________________________________________________________________________ Biology Department, MS #50
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution,
Woods Hole MA 02543 U.S.A.
Tel: 508 289 3228 Fax: 508 457 2089
Email: mmoore “at” whoi.edu
PUBLICATIONS 1982 Whitehead H. P. & M. J. Moore. Distribution and movements of West Indian humpback whales in winter. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 60:2203-2211
1984 Parry K., M. J.Moore & G. Hulland. Why do whales come ashore? New Scientist. 17 March: 716-717
1990 Moore M. J., R. Smolowitz and J. J. Stegeman. Cellular alterations preceding neoplasia in Pseudopleuronectes americanus from Boston Harbor, MA, USA. Mar. Environ. Res. 28 :425-429
1990 McMahon, G., L. J. Huber, M. J. Moore, J. J. Stegeman and G. N. Wogan. Mutations in C-K-ras oncogenes: prevalence in livers of winter flounder from Boston Harbor. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 87: 841-845
1990 Smolowitz, R. M., M. J. Moore and J. J. Stegeman. Cellular distribution of Cytochrome P450E in winter flounder liver with degenerative and neoplastic disease. Mar. Environ. Res. 28 :441-446.
1991 Tay K. L., K. G.Doe, F. J. Wade, B. A. Vaughn, R. E. Berrigan, and M. J. Moore. Biological effects of contaminants in Halifax Harbor sediments. Proc 17th Ann Toxics Workshop, Nov 5th 1990, Vancouver B.C. Can Tech. Rep. Fish. & Aq. Sci. 1774:383-426
1992 Koza, R. A., Moore M. J. , and J. J. Stegeman. Elevated ornithine decarboxylase activity in winter flounder exhibiting cellular lesions. Mar. Env. Res. 34: 19-23
1992 Moore M. J., and J. J. Stegeman. Bromodeoxyuridine uptake in hydropic vacuolation and neoplasms in winter flounder Mar. Env. Res. 34: 13-18
1993 Koza, R. A., M. J. Moore and J. J. Stegeman. Elevated ornithine decarboxylase activity and cell proliferation in neoplastic and vacuolated liver cells of winter flounder (Pleoronectes americanus). Carcinogenesis 14: 399-405
1994 Moore, M.J., D.F. Leavitt, A.M. Shumate, P. Alatalo and J.J. Stegeman. A cell proliferation assay for small fish and aquatic invertebrates using bath exposure to bromodeoxyuridine. Aq. Tox. 30:183-188
1994 Moore, M.J. and J.J. Stegeman. Hepatic neoplasms in winter flounder, P. americanus, from Boston Harbor, MA., U.S.A. Dis. Aq. Org. 20:33-48
1995 Duignan, P.J., House, C., Geraci, J., Early, G., Copland, H.G., Walsh, M.T., Bossart, G.D., Cray, C., Sadove, S., St Aubin, D.J., Moore, M.J.. Morbillivirus infection in two species of pilot whales (Globicephala sp.) from the Western Atlantic. Marine Mammal Science 11: 150-162
1996 Moore, M.J., Stegeman, J.J. Hepatocyte vacuolation and autolytic changes in the liver of pilot whales, G.melas, stranded on Cape Cod MA USA. Sci. Tot. Env. 186:105-108
1996 Moore, M., Shea, D., Hillman, R. and Stegeman, J.: Trends in hepatic tumors and hydropic vacuolation, fin erosion, organic chemicals and stable isotope ratios in winter flounder from Massachusetts, USA. Mar. Poll. Bull. 32: 458-470
1996 Steinhauer, W. G., C. D. Hunt, C. S. Peven, R. E. Hillman, M. J. Moore, J.J. Stegeman and D. Redford. Contaminants and cytochrome P4501A induction in bottom fish collected near the 106-mile site. J. of Marine Environmental Engineering. 3:173-187
1997 Moore, M., R. Smolowitz and J. Stegeman. Hydropically vacuolated hepatic epithelia in winter flounder from a chemically contaminated site. Dis. Aq. Org. 31:19-28
1998 Moore, M., C. Miller, A. Weisbrod, D. Shea, P. Hamilton, S. Kraus, V. Rowntree, N. Patenaude and J. Stegeman (1998). Cytochrome P450 1A and chemical contaminants in dermal biopsies of northern and southern right whales. International Whaling Commission Scientific Committee comprehensive assessment of right whales: A worldwide comparison. SC/M98/RW24
1998 Moore, M. J., Smolowitz, R. M., Leavitt, D. F., and Stegeman, J. Chemical impacts in fish and shellfish from Cape Cod and Massachusetts Bays. Environment Cape Cod 1:68-85.
1999 Moore, M. J., S. D. Berrow, B. J. Jensen, P. Carr, R. Sears, V. Rowntree, R. Payne and P. K. Hamilton. “Relative abundance of large whales around South Georgia (1979 - 1998).” Marine Mammal Science: 15.4
2000 Portway, V.A., P.B. Best, P.J. Clapham, P.K. Hamilton, M.J. Moore, R.S. Payne, V.J. Rowntree, M. Rivarola, C. M. Schaeff. (in press) Mitochondrial DNA differentiation and genetic diversity in south Atlantic (Moore et al. 2003)right whales (Eubalaena australis). Molecular Ecology 9:1793-1802
2000 Celander, M., Moore, M.J. and Stegeman, J.J. Cellular localization of CYP3A proteins in various tissues from pilot whale (Globicephala melas). Environ. Toxicol. Pharmacol. 8, 245-253.
2000 Weisbrod, A. V., Shea, D., Moore, M. J., and Stegeman, J. J. Bioaccumulation patterns of polychlorinated biphenyls and chlorinated pesticides in northwest Atlantic pilot whales. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 3:667-677.
2000 Weisbrod, A. V., Shea, D., Moore, M. J., and Stegeman, J. J. Organochlorine exposure and bioaccumulation in the endangered northwest Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) population. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 19:654-666.
2000 Wilson, J. Y., Cooke, S. R., Moore, M. M., Martineau, D., Mikaelian, I., Metner, D. A., Lockhart, W. L., and Stegeman, J. J. CYP1A localization in Beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas) from the St. Lawrence Estuary and the Arctic. Marine Environmental Research. 50:1-5.
2001 Weisbrod, A. V., Shea, D., Moore, M. J., and Stegeman, J. J. Species, tissue and gender-related organochlorine bioaccumulation in white-sided dolphins, pilot whales and their common prey in the Northwest Atlantic. Marine Environmental Research. 51:29-50.
2001 Moore, M. J., C. A. Miller, M. S. Morss, R. Arthur, W. Lange, K. G. Prada, M. K. Marx, and E. A. Frey. Ultrasonic measurement of blubber thickness in right whales. J. Cetacean Research and Management Spec. Iss. 2 301-309
2001 Wiley, D. N., G. Early, C. A. Mayo and M. J. Moore (2001). "Rescue and release of mass stranded cetaceans from beaches on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA; 1990-1999: a review of some response actions." Aquatic Mammals 27(2): 162-171.
2003 Moore, MJ; Mitrofanov, IV; Valentini, SS ; Volkov, VV; Kurbskiy, AV ; Zhimbey, EN; Eglinton, LB; Stegeman, JJ.. "Cytochrome P4501A expression, chemical contaminants and histopathology in roach, goby and sturgeon and chemical contaminants in sediments from the Caspian Sea, Lake Balkhash, and the Ily River Delta, Kazakhstan." Marine Pollution Bulletin 46: 107-119.
2003 Moore, M., L. Steiner, and B. Jann, Cetacean surveys in the Cape Verde Islands and the use of cookiecutter shark bite lesions as a population marker for fin whales. Aquatic Mammals 29: 383-389.
2004 Angell, C., Wilson, J., Moore, M., and Stegeman, J. 2004. Cytochrome P4501A1 expression in cetacean integument: implications for detecting contaminant exposure and effects. Marine Mammal Science 20:554-566.
2004 Moore, M., and Early, G. Cumulative sperm whale bone damage and the bends. Science 306:2215
2005 Moore, M., Lefkovitz, L., Hall, M., Hillman, R., Mitchell, D., and Burnett, J. Reduction in organic contaminant exposure and resultant hepatic hydropic vacuolation in winter flounder (Pseudopleuronectes americanus) following improved effluent quality and relocation of the Boston sewage outfall into Massachusetts Bay, USA: 1987–2003. Marine Pollution Bulletin 50:156-166. Reports
1978 Moore, M J., Cole, AT and Hutton, TC.: Final Report of the 1978 Cambridge Pilot Whale Expedition to the Faroe Islands
1979 Age structure of long-finned pilot whale from the Faroes: undergraduate thesis - Zoology Department, Cambridge University.
1979 Whitehead, H., Davies, N., Ingham, K. and Moore, M.: The humpback whales off the Bay de Verde Peninsula, Newfoundland. Final Report to Canadian Department of Fisheries and Oceans.
1984 Lambertsen, R. H. and Moore, M. J.: Behavioral and post mortem observations on fin whales killed with explosive harpoons. TC/36/HK. International Whaling Commission Tech. Comm. Rep.
1991 Moore M. J. . Vacuolation, proliferation and neoplasia in the liver of Boston Harbor winter flounder (Pseudopleuronectes americanus). M.I.T./W.H.O.I. Ph.D.thesis. W.H.O.I. Tech. Doc. 91-28:1-266
1992 Moore, M. J., Woodin, B. R. and Stegeman, J. J.: Liver pathology of winter flounder: Boston Harbor, Massachusetts Bay, and Cape Cod bay - 1991. Environmental Quality Department Tech. Rep. 92-5. Massachussets Water Resources Authority, Boston, MA.
1993 Moore, M. J. and Stegeman, J. J.: Liver pathology of winter flounder in Boston Harbor and Massachusetts and Cape Cod Bays. Environmental Quality Department Tech. Rep. 93-. Massachusetts Water Resources Authority, Boston MA.
1994 Moore, M., and Stegeman, J. 2 vs 4 cycle outboard motors: aromatic hydrocarbons and biological effects. First Boating Effects Workshop, Woods Hole.
1995 Moore, M. J., Smolowitz, R. M., Leavitt, D. F. and Stegeman, J. J.: Evaluation of Chemical Contaminant Effects in the Massachusetts Bays - Final Report. Massachusetts Bays Program - 100 Cambridge St, Boston MA MBP 95-05
1995 Hillman, R E, Moore, M J, Peven, C.S, Lewis, D.A, Hansen, L, Hunt,C.D, Stegeman, J.J. 1994 Fish and Shellfish Report - MWRA Tech Report
1996 Mitchell, D, Moore, M.J. et al. 1995 Fish and Shellfish Report - MWRA Tech Report
1996 Moore M.J.: Strategic research plan for stranded cetacea, seals and turtles in New England - Contract #9914 Report to New England Aquarium
1997 Moore, M. M., P. K. Hamilton, B. A. Jensen and R. Sears (1997). Cruise Report of the RV ABEL J 97-01 to the Historic Whaling Grounds North of South Georgia.: 21 pp.
1997 Moore, M. J., B. J. Jensen, R. Sears, P. K. Hamilton, J.J. Stegeman Final report to the US Marine Mammal Commission on large whales in South Georgia. 50 pp.
1997 Moore, M. J., C. A. Miller, M. S. Morss, R. Arthur, W. Lange and S. Kraus “Cruise No. 97-081: Health Assessment of the Northern Right Whale. Cruise Report to: Rinehart Coastal Research Center, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Massachusetts Environmental Trust and US State Department.” : 10pp.
1998 Moore, M., C. Miller, C. Godard and J. Stegeman. “Health Assessment of Small Cetaceans: Cellular Localization of Cytochrome P450 1A in Liver and Extrahepatic Organs of By-caught and Mass Stranded Odontocetes. FINAL REPORT for Cooperative Agreement # NA67FL0431, (Component 7 – Life History of Small Cetaceans).
1998 Crawford, RE, Stolpe, NE and Moore MJ Environmental Impacts of Boating: Proceedings of a Workshop held at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Dec 7 to 9 1994. WHOI Tech Rep WHOI-98-03 http://www.whoi.edu/coastalresearch/boatingimpact/TitleAcknContents.html.
1998 Miller, C., M. Morss, R. Arthur, W. Lange, K. Prada and M. Moore (1998). Ultrasonic measurement of blubber thickness in right whales. International Whaling Commission Scientific Committee comprehensive assessment of right whales: A worldwide comparison, Monkey Valley, South Africa, March 19-25 1998.
2000 Report of a Workshop on Large Whale Medical Intervention - Indications and Technology Development. Woods Hole Feb 7th
2001 Large whale disentanglement technology workshop. Moore, M, Reeb, D, Miller, C and Smith, D. Woods Hole, December 14th
2004 McLellan, W., Rommel, S., Moore, M., and Pabst, D. Right Whale Necropsy Protocol. Final Report to NOAA Fisheries for contract # 40AANF112525. 51 pp.
2004 Moore MJ, Uhlinger K and Smolowitz R. Flounder ulcer studies. Boston: Massachusetts Water Resources Authority. Report 2004-10. 19 p.
2007 Pugliares, K., S. Herzig, A. Bogomolni, C. Harry, K. Touhey and M. Moore. Marine Mammal Necropsy: an introductory guide for stranding responders and field biologists. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Technical Document 2007-06. 117pp.
Book Chapters 1993 Moore, M.J. and M.S. Myers, 1993. Pathobiology of chemical-associated neoplasia in fish. In: Aquatic toxicology: Molecular, Biochemical, and Cellular perspectives. Boca Raton, Lewis Publishers. 327-386.
1996 Moore, M. J. and M. S. Morss. Bromodeoxyuridine as a marker of cell proliferation in histological sections of aquatic organisms. Techniques in Aquatic Toxicology. G. K. Ostrander. Boca Raton, Lewis: 229-246.
1997 Moore, M. J. and J. J. Stegeman. Hepatic neoplasms and associated cells in winter flounder (Pleuronectes americanus) and mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus) from chemically-contamianted sites at Boston Massachusetts, USA. Spontaneous Animal Tumors: a survey. L. Rossi, R. Richardson and J. Harshbarger. Milan, Press point di Abbiategrasso: 89-94.
2007 Moore, M. J., W. A. Mclellan, P.-Y. Daoust, R. K. Bonde, A. R. Knowlton Right Whale Mortality: A Message from the Dead to the Living. In: Kraus, SD, R Rolland (eds) The Urban Whale: North Atlantic Right Whales at the Crossroads. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA
2007 Rolland, R., P. Hamilton, M. Marx, H. Pettis, C. Angell and M. Moore. External Perspectives on Right Whale Health in S.D. Kraus and R. Rolland, eds. The Urban Whale: North Atlantic Right Whales at the Crossroads. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA.
Popular Articles and Lectures on line Moore, M. J. 1982. Grindadrap: The Faroese Pilot Whale Drive. J. Am. Cet. Soc. 16:6-7.
Whither the North Atlantic Right Whale?
Scientists explore many facets of whales' lives to help a species on the edge of extinction
Two lectures as part of the WHOI OLI Right Whale Forum.