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Robert Joseph Griffitt, Ph.D.

Publications & Presentations

Publications

  • Bayha, KM, N Ortell, CN Ryan, KJ Griffitt, M Krasnec, J Sena, T Ramaraj, R Takeshita, GD Mayer, F Shilkey, and RJ Griffitt.  In review, PLoS ONE.  Exposure to crude oil contaminated sediment impairs immune function and increases susceptibility to pathogenic bacteria in Southern Flounder.
  • Karels, AA, M Brouwer, and RJ Griffitt.  In preparation.  Cloning and phylogeny of hypoxia inducible factors-1α, -2α, and prolyl hydroxylase 3 of sheepshead minnow (Cyprinodon variegatus). 
  • Brown-Peterson, NJ, and RJ Griffitt.  Accepted, Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry.  Responses of Juvenile Southern Flounder Exposed to Deepwater Horizon Oil-Contaminated Sediments.
  • Hedgpeth, B, and RJ Griffitt.  2016.  Simultaneous exposure to chronic hypoxia and dissolved PAHs results in reduced egg production and larval survival in the sheepshead minnow (Cyprinodon variegatus).  Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 35(3): 645-651.
  • Alloy, MA, I. Boube, RJ Griffitt, JT Oris, and AP Roberts.  2015.  Photo-induced Toxicity of Deepwater Horizon Slick Oil to Blue Crab (Callinectes sapidus) Larvae. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 34 (9): 2061-2066. 
  • Brown-Peterson, NJ, M Krasnec, R Takeshita, CN Ryan, KJ Griffitt, CL Lay, GD Mayer, KM Bayha, WE Hawkins, JM Morris, and RJ Griffitt.  2015.  A multiple endpoint analysis of the effects of chronic exposure to sediment contaminated with Deepwater Horizon oil on juvenile Southern flounder and their associated microbiomes.  Aquatic Toxicology 165: 197-209.
  • Brown-Peterson, NJ, RA Brewton, RJ Griffitt, and RS Fulford.  2014.  Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill on the Reproductive Biology of Spotted Seatrout (Cynoscion nebulosus).  Pages 237-252. In: Impacts of Oil Spill Disasters on Marine Fisheries in North America.  B. Alford, M. S. Peterson, and C. Green, editors.  Taylor and Francis Press.
  • Fulford, RS, RJ Griffitt, NJ Brown-Peterson, H. Perry, and G. Sanchez-Rubio.  2014.  Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on blue crab, Callinectes sapidus, larval settlement in Mississippi, USA.  Pages 253-268. In: Impacts of Oil Spill Disasters on Marine Fisheries in North America.  B. Alford, M. S. Peterson, and C. Green, editors.  Taylor and Francis Press.
  • Boube, II, JM Lotz, AE Pozhitkov, S Li, and RJ Griffitt.  2014.  Identification of genes involved in Taura syndrome virus resistance in Litopenaeus vannameiJournal of Aquatic Animal Health 26: 137-143.
  • Brewton, RA, RS Fulford, and RJ Griffitt.  2013.  Gene expression and growth as indicators of effects of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill on Cynoscion nebulosusJournal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A:  Current Issues.  76: 1198-1209.
  • Brown-Peterson, NJ, CS Manning, M Brouwer, and RJ Griffitt.  2013.  The effects of pyrene exposure on Sheepshead minnow (Cyprinodon variegatus) reproduction.  Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A:  Current Issues.  76: 842-852.
  • Feswick, A., RJ Griffitt, K. Siebein, DS Barber.  2013.  Uptake and retention of quantum dots in daphnia is influenced by particle surface functionalization.  Aquatic Toxicology. 130-131: 210-218.
  • Griffitt, RJ, CM Lavelle, AS Kane, ND Denslow, DS Barber.  2013.  Chronic Nanoparticulate Silver Exposure Results in Tissue Accumulation and Transcriptomic Changes in Zebrafish.  Aquatic Toxicology 130-131: 192-200.
  • Griffitt, RJ, RA Ryan, NB Brown-Peterson, I Boube, DA Savin, M Brouwer.  2012.  Effects of chronic nanoparticulate silver exposure to juvenile and adult sheepshead minnow.  Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 31(1): 160-167. (Invited contribution, special issue on Nanoparticles in the Environment).
  • Denslow, ND, Griffitt, RJ, Martyniuk, CJ.  2012.  Advancing the Omics in aquatic toxicology: SETAC North America 31st Annual Meeting.  Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 76(1): 1-2.
  • Griffitt, RJ, A Feswick, R Weil, K Hyndman, P Carpinone, K Powers, ND Denslow, DS Barber.   2011.  Investigation of acute nanoparticulate aluminum toxicity in zebrafish.  Environmental Toxicology 26(5): 541-51.
  • Denslow, ND, RJ Griffitt, and CJ Martyniuk, 2011.  Advancing the Omics in Aquatic Toxicology and Ecology.  Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 30(2): 263-264.  (Special Issue on omics technologies).
  • Spade DJ, Griffitt RJ, Liu L, Brown-Peterson NJ, Kroll KJ, et al. 2010 Queen Conch (Strombus gigas) Testis Regresses during the Reproductive Season at Nearshore Sites in the Florida Keys. Public Library of Science ONE 5(9): e12737. 
  • Carter, B.J., R.J. Griffitt, N.J. Brown-Peterson, H.R. Hammers and D.S. Barber. 2009. Size matters: The outer diameter of multiwalled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) affects gene expression in female fathead minnows (Pimephales promelas).  Pages 387-390 In M. Loudon and B. Romanowicz, eds.  Nanotech Conference & Expo 2009, Vol 2, Technical Proceedings - Nanotechnology 2009: Life Sciences, Medicine, Diagnostics, Bio Materials and Composites. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.
  • Barber, DS, ND Denslow, RJ Griffitt, and CJ Martyniuk.  2009.  Sources, Fate and Effects of Engineered Nanomaterials in the Aquatic Environment.  Pages 227-246 In: Nanotoxicology: In Vivo and In Vitro Models to Health Risks. S. Sahu and D. Casciano, Eds. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
  • Griffitt, RJ, K. Hyndman, ND Denslow, DS Barber.  2009.  Comparison of molecular and histological changes in zebrafish gills exposed to metallic nanoparticles.  Toxicological Sciences 107(2): 404-415.
  • Carter, BJ, HR Hammers, RJ Griffitt, and DS Barber.  2008.  Using microarrays to test the effects of acute exposure to multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) on gene expression in the Fathead minnow, Pimephelas promelas.  Conference Proceedings, International Perspectives on Environmental Nanotechnology.
  • Garcia-Reyero#, N, Griffitt#, RJ, L Liu, KJ Kroll, WG Farmerie, DS Barber, and ND Denslow.  2008.  Construction of a robust microarray from a non-model species (Largemouth Bass) using pyrosequencing technology.  Journal of Fish Biology 72: 2354-2376.  # denotes shared first authorship
  • Griffitt, RJ, J Liu, J Gao, CW Bonzango, and DS Barber.  2008.  Acute toxicity of metallic nanoparticles to aquatic organisms.  Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 27(9): 1972-1978.
  • Griffitt, RJ, RW Weil, K. Hyndman, K Powers, ND Denslow, and DS Barber.  2007.  Exposure to copper nanoparticles induce gill injury and acute lethality in zebrafish (Danio rerio)Environmental Science and Technoogy 41: 8178-8196.           
  • Griffitt, RJ, TL Greig, GT Chandler, and JM Quattro.  2007.  Serial Analysis of Gene Expression (SAGE) reveals identifiable patterns in transcriptome profiles of Palaemonetes pugio exposed to three common environmental stressors.  Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 26(11): 2413-2419.
  • Griffitt, RJ, GT Chandler, T.W. Greig, and JM Quattro.  2006.  Cathepsin B and Glutathione Peroxidase show differing transcriptional responses in the grass shrimp, Palaemonetes pugio following exposure to three xenobiotics.  Environmental Science and Technology 40: 3640-3645.
  • Staton JL, Schizas NV, Klosterhaus SL, Griffitt RJ, Chandler GT, Coull BC.  2002. Effect of salinity variation and pesticide exposure on an estuarine harpacticoid copepod, Microarthridion littorale (Poppe 1881), in the southeastern US. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 278(2): 99-108.
  • Griffitt, J, M Posey, and T Alphin. 1999.  Effects of edge fragmentation on oyster reef utilization by transient nekton.  Journal of the Elisha Mitchell Scientific Society 99(2): 98-102.

Presentations

Invited Presentations

  • Griffitt, RJ.  2016.  Design and interpretation of laboratory-based toxicology exposures in the aftermath of Deepwater HorizonInvited Session Keynote Speaker, Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative Conference.  Tampa, FL, February 1-4.
  • Griffitt, RJ.   2015.  Effects of Exposure to Deepwater Horizon oil on the Global Transcriptional Profiles of Estuarine Fish.  Invited Platform Presentation, Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society.  New Orleans, LA.  September 26-30 2015.
  • Griffitt, RJ.  2015.  One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Dead FishSeminar Speaker, University of Southern Mississippi Department of Marine Sciences.  October 19, 2015.  Hattiesburg, MS
  • Griffitt, RJ.  2015.  One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Dead FishSeminar Speaker, University of Southern Mississippi Department of Biological Sciences.  Apr. 10, 2015.  Hattiesburg, MS.
  • Griffitt, RJ.  2015.  One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Dead FishInvited Speaker, Columbia Environmental Research Center, USGS.  Feb. 24, 2015.  Columbia, MO.
  • Griffitt, RJ, A Feswick, K Seibein, DS Barber.  2014.  Particle surface functionalization influences uptake, retention and internalization of quantum dots in Daphnia.  Invited Presentation.  Ocean Science Meeting.  Honolulu, HI, Feb. 23-28, 2014.
  • Griffitt, R.J., B Hedgpeth, NB Brown-Peterson.  2013.  Effects of crude and dispersed oil on estuarine fish speciesInvited platform presentation, American Association for the Advancement of Science Conference.  Boston, MA, Feb. 14-18, 2013.
  • Griffitt, RJ.  Dec. 2012.  Investigating emerging issues in aquatic toxicology:  Using small fish to understand the environmental impacts of xenobiotic exposureInvited speaker, University of North Carolina Greensboro Biology Department.
  • Griffitt, RJ.  Dec. 2012.  Investigating emerging issues in aquatic toxicology:  Using small fish to understand the environmental impacts of xenobiotic exposureInvited speaker, University of Florida Center for Human and Environmental Toxicology.
  • Griffitt, RJ.  Oct. 17 2012.  Toxicogenomics responses of small fish exposed to nanoparticulate silver:  Investigating an emerging issue in aquatic toxicology.  Invited seminar speaker, University of Southern Maine.
  • Griffitt, R.J., NB Brown-Peterson, I Boube, S Manning.  2012.  Effects of crude and dispersed oil on estuarine fish speciesInvited platform presentation, 51st Annual Society of Toxicology Conference.  San Francisco, CA, Mar. 11-15.
  • Griffitt, RJ.  Jan. 17 2012.  Toxicogenomics effects of nanoparticulate silver on small fish: Using molecular tools to investigate an emerging issue in aquatic toxicology.  Invited seminar speaker, Southern California Coastal Water Restoration Project.
  • Griffitt, RJ.  December 19, 2011.  Toxicogenomics effects of nanoparticulate silver on small fishInvited seminar speaker, Marine Biology Laboratory.
  • Griffitt, RJ.  2011.  A (Very) Brief Overview of Dispersant Toxicity StudiesInvited presentation, Science Seminar: Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, sponsored by the Metcalf Institute for Marine & Environmental Reporting.  Cochodrie, LA, Apr 6-8. 2011. 
  • Griffitt, RJ, Rachel Ryan, Andrew Kane, David S Barber.  2010.  Effects of chronic exposure to nanoparticulate silver in zebrafishInvited platform presentation, 31st Annual Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Conference, Portland, OR, Nov. 7-11.
  • Griffitt, RJ.  2010.  miRNA expression profiles in fathead minnows exposed to estradiolInvited platform presentation, 31st Annual Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Conference, Portland, OR, Nov. 7-11.
  • Griffitt, RJ.  September, 2010.  Invited seminar speaker, Auburn University Department of Fisheries.
  • Griffitt, RJ, Nancy Brown-Peterson, Rachel Ryan, Steve Manning, Marius Brouwer.  2010.  Effects of chronic nanoparticulate silver exposure to adult and juvenile sheepshead minnow.  Invited platform presentation, 5th Annual International Conference for Nanotoxicity.  Clemson, SC, August 22-26, 2010.
  • Griffitt, RJ.  October, 2009.  Toxicology of metallic nanoparticles to aquatic and estuarine speciesInvited seminar speaker, USM Department of Marine Science.
  • Griffitt, RJ.  2009.  Environmental nanotoxicology: Using molecular tools to investigate an emerging issue in aquatic toxicologyInvited seminar speaker, School of Public Health, Tulane University. 
  • Griffitt, RJ, K. Hyndman, ND Denslow, K Powers, and DS Barber.  2007.  Comparative analysis of the effects of sublethal nanoparticulate metal exposure to zebrafish gillsInvited platform presentation, 30th Annual Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Conference, Milwaukee, WI, Nov. 11-15.
  • Griffitt, RJ.  2007.  Environmental toxicology of metallic nanoparticles in aquatic speciesInvited platform presentation, Mid-Atlantic Society of Toxicology Conference, Jersey City, NJ, October 10-11.

Submitted Presentations

  • Simning, D, C. Perkins, T. Bosker, M. Sepulveda, S. DeGuise, and RJ Griffitt.  2015.  Impacts of oil exposure during early life development stages in sheepshead minnows (Cyprinodon variegatus) under different environmental factorsPoster presentation at the 36th Annual Society of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology.  Salt Lake City, UT, Nov. 1-5, 2015.
  • Ortell, N, KM Bayha, C Ryan, R Takeshita, GD Mayer, and RJ Griffitt.  2015.  Investigating the immunosuppressive effects of exposure to Deepwater Horizon oil on northern Gulf of Mexico fishPlatform presentation at the 36th Annual Society of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology.  Salt Lake City, UT, Nov. 1-5, 2015.
  • Vroom, R., L van Balen, T Bosker, S DeGuise, C. Perkins, M. Sepulveda, and J Griffitt.  2015.  The combined effect of anthropogenic and environmental stressors on fish health.  Poster presentation at the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystems Science Conference.  Feb 16-19, Houston, TX.
  • Bayha, KM, KJ Griffitt, R Takeshita, M Krasnec, J Morris, J Lipton, and RJ Griffitt.  2014.  Examining the effects of oil exposure on immune function and susceptibility to pathogenic bacteria of Gulf of Mexico fishesPoster presentation at the 2014 Ocean Science Meeting.  Honolulu, HI, Feb. 23-28.
  • Hedgpeth, BA, and RJ Griffitt.  2014.  Simultaneous exposure to chronic hypoxia and dissolved PAHs results in reduced egg production and larval survival in the Sheepshead Minnow (Cyprinodon variegatus).  Platform presentation at the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystems Science Conference.  January 26-29, 2014.  Mobile, AL.
  • Klinkhammer, C, T Bosker, S DeGuise, C Perkins, RJ Griffitt, and M Sepulveda.  2014.  Combined effects of low dissolved oxygen and oil contaminants in the Gulf Killifish Fundulus grandisPoster presentation at the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystems Science Conference.  January 26-29, 2014.  Mobile, AL.
  • DeGuise, S, T Bosker, M Sepulveda, RJ Griffitt, and C Perkins.  2014.  The combined effects of anthropogenic stressors on fish healthPoster presentation at the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystems Science Conference.  January 26-29, 2014.  Mobile, AL.
  • Griffitt, RJ, NJ Brown-Peterson, B Bailey, M Krasnec, I Lipton, R Takeshita, J Lipton, and JM Morris.  2013.  Exposure to sediment contaminated with Deepwater Horizon oil alters growth and survival of the Southern FlounderPlatform presentation at the 34th Annual Society of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology.  Nashville, TN, Nov. 17-21, 2013.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J.*, R.A. Brewton, R.J. Griffitt and R.S. Fulford. 2013. Spotted seatrout reproductive biology impacted by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.  Platform presentation at 143rd conference of the American Fisheries Society, September 2013. Little Rock, AR.
  • Wise, Sr., J.P. and Griffitt, J. 2013.  The Toxicological Impact of Metals, Crude Oil, and Chemical Dispersants from the Gulf of Mexico Oil Crisis on Human and Wildlife Health. Proceedings of the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), p 72. 
  • Wise, J., Wise, S.S., Xie, H., Griffitt, J., and Wise, Sr., J.P. 2013.  Chemical Dispersants Used in the Gulf of Mexico Are Cytotoxic to Human Lung and Skin Fibroblasts. Toxicological Sciences, 132: 32.
  • Wise, J., Wise, S.S., Xie, H., Griffitt, J., and Wise, Sr., J.P. Chemical Dispersants Used in the Gulf of Mexico Oil Crisis Response Are Cytotoxic to Human Skin Fibroblasts. Presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), November, 2012.
  • Brewton, RA, RF Fulford, and RJ Griffitt.  2012.  Gene expression and growth as indicators of effects of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill on Cynoscion nebulosus.  Platform presentation.  Gulf Estuarine Research Society.  Nov 9-11, 2012.  Dauphin Island, AL.
  • Wise, Sr., J.P. and Griffitt, J. 2012.  The Toxicological Impact of Metals, Crude Oil, and Chemical Dispersants from the Gulf of Mexico Oil Crisis on Human and Wildlife Health. Toxicological Sciences, 126: 379.
  • Wise, J., Wise, S.S. Xie, H., Griffitt, J. and Wise, Sr., J.P. 2012.  Are Chemical Dispersants Used in the Gulf of Mexico Cytotoxic and Genotoxic to Human Lung and Skin Fibroblasts? Toxicological Sciences, 126: 580.
  • Brewton, R, R. Fulford and R. J. Griffitt. 2011. Gene expression and growth as indicators of effects of the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill on Cynoscion nebulosus. Poster presentation.  Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry North America Meeting. Boston, MA. 
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J.*, R.J. Griffitt, I. Boube, C.S. Manning, H. Perry and R.S. Fulford. 2011.  Laboratory exposures to dispersed oil in fish, shrimp and crabs: implications for survival and growth in oil-impacted estuaries. Presented at the 141st meeting of the American Fisheries Society, September 2011. Seattle, WA.
  • Brewton, R, R. Fulford and R. J. Griffitt. 2011. Survival and growth of estuarine fish following exposures of chemically enhanced dispersed oil from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Platform presentation.  Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation International Meeting. Daytona Beach, FL. 
  • Brewton, R, R. J. Griffitt and R. Fulford. 2011. Impacts of Deepwater Horizon oil spill on the health and growth of estuarine fish and ecosystem functionality. Northern Gulf Institute Annual Meeting. Mobile, Alabama.
  • Wise, J., Wise, S., Xie, H., Griffitt, J. and Wise, Sr., J.P. Chemical Dispersants Used in the Gulf of Mexico Are Cytotoxic and Genotoxic to Human Skin Fibroblasts. Proceedings of the University of Southern Maine’s 8th Annual Thinking Matters Conference: USM Research, Scholarship, and Creativity Symposium, April, 2011.
  • Brewton, R.A., R. J. Griffitt, and R.S. Fulford . 2010. Impacts of Deepwater Horizon oil spill to estuarine fish growth and ecosystem functionality. American Fisheries Society Southern Division Spring Meeting. January 14, 2010. Tampa, Florida.
  • Barber, DS, A Feswick, RJ Griffitt, P Carpinone, K Powers.  2009.  What matters?-dosimetry in aquatic toxicity of silver nanoparticlesPlatform presentation, 30th Annual Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Conference, New Orleans, LA, Nov. 11-15.
  • R. J. Griffitt, A. Feswick, N.D. Denslow, D.S. Barber.  2008.  Gill accumulation and toxicity of nanoparticulate copper and silver in zebrafishPlatform presentation, 29th Annual Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Conference, Tampa Bay, FL Nov. 16-20, 2008.
  • R.J. Griffitt, N.D. Denslow, K. Kroll, D.S. Barber.  2008.  Identification of molecular markers of follicle maturation and incipient spawning in Largemouth bass.  Poster presentation, 29th Annual Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Conference, Tampa Bay, FL Nov. 16-20, 2008.
  • A. Feswick, J. Griffitt, J. Luo, D.S. Barber .  2008.  Nanoparticle Physical Characteristics Affect Interactions with Aquatic OrganismsPlatform presentation, 29th Annual Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Conference, Tampa Bay, FL Nov. 16-20, 2008.
  • D.J. Spade, R.J. Griffitt, D.S. Barber, N.D. Denslow.  2008.  Genomic Response to Reproductive Stress in Neuroganglia and Testis of Queen Conch (Strombus gigas)Platform presentation, 29th Annual Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Conference, Tampa Bay, FL Nov. 16-20, 2008.
  • R.J. Griffitt, N.D. Denslow, and D.S. Barber.  2008.  Identifying genes predictive of imminent spawning in LMBPlatform presentation, Southeast SETAC Ann. Mtg. Gainesville, FL.
  • Spade, D.J., Griffitt, R.J., Liu, L., Kroll, K.J., Glazer, R.A., Brown-Peterson, N.J., Barber, D.S., and Denslow, N.D.  2008.  Toxicogenomic Investigation of Reproductive Failure in South Florida Queen Conch. Platform presentation, Southeast SETAC Ann. Mtg. Gainesville, FL.
  • Griffitt, RJ, K. Hyndman, ND Denslow, K Powers, and DS Barber.  2008.  Differential toxicity of metallic nanoparticles to aquatic speciesPoster presentation, 47th annual Society of Toxicology Conference, Seattle, WA, Mar 17-20.
  • Griffitt, RJ, KA Hyndman, ND Denslow, K Powers,and DS Barber.  2007.  Environmental toxicity of metallic nanoparticles to aquatic speciesPlatform presentation, International Symposium on Nanotechnology in Environmental Protection and Pollution.  Dec. 11-13, 2007.  Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA.
  • Griffitt, RJ, R Weil, J Luo, ND Denslow, K Powers, and DS Barber.  2007.  Toxic effects of nanocopper on the zebrafish (Danio rerio).  Platform presentation, 46th Annual Society of Toxicology Conference, Charlotte, NC, Mar 25-29.
  • Griffitt, RJ, R Weil, J Luo, ND Denslow, K Powers, and DS Barber.  2007.  Toxic effects of nanocopper on the zebrafish (Danio rerio)Platform presentation, Southeast SETAC Conference, Athens, GA, Apr 11-13.
  • Griffitt, RJ, R Weil, K Hyndman, N Reyero-Garcia, N. D. Denslow, and DS.Barber.  2006.  Effects of metallic nanomaterials on zebrafishPoster presentation, 27th Annual Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Conference, Montreal, Canada, Nov. 5-10.
  • Griffitt, RJ, TW Greig, GT Chandler, and JM Quattro.  2005.  Identification of differentially expressed genes in Palaemonetes pugio following xenobiotic exposure using Serial Analysis of Gene Expression (SAGE).  Platform presentation, 26th Annual Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Conference, Baltimore, MA.
  • Griffitt, RJ, GT Chandler, MA Roberts, and JM Quattro.  2004.  Transcriptome profiles as a function of xenobiotic exposure in the grass shrimp, Palaemonetes pugio, using Serial Analysis of Gene Expression (SAGE)Platform presentation, 25th Annual Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Conference, Portland, OR, Nov. 18-23.
  • Griffitt, RJ, MA Roberts, GT Chandler, and JM Quattro. 2003. Serial Analysis of Gene Expression (SAGE) for quantitative assessment of gene expression profiles and intensities in estuarine crustaceansPoster presentation at 24th annual Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Conference, Austin, TX, Nov. 14-18.
  • Griffitt, RJ, DS Block, GT Chandler.  2003.  Effects of pesticides on P-glycoprotein expression levels in sediment-dwelling invertebrate speciesPlatform presentation at 9th annual Carolina SETAC Conference, April 12, 2003.
  • Block, DS, RJ Griffitt, and GT Chandler.  2003.  P-glycoprotein expression and activity as a function of pesticide exposure in the amphipod, Leptocheirus plumulosus.  Poster presentation at 24th annual Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Conference, Austin, TX, Nov. 14-18.
  • Griffitt, RJ, JL Staton, and BC Coull.  2001.  Isolation of a b-like GABA receptor from the estuarine nematode, Cylindrothurestis miamiensisPlatform presentation at 11th International Meiofauna Conference.  Boston, MA, July 12-16.