Dissemination Activities
Scientific publications
Karpouzas D.G., (2021) Assessing the effects of pesticides on the soil microbial community: advances,standardization of methods and the need for a new regulatory framework. In The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry. M. Sonia Rodríguez-Cruz and M. Jesús Sánchez-Martín, Spirnger Nature Switzerland DOI 10.1007/698_2021_797
Karpouzas D.G., Martin-Laurent F., Vryzas Z., (2022) Pesticide soil microbial toxicity: setting the scene for a new pesticide risk assessment for soil microorganisms. Pure and Applied Chemistry https://doi.org/10.1515/pac-2022-0201 
Presentations in Conferences
Pesticide Free Agriculture Conference, Dijon 2022
The coordinator Dimitrios Karpouzas attended the Conference Towards Pesticide Free Agriculture. What research to meet the pesticides reduction objectives embedded in the European Green Deal? which was organized in Dijon, France on 2-3 June 2022 and presented the project ARISTO
In the frame of the Conference Dr Karpouzas presented the project ARISTO in an EU projects workshop – “Pesticides and Agriculture: What are urgent research needs to move towards a pesticide free agriculture?.
9th Conference of MIKROBIOKOSMOS, Athens 2022

Manukyan et al., (2022) Assessing the toxicity of pesticides on natural soil and plant assemblages of AMF.
Pedrinho et al., (2022) Assessing the toxicity of biopesticides on soil microbiota using a modification of the OECD 216 test
18th ISME Conference, Laussane 2022
Several ARISTO members, fellows, and PIs, participated in the  18th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology (ISME) in Lausanne, Switzerland, 14-19 August. They attended many interesting talks and poster sessions on different topics,  learning new and inspiring facts and opening up new ways of thinking in science.  Also, they met and interacted with members of the scientific community from all over the world, exchanging ideas and knowledge. Τwo fellows, Eleftheria Bachtsevani (ECL) and Cara Meyer (INRAE) had the opportunity to present their first results  in the Soil Microbial Ecology poster session and discuss the ARISTO project and their work with other researchers.
ECOTOXICOMIC Conference 2022, Monpellier
Marta Perez, a fellow of ARISTO, along with Fabrice Martin-Laurent, Kathrin Fenner,
Michael-Thomas Marx and Dimitrios Karpouzas, all members of the ARISTO project network in front of her poster presenting her work on the effects of pesticides across the soil-food web in the ECOTOXICOMIC 2022 conference in Monpellier
The poster corner presentation of Marta Perez in the ECOTOXICOMIC 2022 conference in Monpellier
First ARISTO e-newsletter
2nd ARISTO e-newsletter
Fellows Seminars
Alexandre Pedrinho and Anna Manukyan fellows of the ARISTO project presented their PhD projects in the members of the laboratory of Plant and Environmental Biotechnology, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly in March 2022.