hydrography from 1992 to 2000. J. Mar. Syst. 35: 169-181.

Gertman, I., Hecht, A. 2002. Annual and long-term changes in the salinity and the temperature of the waters of the South-eastern Levantine Basin. CIESM Workshop Ser., (16):75-78

Gillor, O., Hadas, O., Post, A. and Belkin, S. (2002). Phosphorus bioavailability monitoring by a bioluminescent cyanobacterial sensor strain. J. Phycol. 38: 107-115.

Golik, A. (2002). Pattern of sand transport along the Israeli coastline. Isr. J. Earth Sci. 51: 191-202.

Gonzalez-Martinez, D., Zmora, N., Mananos, E., Saligaut, D., Zanuy, S., Zohar, Y., Elizur, A., Kah, O., Munoz-Cueto, J.A. (2002). Immunohistochemical localization of three different prepro-GnRHs in the brain and pituitary of the European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax). J. Comp. Neurol. 446:95-113.

Gonzalez-Martinez, D., Zmora, N., Zanuy, S., Saraquete, C., Elizur, A., Kah, O., Munoz-Cueto, JA. (2002). Developmental expression of three different prepro-GnRH (Gonadotropin releasing hormone) messengers in the brain of the European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax). J. Chem. Neuroanat. 23: 255-267.

Goren, M. and Galil, B.S. (2002). Records of Cataetyx laticeps and Ophidion barbatum (Ophidiiformes) in the Eastern Mediterranean, with comments on the deep sea ichthyofauna. Cybium 26: 150-152.

Gorshkov S., Gorshkova, G., Hadani, A., Gordin, H. and Knibb, W. (2002). Chromosome set manipulations and hybridization experiments in gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata). II. Assessment of diploid and triploid hybrids between gilthead seabream and red seabream (Pagrus major). J. Appl. Ichthyol. 18: 106-112.

Gorshkov, S., Gordin, H., Gorshkova, G. and Knibb, W. (2002). Genetic improvement of sea bass and seabream: practical applications. Isr. J. Aquaculture – Bamidgeh 54: 53.

Gorshkova G., Gorshkov S. and Golani D. (2002). Karyotypes of Barbus canis and Capoeta damascina (Pisces, Cyprinidae) from the Middle East. Ital. J. Zool. 69: 191-194.

Gorshkova, G. Protas, Y., Ben-Atia, S. and Gorshkov, S. (2002). Cytogenetic examination of early embryonic development in the white grouper Epinephelus aeneus (Pisces, Serranidae). J. Appl. Ichthyol. 18: 29-34.

Hadas, O., Pinkas, R., Malinsky-Rushansky, N., Shalev-Alon, G., Delphine, E., Berner, T., Sukenik, A. and Kaplan, A. (2002). Physiological variables determined under laboratory conditions may explain the bloom of Aphanizomenon ovalisporum in Lake Kinneret. Euro. J. Phycol. 37: 259-267.

Hadas, O., Pinkas, R., Malinsky-Rushansky, N., Sukenik, A.., Kaplan, A. (2002). Cyanobacteria in Lake Kinneret: physiological and ecological adaptations. Verh. Int. Ver. Limnol., 28(2):996-1000

Hambright, K.D., Blumenshine, S.C. and Shapiro, J. (2002). Can filter-feeding fishes improve water quality in lakes? Freshw. Biol. 47: 1173-1182.

Harel, M., Koven, W., Lein, I., Barr, Y., Behrens, P., Stubblefield, J., Zohar, Y. and Place, A.R. (2002). Advanced DHA, EPA and ArA enrichment materials for marine aquaculture using single cell heterotrophs. Aquaculture 213: 347-362.

Herut, B., Collier, R. and Krom, M.D. (2002). The role of dust in supplying N and P to the SE Mediterranean. Limnol. Oceanog. 47: 870-878.

Herut, B., Gavrieli,, I., Halicz, L. and Tibor, G. (2002). Suspended particulate matter in the western Dead Sea: Distribution and chemical composition. Isr. J. Earth Sci. 51: 233-242.

Herut, B., Kress, N. and Tibor, G. (2002). The use of hyper-spectral remote sensing in compliance monitoring of water quality (phytoplankton and suspended particles) at 'hot spot' areas (Mediterranean coast of Israel). Fresenius Environ. Bull. 11: 782-787.

Hulsmann, N. and Galil, B.S. (2002). Protists-a dominant component of the ballast-transported biota. In: Invasive Aquatic species of Europe: distributions, impacts and management. Kluwer Scientific Publications, pp. 20-26.

Israel, A. and Hophy, M. (2002). Growth, photosynthetic properties, and Rubisco activities of marine macroalgae grown under current and elevated seawater CO2 concentrations. Global Change Biology 8: 831-840.

Ivanov, V., Khanbilvardi, R., Khmara, T., Novichikhina, A., Wynne, D. and Shteinman, B. (2002). A study of wind disturbance regime and water circulation near hydro-engineering constructions. Advances in Hydro-Science and Engineering. V: 256-262.

Ivanov, V.A., Lyubartseva, S.P., Mikhailova, N., Shapiro, N.B. and Shteinman, B.S. (2002). Modeling of thermal and oxygen conditions in Lake Kinneret (Israel). Physical Oceanography 12: 43-53.

Ivanov, V.A., Lyubartseva, S.P., Mikhailova, N., Shapiro, N.B. and Shteinman, B.S. (2002). Simulation of the seasonal variability of hydrothermodynamical fields in Lake Kinneret. Phys. Oceanogr. 12: 65-87.

Kalikhman, I. (2002). Patchy distribution fields: a zigzag survey design and reconstruction adequacy. Environ. Monit. Assess. 76:275-289.

Kalikhman, I. (2002). Patchy distribution fields: sampling distance unit of a zigzag survey and reconstruction adequacy. Environ. Monit. Assess. 80:1-16.

Kamer, I. and Rinkevich, B. (2002). In vitro application of the comet assay for aquatic genotoxicity: considering a primary culture versus a cell line. Toxicol. in Vitro 16:177-184.

Kandal-Kfir, M., Gur, G., Melamed, P., Zilberstein, Y., Cohen, Y., Zmora, N., Kobayashi, M., Elizur, A. and Yaron, Z. (2002). Gonadotropin response to GnRH during sexual ontogeny in the common carp, Cyprinus carpio. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. B. 13217-26.

Katz, T., Herut, B., Genin, A. and Angel, D.L. (2002). Grey mullets ameliorate organically-enriched sediments below a fish farm in the oligotrophic Gulf of Aqaba (Red Sea). Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 234: 205-214.

Katzor, K., Madar, R., Ben-Amotz, A. and Levy, Y. (2002). Plasma antioxidant vitamins and reumatic arthritis. Harefua 141: 148-150.

Kazantseva, N.N., Ernepesova, A., Khodjamamedov, A., Geldyev, O. and Krumgalz, B.S. (2002). Spectrophotometric analysis of iodide oxidation by chlorine in high mineralized solutions. Anal. Chim. Acta 456: 105-119.

Koven, W. (2002). Gilthead seabream, Sparus aurata. In: Nutrient Requirements and Feeding of Finfish for Aquaculture. C.D. Webster and C.E. Lim (eds). CABI Publishing, Oxon, UK, pp-64-78.

Koven, W., Rojas-Garcia, C.R., Finn, R.N., Tandler, A. and Ronnestad, I. (2002). Stimulatory effect of ingested protein and/or free amino acids on the secretion of the gastro-endocrine hormone cholecystokinin and on tryptic activity, in early-feeding ferring larvae, Clupea harengus. Mar. Biol. 140:1241-1247.

Kress, N., Leon Coto, S., Brenes, C.L., Brenner, S. and Arroyo, G. (2002). Horizontal transport and seasonal distribution of nutrients, dissolved oxygen and chlorophyll-a in the Gulf of Nicoya, Costa Rica, a tropical estuary. Cont. Shelf Res. 22: 51-66.

Kress, N., Tom, M. and Spanier, E. (2002). The use of coal fly ash in marine concrete for artificial reefs in the southeastern Mediterranean: Compressive strength, sessile biota and chemical composition. ICES J. Mar. Sci. 59: 4231-5237.

Kvitt, H., Ucko, M., Colorni, A., Batargias, C., Zlotkin, A. and Knibb, W. (2002). Photobacterium damselae ssp. piscicida: detection by direct amplification of 16S rRNA gene sequences and genotypic variation as determined by amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP). Dis. Aquat. Org. 48: 187-195.

Leong, T.S. and Colorni, A. (2002). Infectious diseases of warmwater fish in marine and brackish waters. In: Diseases and disorders of finfish in cage culture, PTK Woo, DW Bruno and LHS Lim (eds). CABI Publishing Co.

Malinsky-Rushansky, N., Berman, T. Berner, T., Yacobi, Y.Z. and Dubinsky, Z. (2002). Physiological characteristics of picophytoplankton, isolated from Lake Kinneret: responses to light and temperature. J. Plankton Res. 24: 1173-1183.

Marco, H.G., Avarre, J.-C., Lubzens, E. and Gade, G. (2002). In search of a vitellogenesis-inhibiting hormone from the eyestalks of the South African spiny lobster, Jasus lalandii. Invertebr. Reprod. Dev. 41: 143-150.

Meiri, I., Gothilf, Y., Zohar, Y. and Elizur, A. (2002). Physiological changes in the spawning gilthead seabream, Sparus aurata, succeeding the removal of males. J. Exp. Zool. 292: 555-564 .

Mo., C., Douek, J. and Rinkevich, B.(2002). Development of a PCR strategy for thraustochytrids identification based on 18S-rDNA sequence. Mar. Biol. 140: 883-889.

Paz, G. and Rinkevich, B. (2002). Morphological consequences for multi-partner chimerism in Botrylloides, a colonial urochordate. Dev. Comp. Immunol. 26: 615-622.

Pinhassi, J. and Berman, T. (2002). Differential growth response of colony-forming a- and g-proteobacteria in dilution culture and nutrient addition experiments in Lake Kinneret, eastern Mediterranean and Gulf of Eilat. App. Environ. Microb. 69: 199-211.

Polzonetti, V., Cardinali, M., Mosconi, G., Natalini, P., Meiri, I. and Carnevali, O. (2002). Cyclic ADPR and calcium signaling in Sea Bream (Sparus aurata) egg fertilization. Mol. Reprod. Dev. 61: 213-217

Reitman, A., Friedrich, I., Ben-Amotz, A. and Levy, Y. (2002). Low plasma antioxidants and normal plasma b vitamins and homocysteine in patients with severe obesity. Israel Medical Association Journal 4: 590-593.

Rinkevich, B. (2002). Germ cell parasitism as an ecological and evolutionary puzzle: Hitchhiking with positively selected genotypes. Oikos 96: 25-30.

Rinkevich, B. (2002). The branching coral Stylophora pistillata: The contribution of genetics in shaping colony landscape. Israel J. Zool. 48: 71-82.

Rinkevich, B. (2002). The colonial urochordate Botryllus schlosseri: from stem cells and natural tissue transplantation to issues in evolutionary ecology. BioEssays 24: 730-740.

Roads, J. and Brenner, S. (2002). Global model seasonal forecasts for the Mediterranean region. Isr. J. Earth Sci. 51: 1-16.

Ryazanov, M.A., Askhabov, A.M. and Krumgalz, B.S. (2002). Thermodynamics of the stability of supersaturated water-salt solutions and precipitation of calcium carbonates from seawater. Oceanology 42: 36-39.

Sechi, L.A., Colorni, A., Dupre I., Molicotti P., Fadda G. and Zanetti, S. (2002). Strain variation in Mediterranean and Red Sea Mycobacterium marinum isolates. Microbiologica 25: 351-356,

Shalev-Alon, G., Sukenik, A., Livnah, O. and Kaplan, A. (2002). A novel gene encoding amidinotranseerase in the cylindrospermopsin producing cyanobacterium Aphanizomenon ovalisporum. FEMS Microbiol. Letter 209: 87-91.

Shoham-Frider, E., Amiel, S., Roditi-Elasar, M. and Kress, N. (2002). Risso’s dolphin (Grampus griseus) stranding on the coast of Israel (eastern Mediterranean). Autopsy results and trace metal concentrations. Sci. Total Environ. 295: 157-166.

Shteinman, B. and Wynne, D. (2002). Studies of sediment transport in the Jordan River mouth using fluorescent tracer methods. In: Bousmar & Zech (eds), River Flow. Swets & Lisse. 1159-1164.

Shteinman, B., Ivanov, V., Wynne, D. and Khanbilvardi, R. (2002). Kinematic wave sediment transport in the shelf zone of Israel. Advances in Hydro-Science and Engineering V: 316-321.

Sivan, O., Lazar, B., Yechieli, Y., Boaretto E., Heinemeier, J. and Herut, B. (2002). Excess 14C in porewater driven by diffusion - SE Mediterranean deep sediment. Limnol. & Oceanog. 47: 565-570.

Sorbe, J.C. and Galil, B.S. (2002). The bathyal Amphipoda off the Levantine coast, Eastern Mediterranean. Crustaceana 75(8): 957-968.

Sorbe, J.C., Basin, A. and Galil, B.S. (2002). Contribution to the knowledge of the Amphipoda of the Mediterranean coast of Israel. Isr. J. Zool. 48: 87-110.

Stoner, D.S., Ben-Shlomo, R., Rinkevich, B. and Weissman, I.L. (2002). Genetic variability of Botryllus schlosseri invasions to the east and west coasts of USA. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 243: 93-100.

Sukenik, A., Eshkol, R., Livne, A., Hadas, O. Kaplan, A., Tchernov, D., Vardi, A. and Rom, M. (2002). Inhibition of growth and photosynthesis of the dinoflagellate Peridinium gatunense by Microcystis sp. (cyanobacteria): a novel allelopathic mechanism. Limnol. Oceanogr. 47: 1656-1663.

Sukenik, A., Ostrovsky, I. and Nishri, A. (2002). Advanced approach for synoptic monitoring of a lake ecosystem – Lake Kinneret as a model. In: Rubin, H., P. Nachtnebel, J. Furst, & U. Shamir (eds.). Water Resources Quality, Springer, pp. 165-175.

Tom, M., Myers, C.R. and Waterman, M.R. (2002). Competitive ELISA utilizing membrane-free, recombinant fish CYP1A as standard for evaluation of its microsomal homologue molar concentrations. Aquat. Toxicol. 59: 101-114.

Ucko, M., Colorni A., Kvitt, H., Diamant, A., Zlotkin, A. and Knibb, W.R. (2002). Strain variation in Mycobacterium marinum fish isolates. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 68: 5281-5287

Vardi, A., Schatz, D., Beeri, K., Motro, U., Sukenik, A., Levine, A. and Kaplan, A. (2002). Dinoflagellate cyanobacterium communication may determine the composition of phytoplankton assemblage in a mesotrophic lake. Curr. Biol. 12: 1767-1772.

Voskoboynik, A., Reznick, A.Z. and Rinkevich, B. (2002). Rejuvenescence and extension of an urochordate life span following a single, acute administration of an anti-oxidant, butylated hydroxytoluene. Mech. Aging Develop. 123: 1203-1210.

Werman, M., Mokady, S. and Ben-Amotz, A. (2002). Bioavailability of the isomer mixture of phytoene and phytofluene-rich Dunaliella bardawil in rat plasma and tissue. J. Nutr. Biochem. 13: 585-591.

Wright, A-D.G. and Colorni, A. (2002). Taxonomic re-assignment of Cryptocaryon irritans, a Marine fish parasite. Europ. J. Parasitol. 37: 375-378.

Yacobi, Y.Z. and Gitelson, A.A. (2002). Simultaneous remote measurement of chlorophyll and total seston in productive inland waters. Verh. Int. Ver. Limnol. 27: 2983-2986.

Yaron, Z., Gur, G., Melamed, P., Rosenfeld, H., Elizur, A. and Levavi-Sivan, B. (2002). Regulation of fish gonadotropin. Int. Rev. Cytol. A Survey of Cell Biology 225: 131-185.

Zmora, N., Gonzalez-Martinez, D., Munoz-Cueto, J. A., Madigou, T., Mananos-Sanchez, E., Zanuy Doste, S., Zohar, Y., Kah, O. and Elizur, A. (2002). The GnRH System in the European sea bass, Dicentrarchus labrax. J. Endocrinol. 172: 105-116.

Zmora, O., Avital, E. and Gordin, H. (2002). Results of an attempt for mass production of Artemia in extensive ponds. Technical communication. Aquaculture 213: 395-400.



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