Eric A E Garber

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Affiliation: Food and Drug Administration
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Toxicity and detection of ricin and abrin in beverages
    Eric A E Garber
    U S Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Office of Regulatory Science, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Food Prot 71:1875-83. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Detection of melamine using commercial enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay technology
    Eric A E Garber
    Division of Bioanalytical Chemistry, Office of Regulatory Science, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, US Food and Drug Administration, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Food Prot 71:590-4. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Rapid detection of ricin in cosmetics and elimination of artifacts associated with wheat lectin
    Jacqueline Dayan-Kenigsberg
    Unité Biotechnologie, Biochimie des Protéines et Macromolécules, agence française de sécurité sanitaire des produits de santé, 143 boulevard Anatole France, 93285 Saint Denis Cedex, France
    J Immunol Methods 336:251-4. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Survey of tea for the presence of gluten
    Eric A E Garber
    Office of Regulatory Science, U S Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Food Prot 78:1237-43. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Application of Microwave Irradiation and Heat to Improve Gliadin Detection and Ricin ELISA Throughput with Food Samples
    Eric A E Garber
    Office of Regulatory Science, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Food and Drug Administration, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Toxins (Basel) 7:2135-44. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Detection of hazelnuts and almonds using commercial ELISA test kits
    Eric A E Garber
    Division of Bioanalytical Chemistry, Office of Regulatory Science, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Food and Drug Administration, 5100 Paint Branch Parkway, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Anal Bioanal Chem 396:1939-45. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay detection of melamine in infant formula and wheat food products
    Eric A E Garber
    Division of Bioanalytical Chemistry, Office of Regulatory Science, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, U S Food and Drug Administration, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Food Prot 73:701-7. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Detection of abrin in food using enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay and electrochemiluminescence technologies
    Eric A E Garber
    U S Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Office of Regulatory Science, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Food Prot 71:1868-74. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Detection of ricin in food using electrochemiluminescence-based technology
    Eric A E Garber
    U S Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Division of Bioanalytical Chemistry, Office of Regulatory Science, 5100 Paint Branch Pkwy, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    J AOAC Int 91:376-82. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Simultaneous multiplex detection and confirmation of the proteinaceous toxins abrin, ricin, botulinum toxins, and Staphylococcus enterotoxins a, B, and C in food
    Eric A E Garber
    Office of Regulatory Science, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Food and Drug Administration, 5100 Paint Branch Parkway, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 58:6600-7. 2010

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Toxicity and detection of ricin and abrin in beverages
    Eric A E Garber
    U S Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Office of Regulatory Science, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Food Prot 71:1875-83. 2008
    ..Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays of the samples administered by i.p. injection indicated a decrease in detectable toxin at 0.5 microg/ml...
  2. ncbi request reprint Detection of melamine using commercial enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay technology
    Eric A E Garber
    Division of Bioanalytical Chemistry, Office of Regulatory Science, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, US Food and Drug Administration, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Food Prot 71:590-4. 2008
    ..The recovery of melamine spiked into gravy from dog food using UD was 74% +/- 4%. In conclusion, the recently released Abraxis ELISA for melamine proved to be a useful alternative to more cumbersome methods...
  3. doi request reprint Rapid detection of ricin in cosmetics and elimination of artifacts associated with wheat lectin
    Jacqueline Dayan-Kenigsberg
    Unité Biotechnologie, Biochimie des Protéines et Macromolécules, agence française de sécurité sanitaire des produits de santé, 143 boulevard Anatole France, 93285 Saint Denis Cedex, France
    J Immunol Methods 336:251-4. 2008
    ..5% non-fat milk powder eliminated the occurrence of false positives. This substitution increased the LOD to 0.01 microg/mL ricin, which is an acceptable level for screening cosmetics for contamination by ricin...
  4. doi request reprint Survey of tea for the presence of gluten
    Eric A E Garber
    Office of Regulatory Science, U S Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Food Prot 78:1237-43. 2015
    ..These results raise questions regarding the screening procedures used to detect gluten and how the observation of a homologous antigenic element is defined...
  5. doi request reprint Application of Microwave Irradiation and Heat to Improve Gliadin Detection and Ricin ELISA Throughput with Food Samples
    Eric A E Garber
    Office of Regulatory Science, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Food and Drug Administration, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Toxins (Basel) 7:2135-44. 2015
    ..However, by abbreviating the incubation time of the ricin ELISA, it was possible to cut the assay time to less than 2 hours and still display LOD values < 10 ppb and recoveries of 78%-98%. ..
  6. doi request reprint Detection of hazelnuts and almonds using commercial ELISA test kits
    Eric A E Garber
    Division of Bioanalytical Chemistry, Office of Regulatory Science, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Food and Drug Administration, 5100 Paint Branch Parkway, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Anal Bioanal Chem 396:1939-45. 2010
    ..Also, insufficient knowledge regarding the epitope specificity of the antibodies used in the ELISAs further hinders interpretation of the results generated by the different test kits...
  7. ncbi request reprint Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay detection of melamine in infant formula and wheat food products
    Eric A E Garber
    Division of Bioanalytical Chemistry, Office of Regulatory Science, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, U S Food and Drug Administration, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Food Prot 73:701-7. 2010
    ..5 microg/g, respectively. The ELISA kits provide an effective alternative for the analysis of samples suspected of containing melamine without relying on extensive sample preparation or expensive instrumentation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Detection of abrin in food using enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay and electrochemiluminescence technologies
    Eric A E Garber
    U S Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Office of Regulatory Science, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Food Prot 71:1868-74. 2008
    ..1 to 0.5 ng/ml in the analytical sample. In contrast, the LODs for the ELISAs ranged from 0.5 to 10 ng/ml in the analytical sample...
  9. ncbi request reprint Detection of ricin in food using electrochemiluminescence-based technology
    Eric A E Garber
    U S Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Division of Bioanalytical Chemistry, Office of Regulatory Science, 5100 Paint Branch Pkwy, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    J AOAC Int 91:376-82. 2008
    ..Thus, the ECL assay was uniquely suited for the screening of samples for ricin...
  10. doi request reprint Simultaneous multiplex detection and confirmation of the proteinaceous toxins abrin, ricin, botulinum toxins, and Staphylococcus enterotoxins a, B, and C in food
    Eric A E Garber
    Office of Regulatory Science, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Food and Drug Administration, 5100 Paint Branch Parkway, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 58:6600-7. 2010
    ..Paramagnetic microspheres facilitated the detection of analyte in foods containing particulate matter incompatible with the use of filter plates normally used in the wash steps of assays employing standard polystyrene microspheres...
  11. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of immunodiagnostic devices for the detection of ricin, amanitin, and T-2 toxin in food
    Eric A E Garber
    Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Office of Plant and Dairy Foods, Division of Natural Products, 5100 Paint Branch Parkway, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Food Prot 68:1294-301. 2005
    ..Competitive ELISAs, which typically have unacceptably high background reactions with food samples, successfully detected amanitin and T-2 toxin...
  12. doi request reprint Effects of a Proline Endopeptidase on the Detection and Quantitation of Gluten by Antibody-Based Methods during the Fermentation of a Model Sorghum Beer
    Rakhi Panda
    Division of Bioanalytical Chemistry, Office of Regulatory Science, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition CFSAN, FDA, College Park, Maryland 20740, United States
    J Agric Food Chem 63:10525-35. 2015
    ..However, Western blot results indicated partial resistance of the high molecular weight (HMW) glutenins to the action of PEP, questioning the ability of PEP in digesting all immunopathogenic sequences present in gluten. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint Application of deadenylase electrochemiluminescence assay for ricin to foods in a plate format
    Chung Y Cho
    Office of Regulatory Science, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, U S Food and Drug Administration, 5100 Paint Branch Parkway, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Food Prot 72:903-6. 2009
    ..Signal-to-noise ratios for the plate-based assay were comparable to those for the bead-based assay for ricin in citrate buffer, but 2- to 4.5-fold higher when the plate-based assay was used for analysis of juice samples...
  14. doi request reprint Presence of Undeclared Food Allergens in Cumin: The Need for Multiplex Methods
    Eric A E Garber
    Office of Regulatory Science, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Food and Drug Administration, College Park, Maryland 20740, United States
    J Agric Food Chem 64:1202-11. 2016
    ..These results demonstrate the limitations of single analyte-specific assays and the need for orthogonal multiplex methods to detect food allergens irrespective of varietal or other differences. ..
  15. doi request reprint Detection and Quantification of Gluten during the Brewing and Fermentation of Beer Using Antibody-Based Technologies
    Rakhi Panda
    U S Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Office of Regulatory Science, Division of Bioanalytical Chemistry, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Food Prot 78:1167-77. 2015
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  16. ncbi request reprint Performance Tested Method multiple laboratory validation study of ELISA-based assays for the detection of peanuts in food
    Douglas L Park
    U S Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Division of Natural Products, 5100 Paint Branch Pkwy, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    J AOAC Int 88:156-60. 2005
    ..When 2 test kits are run simultaneously on all samples, the probability becomes 95%. It is therefore recommended that all field samples be analyzed with at least 2 of the validated kits...
  17. doi request reprint Multiplex detection of food allergens and gluten
    Chung Y Cho
    Office of Regulatory Science, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition CFSAN, Food and Drug Administration, College Park, MD, 20740, USA
    Anal Bioanal Chem 407:4195-206. 2015
    ..The bead-based design makes this 30-plex assay expandable to incorporate new antibodies and capture/detector methodologies by ascribing these new detectors to any of the unassigned bead sets that are commercially available...
  18. doi request reprint Identification of the RNA N-glycosidase activity of ricin in castor bean extracts by an electrochemiluminescence-based assay
    William K Keener
    U S Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Frederick, MD 21702, USA
    Anal Biochem 378:87-9. 2008
    ..Concurrent testing with two substrates provides a diagnostic tool enabling castor bean toxins to be differentiated from a larger selection of N-glycosidase toxins than was previously examined...