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Árktalaš ja mariinna biologiija instituhtta sophie.bourgeon@uit.no +4777646033 Tromsø NFH C 172

Sophie Bourgeon



  • Jan Ove Bustnes, Bård-Jørgen Bårdsen, Dorte Herzke, Georg Bangjord, Sophie Bourgeon, Clémentine Fritsch, Igor Eulaers:
    Ecosystem specific accumulation of organohalogenated compounds: A comparison between adjacent freshwater and terrestrial avian predators
    Environmental Research 2022 External link
  • Elisabeth Hansen, Tove Skotnes, Jan Ove Bustnes, Helander Björn, Eulaers Igor, Jiachen Sun, Adrian Covaci, Bård-Jørgen Bårdsen, Sandrine Zahn, Francois Criscuolo, Sophie Bourgeon:
    Telomere length in relation to persistent organic pollutant exposure in white-tailed eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) nestlings from Sweden sampled in 1995-2013
    Environmental Research 2022 External link
  • Stine Charlotte Benjaminsen, Sophie Bourgeon, Dorte Herzke, Amalie Ask, France Collard, Geir Wing Gabrielsen:
    First documentation of plastic ingestion in the arctic glaucous gull (Larus hyperboreus)
    Science of the Total Environment 2022 External link
  • Jan Ove Bustnes, Bård-Jørgen Bårdsen, Dorte Herzke, Georg Bangjord, Eric Bollinger, Sophie Bourgeon, Ralf Schulz, Clémentine Fritsch, Igor Eulaers:
    The impact of climate sensitive factors on the exposure to organohalogenated contaminants in an aquatic bird exploiting both marine and freshwater habitats
    Science of the Total Environment 2022 External link
  • Jan Ove Bustnes, Bård-Jørgen Bårdsen, Dorte Herzke, Georg Bangjord, Sophie Bourgeon, Clémentine Fritsch, Igor Eulaers:
    Temporal Trends of Organochlorine and Perfluorinated Contaminants in a Terrestrial Raptor in Northern Europe Over 34 years (1986–2019)
    Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 2022 External link
  • Elisabeth Hansen, Nikolaus Huber, Jan Ove Bustnes, Dorte Herzke, Bård-Jørgen Bårdsen, Igor Eulaers, Trond Vidar Johnsen, Sophie Bourgeon:
    A novel use of the leukocyte coping capacity assay to assess the immunomodulatory effects of organohalogenated contaminants in avian wildlife
    Environment International 2020 External link
  • Eliza Helen Kelsey Leat, Sophie Bourgeon, Sveinn Are Hanssen, Ævar Petersen, Hallvard Strøm, Tor Harry Bjørn, Geir W. Gabrielsen, Jan Ove Bustnes, Robert W. Furness, Ane Haarr, Katrine Borgå:
    The effect of long-range transport, trophic position and diet specialization on legacy contaminant occurrence in great skuas, Stercorarius skua, breeding across the Northeast Atlantic
    Environmental Pollution (1987) 2019 External link
  • Heli Routti, Beatrice Diot, Cristina Panti, Nur Duale, Maria Cristina Fossi, Mikael Harju, Kit M. Kovacs, Christian Lydersen, Sophie Ellen Scotter, Gro Dehli Villanger, Sophie Bourgeon:
    Contaminants in Atlantic walruses Part 2: Relationships with endocrine and immune systems
    Environmental Pollution (1987) 2019 External link
  • Anna Lippold, Sophie Bourgeon, Jon Aars, Magnus Andersen, Anuschka Polder, Jan Ludvig Lyche, Jenny Bytingsvik, Bjørn Munro Jenssen, Andrew E. Derocher, Jeffrey Martin Welker, Heli Anna Irmeli Routti:
    Temporal trends of persistent organic pollutants in Barents Sea polar bears (Ursus maritimus) in relation to changes in feeding habits and body condition
    Environmental Science and Technology 2019 External link
  • Sabrina Tartu, Jon Aars, Magnus Andersen, Anuschka Polder, Sophie Bourgeon, Benjamin Merkel, Andrew D. Lowther, Jenny Bytingsvik, Jeffrey Martin Welker, Andrew E. Derocher, Bjørn Munro Jenssen, Heli Routti:
    Choose your poison – Space-use strategy influences pollutant exposure in Barents Sea polar bears
    Environmental Science and Technology 2018 External link
  • Sophie Bourgeon, Astrid Kolind Riemer, Sabrina Tartu, Jon Aars, Anuschka Polder, Bjørn Munro Jenssen, Heli Anna Irmeli Routti:
    Potentiation of ecological factors on the disruption of thyroid hormones by organo-halogenated contaminants in female polar bears (Ursus maritimus) from the Barents Sea
    Environmental Research 2017 External link
  • Sveinn Are Hanssen, Christian Sonne, Jan Ove Bustnes, Lisbeth Schnug, Sophie Bourgeon, Manuel Ballesteros, Igor Eulaers, Truls Borg Moum, Trond Vidar Johnsen, Mads Kjelgaard-Hansen, Dorte Herzke, Veerle Jaspers, Adrian Covaci, Marcel Eens, Duncan John Halley, Kjell E Erikstad, Rolf Anker Ims:
    Anti-parasite treatment and blood biochemistry in raptor nestlings
    Canadian Journal of Zoology 2017 External link
  • Sabrina Tartu, Sophie Bourgeon, Jon Aars, Magnus Andersen, Karen Lone, Bjørn Munro Jenssen, Anuschka Polder, Gregory W. Thiemann, Vidar Torget, Jeffrey Martin Welker, Heli Anna Irmeli Routti:
    Diet and metabolic state are the main factors determining concentrations of perfluoroalkyl substances in female polar bears from Svalbard
    Environmental Pollution (1987) 2017 External link
  • Sabrina Tartu, Roger Lille-Langøy, Trond Røvik Størseth, Sophie Bourgeon, Anders Brunsvik, Jon Aars, Anders Goksøyr, Bjørn Munro Jenssen, Anuschka Polder, Gregory W. Thiemann, Vidar Torget, Heli Routti:
    Multiple-stressor effects in an apex predator: combined influence of pollutants and sea ice decline on lipid metabolism in polar bears
    Scientific Reports 2017 External link
  • Sabrina Tartu, Sophie Bourgeon, Jon Aars, Magnus Andersen, Anuschka Polder, Gregory W. Thiemann, Jeffrey Martin Welker, Heli Routti:
    Sea ice-associated decline in body condition leads to increased concentrations of lipophilic pollutants in polar bears (Ursus maritimus) from Svalbard, Norway
    Science of the Total Environment 2017 External link
  • Silja Sletten, Sophie Bourgeon, Bård-Jørgen Bårdsen, Dorte Herzke, Francois Criscuolo, Sylvie Massemin, Sandrine Zahn, Trond Vidar Johnsen, Jan Ove Bustnes:
    Organohalogenated contaminants in white-tailed eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) nestlings: An assessment of relationships to immunoglobulin levels, telomeres and oxidative stress
    Science of the Total Environment 2016 External link
  • Sabrina Tartu, Sophie Bourgeon, Jon Aars, Magnus Andersen, Dorothee Ehrich, Gregory W. Thiemann, Jeffrey Martin Welker, Heli Routti:
    Geographical area and life history traits influence diet in an Arctic marine predator
    PLOS ONE 2016 External link
  • Tony D. Williams, Sophie Bourgeon, Allison Cornell, Laramie Ferguson, Mark Fowler, Raime Blair Fronstin, Oliver P. Love:
    Mid-winter temperatures, not spring temperatures, predict breeding phenology in the European starling Sturnus vulgaris
    Royal Society Open Science 2015 External link
  • Jan Ove Bustnes, Sophie Bourgeon, Eliza H.K. Leat, Ellen Magnusdóttir, Hallvard Strøm, Sveinn Are Hanssen, Aevar Petersen, Kristin Olafsdóttir, Katrine Borgå, Geir W. Gabrielsen, Robert W. Furness:
    Multiple stressors in a top predator seabird: Potential ecological consequences of environmental contaminants, population health and breeding conditions
    PLOS ONE 2015 External link
  • Sophie Bourgeon, Eliza H. K. Leat, Ellen Magnusdottir, Robert W. Furness, Hallvard Strøm, Aevar Petersen, Geir W. Gabrielsen, Sveinn Are Hanssen, Jan Ove Bustnes:
    Feather corticosterone levels on wintering grounds have no carry-over effects on breeding among three populations of great skuas (Stercorarius skua)
    PLOS ONE 2014 External link
  • Ellen Magnusdottir, Eliza H. K. Leat, Sophie Bourgeon, Jón E. Jónsson, Richard A. Phillips, Hallvard Strøm, Aevar Petersen, Sveinn Are Hanssen, Jan Ove Bustnes, Robert W. Furness:
    Activity patterns of wintering Great Skuas Stercorarius skua
    Bird Study 2014 External link
  • Pierre Legagneux, Lisha L Berzins, Mark R Forbes, Naomi jane Harms, Holly L. Hennin, Sophie Bourgeon, Grant Gilchrist, Joel Bety, C Soos, Oliver P. Love, Jeffrey T. Foster, Sébastien Descamps, Gary Burness:
    No selection on immunological markers in response to a highly virulent pathogen in an Arctic breeding bird
    Evolutionary Applications 2014 External link
  • Oliver P. Love, Christine Madliger, Sophie Bourgeon, Christine A. D. Semeniuk, Tony D. Williams:
    Evidence for baseline glucocorticoids as mediators of reproductive investment in a wild bird
    General and Comparative Endocrinology 2014 External link
  • Sophie Bourgeon, Eliza H. K. Leat, Robert W. Furness, Katrine Borgå, Sveinn Are Hanssen, Jan Ove Bustnes:
    Dietary versus maternal sources of organochlorines in top predator seabird chicks: an experimental approach
    Environmental Science and Technology 2013 External link
  • Eliza H. K. Leat, Sophie Bourgeon, Ellen Magnusdottir, Geir W. Gabrielsen, W James Grecian, Sveinn Are Hanssen, Kristin Olafsdottir, Aevar Petersen, Richard A. Phillips, Hallvard Strøm, Sandra Ellis, Aaron T. Fisk, Jan Ove Bustnes, Robert W. Furness, Katrine Borgå:
    Influence of wintering area on persistent organic pollutants in a breeding migratory seabird
    Marine Ecology Progress Series 2013 External link
  • Sveinn Are Hanssen, Jan Ove Bustnes, Lisbeth Schnug, Sophie Bourgeon, Trond Vidar Johnsen, Manuel Ballesteros, Christian Sonne, Dorte Herzke, Igor Eulaers, Veerle Jaspers, Adrian Covaci, Marcel Eens, Duncan John Halley, Truls Borg Moum, Rolf Anker Ims, Kjell E Erikstad:
    Antiparasite treatments reduce humoral immunity and impact oxidative status in raptor nestlings
    Ecology and Evolution 2013 External link
  • Christian Sonne, Frank F. Rigét, Eliza H. K. Leat, Sophie Bourgeon, Katrine Borgå, Hallvard Strøm, Sveinn Are Hanssen, Geir W. Gabrielsen, Aevar Petersen, Kristin Olafsdottir, Ellen Magnusdottir, Jan Ove Bustnes, Robert W. Furness, Mads Kjelgaard-Hansen:
    Organohalogen contaminants and Blood plasma clinical–chemical parameters in three colonies of North Atlantic Great skua (Stercorarius skua)
    Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 2013 External link
  • Eliza H. K. Leat, Sophie Bourgeon, Jude I. Eze, Derek C.G. Muir, Mary Williamson, Jan Ove Bustnes, Robert W. Furness, Katrine Borgå:
    Perfluoroalkyl substances in eggs and plasma of an avian top predator, great skua (Stercorarius skua), in the north atlantic
    Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 2013 External link
  • Ellen Magnusdottir, Eliza H. K. Leat, Sophie Bourgeon, Hallvard Strøm, Aevar Petersen, Richard A. Phillips, Sveinn Are Hanssen, Jan Ove Bustnes, Pall Hersteinsson, Robert W. Furness:
    Wintering areas of Great Skuas Stercorarius skua breeding in Scotland, Iceland and Norway
    Bird Study 2012 External link
  • Sophie Bourgeon, Eliza H. K. Leat, Ellen Magnusdottir, Aaron T. Fisk, Robert W. Furness, Hallvard Strøm, Sveinn Are Hanssen, Ævar Petersen, Kristin Olafsdottir, Katrine Borgå, Geir W. Gabrielsen, Jan Ove Bustnes:
    Individual variation in biomarkers of health: Influence of persistent organic pollutants in Great skuas (Stercorarius skua) breeding at different geographical locations
    Environmental Research 2012 External link
  • Eliza H. K. Leat, Sophie Bourgeon, Katrine Borgå, Hallvard Strøm, Sveinn Are Hanssen, Geir W. Gabrielsen, Ævar Petersen, Kristin Olafsdottir, Ellen Magnusdottir, Aaron T. Fisk, Sandra Ellis, Jan Ove Bustnes, Robert W Furness:
    Effects of environmental exposure and diet on levels of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in eggs of a top predator in the North Atlantic in 1980 and 2008
    Environmental Pollution (1987) 2011 External link
  • Sophie Bourgeon, Sarah Guindre-Parker, Tony D. Williams:
    Effects of Sibling Competition on Growth, Oxidative Stress, and Humoral Immunity: A Two-Year Brood-Size Manipulation
    Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 2011 External link
  • Elin Noreen, Sophie Bourgeon, Claus Bech:
    Growing old with the immune system : a study of immunosenescence in the zebra finch (Taeniopygia guttata)
    Journal of Comparative Physiology. B, Biochemical, Systemic, and Environmental Physiology 2011 External link
  • Sophie Bourgeon, Marion Kauffmann, Sylvie Geiger, Thierry Raclot, Jean Patrice Robin:
    Relationships between metabolic status, corticosterone secretion and maintenance of innate and adaptive humoral immunities in fasted re-fed mallards
    Journal of Experimental Biology 2010
  • Sophie Bourgeon, Yvon Le Maho, Thierry Raclot:
    Proximate and ultimate mechanisms underlying immunosuppression during the incubation fast in female eiders: Roles of triiodothyronine and corticosterone
    General and Comparative Endocrinology 2009 External link
  • Christine A. D. Semeniuk, Sophie Bourgeon, Sylvia L Smith, Kristina D. Rothley:
    Hematological differences between stingrays at tourist and non-visited sites suggest physiological costs of wildlife tourism
    Biological Conservation 2009
  • Sophie Bourgeon, Vanessa M Viera, Thierry Raclot, René Groscolas:
    Hormones and immunoglobulin levels in king penguins during moulting and breeding fasts
    Écoscience 2007
  • Sophie Bourgeon, Thierry Raclot, Yvon Le Maho, Daniel Ricquier, Francois Criscuolo:
    Innate immunity, assessed by plasma NO measurements, is not suppressed during the incubation fast in eiders
    Developmental and Comparative Immunology 2007
  • Sophie Bourgeon, Thierry Raclot:
    Triiodothyronine suppresses humoral immunity but not T-cell-mediated immune response in incubating female eiders (Somateria mollissima)
    General and Comparative Endocrinology 2007
  • Sophie Bourgeon, Francois Criscuolo, Fabrice Bertile, Thierry Raclot, Geir Gabrielsen, Sylvie Massemin:
    Effects of clutch sizes and incubation stage on nest desertion in the female Common Eider Somateria mollissima nesting in the high Arctic
    Polar Biology 2006
  • Sophie Bourgeon, Javier Martínez, Francois Criscuolo, Yvon Le Maho, Thierry Raclot:
    Fasting-induced changes of immunological and stress indicators in breeding female Eiders
    General and Comparative Endocrinology 2006
  • Sophie Bourgeon, Francois Criscuolo, Yvon Le Maho, Thierry Raclot:
    Phytohemagglutinin response and immunoglobulin index decrease during incubation fasting in female Common Eiders
    Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 2006
  • Sophie Bourgeon, Thierry Raclot:
    Corticosterone selectively decreases humoral immunity in female eiders during incubation
    Journal of Experimental Biology 2006
  • Fanny Hägg, Dorte Herzke, Vladimir Nikiforov, Mari Jystad Egeness, Andy Booth, Lisbet Sørensen, Sophie Bourgeon, Claudia Halsband-Lenk:
    Ingestion of Crumb Rubber and Uptake of Associated Contaminants in the Marine Lumpfish (Cyclopterus lumpus)
    2022
  • France Collard, Felix Tulatz, Geir W. Gabrielsen, Dorte Herzke, Rupert Krapp, Magdalene Langset, Sophie Bourgeon:
    Plastic ingestion by the northern fulmar Fulmarus glacialis from Kongsfjorden
    2021
  • Claudia Halsband, Alexandra Kate Abrahams, Sophie Bourgeon, Dorte Herzke:
    Trick or treat? Ingestion of biofouled plastic fibres by sea urchins
    Fram Forum 2021
  • Alexandra Kate Abrahams, Sophie Bourgeon, Lisbet Sørensen, Dorte Herzke, Andy Booth, Claudia Halsband-Lenk:
    Uptake, distribution and excretion of microplastic fibres in green sea urchin Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis: an experimental exposure
    2020
  • Anna Lippold, Sophie Bourgeon, Jon Aars, Magnus Andersen, Anuschka Polder, Vidar Torget, Jan Ludvig Lyche, Jenny Bytingsvik, Bjørn Munro Jenssen, Andrew E. Derocher, Jeffrey Martin Welker, Heli Anna Irmeli Routti:
    Temporal trends of persistent organic pollutants in Svalbard polar bears (Ursus maritimus) in relation to climate-associated changes in feeding habits.
    2018
  • Heli Routti, Sophie Bourgeon, B. Diot, Nur Duale, A. T. Fisk, M. Fossi, Linda Hanssen, Mikael Harju, K. M. Kovacs, C. Lydersen, Ingebjørg Helena Nymo, C. Panti, S. Scotter, Morten Tryland, Gro Dehli Villanger:
    Sucking clams or hunting seals - consequences to walrus health
    2018
  • Sabrina Tartu, Sophie Bourgeon, Jon Aars, Magnus Andersen, Anuschka Polder, Gregory W. Thiemann, Jeffrey Martin Welker, Heli Anna Irmeli Routti:
    Corrigendum to "Sea ice-associated decline in body condition leads to increased concentrations of lipophilic pollutants in polar bears (Ursus maritimus) from Svalbard, Norway"
    Science of the Total Environment 2017 External link
  • Børge Moe, Jouke Prop, Jon Aars, Bård-Jørgen Bårdsen, Sveinn Are Hanssen, Claus Bech, Sophie Bourgeon, Jimmy de Fouw, Geir Wing Gabrielsen, Johannes Lang, Elin Noreen, Thomas Oudman, Benoit Sittler, Lech Stempniewicz, Ingunn Tombre, Eva Wolters:
    Isbjørnens effekt på fugl i et arktisk klima i endring. Sluttrapport for Svalbards miljøvernfond
  • Oliver P. Love, Sophie Bourgeon, Christine Madliger, Christine A. D. Semeniuk, Tony D. Williams:
    Glucocorticoids, workload and fitness: the role of environmental context, plasticity and repeatability
    Integrative and Comparative Biology 2012
  • Børge Moe, Sveinn Are Hanssen, Bård-Jørgen Bårdsen, Frank Ole Hanssen, Sophie Bourgeon, Olga Pavlova, Carl Petter Nielsen, Sebastian Gerland, Geir W. Gabrielsen:
    Effekter av predatorkontroll og klima på bestandsforhold hos ærfugl på Svalbard. Sluttrapport for Svalbards Miljøvernfond
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