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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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CYNTHIA L SHEFFIELD (Cindy)
Food and Feed Safety Research
Research Microbiologist

Phone: (979) 260-9221
Fax: (979) 260-9332
2881 F&B ROAD
COLLEGE STATION, TX, 77845

Projects
MICROBIAL INTERACTIONS AND MANAGEMENT APPROACHES TO REDUCE PATHOGENIC BACTERIA IN POULTRY
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 419765

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Salmonella Typhimurium in chicken manure reduced or eliminated by addition of LT1000™ Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sheffield, C.L., Crippen, T.L., Beier, R.C., Byrd II, J.A. 2014. Salmonella Typhimurium in chicken manure reduced or eliminated by addition of LT1000™. Journal of Applied Poultry Research. 23:116-120.
Use and misuse of antimicrobial drugs in poultry and livestock: Mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance Reprint Icon - (Review Article)
Poole, T.L., Sheffield, C.L. 2013. Use and misuse of antimicrobial drugs in poultry and livestock: Mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance. Pakistan Veterinary Journal. 33:266-271.
Destruction of single-species biofilms of Escherichia coli or Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. pneumoniae by dextranase, lactoferrin, and lysozyme Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sheffield, C.L., Crippen, T.L., Poole, T.L., Beier, R.C. 2013. Destruction of single-species biofilms of Escherichia coli or Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. pneumoniae by dextranase, lactoferrin, and lysozyme. International Microbiology. 15:185-189.
Disinfectant and antibiotic susceptibility profiles of Escherichia coli O157:H7 strains from cattle carcasses, feces, and hides and ground beef from the United States Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Beier, R.C., Poole, T.L., Brichta-Harhay, D.M., Anderson, R.C., Bischoff, K.M., Hernandez, C.A., Bono, J.L., Arthur, T.M., Nagaraja, T.G., Crippen, T.L., Sheffield, C.L., Nisbet, D.J. 2013. Disinfectant and antibiotic susceptibility profiles of Escherichia coli O157:H7 strains from cattle carcasses, feces, and hides and ground beef from the United States. Journal of Food Protection. 76:6-17.
Transient gut retention and persistence of Salmonella through metamorphosis in the lesser mealworm, Alphitobius diaperinus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Crippen, T.L., Zheng, L., Sheffield, C.L., Tomberlin, J.K., Beier, R.C., Yu, Z. 2012. Transient gut retention and persistence of Salmonella through metamorphosis in the lesser mealworm, Alphitobius diaperinus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Journal of Applied Microbiology. 112:920-926.
Invasion and survival of Salmonella in the environment: The role of biofilm - (Book / Chapter)
Sheffield, C.L., Crippen, T.L. 2012. Invasion and survival of Salmonella in the environment: The role of biofilm. In: Kumar, Y., editor. Salmonella-A Diversified Superbug. Rijeka, Croatia: InTech Publishers. p. 3-28.
Evaluation of Salmonella movement through the gut of the lesser mealworm, Alphitobius diaperinus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zheng, L., Crippen, T.L., Sheffield, C.L., Poole, T.L., Ziniu, Y., Tomberlin, J. 2012. Evaluation of Salmonella movement through the gut of the lesser mealworm, Alphitobius diaperinus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 12:287-292.
Characterization of Salmonella enterica isolates from turkeys in commercial processing plants for resistance to antibiotics, disinfectants, and a growth promoter Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Beier, R.C., Anderson, P.N., Hume, M.E., Poole, T.L., Duke, S.E., Crippen, T.L., Sheffield, C.L., Caldwell, D.J., Byrd II, J.A., Anderson, R.C., Nisbet, D.J. 2011. Characterization of Salmonella enterica isolates from turkeys in commercial processing plants for resistance to antibiotics, disinfectants, and a growth promoter. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. 8:593-600.
Ribotype and serotype diversity of Escherichia coli isolates from poultry and human sources Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sheffield, C.L., Rosario-Cortes, C., Bischoff, K.M. 2010. Ribotype and serotype diversity of Escherichia coli isolates from poultry and human sources. Journal of Food, Agriculture & Environment. 8:211-216.
Planktonic and biofilm communities from 7-day-old chicken cecal microflora cultures: Characterization and resistance to Salmonella colonization Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sheffield, C.L., Crippen, T.L., Andrews, K., Bongaerts, R.J., Nisbet, D.J. 2009. Planktonic and biofilm communities from 7-day-old chicken cecal microflora cultures: Characterization and resistance to Salmonella colonization. Journal of Food Protection. 72:1812-1820.
Planktonic and biofilm communities from 7-day-old chicken cecal microflora cultures: Characterization and resistance to Salmonella colonization - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sheffield, C.L., Crippen, T.L., Andrews, K., Bongaerts, R.J., Nisbet, D.J. 2009. Planktonic and biofilm communities from 7-day-old chicken cecal microflora cultures: Characterization and resistance to Salmonella colonization. Journal of Food Protection. 72:1812-1820.
Characterization of planktonic and biofilm communities of day-of-hatch chicks cecal microflora and their resistance to Salmonella colonization - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sheffield, C.L., Crippen, T.L., Andrews, K., Bongaerts, R.J., Nisbet, D.J. 2009. Characterization of planktonic and biofilm communities of day-of-hatch chicks cecal microflora and their resistance to Salmonella colonization. Journal of Food Protection. 72:959-965.
Characterization of planktonic and biofilm communities of day-of-hatch chicks cecal microflora and their resistance to Salmonella colonization Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sheffield, C.L., Crippen, T.L., Bischoff, K.M., Andrews, K. 2009. Characterization of planktonic and biofilm communities of day-of-hatch chicks cecal microflora and their resistance to Salmonella colonization. Journal of Food Protection. 72:959-965.
The acquisition and internal carriage of Salmonella by lesser mealworm beetles, Alphitobius diaperinus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Crippen, T.L., Sheffield, C.L., Esquivel, S.V., Droleskey, R.E., Esquivel, J.F. 2009. The acquisition and internal carriage of Salmonella by lesser mealworm, Alphitobius diaperinus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Vector-Borne Zoonotic Diseases. 9:65-72.
Planktonic and biofilm community characterization and Salmonella resistance of 14-day old chicken cecal microflora derived continuous-flow cultures Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Crippen, T.L., Sheffield, C.L., Andrews, K., Dowd, S.E., Nisbet, D.J. 2008. Planktonic and biofilm community characterization and Salmonella resistance of 14-day old chicken cecal microflora derived continuous-flow cultures. Journal of Food Protection. 71:1981-1987.
Bacterial concentration and diversity within repetitive aliquots collected from replicate continuous flow bioreactor cultures Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Crippen, T.L., Sheffield, C.L., Andrews, K., Bongaerts, R.J. 2008. Bacterial concentration and diversity within repetitive aliquots collected from replicate continuous flow bioreactor cultures. The Open Microbiology Journal. 2:60-65.
External Surface Disinfection of the Lesser Mealworm, Alphitobius Diaperinus, (Panzer) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Crippen, T.L., Sheffield, C.L. 2006. External surface disinfection of the lesser mealworm (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Journal of Medical Entomology. 43:916-923.
Dereplication by Automated Ribotyping of a Probiotic Competitive Exclusion Culture Bacterial Isolate Library - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sheffield, C.L., Andrews, K., Harvey, R.B., Crippen, T.L., Nisbet, D.J. 2006. Dereplication by automated ribotyping of a competitive exclusion culture bacterial isolate library. Journal of Food Protection. 69:228-232.
Qualitative and Quantitative Comparison of Bacterial Colonization of the Neonatal Pig Gut As Influenced by Enteral Versus Total Parenteral Feeding - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harvey, R.B., Andrews, K., Droleskey, R.E., Kansagra, K.V., Stoll, B., Burrin, D.G., Sheffield, C.L., Anderson, R.C., Nisbet, D.J. 2006. Qualitative and quantitative comparison of gut bacterial colonization in enterally and parenterally fed neonatal pigs. Current Issues in Intestinal Microbiology. 7:61-64.
Phenotypic and Genotypic Comparisons of Campylobacter Isolated from U.S. Dairy Cows - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harvey, R.B., Hume, M.E., Droleskey, R.E., Edrington, T.S., Sheffield, C.L., Callaway, T.R., Ziprin, R.L., Scott, H.M., Anderson, R.C., Nisbet, D.J. 2005. Further characterization of Campylobacter isolated from U.S. dairy cows. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. 2:182-187.
An Atypical Campylobacter Coli Exhibiting Unusual Morphology - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ziprin, R.L., Hume, M.E., Andrews, K., Droleskey, R.E., Harvey, R.B., Sheffield, C.L. 2005. An atypical Campylobacter coli exhibiting unusual morphology. Current Microbiology. 51:1-4.
Campylobacter Prevalence in Lactating Dairy Cows - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harvey, R.B., Droleskey, R.E., Sheffield, C.L., Edrington, T.S., Callaway, T.R., Anderson, R.C., Drinnon, D.L., Ziprin, R.L., Nisbet, D.J. 2004. Campylobacter prevalence in lactating dairy cows. Journal of Food Protection. 67:1476-1479.
Comparison of Antimicrobial Resistance Patterns in An Integrated Swine and Human Population - (Abstract Only)
Harvey, R.B., Campbell, L.D., Scott, H.M., Andrews, K., Bischoff, K.M., Sheffield, C.L., Anderson, R.C. 2004. Comparison of antimicrobial resistance patterns in an integrated swine and human population. Proceedings of 18th International Pig Veterinary Society Congress. 2:517.
Riboprinter Characterization and Antibiotic Sensitivity Profiles of Campylobacter Coli Isolates from Swine - (Proceedings)
Sheffield, C.L., Hume, M.E., Droleskey, R.E., Harvey, R.B., Bischoff, K.M. 2003. Riboprinter characterization and antibiotic sensitivity profiles of Campylobacter coli isolates from swine. Proceedings of International Symposium on Digestive Physiology in Pigs. 2:108-110.
Cecal Colonization of Chicks by Bovine-Derived Strains of Campylobacter - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ziprin, R.L., Sheffield, C.L., Hume, M.E., Drinnon, D.L., Harvey, R.B. 2003. Cecal colonization of chicks by bovine-derived strains of Campylobacter. Avian Diseases. 47:1429-1433.
Ribotype Characterization and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Profiles of Campylobacter Coli Isolates from Swine - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
SHEFFIELD, C.L., HUME, M.E., DROLESKEY, R.E., HARVEY, R.B., BISCHOFF, K.M. RIBOTYPE CHARACTERIZATION AND ANTIMICROBIAL SUSCEPTIBILITY PROFILES OF CAMPYLOBACTER COLI ISOLATES FROM SWINE. Online Journal of Veterinary Research. 2003. v. 7. p. 52-58.
Differential Nitric Oxide Production by Chicken Immune Cells - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
CRIPPEN,T.L., HE,H. ., SHEFFIELD,C.L., LOWRY,V.K., KOGUT,M.H., DIFFERENTIAL NITRIC OXIDE PRODUCTION BY CHICKEN IMMUNE CELLS, INFLAMMATION, 27: 603-610, 2003.
Campylobacter Prevalence in Lacatating Dairy Cows - (Abstract Only) - (24-Jul-02)
Differential Nitric Oxide Production by Immune Cells of Chickens - (Abstract Only) - (09-Nov-01)
Bacterial Detection Using Sensitive Immunochemical Methods - (Proceedings)
Stanker, L.H., Sheffield, C., Beier, R.C. Andreotti, P., Venkateswaran, K., McBride, M.T., Ravva, S.V., Duffy, B.K., Mandrell, R.E. 2001. Bacterial Detection Using Sensitive Immunological Methods. In Proceedings of the 30th United States-Japan Cooperative Program in Natural Resources (UJNR) Protein Resources Panel, October 15-19, 2001, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan. p. 33-40.
Persistance of a Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus Faecium in An Anaerobic Continuous-Flow Culture of Porcine Microflora in the Presence of Subtherapeutic Concentrations of Vancomycin - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
POOLE, T.L., HUME, M.E., GENOVESE, K.J., ANDERSON, T.J., SHEFFIELD, C.L., BISCHOFF, K.M., NISBET, D.J. PERSISTANCE OF A VANCOMYCIN-RESISTANT ENTEROCOCCUS FAECIUM IN AN ANAEROBIC CONTINUOUS-FLOW CULTURE OF PORCINE MICROFLORA IN THE PRESENCE OF SUBTHERAPEUTIC CONCENTRATIONS OF VANCOMYCIN. Microbial Drug Resistance. 2001.
Effect of Oral Sodium Chlorate Administration on Escherichia Coli 0157:h7 in the Gut of Experimentally Infected Pigs - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Jun-01)
Modulation of Escherichia Coli Shiga Toxin Activity on Vero Cells by the Use of the Secondary Plant Compound Swainsonine - (Book / Chapter)
Droleskey, R.E., Anderson, R.C., Callaway, T.R., Anderson, T.J., Bischoff, K.M., Sheffield, C.L., Harvey, R.B., Nisbet, D.J. 2003. Modulation of Escherichia coli shiga toxin activity on vero cells by the use of the secondary plant compound swainsonine. In: Acamovic, T., Stewart, C.S., Pennycott, T.W., editors. Poisonous Plants and Related Toxins. Cambridge, MA: CABI Publishing. p. 198-203.
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