St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Griffin, D.W., 2016, Experimental PCR Data on Soil DNA Extracts: U.S. Geological Survey data release, http://dx.doi.org/10.5066/F7WW7FRJ.
Silvestri, E.E., D. Feldhake, D. Griffin, III, J. Lisle, T. Nichols, S. Shah, A. Pemberton, and F.W. Schaefer, 2016, Optimizing recovery of Bacillus anthracis spores from soil: Journal of Microbiological Methods. 130:6-13.
Griffin, D.W., E. Silvestri, C.Y. Bowling, T. Boe, D.B. Smith and T.L. Nichols, 2014, Anthrax and the geochemistry of soils in the contiguous United States: Geosciences. 4(3):114-127, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/geosciences4030114.
Griffin, D.W., V. Luna, T. Petrosky, and S.A. Morman, 2009, A Bacillus anthracis survey of North American soil using several long-range transects, a group of post-Katrina New Orleans soil samples, and multiplex-PCR. Applied Geochemistry. 24:1464-1471, griffin.anthrax09.pdf (493 KB).
Silvestri, E.E., S. Perkins, R. Lordo, W. Kovacik, T. Nichols, C.Y. Bowling, D. Griffin and F.W. Schaefer, III, 2015, Assessing the potential for Bacillus spore transport from an indoor release to external environments. Biosecurity and Bioterrorism. 6(2), http://dx.doi.org/10.4172/2157-2526.1000135.
Bowling, C., D. Griffin, D. Mattorano, E. Silvestri, F. Schaefer and T. Nichols, 2014, USEPA/USGS collection protocol for bacterial pathogens in surface soil. EPA/600/R-14/027, EPA600-R-14-027_EPA-USGS_SCPSOILPATHOGENS.pdf (1.7 MB PDF).
U.S. EPA, 2014, Literature Review on Mechanisms that Affect Persistence of Bacillus anthracis in Soils. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-14/216, EPA600-R-14-216_LitRevPersistence_of_Ba_in Soils_120114.pdf (633 KB PDF).
U.S. EPA, 2015, Literature Review on Processing and Analytical Methods for Francisella tularensis in Soil and Water. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-15/118, EPA600-R-15-118_Ft_methods_in_soil_and_water_literature_review_report.pdf (1.7 MB PDF).
U.S. EPA, 2013, Literature Review of Protocols for Processing Soils Contaminated with Bacillus anthracis Spores. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-13/185, Literature_Review_soil_processing_methods.pdf (710 KB PDF).