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Brown, S. D., Hurt, R. A., Gilmour, C. C. and Elias, D. A. 2013. Draft Genome Sequences for Three Mercury-Methylating, Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria. Genome Announcements, 1(4): e00618-13. doi:10.1128/genomeA.00618-13

Gilmour, Cynthia C., Podar, Mircea, Bullock, Allyson L., Graham, Andrew M., Brown, Steven D., Somenahally, Anil C., Johs, Alex, Hurt, Richard A., Bailey, Kathryn L. and Elias, Dwayne A. 2013. Mercury Methylation by Novel Microorganisms from New Environments. Environmental Science & Technology, 47(20): 11810-11820. doi:10.1021/es403075t

Gilmour, Cynthia C., Riedel, Georgia S., Riedel, Gerhardt, Kwon, Seokjoon, Landis, Richard, Brown, Steven S., Menzie, Charles A. and Ghosh, Upal. 2013. Activated Carbon Mitigates Mercury and Methylmercury Bioavailability in Contaminated Sediments. Environmental Science & Technology, 47(22): 13001-13010. doi:10.1021/es4021074

Gomez-Eyles, Jose, Yupanqui, Carmen, Beckingham, Barbara, Riedel, Georgia, Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Ghosh, Upal. 2013. Evaluation of biochars and activated carbons for in situ remediation of sediments impacted with organics, mercury, and methylmercury. Environmental Science & Technology, 47(23): 13721-13729. doi:10.1021/es403712q

Graham, Andrew M., Aiken, George R. and Gilmour, Cynthia C. 2013. Effect of Dissolved Organic Matter Source and Character on Microbial Hg Methylation in Hg–S–DOM Solutions. Environmental Science & Technology, 47(11): 5746-5754. doi:10.1021/es400414a

Driscoll, Charles T., Chen, Celia Y., Hammerschmidt, Chad R., Mason, Robert P., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Sunderland, Elsie M., Greenfield, Ben K., Buckman, Kate L. and Lamborg, Carl H. 2012. Nutrient supply and mercury dynamics in marine ecosystems: A conceptual model. Environmental research, 119(November): 118-131. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2012.05.002

Graham, Andrew M., Aiken, George R. and Gilmour, Cynthia C. 2012. Dissolved organic matter enhances microbial mercury methylation under sulfidic conditions. Environmental Science & Technology, 46(5): 2715-2723. doi:10.1021/es203658f

Graham, Andrew M., Bullock, Allyson L., Maizel, Andrew C., Elias, Dwayne A. and Gilmour, Cynthia C. 2012. A Detailed Assessment of the Kinetics of Hg-Cell Association, Hg Methylation, and MeHg Degradation in Several Desulfovibrio Species. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 78: 7337-7346. doi:10.1128/AEM.01792-12

Mitchell, C. P. J., Jordan, Thomas E., Heyes, A. and Gilmour, Cynthia C. 2012. Tidal exchange of total mercury and methylmercury between a salt marsh and a Chesapeake Bay sub-estuary. Biogeochemistry, 111(1-3): 583-600. doi:10.1007/s10533-011-9691-y

Aiken, George R., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Krabbenhoft, David P. and Orem, William. 2011. Dissolved Organic Matter in the Florida Everglades: Implications for Ecosystem Restoration. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 41(6): 217-248. doi:10.1080/10643389.2010.530934

Brown, Steven D., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Kucken, Amy M., Wall, Judy D., Elias, Dwayne A., Podar, Mircea, Chertkov, Olga, Held, Brittany, Bruce, David C., Detter, John C., Tapia, Roxanne, Han, Cliff S., Goodwin, Lynne A., Cheng, Jan-Fang, Pitluck, Samuel, Woyke, Tanja, Mikhailova, Natalia, Ivanova, Natalia N., Han, James, Lucas, Susan, Lapidus, Alla L., Land, Miriam L., Hauser, Loren J. and Palumbo, Anthony V. 2011. Genome Sequence of Mercury-Methylating Desulfovibrio desulfuricans ND132. Journal of Bacteriology, 193(8): 2078-2079. doi:10.1128/JB.00170-11

Brown, Steven D., Wall, Judy D., Kucken, Amy M., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Podar, Mircea, Brandt, Craig C., Teshima, Hazuki, Detter, John C., Han, Cliff S., Land, Miriam L., Lucas, Susan, Han, James, Pennacchio, Len, Nolan, Matt, Pitluck, Sam, Woyke, Tanja, Goodwin, Lynne, Palumbo, Anthony V. and Elias, Dwayne A. 2011. Genome Sequence of Mercury-Methylating and Pleomorphic Desulfovibrio africanus strain Walvis Bay. Journal of Bacteriology, 193(15): 4037-4038. doi:10.1128/JB.05223-11

Gilmour, Cynthia C., Elias, Dwayne A., Kucken, Amy M., Brown, Steven D., Palumbo, Anthony V., Schadt, Christopher W. and Wall, Judy D. 2011. Sulfate-Reducing Bacterium Desulfovibrio desulfuricans ND132 as a Model for Understanding Bacterial Mercury Methylation. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 77(12): 3938-3951. doi:10.1128/AEM.02993-10

Orem, William, Gilmour, Cynthia C., Axelrad, Donald, Krabbenhoft, David, Scheidt, Daniel, Kalla, Peter, McCormick, Paul, Gabriel, Mark and Aiken, George R. 2011. Sulfur in the South Florida Ecosystem: Distribution, Sources, Biogeochemistry, Impacts, and Management for Restoration. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 41: 249-288. doi:10.1080/10643389.2010.531201

Sutton-Grier, Ariana E., Keller, Jason K., Koch, Rachel, Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Megonigal, J. Patrick. 2011. Electron donors and acceptors influence anaerobic soil organic matter mineralization in tidal marshes. Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 43(7): 1576-1583. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2011.04.008

Hollweg, T. A., Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Mason, R. P. 2010. Mercury and methylmercury cycling in sediments of the mid-Atlantic continental shelf and slope. Limnology and Oceanography, 55(6): 2703-2722. doi:10.4319/lo.2010.55.6.2703

Dolor, Marvourneen K., Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Helz, George R. 2009. Distinct Microbial Behavior of Re Compared to Tc: Evidence Against Microbial Re Fixation in Aquatic Sediments. Geomicrobiology Journal, 26(7): 470-483. doi:10.1080/01490450903060822

Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Riedel, Gerhardt F. 2009. Biogeochemistry of Trace Metals and Metalloids in Inland Aquatic Ecosystems. In: Encyclopedia of Inland Waters. Oxford: Elsevier, pp.7-15.

Hollweg, T. A., Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Mason, R. P. 2009. Methylmercury production in sediments of Chesapeake Bay and the mid-Atlantic continental margin. Marine Chemistry, 31(3-4): 86-101.

Mitchell, C. P. J. and Gilmour, Cynthia C. 2008. Methylmercury production in a Chesapeake Bay salt marsh. Journal of Geophysical Research. Biogeosciences, 113: G00C04 doi:10.1029/2008JG000765

Orihel, D. M., Blainchfield, P. J., Bodaly, R. A., Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Hintelmann, H. 2008. Temporal changes in the distribution, methylation, and bioaccumulation of newly deposited mercury in an aquatic ecossytem. Environmental Pollution, 154(1): 77 doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2007.12.030

Orihel, D. M., Paterson, M. J., Blainchfield, P. J., Bodaly, R. A., Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Hintelmann, H. 2008. Temporal changes in the distribution, methylation, and bioaccumulation of newly deposited mercury in an aquatic ecosystem. Environmental Pollution, 154(1): 77-88. doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2007.12.030

Harris, R. C., Rudd, J. W. M., Almyot, M., Babiarz, C. L., Beaty, K. G., Blanchfield, P. J., Bodaly, R. A., Branfireun, Brian A., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Graydon, J. A., Heyes, A., Hintelmann, H., Hurley, J. P., Kelly, C. A., Krabbenhoft, D. P., Lindberg, S. E., Mason, R. P., Paterson, M. J., Podemski, C. L., Robinson, A., Sandilands, K. A., Southworth , G. R., Louis, V. L. S. and Tate, M. T. 2007. Whole-ecosystem study shows rapid fish-mercury response to change in mercury deposition. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 104: 16586-16591.

Krabbenhoft, D., Engstrom, D., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Harris, R., Hurley, J. and Mason, R. 2007. Monitoring and evaluating trends in sediment and water. In: Harris, R., Ecosystem responses to mercury contamination: Indicators of change. Boca Raton, FL.: CRC Press, pp.47-86.

Miller, Carrie L., Mason, Robert P., Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Heyes, Andrew. 2007. Influence of dissolved organic matter on the complexation of mercury under sulfidic conditions. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 26(4): 624-633. doi:10.1897/06-375R.1

Munthe, J., Bodaly, R. A. Drew, Branfireun, Brian A., Driscoll, C. T., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Harris, R., Horvat, M., Lucotte, M. and Malm, O. 2007. Recovery of mercury-contaminated fisheries. Ambio, 36: 33-44.

Kerin, E. J., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Roden, R., Suzuki, M. T., Coates, J. D. and Mason, R. P. 2006. Mercury methylation by dissimilatory iron-reducing bacteria. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 72: 7919-7921.

Orihel, D. M., Paterson, M. J., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Bodaly, R. A., Blanchfiled, P. J., Hintelmann, H., Harris, R. C. and Rudd, J. W. M. 2006. Effect of loading rate on the fate of mercury in littoral mesocosms. Environmental Science & Technology, 40: 5992-6000.

Paterson, M. J., Blanchfield, P. J., Podemski, C., Hintelman, H. H., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Harris, R., Ogrinc, N., Rudd, J. W. M. and Sandlands, K. A. 2006. Bioaccumulation of newly deposited mercury by fish and invertebrates: an enclosure study using stable mercury isotopes. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 63: 2213-2224.

Rearick, Michael S., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Heyes, Andrew and Mason, Robert P. 2005. Measuring sulfide accumulation in diffusive gradients in thin films by means of purge and trap followed by ion-selective electrode. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 24(12): 3043-3047.

Sandilands, Ken A., Rudd, John W. M., Kelly, Carol A., Hintelmann, Holger, Gilmour, C. C. and Tate, Michael T. 2005. Application of enriched stable mercury isotopes to the Lake 658 watershed for the METAALICUS project, at the Experimental Lakes Area, northwestern Ontario, Canada. Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2597: viii-48.

Babiarz, C. L., Hurley, J. P., Krabbenhoft, D. P., Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Branfireun, Brian A. 2003. Application of ultrafiltration and stable isotopic amendments to field studies of mercury partitioning to filterable carbon in lake water and overland runoff. Science of the Total Environment, 304: 295-303.

Benoit, J. M., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Heyes, A., Mason, R. P. and Miller, C. 2003. Geochemical and biological controls over methylmercury production and degradation in aquatic ecosystems. In: Chai, Y. a., Biogeochemistry of Environmentally Important Trace Elements. Washington, D. C.: American Chemical Society, pp.262-297.

Jay, J. A., Murray, K. J., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Mason, R. P., Morel, F. M. M., Roberts, A. L. and Hemond, H. F. 2002. Mercury methylation by Desulfovibrio desulfuricans ND132 in the presence of polysulfides. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 68: 5741-5745.

Warner, K., Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Capone, D. 2002. Reductive dechlorination of 2,4-dichlorophenol and related microbial processes under limiting and non-limiting sulfate concentration in anaerobic mid-Chesapeake Bay sediments. FEMS Microbial Ecology, 40: 159-165.

Benoit, J. M., Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Mason, R. P. 2001. Influence of sulfide on solid-phase mercury bioavailability for methylation by pure cultures of Desulfobulbous propionicus (1pr3). Environmental Science & Technology, 35: 127-132.

Benoit, J. M., Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Mason, R. P. 2001. Aspects of bioavailability of mercury for methylation in pure cultures of Desulfobulbous propionicus (1pr3). Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 67: 51-58.

Benoit, J. M., Mason, R. P., Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Aiken, George R. 2001. Constants for mercury binding by dissolved organic carbon isolates from the Florida Everglades. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 65: 4445-4451.

Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Riedel, Gerhardt. 2000. A survey of size-specific mercury concentrations in game fish from Maryland fresh and estuarine waters. Archives of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 39: 53-59.

Krabbenhoft, D., Hurley, J., Aiken, George R., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Marvin-DiPasquale, M., Ore, W. and Harris, R. 2000. Mercury cycling in the Florida Everglades: A mechanistic study. Verhandlungen Internationalen Vereinigung fur Theoretische und Angewandte Limnologie, 27: 1657-1660.

Marvin-DiPasquale, J. A., McGowan, C., Oremland, R. S., Thomas, M., Krabbenhoft, D. and Gilmour, Cynthia C. 2000. Methyl-mercury degradation pathways: A comparison among three mercury-impacted ecosystems. Environmental Science & Technology, 34: 4908-4916.

Riedel, Gerhardt, Williams, S. A., Riedel, Gerhardt, Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Sanders, J. G. 2000. Temporal and spatial patterns of trace eleements in the Patuxent River Estuary: A whole watershed approach. Estuaries, 23: 521-535.

Benoit, J. M., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Mason, R. P. and Heyes, A. 1999. Sulfide controls on mercury speciation and bioavailability in sediment pore waters. Environmental Science & Technology, 33: 951-957.

Benoit, J. M., Mason, R. P. and Gilmour, Cynthia C. 1999. Estimation of mercury-sulfide speciation in sediment pore waters using octanol-water partitioning and implications for availability to methylating bacteria. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 18: 2138-2141.

Breitburg, Denise L., Sanders, J. G., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Hatfield, C. A., Osman, Richard W., Riedel, Gerhardt, Seitzinger, S. P. and Sellner, Kevin G. 1999. Variability in responses to nutrients and trace metals, and transmission of stressor effects through an estuarine food web. Limnology and Oceanography, 44: 837-863.

Cleckner, L., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Krabbenhoft, D., Garrison, P. and Hurley, J. 1999. Mercury methylation in periphyton of the Florida Everglades. Limnology and Oceanography, 44: 1815-1825.

Benoit, J. M., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Mason, R. P., Riedel, Gerhardt, Riedel, Gerhardt and Sullivan, K. 1998. Behavior of mercury in the Patuxent River Estuary, MD, USA. Biogeochemistry, 40: 249-265.

Gilmour, Cynthia C., Riedel, Georgia, Ederington, M. C., Bell, J. T., Benoit, J. M., Gill, G. A. and Stordal, M. C. 1998. Methylmercury concentrations and production rates across a trophic gradient in the northern Everglades. Biogeochemistry, 40: 327-345.

Krabbenhoft, D. P., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Benoit, J. M., Babiarz, C. L., Andren, A. W. and Hurley, J. P. 1998. Methylmercury dynamics in littoral sediments of a tempearte seepage lake. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 55: 835-844.

Bowie, G. L., Sanders, J. G., Riedel, Gerhardt, Gilmour, Cynthia C., Breitburg, Denise L., Cutter, G. A. and Porecella, D. B. 1996. Assessing selenium cycling and accumulation in aquatic ecosystems. Water, air, and soil pollution, 90: 93-104.

Riedel, Gerhardt, Sanders, J. G. and Gilmour, Cynthia C. 1996. Uptake, transformation and impact of selenium in freshwater phytoplankton and bacterioplankton communities. Aquatic Microbial Ecology, 11: 43-51.

Gilmour, Cynthia C.. 1995. "National Forum on Mercury in Fish". EPA 823-R-95-002. US EPA Office of Water, 23-30.

Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Bloom, N. S. 1995. Case study of mercury and methylmercury dynamics and speciation in a Hg-contaminated sewage treatment plant. Water, air, and soil pollution, 80: 799-803.

Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Riedel, Georgia. 1995. Measurement of Hg methylation in sediments using high specific-activity 203Hg and ambient incubation. Water, air, and soil pollution, 80: 747-756.

Henry, E. A., Dodge-Murphy, L. J., Bigham, G. N., Klein, S. M. and Gilmour, Cynthia C. 1995. Total mercury and methylmercury mass balance in an alkaline, hypereutrophic urban lake (Onondaga Lake, N. Y.). Water, air, and soil pollution, 80: 509-518.

Horwitz, R. J., Ruppel, B., Wisniewski, S., Hermanson, M. and Gilmour, Cynthia C. 1995. Mercury concentration in freshwater fishes in New Jersey. Water, air, and soil pollution, 80: 885-888.

Watras, C. J., Bloom, N. S., Claas, S. A., Morrison, K. A., Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Craig, S. R. 1995. Methymercury production in the anoxic hypolimnion of a dimictic seepage lake. Water, air, and soil pollution, 80: 735-745.

Henry, E. A., Devereux, R., Maki, J. S., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Woese, C. R., Mandelco, L., Schauder, R., Remsen, C. C. and Mitchell, R. 1994. Characterization of a new thermophilic sulfate-reducing bacterium, Thermodesulfovibrio yellowstonii gen. nov. and sp. nov.: Its phylogenetic relationship to Thermodesulfobacterium commune and their origins deep within the bacterial domain. Archives of Microbiology, 161: 62-69.

Sanders, R. W. and Gilmour, Cynthia C. 1994. Accumulation of selenium in a model freshwater food web. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 60: 2677-2683.

Gilmour, Cynthia C. 1992. Effect of acid rain on microbial processes in soil and water. In: Mitchell, R., Environmental Microbiology. New York, NY: Wiley-Liss, Inc, pp.33-57.

Gilmour, Cynthia C., Henry, E. A. and Mitchell, R. 1992. Sulfate stimulation of mercury methylation in freshwater sediments. Environmental Science & Technology, 26: 2281-2287.

Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Henry, E. A. 1991. Mercury methylation in aquatic systems affected by acid deposition. Environmental Pollution, 71: 131-169.

Gilmour, Cynthia C., Riedel, Gerhardt and Kizer, D. 1991. Dynamics of the microbial food web in the Patuxent River: heterotrophic bacterioplankton. In: Mihursky, J. A., New perspectives in the Chesapeake system: a research and management partnership. Proceedings of a Conference, 4-6 December 1990, Baltimore, MD. Solomons, MD: Chesapeake Research Consortium, pp.309-318.

Gilmour, Cynthia C., Leavitt, M. L. and Shiaris, M. P. 1990. Evidence against incorporation of exogenous thymidine by sulfate-reducing bacteria. Limnology and Oceanography, 35: 1401-1409.

Gilmour, Cynthia C. and Tuttle, J. H. 1987. Anaerobic microbial methylation of inorganic tin in estuarine sediment. Microbial ecology, 14: 233-242.

Gilmour, Cynthia C., Tuttle, J. H. and Means, J. C. 1986. Determination of picogram quantities of methyltins in sediment. Analytical Chemistry, 58: 1848-1851.

Gilmour, Cynthia C., Tuttle, J. H. and Means, J. C. 1985. Tin methylation in sulfide bearing sediments. In: Sigleo, A. C., Marine and Estuarine Geochemistry. Boca Raton, FL: Lewis Publishers, Inc, pp.239-258.

Jonas, R. B., Gilmour, Cynthia C., Stoner, D. L., Weir, M. M. and Tuttle, J. H. 1984. Comparison of methods to measure acute metal and organometal toxicity to natural aquatic microbial communities. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 47: 1005-1011.