I am interested in developing tools for assessing the environmental chemodynamics and ecotoxicocological mechanisms and pathways of synthetic chemicals.

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Edited Books:

  1. Sanganyado, E., Munjanja, B.K., Nollet, L.M.L. (Eds). 2020. Chiral Organic Pollutants: Monitoring and Characterization in Food and the Environment. (1st ed). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press

Journal Publications

(*Corresponding author, #co-first author, supervised student)

  1. Chen, X., Chen, J., Yu, X., Sanganyado, E.*, Wang, L., Li, P., Liu, W. “Effects of norfloxacin, copper, and their interactions on microbial communities in estuarine sediment”. Environmental Research 2022. (Accepted)
  2. Zhao, P., Sanganyado, E., Wang, T., Sun, Z., Jiang, Z., Zeng, M., Huang, Z., Li, Y., Li, P., Bi, R., Liu, W. “Accumulation of nutrients and potentially toxic elements in plants and fishes in restored mangrove ecosystems in South China”. Science of the Total Environment 2022 (Accepted)
  3. Tian, J, Sanganyado, E, Wang, Z, Kong, Z, Han, J, Lu, Z, Liu, W. “Spotted seals (Phoca largha) harbor unique gut microbiota shaped by their host habitat”. Science of the Total Environment 2022 832:155015 DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.155015
  4. Yu, X, Chen, J, Gutang, Q, Sanganyado, E*, Bi, R, Liu, W. “Biogeographic patterns of benthic microbial communities in metal(loid)-contaminated semi-enclosed bay”. Chemosphere 2022 299: 134412 DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2022.134412
  5. Wang, YY, Xiong, J, Ohore, OE, Cai, Y-E, Fan, H, Sanganyado, E, Li, P, You, J, Wang, Z. “Deriving freshwater guideline values for neonicotinoid insecticides: Implications for water quality guidelines and ecological risk assessment”. Science of the Total Environment 2022 828:154569 DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.154569
  6. Gwenzi, W, Selvasembian, R, Offiong, NO, el din Mahmoud, A, Sanganyado, E, Mal, J. “COVID-19 drugs in aquatic systems: a review”. Environmental Chemistry Letters DOI: 10.1007/s10311-021-01356-y
  7. Ohore, OE, Qin, Z, Sanganyado, E, Wang, Y, Jiao, X, Liu, W, Wang, Z. “Ecological impact of antibiotics on bioremediation performance of constructed wetlands: Microbial and plant dynamics, and potential antibiotic resistance genes hotspots”. Journal of Hazardous Materials 2022 424: 127495 DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2021.127495
  8. Li, T, Sun, Y, Zeng, Y, Sanganyado, E, Liang, B, Liu, W. “6-OH-BDE-47 inhibited proliferation of skin fibroblasts from Pygmy killer whale by inducing cell cycle arrest”. Science of the Total Environment 2022 807: 150561 DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.150561
  9. Deme, GG, Ewusi-Mensah, D, Olagbaju, OA, Okeke, ES, Okoye, CO, Odii, EC, Ejeromedoghene, O, Igun, E, Onyekwere, JO, Oderinde, OK, Sanganyado, E#. “Macro problems from microplastics: Toward a sustainable policy framework for managing microplastic waste in Africa”. Science of the Total Environment 2022 804: 150170 DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.150170
  10. Sanganyado, E*, Bi, R, Teta, C, Buruaem Moreira, L, Yu, X, Yajing, S, Dalu, T, Rajput, I, Liu, W. “Toward an integrated framework for assessing micropollutants in marine mammals: Challenges, progress, and opportunities”. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology 2021 51(23):2824–2871 DOI: 10.1080/10643389.2020.1806663
  11. Tian, J, Gan, Z, Sanganyado, E, Lu, Z, Wu, J, Han, J, Liu, W. “Tissue distribution and health risk of trace elements in East Asian finless porpoises”. Environmental Pollution 2021 290: 118007 DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2021.118007
  12. Sanganyado, E*, Chingono, KE, Gwenzi, W, Chaukura, N, Liu, W. “Organic pollutants in deep sea: Occurrence, fate, and ecological implications”. Water Research 2021 205:117658 DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2021.117658
  13. Sanganyado, E*. 2021. Developing countries must fund local research. Science 372 (6549): 1403 DOI: 10.1126/science.aat7616
  14. Gwenzi, W, Tagwireyi, C, Musiyiwa, K, Chipurura, B, Nyamangara, J, Sanganyado, E, Chaukura, N. “Occurrence, behavior, and human exposure and health risks of potentially toxic elements in edible mushrooms with focus on Africa”. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 2021; 193(5):1–30. DOI: 10.1007/s10661-021-09042-w
  15. Yu, X, Gutang, Q, Chen, X, Sanganyado, E*, Li, P, Liu, W. “Ecological risk of chlorinated organic pollutants in a semi-enclosed bay impacted by aquaculture”. Science of The Total Environment 2021; 783:147000. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.147000
  16. Liu, X, Xie, X, Du, H, Sanganyado, E, Wang, W, Aslam, M, Chen, J, Chen, W, Liang, H. “Bioinformatic analysis and genetic engineering approaches for recombinant biopharmaceutical glycoproteins production in microalgae”. Algal Research 2021; 55:102276. DOI: 10.1016/j.algal.2021.102276
  17. Rajput, I, Yaqoob, S, Yajing, S, Sanganyado, E, Wenhua, L. “Polybrominated diphenyl ethers exert genotoxic effects in pantropic spotted dolphin fibroblast cell lines”. Environmental Pollution 2021; 271:116131. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2020.116131
  18. Lin, Y, Yu, X, Huang, L, Sanganyado, E, Bi, R, Li, P, Liu, W. “Risk assessment of potentially toxic elements accumulated in fish to Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins in the South China Sea”. Science of The Total Environment 2021; 761:143256. 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.143256
  19. Sathishkumar, K, Li, Y, Sanganyado, E. “Electrochemical behavior of biochar and its effects on microbial nitrate reduction: Role of extracellular polymeric substances in extracellular electron transfer”. Chemical Engineering Journal 2020; 395:125077. DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2020.125077
  20. Huang, Y, Rajput, I, Sanganyado, E, Yajing, S, Yu, F, Liang, B, Liu, W. “Immune stimulation effect of PBDEs via prostaglandin pathway in pantropical spotted dolphin: An in vitro study”. Chemosphere 2020; 254:126717. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2020.126717
  21. Yu, X, He, Q, Sanganyado, E#, Liang, Y, Bi, R, Li, P, Liu, W. “Chlorinated organic contaminants in fish from the South China Sea: Assessing risk to Indo-Pacific humpback dolphin”. Environmental Pollution 2020; 263:114346. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2020.114346
  22. Sanganyado, E, Lu, Z, Liu, W. “Application of enantiomeric fractions in environmental forensics: Uncertainties and inconsistencies”. Environmental Research 2020; 184:109354. DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2020.109354
  23. Shi, J, Sanganyado, E#, Wang, L, Li, P, Li, X, Liu, W. “Organic pollutants in sedimentary microplastics from eastern Guangdong: Spatial distribution and source identification”. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 2020; 193:110356. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2020.110356
  24. Zhuang, M, Sanganyado, E#, Zhang, X, Xu, L, Zhu, J, Liu, W, Song, H. “Azo dye degrading bacteria tolerant to extreme conditions inhabit nearshore ecosystems: Optimization and degradation pathways”. Journal of Environmental Management 2020; 261:10222. DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2020.110222
  25. Zhuang, M, Sanganyado, E#, Xu, L, Zhu, J, Li, P, Liu, W. “High Throughput Sediment DNA Sequencing Reveals Azo Dye Degrading Bacteria Inhabit Nearshore Sediments”. Microorganisms 2020; 8(2):233. DOI: 10.3390/microorganisms8020233
  26. Akerlof, K, Tyler, C, Foxen, S, Heath, E, Soler, M, Allegra, A, Cloyd, E, Hird, J, Nelson, S, Nguyen, C, et al. “A collaboratively derived international research agenda on legislative science advice”. Palgrave Communications 2019; 5(1):1–13. DOI: 10.1057/s41599-019-0318-6 (CiteScore: 3.7)
  27. Sathishkumar, K, AlSalhi, M, Sanganyado, E, Devanesan, S, Arulprakash, A, Rajasekar, A. “Sequential electrochemical oxidation and bio-treatment of the azo dye Congo red and textile effluent”. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology 2019; 200:111655. DOI: 10.1016/j.jphotobiol.2019.111655
  28. Sanganyado, E*. “How to write an honest but effective abstract for scientific papers”. Scientific African 2019; 6:e00170. DOI: 10.1016/j.sciaf.2019.e00170 (CiteScore: 0.9)
  29. Meng, J, He, T, Sanganyado, E, Lan, Y, Zhang, W, Han, X, Chen, W. “Development of the straw biochar returning concept in China”. Biochar 2019; 1(2):139–149. DOI:10.1007/s42773-019-00019-0
  30. Cao, J, Sanganyado, E#, Liu, W, Zhang, W, Liu, Y. “Decolorization and detoxification of Direct Blue 2B by indigenous bacterial consortium”. Journal of Environmental Management 2019; 242:229–237. DOI:10.1016/j.jenvman.2019.04.067
  31. Zhuang, M, Sanganyado, E#, Li, P, Liu, W. “Distribution of microbial communities in metal-contaminated nearshore sediment from Eastern Guangdong, China”. Environmental Pollution 2019; 250:482–492. DOI:10.1016/j.envpol.2019.04.041
  32. Zhang, H, Han, X, Tian, Y, Xu, Y, Li, Y, Chai, Y, Xu, X, Sanganyado, E. “Relationship analysis of anaerobic fermentation parameters exposed to elevated chromium (VI)”. Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy 2019; 38(6):13212. DOI: 10.1002/ep.13212
  33. Sanganyado, E, Gwenzi, W. “Antibiotic resistance in drinking water systems: Occurrence, removal, and human health risks”. Science of the Total Environment 2019; 669:785–797. DOI:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.03.162
  34. Gwenzi, W, Sanganyado, E*. “Recurrent cholera outbreaks in Sub-Saharan Africa: moving beyond epidemiology to understand the environmental reservoirs and drivers”. Challenges 2019; 10(1):1. DOI: 10.3390/challe10010001
  35. Sanganyado, E*. Comments on Chiral pharmaceuticals: Environment sources, potential human health impacts, remediation technologies and future perspective. Environment International 2019; 122:412–415. DOI:10.1016/j.envint.2018.11.032
  36. Zhang, Q, Xiong, W, Gao, B, Cryder, Z, Zhang, Z, Tian, M, Sanganyado, E, Shi, H, Wang, M. “Enantioselectivity in degradation and ecological risk of the chiral pesticide ethiprole”. Land Degradation & Development 2018; 29(12):4242–4251. DOI:10.1002/ldr.3179
  37. Shi, J, Li, X, He, T, Wang, J, Wang, Z, Li, P, Lai, Y, Sanganyado, E, Liu, W. “Integrated assessment of heavy metal pollution using transplanted mussels in eastern Guangdong, China”. Environmental Pollution 2018; 243:601–609. DOI:10.1016/j.envpol.2018.09.006
  38. Rajput, I, Xiao, Z, Yajing, S, Yaqoob, S, Sanganyado, E, Ying, H, Fei, Y, Liu, W. “Establishment of Pantropic Spotted Dolphin (Stenella attenuata) Fibroblast Cell Line and Potential Influence of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDEs) on Cytokines Response”. Aquatic Toxicology 2018; 201:2–9. DOI:10.1016/j.aquatox.2018.07.017
  39. Chingono, KE, Sanganyado, E*, Bere, E, Yalala, B. “Adsorption of sugarcane vinasse effluent on bagasse fly ash: A parametric and kinetic study”. Journal of Environmental Management 2018; 224:182–190. DOI:10.1016/j.jenvman.2018.07.042
  40. Zhang, Q, Zhang, Z, Tang, B, Gao, B, Tian, M, Sanganyado, E, Shi, Hy, Wang, M. “Mechanistic insights into stereospecific bioactivity and dissipation of chiral fungicide triticonazole in agricultural management”. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 2018; 66(28):7286–7293. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jafc.8b01771
  41. Gwenzi, W, Mangori, L, Danha, C, Chaukura, N, Dunjana, N, Sanganyado, E. “Sources, behaviour, and environmental and human health risks of high-technology rare earth elements as emerging contaminants”. Science of the Total Environment 2018; 636:299–313. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.04.235
  42. Yajing, S, Rajput, I, Ying, H, Fei, Y, Sanganyado, E, Ping, L, Jingzhen, W, Wenhua, L. “Establishment and characterization of pygmy killer whale (Feresa attenuata) dermal fibroblast cell line”. PLoS One 2018; 13(3):e0195128. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0195128
  43. Sanganyado, E*, Nkomo, S. “Incorporating sustainability into engineering and chemical education using E-Learning”. Education Sciences 2018; 8(2):39. DOI: 10.3390/educsci8020039  (CiteScore: 2.1) Editor’s Choice
  44. Sanganyado, E, Rajput, I, Liu, W. “Bioaccumulation of organic pollutants in Indo-Pacific humpback dolphin: A review on current knowledge and future prospects”. Environmental Pollution 2018; 237:111–125. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2018.01.055
  45. Sanganyado, E*, Teta, C, Masiri, B. “Impact of African traditional worldviews on climate change adaptation”. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 2018; 14(2):189–193. DOI: 10.1002/ieam.2010
  46. Sanganyado, E*, Lu, Z, Fu, Q, Schlenk, D, Gan, J. “Chiral pharmaceuticals: A review on their environmental occurrence and fate processes”. Water Research 2017; 124:527–542. DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2017.08.003
  47. Sanganyado, E*, Fu, Q, Gan, J. “Enantiomeric selectivity in adsorption of chiral β blockers on sludge”. Environmental Pollution 2016; 214:787–794. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2016.04.091
  48. Fu, Q, Sanganyado, E, Ye, Q, Gan, J. “Meta-analysis of biosolid effects on persistence of triclosan and triclocarban in soil”. Environmental Pollution 2016; 210:137–144. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2015.12.003
  49. Sanganyado, E*, Lu, Z, Gan, J. “Mechanistic insights on chaotropic interactions of liophilic ions with basic pharmaceuticals in polar ionic mode liquid chromatography”. Journal of Chromatography A 2014; 1368: 82-88. DOI: 10.1016/j.chroma.2014.09.054

 Science policy publications:

  1. Sanganyado, E. “Four ways to build your network without attending a conference”. Nature 2020 DOI: 10.1038/d41586-020-02159-x.
  2. Tuosto, K., Johnston, J.T., Connoly, C., Lo, C., Sanganyado, E. et al. “Making science accessible”. Science 2020 367(6473): 34-35 DOI: 10.1126/science.aba6129.
  3. Steinhauff, D., Ellwanger, J.H., Lewinska, M., Sanganyado, E. et al. “NextGen advises “Trying to Manage””. Science 2019 366 (6461): 28-30 DOI: 10.1126/science.aaz5828.
  4. Oehmke, T. B.; Will, X.-Y.; Johnston, J. T.; Gutiérrez, C.; Dhruv, P.; Moore, E. B.; Lanzon, E.; Struet, M. M.; Vergara, A. G.; Agbaedeng, T. A.; Sanganyado, E. et al. “Unique Identities”. Science 2019 364 (6435): 22-34 DOI: 10.1126/science.aax2457.
  5. Pietrzak, B.; Sharma, V.; Wasalathanthri, D.; Ellwanger, J. H.; Sanganyado, E.; Buschke, F.; Beardsley, F. R.; Agarwal, D.; Jensen, M. M.; Easun, T. L.; et al. “Nurturing connections to the environment”. Science2018 362 (6417): 886-888 DOI: 10.1126/science.aav9402.
  6. Segal, L.; Agarwal, D.; Isaacson, K. J.; Oehmke, T. B.; Kumar, B.; Chen, J. S.; Cusimano, J. M.; Negi, S.; Tiper, I.; Sanganyado, E. et al. “NextGen Voices: Quality mentoring”. Science 2018 362 (6410): 22-24 DOI: 10.1126/science.aav5914.
  7. Adamowicz, B. M.; Chong, D. H. Y.; Gutiérrez, C.; Matz, J.; Fer, E.; Polat, E. O.; MacKay, H.; Galagedara, R.; Coste, A.; Sanganyado, E. et al. “Broad interests reap benefits for science”. Science 2018361 (6397): 24-26 DOI: 10.1126/science.aau3978.
  8. Sanganyado, E. “My path to contentment”. Science 2018 360 (6385): 234 DOI: 10.1126/science.360.6385.234. [Editor’s Pick in April 2018 and top Science Careers article from April to June 2018]

Book Chapters

  1. Sanganyado E, Liu W. Cetacean Health: Global Environmental Threats. In: Encyclopedia of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Springer International Publishing; 2021:1-14. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-71064-8_125-1
  2. Sanganyado E. Assessing the Role of Freshwater Legacy in Aquatic Health. In: Encyclopedia of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Springer International Publishing; 2020:1-12. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-71065-5_126-1
  3. Nkomo S, Sanganyado E. Chiral Inversion of Organic Pollutants. In: Chiral Organic Pollutants. CRC Press; 2020:27-40. DOI: 10.1201/9781003000167-3
  4. Zimuwandeyi M, Ndlovu B, Ngulube Q, Sanganyado E. Chiral Pharmaceuticals. In: Chiral Organic Pollutants. CRC Press; 2020:347-362. DOI: 10.1201/9781003000167-18
  5. Sanganyado E. Regulatory Perspectives and Challenges in Risk Assessment of Chiral Pollutants. In: Chiral Organic Pollutants. CRC Press; 2020:301-320. DOI: 10.1201/9781003000167-15
  6. Sanganyado E. Chiral Personal Care Products. In: Chiral Organic Pollutants. CRC Press; 2020:105-130. DOI: 10.1201/9781003000167-6
  7. Sanganyado E. Chiral Halogenated Organic Contaminants of Emerging Concern. In: Chiral Organic Pollutants. CRC Press; 2020:131-152. DOI:10.1201/9781003000167-7
  8. Ribeiro ARL, Sanganyado E. Overview of Chiral Pollutants in the Environment and Food. In: Chiral Organic Pollutants. CRC Press; 2020:1-24. DOI: 10.1201/9781003000167-1
  9. Tian Y, Zhang H, Sanganyado E. Biodegradability during Anaerobic Fermentation Process Impacted by Heavy Metals. In: New Advances on Fermentation Processes. IntechOpen; 2020. DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.87161
  10. Munjanja, BK, Sanganyado, E. UV–Visible Absorption, Fluorescence, and Chemiluminescence Spectroscopy. In: Handbook of Food Analysis – Two Volume Set. CRC Press; 2015:1417-1432. DOI: 10.1201/b18668-80
  11. Sanganyado, E, Majoni, S. Herbicide Residues. In: Handbook of Food Analysis – Two Volume Set. CRC Press; 2015:1057-1082. doi:10.1201/b18668-58
  12. Sanganyado, E, Munjanja, BK, Nyakubaya, VT. Biopesticide residues in foodstuffs. In: Biopesticides Handbook. CRC Press, 2015:88–109 DOI: 10.1201/b18014-9

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