Antimicrobial Research

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Israeli and UTIA Scientists Receive Grant to Study Bovine Mastitis in Dairy Cows, 2/18/2019

Promotion and Tenure 2017, 10/16/2017


Recent Publications

Antimicrobial activity of Persicaria pensylvanica extract against Staphylococcus aureus Abdi, R. D., and O. Kerro Dego.  2019.  European Journal of Integrative Medicine, Volume 29, August 2019. [Abstract]

Assignment of virus and antimicrobial resistance genes to microbial hosts in a complex microbial community by combined long-read assembly and proximity ligation Bickhart, D. M., M. Watson, S. Koren, K. Panke-Buisse, L. M. Cersosimo, M. O. Press, C. P. Van Kessel, J. S. Van Kessel, B. J. Haley, S. W. Kim, C. Heiner, G. Suen, K. Baksh, I. Liachko, S. T. Sullivan, P. Myer, J. Ghurye, M. Pop, P. J. Weimer, A. M. Phillippy, and T. P. L. Smith.  2019.  Genome Biology, 20:153.

Prevalence of Antimicrobial Resistant Bacteria in Dairy Cattle Farms and Farm Environment in East Tennessee.  Gelalcha, B. D., M. Vancuren, B. E. Gillespie, and O. Kerro Dego.  2019.  UT Beef and Forage Center Annual Meeting November 19, Knoxville, TN..

Bicontinuous microemulsions as hosts systems for membrane peptides and proteins.  Hayes, D. G.  2019.  American Oil Chemists' Society, China Section Conference, Guangzhou, China, 9-10 November, 2019. [Abstract]

Carvacrol loaded solid lipid nanoparticles of propylene glycol monopalmitate and glyceryl monostearate: preparation, characterization, and synergistic antimicrobial activity He, J., S. Huang, X. Sun, L. Han, C. Chang, W. Zhang, and Q. Zhong.  2019.  Nanomaterials, 9(8), 1162.

Antimicrobial Zn-based 'TSOL' for citrus greening management: Insights from spectroscopy and molecular simulation Lui, S. H., T. B. Rawal, M. Soliman, B. Lee, T. Maxwell, P. Rajasekaran, H. C. Mendis, N. Labbé, S. Santra, L. Tetard, and L. Petridis.  2019.  Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 67, 6970-6977.

Properties and potential food applications of lauric arginate as a cationic antimicrobial Ma, Q., P. M. Davidson, and Q. Zhong.  2019.  International Journal of Food Microbiology, 315: 108417.

Sugar Esters.  Pyo, S. H., J. Chen, R. Ye, and D. G. Hayes.  2019.  Biobased Surfactants: Synthesis, Properties and Applications (2nd Ed), D.G. Hayes, D.K.Y. Solaiman, and R.D. Ashby, Eds, Elsevier Press, pp. 325-363. [Abstract]

Incorporation of Melittin Enhances Interfacial Fluidity of Bicontinuous Microemulsions Sharma, V. K., D. G. Hayes, S. Gupta, V. S. Urban, H. M. O'Neill, S. V. Pingali, M. Ohl, and E. Mamatov.  2019.  Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 123 (17): 11197-11206 (Journal cover). [Abstract]

Microemulsions containing cinnamon and orange oils as antimicrobial agents against Salmonella Enteritidis H4267.  Vuia-Riser, J., and Q. Zhong.  2019.  The 2019 IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo, June 2-5, New Orleans, LA. Paper #P01-099.

Sciadopitys verticillata Resin: Volatile Components and Impact on Plant Pathogenic and Foodborne Bacteria Yates, D.I, B. H. Ownley, N. Labbé, J. J. Bozell, W. E. Klingeman, E. K. Batson, and K. D. Gwinn.  2019.  Molecules, 24(20), 3767. [Abstract]

Antimicrobial resistance patterns of S. aureus and other bacterial mastitis pathogens isolated from milk of dairy cows.  Abdi, R. D., B. E. Gillespie, G. M. Pighetti, R. A. Almeida, S. P. Oliver, and O. Kerro Dego.  2018.  Mastitis Research Workers Annual meeting, October 24 – 26, Chicago, Illinois..