Yehudit Viner-Mozzini
  • Kinneret Limnological Laboratory, Israel Oceanographic & Limnological Research, Israel
  • Microbiology


M.S. in ecology and environmental quality at the Department of Zoology, Tel- Aviv University, George S. Wise Faculty of Life Sciences Graduate School

Current position

Research Assistant, Kinneret Limnological Laboratory, Israel Oceanographic & Limnological research, Migdal, Israel

Publications (since 2010)

  1. Faassen, E. J., Antoniou, M. G., Beekman-Lukassen, W., Blahova, L., Chernova, E., Christophoridis, C., Combes, A., Edwards, C., Fastner, J., Harmsen, J., Hiskia, A., Ilag, L. L., Kaloudis, T., Lopicic, S., Lurling, M., Mazur-Marzec, H., Meriluoto, J., Porojan, C., Viner-Mozzini, Y. and Zguna, N. (2016). A Collaborative Evaluation of LC-MS/MS Based Methods for BMAA Analysis: Soluble Bound BMAA Found to Be an Important Fraction. Mar Drugs 14(3).
  2. Sukenik, A., Maldener, I., Delhaye, T., Viner-Mozzini, Y., Sela, D. and Bormans, M. (2015). Carbon assimilation and accumulation of cyanophycin during the development of dormant cells (akinetes) in the cyanobacterium Aphanizomenon ovalisporum. Front Microbiol 6: 1067.
  3. Sukenik, A., Kaplan-Levy, R. N., Viner-Mozzini, Y., Quesada, A. and Hadas, O. (2013). Potassium deficiency triggers the development of dormant cells (akinetes) in Aphanizomenon ovalisporum (Nostocales, Cyanoprokaryota)(1). J Phycol 49(3): 580-587.
  4. Bar-Yosef, Y., Sukenik, A., Hadas, O., Viner-Mozzini, Y. and Kaplan, A. (2010). Enslavement in the water body by toxic Aphanizomenon ovalisporum, inducing alkaline phosphatase in phytoplanktons. Curr Biol 20(17): 1557-1561.
  5. Viner-Mozzini, Y. and Sukenik, A. (2012). Organosulfides inhibit growth and photosynthetic activity of algae and cyanobacteria. Allelopathy Journal 30 (1): 117-128.
  6. Orihel, D., Hadas, O., Pinkas, R., Viner-Mozzini, Y. and Sukenik, A. (2013). Internal nutrient loading may increase microcystin concentrations in freshwater lakes by promoting growth of Microcystis populations. Annales de Limnologie - International Journal of Limnology.49: 225-235.

Chapters in collective volumes (Last 5 years)

  1. Sukenik, A., S Carmeli, O Hadas, E Leibovici, N Malinsky-Rushansky, R Parparov, R Pinkas, Y Viner-Mozzini, D Wynne (2014) Water pollutants. Chapter 33. In: Zohary T., Sukenik A, Berman T, Nishri A. [eds] Lake Kinneret: Ecology and Management. Springer, Heidelberg.