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Your Environment. Your Health.

Person Details: Susan Masten

Superfund Research Program

Susan Masten

Michigan State University
Civil and Environmental Engineering
A214 Engineering Research Complex
East Lansing, Michigan 48824
Phone: 517-353-8539
Fax: 517-355-0250
Email: masten@msu.edu

Projects

Research Briefs

Publications

2007

  • Satoh AY, Trosko JE, Masten S. 2007. Methylene blue dye test for rapid qualitative detection of hydroxyl radicals formed in a Fenton's reaction aqueous solution. Environ Sci Technol 41(8):2881-7. PMID:17533853

2005

  • Luster-Teasley SL, Ganey PE, DiOrio M, Ward JS, Maleczka RE, Trosko JE, Masten S. 2005. Effect of byproducts from the ozonation of pyrene: Biphenyl-2,2 ',6,6 '-tetracarbaldehyde and biphenyl-2,2 ',6,6 '-tetracarboxylic acid on gap junction intercellular communication and neutrophil function. Environ Toxicol Chem 24(3):733-740. PMID:15786580

2003

  • Luster-Teasley SL, Yao JJ, Herner HH, Trosko JE, Masten S. 2003. Ozonation of chrysene: evaluation of by-product mixtures and identification of toxic constituents. Environ Sci Technol 36(5):869-876. PMID:11918009
  • Satoh AY, Trosko JE, Masten S. 2003. Epigenetic toxicity of hydroxylated biphenyls and hydroxylated polychlorinated biphenyls on normal rat liver epithelial cells. Environ Sci Technol 37(12):2727-2733. PMID:12854712

2001

  • Herner HA, Trosko JE, Masten S. 2001. The epigenetic toxicity of pyrene and related ozonation byproducts containing an aldehyde functional group. Environ Sci Technol 35(17):3576-3583. PMID:11563667
  • Masten S, Tian M, Upham BL, Trosko JE. 2001. Effect of selected pesticides and their ozonation by-products on gap junctional intercellular communication using rat liver epithelial cell lines. Chemosphere 44(3):457-465. PMID:11459151

1998

  • Weis LM, Rummel AM, Masten S, Trosko JE, Upham BL. 1998. Bay or bay-like regions of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons were potent inhibitors of gap junction intercellular communication. Environ Health Perspect 106(1):17-22.
  • Yao JJ, Huang Z, Masten S. 1998. The ozonation of benzo[a]anthracene: Pathway and product identification. Water Res 32:3235-3244.
  • Yao JJ, Huang Z, Masten S. 1998. The ozonation of pyrene: pathway and product identification. Water Res 32:3001-3012.

1997

  • Masten S, Davies S. 1997. Efficacy of in situ ozonation for the remediation of PAH contaminated soils. J Contam Hydrol 28:327-335.
  • Upham BL, Boddy B, Xing X, Trosko JE, Masten S. 1997. Non-genotoxic effects of selected pesticides and their disinfection by-products on gap junctional intercellular communication. Ozone: Science & Engineering 19(4):351-369.
  • Yao JJ, Masten S. 1997. The Identification of the products and reaction pathways for the ozonolysis of pyrene and benz[a]anthracene in aqueous solutions. In: Proceedings of the 13th Ozone World Congress, Oct. 20-23. Kyoto, Japan.

1996

  • Herner H, Nair M, Yao JJ, Masten S. 1996. The reaction of ozone with pyrene. In: Proceedings of the IOA (International Ozone Association) Pan American Conference: Applications and Optimization of Ozone for Potable Water Treatment, Sept. 8-11. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  • Masten S, Shiverick KT. 1996. Characterization of the aryl hydrocarbon receptor complex in human B lymphocytes: evidence for a distinct nuclear DNA-binding form. Arch Biochem Biophys 336(2):297-308. PMID:8954578
  • Upham BL, Boddy B, Xing X, Trosko JE, Masten S. 1996. Non-genotoxic effects of selected pesticides and their disinfection by-products on gap junctional intercellular communication. In: Proceedings of the IOA (International Ozone Association) Pan American Conference: Applications and Optimization of Ozone for Potable Water Treatment, Sept. 8-11. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  • Upham BL, Weis LM, Rummel AM, Masten S, Trosko JE. 1996. The effects of anthracene and methylated anthracenes on gap junctional intercellular communication in rat liver epithelial cells. Fundam Appl Toxicol 34(2):260-264. PMID:8954755
  • Yao JJ, Nair M, Herner H, Masten S. 1996. The reaction of ozone with benzo[a]anthracene. In: Proceedings of the IOA (International Ozone Association) Pan American Conference: Applications and Optimization of Ozone for Potable Water Treatment, Sept. 8-11. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

1995

  • Upham BL, Yao JJ, Trosko JE, Masten S. 1995. Determination of the efficacy of ozone treatment systems using a gap junction intercellular communication bioassay. Environ Sci Technol 29:2923-2928. PMID:22148197
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