Algal Toxins

Environmental factors influencing the quantitative distribution of microcystin and common potentially toxigenic cyanobacteria in U.S. lakes and reservoirs
John R. Beaver, Claudia E. Tausz, Kyle C. Scotese, Amina I. Pollard, and Richard M. Mitchell.
Harmful Algae (2018) 78: 118-128

The ability of household pitcher-style water purifiers toremove microcystins depends on filtration rate and activated carbon source
Justin D. Chaffin, Erica L. Fox, Callie A. Nauman, Kristen N. Slodysko.
Water Science and Technology: Water Supply (2018) April 20

Occurrence of Harmful Cyanobacteria in Drinking Water from a Severely Drought-Impacted Semi-arid Region
Juline M. Walter, Fabyano A. C. Lopes, Mônica Lopes-Ferreira, Lívia M. Vidal, Luciana Leomil, Fabiana Melo, Girlene S. de Azevedo, Rossandra M. S. Oliveira, Alba J. Medeiros, Adriana S. O. Melo, Carlos E. De Rezende, Amilcar Tanuri and Fabiano L. Thompson. Front. Microbiol. (2018) 9: Article 176

Evaluation of microcystin contamination in blue-green algal dietary supplements using a protein phosphatase inhibition-based test kit
David W. Marsana, Stephen M. Conrad, Whitney L. Stutts, Christine H. Parker, Jonathan R. Deeds. Heliyon (2018) 4: e00573

Algal Blooms and Cyanotoxins in Jordan Lake, North Carolina
Daniel Wiltsie, Astrid Schnetzer, Jason Green, Mark Vander Borgh, Elizabeth Fensin.
Toxins (2018) 10: 92

Effect of chlorination by-products on the quantitation of microcystins in finished drinking water
Laura Rosenblum, Alan Zaffiro, William A. Adams, Steven C. Wendelken. Toxicon (2017) 138: 138-144

Algal bloom response and risk management: On-site response tools
Susan B. Watson, Arthur Zastepa, Gregory L. Boyer, Eric Matthews. Toxicon (2017) 129: 144-152

Cyanotoxins: Which detection technique for an optimum risk assessment?
Virginie Gaget, Melody Lau, Barbara Sendall, Suzanne Froscio, Andrew R. Humpage.
Water Research (2017) 118: 227–238

Validation of ELISA methods for search and quantification of β-n-methylamino-l-alanine (BMAA) in water and fish tissue.
Maria Teresa Clausi, Valeria Vita, Milena Bruno, Cinzia Franchino, Gianluca Trifirò, Maria Paola Palumbo, Francesca Floridi, Rita De Pace.
International Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry (2016) 96: 1290-1299

US EPA Method 546: Determination of Total Microcystins and Nodularins in Drinking Water and Ambient Water by ADDA Enzyme-Linked Immuosorbent Assay.
Alan Zaffiro, Laura Rosenblum, Steven C. Wendelken. US EPA, 24 pp, 815-B-16-011, September 2016.

Spatial and temporal variation in microcystins occurrence in wadeable streams in the Southeastern USA.
Keith A. Loftin, Jimmy M. Clark, Celeste A. Journey, Dana W. Kolpin, Peter C. Van Metre, and Paul M. Bradley. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (2016).

The effects of water sample treatment, preparation, and storage prior to cyanotoxin analysis for cylindrospermopsin, microcystin and saxitoxin.
Lisa Kamp, Jennifer L. Church, Justin Carpino, Erin Faltin-Mara, Fernando Rubio. Chemico-Biological Interactions (2016) 246:45-51.

Effects of trophic status on microcystin production and the dominance of cyanobacteria in the phytoplankton assemblage of Mediterranean reservoirs.
Maria Antonietta Mariani, Bachisio Mario Padedda, Jan Kaštovský, Paola Buscarinu, Nicola Sechi, Tomasa Virdis & Antonella Lugliè. Scientific Reports (2015) 5: Article number 17964.

Draft White Paper on Cyanotoxin Treatment.
Ohio EPA and American Water Works Association (2015).

Transfer of microcystin from freshwater lakes to Puget Sound, WA and toxin accumulation in marine mussels (Mytilus trossulus).
E.P. Preece, Barry C. Moore, and F. Joan Hardy. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety (2015) 122:98-105.

Evaluation of three field test kits to detect microcystins from a public health perspective.
Rocia Aranda-Rodriguez, Zhiyun Jin, Jeromy Harvie, Ashley Cabecinha. Harmful Algae (2015) 42:34-42.

Biodegradation of [D-Leu1] microcystin-LR by a bacterium isolated from sediment of Patos Lagoon estuary, Brazil.
Gilmar AF Lemes, Luiza W Kist, Mauricio R Bogo, João S Yunes. Journal of Venomous Animals and Toxins including Tropical Diseases (2015) 21:4.

2015 Drinking Water Health Advisories for Two Cyanobacterial Toxins.
U.S. EPA Office of Water, document 820F15003 (2015).

Biomarkers of brevetoxin exposure and composite toxin levels in hard clam (Mercenaria sp.) exposed to Karenia brevis blooms.
Ann Abraham, Kathleen R. El Said, Yuesong Wang, Edward L.E. Jester, Steven M. Plakas, Leanne J. Flewelling, Michael S. Henry, Richard H. Pierce. Toxicon 96 (2015) 82-88;

Responses of sympatric Karenia brevis, Prorocentrum minimum, and Heterosigma akashiwo to the exposure of crude oil.
Koray Özhan, Sibel Bargu. Ecotoxicology (2014) 23:1387-1398;

First report of microcystin-producing Fischerella sp. (Stigonematales, Cyanobacteria) in tropical Australia.
Samuel Cires, Carlos Alvarez-Roa, Susanna A. Wood, Jonathan Puddick, Virginia Loza, Kirsten Heimann. Toxicon 88 (2014) 62-66.

Phylogenies of microcystin-producing Cyanobacteria in the Lower Laurentian Great Lakes suggest extensive genetic connectivity.
Timothy W. Davis, Susan B. Watson, Mark J. Rozmarynowycz, Jan J.H. Ciborowski, Robert Michael McKay, George S. Bullerjahn. PLOS One, Sept. (2014).

Thicker filaments of Aphanizomenon gracile are more harmful to Daphnia than thinner Cylindrospermopsis raciborskii.
Lukasz Wejnerowski, Slawek Cerbin, Marcin Krzysztof Dziuba. Zoological Studies (2014).

Colorimetric microtiter plate receptor-binding assay for the detection of freshwater and marine neurotoxins targeting the nicotinic acetylcholine receptors.
Fernando Rubio, Lisa Kamp, Justin Carpino, Erin Faltin, Keith Loftin, Jordi Molgo, Romulo Araoz. Toxicon 91 (2014) 45-56.

Exposure to the cyanotoxin microcystin arising from interspecific differences in feeding habits among fish and shellfish in the James Rive Estuary, Virginia.
Wood, James D. et al. Environmental Science and Technology (2014), 48: 5194-5202.

Cylindrospermopsin accumulation and release by the benthic cyanobacterium Oscillatoria sp PCC 6506 under different light conditions and growth phases.
Myriam, B. et al. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 92. (2014) 2:243-247.

Exposure to the cyanotoxin microcystin arising from inter-specific differences in feeding habits among fish and shellfish in the James River Estuary, Virginia.
Wood, J.D. et al. Environ. Sci. Technol. (2014).

Recognition of an important water quality issue at zoos: prevalence and potential threat of toxic cyanobacteria.
Doster, E. et al. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine (2014) 45(1): 174-177.

Experimental manipulation of TN:TP ratios suppress cyanobacterial biovolume and microcystin concentration in large-scale in situ mesocosms.
Harris, Ted D. et al. Lake and Reservoir Management (2014) 30:72-83.

The extraction and analysis of cylindrospermopsin from human serum and urine.
Foss A.J., Aubel M.T. Toxicon (2013) 70: 54-61. 10.1016/j.toxicon.2013.04.007

Invasive dreissenid mussels and round gobies: a benthic pathway for the trophic transfer of microcystin.
Amanda E. Poste and Ted Ozersky. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (2013) vol. 32, 9:2159-2164.

The presence of microcystins in fish Cyprinus carpio tissues: a histopathological study.
Mitsoura et al. International Aquatic Research (2013) 5:8.

Monitoring toxic cyanobacteria and cyanotoxins (microcystins and cylindrospermopsins) in four recreational reservoirs (Khon Kaen, Thailand).
Somdee et al. Environ Monit Assess (2013) 185:9521-9529.

Assessment of Cylindrospermopsin Toxin in an Arid Saudi Lake Containing Dense Cyanobacterial Bloom.
Mohamed ZA, Sl-Shehri AM. Environ Monit Assess (2013) 185:2157-2166.

Microcystin Producing Cyanobacterial Communities in Amvrakikos Gulf (Mediterranean Sea, NW Greece) and Toxin Accumulation in Mussels (Mytilus galloprovincialis).
Vareli K, Zarali E, Zacharioudakis GSA, Vagenas G, Varelis V, Pilidis G, Briasoulis E, Saninis I. Harmful Algae (2012) 109-118.

Assessment of Microcystin Distribution and Biomagnification in Tissues of Aquatic Food Web Compartments from a Shallow Lake and Evaluation of Potential Risks to Public Health.
Papadimitriou T, Kagalou I, Stalikas C, Pilidis G, Leonardos I D. Ecotoxicology (2012) 21:1155-1166.

Spatial and Temporal Dynamics of Cyanotoxins and Their Relation to Other Water Quality Variables in Upper Klamath Lake, Oregon, 2007-2009.
Eldridge SLC, Wood TM, Echols KR. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigation Report (2012), 2012-5069, 34 p.

Onboard Screening Dockside Testing as a New Means of Managing Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning Risks in Federally Closed Waters.
DeGrasse S, Conrad S, DiStefano P, Vanegas C, Wallace D, Jensen P, Hickey JM, Cenci F, Pitt J, Deardorr D, Rubio F, Easy D, Donovan MA, Laycock M, Rouse D, Mullen J. Deep-Sea Research II:

Toxin Content and Cytotoxicity of Algal Dietary Supplements.
Heussner AH, Mazija L, Fastner J, Dietrich DR. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology (2012), 265:263-271.

Evaluation of the Abraxis Strip Test for Microcystins for Use with Wastewater Effluent and Reservoir Water.
Humpage AR, Froscio SM, Lau H-M, Murphy D, Blackbeard J. Water Research (2012), 46:1556-1565.

Quantitative assessment of aerosolized cyanobacterial toxins at two New Zealand lakes.
S.A. Wood and D.R. Dietrich. J. Environ. Monit. (2011) 13:1617.

Effects of Freshwater Input on Nutrient Loading, Phytoplankton Biomass, and Cyanotoxin Production in an Oligohaline Estuarine Lake.
Bargu S, White JR, Li C, Czubakowski J, Fulweiler RW. Hydrobiologia, 2011, 661: 377-389.

Bioaccumulation of Microcystins By Fish Associated with A Persistent Cyanobacterial Bloom In Lago De Patzcuaro (Michoacan, Mexico).
Berry JP, Lee E, Walton K, Wilson AE, and Bernal-Brooks F. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 2011 SETAC.

Cyanotoxin mixtures and taste-and-odor compounds in cyanobacterial blooms from the Midwestern United States.
Graham, J.L. et al. Environ. Sci. Technol. (2010) 44: 7361-7368.

Evaluating the Potential Risk of Microcystins to Blue Crab (Callinectes sapidus) Fisheries and Human Health in a Eutrophic Estuary.
Garcia AC, Bargu S, Dash P, Rabalais NN, Sutor M, Morrison W, Walker ND. Harmful Algae (2010) 134-143.

Paralytic shellfish poisoning toxin-producing cyanobacterium Aphanizomenon gracile in northeast Germany.
Ballot A, Fastner J, Wiedner C. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2010, 76(4): 1173-80.

Composition and Toxic Potential of Cyanoprokaryota in Vacha Dam (Bulgaria).
I. Teneva, D. Belkinova, I. Dimitrova-Dyulgerova, M. Vlaknova and R. Mladenov. Biotechnology & Biotechnological Equipment, 2010, 24:2, 26-32 special edition.

Phytoplankton community of the drinking water supply reservoir Borovitsa (South Bulgaria) with an emphasis on cyanotoxins and water quality.
Ivanka Teneva, Rumen Mladenov, Detelina Belkinova, Ivanka Dimitrova-Dyulgerova and Balik Dzhambazov. Central European Journal of Biology (2010), 5(2): 231-239.

Responses of the rotifer Brachionus calyciflorus to two tropical toxic cyanobacteria (Cylindrospermopsis raciborskii and Microcystis aeruginosa) in pure and mixed diets with green algae.
Maria Carolina Silva Soares, Miquel Lürling, Vera L.M. Huszar. J. Plankton Res. (2010) 32 (7): 999-1008.

The cylindrospermopsin gene cluster of Aphanizomenon sp. strain 10E6: organization and recombination.
Anke Stüken, Kjetill S. Jakobsen; Microbiology (2010), 156: 2438-2451.

Microcystin Production in Epiphytic Cyanobacteria on Submerged Macrophytes.
Mohamed Z.A., Al Shehri A.M.; Toxicon (2010) 55: 1346-1352.

Cyanotoxin Mixtures and Taste-and-Odor Compounds in Cyanobacterial Blooms from the Midwestern United States.
Jennifer L. Graham, Keith A. Loftin, Michael T. Meyer, and Andrew C. Ziegler. Environ. Sci. Technol. (2010) 44 (19): 7361–7368

Accumulation of Microcystins in Water and Fish Tissues: An Estimation of Risks Associated with Microcystins in Most of the Greek Lakes.
Papadimitriou T, Kagalou I, Bacopoulos V, Leonardos ID. Environmental Toxicology (2009), pg 418.

A survey for the presence of microcystins in aquaculture ponds in Zaria, Northern-Nigeria: Possible public health implication.
Chia, A.M., Oniye, S.J., Ladan, Z., Lado, Z., Pila, A.E., Inekwe, V.U., Mmerole, J.U.; African Journal of Biotechnology (2009), 22: 6282-6289.

Novel toxic effects associated with a tropical Limnothrix/Geitlerinema-like cyanobacterium.
Bernard C, Froscio S, Campbell R, Monis P, Humpage A, Fabbro L. Environ Toxicol. 2009 Nov 30.

Survey of Toxic Algal (Microcystin) Distribution in Florida Lakes.
Bigham D.L., Hoyer M.V., Canfield Jr. D.E.; Lake and Reservoir Management 2009, 25:264-275.

Microcystin in Minnesota Lakes.
Heiskary S., Lindon M.; Lakeline (2009), 29(2): 23-28.

The Nebraska Experience.
Brakhage P.A. Lakeline (2009) 29(2): 29-33.

The Presence of Microcystins in Aquatic Ecosystems in Northern Nigeria: Zaria as a Case Study.
Chia A.M., Abolude D.S., Ladan Z., Akanbi O., Kalaboms A. Research Journal of Environmental Toxicology, 2009, 3(4): 170-178.

Phytoplankton Assemblages and Monitoring of Cyanotoxins in Trakiets Reservoir.
Teneva I., Belkinova D., Dimitrova-Dyulgerova I., Mladenov R. Scientific researches of the Union of Scientists in Bulgaria-Plovdiv, series B. Natural Sciences and Humanities, vol. 12, ISSN 1311-9192, Technics, Technologies, Natural Sciences and Humanities Session, 5-6 November 2009.

The first occurrence of the cyanobacterial alkaloid toxin cylindrospermopsin in the Czech Republic as determined by immunochemical and LC/MS methods.
Lucie Bláhová, Michal Oravec, Blahoslav Maršálek, Lenka Šejnohová, Zdeněk Šimek, and Luděk Bláha. Toxicon 2009, 53(5): 519-524.

Comparative determination of paralytic shellfish toxins (PSTs) using five different toxin detection methods in shellfish species collected in the Aleutian Islands, Alaska.
Costa PR, Baugh KA, Wright B, Ralonde R, Nance SL, Tatarenkova N, Etheridge SM, Lefebvre KA. Toxicon. 2009 Sep 1;54(3):313-20.

Effect of Irrigation with Lake Water Containing Microcystins on Microcystin Content and Growth of Ryegrass, Clover, Rape, and Lettuce.
J.R. Crush, L.R. Briggs, J.M. Sprosen, S.N. Nichols; Environ Toxicol (2008), 23: 246–252.

Microcystin concentrations and genetic diversity of Microcystis in the lower Great Lakes.
Dyble J, Fahnenstiel GL, Litaker RW, Millie DF, Tester PA. Environ Toxicol. 2008, 23(4):507-16.

Characterization of Intracellular and Extracellular Saxitoxin Levels in Both Field and Cultured Alexandrium spp. Samples from Sequim Bay, Washington.
Kathi A. Lefebvre, Brian D. Bill, Aleta Erickson, Keri A. Baugh, Lohna O’Rourke, Pedro R. Costa, Shelly Nance, Vera L. Trainer. Mar. Drugs 2008, 6, 117-146.

Recreational Exposure to Low Concentrations of Microcystins During an Algal Bloom in a Small Lake.
Lorraine C. Backer, Wayne Carmichael, Barbara Kirkpatrick, Christopher Williams, Mitch Irvin, Yue Zhou, Trisha B. Johnson, Kate Nierenberg, Vincent R. Hill, Stephanie M. Kieszak, Yung-Sung Cheng; Mar. Drugs (2008), 6(2), 389-406.

Guidelines for Design and Sampling for Cyanobacterial Toxin and Taste-and-Odor Studies in Lakes and reservoirs.
Jennifer L. Graham, Keith A. Loftin, Andrew C. Ziegler, and Michael T. Meyer. US Geological Survey, Scientific Investigations Report 2008–5038 (2008)

Cyanotoxin ELISA Testing in Delaware.
Edythe Humphries, Katie Painter, and Ben Pressly. State of Delaware Environmental Laboratory (2008)

Comparison of Two Cell Lysis Procedures for Recovery of Microcystins in Water Samples from Silver Lake in Dover, Delaware, with Microcystin Producing Cyanobacterial Accumulations.
Loftin K.A., Meyer M.T., Rubio F., Kamp L., Humphries E., Whereat E.; U.S. Geological Survey, Open-File Report 2008-1341.

Development of Sensitive Immunoassay Formats for Algal Toxins.
Rubio F., Kamp L., Church J., Slawecki R.; Abstracts of Papers, 234th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, Aug. 19-23, 2007, AGRO-005.

Characterization of Aerosols Containing Microcystin.
Cheng Y.S., Zhou Y., Irvin C.M., Kirkpatrick B., Backer L.C.; Marine Drugs 2007, 5: 136-150.

Epidemiology of recreational exposure to freshwater cyanobacteria – an international prospective cohort study.
Ian Stewart, et al. BMC Public Health 2006, 6:93.

Recovery of MC-LR in Fish Liver Tissue.
Ernst B., Dietz L., Hoeger S.J., Dietrich D.R.; Environmental Toxicology 20 (2005), 4: 449-458.

A review of analytical methods for assessing the public health risk from microcystin in the aquatic environment.
Peter R. Hawkins, Sreten Novic, Peter Cox, Brett A. Neilan, Brendan P. Burns, Glen Shaw, Wasa Wickramasinghe, Yuwadee Peerapornpisal, Werawan Ruangyuttikarn, Tomoaki Itayama, Takeshi Saitou, Motoyuki Mizuochi and Yuhei Inamori. Journal of Water Supply: Research and Technology (2005), 54.8: 509-518.

Congener-Independent Immunoassay for Microcystins and Nodularins.
Fischer W.J., Garthwaite I., Miles C.O., Ross K.M., Aggen J.B., Chamberlin A.R., Towers N.R., Dietrich D.R.; Environ. Sci. Technol. (2001), 35: 4849-4856.

Current Situation and Perspective for HABs Monitoring on the Russian Pacific Coast.
Orlova T.


Glyphosate residue concentrations in honey attributed through geospatial analysis to proximity of large-scale agriculture and to a biological mechanism whereby the herbicide enters the food chain.
Carl J. Berg, H. Peter King, Glenda Delenstarr, Ritikaa Kumar, Fernando Rubio, Tom Glaze. PLOS ONE, manuscript in review, April 2018.

Glyphosate monitoring in water, foods, and urine reveals an association between urinary glyphosate and tea drinking: A pilot study.
Joshuva John and He Liu. Int J Env Health Eng (2018) 7: 2.

Biomonitoring of Danish school children and mothers including biomarkers of PBDE and glyphosate.
Knudsen LE, Hansen PW, Mizrak S, Hansen HK, Mørck TA, Nielsen F, Siersma V, Mathiesen L. Reviews on Environmental Health, published online March 17, 2017.

Glyphosate Residues in Groundwater, Drinking Water and Urine of Subsistence Farmers from Intensive Agriculture Localities: A Survey in Hopelchén, Campeche, Mexico.
Jaime Rendon-von Osten and Ricardo Dzul-Caamal. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health (2017) 14(6): 595.

Elevated Urinary Glyphosate and Clostridia Metabolites With Altered Dopamine Metabolism in Triplets With Autistic Spectrum Disorder or Suspected Seizure Disorder: A Case Study.
William Shaw. Integrative Medicine (2017) 16: 50-57.

Inkjet-printed microtiter plates for portable electrochemical immunoassays.
M Jović, Y Zhu, A Lesch, A Bondarenko, F Cortés-Salazar, F Gumy, HH Girault. Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry (2017) 786: 69–76.

Land use effects on pesticides in sediments of prairie pothole wetlands in North and South Dakota.
S McMurry, J Belden, L Smith, S Morrison, D Daniel, B Euliss, N Euliss Jr., B Kensinger, B Tangen. Science of The Total Environment (2016) 565: 682–689.

Biochemical investigations and glyphosate detection in downer cow syndrome.
R Rulff, W Schrödl, S Basiouni, M Krüger; International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research 2016, 7(4): 1548-53.

Determinación de la concentración de glifosato en agua mediante la técnica de inmunoabsorción ligada a enzimas (ELISA).

Determining the presence of glyphosate through the Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) technique in the protected landscape Laguna de Rocha and its surroundings, Uruguay.
Nardo, Daniela, Evia, Gerardo, Castiglioni, Enrique, Egaña, Eduardo, Galietta, Giovanni, Laporta, Martín, Núñez Chichet, María Eugenia; INNOTEC 2015, 10 (64 – 70).

Atrazine and glyphosate dynamics in a lotic ecosystem: the common snapping turtle as a sentinel species.
Derrick L. Douros, Karen F. Gaines, James M. Novak. Environ Monit Assess (2015) 187:114.

Glyphosate-rich air samples induce IL-33, TSLP and generate IL-13 dependent airway inflammation.
Sudhir Kumar, Marat Khodoun, Eric M. Kettleson, Christopher McKnight, Tiina Reponen, Sergey A. Grinshpun, Atin Adhikari. Toxicology (2014) 325: 42-51.

Survey of glyphosate residues in honey, corn and soy products.
Fernando Rubio, Emily Guo, Lisa Kamp; J Environ Anal Toxicol (2014) 5:1.

Environmental and toxicological impacts of glyphosate with its formulating adjuvant.
Szekacs et al. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology International Journal of Agricultural, Biosystems Science and Engineering 2014, Vol. 8, No. 3.

Detection of glyphosate residues in animals and humans.
Kruger et al.; J Environ Anal Toxicology 2014, 4:2.

Field investigations of glyphosate in urine of Danish dairy cows.
Kruger et al.; J Environ Anal Toxicology 2013, 3:5.

Comparison of four commercial enzymatic assay kits for the analysis of organophosphate and carbamate insecticides in vegetables.
Xu T, Wang X, Slawecki R, Rubio F, Li J, Li Q X; Food Control (2012) 27: 94 – 99.

Determination of glyphosate residues in Hungarian water samples by immunoassay.
Mörtl M., et al.; Microchem J. (2013) 107: 143 – 151.

Application of a permethrin immunosorbent assay method to residential soil and dust samples.
Chuang J.C., Van Emon J.M., Tefft M.E., Wilson N.K.; Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part B: Pesticides, Food Contaminants, and Agricultural Wastes (2010), 45:6, 516-523.

Development of a sensitivity enhanced multiplexed fluorescence covalent microbead immunosorben assay (FCMIA) for the measurement of glyphosate, atrazine and metolachlor mercapturate in water and urine.
Biagini R.E., Smith J.P., Sammons D.L., MacKenzie B.A., Striley C.A.F., Robertson S.K., Snawder J.E.; Anal Bioanal Chem (2004) 379: 368-374.

Responses of stream macroinvertebrates and ecosystem function to conventional, integrated and organic farming.
Francis S. Magbanua, Colin R. Townsend, Grant L. Blackwell, Ngaire Phillips, Christoph D. Matthaei. Journal of Applied Ecology (2010), 47(5): 1014–1025.

Comparison of immunoassay and HPLC-MS/MS used to measure urinary metabolites of atrazine, metolachlor, and chlorpyrifos from farmers and non-farmers in IowaComparison of immunoassay and HPLC-MS/MS.
Brian D Curwin, Misty J Hein, Dana B Barr and Cynthia Striley; Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology (2010), 20: 205-212.

Plasma levels of DDE/DDT and liver function in malaria control personnel 6 months after indoor residual spraying with DDT in northern Uganda, 2008.
Bimenya GS, Harabulema M, Okot JP, Francis O, Lugemwa M, Okwi AL.; S Afr Med J. (2010), 100(2):118-21.

Toxicity of Formulated Glyphosate (Glyphos) and Cosmo-Flux to Larval Colombian Frogs 1. Laboratory Acute Toxicity.
M.H. Bernal; K.R. Solomon; G. Carrasquilla. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A, (2009), 72(15-16): 961 – 965.

Evaluation of an ELISA Method for Acetochlor Analysis in the Le Sueur River Watershed.
VanRyswyk B., Tollefson D.; Minnesota Department of Agriculture, Dec. 2009.

Rapid and Sensitive Screening Method for the Detection of Organophosphates and Carbamates in Water and Food Samples.
Slawecki R., Rubio F.; Abstract, 236th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, Aug. 17-21, 2008, AGFD-187.

Low cost monitoring of glyphosate in surface waters using the ELISA method: an evaluation.
Byer JD, Struger J, Klawunn P, Todd A, Sverko E.; Environ Sci Technol. (2008), 42(16): 6052-6057.

Development of a Magnetic Particle-Based Enzyme Immunoassay for the Determination of Penoxsulam in Water.
Rubio D.R., Kamp L.M., Heilman M., Williams L., Rubio F.M.; J. Agric. Food Chem. (2008), 56(17): 7606-7612.

Urinary pesticide concentrations among children, mothers and fathers living in farm and non-farm households in Iowa.
Curwin BD, Hein MJ, Sanderson WT, Striley C, Heederik D, Kromhout H, Reynolds SJ, Alavanja MC.
Ann Occup Hyg (2007) Jan; 51(1):53-65.

Sucrose amendment enhances phytoaccumulation of the herbicide atrazine in Arabidopsis thaliana.
Cécile Sulmon, Gwenola Gouesbet, Françoise Binet, Fabrice Martin-Laurent, Abdelhak El Amrani , Ivan Couée. Environmental Pollution (2007), 145(2): 507-515.

Development of a Permethrin Magnetic Particle-Based ELISA.
Rubio F., Parrotta C., Kamp L., Chruch J., Stanker L.H. Abstract, 232nd ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 10-14, 2006, AGRO-153.

Enzyme linked immunoassay analysis (ELISA) of Atrazine in raw and finished drinking water.
Jiang H., Graziano N., Roberson A., McGuire M. Environmental Engineering Science (2006), 23(2): 357-366.

2004 National Atrazine Occurrence Monitoring Program Using the Abraxis ELISA Method.
Graziano N., McGuire M., Roberson A., Adams C., Jiang H., Blute N.; Environmental Science and Technology (2006), 40(4): 1163-1171.

Comparison of a Direct ELISA and an HPLC Method for Glyphosate Determinations in Water.
Fernando Rubio, Linda J. Veldhuis, B. Stephen Clegg, James R. Fleeker, and J. Christopher Hall. J. Agric. Food Chem. (2003), 51(3): 691–696.

Immunoassay Detection of Herbicide Residues in Corn.
Connie L. Hardy, Charles R. Hurburgh, Jr.; Cereal Chem. (1994), 71(2): 107-111.



Impact of secondary treatment types and sludge handling processes on estrogen concentration in wastewater sludge.
Erica J. Marti, Jacimaria R. Batista. Science of the Total Environment 470-471 (2014) 1056-1067.

Land-cover effects on the fate and transport of surface-applied antibiotics and 17-beta-estradiol on a Sandy Outwash Plain, Anoka County, Minnesota, 2008-09.
Trost, J.J., Kiesling, R.L., Erickson, M.L., Rose, P.J., and Elliott, S.M., Scientific Investigations Report 2013-5202, p. 51. U. S. Department of the Interior, U. S. Geological Survey.

Removal of 17ß-Estradiol by nylon filter membrane: adsorption kinetics and thermodynamics.
Min Liu, Edward P.C. Lai, Yu Yang. IJRRAS (2012 Apr) 11(1): 67.

Comparative study of an estradiol enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay kit, liquid chromatography–tandem mass spectrometry, and ultra performance liquid chromatography–quadrupole time of flight mass spectrometry for part-per-trillion analysis of estrogens in water samples.
Marinella Farré, Marina Kuster, Rikke Brix, Fernando Rubio, María-J. López de Aldaand Damià Barceló; Journal of Chromatography A (2007), 1160(1-2): 166-175.

Laying-Sequence-Specific Variation in Yolk Oestrogen Levels, and Relationship to Plasma Oestrogen in Female Zebra Finches (Taeniopygia guttata).
Williams T.D., Ames C.E., Kiparissis Y., Wynne-Edwards K.E.; Proc. R. Soc. B (2005) 272: 173-177.


Industrial Chemicals

Evaluation of a Quechers-like extraction APPROACH for the determination of PBDEs in mussels by Immuno-assay-based screening methods.
S Romanellia, F Bettazzi, T Martellini, WL Shelver, A Cincinelli, R Galarini, I Palchetti. Talanta (2017), in press.

Serum levels of polybrominated diphenyl ethers in girls with premature thelarche.
Annalisa Deodati, et al. Horm Res Paediatr (2016) 86: 233-239 .

Effects of Stormwater and Snowmelt Runoff on ELISA-EQ Concentrations of PCDD/PCDF and Triclosan in an Urban River.
Urbaniak M, Tygielska A, Krauze K, Mankiewicz-Boczek J. PLoS ONE (2016) 11(3).

Utilisation of an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) for determination of alkylphenols in various environmental matrices. Comparison with LC-MS/MS method.
Camille Pasquet, Emmanuelle Vulliet. Talanta (2011), 85: 2492-2497.

Development of an immunoassay and a sol–gel-based immunoaffinity cleanup method for coplanar polychlorinated biphenyls from soil and sediment samples.
Miriam Altstein, Orna Ben Aziz, Nir Skalka, Alisa Bronshtein, Jane C. Chuang and Jeanette M. Van Emon. Analytica Chimica Acta (2010), 675(2): 138-147.

Bisphenol A Blood and Saliva Levels Prior To and After Dental Sealant Placement In Adults.
Zimmerman Downs, Joyce M.; Shuman, Deanne; Stull, Sharon C.; Ratzlaff, Robert E.; Journal of Dental Hygiene (2010), 84(3): 145-150(6).

Development of a magnetic particle immunoassay for polybrominated diphenyl ethers and application to environmental and food matrices.
Weilin L. Shelver, Carmen D. Parrotta, Richard Slawecki, Qing X. Li, Michael G. Ikonomou, Damià Barcelo, Silvia Lacorte and Fernando M. Rubio. Chemosphere (2008), 73(1): S18-S23, Supplement 1.

Measurement of Triclosan in Water Using a Magnetic Particle Enzyme Immunoassay.
Shelver W.L., Kamp L.M., Church J.L., Rubio F.M.; J. Agric. Food Chem. (2007), 55(10): 3758–3763.

TEQ screening in fish oil using two ELISA kits for dioxin-like PCBs.
Hasegawa J., Guruge K.S., Seike N., Shirai Y., Yamata T., Yamanaka N., Miyazaki S.; Organohalogen Compounds (2007), 69, 612/1 – 612/4.


Markers for Bioactivity

Two New Competitive ELISA Methods for the Determination of Caffine and Cotinine in Wastewater and River Waters.
Simone Nicolardi, Sonia Herrera, Maria Jesus Martinez Bueno, Amadeo R Fernandez-Alba; Analytical Methods (2012), 4: 3364-3371.



Effects of exposure to the toxin Cry1Ab through Bt maize fed prey on the performance and digestive physiology of the predatory rove beetle Atheta coriaria.
Matías García, Félix Ortego, Pedro Castañera, and Gema P. Farinós. Biological Control (2010) 55(3): 225-233.

Cry1Ab Toxin Production of Mon 810 Transgenic Maize.
Székács A, Lauber E, Juracsek J, Darvas B.; Environ Toxicol Chem. (2010), 29(1):182-190.

Molecular phylogeny of 12 families of the Chinese butterflies based on mitochondrial ND1 and 16S rRNA gene sequences (Lepidoptera: Ditrysia: Rhopalocera).
Zou F., Hao J., Huang D., Zhang D., Zhu G., Zhu C.; Acta Entomologica Sinica, 2009, 52(2): 191 – 201.

Is the Cry1Ab Protein from Bacillusthuringiensis (Bt) Taken Up by Plants from Soils Previously Planted with Bt Corn and by Carrot from Hydroponic Culture?
Icoz I., Andow D., Zwahlen C., and Stotzky G.; Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology (2009), 83(1): 48-58.

Reduced fitness of Daphnia magna fed a Bt-transgenic maize variety.
Bøhn T, Primicerio R, Hessen DO, Traavik T;

No Evidence for the Uptake of Cry1Ab Bt-endotoxins by the Generalist Predator Scarites subterraneus (Coleoptera: Carabidae) in Laboratory and Field Experiements.
Harwood J.D., Samson R.A., Obrycki J.J.; Biocontrol Science and Technology (2006), 16(4): 377-388.

Food safety: screening tests used to detect and quantify GMO proteins.
Monica Ermolli, Anna Fantozzi, Massimiliano Marini, Domenico Scotti, Branko Balla, Sebastian Hoffmann, Maddalena Querci, Claudia Paoletti and Guy Van den Eede.; Accreditation and Quality Assurance: Journal for Quality, Comparability and Reliability in Chemical Measurement (2006), 11(1-2): 55-57.

An Innovative High Throughput Assay for the Detection and the Quantification of Mon 810 and Bt 11 in Maize.
Fantozzi A., Massimiliano M., Domenico S., Ermolli M., Eede G.D.; European Commission Joint Research Centre.




Comparative Study of Seroneutralization and Antibody Response against the N-Protein of SARS-CoV-2 (July 2020)
Patricia Sastre (Eurofins INGENASA), Paloma Rueda (Eurofins INGENASA), Carmen Vela (Eurofins Technologies) Download document

High titers of multiple antibody isotypes against the 1 SARS-CoV-2 spike receptor-binding domain and nucleoprotein associate with better neutralization.
Maria G. Noval, Maria E. Kaczmarek, Akiko Koide, Bruno A. Rodriguez-Rodriguez, Ping Louie, Takuya Tada, Takamitsu Hattori, Tatyana Panchenko, Larizbeth A. Romero, Kai Wen Teng, Andrew Bazley, Maren de Vries, Marie I. Samanovic, Jeffrey N. Weiser, Ioannis Aifantis, Joan Cangiarella, Mark J. Mulligan, Ludovic Desvignes, Meike Dittmann, Nathaniel R. Landau, Maria Aguero-Rosenfeld, Shohei Koide, and Kenneth A. Stapleford Download document

Two serological approaches for detection of antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 in different scenarios: A screening tool and a point-of-care test
Alexis C.R.Hoste, Angel Venteo, Alba Fresco-Taboada, IstarTapia, Alejandro Monedero, Lissette López, Maarten F.Jebbink, Elisa Pérez-Ramírez, Miguel Angel Jimenez-Clavero, Mercedes Almonacid, Patricia Muñoz, Jesus Guinea, Carmen Vela, Liavan der Hoek, Paloma Rueda, Patricia Sastre Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease, Aug 2020


Monitoring Legionella to Address a Growing Problem
Diana Hulboy, December 2016

Legionella: A Growing Problem
Diana Hulboy, Water Quality Products Magazine, May 2016

Preventing an Outbreak of Legionnaires’ Disease.
Diana Hulboy, Waste Management, February 2016

Legionella proposed for inclusion in EPA’s Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule (UCMR) 4.
Diana Hulboy, January 20, 2016, on



Mycotoxins / Eurofins Abraxis

Time-resolved fluoroimmunoassay of zearalenone in cereals with a europium chelate as label.
Zhihong MA, Biao HUANG, Jue ZHANG, Yi ZHANG, Lan ZHU,Qiang TU; Journal of Rare Earths (2009), 27(6): 1088-1091.

Mycotoxins / Eurofins Tecna

Rapid and sensitive screening of ochratoxin A in wine samples by competitive ELISA.
Persic L., Perrone P. and Paleologo Oriundi M.
Poster presentation at the VIIth International Conference on Agri-Food Antibodies. Sept. 10-13, 2003. Uppsala, Sweden

Ocratossina A nel vino: valutazione delle prestazioni di un kit ELISA
Brera C., Bentivoglio L., Minardi V., Debegnach F., Paleologo M.
Rapporti ISTISAN 05/42, ISSN 1123-3117, 2005: 298-300

Saggi immunoenzimatici: quale ruolo nel controllo delle micotossine?
Paleologo Oriundi M.
Rapporti ISTISAN 05/42, ISSN 1123-3117, 2005: 301-303

Celer ZON: a rapid enzyme immunoassay for the quantitative determination of zearalenone in cereals. Diana F., Persic L. and Paleologo Oriundi M.
Poster presentation at the XIIth International IUPAC Symposium on Mycotoxins and Phycotoxins. May 21-25, 2007. Istanbul, Turkey.

Celer FUMO: a rapid enzyme immunoassay for the quantitative determination of fumonisins in maize. Diana F., Persic L., Tamburlini F., and Paleologo Oriundi M.
Poster presentation at the 30th Mycotoxin Workshop. April 28-30, 2008. Utrecht, The Netherlands.

Celer AFLA: a rapid enzyme immunoassay for the quantitative determination of total aflatoxins in cereals and feed.
Diana F., Persic L., Tamburlini F., and Paleologo Oriundi M.
Poster presentation at the 13th ICC Cereal and Bread Congress. International Association for Cereal Science and Technology. June 15-18, 2008. Madrid, Spain.

Nueva linea de kits rapidos “Celer” de la marca Tecna para la detection cuantitativa de micotoxinas en cereales, alimentos y fructos secos.
Diana F., Persic L., Paleologo Oriundi M. Martin A.
Alimentaria, Dec 2008: 128-130.

Celer Afla B1: un ELISA veloce e pratico per la determinazione dell’aflatossina B1 nelle derrate alimentari.
Diana F., Bacer V., Puppini B., Persic L., Paleologo Oriundi M.
Rapporti Istisan 10/32, 2010: 197-203

Rapid and sensitive DON mycotoxin assay comparison on wheat, durum wheat and corn.
Diana F., Rosar G., Persic L., Paleologo M.
Poster presentation at the Food and Beverage Test Expo. February 8-10, 2011, Cologne, Germany.

Rapid screening tools for the quantitative detection of deoxynivalenol in wheat: a comparative study between lateral flow and ELISA performances.
Diana F., Rosar G., Paoluzzi E., Bianco E., Persic L., Paleologo Oriundi M.
Poster presentation at the World Mycotoxins Forum meets IUPAC, 5-9 Nov 2012, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

A new fast ELISA test kit for the quantitative detection of T-2 and HT-2 toxins: from R&D development to interlaboratory trial.
Rosar G., Gon F., Puppini B., Baudino R., Rizzi N., Tosi, G., Diana F.
Poster presentation at the World Mycotoxins Forum meets IUPAC, 5-9 Nov 2012, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

Monitoraggio delle contaminazioni di DON nel frumento mediante un nuovo test rapido quantitativo. Bianco E., Diana F., Paoluzzi E., Rosar G., Marzari R.
Rapporti ISTISAN 13/18, ISSN 1123-3117, 2013: 151-156

Sviluppo di un nuovo saggio ELISA per la determinazione della tossina T-2 avente elevata cross-reattività per la tossina HT-2.
Rosar G., Gon F. e Diana F.
Rapporti ISTISAN 13/18, ISSN 1123-3117, 2013: 144-150

Mycotoxin poly-contamination in maize: fast and sensitive ELISA test kits for a multi-analytical screening. Gon F., Rosar G., Paoluzzi E., Diana F.
Poster presentation at the RME 2013, 21-23 January, Noordwijkerhout, THE NETHERLANDS.

Analysis of mycotoxins in complex matrices by enzyme immunoassays.
Rosar G., Persic L., Gon F., Puppini B., Bassani V., Diana F.
Poster presentation at the 35th Mycotoxin Workshop, 2013, 22-24 May, Ghent, Belgium.

A reliable and well- controlled screening tool: I’screen Afla M1 MILK ELISA kit.
Diana F., Vascotto F., Rosar G., Persic L.
Poster presentation at the 6th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Food Analysis, 2013, 5-8 November, Prague, Czech Republic

Effects of "master curve calibration" on the performances of some ELISAs for food contaminants.
Rosar G., Persic L., Bassani V., Gon F., Ranieri C., Diana F.
Poster presentation at the 6th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Food Analysis, 2013, November 5-8, Prague, Czech Republic.

Mycotoxins screening in maize by immunoassays: how extraction might affect the accuracy of results. Rosar G., Gon F., Diana F.
Poster presentation at the 6th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Food Analysis, 2013, November 5-8, Prague, Czech Republic.

SMART STRIP Afla B1: a new quantitative lateral-flow immunoassay for the specific detection of aflatoxin B1 in maize.
Bianco E., Diana F., Paleologo Oriundi M., Persic L.
Poster presentation at the International Mycotoxin Conference ISM 2014, Beijing, P. R. China.

Development of a quantitative lateral-flow immunoassay for the detection of deoxynivalenol in soft and durum wheat.
Bianco E., Gon F., Diana F., Paleologo M., Persic L.
Poster presentation at the International Mycotoxin Conference ISM 2014, Beijing, P. R. China.

A master-curve calibrated immunoassay for the quantitative detection of zearalenone in maize, wheat, feed and DDGS.
Gon F., Bianco E., Barbara Cini, Rosar G., Diana F.
Poster presentation at the 36th Mycotoxin Workshop 2014, Goettingen, Germany.

Direct analysis of aflatoxin M1 in not skimmed milk using B ZERO Afla M1 ELISA kit.
Diana F., Bianco E., Persic L.
Poster presentation at the World Mycotoxins Workshop, 2014, Wien, Austria.

A new lateral flow platform for the analysis of mycotoxins in cereals.
Diana F., Bianco E., Gon F., Persic L.
Poster presentation at the World Mycotoxins Forum meets IUPAC, 2014, Wien, Austria.

Determinazione di deossinivalenolo e forme modificate mediante kit ELISA
Righetti L., Rosar G., Dall’Asta C., Paleologo Oriundi M.
Rapporti ISTISAN 15|C4 r ISSN: 0393 – 5620, 2015: 70.

Direct analysis of aflatoxin M1 in not skimmed milk using B ZERO AFLA M1 ELISA kit.
Diana F., Bianco E., Persic L.
Poster presentation at the Rapid Methods Europe 2015 10th Conference, 20-22 April 2015, Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands.

Determinazione di deossinivalenolo e forme modificate mediante kit ELISA
Righetti L., Rosar G., Paleologo Oriundi M. and Dall’Asta C.
Poster al V Congresso Nazionale ‘Le Micotossine nella Filiera Agro-Alimentare’, 28-30 sett, Roma.

5 minutes quantitative detection of fumonisins in maize and DDGS by SMART STRIP FUMO.
Gon F., Oplatowska-Stachowiak M., Haughey S., Elliot C. and Persic L.
Poster presentation at the 7th International Symposium on recent Advances in Food Analysis. Nov 2-3, 2015 Prague.

Fit-for-purpose immunochemical test kits for fumonisins screening: different solutions for different needs.
Gon F., Diana F. and Persic L.
Poster presentation at the 7th International Symposium on recent Advances in Food Analysis. Nov 2-3, 2015 Prague.

Monitoring the performances of Tecna’s ELISA test kits for mycotoxins through proficiency test participation.
Rosar G., Puppini B., Bassani V. and Persic L.
Poster presentation at the 7th International Symposium on recent Advances in Food Analysis. Nov 2-3, 2015 Prague.

Group detection of DON and metabolites by an ELISA kit.
Righetti L., Rosar G., Paleologo Oriundi M. and Dall’Asta C.
Poster presentation at the 7th International Symposium on recent Advances in Food Analysis. Nov 2-3, 2015 Prague.

Development of a multiplex mycotoxins microarray.
McNamee S. E., Rosar G., Bravin F., Elliott C. T., Campbell K.
Poster presentation at the World Mycotoxins Forum meets IUPAC, 6-9 June 2016, Winnipeg, Canada.

Development of a nanoarray capable of the rapid and simultaneous detection of zearalenone, T2-toxin and fumonisin.
McNamee S. E., Bravin F., Rosar G., Elliott C. T., Campbell K. (2017).
Talanta, 164, 368-376.

Multiplex and automatic ELISA systems for the quantitative detection of mycotoxins in cereals.
Paleologo M. (2017)
Oral communication at the 1st ICC Asia-Pacific Grain Conference, 21-24 May 2017, Xiamen, China.

High-throughput microarray-based enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay.
Rosar G., Bravin F., Diana F., Persic L (2018).
Poster presentation at the World Mycotoxins Forum, 12-14 March 2018, Amsterdam, NL.

Aflatoxin M1 analysis of non-skimmed bovine milk with I’screen AFLA M1 ELISA kit.
Sternieri M., Diana F., Persic L (2018).
Poster presentation at the World Mycotoxins Forum, 12-14 March 2018, Amsterdam, NL.



O157 and non-O157 STEC (E.coli)

Escherichia coli O104:H4: a New Challenge in Iraq.
Muna AL-Musawi, Kamil AL-Jobori, Adil Al-Musawi, Sahar Ali; Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research (2018), 10: 1118-1121.

Novel monoclonal antibodies against Stx1d and 1e and their use for improving immunoassays.
Xiaohua He, Stephanie Patfield, Reuven Rasooly, Daniela Mavrici; Journal of Immunological Methods (2017), 447: 52-56.

Evaluation of ELISA Tests Specific for Shiga Toxin 1 and 2 in Food and Water Samples.
Andrew G. Gehring, Pina M. Fratamico, Joseph Lee, Leah E. Ruth, Xiaohua He, Yiping He, George C. Paoli, Larry H. Stanker, Fernando M. Rubio; Food Control (2017), 77: 145-149.

Validation of Two New Immunoassays for Sensitive Detection of a Broad Range of Shiga Toxins.
Kong Q, Patfield S, Skinner C, Stanker LH, Gehring AG, Fratamico PM, et al.; Austin Immunology (2016), 1(2): 1007.

Detection and Isolation of Shiga Toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) O104 and Other STEC Serogroups of Public Health Concern.
Baranzoni GM, Fratamico P, Rubio F, Glaze T, Launchi N, Bagi L, Albonetti S; Poster, International Association for Food Protection (IAFP) Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2014.

Development and Evaluation of Latex Agglutination Tests, Immunomagnetic Beads and ELISAs for Non—0157 Shiga Toxin-Producing E. coli (STEC).
Rubio F, Glaze T, Medina M, Fratamico P, Fan X; Poster, 126th AOAC Annual Meeting and Exposition, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2012.

Detecting deadly colonies of E. coli.
Rosalie M. Bliss. Agricultural Research (2013), July: 18-19.



Adsorption of sulfamethazine from environmentally relevant aqueous matrices onto hypercrosslinked adsorbent MN250.
Maria E. Grimmett. Journal of Environmental Quality (2015), 44(4):1183-92.

Analytical evaluation of a high-throughput enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for acrylamide determination in fried foods.
Milan Franek, Daniel Rubio, Iva Diblikova, Fernando Rubio. Talanta 123(2014) 146-150.

Removal of sulfamethazine by hypercrosslinked adsorbents in aquatic systems.
Maria E. Grimmett. Journal of Environmental Quality (2013), 42: 2-9.

Screening and confirmatory methods for the determination of melamine in cow’s milk and milk-based powdered infant formula: Validation and proficiency-tests of ELISA, HPLC-UV, GC-MS and LC-MS/MS.
Lutter P, Savoy-Perroud MC, Campos-Gimenez E, Meyer L, Goldmann T, Bertholet MC, Mottier P, Desmarchelier A, Monard F, Perrin C, Robert F, Delatour T; Food Control (2011) 22:903-913.

Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay Detection of Melamine in Infant Formula and Wheat Food Products.
Garber E.A., Brewer V.A.; J. Food Protein (2010) 73(4):701-7

High-throughput screening of dioxins in sediment and soil using selective pressurized liquid extraction with immunochemical detection.
Jane C. Chuang, Jeanette M. Van Emon, Mary E. Schrock. Chemosphere (2009), 77(9): 1217-1223.

ELISA for Sulfonamides and Its Application for Screening in Water Contamination.
Weilin L. Shelver, Nancy W. Shappell, Milan Franek, Fernando R. Rubio. J. Agric. Food Chem. (2008), 56(15): 6609–6615

Detection of melamine using commercial enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay technology.
Garber E.A.; J Food Prot. (2008); 71(3):590-4.

High-Throughput Melamine Detection with SpectraMax Absorbance Microplate Readers and Abraxis’ Melamine ELISA Kit.
David C. Deardorff & Cathy Olsen   Application Note

Dioxins and Other Environmental contaminants in Food.
Shelver W., Kamp L., Church J., Rubio F.; Journal of Agriculture and Food Chemistry, 2007, Apr. 25th.

Sulfamethazine uptake by plants from manure-amended soil.
Dolliver H, Kumar K, Gupta S. J Environ Qual. (2007), 36(4): 1224-30.



Screening of bovine urines to detect Boldenone and its metabolites by an enzyme immunoassay kit. Persic L, Nachtmann C., Perrone P., Rastelli M., Caddeo C., Ferraro M., Paleologo Oriundi M.
Poster presentation at the 4th International Symposium on Hormone and Veterinary Drug Residue Analysis. 2002. Antwerpen, Belgium.

Validation of two enzyme immunoassays for aminoglycoside residues according to European Decision 657/2002.
Diana F., Paleologo Oriundi M., Persic L.
Food Addit Contam. 2007. 24(12): 1345-1352.

Superscreen Tetra: an enzyme-receptor assay for high throughput detection of tetracyclines in foodstuffs Puppini B., Tamburlini F., Persic L. and Paleologo Oriundi M.
Poster presentation at the 122nd AOAC Annual meeting & exposition. September 21-24, 2008. Dallas, Texas.

Multi residue screening analyses by integrated ELISA kits managed by an innovative robot.
Diana F., Rosar G., Curto P., Persic L. and Paleologo Oriundi M.
Poster presentation at the 4th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Food Analysis. November 4-6, 2009. Prague, Czech Republic.

Rapid and sensitive detection of antimicrobial residues in honey by binding assays.
Diana F., Puppini B., Bacer V., Postogna E., Persic L. and Paleologo Oriundi M.
Poster presentation at the International Conference on Beekeeping Development and Honey Marketing. October 30-November 1, 2010. Hanoi, Vietnam.

MK-Robot: a flexible automatic system for multi-residue screening by ELISA kits.
Diana F., Rosar G., Persic L., Paleologo Oriundi M.
Poster presentation at the 6th International Symposium on Hormone and Veterinary Drug Residue Analysis. June 1-4, 2010. Ghent, Belgium

Validation of a high sensitivity ELISA kit for broad range sulfonamides detection in food and feed.
Galarini R., Buratti R., Bertini B., Persic L.
Poster presentation at the 5th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Food Analysis. November 1-4, 2011. Prague, Czech Republic.

I’screen Sulfa QL: a new qualitative enzyme immunoassay for a rapid and sensitive detection of thirteen sulfonamides in food.
Diana F., Rosar G., Puppini B., Paoluzzi E., Persic L., Paleologo Oriundi M.
Poster presentation at the 5th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Food Analysis. November 1-4, 2011. Prague, Czech Republic.

Superscreen TETRA HS, a supersensitive enzyme-receptor assay for high throughput detection of tetracyclines in foodstuffs.
Persic L., Puppini B., Rosar G., and Paleologo M..
Poster presentation at the 5th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Food Analysis. November 1-4, 2011. Prague, Czech Republic.

Enzyme immunoassay for rapid and sensitive detection of thirteen sulfonamides in food.
Rosar G., Diana F., Puppini B., Persic L., Paleologo Oriundi M.
Poster presentation at the 56th Meat Industry Conference. June 12-15, 2011. Tara, Serbia.

I'screen STREPTO: a new enzyme immunoassay for the quantitative determination of streptomycin and dihydrostreptommycin in honey.
Diana F., Rosar G., Persic L. and Paleologo Oriundi M.
Poster presentation at the Euroresidue VII: Proceedings of the Conference on Residues of Veterinary Drugs in Food, 14-16 May 2012, Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands, Book 2: 461-466.

Master-curve calibrated screening assay for the detection of tetracyclines in foodstuffs.
Diana F., Paleologo Oriundi M., Rosar G., Persic L.
Poster presentation at the 7th International symposium on hormone and veterinary drug residue analysis, 2014, Ghent, Belgium.

An enzyme immunoassay for the quantitative determination of streptomycin and dihydrostreptomycin in honey.
Diana F., Rosar G., Persic L., Fieramosca F. and Paleologo Oriundi M.
Poster presentation at the 3rd International Congress on Bee Products. Sept. 29th – Oct. 1st 2014, Opatija, Croatia.

Development and validation of a new qualitative ELISA screening for multiresidue detection of sulfonamides in food and feed.
Galarini R., Diana F., Moretti S., Puppini B., Saluti G., Persic L.
Food Control 35, 2014, 300-310.

Effect-based detection of synthetic glucocorticoids in bovine urine
Pitardi D., Cini B., Paleologo Oriundi M., Brouwe A., Behnish P., van der Linden S., Vincenti M., Capra P., Gili M., Pezzolato M., Meloni D., Bozzetta E.
Food Attitives & Contaminats, Part A, 2015 (32) 194-204.

Exploiting antibody and receptor cross-reactivities to develop broad range master-curve valibrated assays for tetracyclines and sulphonamides.
Bassani V., Rosar G., Diana F., Galarini R. and Persic L.
Poster presentation at the 7th International Symposium on recent Advances in Food Analysis. Nov 2-3, 2015 Prague.

B ZERO CAP TOTAL: a new master-curve calibrated immunoassay for the detection of chloramphenicol in MILK.
Gon F., Paoluzzi E., Piccotto M. and Diana F.
Poster presentation at the Euroresidue conference. May 23-25, 2016 Egmond aan Zee, the Netherlands.

A novel multispot ELISA for antibiotic screening.
McNamee S. E., Rosar G., Elliott C. T., Campbell K.
Poster presentation at the Euroresidue conference. May 23-25, 2016 Egmond aan Zee, the Netherlands.

Feasibility of a novel multispot nanoarray for antibiotic screening in honey.
McNamee S. E., Rosar G., Persic L., Elliott C. T.,  Campbell K. (2017).
Food Additives & Contaminants: Part A, 34(4), 562-572.