Publications 2020

Peer-reviewed Publications

  1.  Alhaj Sulaiman AA, Kassem II. 2020. First report of the plasmid-borne colistin resistance gene (mcr-1) in Proteus mirabilis isolated from domestic and sewer waters in Syrian refugee camps. Travel Med Infect Dis. 33:101482. doi: 10.1016/j.tmaid.2019.101482.

  2.  Burnett J, Wu ST, den Bakker HC, Cook PW, Veenhuizen DR, Hammons SR, Singh M, Olivera HF. 2020. Listeria monocytogenes is prevalent in retail produce environments but Salmonella enterica is rare. Food Cont 

  3.  Cho Y, Kim H, Beuchat LR, Ryu J-H. 2020. Synergistic activities of gaseous oregano and thyme thymol essential oils against Listeria monocytogenes on surfaces of a laboratory medium and radish sprouts. Food Microbiol. 86:

  4.  Dev Kumar G., Mis Solval K, Mishra A, Macarisin, D. 2020. Antimicrobial efficacy of pelargonic acid micelles against Salmonella varies by surfactant, serotype and stress response. Sci Rep 10, 10287 (2020).

  5.  Dev Kumar G, Mishra A, Dunn L, Townsend A, Oguadinma IC, Bright KR, Gerba CP. 2020. Biocides and novel antimicrobial agents for the mitigation of coronaviruses. Frontiers Microbiol.

  6.  Forghani F, Li S, Zhang S, Mann DA, Deng X, den Bakker HC, Diez-Gonzalez F. 2020. Salmonella enterica and Escherichia coli in wheat flour: detection and serotyping by a quasimetagenomic approach assisted by magnetic capture, multiple-displacement amplification, and real-time sequencing. Appl Environ Microbiol. 86(13):e00097-20. doi: 10.1128/AEM.00097-20.

  7.  Gadotti C, Forghani F, and Diez-Gonzalez F. 2020. Evaluation of single and combined antimicrobial treatments to inhibit Salmonella in queso fresco. Food Microbiol. 85: 103286

  8.  Hassan J, Kassem II. 2020. Audacious Hitchhikers: The role of travel and the international food trade in the global dissemination of mobile colistin-resistance (mcr) genes. Antibiotics 9, 370

  9.  He Y, Zhou X, Chen Z, Deng X, Gehring A, Ou H, Zhang L, Shi X. 2020. PRAP: Pan resistome analysis pipeline. BMC Bioinformatics 21:20.

 10.  Hwang D, Rothrock Jr MJ, Pang H, Kumar GD, Mishra A. 2020. Farm management practices that affect the prevalence of Salmonella in pastured poultry farms. LWT, 109423.

 11.  Jiang N, Dev Kumar G, Chen J, Mishra A, Mis Solval K. 2020. Comparison of concurrent and mixed-flow spray drying on viability, growth kinetics and biofilm formation of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG microencapsulated with fish gelatin and maltodextrin. LWT - Food Sci Tech 124; 109200.

 12.  Kumar GD, Patel J, Ravishankar S. 2020. Contamination of spinach at germination: A route to persistence and environmental reintroduction by Salmonella. Int J Food Microbiol. 326:108646. doi: 10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2020.108646.

 13.  Lee S, Kim H, Beuchat LR, Kim Y, Ryu JH. 2020. Synergistic antimicrobial activity of oregano and thyme thymol essential oils against Leuconostoc citreum in a laboratory medium and tomato juice. Food Microbiol. 90:103489. doi: 10.1016/

 14.  Sourenian T, Mann D, Li S, Deng X, Jaafar H, Kassem II. 2020.Dissemination of multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli harboring the mobile colistin resistance gene mcr-1.1 on transmissible plasmids in the Mediterranean Sea. J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 22:84-86. doi: 10.1016/j.jgar.2020.05.007

 15.  Qi Y, He Y, Beuchat LR, Zhang W, Deng X. 2020. Glove-mediated transfer of Listeria monocytogenes on fresh-cut cantaloupe. Food Microbiol 88(103396) DOI: 10.1016/

16.  Xu F, Ge C, Luo H, Li S, Wiedmann M, Deng X, Zhang G, Stevenson A, Baker RC, Tang S. 2020. Evaluation of real-time nanopore sequencing for Salmonella serotype prediction. Food Microbiol. 89:103452