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Records 1 to 25 of 40 records from ORD-NRMRL from author Doris Betancourt

Betancourt, D., T. Dean, E. Beaudoin, B. France, AND W. Bell. Laboratory research on the efficacy of the TDA, Inc., photochemical mold remediation (PMR) technology for contaminated building materials. 2018 EPA International Decontamination Meeting, RTP,NC, May 08 - 10, 2018.
BETANCOURT, D., S. serre, T. Dean, B. Martin, AND J. Mason. Laboratory research on the efficacy of chlorine dioxide for the remediation of mold-contaminated buildings--2011. Presented at AMOP Technical Seminar on Environmental Contamination and Response, BanffCAB, October 04, 2011.
Betancourt, D., T. Dean, S. Vesper, AND E. Huertas. An EPA pilot study characterizing fungal and bacterial populations at homes after flooding events at the Martin Peña Channel community-Puerto Rico. Presented at Restoration, Sustainability, and Health of the Caño Martín Peña, Guaynabo, PUERTO RICO, June 09, 2017.
Kim, J., L. Harvey, A. Evans, G. Byfield, D. Betancourt, AND T. Dean. Biological Responses of Raw 264.7 Macrophage Exposed to Two Strains of Stachybotrys chartarum Spores Grown on Four Different Wallboard Types. INHALATION TOXICOLOGY. Taylor & Francis, Inc., Philadelphia, PA, 28(7):303-312, (2016).
Betancourt, D., T. Dean, J. Kim, AND J. Levy. Genome sequence of Stachybotrys chartarum Strain 51-11. Genome Announcements. American Society for Microbiology, Washington, DC, 3(5):e01114-1115, (2015).
Betancourt, D., T. Dean, A. Evans, AND G. Byfield. Method Analysis of Microbial-Resistant Gypsum Products. Presented at American Society for Microbiology 114th General Meeting, Boston, MA, May 17 - 20, 2014.
Bolanos-Rosero, B., S. Vesper, D. Betancourt, AND T. Dean. Pilot study of mold population inside and outside of Puerto Rican residences. 2014 PR Caribbean Science Consortium/ Non-PRASA System Workgroup, San Juan, PUERTO RICO, September 11 - 12, 2014.
Dean, T. AND D. Betancourt. Microbial Resistant Test Method Development. US Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH, EPA/600/R-15/182, 2015.
Betancourt, D., T. Dean, A. Evans, AND G. Byfield. Method Analysis of Microbial Resistant Gypsum Products. American Society for Microbiology 114th General Meeting, Boston, MA, May 17 - 20, 2014.
Betancourt, D., Ken Krebs, S. Moore, AND S. Martin. Microbial Volatile Organic Compound Emissions from Stachybotrys chartarum growing on Gypsum Wallboard and Ceiling tile. BMC Microbiology. BioMed Central Ltd, London, Uk, 13:283, (2013).
Betancourt, D. AND T. Dean. Research on Risk Management Solutions for Controlling Mold in Indoor Environments. Joint US EPA & NCSU Poster Session & Reception, Raleigh, NC, May 15, 2012.
BETANCOURT, D. Laboratory research on th efficacy of chlorine dioxide fumigation for the remediation of mold-contaminated buildings. Presented at 2011 U.S. EPA Decontamination Research and Development Conference, Research Triangle Park, NC, November 01, 2011.
BETANCOURT, D. Characterization of Stachybotrys chartarum microbial volatile organic compounds (MVOC) emissions and mycotoxins production on gypsum wallboard and ceiling tiles. Presented at Bioaerosols 2011, Saratoga Springs, NY, September 06, 2011.
BETANCOURT, D. Characterization of Stachybotrys chartarum microbial volatile organic compounds emissions and mycotoxins production on gypsum wallboard and ceiling tiles. Presented at 6th International Scientific Conference on Bioaerosols, Fungi, Bacteria, Mictoixins in Indoor and Outdoor Environments and human health, Saratoga Springs, NY, September 06, 2011.
BETANCOURT, D., S. D. SERRE, AND K. K. Foarde. Laboratory research on the efficacy of chlorine dioxide fumigation for the remediation of mold-contaminated buildings--conference paper. In Proceedings, Indoor Air 2011, Austin, TX, June 05 - 10, 2011. International Society of Indoor Air Quality and Climate (ISIAQ), Santa Cruz, CA, 6 p, (2011).
BETANCOURT, D. Laboratory Research on the efficacy of Chlorine Dioxide for the Remediation of Mold-Contaminated Buildings. Presented at Indoor Air 2011, Austin, TX, June 05 - 10, 2011.
BETANCOURT, D. Laboratory evaluation of the efficacy of chlorine dioxide for remediation of molds, mycotoxins and allergens on typical building materials. Presented at 34th AMOP Technical Seminar on Environmental Contamination and Response, Calgary, BC, CANADA, June 07, 2011.
WOOD, JOE, P. M. LEMIEUX, D. BETANCOURT, P. Kariher, AND N. Griffin Gatchalian. Dry Thermal Resistance of Bacillus Anthracis (Sterne) Spores of Other Bacillus Species: Implications for Biological Agent Destruction via Waste Incineration. JOURNAL OF APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY. Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA, (19 Nov):1364-5072, (2009).
Menetrez, M. Y., K. K. Foarde, T. R. Dean, AND D. A. Betancourt. The Effectiveness of UV Irradiation on Vegetative Bacteria and Fungi Surface Contamination. Chemical Engineering Journal. Elsevier BV, AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, 157(2-3):443-450, (2010).
MENETREZ, M. Y., K. K. Foarde, R. K. Esch, T. D. Schwartz, T. R. DEAN, M. D. HAYS, S. Cho, D. BETANCOURT, AND S. A. MOORE. An evaluation of indoor and outdoor biological particulate matter (BioPM). ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT. Elsevier Science Ltd, New York, NY, 43(34):5476-5483, (2009).
MENETREZ, M. Y., K. K. Foarde, T. D. SCHWARTZ, T. R. DEAN, AND D. BETANCOURT. An Evaluation of the Antimicrobial Effects of Gas-Phase Ozone. Ozone: Science and Engineering. Taylor & Francis Group, London, Uk, 31(4):316-325, (2009).
MENETREZ, M. Y., T. R. DEAN, D. BETANCOURT, AND K. K. FOARDE. RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT OF RISK MANAGEMENT ALTERNATIVES FOR CONTROLLING MOLD. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-06/011, 2006.
Menetrez*, M Y., K. K. Foarde, T. D. Webber, D Betancourt, AND T R. Dean. GROWTH RESPONSE OF STACHYBOTRYS CHARTARUM TO MOISTURE VARIATION ON COMMON BUILDING MATERIALS. INDOOR AND BUILT ENVIRONMENT. SAGE Publications, THOUSAND OAKS, CA, 13(3):183-187, (2004).
Dean, T R., D Betancourt, AND M Y. Menetrez*. A RAPID DNA EXTRACTION METHOD FOR PCR IDENTIFICATION OF FUNGAL INDOOR AIR CONTAMINANTS. JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGICAL METHODS. Elsevier Science BV, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 56(3):431-434, (2004).
LEE, C., J. WOOD, D. BETANCOURT, W. P. LINAK, P. M. LEMIEUX, T. R. DEAN, M. Y. MENETREZ, AND J. NOVAK. STUDY OF THERMAL DESTRUCTION OF BACILLUS ANTHRACIS SURROGATES SPIKED ON BUILDING MATERIALS. Presented at A&WMA 98th Annual Conference & Exhibition, Minneapolis, MN, June 21 - 24, 2005.