David C Love
Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
- Is the three-foot bicycle passing law working in Baltimore, Maryland?David C Love
Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Accid Anal Prev 48:451-6. 2012..Interventions, such as driver education, signage, enforcement, and bicycle infrastructure changes are needed to influence driving behavior in Baltimore to increase motorist compliance with the three-foot law...
- Feather meal: a previously unrecognized route for reentry into the food supply of multiple pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs)D C Love
Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Environ Sci Technol 46:3795-802. 2012..This is the first study to detect antimicrobial residues in feather meal. Initial results suggest that more studies are needed to better understand potential risks posed to consumers by drug residues in feather meal...
- Rapidly measured indicators of recreational water quality and swimming-associated illness at marine beaches: a prospective cohort studyTimothy J Wade
United States Environmental Protection Agency, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
Environ Health 9:66. 2010..In this paper, we report on results from three marine beach sites...
- Human virus and bacteriophage inactivation in clear water by simulated sunlight compared to bacteriophage inactivation at a southern California beachDavid C Love
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
Environ Sci Technol 44:6965-70. 2010..Environ. Sci. Technol. 2009, 43, (21), 8046-8052). Hence, measuring sunlight inactivation rates of viruses in the laboratory can be used to estimate inactivation in the environment under similar sunlight and water quality conditions...
- Removal of Escherichia coli, Enterococcus fecalis, coliphage MS2, poliovirus, and hepatitis A virus from oysters (Crassostrea virginica) and hard shell clams (Mercinaria mercinaria) by depurationDavid C Love
Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Int J Food Microbiol 143:211-7. 2010..Because E. coli and E. faecalis were removed at faster rates than HAV and poliovirus, these fecal bacteria appear to be poor process indicators of the virological quality of depurated oysters and hard shell clams...
- Dose imprecision and resistance: free-choice medicated feeds in industrial food animal production in the United StatesDavid C Love
Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21211, USA
Environ Health Perspect 119:279-83. 2011..Routine administration of these drugs to livestock selects for microorganisms that are resistant to medications critical to the treatment of clinical infections in humans...
- Veterinary drug residues in seafood inspected by the European Union, United States, Canada, and Japan from 2000 to 2009David C Love
Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, United States
Environ Sci Technol 45:7232-40. 2011..Increased transparency could facilitate a more rigorous characterization of public health risks from consuming imported seafood...
- Covariation and photoinactivation of traditional and novel indicator organisms and human viruses at a sewage-impacted marine beachAlexandria B Boehm
Environmental and Water Studies, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
Environ Sci Technol 43:8046-52. 2009....
- Methods for recovery of hepatitis A virus (HAV) and other viruses from processed foods and detection of HAV by nested RT-PCR and TaqMan RT-PCRDavid C Love
Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, United States
Int J Food Microbiol 126:221-6. 2008....
- Comparison of enterovirus and adenovirus concentration and enumeration methods in seawater from Southern California, USA and Baja Malibu, MexicoLauren M Sassoubre
Environmental and Water Studies, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 4020, USA
J Water Health 10:419-30. 2012..Further research is needed to determine if detection of viruses by rapid methods such as (RT)QPCR can be a useful water quality monitoring tool to assess health risks in recreational waters...
- Simulated sunlight action spectra for inactivation of MS2 and PRD1 bacteriophages in clear waterMichael B Fisher
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720 1710, United States
Environ Sci Technol 45:9249-55. 2011..This approach will be useful for modeling the inactivation of viruses and other microorganisms in sunlit natural and engineered systems...
- Comparison of methods for the detection of coliphages in recreational water at two California, United States beachesRoberto A Rodriguez
Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
J Virol Methods 181:73-9. 2012....
- Simple and rapid F+ coliphage culture, latex agglutination, and typing assay to detect and source track fecal contaminationDavid C Love
Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 73:4110-8. 2007....
- Fecal indicators in sand, sand contact, and risk of enteric illness among beachgoersChristopher D Heaney
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Epidemiology 23:95-106. 2012..Beach sand can harbor fecal indicator organisms and pathogens, but enteric illness risk associated with sand contact remains unclear...
- Recovery and sequence analysis of hepatitis a virus from springwater implicated in an outbreak of acute viral hepatitisLindsay A Tallon
North Carolina Center for Public Health Preparedness, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 74:6158-60. 2008..Detection of HAV and fecal indicators in the water provided useful and timely information to assist with public health prevention and control measures...