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Bruce E Mackey
Pacific West Area
Statistician General

Phone: (510) 559-6078
Fax: (510) 559-5779
Room 3010

USDA, ARS, PWA, OAD
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ALBANY , CA 947101105


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Citrus limonin glucoside supplementation decreased biomarkers of liver disease in overweight human subjects -
Kelley, D.S., Adkins, Y.C., Zunino, S.J., Woodhouse, L., Bonnel, E., Breksa Iii, A.P., Manners, G.D., Mackey, B.E. 2014. Citrus limonin glucoside supplementation decreased biomarkers of liver disease in overweight human subjects. Journal of Functional Foods. 12:271-281. doi: 10.1016/jff.2014.11.026.
Dietary supplementation with purified citrus limonin glucoside does not alter ex vivo functions of circulating T lymphocytes or monocytes in overweight/obese human adults -
Zunino, S.J., Storms, D.H., Freytag, T.L., Adkins, Y.C., Bonnel, E.L., Woodhouse, L.R., Breksa Iii, A.P., Manners, G.D., Mackey, B.E., Kelley, D.S. 2016. Dietary supplementation with purified citrus limonin glucoside does not alter ex vivo functions of circulating T lymphocytes or monocytes in overweight/obese human adults. Nutrition Research. doi: 10.1016/j.nutres.2015.10.011.
Captures of wild Ceratitis capitata Bactrocera dorsalis and Bactrocera cucurbitae (Diptera: Tephritidae) in traps with improved multi-lure TMR-Dispensers weathered in California -
Vargas, R.I., Souder, S., Morse, J.G., Grafton Cardwell, E.E., Haviland, D., Kabashima, J.N., Faber, B., Mackey, B.E., Cook, P. 2015. Captures of wild Ceratitis capitata Bactrocera dorsalis and Bactrocera cucurbitae (Diptera: Tephritidae) in traps with improved multi-lure TMR-Dispensers weathered in California. Journal of Economic Entomology. 109(2):607-612.
Weathering and chemical degradation of methyl eugenol and raspberry ketone solid dispensers for detection, monitoring and male annihilation of Bactrocera dorsalis and Bactrocera cucurbitae (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Hawaii -
Vargas, R.I., Souder, S., Nkomo, E., Cook, P.J., Mackey, B.E., Stark, J.D. 2015. Weathering and chemical degradation of methyl eugenol and raspberry ketone solid dispensers for detection, monitoring and male annihilation of Bactrocera dorsalis and Bactrocera cucurbitae (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Hawaii. Journal of Economic Entomology. 108(4):1612-1623. doi:10.1093/jee/tov137.
Simulated field applications of insecticide soil drenches for control of Tephritid fruit flies -
Stark, J.D., Vargas, R.I., Souder, S., Fox, A.J., Smith, T.R., Leblanc, L., Mackey, B.E. 2014. Simulated field applications of insecticide soil drenches for control of Tephritid fruit flies. Biopesticides International. 10(2):136-142.
Bromus tectorum L. invasion: Changes in soil properties and rates of bioturbation -
Blank, R.R., Morgan, T.A., Clements, C.D., Mackey, B.E. 2013. Bromus tectorum L. invasion: Changes in soil properties and rates of bioturbation. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 178:281-290.
Surfactant seed coating - a strategy to improve turfgrass establishment on water repellent soils -
Madsen, M.D., Kostka, S.J., Hulet, A., Mackey, B.E., Harrison, M.A., Mcmillan, M.F. 2013. Surfactant seed coating - A strategy to improve turfgrass establishment on water repellent soils. International Symposium on Adjuvants for Agrochemicals. p.205-210.
Dietary strawberries increase proliferative response of CD3/CD28-activated CD8+ T cells and production of TNF-alpha in lipopolysaccharide-stimulated monocytes from obese human subjects -
Zunino, S.J., Storms, D.H., Freytag, T.L., Mackey, B.E., Zhao, L., Gouffon, J.S., Hwang, D.H. 2013. Dietary strawberries increase proliferative response of CD3/CD28-activated CD8+ T cells and production of TNF-alpha in lipopolysaccharide-stimulated monocytes from obese human subjects. British Journal of Nutrition. 110:2011-2019. DOI: 10.1017/S0007114513000937. Epub ahead of print.
The effect of docosahexaenoic acid on t10, c12-conjugated linoleic acid-induced changes in fatty acid composition of mouse liver, adipose and muscle -
Fedor, D.M., Adkins, Y.C., Newman, J.W., Mackey, B.E., Kelley, D.S. 2013. The effect of docosahexaenoic acid on t10, c12-conjugated linoleic acid-induced changes in fatty acid composition of mouse liver, adipose and muscle. Metabolic Syndrome and Disorders. 11(1):63-70. DOI: 10.1089/met.2012.0116.
Shelf-life of infrared dry-roasted almonds Reprint Icon -
Yang, J., Pan, Z., Takeoka, G.R., Mackey, B.E., Bingol, G., Brandl, M., Garcin, K., Mchugh, T.H., Wang, H. 2012. Shelf-life of infrared dry-roasted almonds. Journal of Food Chemistry. 138(1):671-678. DOI: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2012.09.142.
Field trials of solid triple lure (trimedlure, methyl eugenol, raspberry ketone, and DDVP) dispensers for detection and male annihilation of Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann), Bactrocera dorsalis (Hendel) and Bactrocera cucurbit -
Vargas, R.I., Souder, S., Mackey, B.E., Morse, J.G., Stark, J.D., Cook, P. 2012. Field trials of solid triple lure (trimedlure, methyl eugenol, raspberry ketone, and DDVP) dispensers for detection and male annihilation of Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann), Bactrocera dorsalis (Hendel) and Bactrocera cucurbit. Journal of Economic Entomology. 105(5):1557-65.
Leafroller parasitism across an orchard landscape in central Washington and effect of neighboring rose habitats on parasitism -
Pfannenstiel, R.S., Mackey, B.E., Unruh, T.R. 2012. Leafroller parasitism across an orchard landscape in central Washington and effect of neighboring rose habitats on parasitism. Biological Control. 62:152-161. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biocontrol.2012.04.006.
Docosahexaenoic acid prevents trans-10, cis-12 conjugated linoleic acid-induced non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in mice by altering expression of hepatic genes regulating fatty acid synthesis and oxidation -
Fedor, D.M., Adkins, Y.C., Mackey, B.E., Kelley, D.S. 2012. Docosahexaenoic acid prevents trans-10, cis-12 conjugated linoleic acid-induced non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in mice by altering expression of hepatic genes regulating fatty acid synthesis and oxidation. Metabolic Syndrome and Disorders. 10(3):175-180. DOI: 10.1089/met.2011.0113.
Effects of dietary strawberry powder on blood lipids and inflammatory markers in obese human subjects -
Zunino, S.J., Parelman, M., Freytag, T.L., Stephensen, C.B., Kelley, D.S., Mackey, B.E., Woodhouse, L.R., Bonnel, E. 2011. Effects of dietary strawberry powder on blood lipids and inflammatory markers in obese human subjects. British Journal of Nutrition. 1-10. DOI: 10.1017/S0007114511006027.
Docosahexaenoic acid supplementation improved lipocentric but not glucocentric markers of insulin sensitivity in hypertriglyceridemic men -
Kelley, D.S., Adkins, Y.C., Woodhouse, L.R., Swislocki, A., Mackey, B.E., Siegel, D. 2012. Docosahexaenoic acid supplementation improved lipocentric but not glucocentric markers of insulin sensitivity in hypertriglyceridemic men. Metabolic Syndrome and Disorders. 10(1):32-38.
Evaluation of Cuelure and Methyl Eugenol solid lure and insecticide dispensers for fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) monitoring and control in Tahiti -
Leblanc, L., Vargas, R.I., Mackey, B.E., Putoa, R., Pinero, J. 2011. Evaluation of Cuelure and Methyl Eugenol solid lure and insecticide dispensers for fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) monitoring and control in Tahiti. Florida Entomologist. 94(3): 510-516.
Using peel fluorescence in black light rooms to identify navel oranges with shorter storage life and poor rind quality -
Smilanick, J.L., Obenland, D.M., Margosan, D.A., Mackey, B.E. 2011. Using peel fluorescence in black light rooms to identify navel oranges with shorter storage life and poor rind quality. Citrograph. 2(2):27-31.
Ultraviolet fluorescence to identify navel oranges with poor peel quality and decay -
Obenland, D.M., Margosan, D.A., Smilanick, J.L., Mackey, B.E. 2010. Ultraviolet fluorescence to identify navel oranges with poor peel quality and decay. HortTechnology. 20:991-995.
Storage temperature and time influences sensory quality of mandarin oranges by altering soluble solids, acidity and aroma volatile composition -
Obenland, D.M., Collin, S., Mackey, B.E., Sievert, J., Arpaia, M. 2011. Storage temperature and time influences sensory quality of mandarin oranges by altering soluble solids, acidity and aroma volatile composition. Postharvest Biology and Technology. 59:187-193.
Determining sex and screening for the adventitious presence of transgenic material in Carica papaya L. seed germplasm Reprint Icon -
Matsumoto Brower, T.K., Zee, F.T., Suzuki, J.Y., Tripathi, S., Carr, J.B., Mackey, B.E. 2010. Determining sex and screening for the adventitious presence of transgenic material in Carica papaya L. seed germplasm. HortScience. 45:161-164.
Freezing tolerance of winter wheat plants frozen in saturated soil Reprint Icon -
Skinner, D.Z., Mackey, B.E. 2009. Freezing tolerance of winter wheat plants frozen in saturated soil. Field Crops Research 113:335-341.
Protection and conservation of Caricaceae germplasm with PRSV resistant transgenic papaya -
Matsumoto, T.K., F.T.P. Zee, J.Y. Suzuki, S. Tripathi, B. Mackey, R. Hollingsworth, M. Shintaku and L. Keith. 2009. Protection and conservation of Caricaceae germplasm with PRSV resistant transgenic papaya. Plant Biology 2009. Honolulu, HI. P09021 pg. 166.
Effect of Chitosan Dissolved in Different Acids on its Ability to Control Postharvest Gray Mold of Table Grape Reprint Icon -
Romanazzi, G., Mlikota Gabler, F., Margosan, D.A., Mackey, B.E., Smilanick, J.L. 2010. Effect of Chitosan Dissolved in Different Acids on its Ability to Control Postharvest Gray Mold of Table Grape. Phytopathology. 99:1028-1036.
Determinants of flavor acceptability during the maturation of navel oranges -
Obenland, D.M., Collin, S., Mackey, B.E., Sievert, J., Field, K., Arpaia, M. 2009. Determinants of flavor acceptability during the maturation of navel oranges. Postharvest Biology and Technology. 55(2):2009:156-163.
DHA Supplementation Decreases Serum C - Reactive Protein and Other Markers of Inflammation in Hypertriglyceridemic Men1-3 Reprint Icon -
Kelley, D.S., Siegel, D., Fedor, D.M., Adkins, Y.C., Mackey, B.E. 2009. Docosahexaenoic Acid Supplementation Decreases Serum C - Reactive Protein and Other Markers of Inflammation in Hypertriglyceridemic Men1-3. Journal of Nutrition. 138: 30-35, 2008.
Sampling and pheromone trapping for comparison of abundance of Amyelois transitella between almonds and pistachios -
Burks, C.S., Higbee, B.S., Brandl, D.G., Mackey, B.E. 2008. Sampling and pheromone trapping for comparison of abundance of Amyelois transitella between almonds and pistachios. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 129: 66-76.
RESPONSE OF SELENIUM STATUS INDICATORS TO SUPPLEMENTATION OF HEALTHY NORTH AMERICAN MEN WITH HIGH-SELENIUM YEAST Reprint Icon -
Hawkes, W.C., Keim, N.L., Richter, D., Gustafson, M.B., Gale, B., Mackey, B.E., Bonnel, E. 2008. Response of selenium status indicators to supplementation of healthy north american men with high-selenium yeast. Journal of Trace Elements in Medicine and Biology. Vol.122:107-121, 2008.
Docosahexaenoic acid supplementation decreases remnant-like particle-cholesterol and increases omega-3 index in hypertriglyceridemic men1-3. Reprint Icon -
Kelley, D.S., Siegel, D., Vemuri, M., Chung, G.H., Mackey, B.E. 2007. Docosahexaenoic acid supplementation decreases remnant-like particle-cholesterol and improves omega-3 index in hypertriglyceridemic men1-3.. Journal of Nutrition. 2007. Journal Nutrition 138:30-35, 2008.
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) But Not Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) Reverses Trans-10, Cis-12 Conjugated Linoleic Acid Induced Insulin Resistance in Mice1 -
Vemuri, M., Kelley, D.S., Mackey, B.E., Rasooly, R., Bartolini, G.L. Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) But Not Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) Reverses Trans-10, Cis-12 Conjugated Linoleic Acid Induced Insulin Resistance in Mice. Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders, 2007 Vol.5, No.4:315-322.
Docosahexaenoic acid supplementation improves fasting and postprandial plasma lipid profiles in hypertriglyceridemic men. Reprint Icon -
Kelley, D.S., Siegel, D., Vemuri, M., Mackey, B.E. 2007. Docosahexaenoic acid supplementation improves fasting and postprandial plasma lipid profiles in hypertriglyceridemic men. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 86:324-333, 2007.
Off-Season Flower Induction of Longan (Dimocarpus longan) with Potassium Chlorate, Sodium Chlorite and Sodium Hypochlorite Reprint Icon -
T.K. Matsumoto, M.A. Nagao and B. Mackey. 2007. Off-season flower induction of longan with potassium chlorate, sodium chlorite and sodium hypochlorite. HortTechnology 17(3): 296-300.
Attraction of Bactrocera dorsalis (Hendel) (Diptera: Tephritidae) and Nontarget Insects to Methyl Eugenol Bucket Traps with Different Preservative Fluids on Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands -
Uchida, G.K., Mackey, B.E., Mcinnis, D.O., Vargas, R.I. 2006. Attraction of Bactrocera dorsalis (Hendel) and Nontarget Insects to Methyl Eugenol Bucket Traps with Different Preservative Fluids on Oahu Island, Hawaiian Islands. Journal of Economic Entomology. 100:717-722.
RESPONSES OF NONTARGET INSECTS TO BUCKET TRAPS BAITED WITH METHYL EUGENOL, CUE-LURE, TRIMEDLURE, OR PROTEIN BAIT ON KAUAI ISLAND, HAWAIIAN ISLANDS -
Uchida, G.K., Mackey, B.E., Vargas, R.I., Beardsley, J.W., Hardy, D.E., Goff, M.L., Stark, J.D. 2006. Response of nontarget insects to methyl eugenol, cue-lure, trimedlure, and protein bait on Kauai Island, Hawaiian Islands. Hawaiian Entomological Society Proceedings. 38:41-71.
DIETARY T10, C-12-CONJUGATED LINOLEIC ACID REDUCES THE EXPRESSION OF FATTY ACID OXIDATION AND DRUG DETOXIFICATION ENZYMES IN MOUSE LIVER -
Rasooly, R., Kelley, D.S., Greg, J., Mackey, B.E. Dietary t10, c-12-conjugated linoleic acid reduces the expression of fatty acid oxidation and drug detoxification enzymes in mouse liver. Journal of Nutrition. 97:58-66, 2007.
Cardinal temperatures for germination and early growth of two Lesquerella species -
Adam, N.R., Dierig, D.A., Coffelt, T.A., Wintermeyer, M., Mackey, B.E., Wall, G.W. 2007. Cardinal temperatures for germination and early growth of two Lesquerella species. Industrial Crops and Products 25:24-33.
FATTY ACID PROFILES OF LIVER, ADIPOSE TISSUE, SPLEEN, AND HEART OF MICE FED DIETS CONTAINING T10, C-12-, AND C9, T11-CONJUGATED LINOLEIC ADIC -
Kelley, D.S., Bartolini, G.L., Newman, J.W., Vemuri, M., Mackey, B.E. 2006. FATTY ACID PROFILES OF LIVER, ADIPOSE TISSUE, SPLEEN, AND HEART OF MICE FED DIETS CONTAINING T10, C-12-, AND C9, T11-CONJUGATED LINOLEIC ADIC. Prostaglandins Leukotrienes and Essential Fatty Acids. 74:331-338.
CONSUMPTION OF BING SWEET CHERRIES LOWERS CIRCULATING CONCENTRATIONS OF INFLAMMATION MARKERS IN HEALTHY MEN AND WOMEN -
Kelley, D.S., Rasooly, R., Jacob, R.A., Kader, A.A., Mackey, B.E. 2006. CONSUMPTION OF BING SWEET CHERRIES LOWERS CIRCULATING CONCENTRATIONS OF INFLAMMATION MARKERS IN HEALTHY MEN AND WOMEN. Journal of Nutrition. 136:981-986, 2006.
Temperature and elevation effects on plant growth, development, and seed production of two Lesaquerella species -
Dierig, D.A., Adam, N.R., Mackey, B.E., Dahlquist, G.H., Coffelt, T.A. 2006. Temperature and elevation effects on plant growth, development, and seed production of two Lesaquerella species. Industrial Crops and Products. 24:17-25.
FIELD TRIAL OF TRANSGENIC INDIAN MUSTARD PLANTS SHOWS ENHANCED PHYTOREMEDIATION OF SELENIUM CONTAMINATED SEDIMENT -
Banuelos, G.S., Terry, N., Leduc, D., Ellon-Smits, E., Mackey, B.E. 2005. Field trial of transgenic Indian mustard plants shows enhanced phytoremediation of selenium contaminated sediment. Environmental Science and Technology. 39:1771-1777.
WEATHERING TRIALS OF AMULET(TM) C-L AND AMULET(TM) M-E ATTRACT AND KILL STATIONS WITH MALE MELON FLIES AND ORIENTAL FRUIT FLIES (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) IN HAWAII -
Vargas, R.I., Stark, J., Mackey, B.E., Bull, R. 2005. Weathering trials of amulet(tm) c-l and amulet(tm) m-e attract and kill stations with male melon flies and oriental fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Hawaii. Journal of Economic Entomology. 98(5): 1551-1559.
PEACH AND NECTARINE QUALITY FOLLOWING TREATMENT WITH HIGH TEMPERATURE FORCED AIR COMBINED WITH CONTROLLED ATMOSPHERES -
Obenland, D.M., Neipp, P.W., Mackey, B.E., Neven, L.G. 2005. Peach and nectarine quality following treatment with high temperature forced air combined with controlled atmospheres. Hortscience 40(5):1425-1430.
POPULATION DYNAMICS OF ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS IN THE AIR OF AN INTENSIVELY CULTIVATED REGION OF SOUTH-WEST ARIZONA -
Bock, C.H., Mackey, B.E., Cotty, P.J. 2004. Population dynamics of Aspergillus flavus in the air of an intensively cultivated region of South-West Arizona. Plant Pathology. 53:422-433.
STATE-DEPENDENT ATTRACTIVENESS OF PROTEIN BAIT AND HOST FRUIT ODOR TO BACTROCERA CUCURBITAE (DIPTERA: TEPHRITIDAE) FEMALES. -
Miller, N.W., Vargas, R.I., Prokopy, R.J., Mackey, B.E. 2004. State-dependent attractiveness of protein bait and host fruit odor to bactrocera cucurbitae (diptera: tephritidae) females. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 94:5 p. 1063-1068(6).
CORRELATIONS OF MORPHOLOGICAL, ANATOMICAL, AND CHEMICAL FEATURES OF GRAPE BERRIES WITH RESISTANCE TO BOTRYTIS CINEREA. PHYTOPATHOLOGY -
Mlikota-Gabler, F., Smilanick, J.L., Mansour, M., Ramming, D.W., Mackey, B.E. 2004. Correlations of morphological, anatomical, and chemical features of grape berries with resistance to botrytis cinerea. phytopathology. Phytopathology 93:1263-1273.
SURVIVAL OF SPORES OF RHIZOPUS STOLONIFIER, ASPERGILLUS NIGER, BOTRYTIS CINEREA, AND ALTERNARIA ALTERNATA AFTER EXPOSURE TO ETHANOL SOLUTIONS AT VARIOUS TEMPERATURES. -
Mlikota-Gabler, F., Smilanick, J.L., Mansour, M., Mackey, B.E. 2004. Survival of spores of rhizopus stolonifier, aspergillus niger, botrytis cinerea, and alternaria alternata after exposure to ethanol solutions at various temperatures.. Journal of Applied Microbiology 96:1354-1360.
Trans-10, CIS-12 conjugated linoleic acid increases liver and decreases adipose tissue lipids in mice: possible role of specific lipid metabolism genes -
Warren, J.M., Simon, V.A., Bartolini, G.L., Erickson, K.L., Mackey, B.E., Kelley, D.S. 2003. TRANS-10, CIS-12 CONJUGATED LINOLEIC ACID INCREASES LIVER AND DECREASES ADIPOSE TISSUE LIPIDS IN MICE: POSSIBLE ROLE OF SPECIFIC LIPID METABOLISM GENES. Lipids Journal. 38(5):497-504, 2003.
VOLATILE EMISSIONS OF NAVEL ORANGES AS PREDICTORS OF FREEZE DAMAGE -
Obenland, D.M., Aung, L.H., Bridges, D.L., Mackey, B.E. Volatile emissions of navel oranges as predictors of freeze damage. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 2003. v. 51(11). p. 3367-3371.
QUANTIFICATION OF THE TOXICITY OF AQUEOUS CHLORINE TO SPORES OF PENICILLIUMDIGITATUM AND GEOTRICHUM CITRI-AURANTII -
Smilanick, J.L. Aiyabei, J., Mlikota-Gabler, M., Doctor, J., Sorenson, D. Quantification of the toxicity of aqueous chlorine to spores of Penicillium digitatum and Geotrichum citri-aurantii. Plant Disease. 2002. v. 86. p. 509-514.
EFFECTS OF SILVERLEAF WHITEFLY INFESTATION ON UPLAND COTTON YIELD AND HONEYDEW LINT CONTAMINATION AND ESTABLISHMENT OF ACTION THRESHOLD IN THE IMPERIAL VALLEY, CALIFORNIA -
EFFECTS OF BEMISIA ARGENTIFOLII (HOMOPTERA: ALEYRODIDAE) INFESTATIONS ON UPLAND COTTON YIELD AND HONEYDEW LINT CONTAMINATION -
SURVEY OF INSECTS AND BIOTRANSFER OF SE TO THE INSECT VIA PLANTS USED FOR PHYTOREMEDIATION OF SELENIUM -
IMPROVING EXPOSED SUBSOILS WITH FERTILIZERS AND CROP ROTATIONS -
EVALUATION OF DIFFERENT PLANT SPECIES USED FOR PHYTOREMEDIATION OF HIGH SOIL SELENIUM -
EFFECTS OF DIETARY ARACHIDONIC ACID ON HUMAN IMMUNE RESPONSE: STIMULATION OF SECONDARY RESPONSE TO INFLUENZA VACCINE -
HIGH TEMPERATURE AND CONTROLLED ATMOSPHERES FOR CONTROL OF CODLING MOTH (LEPIDOPTERA: TORTRICIDAE) IN WALNUT FRUIT -
EFFECTS OF DIETARY ARACHIDONIC ACID (AA) ON HUMAN IMMUNE RESPONSE (IR) -
ACCUMULATION OF SELENIUM BY DIFFERENT PLANT SPECIES GROWN UNDER VARIOUS SALT REGIMES -
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