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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Takiyah A Ball
Bacterial Epidemiology and Antimicrobial Resistance
Biological Science Lab Technician

Phone: (706) 546-3678
Fax: (706) 546-3066
Room 526
USDA, ARS, SAA
RBRRC
950 COLLEGE STATION ROAD
ATHENS, GA, 30605


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Occurrence of ß-lactamase genes among non-Typhi Salmonella enterica isolated from humans, food animals, and retail meats in the United States and Canada - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sjolund-Karlsson, M., Howie, R.L., Blickenstaff, K., Boerlin, P., Ball, T.A., Chalmers, G., Duval, B., Haro, J., Rickert, R., Zhao, S., Cray, P.J., Whichard, J.M. 2013. Occurrence of ß-lactamase genes among non-Typhi Salmonella enterica isolated from humans, food animals, and retail meats in the United States and Canada. Microbial Drug Resistance. 19(3):191-197.
National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System (NARMS) 2010 Report - (Other)
Cray, P.J., Haro, J.H., Plumblee, J., Ball, T.A. 2012. National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System (NARMS) 2010 Report. Available: http://www.fda.gov/AnimalVeterinary/SafetyHealth/AntimicrobialResistance/NationalAntimicrobialResistanceMonitoringSystem/default.htm.
Antimicrobial susceptibility to azithromycin among Salmonella enterica isolated from the United States - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Karlsson, M.S., Joyce, K., Blickenstaff, K., Ball, T.A., Haro, J.H., Medalla, F., Cray, P.J., Zhao, S., Crump, J., Whichard, J. 2011. Antimicrobial susceptibility to azithromycin among Salmonella enterica isolated from the United States. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 55(9):3985-3989.
Updates on USDA VetNet and the Animal Arm of NARMS - (Abstract Only)
Cray, P.J., Jackson, C.R., Hall, M.C., Turpin, J.B., Hiott, L.M., Haro, J.H., Ball, T.A., Plumblee, J. 2011. Updates on USDA VetNet and the Animal Arm of NARMS. United States Animal Health Association Proceedings. November 11-17,2010. Minneapolis, MN.
Plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance among non-typhi Salmonella enterica isolates, USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Karlsson, M.S., Howie, R.L., Rickert, R., Krueger, A., Tran, T., Zhao, S., Ball, T.A., Haro, J.H., Pecic, G., Joyce, K., Cray, P.J., Whichard, J., Mcdermott, P. 2010. Plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance among non-typhi Salmonella enterica isolates, USA. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 16(11):1789-1791.
USDA Vetnet Database for Regulatory and Outbreak Investigation of Food Safety Pathogens - (Abstract Only)
Cray, P.J., Jackson, C.R., Hall, M.C., Jain, L., Turpin, J.B., Haro, J.H., Ball, T.A., Plumblee, J. 2010. USDA VetNet database for regulatory and outbreak investigation of food safety pathogens. CDC - Food Industry Safe Foods Forum. October 29, 2010. Atlanta, GA.
Cephalosporin Resistance among Non-Typhi Salmonella from Humans, Retail Meats and Food Animals in the United States - (Abstract Only)
Karlsson, M.S., Howie, R.L., Blickenstaff, K., Ball, T.A., Haro, J.H., Rickert, R., Folster, J., Zhao, S., Cray, P.J., Wichard, J. 2010. Cephalosporin Resistance among Non-Typhi Salmonella from Humans, Retail Meats and Food Animals in the United States. Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents & Chemotherapy Proceedings. Sept. 12-15,2010. Boston, MA.
Antimicrobial Resistant E. coli from Retail Chicken Breast and Slaughter Rinsates: NARMS 2002-2005 - (Abstract Only)
McDermott, P., Anandaraman, N., Haro, J.H., Ball, T.A., Hall-Robinson, E., Blickenstaff, K., Carter, P., Cray, P.J. 2008. Antimicrobial Resistant E. coli from Retail Chicken Breast and Slaughter Rinsates: NARMS 2002-2005 [abstract]. American Society for Microbiology Annual Meeting. CD-ROM. P-069.
In-Vitro Susceptibility of Escherichia Coli Isolated from Feces of Us Dairy Cattle to Cephalosporins - (Abstract Only)
Cray, P.J., Ball, T.A., Rose, M. 2006. In-vitro susceptibility of escherichia coli isolated from feces of us dairy cattle to cephalosporins. Third International Conference on Antimicrobial Agents in Veterinary Medicine. May 16 - 20, 2006. Orlando, FL.
Non-Diagnostic Salmonella Enterica Serotype Newport from the Animal Arm of Narms - (Proceedings)
Tankson, J.D., Cray, P.J., Jain, L., Haro, J.H., Ball, T.A., Gray, J., Headrick, M., Salamone, B., Anandaraman, N., Rose, B. 2004. Non-diagnostic salmonella enterica serotype newport from the animal arm of narms. National Foundation for Infectious Disease. Abstract. S3. P. 33.
Genotypic Variability and Antibiotic Resistance Profiles of Escherichia Coli 0157:h7 Isolates from Downer and Healthy Dairy Cattle - (Abstract Only)
Byrne, C., Call, J.E., Wallace, F.M., Luchansky, J.B., Erol, I., Cray, P.J., Kaspar, C.W., Ball, T.A. 2002. Genotypic variability and antibiotic resistance profiles of escherichia coli 0157:h7 isolates from downer and healthy dairy cattle. International Association of Food Protection. Abstract #P136, p. 92.
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