D E Jones

Summary

Affiliation: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Organochlorine detection in the shed skins of snakes
    D E Jones
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061 0442, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 60:282-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Excretion of three heavy metals in the shed skin of exposed corn snakes (Elaphe guttata)
    D E Jones
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, 24061 0442, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 64:221-5. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Detection of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the shed skins of corn snakes (Elaphe guttata)
    D E Jones
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061 0442, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 72:2033-5. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Aural abscesses in wild-caught box turtles (Terapene carolina): possible role of organochlorine-induced hypovitaminosis A
    S D Holladay
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Phase II, Southgate Drive, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061 0442, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 48:99-106. 2001

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Organochlorine detection in the shed skins of snakes
    D E Jones
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061 0442, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 60:282-7. 2005
    ..028-0.042 ppm. These data suggest that the shed skin of snakes may serve as an elimination route for OC contaminants and as such may have utility as a noninvasive, nondestructive indicator tissue for assessing environmental contamination...
  2. ncbi request reprint Excretion of three heavy metals in the shed skin of exposed corn snakes (Elaphe guttata)
    D E Jones
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, 24061 0442, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 64:221-5. 2006
    ..These results demonstrate that dietary metal exposure can be readily detected in shed snake skins, including at trace levels of exposure that may be consistent with, or below, environmental exposures...
  3. doi request reprint Detection of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the shed skins of corn snakes (Elaphe guttata)
    D E Jones
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061 0442, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 72:2033-5. 2009
    ..An advantage of such evaluation is that capture, handling or sacrifice of the live animals is not required...
  4. ncbi request reprint Aural abscesses in wild-caught box turtles (Terapene carolina): possible role of organochlorine-induced hypovitaminosis A
    S D Holladay
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Pathobiology, Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Phase II, Southgate Drive, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061 0442, USA
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 48:99-106. 2001
    ..These data suggest a possible effect of environmental chemicals on metabolism or utilization of vitamin A in wild box turtles, resulting in hypovitaminosis A...