Elizabeth Wolyniak DiCesare


Contact Information

OfficeCOL 1081
Phone(585) 475-5922

Mailing Address

Thomas H. Gosnell School of Life Sciences
85 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester NY 14623-5603

B.A. Colgate University- Biology
Ph.D. Lehigh University- Earth and Environmental Science

Selected Publications

Wolyniak DiCesare EA, BR Hargreaves, KL Jellison.  2012.  Biofilms reduce solar disinfection of Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts.  Applied and Environmental Microbiology 78: 4522-4525.
Wolyniak DiCesare EA, BR Hargreaves, KL Jellison.  2012.  Biofilm roughness determines Cryptosporidium parvum retention in environmental biofilm.  Applied and Environmental Microbiology 78:4187-4193.
Fuller R, Doyle S, Levy L, Owens J, Shope E, Vo L, Wolyniak E.  2010.  Impact of regulated releases on periphyton and macroinvertebrate communities: the dynamic relationship between hydrology and geomorphology in frequently flooded rivers.  River Research and Applications.
Wolyniak EA, Jellison KL, Hargreaves BR. 2010.  Seasonal Retention and Release of Cryptosporidium parvum Oocysts by Environmental Biofilms in the Laboratory.  Applied and Environmental Microbiology 76:1021-1027.
Wolyniak EA, Jellison KL, Hargreaves BR.  2009.  Retention and release of Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts by experimental biofilms composed of a natural stream microbial community.  Applied and Environmental Microbiology 75: 4624-4626.
Connelly SJ, Wolyniak EA, Dieter KL, Williamson CE, Jellison KL.  2007.  Impact of zooplankton grazing on the excystation, viability, and infectivity of the protozoan pathogens Cryptosporidium parvum and Giardia lamblia.  Applied and Environmental Microbiology 73: 7277-7282.
Connelly SJ, Wolyniak EA, Williamson CE, Jellison KL.  2007.  Artificial UV-B and solar radiation reduce in-vitro infectivity of the human pathogen Cryptosporidium parvum.  Environmental Science and Technology 41: 7101-7106.