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Research Project: Improving the Quality of Animal Hides, Reducing Environmental Impacts of Hide Production, and Developing Value-Added Products from Wool

Location: Biobased and Other Animal Co-products Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Efficacy of aqueous solution of n-halamine to reduce microbiological contamination on cattle hides for meat safety with byproduct quality assurance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Synthetic platform for controlled delivery of 1-MCP: An effective approach to the protection of crops and produce - (Book / Chapter)

Thermogravimetric analysis and pyrolysis kinetics of tannery wastes in an inert atmosphere - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Luo, L., Liu, J., Liu, C., Brown, E.M., Wang, F., Hu, Y., Tang, K. 2020. Thermogravimetric analysis and pyrolysis kinetics of tannery wastes in an inert atmosphere. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 115(4):123-131.

Draft genome sequence of red heat-causing halomonas eurihalina MS1, a moderately halophilic bacterium isolated from saline soil in alicante, spain Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hussain, S.A., Xu, A., Sommers, C.H., Sarker, M.I. 2020. Draft genome sequence of red heat-causing halomonas eurihalina MS1, a moderately halophilic bacterium isolated from saline soil in alicante, spain. Microbiology Resource Announcements. https://doi.org/10.1128/MRA.01426-19.

Efficacy of Alkyltrimethylammonium Bromide for Decontaminating Salt-Cured Hides From The Red Heat Causing Moderatley Halophilic Bacteria - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hussain, S., Sarker, M.I., Yosief, H.O. 2020. Efficacy of Alkyltrimethylammonium Bromide for Decontaminating Salt-Cured Hides From The Red Heat Causing Moderatley Halophilic Bacteria. Letters in Applied Microbiology. 70:159-164.

The Quality of Leather Estimated From Airborne Ultrasonic Testing of Hides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, C., Chen, N., Latona, N.P. 2019. The Quality of Leather Estimated From Airborne Ultrasonic Testing of Hides. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 115(2):63-70.

Limiting microbial activity as an alternative approach of bovine hide preservation Part II: impact of developed formulations on leather quality and the environment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sarker, M.I., Yosief, H.O., Liu, C., Latona, N.P. 2020. Limiting microbial activity as an alternative approach of bovine hide preservation Part II: impact of developed formulations on leather quality and the environment. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 115:54-62.

Decontamination of bovine hide surfaces for enhancing food safety: Use of alkyltrimethylammonium bromide and chlorhexidine digluconate Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Long III, W., Sarker, M.I., Annous, B.A., Paoli, G. 2019. Decontamination of bovine hide surfaces for enhancing food safety: Use of alkyltrimethylammonium bromide and chlorhexidine digluconate. LWT - Food Science and Technology. 109:255-260. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.lwt.2019.04.005.

Limiting microbial activity as an alternative approach of bovine hide preservation, Part 1: Efficacy of Developed Formulations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sarker, M.I., Long, W., Liu, C. 2019. Limiting microbial activity as an alternative approach of bovine hide preservation, Part 1: Efficacy of Developed Formulations. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 114:271-278.

Cinnamayldehyde/lactic acid spray wash treatment for meat safety and byproduct quality assurance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Long III, W., Sarker, M.I., Liu, C. 2018. Cinnamayldehyde/lactic acid spray wash treatment for meat safety and byproduct quality assurance. Journal of Food Science and Technology. 6(6):280-289.

Preservation of bovine hide using less salt with low concentration of antiseptic, part II: Impact of developed formulations on leather quality And environment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sarker, M.I., Long III, W., Piazza, G.J., Latona, N.P., Liu, C. 2018. Preservation of bovine hide using less salt with low concentration of antiseptic, part II: Impact of developed formulations on leather quality And environment. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 113:335-342.

Effect of cyclic stress while being dried on the mechanical properties and thermostability of leathers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huang, J., Liu, J., Tang, K., Yang, P., Fan, X., Wang, F., Du, J., Liu, C. 2018. Effect of cyclic stress while being dried on the mechanical properties and thermostability of leathers. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 113(11):318-325.

The Use of Polymerized Genipin for the Stabilization of the Collagen Structure of Animal Hides - (Abstract Only)

Characterization and thermal properties of polygenipin-crosslinked hide powders - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, J., Liu, C., Brown, E.M., Keyong, T. 2018. Characterization and thermal properties of polygenipin-crosslinked hide powders. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 113(4):96-104.

Efficacy of Citrilow® and Cecure® spray wash on the prevalence of aerobic and enterobacteriaceae/gram negative enteric bacilli and cattle hide quality Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Long III, W., Sarker, M.I., Marsico, R.M., Latona, N.P., Ulbrich, L.M., Muir, Z.E., Liu, C. 2018. Efficacy of Citrilow® and Cecure® spray wash on the prevalence of aerobic and enterobacteriaceae/gram negative enteric bacilli and cattle hide quality. Journal of Food Safety. https://doi.org/10.1111/jfs.12441.

Evaluation of novel pre-slaughter cattle wash formulations for meat and byproduct safety and quality Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Long III, W., Sarker, M.I., Liu, C. 2018. Evaluation of novel pre-slaughter cattle wash formulations for meat and byproduct safety and quality. Journal of Food Science and Technology. 14(2):33-41. https://doi:10.19026/ajfst.14.5829.

Preservation of bovine hide using less salt with low concentration of antiseptic, part I: effectiveness of developed formulations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sarker, M.I., Long III, W., Liu, C. 2018. Preservation of bovine hide using less salt with low concentration of antiseptic, part I: effectiveness of developed formulations. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 113(1):12-18.

Preparation and characterization of gelatin/chitosan/carbodiimide films - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Taylor, M.M., Bumanlag, L.P., Latona, N.P., Brown, E.M., Liu, C. 2017. Preparation and characterization of gelatin/chitosan/carbodiimide films. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 112(12):428-435.

Development and characterization of genipin cross-linked gelatin based composites incorporated with vegetable-tanned collagen fiber (vcf) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, J., Liu, C., Brown, E.M. 2017. Development and characterization of genipin cross-linked gelatin based composites incorporated with vegetable-tanned collagen fiber (vcf). Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 112(12):410-419.

Leather mechanical properties estimated from airborne ultrasonic testing of hides - (Abstract Only)

Efficacy of citrilow™ and cecure™ spray wash on the levels and prevalence of aerobic bacterials and enterobacteriaceae bacteria on cattle hides - (Abstract Only)

Development and characterization of genipin cross-linked gelatin based composites incorporated with vegetable-tanned collagen fiber (VCF) - (Abstract Only)

The prediction of leather mechanical properties from airborne ultrasonic testing of hides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, C., Latona, N.P., Brady, B. 2017. The prediction of leather mechanical properties from airborne ultrasonic testing of hides. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 112(3):94-101.

A method for removing adobe-type manure from hides using an oxidizing agent - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marsico, R., Liu, C. 2017. A method for removing adobe-type manure from hides using an oxidizing agent. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 112(3):88-93.

Reaction of gelatin and chitosan with water soluble carbodiimides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Taylor, M.M., Bumanlag, L.P., Latona, N.P., Brown, E.M., Liu, C. 2017. Reaction of gelatin and chitosan with water soluble carbodiimides. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 112(2):52-58.

Mechanical properties of biobased films prepared from collagen solutions derived from bovine hides - (Abstract Only)
Liu, C., Latona, N.P., Taylor, M.M. 2016. Mechanical properties of biobased films prepared from collagen solutions derived from bovine hides [abstract]. American Chemical Society National Meeting. 16:2.

The physical properties, morphology and viscoelasticity of biobased sponges prepared from un-tanned hides - (Abstract Only)
Liu, C., Siddique, A., Latona, N.P., Taylor, M.M. 2016. The physical properties, morphology and viscoelasticity of biobased sponges prepared from un-tanned hides [abstract]. American Leather Chemists Association Meeting. 16:1.

Preparation of biobased sponges from un-tanned hides Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Siddique, A., Latona, N.P., Taylor, M.M., Liu, C. 2016. Preparation of biobased sponges from un-tanned hides. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 111(5):192-199.

Reaction of protein and carbohydrates with EDC for making unique biomaterials - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Taylor, M.M., Bumanlag, L.P., Brown, E.M., Liu, C. 2016. Reaction of protein and carbohydrates with EDC for making unique biomaterials. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 111(4):155-164.

Soluble collagen approach to a combination tannage mechanism - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brown, E.M., Taylor, M.M., Liu, C. 2016. Soluble collagen approach to a combination tannage mechanism. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 111(4):141-147.

Preservation of hides using low salt methods - (Abstract Only)
Liu, C., Muir, Z.E. 2015. Preservation of hides using low salt methods [abstract]. Meeting Abstract. p. 101.

Biopolymers produced from gelatin and chitosan using polyphenols Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Taylor, M.M., Bumanlag, L.P., Brown, E.M., Liu, C. 2015. Biopolymers produced from gelatin and chitosan using polyphenols. Journal of American Leather Chemists Association. 110(12):392-400.