Office of Research and Development Publications

National Exposure Research Laboratory (NERL) Research Publications

Records 1 to 20 of 20 records from ORD-NERL published between 10/21/2013 and 10/21/2018 from author Stephen Vesper

Vesper, S., J. Cox-Ganser, L. Wymer, AND J. Park. Quantification of mold contamination in multi-level buildings using the Environmental Relative Moldiness Index. JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL HYGIENE. Taylor & Francis, Inc., Philadelphia, PA, 15(1):38-43, (2017).
Cox, J., R. Indugula, S. Vesper, Z. Zhu, R. Jandarov, AND T. Reponen. Comparison of indoor air sampling and dust collection methods for fungal exposure assessment using quantitative PCR. Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts. RSC Publishing, Cambridge, Uk, 19(10):1312-1319, (2017).
Tulve, N., M. Clifton, S. Vesper, P. Egeghy, K. Thomas, E. Ulrich, Dan Stout, K. Isaacs, D. Werthmann, AND F. Rabito. Young Children’s Exposures to Molds and Consumer Product Ingredients in their Homes. 2017 ISES Annual Meeting, Durham, NC, October 15 - 19, 2017.
Vesper, S., T. Robins, T. Lewis, K. Kombkowski, L. Wymer, R. Villegas MSc, AND S. Batterman. Use of Medicaid and housing data may help target areas of high asthma prevalence. Journal of Asthma. Informa Healthcare, London, Uk, 54(3):230-238, (2017).
Bradham, K., C. Croghan, P. Egeghy, S. Clifton, K. Isaacs, Dan Stout, K. Thomas, N. Tulve, E. Ulrich, D. Whitaker, S. Vesper, D. Betancourt, AND T. Dean. Field Collection Methods for an EPA Pilot Study Evaluating Personal, Housing, and Community Factors Influencing Children’s Potential Exposures to Indoor Contaminants at Various Lifestages (EPA Pilot Study Add-On to the GreenHousing Study). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-17/064, 2017.
Glassmeyer, S., E. Furlong, D. Kolpin, A. Batt, B. Benson, S. Boone, O. Conerly, M. Donohue, D. King, M. Kostich, H. Mash, S. Pfaller, K. Schenck, Jane Ellen Simmons, E. Varughese, S. Vesper, E. Villegas, AND V. Wilson. Nationwide reconnaissance of contaminants of emerging concern in source and treated drinking waters of the United States. SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT. Elsevier BV, AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, 581582:909-922, (2017).
Eiffert, S., Y. Noibi, S. Vesper, J. Downs, F. Fulk, J. Wallace, M. Pearson, AND A. Winquist. A Citizen-Science Study Documents Environmental Exposures and Asthma Prevalence in Two Communities. JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL AND PUBLIC HEALTH. Hindawi Publishing Corporation, New York, NY, 2016:1962901, (2016).
Zhang, Z., J. Biagini Myers, E. Brandt, P. Ryan, M. Lindsey, R. Mintz-Cole, T. Reponen, S. Vesper, F. Forde, B. Ruff, S. Bass, G. LeMasters, D. Bernstein, J. Lockey, A. Budelsky, AND G. Kurana Hershey. B-Glucan exacerbates allergic asthma independent of fungal sensitization and promotes steroid-resistant TH2/TH17 responses. JOURNAL OF ALLERGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY. Journal of Allergy Clinical Immunology, 139(1):54-65, (2017).
Kim, T., D. Lye, M. Donohue, J. Mistry, S. Pfaller, S. Vesper, AND M. Kirisits. Harvested rainwater quality before and after treatment in six full-scale residential systems. JOURNAL OF AMERICAN WATER WORKS ASSOCIATION. American Water Resources Association, Middleburg, VA, 108(11):E571-E584, (2016).
Vesper, S., L. Wymer, D. Cox, AND G. DeWalt. Populations of some molds in water-damaged homes may differ if the home was constructed with gypsum drywall compared to plaster. SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT. Elsevier BV, AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, 562:446-450, (2016).
King, D., S. Pfaller, M. Donohue, S. Vesper, E. Villegas, M. Ware, S. Glassmeyer, M. Vogal, E. Furlong, AND D. Kolpin. Microbial pathogens in source and treated waters from drinking water treatment plants in the United States and implications for human health. SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT. Elsevier BV, AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, 562:987–995, (2016).
Adkins, L., G. Frantz, F. Fulk, J. Rhodus, B. Thompson, S. Vesper, R. Williams, V. Zartarian, AND E. Bender. Health Impact Assessment(HIA)of Building Renovations at Gerena Community School, Springfield, Massachusetts. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-15/236, 2015.
Kamal, A., J. Burke, S. Vesper, S. Batterman, A. Vette, C. Godwin, M. Chavez-Camarena, AND G. Norris. Applicability of the Environmental Relative Moldiness Index for Quantification of Residential Mold Contamination in an Air Pollution Health Effects Study. JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL AND PUBLIC HEALTH. Hindawi Publishing Corporation, New York, NY, 2014(261357):1-8, (2014).
Goh, V., H. Yap, R. Gutierrez, L. Ng, AND S. Vesper. DNA-Based Analyses of Molds in Singapore Public Buildings Results in a Proposed Singapore Environmental Relative Moldiness Index. Tropical Biomedicine. Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 31(4):663-669, (2014).
Rosenbaum, P., J. Crawford, A. Hunt, S. Vesper, AND J. Abraham. Environmental Relative Moldiness Index and Associations with Home Characteristics and Infant Wheeze. JOURNAL OF OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 12(1):29-36, (2015).
Johansson, E., T. Reponen, J. Meller, S. Vesper, AND J. Yadav. Association of Stremptomyces community composition determined by PCR-denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis with indoor mold status. ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT. Springer, New York, NY, 186(12):8773-8783, (2014).
Adhikari, A., E. Kettleson, S. Vesper, S. Kumar, D. Popham, C. Schaffer, R. Indugula, K. Chatterjee, K. Allam, S. Grinshpun, AND T. Reponen. Dustborne and airborne gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria in high versus low ERMI homes. SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT. Elsevier BV, AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, 482(1):92-99, (2014).
Donohue, M., K. O’Connell, S. Vesper, J. Mistry, D. King, M. Kostich, AND S. Pfaller. Widespread molecular detection of Legionella pneumophila Serogroup 1 in cold water taps across the United States. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY. American Chemical Society, Washington, DC, 48(6):3145-3152, (2014).
Vesper, S., L. Wymer, S. Kennedy, AND L. Grimsley. Decreased Pulmonary Function Measured in Children Exposed to High Environmental Relative Moldiness Index Homes. The Open Respiratory Medicine Journal. Bentham Science Publishers, Ltd., Oak Park, IL, 7(1):83-86, (2013).
Bolanos-Rosero, B., D. Betancourt, T. Dean, AND S. Vesper. Pilot study of mold populations inside and outside of Puerto Rican residences. AEROBIOLOGIA. Springer, New York, NY, 29(4):537-543, (2013).