|Microbes as engines of ecosystem function: when does community structure enhance predictions of ecosystem processes?|
EB Graham, JE Knelman, A Schindlbacher, S Siciliano, M Breulmann, ...
Frontiers in microbiology 7, 214, 2016
|Diversity, composition, and geographical distribution of microbial communities in California salt marsh sediments|
AL Córdova-Kreylos, Y Cao, PG Green, HM Hwang, KM Kuivila, ...
Applied and Environmental Microbiology 72 (5), 3357-3366, 2006
KC Schiff, MJ Allen, EY Zeng, SM Bay
Marine Pollution Bulletin 41 (1-6), 76-93, 2000
|Faecal indicator bacteria enumeration in beach sand: a comparison study of extraction methods in medium to coarse sands|
AB Boehm, J Griffith, C McGee, TA Edge, HM Solo‐Gabriele, R Whitman, ...
Journal of applied microbiology 107 (5), 1740-1750, 2009
|Performance of human fecal anaerobe-associated PCR-based assays in a multi-laboratory method evaluation study|
BA Layton, Y Cao, DL Ebentier, K Hanley, E Ballesté, J Brandão, ...
Water Research 47 (18), 6897-6908, 2013
|Using rapid indicators for Enterococcus to assess the risk of illness after exposure to urban runoff contaminated marine water|
JM Colford Jr, KC Schiff, JF Griffith, V Yau, BF Arnold, CC Wright, ...
Water research 46 (7), 2176-2186, 2012
|Effectiveness of qPCR permutations, internal controls and dilution as means for minimizing the impact of inhibition while measuring Enterococcus in environmental …|
Y Cao, JF Griffith, S Dorevitch, SB Weisberg
Journal of Applied Microbiology 113 (1), 66-75, 2012
|Droplet digital PCR for simultaneous quantification of general and human-associated fecal indicators for water quality assessment|
Y Cao, MR Raith, JF Griffith
water research 70, 337-349, 2015
|A multi-beach study of Staphylococcus aureus, MRSA, and enterococci in seawater and beach sand|
KD Goodwin, M McNay, Y Cao, D Ebentier, M Madison, JF Griffith
Water research 46 (13), 4195-4207, 2012
|Microbial community composition and denitrifying enzyme activities in salt marsh sediments|
Y Cao, PG Green, PA Holden
Applied and Environmental Microbiology 74 (24), 7585-7595, 2008
|Evaluation of rapid methods and novel indicators for assessing microbiological beach water quality|
JF Griffith, Y Cao, CD McGee, SB Weisberg
Water research 43 (19), 4900-4907, 2009
|Interlaboratory comparison of real-time PCR protocols for quantification of general fecal indicator bacteria|
OC Shanks, M Sivaganesan, L Peed, CA Kelty, AD Blackwood, ...
Environmental science & technology 46 (2), 945-953, 2012
|Evaluation of the repeatability and reproducibility of a suite of qPCR-based microbial source tracking methods|
DL Ebentier, KT Hanley, Y Cao, BD Badgley, AB Boehm, JS Ervin, ...
Water Research 47 (18), 6839-6848, 2013
|Evaluation of molecular community analysis methods for discerning fecal sources and human waste|
Y Cao, LC Van De Werfhorst, EA Dubinsky, BD Badgley, MJ Sadowsky, ...
Water research 47 (18), 6862-6872, 2013
|Characterization of fecal concentrations in human and other animal sources by physical, culture-based, and quantitative real-time PCR methods|
JS Ervin, TL Russell, BA Layton, KM Yamahara, D Wang, LM Sassoubre, ...
Water Research 47 (18), 6873-6882, 2013
|Evaluation of optical brightener photodecay characteristics for detection of human fecal contamination|
Y Cao, JF Griffith, SB Weisberg
Water research 43 (8), 2273-2279, 2009
|Application of phylogenetic microarray analysis to discriminate sources of fecal pollution|
EA Dubinsky, L Esmaili, JR Hulls, Y Cao, JF Griffith, GL Andersen
Environmental science & technology 46 (8), 4340-4347, 2012
|Swimmer illness associated with marine water exposure and water quality indicators: impact of widely used assumptions|
BF Arnold, KC Schiff, JF Griffith, JS Gruber, V Yau, CC Wright, TJ Wade, ...
Epidemiology, 845-853, 2013
|Relationships between sediment microbial communities and pollutants in two California salt marshes|
Y Cao, GN Cherr, AL Córdova-Kreylos, TWM Fan, PG Green, RM Higashi, ...
Microbial ecology 52 (4), 619-633, 2006
|Solar Inactivation of Enterococci and Escherichia coli in Natural Waters: Effects of Water Absorbance and Depth|
PA Maraccini, MCM Mattioli, LM Sassoubre, Y Cao, JF Griffith, JS Ervin, ...
Environmental Science & Technology 50 (10), 5068-5076, 2016