Session Detail

Session Number: 116
Session Title: History of Microbiology (Division W)
Session Type: Poster
Session Start/End Time: Monday, May 19, 2014, 10:45 AM -12:00 PM
Location: Exhibit Hall B
1429. Moving Genes: Tobacco mosaic virus and Disease Resistance, 1930-1950
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
K-B. G. Scholthof;
Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX
1430. Growing a Society: Programs Initiated by the Society of American Bacteriologists (now ASM) During the Tenure of Secretary-Treasurer A. Parker Hitchens, 1913-1922
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
J. Karr;
American Society for Microbiol., Baltimore, MD
1431. 1913 Joint Water Quality Survey of the US-Canada Great Lakes’ Boundary Waters
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
S. T. Bagley, M. H. Durfee;
Michigan Tech. Univ., Houghton, MI
1432. Containing the Modern Microbe: A History of Biosecurity Science and Technology at Fort Detrick, Maryland
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
M. Armstrong;
Univ. of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
1433. The Scientific Contributions and Legacy of America’s First Bacteriologist, the Surgeon General George Miller Sternberg
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
A. L. Roth1, R. K. Green1, E. J. Wagar1, R. G. Jarman, III1, S. J. Thomas1, R. Pavlicek2, L. N. Binn1;
1Walter Reed Army Inst. of Res., Silver Spring, MD, 2Naval Res. Med. Ctr., Silver Spring, MD
1434. Mycoplasmas: Origins and Eclipse of the Pleuropneumonia-like Organisms
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
D. R. Brown;
Univ. of Florida, Gainesville, FL
1435. Herbert W. Conn's Philosophy of Education Inspired His Students and the Nation and it can Inspire Us, Too
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
K. M. Noll;
Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
1436. The Beginnings of Non-Medical Microbiology in Finland in the Late 1930’s: Interactions of the First Chair with Two Nobel Laureates, Artturi I. Virtanen and Selman A. Waksman
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
O. H. Tuovinen1, S. I. Niemelä2;
1Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH, 2Univ. of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
1437. The Contribution of Immunotherapeutics to the Treatment and Eradication of Diphtheria
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
Y. Liu, I. Scully, D. Keeney, P. Fink, P. Liberator, A. Anderson;
Pfizer Vaccine Res. and Dev. Unit, Pearl Rive, NY
1438. Leo F. Rettger - 36 Years Sorting Through the Chaos Toward Defining Bacteriology as an Independent Science
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
K. A. Feldman;
Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
1439. Arrowsmith and Microbe Hunters: Microbiology in Literature
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
W. C. Summers;
Yale Univ., New Haven, CT
1440. The First American Microbiological Experiment: the George Washington and Thomas Paine Demonstration that the Marsh Will-O-the-Wisp was due to a Flammable Gas
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
D. E. Eveleigh, P. Anderson, T. Barkay, T. Chase Jr., S. Crane, D. Davis, G. Davis, J. Dietz, Z. Freedman, I. Gray, M. Haggblom, A. Isola, H. Liu, K. Maguire, A. Marinucci, A. Patel, C. Phelps, S. Rawat, M. Spero, G. Swiatek, C. Vetriani, C. Villano, L. Young;
Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick, NJ
1441. History of the Creation of the Hepatitis B Foundation
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
D. L. Jungkind, K. D. Jungkind;
St. George's Univ. Sch. of Med., St.George's, Grenada
1442. Historical Accounts of George Washington Carver’s Contributions to the Study of Fungi and Fungal Diseases of Plants in the Southeastern United States
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
C. W. Bacon1,2, D. Collins3, R. L. Brown4, D. M. Hinton5, L. Frederick6, H. Warren7;
1USDA/ARS, Athens, GA, 2Russell Res. Ctr., Athens, GA, 3Alcorn State Univ., Lorman, MS, 4USDA/ARS, Southern Res. Ctr., New Orleans, LA, 5USDA/ARS, Russell Res. Ctr., Athens, GA, 6Tuskegee Univ., Tuskegee, AL, 7Virginia Tech Univ., Blacksburg, VA
1443. The Impact of Apollo-Era Microbiology on Human Space Flight
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
T. F. Elliott1, V. A. Castro1, D. L. Pierson2;
1Wyle Sci., Technology and Engineering Group, Houston, TX, 2NASA Johnson Space Ctr., Houston, TX
1444. Phage Therapy in the United States: what can we learn from history?
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
V. H. Aswani1, B. Bartkoviak1, S. K. Shukla2;
1Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI, 2Marshfield Clinic Res. Fndn., Marshfield, WI
1445. Richard Mead, Medical Authority, and the Plague of 1719
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
T. McDonald;
Beth Israel Deaconess Med. Ctr., Boston, MA
1446. Alexander Fleming and the Beginnings of Biofilm Research
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
M. J. Hanophy, Ph. D.;
St. Joseph's Coll., Brooklyn, NY
1447. Thinking outside the Petri Plate: The Impact of the Petri Plate on the Field of Microbiology
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
K. R. Parker, T. Zhu, B. M. Applegate;
Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN
1448. The Last Century of Food Preservation: Developmental Milestones
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
E. A. Monu, C. Techathuvanan;
Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
1449. Abraham Buschke (1868-1943): A Polymath’s Contributions to Mycology, Venereology, and Dermatology
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
J. B. Freij1, B. J. Freij2;
1Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2Beaumont Children's Hosp., Royal Oak, MI
1450. History of Tuberculosis As Expressed in its Names over the Centuries
5/19/2014 10:45:00 AM
B. Fisher, M. Rosenthal;
Jersey Shore Univ. Med. Ctr., Neptune, NJ