List of scientific publications where employees at the department of biotechnology are (at least) one of the authors. The list is sorted according to the year of publication.


2015   Hattrem, M. N., Molnes, S., Haug, I. J. and Draget, K. I. Interfacial and rheological properties of gelatin based solid emulsions prepared with acid or alkali pretreated gelatins. Food Hydrocolloids 43, 700-707.
2015   Nordgård, C. T., Bjørkøy, A. and Draget, K. I.  Guluronate oligosaccharides as enhancers of nanoparticle drugdelivery in the oral cavity. Bioactive Carbohydrates and Dietary Fibre 5, 72–78.
2015   Rehberg-Haas, S., Meyer, S., Tielmann, M., Lippemeier, S., Vadstein, O., Bakke, I., Kjørsvik, E., Evjemo, J. O. and Schulz, C. Use of the microalga Pavlova viridis as enrichment product for the feeding of Atlantic cod larvae (Gadus morhua). Aquaculture 438, 141–150.
2015   Skjermo, J., Bakke, I., Dahle, S. W. and Vadstein, O.  Probiotic strains introduced through live feed and rearingwater have low colonizing success in developing Atlantic cod larvae. Aquaculture 438,17–23.
2015   Yang, F., Rustad, T., Xu, Y., Jiang, Q. and Xia, W. Endogenous proteolytic enzymes – A study of their impact on cod (Gadus morhua) muscle proteins and textural properties in a fermented product. Food Chemistry 172, 551–558.
2014   Andersen, T., Markussen, C., Dornish, M., Heier-Baardson, H., Melvik, J. E., Alsberg, E. and Christensen, B. E. In Situ Gelation for Cell Immobilization and Culture in Alginate Foam Scaffolds. Tissue Engineering Part A. 20,(3-4),   600-610.
2014   Andersen, T., Melvik, J. E., Gåserød, O., Alsberg, E. and Christensen, B. E. Ionically gelled alginate foams: Physical properties controlled by type,amount and source of gelling ions. Carbohyd. Polym 99, 249–256.
2014:335   Andreetta-Gorelkina, I. V. Salting of Muscle Foods - Effects of processing conditions and sodium reduction. Thesis. Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
2014   Arlov, Ø., Aachmann, F. L., Sundan, A., Espevik, T. and Skjåk-Bræk, G. Heparin-Like Properties of Sulfated Alginates with Defined Sequences and Sulfation Degrees. Biomacromolecules 15,  2744−2750.
2014   Attramadal, K. J. K., Truong, T. M. H., Bakke, I., Skjermo, J., Olsen, Y. and Vadstein, O. RAS and microbial maturation as tools for K-selection of microbial communities improve survival in cod larvae. Aquaculture  432, 483–490.
2014   Austarheim, I., Christensen, B. E., Aas, H. T. N., Thöle, C., Diallo, D. and Paulsen, B. S. Chemical characterization and complement fixation of pectins from Cola cordifolia leaves. Carbohyd. Polym. 102, 472– 480.
2014:114   Balzer, S. Bacterial Recombinant Expression by Positively Regulated XylS/Pm Promoter System - Comparative. Genetic and Physiological Studies on Modulation of Protein Production Levels. Thesis. Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
2014   Brakstad, O. G., Daling, P. S., Faksness, L.-G., Almås, I. K., Vang, S.-H., Syslak, L. and Leirvik, F. Depletion and biodegradation of hydrocarbons in dispersions and emulsions of the Macondo 252 oil generated in an oil-on-seawater mesocosm flume basin. Marine Pollution Bulletin  84, 125–134.
2014   Buchinger, E., Knudsen, D. H., Behrens, M. A., Pedersen, J. S., Aarstad, O. A., Tøndervik, A., Valla, S., Skjåk-Bræk, G., Wimmer, R. and Aachmann, F. L.  Structural and Functional Characterization of the R-modules in Alginate C-5 Epimerases AlgE4 and AlgE6 from Azotobacter vinelandii. J. Biol. Chem.  289,(45),   31382-31396.
2014   Cardoso, D. A., Ulset, A.-S., Bender, J., Jansen, J. A., Christensen, B. E. and Leeuwenburgh, S. C. G. Effects of Physical and Chemical Treatments on the Molecular Weight and Degradation of Alginate–Hydroxyapatite Composites. Macromol. Biosci. 14, 872-880.
2014   Carvajal, A. K., Mozuraityte, R., Standal, I. B., Storrø, I. and Aursand, M.  Antioxidants in Fish Oil Production for Improved Quality. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society  91,  1611–1621.
2014   Chauton, M. S., Skolem, L. M. B., Olsen, L. M., Vullum, P. E., Walmsley, J. and Vadstein, O.  Titanium uptake and incorporation into silica nanostructures by the diatom Pinnularia sp. (Bacillariophyceae). Journal of Applied Phycology, online.
2014   Courtade, G., Balzer, S., Forsberg, Z., Vaaje-Kolstad, G., Eijsink, V. G. H. and Aachmann, F. L. 1H, 13C, 15N resonance assignment of the chitin-active lytic polysaccharide monooxygenase BlLPMO10A from Bacillus licheniformis. Biomol NMR Assign, online.
2014   de Almeida Ribeiro, E., Pinotsis, N., Ghisleni, A., Salmazo, A., Konarev, P. V., Kostan, J., Sjöblom, B., Schreiner, C., Polyansky, A. A., Gkougkoulia, E. A., Holt, M. R., Aachmann, F. L., Zagrovi, B., Bordignon, E., Pirker, K. F., Svergun, D. I., Gautel, M. and Djinovic-Carugo, K. The Structure and Regulation of Human Muscle a-Actinin. Cell 159, 1–14.
2014   De Schryver, P. and Vadstein, O. Ecological theory as a foundation to control pathogenic invasion in aquaculture. The ISME Journal 1-9.
2014   Dybwad, M., Skogan, G. and Blatny, J. M. Comparative Testing and Evaluation of Nine Different Air Samplers: End-to-End Sampling Efficiencies as Specific Performance Measurements for Bioaerosol Applications. Aerosol Science and Technology  48, (3), 282–295.
2014   Dybwad, M., Skogan, G. and Blatny, J. M. Temporal Variability of the Bioaerosol Background at a Subway Station: Concentration Level, Size Distribution, and Diversity of Airborne Bacteria. Appl. Env. Microbiol.  80, (1 ), 257-270.
2014:48   Dybwad, M. Characterization of Airborne Bacteria at a Subway Station: Implications for Testing and Evaluation of Biological Detection, Identification and Monitoring Systems. Thesis. Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
2014   Ese, M.-H. G., Liland, K. B., Lesaint, C. and Kes, M. Esterification of Low Molecular Weight Acids in Cellulose. IEEE T. Dielect. El. In.  21,(2), 662-665.
2014   Formo, K., Aarstad, O. A., Skjåk-Bræk, G. and Strand, B. L. Lyase-catalyzed degradation of alginate in the gelled state: Effect ofgelling ions and lyase specificity. Carbohyd. Polym.  110, 100–106.
2014   Gederaas, O. A., Søgaard, C. D., Viset, T., Bachke, S., Bruheim, P., Arum, C.-J. and Otterlei, M. Increased Anticancer Efficacy of Intravesical Mitomycin C Therapy when Combined with a PCNA Targeting Peptide. Translational Oncology 7,(6), 812–823.
2014   Greiff, K., Fuentes, A., Aursand, I. G., Erikson, U., Masot, R., Alcañiz, M. and Barat, J. M. Innovative Nondestructive Measurements of Water Activity and the Content of Salts in Low-Salt Hake Minces Content of Salts in Low-Salt Hake Minces. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry  62,  2496−2505.
2014   Hattrem, M. N., Molnes, S. and Draget, K. I. Investigation of Physico-Chemical Properties of Gelatin Matrices in Correlation with Dissolution Studies. In Gums and Stabilisers for the Food Industry 17 : The Changing Face of Food Manufacture: The Role of Hydrocolloids Edited by Williams, P. and Phillips, G. The Royal Society of Chemistry 369-376.
2014   Hattrem, M. N. and Draget, K. I. Gelatins – Physicochemical Properties, Source Dependence and Applications. In Gums and Stabilisers for the Food Industry 17 : The Changing Face of Food Manufacture: The Role of Hydrocolloids. Edited by Williams, P. and Phillips, G.  The Royal Society of Chemistry.  19-27.
2014:345   Hattrem, M. N. Characterisation of a novel gelatin-based drug delivery system. Thesis. Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
2014   Hattrem, M. N., Dille, M. J., Seternes, T. and Draget, K. I.  Macro- vs. micromolecular stabilisation of W/O/W-emulsions. Food Hydrocolloids 37, 77-85.
2014   Hauser, I., Einbu, A., Svendsen, H. F. and Østgaard, K. Biological treatment of effluents generated by amine based CO2-capture plants. Journal of Energy Challenges and Mechanics  1,(4), 1-5.
2014   Ian, E., Malko, D. B., Sekurova, O. N., Bredholt, H., Rückert, C., Borisova, M. E., Albersmeier, A., Kalinowski, J., Gelfand, M. S. and Zotchev, S. B. Genomics of Sponge-Associated Streptomyces spp. Closely Related to Streptomyces albus J1074: Insights into Marine Adaptation and Secondary Metabolite Biosynthesis Potential. PLOS ONE 9,(5),   e96719.

Iriarte, J. L., Ardelan, M. V., Cuevas, L. A., González, H. E., Sanchez, N. and Myklestad, S. M. Size-spectrum based differential response of phytoplankton to nutrient and iron-organic matter combinations in microcosm experiments in a Chilean Patagonian Fjord. Phycological Research 62, (2), 136–146.

2014   Janeckova, H., Kalivodova, A., Najdekr, L., Friedecky, D., Hron, K., Bruheim, P. and Adam, T.  Untargeted metabolomic analysis of urine samples in the diagnosis of some inherited metabolic disorders. Biomedical Papers of the Faculty of Medicine of Palacký University 158, 4p.
2014   Jørgensen, T. E., Bakke, I., Ursvik, A., Andreassen, M., Moum, T. and Johansen, S. D. An evolutionary preserved intergenic spacer in gadiform mitogenomes generates a long noncoding RNA. BMC Evolutionary Biology 14, (182),   11p.
2014   Kristinova, V., Aaneby, J., Mozuraityte, R., Storrø, I. and Rustad, T. Research Article - The effect of dietary antioxidants on iron‐mediated lipid peroxidation in marine emulsions studied by measurement of dissolved oxygen consumption. European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology 116, (7), 857–871.
2014:169   Kristinova, V. Oxidation of marine lipids in liposomes and emulsions mediated by iron and methemoglobin. Thesis. Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
2014   Kvitvang, H. F. N., Kristiansen, K. A., Lien, S. K. and Bruheim, P. Quantitative analysis of amino and organic acids by methyl chloroformate derivatization and GC-MS/MS analysis. In  Mass Spectrometry Methods in Metabolomics. Edited by Raftery, D. Springer Science+Business Media. 137-145.
2014   Kvitvang, H. F. N., Kristiansen, K. A. and Bruheim, P.  Assessment of capillary anion exchange ion chromatography tandemmass spectrometry for the quantitative profiling of thephosphometabolome and organic acids in biological extracts. Journal of Chromatography A 1370, 70–79.
2014   Kaale, L. D., Eikevik, T. M., Rustad, T. and Nordtvedt, T. S. Changes in water holding capacity and drip loss of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) muscle during superchilled storage. LWT - Food Science and Technology  55, (2), 528e535.
2014   Lamb, J. J., Hill, R. E., Eaton-Rye, J. J. and Hohmann-Marriott, M. F. Functional Role of PilA in Iron Acquisition in the Cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. PLOS ONE  9,(8), 11s.
2014   Leiknes, Ø., Striberny, A., Tokle, N. E., Olsen, Y., Vadstein, O. and Sommer, U. Feeding selectivity of Calanus finmarchicus in the Trondheimsfjord. Journal of Sea Research  85, 292–299.
2014   Luong, A. D., De Laender, F., Olsen, Y., Vadstein, O., Dewulf, J. and Janssen, C. R. Inferring time-variable effects of nutrient enrichment on marine ecosystems using inverse modelling and ecological network analysis. Science of the Total Environment 493,  708–718.
2014   Müller, J. E. N., Heggeset, T. M. B., Wendisch, V. F., Vorholt, J. A. and Brautaset, T. Methylotrophy in the thermophilic Bacillus methanolicus, basic insights and application for commodity production from methanol. Appl. Microbio.l Biotechnol. 1-17.
2014   Mærk, M., Johansen, J., Ertesvåg, H., Drabløs, F. and Valla, S. Safety in numbers: multiple occurrences of highly similar homologs among Azotobacter vinelandii carbohydrate metabolism proteins probably confer adaptive benefits. BMC Genomics 15, (192), 15s.
2014:18   Mærk, M. Looking for the big picture: Genome-based approaches to improve alginate production in Azotobacter vinelandii. Thesis. Norwegian University of Science and Technology.
2014   Nilsen-Nygaard, J., Sletmoen, M. and Draget, K. I. Stability and interaction forces of oil-in-water emulsions as observed by optical tweezers – a proof-of-concept study. RSC Advances 4, 52220–52229.
2014   Nordgård, C. T., Nonstad, U., Olderøy, M. Ø., Espevik, T. and Draget, K. I. Alterations in Mucus Barrier Function and Matrix Structure Induced by Guluronate Oligomers. Biomacromolecules  15,  2294−2300.
2014   Olsen, Y., Evjemo, J. O., Kjørsvik, E., Larssen, H., Li, K., Overrein, I. and Rainuzzo, J. DHA content in dietary phospholipids affects DHA content in phospholipids of cod larvae and larval performance. Aquaculture  428–429,  203–214.
2014   Olsen, Y., Reinertsen, H., Sommer, U. and Vadstein, O.  Responses of biological and chemical components in North East Atlantic coastal water to experimental nitrogen and phosphorus addition – A full scale ecosystem study and its relevance for management. Science of the Total Environment 473–474, 262–274.
2014   Petrov, V., Balasubramaniam, S., Lale, R., Moltchanov, D., Lio, P. and Koucheryavy, Y. Forward and Reverse coding for chromosome transfer in bacterial nanonetworks. Nano Communication Networks 5, 15–24.
2014   Phelan, R. M., Sekurova, O. N., Keasling, J. D. and Zotchev, S. B. Engineering Terpene Biosynthesis in Streptomyces for Production of the Advanced Biofuel Precursor Bisabolene. ACS Synthetic Biology, online.
2014   Røkke, G., Korvald, E., Pahr, J., Øyås, O. and Lale, R.  BioBrick Assembly Standards and Techniques and Associated Software Tools. In  DNA Cloning and Assembly Methods, Methods in Molecular Biology. Edited by Valla, S. and Lale, R., 1-24.
2014   Sandvig, I., Karstensen, K., Rokstad, A. M., Aachmann, F. L., Formo, K., Sandvig, A., Skjåk-Bræk, G. and Strand, B. L.  RGD-peptide modified alginate by a chemoenzymatic strategy for tissue engineering applications. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research. Part A, online.
2014   Shumilina, E., Dobrovolska, O. and Dikiy, A. Evolution of Structural and Coordination Features Within the Methionine Sulfoxide Reductase B Family. In  The Structural Basis of Biological Energy Generation. Edited by Hohmann-Marriott, M.  Springer Science+Business Media.  199-215.
2014   Shumilina, E., Dobrovolska, O., Del Conte, R., Holen, H. W. and Dikiy, A. Competitive cobalt for zinc substitution in mammalian methionine sulfoxide reductase B1 overexpressed in E. coli: structural and functional insight. J Biol Inorg Chem  19, 85–95.
2014   Slizyte, R., Carvajal, A. K., Mozuraityte, R., Aursand, M. and Storrø, I. Nutritionally rich marine proteins from fresh herring by-productsfor human consumption. Process Biochemistry 49,(7), 1205–1215.
2014   Strand, T. A., Lale, R., Degnes, K. F., Lando, M. and Valla, S.  A New and Improved Host-Independent Plasmid System for RK2-Based Conjugal Transfer. PLoS ONE  9, (3), 1-6.
2014   Syverud, K., Pettersen, S. R., Draget, K. I. and Chinga-Carrasco, G. Controlling the elastic modulus of cellulose nanofibril hydrogels—scaffolds with potential in tissue engineering. Cellulose, online.
2014   Ulset, A.-S., Mori, H., Dalheim, M. Ø., Hara, M. and Christensen, B. E. Influence of Amino Acids, Buffers, and pH on the γ‑Irradiation-Induced Degradation of Alginates. Biomacromolecules  15,(12), 4590−4597.
2014   Valla, S. and Lale, R. DNA Cloning and Assembly Methods.  Valla, S. and Lale, R.  Humana Press 303 pp.
2014   Wang, X., Broch, O. J., Forbord, S., Handå, A., Skjermo, J., Reitan, K. I., Vadstein, O. and Olsen, A. Assimilation of inorganic nutrients from salmon (Salmo salar) farming by the macroalgae (Saccharina latissima) in an exposed coastal environment: implications for integrated multi-trophic aquaculture. Journal of Applied Phycology  online.
2014   Wold, P.-A., Holan, A. B., Øie, G., Attramadal, K., Bakke, I., Vadstein, O. and Leiknes, T. O. Effects of membrane filtration on bacterial number and microbial diversity in marine recirculating aquaculture system (RAS) for Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua L.) production. Aquaculture  422–423, 69–77.
2014   Zotchev, S. B. Genomics-Based Insights into the Evolution of Secondary Metabolite Biosynthesis in Actinomycete Bacteria. In  Evolutionary Biology: Genome Evolution, Speciation, Coevolution and Origin of Life. Edited by Pontarotti, P.  Springer International Publishing.  35-45.