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hyporheic zone Earth & Environmental Sciences
Bacteria Medicine & Life Sciences
natural attenuation Earth & Environmental Sciences
dechlorination Earth & Environmental Sciences
microbial community Earth & Environmental Sciences
Chlorinated Hydrocarbons Medicine & Life Sciences
Electrons Medicine & Life Sciences
Sulfates Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2013 2020

Organohalide-respiring Desulfoluna species isolated from marine environments

Peng, P., Goris, T., Lu, Y., Nijsse, B., Burrichter, A., Schleheck, D., Koehorst, J. J., Liu, J., Sipkema, D., Sinninghe Damste, J. S., Stams, A. J. M., Häggblom, M. M., Smidt, H. & Atashgahi, S., 2 Jan 2020, In : ISME Journal. 14, p. 815–827

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
marine environment
cell respiration
3 Citations (Scopus)

Discovered by genomics putative reductive dehalogenases with N-terminus transmembrane helixes

Atashgahi, S., 1 May 2019, In : FEMS microbiology ecology. 95, 5, fiz048.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Open Access
natural attenuation
microbial community
drinking water
4 Citations (Scopus)
redox conditions
dissolved organic matter
Biological materials
1 Citation (Scopus)

Reductive dechlorination of 1,2-dichloroethane in the presence of chloroethenes and 1,2-dichloropropane as co-contaminants

Peng, P., Schneidewind, U., Haest, P. J., Bosma, T. N. P., Danko, A. S., Smidt, H. & Atashgahi, S., Aug 2019, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 103, 16, p. 6837-6849

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Vinyl Chloride
propylene dichloride
ethylene dichloride


A benzene-degrading nitrate-reducing microbial consortium displays aerobic and anaerobic benzene degradation pathways

Atashgahi, S. (Creator), Hornung, B. V. H. (Creator), van der Waals, J. M. (Creator), da Rocha, U. N. (Creator), Hugenholtz, F. (Creator), Nijsse, B. (Creator), Molenaar, D. (Creator), van Spanning, R. (Creator), Stams, F. (Creator), Gerritse, J. (Creator), Smidt, H. (Creator), Wageningen University, 1 Mar 2018


Impact of a wastewater treatment plant on microbial community composition and function in a hyporheic zone of a eutrophic river

Atashgahi, S. (Creator), Aydin, R. (Creator), Rocha Dimitrov, M. (Creator), Sipkema, D. (Creator), Hamonts, K. (Creator), Lahti, L. (Creator), Maphosa, F. (Creator), Kruse, T. (Creator), Saccenti, E. (Creator), Springael, D. (Creator), Dejonghe, W. (Creator), Smidt, H. (Creator), Wageningen University, 29 Oct 2015


Benzene reactor liquid, biofilm sampling

van der Waals, J. M. (Creator), Atashgahi, S. (Creator), da Rocha, U. N. (Creator), van der Zaan, B. M. (Creator), Smidt, H. (Creator), Gerritse, J. (Creator), Wageningen University, 21 Mar 2017


Projects 2013 2019