Marion Chevallier

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Marion Chevallier

Curriculum Vitae

2014 - 2017 PhD student in Analytical Chemistry at Genoscope (France)
2011 - 2014 M. Sc. Agronomy and Green Chemistry at AgroSup Dijon and ENSIACET (France)


  • Application of Carbon Compound Specific Isotope Analysis (CSIA) on chlordecone as a possible tool to evaluate chlordecone transformation in contaminated soils (In collaboration with the Isotope Biogeochemistry Department, UFZ, Leipzig)
  • Study of chlordecone microbial and chemical transformations : transformation products synthesis, purification and structural elucidation (MS, NMR)
  • Investigation of chlordecone microbial and chemical transformation pathways using natural and 13C-labelled compounds


  • Chevallier M., Cooper M., Kümmel S., Barbance A., Le Paslier D., Richnow H. H., Saaidi, P.-L., Adrian L., “Distinct carbon isotope fractionation signatures during biotic and abiotic reductive transformation of chlordecone “, Environmental Science and Technology, 2018, 52(6):3615–3624
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b05394

  • Chaussonnerie S., Saaidi P. L., Ugarte E., Barbance A., Fossey A., Barbe V., Gyapay G., Brüls T., Chevallier M., Couturat L., Muselet D., Fouteau S., Pateau E., Cohen G. N., Fonknechten N., Weissenbach J., Le Paslier D., Microbial degradation of a recalcitrant pesticide : chlordecone, Frontiers of Microbiology, 2016; 7:2025
    DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.02025