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Project Publications: Louisiana State University: Environmentally Persistent Free Radicals in Contaminated Soils

Superfund Research Program

Environmentally Persistent Free Radicals in Contaminated Soils

Project Leader: Robert L. Cook
Grant Number: P42ES013648
Funding Period: 2011-2018
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  • Deese RD, Weldeghiorghis TK, Haywood BJ, Cook RL. 2017. Influence of surfactants and humic acids on Artemia Franciscana's embryonic phospho-metabolite profile as measured by 31P NMR. Aquat Toxicol 186:188-195. doi:10.1016/j.aquatox.2017.02.026 PMID:28285196


  • Deese RD, LeBlanc MR, Cook RL. 2016. Surfactant toxicity to Artemia Franciscana and the influence of humic acid and chemical composition. Environ Chem 13(3):507-516. doi:10.1071/EN15108 PMID:27453688 PMCID:PMC4955621
  • Nwosu UG, Khachatryan L, Youm SG, Roy A, dela Cruz AL, Nesterov EE, Dellinger B, Cook RL. 2016. Model system study of environmentally persistent free radicals formation in a semiconducting polymer modified copper clay system at ambient temperature. RSC Adv 6(49):43453-43462. PMID:28670444 PMCID:PMC5489243
  • Nwosu UG, Roy A, dela Cruz AL, Dellinger B, Cook RL. 2016. Formation of environmentally persistent free radical (EPFR) in iron(III) cation-exchanged smectite clay. Environ Sci Process Impacts 18(1):42-50. doi:10.1039/c5em00554j PMID:26647158 PMCID:PMC4743249


  • Nwosu UG, Cook RL. 2015. (13)C nuclear magnetic resonance and electron paramagnetic spectroscopic comparison of hydrophobic acid, transphilic acid, and reverse osmosis May 2012 isolates of organic matter from the Suwannee River. Environ Eng Sci 32(1):14-22. doi:10.1089/ees.2014.0261 PMID:25565761 PMCID:PMC4283068


  • dela Cruz AL, Cook RL, Dellinger B, Lomnicki S, Donnelly KC, Kelley MA, Cosgriff D. 2014. Assessment of environmentally persistent free radicals in soils and sediments from three Superfund sites. Environ Sci Process Impacts 16(1):44-52. doi:10.1039/c3em00428g PMID:24244947 PMCID:PMC3907510


  • dela Cruz AL, Gehling W, Lomnicki S, Cook RL, Dellinger B. 2011. Detection of environmentally persistent free radicals at a superfund wood treating site. Environ Sci Technol 45(15):6356–6365. doi:10.1021/es2012947 PMID:21732664 PMCID:PMC3167238 (Completed with ARRA Funds)
  • Lord K, Moll D, Lindsey JK, Mahne S, Raman G, Dugas TR, Cormier SA, Troxlair D, Lomnicki S, Dellinger B, Varner KJ. 2011. Environmentally persistent free radicals decrease cardiac function before and after ischemia/reperfusion injury in vivo. J Recept Signal Transduct Res 31(2):157-167. doi:10.3109/10799893.2011.555767 PMID:21385100 PMCID:PMC3152960 (Completed with ARRA Funds)
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