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Harding, L. B., I. R. Schultz, D. A. da Silva, G. M. Ylitalo, D. Ragsdale, S. I. Harris, S. Bailey, B. V. Pepich, P. Swanson. In press. Wastewater treatment plant effluent alters pituitary gland gonadotropin mRNA levels in juvenile coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch). Aquatic Toxicology.Go to metadata icon

Durban, J. W., H. Fearnbach, D. G. Burrows, G. M. Ylitalo, R. Pitman. 2017. Morphological and ecological evidence for two sympatric forms of Type B killer whale around the Antarctic Peninsula. Polar Biology, 40:231-236.Go to metadata icon

Lundin, J. I., R. Dills, G. M. Ylitalo, M. B. Hanson, C. K. Emmons, G. S. Schorr, J. Ahmad, J. Hempelmann, K. M. Parsons, S. K. Wasser. 2016. Persistent organic pollutant determination in killer whale scat samples: optimization of a gas chromatography/mass spectrometry method and application to field samples. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 70:9-19.Go to metadata icon

Mongillo, T. M., G. M. Ylitalo, L. D. Rhodes, S. M. O'Neill, D. P. Noren, and M. B. Hanson. 2016. Exposure to a mixture of toxic chemicals: Implications for the health of endangered Southern Resident killer whales. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-NWFSC-135, 107 p.Go to metadata icon

Balmer, B. C., G. M. Ylitalo, K. A. Baugh, D. Boyd, L. McGeorge, K. L. Mullin, P. E. Rosel, C. Sinclair, R. S. Wells, E. S. Zolman, L. H. Schwacke. 2015. Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in blubber of common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) along the northern Gulf of Mexico coast, USA. Science of the Total Environment, 527-528:306-312.Go to metadata icon

Dietrich, J. P., S. A. Strickland, G. P. Hutchinson, A. L. Van Gaest, A. B. Krupkin, G. M. Ylitalo, M. R. Arkoosh. 2015. Assimilation efficiency of PBDE congeners in Chinook salmon. Environmental Science & Technology. doi:10.1021/es5057038Go to metadata icon

Guzman, J. M., J. A. Luckenbach, D. A. da Silva, G. M. Ylitalo, P. Swanson. 2015. Development of approaches to induce puberty in cultured female sablefish (Anoplopoma fimbria). General and Comparative Endocrinology, 221:101-113. doi:doi:10.1016/j.ygcen.2015.02.024Go to metadata icon

Johnson, L. L., G. M. Ylitalo, B. F. Anulacion, J. Buzitis, T. K. Collier. 2015. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and flatfish health in the marine ecosystem in Kitimat, British Columbia. Science of the Total Environment, 512:227-239. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.01.017Go to metadata icon

Randhawa, N., F. M. Gulland, G. M. Ylitalo, R. DeLong, J. Mazet. 2015. Sentinel California sea lions provide insight into legacy organochlorine exposure trends and their association with cancer and infectious disease. One Health, 1:37-43. doi:doi:10.1016/j.onehlt.2015.08.003Go to metadata icon

Van Dolah, F. M., M. G. Neely, L. McGeorge, B. C. Balmer, G. M. Ylitalo, E. S. Zolman, T. Speakman, C. Sinclair, N. M. Kellar, P. E. Rosel, K. L. Mullin, L. H. Schwacke. 2015. Seasonal variation in the skin transcriptome of common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) from the northern Gulf of Mexico. PLoS ONE.Go to metadata icon

Collier, T. K., B. F. Anulacion, M. R. Arkoosh, J. P. Dietrich, J. Incardona, L. L. Johnson, G. M. Ylitalo, M. S. Myers. 2014. Effects on Fish of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and Naphthenic Acid Exposures. Pages 195-255 in Tierney, K. B. (Ed.) Organic Chemical Toxicology of Fishes. Elsevier, London.Go to metadata icon

Foltz, K., R. W. Baird, G. M. Ylitalo, B. A. Jensen. 2014. Cytochrome P4501A1 expression in blubber biopsies of endangered false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) and nine other odontocete species from Hawaii. Ecotoxicology, 23(9):1607-1618.Go to metadata icon

Good, T. P., S. F. Pearson, P. J. Hodum, D. Boyd, B. F. Anulacion, G. M. Ylitalo. 2014. Persistent organic pollutants in forage fish prey of rhinoceros auklets breeding in Puget Sound and the northern California Current. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 86:367-378. doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.06.042Go to metadata icon

Johnson, L. L., B. F. Anulacion, M. R. Arkoosh, D. G. Burrows, D. A. da Silva, J. P. Dietrich, M. S. Myers, J. A. Spromberg, G. M. Ylitalo. 2014. Effects of legacy persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in fish. Pages 53-140 in Tierney, K. B. (Ed.) Organic Chemical Toxicology of Fishes. Elsevier, London.Go to metadata icon

Lopez, J., K. D. Hyrenbach, C. Littnan, G. M. Ylitalo. 2014. Exploration of geographic variation of persistent organic pollutants in Hawaiian monk seals (Monachus schauinslandi) in the main Hawaiian Islands. Endangered Species Research, 24(3):249-262.Go to metadata icon

O'Neill, S. M., G. M. Ylitalo, J. E. West. 2014. Energy Content of Pacific Salmon as Prey of Northern and Southern Resident Killer Whales. Endangered Species Research, 25:265-281.Go to metadata icon

Sloan, C. A., B. F. Anulacion, K. A. Baugh, J. L. Bolton, D. Boyd, R. H. Boyer, D. G. Burrows, D. P. Herman, R. W. Pearce, G. M. Ylitalo. (NWFSC) 2014. Northwest Fisheries Science Center's analyses of tissue, sediment, and water samples for organic contaminants by gas chromatography/mass spectrometry and analyses of tissue for lipid classes by thin layer chromatography/flame ionization detection. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-125, 61 p.Go to metadata icon

West, J. E., S. M. O'Neill, D. C. Doty, G. M. Ylitalo, M. Dutch, J. Incardona. 2014. An evaluation of background levels and sources of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in naturally spawned eggs of Pacific herring (Clupea pallasi) from Puget Sound, Washington, USA. Science of the Total Environment, 499:114-124.Go to metadata icon

Johnson, L. L., B. F. Anulacion, M. R. Arkoosh, O. P. Olson, C. A. Sloan, S. Y. Sol, J. A. Spromberg, D. J. Teel, G. K. Yanagida, G. M. Ylitalo. 2013. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Persistent organic pollutants in juvenile Chinook salmon in the Columbia Basin:  implications for stock recovery. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 142(1):21-40.Go to metadata icon

Ryan, C., B. McHugh, B. Boyle, P. Lopez-Suarez, C. T. Elfes, D. T. Boyd, G. M. Ylitalo, G. Van Blaricom, P. Clapham, J. Robbins, M. Berube, P. Palsboll, I. O'Connor, S. Berrow. 2013. Levels of Persistent Organic Pollutants in Northeast Atlantic Humpback Whales Megaptera novaeangliae. Endangered Species Research, 22(3):213-223. doi:10.3354/esr00545Go to metadata icon

Schwacke, L. H., C. A. Smith, F. I. Townsend, R. S. Wells, L. B. Hart, B. C. Balmer, T. K. Collier, S. De Guise, M. M. Fry, L. J. Guillette Jr, S. V. Lamb, S. M. Lane, W. E. McFee, N. J. Place, M. C. Tumlin, G. M. Ylitalo, E. S. Zolman, T. Rowles. 2013. Health of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in the Gulf of Mexico following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Environmental Science & Technology, 48:93-103.Go to metadata icon

da Silva, D. A., J. Buzitis, W. L. Reichert, J. E. West, S. M. O'Neill, L. L. Johnson, T. K. Collier, G. M. Ylitalo. 2013. Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals in Fish Bile: A Rapid Method of Analysis Using English Sole (Parophrys vetulus) from Puget Sound, WA, USA. Chemosphere, 92(11):1550 - 1556. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2013.04.027Go to metadata icon

Incardona, J., C. A. Vines, B. F. Anulacion, D. H. Baldwin, H. L. Day, B. L. French, J. S. Labenia, T. L. Linbo, M. S. Myers, O. P. Olson, C. A. Sloan, S. Y. Sol, F. J. Griffin, K. Menard, S. G. Morgan, E. H. Smith, J. E. West, T. K. Collier, G. M. Ylitalo, G. N. Cherr, N. L. Scholz. 2012. Unexpectedly high mortality in Pacific herring embryos exposed to the 2007 Cosco Busan oil spill in San Francisco Bay. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, 109(2):E51-E58.Go to metadata icon

Knott, K. K., D. Boyd, G. M. Ylitalo, T. M. O'Hara. 2012. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Lactational transfer of mercury and polychlorinated biphenyls in polar bears. Chemosphere, 88(4):395-402. doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2012.02.053Go to metadata icon

Lopez, J., D. Boyd, G. M. Ylitalo, C. Littnan, R. W. Pearce. 2012. Persistent organic pollutants in the Hawaiian monk seal (Monachus schauinslandi) from an important population: the Main Hawaiian Islands. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 64:2588-2598.Go to metadata icon

The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Mongillo TM, Holmes EE, Noren DP, VanBlaricom GR and others (2012) Predicted polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) and polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) accumulation in southern resident killer whales. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 453:263-277Go to metadata icon

Ylitalo, G. M., M. M. Krahn, W. W. Dickhoff, J. E. Stein, C. Walker, C. L. Lassitter, S. Garrett, L. L. Desfosse, K. M. Mitchell, B. T. Noble, S. Wilson, N. B. Beck, R. A. Benner, P. N. Koufopoulos, R. W. Dickey. 2012. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Federal seafood safety response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109(50):20274-20279.Go to metadata icon

Arkoosh, M. R., S. A. Strickland, A. L. Van Gaest, G. M. Ylitalo, L. L. Johnson, G. K. Yanagida, T. K. Collier, J. P. Dietrich. 2011. Trends in Organic Pollutants in Juvenile Snake River Spring Chinook Salmon with Different Outmigrating Histories through the Lower Snake and Middle Columbia Rivers. Science of the Total Environment, 409:5086-5100.Go to metadata icon

Dietrich, J. P., D. Boylen, D. E. Thompson, D. K. Spangenberg, C. F. Bravo, E. J. Loboschefsky, G. M. Ylitalo, D. S. Fryer, T. K. Collier, M. R. Arkoosh, F. Loge. 2011. An Evaluation of the Influence of Stock Origin and Out-migration History on the Disease Susceptibility and Survival of Juvenile Chinook Salmon. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health, 23(1):35-47. doi:10.1080/08997659.2011.568859Go to metadata icon

Greig, D. J., G. M. Ylitalo, E. A. Wheeler, D. Boyd, F. Gulland, G. K. Yanagida, J. T. Harvey, A. J. Hall. 2011. Geography and stage of development affect persistent organic pollutants in stranded and wild-caught harbor seal pups from central California. Science of the Total Environment, 409:3537-3574.Go to metadata icon

Harris, H. S., P. Facemire, D. J. Greig, K. M. Colegrove, G. M. Ylitalo, G. K. Yanagida, F. B. Nutter, M. Fleetwood, F. M. Gulland. 2011. Congenital Neuroglial Heterotopia in a Neonatal Harbor Seal (Phoca vitulina richardsi) with Evidence of Recent Exposure To Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons. Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 47(1):246-254.Go to metadata icon

Knott, K. K., P. Schenk, S. Beyerlein, D. Boyd, G. M. Ylitalo, T. M. O'Hara. 2011. Blood-based biomarkers of selenium and thyroid status indicate possible adverse biological effects of mercury and polychlorinated biphenyls in Southern Beaufort Sea polar bears. Environmental Research, 111(8):1124-1136.Go to metadata icon

Knott, K. K., D. Boyd, G. M. Ylitalo, T. M. O'Hara. 2011. Concentrations of mercury and polychlorinated biphenyls in blood of Southern Beaufort Sea polar bears (Ursus maritimus) during spring: Variations with lipids and feeding ecology by cohort. Canadian Journal of Zoology, 89:999-1012.Go to metadata icon

Scholz, N. L., M. S. Myers, S. G. McCarthy, J. S. Labenia, J. K. McIntyre, G. M. Ylitalo, L. D. Rhodes, C. A. Laetz, C. M. Stehr, B. L. French, B. McMillan, D. Wilson, L. Reed, K. D. Lynch, S. Damm, J. W. Davis, T. K. Collier. 2011. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Recurrent die-offs of adult coho salmon returning to spawn in Puget Sound lowland urban streams. PLoS ONE, 6(12):e28013.Go to metadata icon

Yanagida, G. K., B. F. Anulacion, J. L. Bolton, D. Boyd, D. P. Lomax, O. P. Olson, S. Sol, M. J. Willis, G. M. Ylitalo, L. L. Johnson. (2012) Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and risk to threatened and endangered Chinook salmon in the Lower Columbia River estuary.  Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology.  62(2):282-295.Go to metadata icon

Arkoosh, M. R., D. Boylen, J. P. Dietrich, B. F. Anulacion, G. M. Ylitalo, C. F. Bravo, L. L. Johnson, F. Loge, T. K. Collier. 2010. Disease Susceptibility Of Salmon Exposed To Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDEs). Aquatic Toxicology.Go to metadata icon

Johnson, L. L., M. L. Willis, O. P. Olson, R. W. Pearce, C. A. Sloan, G. M. Ylitalo. 2010. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Contaminant concentrations in juvenile fall Chinook salmon from Columbia River hatcheries. North American Journal of Aquaculture, 72(1):73-92.Go to metadata icon

Sloan, C. A., B. F. Anulacion, J. L. Bolton, D. Boyd, O. P. Olson, S. Y. Sol, G. M. Ylitalo, L. L. Johnson. 2010. Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers In Outmigrant Juvenile Chinook Salmon From The Lower Columbia River And Estuary And Puget Sound, WA. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 58(2):403-414. doi:10.1007/s00244-009-9391-yGo to metadata icon

Goldstein, T., T. S. Zabka, R. DeLong, E. A. Wheeler, G. M. Ylitalo, S. Bargu, M. W. Silver, T. Leighfield, F. M. Van Dolah, G. Langlois, J. L. Dunn, F. M. Gulland. 2009. The role of domoic acid in abortion and premature parturition of California sea lions (Zalophus californianus) on San Miguel Island, California. Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 45(1):91-108.Go to metadata icon

Herman, D. P., G. M. Ylitalo, R. H. Boyer, K. L. Tilbury, R. W. Pearce, M. M. Krahn. 2009. Age Determination Of Humpback Whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) Through Blubber Fatty Acid Compositions Of Biopsy Samples. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 392:277-293.Go to metadata icon

Herman, D. P., G. M. Ylitalo, J. Robbins, J. M. Straley, C. M. Gabriele, P. Clapham, R. H. Boyer, K. L. Tilbury, R. W. Pearce, M. M. Krahn. 2009. Age determination of humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) through blubber fatty acid composition of biopsy samples. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 392:277-293.Go to metadata icon

Johnson, L. L., G. M. Ylitalo, M. S. Myers, B. F. Anulacion, J. Buzitis, W. L. Reichert, T. K. Collier. 2009. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and fish health indicators in the marine ecosystem in Kitimat, British Columbia. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-98, 123 p.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., M. B. Hanson, G. S. Schorr, C. K. Emmons, D. G. Burrows, J. L. Bolton, R. W. Baird, G. M. Ylitalo. 2009. Effects of age, sex and reproductive status on persistent organic pollutant concentrations in "Southern Resident" killer whales. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 58:1522-1529.Go to metadata icon

Meador, J. P., G. M. Ylitalo, F. C. Sommers, D. T. Boyd. 2009. Bioaccumulation Of Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) In Juvenile Chinook Salmon (Oncorhynchus Tshawytscha) Out Migrating Through A Contaminated Urban Estuary: Dynamics And Application. Ecotoxicology, 19(1):141-152.Go to metadata icon

Nino-Torres, C. A., S. C. Gardner, T. Zenteno-Savin, G. M. Ylitalo. 2009. Organochlorine pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyls in California sea lions (Zalophus californianus californianus) from the Gulf of California, Mexico. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 56:350-359.Go to metadata icon

Ylitalo, G. M., R. W. Baird, G. K. Yanagida, D. L. Webster, S. J. Chivers, J. L. Bolton, G. S. Schorr, D. J. McSweeney. 2009. High levels of persistent organic pollutants in blubber of island-associated false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) around the main Hawaiian Islands. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 58(12):1932-1937.Go to metadata icon

Hall, A. J., F. M. Gulland, G. M. Ylitalo, D. J. Greig, L. J. Lowenstine. 2008. Changes in blubber contaminant concentrations in California sea lions (Zalophus californianus) associated with weight loss and gain during rehabilitation. Environmental Science & Technology, 42:4181-4187.Go to metadata icon

Herman, D. P., C. O. Matkin, G. M. Ylitalo, J. W. Durban, M. B. Hanson, M. E. Dahlheim, J. M. Straley, P. R. Wade, K. L. Tilbury, R. H. Boyer, R. W. Pearce, M. M. Krahn. 2008. Assessing the age-distributions of killer whale (Orcinus orca) populations from the composition of endogenous fatty acids in their outer-blubber layers. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 372:289-302.Go to metadata icon

Hom, T., T. K. Collier, M. M. Krahn, M. S. Strom, G. M. Ylitalo, W. B. Nilsson, R. N. Paranjpye, U. Varanasi. 2008. Assessing Seafood Safety in the Aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. American Fisheries Society Symposium, 64:73-93.Go to metadata icon

Myers, M. J., G. M. Ylitalo, M. M. Krahn, D. Boyd, D. Calkins, V. Burkanov, S. Atkinson. 2008. Organochlorine contaminants in endangered stellar sea lion pups (eumetopias jubatus) from Western Alaska and the Russian Far East. Science of the Total Environment.Go to metadata icon

Olson, O. P., L. L. Johnson, G. M. Ylitalo, C. A. Rice, J. R. Cordell, T. K. Collier, J. Steger. 2008. Fish habitat use and chemical contaminant exposure at restoration sites in Commencement Bay, Washington. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-88, 117 p.Go to metadata icon

West, J. E., S. M. O'Neill, G. M. Ylitalo. 2008. Spatial extent, magnitude, and patterns of persistent organochlorine pollutants in Pacific herring (Clupea pallasi) populations; implications for the Puget Sound and Strait of Georgia pelagic food web. Science of the Total Environment, 394:369-378.Go to metadata icon

Ylitalo, G. M., M. S. Meyers, B. Stewart, P. K. Yochem, R. Braun, L. Kashinsky, D. Boyd, G. A. Antonelis, S. Atkinson, A. A. Aquirre, M. M. Krahn. 2008. Organochlorine contaminants in blubber and whole blood of Hawaiian monk seals in the northwestern Hawaiian Islands. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 56:231-244.Go to metadata icon

Gardner, S. C., G. M. Ylitalo, U. Varanasi. 2007. Comparative assessment of organochlorine concentrations in porpoise melon and blubber. Marine Mammal Science, 23(2):434-444.Go to metadata icon

Greig, D. J., G. M. Ylitalo, A. J. Hall, D. A. Fauquier, F. M. Gulland. 2007. Transplacental transfer of organochlorines in California sea lions (Zalophus californianus). Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 26(1):37-44.Go to metadata icon

Herman, D. P., G. M. Ylitalo, C. O. Matkin, J. W. Durban, M. B. Hanson, M. E. Dahlheim, J. M. Straley, K. L. Tilbury, M. M. Krahn. 2007. Assessing the age-distributions of killer whale (Orcinus orca) populations from the composition of endogenous fatty acids in their outer-blubber layers. Scientific Committee of the International Whaling Commission.Go to metadata icon

Johnson, L. L., G. M. Ylitalo, M. R. Arkoosh, A. N. Kagley, C. L. Stafford, J. L. Bolton, J. Buzitis, B. F. Anulacion, T. K. Collier. 2007. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Contaminant exposure in outmigrant juvenile salmon from Pacific Northwest estuaries. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 124(1-3):167-194.Go to metadata icon

Johnson, L. L., G. M. Ylitalo, C. A. Sloan, B. F. Anulacion, A. N. Kagley, M. R. Arkoosh, T. A. Lundrigan, K. Larson, M. D. Siipola, T. K. Collier. 2007. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Persistent organic pollutants in outmigrant juvenile chinook salmon from the Lower Columbia Estuary, USA. Science of the Total Environment, 374(2-3):342-366.Go to metadata icon

Rosa, C., J. E. Blake, L. Mazzaro, P. Hoekstra, G. M. Ylitalo, T. M. O'Hara. 2007. Vitamin A and E tissue distribution with comparisons to organochlorine concentration in the serum, blubber and liver of the bowhead whale (Balaena mysticetus). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part B: Comparative Biochemistry, 148:454-462.Go to metadata icon

Buzitis, J., G. M. Ylitalo, M. M. Krahn. 2006. Rapid method for determination of dioxin-like polychlorinated biphenyls and other congeners in marine sediments using sonic extraction and photodiode array detection. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 51(3):337-346.Go to metadata icon

Heintz, R., M. M. Krahn, G. M. Ylitalo, F. Morado. 2006. Organochlorines in Walleye Pollock From the Aleutian Islands and Southeastern Alaska. Proceedings of the Lowell Wakefield Symposium of the Sea Lions of the World.Go to metadata icon

Meador, J. P., F. C. Sommers, G. M. Ylitalo, C. A. Sloan. 2006. Altered growth and related physiological responses in juvenile chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) from dietary exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 63:2364-2376.Go to metadata icon

Sloan, C. A., D. W. Brown, G. M. Ylitalo, J. Buzitis, D. P. Herman, D. G. Burrows, G. K. Yanagida, R. W. Pearce, J. L. Bolton, R. H. Boyer, M. M. Krahn. 2006. Quality assurance plan for analyses of environmental samples for polycyclic aromatic compounds, persistent organic pollutants, fatty acids, stable isotope ratios, lipid classes, and metabolites of polycyclic aromatic compounds. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-77, 30 p.Go to metadata icon

Debier C, Ylitalo GM, Weise M, Gulland F, Costa DP, Le Boeuf BJ, de Tillesse T, Larondelle Y. 2005. PCBs and DDTs in the serum of juvenile California sea lions: Associations with vitamins A and E and thyroid hormones. Environmental Pollution. 134:323-332Go to metadata icon

Ylitalo, G. M., G. K. Yanagida, L. C. Hufnagle Jr., M. M. Krahn. 2005. Determination of lipid classes and lipid content in tissues of aquatic organisms using a thin layer chromatography/flame ionization detection (TLC/FID) microlipid method. Pages 227-237 in Ostrander, G. K. (Ed.) Techniques in Aquatic Toxicology. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.Go to metadata icon

Ylitalo, G. M., J. Buzitis, D. T. Boyd, D. P. Herman, K. L. Tilbury, M. M. Krahn. 2005. Improvements to high-performance liquid chromatography/photodiode array detection (HPLC/PDA) method that measures dioxin-like polychlorinated biphenyls and other selected organochlorines in marine biota. Pages 449-464 in Ostrander, G. K. (Ed.) Techniques in Aquatic Toxicology, Volume 2. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.Go to metadata icon

Ylitalo, G. M., J. E. Stein, T. Hom, L. L. Johnson, K. L. Tilbury, A. J. Hall, T. Rowles, D. Greig, L. J. Lowenstine, F. Gulland. 2005. The role of organochlorines in cancer-associated mortality in California sea lions (Zalophus californianus). Marine Pollution Bulletin, 50:30-39.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., M. J. Ford, W. F. Perrin, P. R. Wade, R. P. Angliss, M. B. Hanson, B. L. Taylor, G. M. Ylitalo, M. E. Dahlheim, J. E. Stein, R. S. Waples. 2004. 2004 status review of southern resident killer whales (Orcinus orca) under the Endangered Species Act. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-62.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., D. P. Herman, G. M. Ylitalo, C. A. Sloan, D. G. Burrows, R. C. Hobbs, B. A. Mahoney, G. K. Yanagida, J. Calambokidis, S. E. Moore. 2004. Stratification of lipids, fatty acids and organochlorine contaminants in blubber of white whales and killer whales. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management, 64:175-189.Go to metadata icon

Willcox, M. K., L. A. Woodward, G. M. Ylitalo, J. Buzitis, S. Atkinson, Q. X. Li. 2004. Organochlorines in the free-ranging Hawaiian monk seal (Monachus schauinslandi) from French Frigate Shoals, North Pacific Ocean. Science of the Total Environment, 322:81-93.Go to metadata icon

Beckmen, K. B., J. E. Blake, G. M. Ylitalo, J. L. Stott, T. M. O'Hara. 2003. Organochlorine contaminant exposure and associations with hematological and humoral immune functional assays with dam age as a factor in free-ranging northern fur seal pups (Callorhinus ursinus). Marine Pollution Bulletin, 46:594-606.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., G. M. Ylitalo, J. E. Stein, A. Aguilar, A. Borrell. 2003. Organochlorine contaminants in cetaceans: how to facilitate interpretation and avoid errors when comparing datasets. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management, 5:103-113.Go to metadata icon

Judd, N. L., W. C. Griffith, G. M. Ylitalo, E. M. Faustman. 2002. Alternative strategies for PCB risk reduction from contaminated seafood: Options for children as susceptible populations. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 69:847-854.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., P. R. Wade, S. T. Kalinowski, M. E. Dahlheim, B. L. Taylor, M. B. Hanson, G. M. Ylitalo, R. P. Angliss, J. E. Stein, R. S. Waples. 2002. Status Review of Southern Resident Killer Whales (Orcinus orca) under the Endangered Species Act. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-54, 133 p.Go to metadata icon

Loughlin, T. R., M. A. Castellini, G. M. Ylitalo. 2002. Spatial aspects of organochlorine contamination in northern fur seal tissues. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 44:1024-1034.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., G. M. Ylitalo, D. G. Burrows, J. Calambokidis, S. E. Moore, M. Gosho, P. Gearin, P. D. Plesha, R. L. Brownell Jr., S. A. Blokhin, K. L. Tilbury, T. Rowles, J. E. Stein. 2001. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Organochlorine contaminant concentrations and lipid profiles in eastern North Pacific gray whales (Eschrichtius robustus). Journal of Cetacean Research and Management, 3(1):19-29.Go to metadata icon

Ylitalo, G. M., C. O. Matkin, J. Buzitis, M. M. Krahn, L. L. Jones, T. Rowles, J. E. Stein. 2001. Influence of life-history parameters on organochlorine concentrations in free-ranging killer whales (Orcinus orca) from Prince William Sound, AK. Science of the Total Environment, 281:183-203.Go to metadata icon

Beckmen, K. B., G. M. Ylitalo, R. G. Towell, M. M. Krahn, T. M. O'Hara, J. E. Blake. 1999. Factors affecting organochlorine contaminant concentrations in milk and blood of northern fur seal (Callorhinus ursinus) dams and pups from St. George Island, Alaska. Science of the Total Environment, 231:183-200.Go to metadata icon

Johnson, L. L., S. Y. Sol, G. M. Ylitalo, T. Hom, B. L. French, O. P. Olson, T. K. Collier. 1999. Reproductive injury in English sole (Pleuronectes vetulus) from Hylebos Waterway, Commencement Bay, Washington. Journal of Aquatic Ecosystem Stress and Recovery, 6:289-310.Go to metadata icon

Sloan, C. A., D. W. Brown, R. W. Pearce, G. M. Ylitalo, D. G. Burrows, M. M. Krahn. 1999. Analytical protocols for aromatic contaminants in Alaskan subsistence seafoods. Pages 271-287 in Field, L. J., et al. (Eds.) Evaluating and communicating subsistence seafood safety in a cross-cultural context: lessons learned from the Exxon Valdez oil spill. SETAC Press, Pensacola, FL.Go to metadata icon

Ylitalo, G. M., J. Buzitis, M. M. Krahn. 1999. Analyses of tissues of eight marine species from Atlantic and Pacific Coasts for dioxin-like chlorobiphenyls (CBs) and total CBs. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 37:205-219.Go to metadata icon

Ylitalo, G. M. 1999. PSAMP Data Report on chemical analyses of fish muscle from coho salmon, English sole, and rockfish. Submitted to Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (Dec 1999).Go to metadata icon

Johnson, L. L., D. A. Misitano, S. Y. Sol, G. M. Nelson, B. L. French, G. M. Ylitalo, T. Hom. 1998. Contaminant effects on ovarian development and spawning success in rock sole from Puget Sound, Washington. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 127:375-392.Go to metadata icon

Johnson, L. L., S. Y. Sol, G. M. Ylitalo, T. Hom, B. L. French, O. P. Olson, T. K. Collier. 1998. Reproductive anomalies in bottomfish from the Hylebos Waterway. Pages 712-722 in Proceedings Puget Sound Research '98.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., J. Buzitis, G. M. Ylitalo, C. A. Sloan, D. W. Brown, D. G. Burrows, J. L. Bolton, T. K. Collier, J. E. Stein. 1998. Analyses for PCBs and PCTs in Sediment from the Duwamish River, Seattle, WA. Report to National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration's Northwest Damage Assessment CenterGo to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., J. Buzitis, G. M. Ylitalo, C. A. Sloan, D. W. Brown, D. T. Boyd, J. L. Bolton, J. E. Stein. 1998. Comparison of PCB Concentrations in Split Samples of Sediment from the Duwamish River, Seattle, WA. Report to National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration's Northwest Damage Assessment CenterGo to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., G. M. Ylitalo, J. Buzitis, C. A. Sloan, D. T. Boyd, S. L. Chan. 1995. Rapid HPLC/PDA analysis of marine fish and invertebrates for dioxin-like and other chlorobiphenyl congeners. Pages 457-461 in Proc. 15th International Symposium on Chlorinated Dioxins and Related Compounds.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., G. M. Ylitalo, J. Buzitis, C. A. Sloan, D. T. Boyd, S. L. Chan, U. Varanasi. 1994. Screening for planar chlorobiphenyl congeners in tissues of marine biota by high-performance liquid chromatography with photodiode array detection. Chemosphere, 29(1):117-139.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., G. M. Ylitalo, J. Buzitis, J. L. Bolton, C. A. Wigren, S. L. Chan, U. Varanasi. 1993. Analyses for petroleum-related contaminants in marine fish and sediments following the ROPME Sea oil spill. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 27:285-292.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., G. M. Ylitalo, J. Buzitis, S. L. Chan, U. Varanasi, T. L. Wade, T. J. Jackson, J. M. Brooks, D. A. Wolfe, C. Manen. 1993. Comparison of high-performance liquid chromatography/fluorescence screening and gas chromatography/mass spectrometry analysis for aromatic compounds in sediments sampled after the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Environmental Science & Technology, 27(4):699-708.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., G. M. Ylitalo, J. Buzitis, S. L. Chan, U. Varanasi. 1993. Rapid high-performance liquid chromatographic methods that screen for aromatic compounds in environmental samples. J. Chromat, 642:15-32.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., G. M. Ylitalo, J. Buzitis, C. A. Krone, J. E. Stein, S. L. Chan, U. Varanasi. 1993. Screening methods for assessing damage to natural resources following the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Pages 872-3 in Proceedings 1993 International Oil Spill Conference.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., G. M. Ylitalo, J. Buzitis, J. L. Bolton, C. A. Wigren, S. L. Chan, U. Varanasi. 1993. Survey of oil contamination in marine fish and sediments following the ROPME Sea oil spill. In Proceedings of the Scientific Workshop on Results of the R/V Mt. Mitchell Cruise, Fisheries/Plankton Ecology Session, Kuwait City, Kuwait.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., G. M. Ylitalo, J. Buzitis, S. L. Chan, U. Varanasi. 1992. Comparison of HPLC/Fluorescence Screening and GC/MS Analysis for Aromatic Compounds in Sediments Sampled after the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill. Environmental Science & Technology, 27:699-708.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., D. G. Burrows, G. M. Ylitalo, D. W. Brown, C. A. Wigren, T. K. Collier, S. L. Chan, U. Varanasi. 1992. Mass spectrometric analysis for aromatic compounds in bile of fish sampled after the EXXON Valdez oil spill. Environmental Science & Technology, 26:116-126.Go to metadata icon

Brown, D. W., M. M. Krahn, D. G. Burrows, T. K. Collier, C. A. Wigren, G. M. Ylitalo, S. L. Chan, U. Varanasi. 1991. Metabolites of Aromatic Compounds in Bile of Fish Exposed to Weathered Crude Oil. In Proceedings of the 39th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics.Go to metadata icon

Krahn, M. M., G. M. Ylitalo, J. Joss, S. L. Chan. 1991. Rapid, semi-quantitative screening of sediments for aromatic compounds using sonic extraction and HPLC/fluorescence analysis. Marine Environmental Research, 31:175-96.Go to metadata icon