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Kaare Magne Nielsen

Kaare Magne Nielsen


Head of department and professor, HIOA since 1 Sept. 2014.
Previously professor og appointed research group leader UiT The Arctic University of Norway ( Other activities: advisor Genøk-Center for Biosafety, Tromsø (2002-2017). Expert member GMO panels of the Norwegian scientific committee for food Safety (, Oslo (2007-) and the European food safety authority ( (2009-2015). Member European Research Council starting grant review panel, Brussel ( (2013, 2015, 2017).

Scientific publications

Nielsen, Kaare Magne; Van Elsas, Jan Dirk (2019). Horizontal gene transfer and microevolution in soil. Van Elsas, Jan Dirk (Ed.). Modern soil microbiology, 3rd edition. Kapittel 7, 3rd ed. p. 105-123. CRC Press.

Fulsundar, Shweta; Domingues, Sara; Nielsen, Kaare Magne (2019). Vesicle-Mediated Gene Transfer in Acinetobacter baumannii. Methods in molecular biology . Vol. 1946.

Ullmann, Ingvild Falkum; Tunsjø, Hege; Andreassen, Monica; Nielsen, Kaare Magne; Lund, Vidar; Charnock, Colin (2019). Detection of Aminoglycoside Resistant Bacteria in Sludge Samples From Norwegian Drinking Water Treatment Plants. Frontiers in Microbiology . Vol. 10.

Domingues, Sara; Rosario, N; Candido, A; Neto, Daniela; Nielsen, Kaare Magne; Da Silva, Gabriela Jorge (2019). Competence for Natural Transformation Is Common among Clinical Strains of Resistant Acinetobacter spp. Microorganisms . Vol. 7.

Larsson, J; Andremont, A; Bengtsson-Palme, Johan; Koefoed Brandt, K; de Roda Husman, AM; Fagerstedt, P.; Flick, J; Flack, CF; Gaze, William H.; Kuroda, Masako; Kvint, K; Laxminarayan, R; Manaia, M; Nielsen, Kaare Magne; Plant, L; Ploy, MC; Segovia, P; Simonet, Pascal; Smalla, Kornelia; Snape, J; Topp, Edward; Van Hengel, AW; Verner-Jeffreys, DW; Virta, MPJ; Wellington, EM; Wernersson, AS (2018). Critical knowledge gaps and research needs related to the environmental dimensions of antibiotic resistance. Environment International . Vol. 117.

Domingues, Sara; Nielsen, Kaare Magne (2017). Membrane vesicles and horizontal gene transfer in prokaryotes. Current Opinion in Microbiology . Vol. 38.

Harms, Klaus; Lunnan, Asbjørn; Hulter, Nils; Mourier, Tobias; Vinner, Lasse; Andam, Cheryl P; Marttinen, Pekka; Fridholm, Helena; Hansen, Anders Johannes; Hanage, William P; Nielsen, Kaare Magne; Willerslev, Eske; Johnsen, Pål Jarle (2016). Substitutions of short heterologous DNA segments of intragenomic or extragenomic origins produce clustered genomic polymorphisms. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America . Vol. 113.

Borruso, Luigimaria; Harms, Klaus; Johnsen, Pål Jarle; Nielsen, Kaare Magne; Brusetti, Lorenzo (2016). Distribution of class 1 integrons in a highly impacted catchment. Science of the Total Environment . Vol. 566-567.

Domingues, Sara; Nielsen, Kaare Magne (2015). Horizontal Gene Transfer: Uptake of Extracellular DNA by Bacteria. Caplan, Michael (Ed.). Reference Module in Biomedical Sciences. Bokkapittel, elektronisk referanseverk. Elsevier.

Arpaia, Salvatore; Birch, Andrew; Chesson, Andrew; duJardin, Patrick; Gathmann, Achim; Gropp, Jürgen; Lieve, Herman; Sorteberg, Hilde-Gunn Opsahl; Jones, Huw; Kiss, József; Kleter, Gijs; Løvik, Martinus; Messean, Antoine; Naegeli, Hanspeter; Nielsen, Kaare Magne; Ovesna, Jaroslava; Perry, Joe; Rostoks, Nils; Tebbe, Christoph (2015). Updating risk management recommendations to limit exposure of non-target Lepidoptera of conservation concern in protected habitats to Bt-maize pollen. 31 p. EFSA Journal . Vol. 13.

These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete