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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Michael A Watson
Food Safety and Intervention Technologies
Biological Science Lab Technician

Phone: (302) 857-6406
Fax: (302) 857-6451
Room 32
JAMES W.W. BAKER CENTER
DSU, 1200 N DUPONT HIGHWAY
DOVER, DE, 19901-2277


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Mortalities of eastern and pacific oyster larvae caused by the pathogens Vibrio coralliilyticus and Vibrio tubiashii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richards, G.P., Watson, M.A., Needleman, D.S., Church, K.M., Hase, C.C. 2014. Mortalities of eastern and pacific oyster larvae caused by the pathogens Vibrio coralliilyticus and Vibrio tubiashii . Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 81, pages 292-297.
Seasonal levels of the Vibrio predator Bacteriovorax in Atlantic, Pacific and Gulf Coast Seawater - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richards, G.P., Watson, M.A., Boyd, F., Burkhardt Iii, W., Lau, R., Uknalis, J., Fay, J.P. 2013. Seasonal levels of the Vibrio predator Bacteriovorax in Atlantic, Pacific and Gulf Coast Seawater. International Journal of Microbiology. doi:10.1155/2013/375371.
Resilience of norovirus GII.4 to freezing and thawing:implications for virus infectivity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richards, G.P., Watson, M.A., Meade, G.K., Hovan, G.L., Kingsley, D.H. 2012. Resilience of norovirus GII.4 to freezing and thawing:implications for virus infectivity. Food and Environmental Virology. 4:192-197.
Fluorogenic membrane overlays to enumerate total coliforms, Escherichia coli, and total Vibrionaceae in shellfish and seawater - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richards, G.P., Watson, M.A. 2010. Fluorogenic membrane overlays to enumerate total coliforms, Escherichia coli, and total Vibrionaceae in shellfish and seawater. Internationl Journal of Microbiology. Vol 2010, Article ID 910486, http://www.hindawi.com/journals/ijmb/2010/910486.html.
Shewanella and Photobacterium in Oysters and Seawater from the Delaware Bay - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richards, G.P., Watson, M.A., Crane, E.J., Bushek, D., Burt, I. 2008. Shewanella and photobacterium in oysters and seawater from the delaware bay. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 74(11):3323-3327.
A Simple Fluorogenic Method to Assess Vibrio Cholerae and Aeromonas Hydrophila in Well Water - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richards, G.P., Watson, M.A. 2006. A simple fluorogenic method to assess vibrio cholerae and aeromonas hydrophila in well water. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 65(3):516-521
Development of a Simple and Rapid Fluorogenic Procedure for the Identification of Vibrionaceae Family Members - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richards, G.P., Watson, M.A., Parveen, S.A. 2005. Development of a simple and rapid fluorogenic procedure for the identification of vibrionaceae family members. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 71:3524-3527.
Detection of Vibrios in Oysters Crassostrtea Virginica and Seawater Using a New, Rapid, Simple, and Quantitative Enzyme-Based Assay - (Abstract Only)
Richards, G.P., Watson, M.A., Burt, I.G., Bushek, D. 2005. Detection of vibrios in oysters crassostrtea virginica and seawater using a new, rapid, simple, and quantitative enzyme-based assay. (Abstract). Aquaculture America. Paper # 8128.
Genogroup I and II Noroviruses Detected in Stool by Real-Time Reverse Transcription-Pcr Using Highly Degenerate, "universal" Primers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Richards, G.P., Watson, M.A., Frankhauser, R.L., Monroe, S.S. 2004. Genogroup I and II noroviruses detected in stool by real-time reverse transcription-PCR using highly degenerate, "universal" primers. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. Vol.70. No.12.
A Sybr Green Real-Time Rt-Pcr Method to Detect and Quantitate Norwalk Virus in Stools - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
RICHARDS, G.P., WATSON, M.A., KINGSLEY, D.H. A SYBR GREEN REAL-TIME RT-PCR METHOD TO DETECT AND QUANTITATE NORWALK VIRUS IN STOOLS. JOURNAL OF VIROLOGICAL METHODS. 2004. vol. 116. pg. 67-70.
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