Elena Gorokhova

Room: X509
Phone: +46 8 674 7341

Research interests

• Integrating responses across levels of biological organization;

• Biological mechanisms of stress and ecosystem consequences;

• Ecophysiology and genetics of growth in aquatic organisms;

• Role of oxidative stress in life-history trade-offs;

• Ecological stoichiometry and biogeochemistry of essential nutrients;

• Food web ecology and trophic interactions;

• Ecology of Baltic Sea zooplankton and long-term plankton dynamics (responsible for Swedish national monitoring of zooplankton, chairlady of Zooplankton Expert Network/Helcom Monas);

• Plankton-based indicators of ecological status.

Latest scientific papers

Passive dosing of triclosan in multi-generation tests with copepods – stable exposure concentrations and effects at the low µg L-1 range

Ribbenstedt, A.; Mustajärvi, L.; Breitholtz, M.; Gorokhova, E.; Mayer, P.; Sobek, A.
2017 | Environ. Toxicol. Chem.

Bacteria-Mediated Effects of Antibiotics on Daphnia Nutrition

Gorokhova E; Rivetti C; Furuhagen S; Edlund A; Ek K; Breitholtz M
2015 | Environ. Sci. Technol. | 49 (9) (5779-5787)

Nitrogen fixed by cyanobacteria is utilized by deposit-feeders.

Karlson, A.M.L.; Gorokhova, E.; Elmgren, R.
2014 | PLoS ONE | 9 (8) (e104460-e104460)

The effects of short-term pH decrease on the reproductive output of the copepod Acartia bifilosa – a laboratory study

Engstrom-Ost, J.; Holmborn, T.; Brutemark, A.; Hogfors, H.; Vehmaa, A.; Gorokhova, E.

Feeding of the Arctic ctenophore Mertensia ovum in the Baltic Sea: evidence of the use of microbial prey

Majaneva, S.; Setala, O.; Gorokhova, E.; Lehtiniemi, M.
2014 | J. Plankton Res. | 36 (1) (91-103)

All publications

Exposure & Effects

Exposure and effects of chemical contaminants on living organisms.