Jane Ebsen Morthorst

PhD in biology

  • Campusvej 55

    5230 Odense M

    Denmark

20072023
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Research areas

General topic: Aquatic Ecotoxicology - endocrine disrupters

  • Thyroid hormone disrupting compounds
  • Development of test guidelines and biomarkers in endocrine research (frogs, fish, mussels and snails)
  • Investigation of endocrine disruption in wild brown trout (Salmo trutta)
  • Development of methods for specific biomarkers for endocrine disrupters in bivalves
  • Malformations in eelpout fry (Zoarces vivparus) as response to exposure for endocrine disrupters
  • Sexdifferentiation in zebrafish (Danio rerio)
  • Effects of androgenic compounds and over-the-counter pain relievers on zebrafish reproduction

 Other areas of interest:

  • Communication and public outreach
  • Teaching and development of teaching methods etc.
  • Sustainability

 

Research areas

  • Fish and fish biology
  • Substances alien to the environment
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Environmental biology

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Research Output 2007 2018

  • 12 Journal article
  • 10 Poster
  • 7 Conference abstract for conference
  • 1 Ph.D. thesis
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Zebrafish
Acetaminophen
Vitellogenins
Endocrine Disruptors
Sex Ratio

Vitellogenin concentrations in feral Danish brown trout have decreased: An effect of improved sewage treatment in rural areas?

Morthorst, J. E., Korsholm Mathiesen, K., Holbech, H., Pedersen, K. L. & Bjerregaard, P., 2018, In : Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 37, 3, p. 839-845

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Vitellogenins
Sewage treatment
Trout
Waste Water
Sewage
70 Downloads (Pure)

Severe malformations of eelpout (Zoarces viviparus) fry are induced by maternal estrogenic exposure during early embryogenesis

Morthorst, J. E., Korsgaard, B. & Bjerregaard, P., Feb 2016, In : Marine Environmental Research. 113, February, p. 80-87

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File

Let's discuss: Endocrine Biomarkers in bivalves - facts and pitfalls

Morthorst, J. E., Pedersen, K. L., Holbech, H. & Bjerregaard, P., 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conference without publisher/journalPosterResearch

Activities 2007 2019

  • 20 Talks and presentations in private or public companies
  • 11 Organisation or participation in workshops, courses or seminars
  • 6 Conference organisation or participation
  • 2 Membership of commitees, commissions, boards, councils, associations, organisations, or similar

Effects of perchlorate on the metamorphosis of the common frog (Rana temporaria)

Jane Ebsen Morthorst (Guest lecturer)
29. May 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

H2020 Endocrine Disruptor consortium meeting

Harald Hasler-Sheetal (Participant), Henrik Holbech (Organizer), Jane Ebsen Morthorst (Participant), Knud Ladegaard Pedersen (Participant)
2. Mar 2018

Activity: Attending an eventOrganisation or participation in workshops, courses or seminars

miljøstyrelsen hormonnetværksmøde: 33´ netværksmøde i miljøstyrelsens hormonnetværk

Henrik Holbech (Participant), Jane Ebsen Morthorst (Participant), Poul Bjerregaard (Participant), Karin Lund Kinnberg (Participant)
14. Dec 2017

Activity: Attending an eventOrganisation or participation in workshops, courses or seminars

Miljøstyrelsens hormonnetværk

Henrik Holbech (Speaker), Poul Bjerregaard (Speaker), Karin Lund Kinnberg (Speaker), Jane Ebsen Morthorst (Speaker)
22. Jun 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

Fremdriftsreformen og halvårlige afleveringsdatoer - enhver vejleders mareridt

Jane Ebsen Morthorst (Lecturer)
1. Nov 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

Projects 2018 2023

Press / Media

Verdensmål skal gøre forskningen på SDU mere samfundsrelevant

Jane Ebsen Morthorst

19/10/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

SPILDEVANDSRENSNING FORHINDRER FEMINISERING AF HANFISK

Jane Ebsen Morthorst

23/05/2018

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

En god dag for bækørreder

Jane Ebsen Morthorst

12/12/2017

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Ikke flere feminiserede hanfisk på Fyn

Jane Ebsen Morthorst

11/12/2017

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Renere vand betyder farvel til tvekønnede fisk

Jane Ebsen Morthorst

11/12/2017

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Prizes

Universitetspædagogikum 2015/2016

Jane Ebsen Morthorst (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

Vinder af Informations ph.d.-cup 2012

Jane Ebsen Morthorst (Recipient), 14. May 2012

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

Teaching & Supervision

Elementær Økotoksikologi

Jane Ebsen Morthorst

01/09/201631/12/2019

Course: Teaching and supervisionTeaching

Karrierehåndtering

Jane Ebsen Morthorst

01/09/201531/12/2019

Course: Teaching and supervisionTeaching

Vejledning af bachelor og specialestuderende (Biologi og Farmaci)

Jane Ebsen Morthorst

01/07/200809/07/2019

Course: Teaching and supervisionSupervision

Workshops for bachelorstuderende

Jane Ebsen Morthorst

01/01/201731/12/2018

Course: Teaching and supervisionTeaching

Videnskabelig skrivning og grafisk design

Jane Ebsen Morthorst

01/09/201131/12/2013

Course: Teaching and supervisionTeaching