S C Jiang

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Real-time PCR quantification of human adenoviruses in urban rivers indicates genome prevalence but low infectivity
    Samuel Choi
    Environmental Health, Science, and Policy, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7070, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:7426-33. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Flow fingerprinting fecal pollution and suspended solids in stormwater runoff from an urban coastal watershed
    Cristiane Q Surbeck
    Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Henry Samueli School of Engineering, University of California, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 40:4435-41. 2006
  3. pmc Association of Heavy Rainfall on Genotypic Diversity in V. cholerae Isolates from an Outbreak in India
    A K Goel
    Biotechnology Division, Defense Research and Development Establishment, Gwalior 474 002, India
    Int J Microbiol 2011:230597. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Microbial source tracking in a small southern California urban watershed indicates wild animals and growth as the source of fecal bacteria
    Sunny C Jiang
    Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 76:927-34. 2007
  5. pmc Seasonal detection of human viruses and coliphage in Newport Bay, California
    Sunny C Jiang
    Civil and Environmental Engineering, 1367 SE II, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:6468-74. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Real-time quantitative PCR for enteric adenovirus serotype 40 in environmental waters
    Sunny Jiang
    Department of Environmental Health, Science, and Policy, University of California, Irvine 92697, USA
    Can J Microbiol 51:393-8. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of four cell lines for assay of infectious adenoviruses in water samples
    Sunny C Jiang
    Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, 1367 SEII, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    J Water Health 7:650-6. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Abundance, distribution, and diversity of viruses in alkaline, hypersaline Mono Lake, California
    S Jiang
    Environmental Analysis and Design, University of California, Irvine, CA 92696, USA
    Microb Ecol 47:9-17. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint PCR detection of pathogenic viruses in southern California urban rivers
    S C Jiang
    Environmental Health, Science and Policy, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    J Appl Microbiol 97:17-28. 2004
  10. pmc Prevalence of cholera toxin genes (ctxA and zot) among non-O1/O139 Vibrio cholerae strains from Newport Bay, California
    Sunny Jiang
    Environmental Health, Science and Policy, University of California, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:7541-4. 2003

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Publications26

  1. pmc Real-time PCR quantification of human adenoviruses in urban rivers indicates genome prevalence but low infectivity
    Samuel Choi
    Environmental Health, Science, and Policy, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7070, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:7426-33. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Flow fingerprinting fecal pollution and suspended solids in stormwater runoff from an urban coastal watershed
    Cristiane Q Surbeck
    Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Henry Samueli School of Engineering, University of California, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 40:4435-41. 2006
    ....
  3. pmc Association of Heavy Rainfall on Genotypic Diversity in V. cholerae Isolates from an Outbreak in India
    A K Goel
    Biotechnology Division, Defense Research and Development Establishment, Gwalior 474 002, India
    Int J Microbiol 2011:230597. 2011
    ..Each cluster corresponded to a distinct peak of cholera outbreak, which occurred after separate heavy rainfall. The results suggest that the rainfall event can bring various genotypes of V. cholerae strains causing multiple outbreaks...
  4. ncbi request reprint Microbial source tracking in a small southern California urban watershed indicates wild animals and growth as the source of fecal bacteria
    Sunny C Jiang
    Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 76:927-34. 2007
    ..Fecal bacterial concentrations were not elevated on these two occasions, suggesting that the elevated levels of fecal indicator bacteria in this small watershed could be unrelated to the source of human adenovirus...
  5. pmc Seasonal detection of human viruses and coliphage in Newport Bay, California
    Sunny C Jiang
    Civil and Environmental Engineering, 1367 SE II, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:6468-74. 2007
    ..This research suggested that coliphage and FIB share similar environmental sources, while sources of human viruses in Newport Bay are perhaps different...
  6. ncbi request reprint Real-time quantitative PCR for enteric adenovirus serotype 40 in environmental waters
    Sunny Jiang
    Department of Environmental Health, Science, and Policy, University of California, Irvine 92697, USA
    Can J Microbiol 51:393-8. 2005
    ..The real-time PCR assay developed in this study is suitable for quantitative determination of Ad40 in environmental samples and represents a considerable advancement in pathogen quantification in aquatic environments...
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of four cell lines for assay of infectious adenoviruses in water samples
    Sunny C Jiang
    Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, 1367 SEII, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    J Water Health 7:650-6. 2009
    ..Combining this cell culture with molecular methods for viral assay in the aquatic environment will provide critical information for risk assessment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Abundance, distribution, and diversity of viruses in alkaline, hypersaline Mono Lake, California
    S Jiang
    Environmental Analysis and Design, University of California, Irvine, CA 92696, USA
    Microb Ecol 47:9-17. 2004
    ..A hybridization study using an indigenous viral isolate as a probe revealed an episodic pattern of temporal phage distribution with strong niche stratification between oxic and anoxic waters...
  9. ncbi request reprint PCR detection of pathogenic viruses in southern California urban rivers
    S C Jiang
    Environmental Health, Science and Policy, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    J Appl Microbiol 97:17-28. 2004
    ..To investigate human viral contamination in urban rivers and its impact on coastal waters of southern California, USA...
  10. pmc Prevalence of cholera toxin genes (ctxA and zot) among non-O1/O139 Vibrio cholerae strains from Newport Bay, California
    Sunny Jiang
    Environmental Health, Science and Policy, University of California, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:7541-4. 2003
    ..This suggests that ctxA is prevalent in the region of nonepidemicity and is likely to have an environmental origin...
  11. ncbi request reprint The vertical distribution and diversity of marine bacteriophage at a station off Southern California
    S Jiang
    Environmental Analysis and Design, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7070, USA
    Microb Ecol 45:399-410. 2003
    ..However, host range may have contributed to the evolution of the diverse phage population in the marine environment...
  12. pmc Human adenoviruses and coliphages in urban runoff-impacted coastal waters of Southern California
    S Jiang
    Department of Environmental Analysis and Design, University of California, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 67:179-84. 2001
    ..The results of this study call for both a reevaluation of our current recreational water quality standards to reflect the viral quality of recreational waters and monitoring of recreational waters for human viruses on a regular basis...
  13. pmc Genetic diversity of clinical and environmental isolates of Vibrio cholerae determined by amplified fragment length polymorphism fingerprinting
    S C Jiang
    Center of Marine Biotechnology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 66:148-53. 2000
    ..cholerae strains that appear to have been derived locally from environmental O1 or non-O1 strains...
  14. pmc Genetic diversity of Vibrio cholerae in Chesapeake Bay determined by amplified fragment length polymorphism fingerprinting
    S C Jiang
    Center of Marine Biotechnology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 66:140-7. 2000
    ..The dynamic nature of the population structure of this bacterial species in Chesapeake Bay provides new insight into the ecology and molecular evolution of V. cholerae in the natural environment...
  15. ncbi request reprint Human adenoviruses in water: occurrence and health implications: a critical review
    Sunny C Jiang
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 40:7132-40. 2006
    ..The occurrence of these viruses in natural and treated waters is summarized from worldwide reports...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ecology of coliphages in southern California coastal waters
    V C Reyes
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    J Appl Microbiol 109:431-40. 2010
    ..Specifically, our experiments address (i) the ability of environmental Escherichia coli (E. coli) to serve as hosts for coliphage replication, and (ii) the temporal and spatial distribution of coliphages in coastal waters...
  17. doi request reprint Genetic determinants of virulence, antibiogram and altered biotype among the Vibrio cholerae O1 isolates from different cholera outbreaks in India
    A K Goel
    Biotechnology Division, Defence Research and Development Establishment, Jhansi Road, Gwalior 474002, India
    Infect Genet Evol 10:815-9. 2010
    ..In addition, in 2007, a new variant of O1 El Tor strain with further modifications in ctxB of classical biotype is discovered among the Indian isolates...
  18. doi request reprint Transfer of cholera toxin genes from O1 to non-O1/O139 strains by vibriophages from California coastal waters
    S Choi
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7070, USA
    J Appl Microbiol 108:1015-22. 2010
    ..This study investigates vibriophages in southern California coastal waters and their ability to transfer cholera toxin genes...
  19. pmc Composition and variability of biofouling organisms in seawater reverse osmosis desalination plants
    Minglu Zhang
    Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:4390-8. 2011
    ..In contrast, bacterial communities in source seawater were significantly different based on location and season. Microbial profiles from 14 cartridge filters collected from different plants also revealed spatial trends...
  20. ncbi request reprint Strain-dependent developmental relaxation of imprinting of an endogenous mouse gene, Kvlqt1
    S Jiang
    Graduate Program in Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Graduate Program in Human Genetics, Department of Medicine, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 720 Rutland Avenue, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Genomics 53:395-9. 1998
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first example of an endogenous gene that shows strain-dependent developmental relaxation of imprinting...
  21. ncbi request reprint Web-based investigation of water associated illness in marine bathers
    David J Turbow
    College of Health Sciences, TUI University, Cypress, CA 90630, USA
    Environ Res 106:101-9. 2008
    ..This method of rapid RWI data collection over the web could easily be adopted by health agencies for coordinated disease surveillance...
  22. ncbi request reprint Isolation and genetic analysis of haloalkaliphilic bacteriophages in a North American Soda Lake
    Shereen Sabet
    Department of Environmental Health, Science, and Policy, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7070, USA
    Microb Ecol 51:543-54. 2006
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Use of viral pathogens and indicators to differentiate between human and non-human fecal contamination in a microbial source tracking comparison study
    Rachel T Noble
    UNC Chapel Hill Institute of Marine Sciences, Morehead City, NC 28557, USA
    J Water Health 1:195-207. 2003
    ..Overall, virus-based source tracking methods are an important approach to include in the microbial source tracking 'toolbox'...
  24. ncbi request reprint Application of enterococci antibiotic resistance patterns for contamination source identification at Huntington Beach, California
    Samuel Choi
    Department of Environmental Analysis and Design, University of California, 1367 SE II, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Mar Pollut Bull 46:748-55. 2003
    ....
  25. pmc Predictability of Vibrio cholerae in Chesapeake Bay
    Valérie R Louis
    Center of Marine Biotechnology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, 701 E Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:2773-85. 2003
    ..Under scenarios of global climate change, increased climate variability, accompanied by higher stream flow rates and warmer temperatures, could favor conditions that increase the occurrence of V. cholerae in Chesapeake Bay...
  26. pmc Evaluation of recreational health risk in coastal waters based on enterococcus densities and bathing patterns
    David J Turbow
    Department of Environmental Analysis and Design, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 111:598-603. 2003
    ..Illness estimates were sensitive to the functional form and magnitude of the enterococcus density-HCGI relationships. The results of this study contribute to an understanding of recreational health risk in coastal waters...