Karen Shapiro, BS; DVM; MPVM; PhD

Associate Researcher

  • 358 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
20092019
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Research Output 2009 2019

  • 358 Citations
  • 11 h-Index
  • 28 Article
  • 1 Editorial
  • 1 Review article

Comparison of freeze-thaw cycles for nucleic acid extraction and molecular detection of Cryptosporidium parvum and Toxoplasma gondii oocysts in environmental matrices

Manore, A. J. W., Harper, S. L., Aguilar, B., Weese, J. S. & Shapiro, K., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Microbiological Methods. 156, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cryptosporidium parvum
Oocysts
Toxoplasma
Nucleic Acids
DNA Primers
1 Citation (Scopus)

Environmental transmission of Toxoplasma gondii: Oocysts in water, soil and food

Shapiro, K., Bahia-Oliveira, L., Dixon, B., Dumètre, A., de Wit, L. A., VanWormer, E. & Villena, I., Jun 1 2019, In : Food and Waterborne Parasitology. 15, e00049.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Oocysts
Toxoplasma
Toxoplasma gondii
oocysts
Soil

Effects of salinity and transparent exopolymer particles on formation of aquatic aggregates and their association with norovirus

Hanley, K. T., Wuertz, S., Schriewer, A., Passow, U., Smith, W. A., Olin, P. & Shapiro, K., Dec 1 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 643, p. 1514-1521 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

transparent exopolymer particle
Shellfish
shellfish
salinity
Water
4 Citations (Scopus)

First report of Toxoplasma gondii sporulated oocysts and Giardia duodenalis in commercial green-lipped mussels (Perna canaliculus) in New Zealand

Coupe, A., Howe, L., Burrows, E., Sine, A., Pita, A., Velathanthiri, N., Vallée, E., Hayman, D., Shapiro, K. & Roe, W. D., May 1 2018, In : Parasitology Research. 117, 5, p. 1453-1463 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Perna
Perna canaliculus
Giardia lamblia
Oocysts
Bivalvia

California mussels (Mytilus californianus) as sentinels for marine contamination with Sarcocystis neurona

Michaels, L., Rejmanek, D., Aguilar, B., Conrad, P. A. & Shapiro, K., May 1 2016, In : Parasitology. 143, 6, p. 762-769 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sarcocystis
Mytilus
Sarcocystis neurona
Bivalvia
mussels