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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Tawni L Crippen (Tc)
Food and Feed Safety Research
Microbiology

Phone: (979) 260-3773
Fax: (979) 260-9332

2881 F&B ROAD
COLLEGE STATION , TX 77845

Projects
Identification of the Ecological Niches and Development of Intervention Strategies to Reduce Pathogenic Foodborne Pathogens in Poultry
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 430283
Interkingdom Interactions of Bacteria, Animal Waste and Arthropods
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 429927

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
An introduction to metagenomic data generation, analysis, visualization, and interpretation -
Sampling methods and data generation -
Genome sequence of a proteus mirabilis strain isolated from the salivary glands of larval lucilia sericata -
Disinfectant and antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of the big six non-O157 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli strains from food animals and humans -
Beier, R.C., Franz, E., Bono, J.L., Mandrell, R.E., Fratamico, P.M., Callaway, T.R., Andrews, K., Poole, T.L., Crippen, T.L., Sheffield, C.L., Anderson, R.C., Nisbet, D.J. 2016. Disinfectant and antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of the big six non-O157 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli strains from food animals and humans. Journal of Food Protection. 79:1355-1370.
Multi-microbial compound eliminates Salmonella Typhimurium from one-third of poultry litter samples within eight days -
Multi-microbial compounds eliminate or reduce Salmonella Typhimurium from one-third of poultry liter samples within 8 days -
Poultry litter and the environment: Physiochemical properties of litter and soil during successive flock rotations and after remote site deposition Reprint Icon -
Crippen, T.L., Sheffield, C.L., Byrd, J.A., Esquivel, J.F., Beier, R.C., Yeater, K.M. 2016. Poultry litter and the environment: Physiochemical properties of litter and soil during successive flock rotations and after remote site deposition. Science of the Total Environment. 553:650-661.
Methods for external disinfection of blow fly (Diptera: Calliphoridae) eggs prior to use in wound debridement therapy -
Brundage, A.L., Crippen, T.L., Tomberlin, J.K. 2016. Methods for external disinfection of blow fly (Diptera: Calliphoridae) eggs prior to use in wound debridement therapy. Journal of Wound Repair and Regeneration. 24:384-393.
Forensic microbiology: Evolving from discriminating distinct microbes to characterizing entire microbial communities on decomposing remains -
Crippen, T.L. 2015. Forensic microbiology: Evolving from discriminating distinct microbes to characterizing entire microbial communities on decomposing remains. Microbiologist. 16:10-12.
Forensic microbiology from an entomological perspective -
Tomberlin, J., Crippen, T.L. 2015. Forensic microbiology from an entomological perspective. Microbiologist. 16:22-25.
Canonical discrimination of the effect of a new broiler production facility on soil chemical profiles as related to current management practices Reprint Icon -
Sheffield, C.L., Crippen, T.L., Byrd II, J.A., Beier, R.C., Yeater, K.M. 2015. Canonical discrimination of the effect of a new broiler production facility on soil chemical profiles as related to current management practices. PLoS One. 10:ed0128179. doi: 10.371/journal.pone.0128179.
Microbial interactions during carrion decomposition -
Crippen, T.L., Benbow, M.E., Pechal, J.L. 2015. In: Benbow, M.E., Tomberlin, J.K., Tarone, A.M., editors. Microbial interactions during carrion decomposition. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. p. 31-64.
Chemical ecology of vertebrate carrion -
Cammack, J.A., Pimsler, M.L., Crippen, T.L., Tomberlin, J.K. 2015. Chemical ecology of vertebrate carrion. In: Benbow, M.E., Tomberlin, J.K., Tarone, A.M, editors. Carrion Ecology, Evolution, and Their Applications. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. p. 187-211.
A metagenomic assessment of the bacteria associated with Lucilia sericata and Lucilia cuprina (Diptera: Calliphoridae) Reprint Icon -
Singh, B., Crippen, T.L., Zheng, L., Fields, A.T., Ziniu, Y., Qun, M., Wood, T.K., Dowd, S.E., Flores, M., Tomberlin, J.K., Tarone, A.M. 2014. A metagenomic assessment of the bacteria associated with Lucilia sericata and Lucilia cuprina (Diptera: Calliphoridae). Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 99:869-883.
Methodologies in forensic and decomposition microbiology Reprint Icon -
Singh, B., Crippen, T.L. 2015. Methodologies in forensic and decomposition microbiology. In: Benbow, M.E., Tomberlin, J.K., editors. Forensic Entomology. New York, NY: CRC Press. p. 263-281.
Delayed insect access alters carrion decomposition and necrophagous insect community assembly Reprint Icon -
Pechal, J.L., Benbow, M.E., Crippen, T.L., Tarone, A.M., Tomberlin, J.K. 2014. Delayed insect access alters carrion decomposition and necrophagous insect community assembly. Ecosphere. 5(4):45. doi: 10.1890/ES14-00022.1.
Microbial community functional change during vertebrate carrion decomposition -
Pechal, J.L., Crippen, T.L., Tarone, A.M., Lewis, A.J., Tomberlin, J.K., Benbow, M.E. 2013. Microbial community functional change during vertebrate carrion decomposition. PLoS One. 8:e79035. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0079035.
Salmonella Typhimurium in chicken manure reduced or eliminated by addition of LT1000™ Reprint Icon -
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.
Bacteria mediate oviposition by the black soldier fly, Hermetia illucens (L.), (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) Reprint Icon -
Zheng, L., Crippen, T.L., Holmes, L., Singh, B., Pimsler, M.L., Benbow, M.E., Tarone, A.M., Dowd, S., Yu, Z., Vanlaerhoven, S., Wood, T.K., Tomberlin, J.K. 2013. Bacteria mediate oviposition by the black soldier fly, Hermetia illucens (L.), (Diptera: Stratiomyidae). Scientific Reports. 3(2563):2570.
Microbial volatile emissions as insect semiochemicals Reprint Icon -
Davis, T.S., Crippen, T.L., Hofstetter, R.W., Tomberlin, J.K. 2013. Microbial volatile emissions as insect semiochemicals. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 39:840-859.
The potential use of bacterial community succession in forensics as described by high throughput metagenomic sequencing Reprint Icon -
Pechal, J.L., Crippen, T.L., Benbow, M.E., Tarone, A.M., Dowd, S., Tomberlin, J.K. 2013. The potential use of bacterial community succession in forensics as described by high throughput metagenomic sequencing. International Journal of Legal Medicine. 128:193-205.
A survey of bacterial diversity from successive life stages of black soldier fly (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) by using 16S rDNA pyrosequencing Reprint Icon -
Zheng, L., Crippen, T.L., Singh, B., Tarone, A.M., Dowd, S., Yu, Z., Wood, T.K., Tomberlin, J.K. 2013. A survey of bacterial diversity from successive life stages of black soldier fly (Diptera: Stratiomyidae) by using 16S rDNA pyrosequencing. Journal of Medical Entomology. 50:647-658.
Destruction of single-species biofilms of Escherichia coli or Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. pneumoniae by dextranase, lactoferrin, and lysozyme Reprint Icon -
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.
Interkingdom responses of flies to bacteria mediated by fly physiology and bacterial quorum sensing Reprint Icon -
Tomberlin, J.K., Crippen, T.L., Tarone, A.M., Singh, B., Adams, K., Rezenom, Y.H., Benbow, M.E., Flores, M., Longnecker, M., Pechal, J.L., Russell, D.H., Beier, R.C., Wood, T.K. 2012. Interkingdom responses of flies to bacteria mediated by fly physiology and bacterial quorum sensing. Animal Behaviour. 84:1449-1456.
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 -
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.
The ecology of carrion decomposition -
Mondor, E.B., Tremblay, M.N., Tomberlin, J.K., Benbow, M.E., Tarone, A.M., Crippen, T.L. 2012. The ecology of carrion decomposition. Nature Education Knowledge. 3(10):21.
Transient gut retention and persistence of Salmonella through metamorphosis in the lesser mealworm, Alphitobius diaperinus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Reprint Icon -
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.
Proteus mirabilis interkingdom swarming signals attract blow flies Reprint Icon -
Ma, Q., Fonseca, A., Liu, W., Fields, A.T., Pimsler, M.L., Spindola, A.F., Tarone, A.M., Crippen, T.L., Tomberlin, J.K., Wood, T.K. 2012. Proteus mirabilis interkingdom swarming signals attract blow flies. The ISME Journal: Multidisciplinary Journal of Microbial Ecology. 1:1-11.
Improved visualization of Alphitobius diaperinus (Panzer) (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) - Part I: Morphological features for sex determination of multiple stadia Reprint Icon -
Esquivel, J.F., Crippen, T.L., Ward, L.A. 2012. Improved visualization of Alphitobius diaperinus (Panzer) (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) - Part I: Morphological features for sex determination of multiple stadia. Psyche. 2012:Article 328378. doi 1155-12-328478.
Improved visualization of Alphitobius diaperinus (Panzer) (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) - Part II: Alimentary canal components and measurements -
Crippen, T.L., Esquivel, J.F. 2012. Improved visualization of Alphitobius diaperinus (Panzer) (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) - Part II: Alimentary canal components and measurements. Psyche. 2012:Article 607609.
Invasion and survival of Salmonella in the environment: The role of biofilm -
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.
Lesser mealworms on poultry farms: A potential arena for the dissemination of pathogens and antimicrobial resistance -
Crippen, T.L., Poole, T.L. 2012. Lesser mealworms on poultry farms: A potential arena for the dissemination of pathogens and antimicrobial resistance. In: Callaway, T.R., Edrington, T.S., editors. On-Farm Strategies to Control Foodborne Pathogens. New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc. p. 233-272.
Evaluation of Salmonella movement through the gut of the lesser mealworm, Alphitobius diaperinus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Reprint Icon -
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 -
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.
Antimicrobial use: Alternatives -
Bischoff, K.M., Callaway, T.R., Edrington, T.S., Genovese, K.J., Crippen, T.L., Nisbet, D.J. 2010. Antimicrobial use: Alternatives. In: Ullrey, D.E., Baer, C.K., Pond, W.G., editors. Encyclopedia of Animal Science, Second Edition. Boca Raton, Fl: CRC Press. 1(1):43-45.
Microarray analysis and draft genomes of two Escherichia coli 0157:H7 lineage II cattle isolates FRIK966 and FRIK2000 investigating lack of Shiga toxin expression Reprint Icon -
Dowd, S.E., Wolcott, R., Crippen, T.L., Sun, Y., Callaway, T.R. 2010. Microarray analysis and draft genomes of two Escherichia coli 0157:H7 lineage II cattle isolates FRIK966 and FRIK2000 investigating lack of Shiga toxin expression. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. 7:763-773.
Conjugative plasmid transfer between Salmonella enterica Newport and Escherichia coli within the gastrointestinal tract of the lesser mealworm beetle, Alphitobius diaperinus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Reprint Icon -
Poole, T.L., Crippen, T.L. 2009. Conjugative plasmid transfer between Salmonella enterica Newport and Escherichia coli within the gastrointestinal tract of the lesser mealworm beetle, Alphitobius diaperinus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Poultry Science. 88:1553-1558.
Planktonic and biofilm communities from 7-day-old chicken cecal microflora cultures: Characterization and resistance to Salmonella colonization Reprint Icon -
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 -
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.
Conjugative transfer of plasmid-located antibiotic resistance genes within the gastrointestinal tract of lesser mealworm larvae, Alphitobius diaperinus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) Reprint Icon -
Crippen, T.L., Poole, T.L. 2009. Conjugative transfer of plasmid-located antibiotic resistance genes within the gastrointestinal tract of lesser mealworm larvae, Alphitobius diaperinus (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Foodborne Pathogens and Disease. 6:907-915.
Characterization of planktonic and biofilm communities of day-of-hatch chicks cecal microflora and their resistance to Salmonella colonization -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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) -
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 -
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.
THE SELECTIVE INHIBITION OF NITRIC OXIDE PRODUCTION IN CHICKEN MACROPHAGES -
Crippen, T.L. 2006. The selective inhibition of nitric oxide production in the avian macrophage cell line HD11. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. 109:127-137.
ANTIMICROBIAL USE IN FOOD ANIMALS: POTENTIAL ALTERNATIVES -
Bischoff, K.M., Callaway, T.R., Edrington, T.S., Genovese, K.J., Crippen, T.L., Nisbet, D.J. 2004. Antimicrobial use in food animals: Potential alternatives. In: Pond, W.G., Bell, A.W., editors. Encyclopedia of Animal Science. New York, NY: Marcel Dekker, Inc. p. 45-47.
THE INHIBITION OF NITRIC OXIDE PRODUCTION IN CHICKEN PHAGOCYTES -
CRIPPEN, T.L., HE, H., KOGUT, M.H. THE INHIBITION OF NITRIC OXIDE PRODUCTION IN CHICKEN PHAGOCYTES. ARS IMMUNOLOGY WORKSHOP. 2003. ABSTRACT P. 27.
INNATE IMMUNOPROFILING OF COMMERCIAL BROILER CHICKEN LINES -
Crippen, T.L., Pevzner, I.Y., Lowry, V.K., Farnell, M.B., Kogut, M.H. 2003. Innate immunoprofiling of commercial broiler chicken lines. Online Journal of Veterinary Research. 7:78-90. Available: http://www.cpb.uokhsc.edu/ojvr/crippen2003/immunoprofilingbroilers/immunobroilers200.html.
ASSOCIATION BETWEEN IN VITRO HETEROPHIL FUNCTION AND THE FEATHERING GENE IN COMMERCIAL BROILER CHICKENS -
Swaggerty, C.L., Pevzner, I.Y., Ferro, P.J., Crippen, T.L., Kogut, M.H. 2003. Association between in vitro heterophil function and the feathering gene in commercial broiler chickens. Avian Pathology. 32:483-488.
EVALUATION OF AN EXPERIMENTAL CHLORATE PRODUCT AS A FEED SUPPLEMENT TO REDUCE SALMONELLA -
DIFFERENTIAL NITRIC OXIDE PRODUCTION BY CHICKEN IMMUNE CELLS -
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.
RP33 ACTIVATES BACTERIAL KILLING BY CHICKEN PERIPHERAL BLOOD HETEROPHILS -
CRIPPEN,T.L., BISCHOFF,K.M., LOWRY,V.K., KOGUT,M.H., RP33 ACTIVATES BACTERIAL KILLING BY CHICKEN PERIPHERAL BLOOD HETEROPHILS, JOURNAL OF FOOD PROTECTION, 66(5):787-792, 2003.
IDENTIFICATION OF CPG OLIGODEOXYNUCLEOTIDE MOTIFS THAT STIMULATE NITRIC OXIDE AND CYTOKINE PRODUCTION IN AVIAN MACROPHAGE AND PERIPHERAL BLOOD MONONUCLEAR CELLS -
IDENTIFICATION OF CPG OLIGODEOXYNUCLEOTIDE MOTIFS THAT STIMULATE NITRIC OXIDE AND CYTOKINE PRODUCTION IN AVIAN MACROPHAGE AND PERIPHERAL BLOOD MONONUCLEAR CELLS -
HE,H. ., CRIPPEN,T.L., FARNELL,M.B., KOGUT,M.H., IDENTIFICATION OF CPG OLIGODEOXYNUCLEOTIDE MOTIFS THAT STIMULATE NITRIC OXIDE AND CYTOKINE PRODUCTION IN AVIAN MACROPHAGE AND PERIPHERAL BLOOD MONONUCLEAR CELLS, DEVELOPMENTAL AND COMPARATIVE IMMUNOLOGY, : 27 (2003) 621-627.
OXIDATIVE BURST MEDIATED BY TOLL LIKE RECEPTORS (TLR) AND CD14 ON AVIAN HETEROPHILS STIMULATED WITH BACTERIAL TOLL AGONISTS -
OXIDATIVE BURST BY TOLL LIKE RECEPTORS (TLR) AND CD14 IN AVIAN HETEROPHILS STIMULATED WITH BACTERIAL COMPONENTS -
DIFFERENTIAL NITRIC OXIDE PRODUCTION BY IMMUNE CELLS OF CHICKENS -
ACTIVATION OF CHICKEN IMMUNE CELLS BY UNMETHYLATED CPG DINUCLEOTIDE MOTIF OF BACTERIAL DNA -
FC RECEPTOR SIGNALING OF CHICKEN HETEROPHIL DEGRANULATION INVOLVES P38 MITOGEN-ACTIVATED PROTEIN KINASE, PHOSPHOLIPASE C, PHOSPHATIDYLINOSITOL 3'-KINASE, AND CALCIUM MOBILIZATION -
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