Organisms Research

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Matthew J. (Matt) Gray
Amphibians and ranaviruses

Groups and Facilities

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Center for Ag Synthetic Biology 
Unique automated platform for agricultural synthetic biology



Faculty 360 | Laura Russo, 12/2/2019

2016 AgResearch Faculty Awards, 10/6/2016


Recent Publications

Novel Methodology to Form Micro- and Nano-Plastics from Agricultural Plastic Materials and their Dimensional, Thermal, and Chemical Characterization.  A. F. Astner, D. G. Hayes, H. M. O'Neill, B. R. Evans, S. V. Pingali, V. S. Urban, and T. M. Young.  2019.  BioEnvironmental Polymer Society Annual Meeting, Greenville, SC, 5-7 June 2019. [Abstract]

Novel methodology to form micro- and nano-plastics from agricultural plastic materials and their dimensional, thermal and chemical characterization Astner, A. F., D. G. Hayes, H. M. O'Neill, B. R. Evans, S. V. Pingali, V. S. Urban, and T. M. Young.  2019.  Science of the Total Environment, 685: 1097-1106. [Abstract]

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]

Biodegradable Plastic Mulch Films for Sustainable Specialty Crop Production Hayes, D. G., M. B. Anunciado, J. M. DeBruyn, S. Bandopadhyay, S. M. Schaeffer, M. English, S. Ghimire, C. Miles, M. Flury, and H. Y. Sintim.  2019.  Polymers for Agri-Food Applications, Gutierrez, T.J. (Editor), Berlin, Springer Nature, pp. 183-213. [Abstract]

The probability of subclinical mastitis and isolated organisms in organic dairy herds varies between years.  Luc, E. K., L. Schneider, V. L. Couture, H. R. Bailey, P. D. Krawczel, S. R. Smith, A. Rius, and G. M. Pighetti.  2019.  American Dairy Science Association National Meeting.

The pathology of Bsal chytridiomycosis: documenting anatomical changes and exploring what they might mean clinically.  Miller, D. L., A. K. Grzelak, A. E. Towe, R. Ossiboff, C. Cray, R. Kumar, K. Ash, E. D. Carter, B. A. Bajo, M. Bohanon, A. C. Peterson, and M. J. Gray.  2019.  Joint Meeting of the American Fisheries Society and The Wildlife Society, Reno, NV, September, 2019. [Abstract]

KBase: the United States department of energy systems biology knowledgebase A. Arkin, P. Ranjan, et al.  2018.  Nature Biotechnology. [Abstract]

A Variable Polyglutamine Repeat Affects Subcellular Localization and Regulatory Activity of a Populus ANGUSTIFOLIA Protein A. Bryan, P. Ranjan, et al.  2018.  Genes, Genomes, Genetics. [Abstract]

Transcriptomic and Metabolomic Profiling of Chicken Adipose Tissue: Dual Purpose Benefit for Human Obesity and Poultry Production Beckford, R, E. Tague, S. Campagna, and B. H. Voy.  2018.  Current Metabolomics. [Abstract]

Degradation of triclosan by environmental microbial consortia and by axenic cultures of microorganisms with concerns to waste water treatment Chen, X.J., J. Zhuang, and K. Bester.  2018.  Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 102(13), 5403-5417.

Pleiotropic and Epistatic Network-Based Discovery: Integrated Networks for Target Gene Discovery D. Weighill, P. Ranjan, et al.  2018.  Frontiers in Energy Research. [Abstract]

Microorganisms isolated from subclinical intramammary infections present in dairy cattle from the southeast United States.  Enger, K., C. Petersson-Wolfe, R. A. Almeida, D. T. Nolan, P. D. Krawczel, J. Bewley, A. E. Stone, S. H. Ward, S. P. Oliver, and G. M. Pighetti.  2018.  Journal of Dairy Science, 101:285.