Part of Dwight Ferguson's dissertation work, Detection of Airborne Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Inside and Downwind of a swine Building, and in Animal Feed: Potential Occupational, Animal Health, and Environmental Implications.
In the Washington Post, I write about "antibiotic-free" meat products--what does it mean? What does ‘meat raised without antibiotics’ mean — and why is it important?
A blog post discussing our new paper: ST398 carriage and infections in farmers, United States.
"Countries Wary Of Drug-Resistant Staph Moving From Pigs To People" in which my work and other developments in livestock-associated Staphylococcus aureus are covered by Maryn McKenna.
Part of the PLoS Pathogens "Pearls" series, a new review: Livestock-Associated Staphylococcus aureus: The United States Experience.
Part of PhD student Dwight Ferguson's dissertation, Evaluation of the Filtration Efficiency of the N95 Filtering Facepiece Respirator for Airborne Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
Bethany Brookshire writes about some of our latest lab research--and our high school student, Yutao (Max) Su, who helped with it as a summer project in my lab.
New paper! With PhD student Raj Nair, research assistant Dipendra Thapaliya, and high school summer student Yutao (Max) Su--Resistance to Zinc and Cadmium in Staphylococcus aureus of Human and Animal Origin.
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