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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Jeffery McGarvey (Jeff)
Foodborne Toxin Detection and Prevention
Microbiologist

Phone: (510) 559-5837
Fax: (510) 559-6429
USDA, ARS, PWA, WRRC-FTDP
800 BUCHANAN STREET
ALBANY, CA, 94710

Projects
Environmental and Ecological Approaches to Eliminate Fungal Contamination and Mycotoxin Production in Plant Products
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 421019
Dairy Waste Water Use as Fertilizer
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 425518

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Bacterial population structure and dynamics during the development of almond drupes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mcgarvey, J.A., Connell, J., Stanker, L.H., Hnasko, R.M. 2014. Bacterial population structure and dynamics during the development of almond drupes. Journal of Applied Microbiology. 116:1542-1552.
A monoclonal antibody based capture ELISA for botulinum neurotoxin serotype B: toxin detection in food - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stanker, L.H., Scotcher, M.C., Cheng, L.W., Ching, K., Mcgarvey, J.A., Hodge, D., Hnasko, R.M. 2013. A monoclonal antibody based capture ELISA for botulinum neurotoxin serotype B: toxin detection in food. Toxins. 5(11):2212-2226. DOI:10.3390/toxins5112212.
Bacterial population dynamics during the ensiling of Medicago sativa (alfalfa) and subsequent exposure to air - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mcgarvey, J.A., Franco, R., Palumbo, J.D., Hnasko, R.M., Stanker, L.H., Mitloehner, F. 2013. Bacterial population dynamics during the ensiling of Medicago sativa (alfalfa) and subsequent exposure to air. Journal of Applied Microbiology. 114:1661-1670.
Development and characterization of six monoclonal antibodies to hemagglutinin-70 (HA70) of Clostridium botulinum and their application in a sandwich ELISA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scotcher, M.C., Cheng, L.W., Ching, K.H., Mcgarvey, J.A., Hnasko, R.M., Stanker, L.H. 2013. Development and characterization of six monoclonal antibodies to hemagglutinin-70 (HA70) of Clostridium botulinum and their application in a sandwich ELISA. Monoclonal Antibodies in Immunodiagnosis and Immunotherapy. 32(1):6-15. doi: 10.1089/mab.2012.0071.
Rapid multiplex immunoassay to distinguish botulinum neurotoxin serotypes on a single lateral flow device(Abstract) - (Abstract Only) - (04-Aug-12)
Novel epitopes identified by Anti-PrP monoclonal antibodies produced following immunization of Prnp0/0 Balb/cJ mice with purified scrapie prions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stanker, L.H., Scotcher, M.C., Lin, A.V., Mcgarvey, J.A., Prusiner, S., Hnasko, R.M. 2012. Novel epitopes identified by Anti-PrP monoclonal antibodies produced following immunization of Prnp0/0 Balb/cJ mice with purified scrapie prions. Hybridoma. 31(5):312-324. doi:10.1089/hyb.2012.0022.
Ethanol and volatile fatty acid production from lignocellulse by Clostridium cellulolyticum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Williams, K., Zheng, Y., Mcgarvey, J.A., Fan, Z., Zhang, R. 2012. Ethanol and volatile fatty acid production from lignocellulse by Clostridium cellulolyticum. International Scholarly Research Network (ISRN). 2013:1-7.
Rapid and selective detection of botulinum neurotoxin serotypes-A and –B with a single immunochromatographic test strip - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ching, K.H., Lin, A.V., Mcgarvey, J.A., Stanker, L.H., Hnasko, R.M. 2012. Rapid and selective detection of botulinum neurotoxin serotypes-A and –B with a single immunochromatographic test strip. Journal of Immunological Methods. 380:23-29.
A rapid method to improve protein detection by indirect ELISA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hnasko, R.M., Lin, A.V., Mcgarvey, J.A., Stanker, L.H. 2011. A rapid method to improve protein detection by indirect ELISA. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 410(4):726-731. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2011.06.005.
Effects of oxygenated drinking water on gaseous emissions, rumen microorganisms and milk production in dairy cattle - (Abstract Only) - (15-Feb-11)
The Effects of Sodium Bisulfate on the Bacterial Population Structure of Dairy Cow Waste - (Abstract Only) - (11-Jan-11)
Incidence of fumonisin B2 production within Aspergillus section Nigri populations isolated from California raisins Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Palumbo, J.D., O Keeffe, T.L., Mcgarvey, J.A. 2011. Incidence of fumonisin B2 production within Aspergillus section Nigri populations isolated from California raisins. Journal of Food Protection. 74:672-675.
Acidification of calf bedding reduces fly development and bacterial abundance - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (17-Nov-09)
Effect of dietary monensin on the bacterial population structure of dairy cattle colonic contents - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mcgarvey, J.A., Hamilton, S., Depeters, E., Mitloehner, F. 2010. Effect of dietary monensin on the bacterial population structure of dairy cattle colonic contents. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 85:1947-1952.
Identification and Functional Characterization of the Iron-dependent Regulator (IdeR) of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Janagama, H.K., Senthilkumar, T., Bannantine, J.P., Rodriquez, M.G., Smith, I., Paustian, M., Mcgarvey, J.A., Sreevatsan, S. 2009. Identification and Functional Characterization of the Iron-dependent Regulator (IdeR) of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Microbiology. 155(Pt 11):3683-3690.
Identification and Functional Characterization of the Iron Dependent Regulator (IdeR) of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Janagama, H.K., Senthilkumar, T., Bannantine, J.P., Rodriquez, M.G., Smith, I., Paustian, M.L., Mcgarvey, J.A., Sreevatsan, S. 2009. Identification and Functional Characterization of the Iron Dependent Regulator (IdeR) of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis. Microbiology. 155:3683-3690.
Induction of Purple Sulfur Bacterial Growth in Dairy Wastewater Lagoons by Circulation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mcgarvey, J.A., Miller, W.G., Lathrop, J.R., Silva, C.J., Bullard, G. 2009. Induction of Purple Sulfur Bacterial Growth in Dairy Wastewater Lagoons by Circulation. Letters in Applied Microbiology. 49:427-433.
The Effect of Enzyme Addition on Anaerobic Digestion of Jose Tall Wheat Grass - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Romano, R.T., Zhang, R., Teter, S., Mcgarvey, J.A. 2009. The Effect of Enzyme Addition on Anaerobic Digestion of Jose Tall Wheat Grass. Bioresource Technology. 100(20):4564-4571.
Effects of anaerobic digestion and aerobic treatment on gaseous emissions from dairy manure storages - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, R., Mcgarvey, J.A., Mitloehner, F. 2008. Effects of anaerobic digestion and aerobic treatment on gaseous emissions from dairy manure storages. International Journal of Agricultural & Biological Engineering. 1(2):15-20.
Biohydrogen Production from Cheese Processing Wastewater by Anaerobic Fermentation Using Mixed Microbial Communities - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yang, P., Zhang, R., Mcgarvey, J.A., Benemann, J. 2007. Biohydrogen Production from Cheese Processing Wastewater by Anaerobic Fermentation Using Mixed Microbial Communities. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 32 (2007) 4761-4771.
Bacterial population dynamics in diary waste during aerobic and anaerobic treatment and subsequent storage. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mcgarvey, J.A., Miller, W.G., Zhang, R., Ma, Y., Mitloehner, F. Bacterial population dynamics in diary waste during aerobic and anaerobic treatment and subsequent storage. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 73:193-202
Anaerobic Digestion of Food Waste and Dairy Manure for Bioenergy Production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Elmashad, H.M., Mcgarvey, J.A., Zhang, R. 2008 Anaerobic digestion of food waste and dairy manure for bioenergy production. Bioresource Technology 1(3):235-244.
Bacterial population dynamics of aerobic and anaerobic dairy waste treatment - (Abstract Only) - (03-May-06)
Comparison of the Chemical Composition and Bacterial Population Structure of Dairy Waste Before and after Aerobic and Anaerobic Digestion - (Abstract Only)
Mcgarvey, J.A., Miller, W.G., Zhong, R., Mitloehner, F., Lathrop, J.R., Ma, Y. 2006. Comparison of the chemical composition and bacterial population structure of dairy waste before and after aerobic and anaerobic digestion. [Abstract]. American Society of Microbiology. Poster Q333.
Bacterial population dynamics during waste treatment and subsequent storage in simulated wastewater holding lagoons. - (Abstract Only) - (06-Mar-06)
Bacterial Population Dynamics During Waste Treatment and Subsequent Storage in Simulated Wastewater Holding Lagoons. - (Abstract Only)
Mcgarvey, J.A., Miller, W.G., Mitloehner, F., Ruihong, Z., Yangu, M. 2006. Bacterial population dynamics during waste treatment and subsequent storage in simulated wastewater holding lagoons [ Abstract]. Poster B1102.
Developing Effective Manure Treatment Technologies for Reducing Emissions from Manure Storages. - (Abstract Only) - (03-Mar-06)
Surface Sanitization of Cantaloupes Using Thymol/cinnamaldehyde - (Proceedings)
Mcgarvey, J.A., Barak Cunningham, J.D., Miller, W.G. 2005. Surface sanitization of cantaloupes using thymol/cinnamaldehyde. California Melon Research Board Annual Meeting, November 20-23, 2005, Hermosilla, MX.
Novel Approach to Microbial Detection - (Proceedings) - (18-Oct-05)
Bacterial Population Structure of Dairy Wastewaters - (Abstract Only)
Mcgarvey, J.A., Miller, W.G., Sanchez, S., Silva, C.J. 2005. Bacterial population structure of dairy wastewaters [abstract]. International Union of Microbiological Societies, July 23-28, 2005, San Francisco, CA. Poster No. B1102.
Hydrogen Production from Waste by Anaerobic Fermentation - (Proceedings)
Yang, P., Ruihong, Z., McGarvey, J.A., Benemann, J. 2005. Hydrogen production from waste by anaerobic fermentation. American Society of Agricultural Engineers, July 17-20, 2005, Tampa, FL. Paper No. 056019
Gaseous Emission Reduction from Dairy Manure Storages by Anaerobic and Aerobic Treatment Processes - (Proceedings)
Ma, Y., Zhang, R., Mitloehner, F., Mcgarvey, J.A. 2005. Gaseous emission reduction from dairy manure storages by anaerobic and aerobic treatment processes. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Meetings Papers. Paper No. 056020.
Reduction of Gas Emissions from Dairy Manure Storages by Different Biological Treatment Strategies - (Abstract Only)
Ma, Y., Zhang, R., Mitloehner, F., Mcgarvey, J.A. 2005. Reduction of gas emissions from dairy manure storages by different biological treatment strategies [abstract]. American Society for Agricultural Engineers Annual International Meeting, Tampa, FL. July 17-20, 2005. Paper No. 054054.
Bacterial and Chemical Composition of Dairy Wastewater - (Abstract Only)
Mcgarvey, J.A., Miller, W.G., Sanchez, S., Silva, C.J. 2005. Bacterial and chemical composition of dairy wastewater [abstract]. American Society for Microbiology General Meeting, 6/5-6/9/05, Atlanta, GA. P. 008.
Comparison of Bacterial Populations and Chemical Composition of Dairy Wastewater Held in Circulated and Stagnant Lagoons - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mcgarvey, J.A., Miller, W.G., Sanchez, S., Silva, C.J., Whitehand, L.C. 2005 Comparison of bacterial populations and chemical composition of dairy wastewater held in circulated and stagnant lagoons [abstract]. Journal of Applied Microbiology. 99(10):867-877.
Comparison of Circulated and Stagnant Dairy Wastewaters - (Abstract Only)
McGarvey, J.A., Miller, W.G., Sanchez, S. 2005. Comparison of circulated and stagnant dairy wastewaters [abstract]. International Conference on Environmental, Industrial and Applied Microbiology, March 15-18, 2005, Badajoz, Spain. P. 71
Treatment of Dairy Manure with Anaerobic Digestion and Aeration Technologies for Reducing Gaseous Emissions - (Abstract Only)
Zhong, R., Mitloehner, F., McGarvey, J.A., Ma, Y. 2005. Treatment of dairy manure with anaerobic digestion and aeration technologies for reducing gaseous emissions [abstract]. California Air Resources Board Symposia, January 26, 2005, Sacramento, CA. Paper No. 005
Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Infection Causes Different Levels of Apoptosis and Necrosis in Human Macrophages and Alveolar Epithelial Cells - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Danelishvili, L., McGarvey, J.A., Li, Y., Bermudez, L. 2003. Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection causes different levels of apoptosis and necrosis in human macrophages and alveolar epithelial cells. Cellular Microbiology. 5(9):649-660.
Identification of Bacterial Populations in Agricultural Waste Waters Using 16s Rdna Sequences and Other Genetic Markers. - (Other)
Mcgarvey, J.A. 2004. Identification of bacterial populations in agricultural waste waters using 16s rdna sequences and other genetic markers [Abstract]. Poster Q250.
Identification of Bacterial Populations in Dairy Wastewaters by Use of 16s Rrna Gene Sequences and Other Genetic Markers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
McGarvey, J.A., Miller, W., Sanchez, S., Stanker, L.H. 2004. Identification of bacterial populations in dairy wastewaters by use of 16S rRNA gene sequences and other genetic markers. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 70(7):4267-4275.
Differential Gene Expression in Mononuclear Phagocytes Infected with Pathogenic and Non-Pathogenic Mycobacteria - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mcgarvey, J.A., Bermudez, L.E. 2004. Differential gene expression in mononuclear phagocytes infected with pathogenic and non-pathogenic mycobacteria. 136(6:490-500.
Identification of Bacterial Populations in Agricultural Waste Water Using 16s Rdna Sequences and Other Genetic Markers. - (Abstract Only)
Mcgarvey, J.A., Stanker, L.H., Ravva, S.V., Miller, W.G., Sanchez, S. 2004. Identification of bacterial populations in agricultural waste water using 16s rdna sequences and other genetic markers [Abstract]. American Society for Microbiology Meeting. Poster Q030.
Bacterial Analysis of Dairy Wastewater, a Molecular Approach - (Proceedings)
McGarvey, J.A., Ravva, S.V., Stanker, L.H., Miller, W.G., Sanchez, S. Bacterial analysis of dairy wastewater, a molecular approach. Meeting Abstract.
Genomic Analysis of Macrophages Infected with M. Tuberculosis, M. Avium and M. Smegmatis. - (Abstract Only)
Mcgarvey, J.A., Stanker, L.H., Ravva, S.V., Bermudez, L. 2003. Genomic analysis of macrophages infected with m. tuberculosis, m. avium and m. smegmatis [Abstract]. Poster 5613.
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