Department of Biology

Dr. Mary B. FaroneMFARONE
Associate Professor

CONTACT:
E-mail: Mary.Farone@mtsu.edu
Phone: (615) 904-8341
Fax: (615) 898-5093

OFFICE LOCATION:
SCI 2085
MTSU Box 60
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

EDUCATION:
Ph.D. Miami University of Ohio

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Clinical Microbiology, Biotechnology

PUBLICATIONS:
Berk, S.G., Gunderson, J.H., Newsome A.L., Farone, A.L., Skolasinski, W.S., Hayes, B.J., Redding, K.S., Uddin, N., William, E.L., Reid, A., Ventrice, J.A., Skimmyhorn, J. and Farone, M. B. 2006. Occurrence of infected amoebae in cooling towers environments compared with natural aquatic environments: implications for emerging diseases. Environ. Sci. Technology 40:7440-7444.

Farone, A. L., O'Donnell, S.M., Brooks, C. S., Young, K. M., Pierce, J., Wetzel, D., Dermody, T. S. and Farone, M. B. 2006. Reovirus serotype-dependent inflammatory cytokine repsonses and replication patterns in a human monocyte cell line. Viral Immunol. 19:546-557

Farone, A. L., Farone, M. B., McNeal, M., Ward, R. Reoviridae and Epizootic Diarrhea of Infant Mice. 2006. In: The Mouse in Biomedical Research, 2nd Edition, J.G. Fox, C. Newcomer, A. Smith, S. Barthold, F. Quimby, M. Davisson, Eds. Academic Press, NY.

Farone, M., and Farone, A. 2005. Detecting mold spores in school buildings: An exercise in biodiversity. Am. Biol. Teach. 67: 401-410. Pellizzaro, A., Farone, A. Farone, M., Mushi, R. Aguinaga, M., and D. Erenso.2012. Direct laser trapping for measuring the behavior of transfused erythrocytes in a sickle cell anemia patient. Biomed Optics Express. 3:2190-2199.Jackson, J., Farone, A., and M. Farone. 2011. Bacterial enteropathogens associated with diarrhea in a rural population of Haiti [ID 23426]. Res Rep Trop Med. 2:129-133.

Farone, A., Farone, M., Kline, P., and Z. Sinkala. 2010. A practical approach for computing the active site of the ribonucleoside hydrolase of E.coli encoded by rihC. Adv Exp Med Biol. 680:437-443.

Farone, A., Farone, M., Khaliq, A., Kline, P., Quinn, T., and Z. Sinkala, 2009. Identifying the active site of ribonucleoside hydrolase of E. coli encoded by RihC. Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference on Bioinformatics & Computational Biology: BIOCOMP2009 Vol. I, Editors: H.R. Arabnia and M. Q. Yang, CSREA Press, USA, pp 216-218.

Pellizzaro, A., Farone, A., Farone, M., Mushi, R., Aguinaga, M., and D. Erenso. 2012. Direct laser trapping for measuring the behavior of transfused erythrocytes in a sickle cell anemia patient.  Biomed Optics Express. 3:2190-2199.

Jackson, J., Farone, A., and M. Farone. 2011. Bacterial enteropathogens associated with diarrhea in a rural population of Haiti [ID 23426]. Res Rep Trop Med. 2:129-133.

Farone, A., Farone, M., Kline, P., and Z. Sinkala. 2010. A practical approach for computing the active site of the ribonucleoside hydrolase of E.coli encoded by rihC. Adv Exp Med Biol. 680:437-443.

Farone, A., Farone, M., Khaliq, A., Kline, P., Quinn, T., and Z. Sinkala, 2009. Identifying the active site of ribonucleoside hydrolase of E. coli encoded by RihC. Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference on Bioinformatics & Computational Biology: BIOCOMP2009 Vol. 1, Editors: H.R. Arabnia and M. Q. Yang, CSREA Press, USA, pp 216-218.

Ward, R.L., McNeal, M.M., Farone, M.B., and A.L. Farone. 2007. "The Reoviridae" In: The Mouse in Biomedical Research. (A.Smith, ed.) 2nd Edition. Elsevier Scientific Publishing, Inc., New York. pp. 235-268.