Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences

Ocean Life, Planet Health


Twining - Publications


  • Hochella Jr. MF, Lower SK, Maurice PA, Penn RL, Sahai N, Sparks DL, Twining BS (2008) Nanominerals, mineral nanoparticles, and earth systems. Science 319:1631-1635.
  • Twining BS, Baines SBB, Vogt SV, deJonge MD (2008) Exploring Ocean Biogeochemistry by Single-Cell Microprobe Analysis of Protist Elemental Composition. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 55:151–162.


  • Dalbec AA, Twining BS (2009) Remineralization of bioavailable iron by a heterotrophic dinoflagellate. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 54(3):279-290


  • De Jonge MD, Holzner C, Baines SB, Twining BS, Ignatyev K, Diaz J, Howard DL, Legnini D, McNulty I, Jacobsen CJ, Vogt S (2010) Quantitative 3D elemental microtomography of Cyclotella meneghiniana at 400-nm resolution. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 107(36):15676-15680.
  • Hill LS, Richardson TL, Profeta LTM, Shaw TJ, Hintz CJ, Twining BS, Lawrenz E, Myrick ML (2010) Construction, figures of merit, and testing of a single-cell fluorescence excitation spectroscopy system. Review of Scientific Instuments 81(1), art no 013103.
  • Krause JW, Brzezinski MA, Landry MR, Baines SB, Nelson DM, Selph KE, Yaylor AG, Twining BS (2010) The impact of biogenic silica detritus and large diatoms on Si cycling in the euphotic zone of the eastern equatorial Pacific. Limnology and Oceanography 55:2608-2622.
  • Núñez-Milland DR, Baines SB, Vogt S, Twining BS (2010) Quantification of phosphorus in single cells using synchrotron X-ray fluorescence. Journal of Synchrotron Radiation 17(4):560-566.
  • Twining BS, Núñez-Milland D, Vogt S, Johnson RS, Sedwick PN (2010) Variations in Synechococcus cell quotas of phosphorus, sulfur, manganese, iron, nickel, and zinc within mesoscale eddies in the Sargasso Sea. Limnology and Oceanography 55:492-506.