Peer reviewed publications. Also see 

De Orte MR, Koweek DA, Cyronak T, Takeshita Y, Griffin A, Wolfe K, Szmant A, Whitehead R, Albright R, Caldeira K. Unexpected role of communities colonizing dead coral substrate in the calcification of coral reefs. Limnology and Oceanography 66: 1793-1803, 2021. 


De Orte MR, Clowez S, Caldeira K. Response of bleached and symbiotic sea anemones to plastic microfiber exposure. Environmental Pollution 249: 512-517, 2019. 

Souza LS, Pusceddu FH, Cortez FS, De Orte MR, Seabra AA, Cesar A, Ribeiro DA, Del Valls TA, Pereira CDS. Harmful effects of cocaine byproduct in the reproduction of sea urchin in different ocean acidification scenarios. Chemosphere 236: 124284, 2019. 


Gouveia N, Oliveira CRM, Martins CP, Maranho LA, Pereira CDS, De Orte MR, Harayashiki CAY, Almeida SM, Castro IB. Can shell alterations in limpets be used as alternative biomarkers of coastal contamination? Chemosphere 224:9-19, 2019.


Bautista-Chamizo E, Sendra M, De Orte MR, Riba I. Comparative effects of seawater acidification on microalgae: Single and multispecies toxicity tests. Science of The Total Environment 649:224-232, 2019.


Bautista-Chamizo E, Borrero-Santiago A, de Orte MR, DelValls A, Riba I.  Effects of CO2 enrichment on two microalgae species: A toxicity approach using consecutive generations. Chemosphere 213: 84-91, 2018.


De Orte MR, Bonnail E, Sarmiento AM, Riba I, DelValls A, Nieto JM. Metal fractionation in marine sediments acidified by enrichment of CO2: a risk assessment. Marine Pollution Bulletin 131:611-619, 2018.


Bautista-Chamizo E, Sendra M, Dis A, Seoane M, De Orte MR, Riba I. Will temperature and salinity changes exacerbate the effects of seawater acidification on the marine microalgae Phaeodactylum tricornutum? Science of the Total Environment 634:87-94, 2018.


Basallote MD, Rodriguez-Romero A, De Orte MR, DelValls A, Riba I. CO2 leakage simulation: effects of the pH decrease on fertilisation and larval development of Paracentrotus lividus and sediment metals toxicity. Chemistry and Ecology 34:1-21, 2018.


Goulding TA, De Orte MR, Slazaj D, Basallote MD, DelValls TA, CESAR A. Assessment of the environmental impacts of ocean acidification (OA) and carbon capture and storage (CCS) leaks using the amphipod Hyale youngi. Ecotoxicology 26:521-533, 2017.


Slazaj D, De Orte MR, Goulding T, Medeiros ID, DelValls TA, Cesar A. The effects of Ocean Acidification and a Carbon dioxide Capture and Storage leak on the early life stages of marine mussel (Linneaus, 1758) and metal bioavailability. 24:765-785, 2017.


Bautista-Chamizo E, De Orte MR, DelValls TA, Riba I. Simulating CO2leakages  from CCS to determine Zn toxicity using the marine microalgae Pleurochrysis roscoffensis. Chemosphere 144:955-965, 2016.


Kerr R, Da Cunha LC, Kukuchi RKP, Horta PA, Ito RG, Muller MN, Orselli IBM, Lencina-Avila JM, De Orte MR, Sordo L, Pinheiro BR, Bonou FK, Schubert N, Bergstrom E, Copertino M. The Western South Atlantic Ocean in a high-CO2 world: Current measurements capabilities and perspectives. Environmental Management 57:740-752, 2016.     


Basallote MD, Rodríguez-Romero A, de Orte MR, DelValls TA, Riba, I. Evaluation of the threat of marine CO2 leakage-associated acidification on the toxicity of sediment metals to juvenile bivalves. Aquatic Toxicology 166: 63-71, 2015.


De Orte MR, Sarmiento AM, Basallote MD, Rodríguez-Romero A, Riba I, DelValls, TA. Effects on the mobility of metals from acidification caused by possible CO2 leakage from sub-seabed geological formations. Science of the Total Environment, 470-471: 356-363, 2014.


De Orte MR, Sarmiento AM, DelValls TA, Riba I. Simulation of the potential effects of CO2 leakage from carbon capture and storage activities on the mobilization and speciation of metals. Marine Pollution Bulletin 86: 59-67, 2014.


De Orte MR, Lombardi AT, Sarmiento AM, Basallote MD, Rodriguez-Romero A, Riba I, DelValls TA. Metal mobility and toxicity to microalgae associated with acidification of sediments: CO2 and acid comparison. Marine Environmental Research, 96:136-144, 2014.


Cesar A, Lia LRB, Pereira CDS, Santos AR, Cortez FS, Choueri RB, De Orte MR, Rachid BRF. Environmental assessment of dredged sediment in the major Latin American seaport (Santos, São Paulo - Brazil): An integrated approach. Science of the Total Environment, 497-498: 679-687, 2014.


Rodriguez-Romero A, Jiménez-Tenório N, Basallote MD, De Orte MR, Blasco J, Riba I. Predicting the impacts of CO2 leakage from sub-seabed storage: Effects of metal accumulation and toxicity on the model benthic organism Ruditapes philippinarum. Environmental Science and Technology 48: 2292-301, 2014.


Rodríguez-Romero A, Basallote MD, De Orte MR, DelValls TA, Riba I, Blasco J. Simulation of CO2 leakages during injection and storage in sub-seabed geological formations: Metal mobilization and biota effects. Environment International 68:105-117, 2014.


Basallote MD, De Orte MR, DelValls TA, Riba, I. Studying the effect of CO2-induced acidification on sediment toxicity using acute amphipod toxicity test. Environmental Science & Technology, 48: 8864-8872, 2014.


De Orte MR, Carballeira C, Viana IG, Carballeira A. Assessing the toxicity of chemical compounds associated with land-based marine fish farms: The use of mini-scale microalgae toxicity test. Chemistry and Ecology, 29: 554-563, 2013.


Garrard SL, Hunter RC, Frommel AY, Lane AC, Phillips JC, Cooper R, • Dineshram R, Cardini U, McCoy SJ, Arnberg M, Rodrigues Alves BG, Annane  S, De Orte MR, Kumar A, Aguirre-Martínez GV,  Maneja RH, Basallote MD, Ape F, Torstensson A, Bjoerk MM.  Biological impacts of ocean acidification: a postgraduate perspective on research priorities. Marine Biology 160: 1789-1805, 2013.

Carballeira C, De Orte MR,Viana IG, Carballeira A. Implementation of a minimal set of biological tests to assess the ecotoxic effects of effluents from land-based marine fish farms. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 78: 148-161, 2012.


Carballeira C, De Orte MR, Viana IG, DelValls TA, Carballeira A. Assessing the toxicity of chemical compounds associated with land-based marine fish farms: The sea urchin embryo bioassay with Paracentrotus lividus and Arbacia lixula. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 63: 249-261, 2012.