Thomas B. Huff

Administrative Assistant ProfessorHuff

Director, the Shared Research Instrumentation Facility

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Organic Pollutants in the Rivers, Mass Spectrometry, Chemical Ecology

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  • Pesticides and herbicides in the Occoquan River Basin
  • Mass spectrometric analysis of endocrine disrupting chemicals, pharmaceuticals and personal care products
  • Scent signalling in maned wolves
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Golala Arya, Sara Tadayon, James Sadighian, Jennifer Jones, Kim de Mutsert, Thomas B. Huff & Gregory D. Foster. (2017) Pharmaceutical chemicals, steroids and xenoestrogens in water, sediments and fish from the tidal freshwater Potomac River (Virginia, USA). Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A.

Foster, G.D., C.V. Miller, T.B. Huff, and E. Roberts. (2003) Pesticides, Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, and Polychlorinated Biphenyls in Transport in Two Atlantic Coastal Plain Tributaries and Loadings to Chesapeake Bay. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A: Toxic/Hazardous Substances and Environmental Engineering 38:1177-2000. doi: 10.1081/ESE-120021119.

Wheeler, T.L., Eppolito, A.K., Smith, L.N., Huff, T. B & Smith, R.F. (2007) A novel method for oral stimulant administration in the neonate rat and similar species. Journal of Neuroscience Methods 159: 282-285. doi:  10.1016/j.jneumeth.2006.11.002

Randhawa, M., Huff, T., Valencia, J.C., Younossi Z., Chandhoke, V., Hearing, V.J. & Baranova A. (2009) Evidence for the extopic synthesis of melanin in human adipose tissue. The FASEB Journal 23: 835-843. doi: 10.1096/fj.08-116327.

Huff, T. and G.D. Foster (2011)  Parts-per-trillion LC-MS(Q) analysis of herbicides and transformation products in water.  J. Environ. Sci. Health. B46, 1-12. DOI: 10.1080/03601234.2011.603973

Kester, M.E., E.W. Freeman, N. Songsasen, and T.B. Huff (2016) Automated Headspace Solid-Phase Microextraction of Urinary VOCs from Eleven Maned Wolves (Chrysocyon brachyurus): A Recursive Workflow for GC-MS Analysis, A Chapter in Chemical Signals in Vertebrates 13, Schulte, Bruce A., Goodwin, Thomas E., Ferkin, Michael H. (Eds.), Springer.


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