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Your Environment. Your Health.

Person Details: Lily Y. Young

Superfund Research Program

Lily Y. Young

Rutgers University
Biotech Center
Cook College - Foran Hall
59 Dudley Road
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901
Phone: 732-932-8165 x312
Fax: 732-932-0312




  • Garcia-Dominguez E, Mumford A, Rhine ED, Paschal A, Young LY. 2008. Novel autotrophic arsenite-oxidizing bacteria isolated from soil and sediments. FEMS Microbiol Ecol 66(2):401-410. doi:10.1111/j.1574-6941.2008.00569.x PMID:18717738
  • Rhine ED, Onesios KM, Serfes ME, Reinfelder JR, Young LY. 2008. Arsenic transformation and mobilization from minerals by the arsenite oxidizing strain WAO. Environ Sci Technol 42(5):1423-9. doi:10.1021/es071859k PMID:18441783


  • Rhine ED, Ni Chadhain SM, Zylstra GJ, Young LY. 2007. The arsenite oxidase genes (aroAB) in novel chemoautotrophic arsenite oxidizers. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 354(3):662-667. doi:10.1016/j.bbrc.2007.01.004 PMID:17257587



  • Perez-Jimenez JR, DeFraia C, Young LY. 2005. Arsenate respiratory reductase gene (arrA) for Desulfosporosinus sp strain Y5. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 338(2):825-829. doi:10.1016/j.bbrc.2005.10.011 PMID:16242665
  • Rhine ED, Garcia-Dominguez E, Phelps CD, Young LY. 2005. Environmental microbes can speciate and cycle arsenic. Environ Sci Technol 39(24):9569-9573. doi:10.1021/es051047t PMID:16475337


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