University of Kentucky College of Agriculture
 
 
 
OlgaTsyusko

Olga Tsyusko

Faculty

 

Directions to University of Kentucky, Lexington, KYUniversity of Kentucky, PSS
Campus LocationAg. Science Bldg. North
1100 Nicholasville Road (Office:N-212J)
Lexington, KY 40546-0091
Phone(859) 257-1777
Mobile(859) 913-4430
Fax(859) 323-1952
Emailolga.tsyusko@uky.edu

 

Speciality
Toxicogenomics, Molecular Biology, Population Genetics, Evolution

Education

 B.S.  Biology. Uzhgorod National University, Uzhgorod, Ukraine

 Ph.D. Toxicology. Institute of Ecology, Univ. of Georgia, Athens, GA

 

 

 

 

This person page last updated on 2011-04-08



Research/Teaching Publications

    Refereed Journal Articles

    Tsyusko, OV; Choi, J; Unrine, JM; Chatterjee, N., Ahn, J-M; Yang XY; Thornton BL; Ryde, IT; Starnes, D; Meyer, JN. 2014. A micro-sized model for the in vivo studies of nanoparticle toxicity: What has Caenorhabditis elegans taught us? Environmental Chemistry 11:227-246.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Jason Unrine
    Collin, B; Oostveen, E; Tsyusko, OV; Unrine, JM 2014. Influence of natural organic matter and surface charge on the toxicity and bioaccumulation of functionalized ceria nanoparticles in Caenorhabditis elegans. Environmental Science and Technology 48:1280-1289.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Jason Unrine Emily Oosteveen Blanche Collin
    Daniel L. Starnes, Jason M. Unrine, Catherine P. Starnes, Blanche E. Collin, Emily K. Oostveen, Rui Ma, Gregory V. Lowry, Paul M. Bertsch, and Olga V. Tsyusko. 2014. Impact of sulfidation on the bioavailability and toxicity of silver nanoparticles to Caenorhabditis elegans. Environmental Pollution 196: 239-246.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Jason Unrine Daniel Starnes
    Handy, R. D., G. Cornelis, T. Fernandes, O. V. Tsyusko*, A. Decho, T. Sabo-Attwood, C. Metcalf, J. A. Steevens, S. J. Klaine, A. A. Koelmans, and N. Horne. 2012. Ecotoxicity test methods for engineered nanomaterials: practical experiences and recommendation from the bench. Journal of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 31(1): 15-31.
    Stark K., D. E. Scott., O. Tsyusko, D. P. Coughlin, T. G. Hinton 2012. Effects of two stressors on amphibian larval development Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 79: 283-287
    Stark, K., D. E. Scott, O. V. Tsusko*, D. Coughlin, and T. G. Hinton. 2012. Effects of two stressors on amphibian larval development. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 79: 283-287.
    Tsyusko OV, Hardas SS, Shoults-Wilson WA, Starnes CP, Joice J, Butterfield DA, Unrine JM. 2012. Short-term molecular-level effects of silver nanoparticle exposure on the earthworm, Eisenia fetida. Environmental Pollution 171: 249-255.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Jason Unrine
    Tsyusko, O. V., J. M. Unrine, D. Spurgeon, E. Blalock, D. Starnes*, M. Tseng, G. Joice and P. Bertsch. 2012. Toxicogenomic Responses of the Model Organism Caenorhabditis elegans to Gold Nanoparticles. Environmental Science and Technology 46: 4115-4124.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Paul Bertsch Jason Unrine Daniel Starnes
    Tsyusko, O. V., S. S. Harda, W. A. Shoults-Wilson, C. P. Starnes, C.P., G. Joice, D. A. Butterfield, and J. M. Unrine. 2012. Short-term molecular-level effects of silver nanoparticle exposure on the earthworm, Eisenia Fetida. Environmental Pollution 171: 249-255.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Jason Unrine
    Tsyusko, Olga; Unrine, Jason; Spurgeon, David; Blalock, Eric; Starnes, Daniel; Tseng, Michael; Joice, Greg; Bertsch, Paul. 2012. Toxicogenomic Responses of the Model Organism Caenorhabditis elegans to Gold Nanoparticles. Environmental Science and Technology 46:5115-4124.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Paul Bertsch Jason Unrine Daniel Starnes
    Unrine JM; Shoults-Wilson WA; Zhurbich O; Bertsch PM; Tsusko OV. 2012. Trophic transfer of Au nanoparticles from soil along a simulated terrestrial food chain. Environmental Science and Technology 46: 9753-9760.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Paul Bertsch Jason Unrine
    Unrine, J. M., W. A. Shoults-Wilson, O. Zhurbick, P. M. Bertsch, and O. V. Tsusko. 2012. Trophic transfer of Au nanoparticles from soil along a simulated terrestrial food chain. Environmental Science and Technology 46: 9753-9760.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Paul Bertsch Jason Unrine
    Shoults-Wilson WA, Reinsch BC, Tsyusko OV, Bertsch PM, Lowry GV, Unrine JM. 2011. Toxicity of silver nanoparticles to the earthworm (Eisenia fetida): The role of particle size and soil type. Journal of the Soil Science Society of America 75: 365-377.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Paul Bertsch Jason Unrine
    Shoults-Wilson, W.A., B.C. Reinsch, O.V. Tsyusko, P.M. Bertsch, G.V. Lowry, and J.M. Unrine. 2011. Role of particle surface coating for bioaccumulation and reproductive toxicity of silver in earthworms (Eisenia fetida) exposed to silver nanoparticles. Nanotoxicology 5(3):432- 444.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Paul Bertsch Jason Unrine
    Shoults-Wilson, W.A., O.I. Zurbich, D.H. McNear, O.V. Tsyusko, P.M. Bertsch, and J.M. Unrine. 2011. Evidence for avoidance of Ag nanoparticles by earthworms (Eisenia fetida). Ecotoxicology 20:385-396.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Dave McNear Paul Bertsch Jason Unrine
    Tsyusko O., T. Glenn, K. Jones, K. Aizawa, T. Hinton, Y. Yi, and D. Coughlin. 2011. Differential genetic responses to ionizing irradiation in individual families of Japanese Medaka, Oryzias latipes. Mutation Research–Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis 718:18-23.
    Tsyusko, O., T. Glenn, K. Jones, K. Aizawa, T. Hinton, Yi Yi, and Dan Coughlin 2011. Differential Genetic Responses to Ionizing Irradiation in Individual Families of Japanese Medaka, Oryzias latipes. Mutation Research – Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis 718: 18-23
    Unrine, J.M., S.E. Hunyadi, O.V. Tsyusko, W. Rao, W.A. Shoults-Wilson, and P.M. Bertsch. 2010. Evidence for Bioavailability of Au Nanoparticles from Soil and Biodistribution within Earthworms (Eisenia fetida). Environmental Science Technology 44:8308–8313. Published online: doi: 10.1021/es101885w.
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Paul Bertsch Jason Unrine
    Jason M. Unrine, Simona E. Hunyadi, Olga V. Tsyusko, W. Aaron Shoults-Wilson, William Rao, Paul M. Bertsch 2010. Evidence for bioavailability of Au nanoparticles from soil and biodistribution within earthworms (Eisenia fetida). Environmental Science and Technology 44:8308-8313. DOI 10.1021/es101885w
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Paul Bertsch Jason Unrine
    Unrine, J.M., Tsyusko, O.V., Hunyadi, S.E., Judy, J.D. and Bertsch, P.M 2010. Effects of particle size on chemical speciation and bioavailability of Cu to earthworms (Eisenia fetida) exposed to Cu nanoparticles Journal of Environmental Quality 39:1942-1953. DOI 10.2134/jeq2009.0387
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Paul Bertsch Jason Unrine Jonathan Judy Jonathan Judy
    Tsyusko O., T. Tuberville, M. Peters, N. Crawford, C. Hagen, S. Weller, A. Sakai, and T. Glenn 2007. Microsatellite markers isolated from polyploid wood-sorrel (Oxalis alpina). Molecular Ecology Notes 7(6): 1284-1286
    Tsyusko O., Y. Yi, D. Coughlin, D. Main, T. G. Hinton, and T. C. Glenn 2007. Radiation-Induced Untargeted Germline Mutations in Japanese Medaka Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part C, 145: 103-110
    Tsyusko O., M. H. Smith, T. K. Oleksyk, J. Goryanaya, and T. C. Glenn 2006. Genetics of cattails in radioactively contaminated areas around Chornobyl Molecular Ecology,15:2611- 2625
    Tsyusko O., M. H. Smith, R. R. Sharitz, and T. C. Glenn 2005. Genetic and clonal diversity of two cattail species, Typha latifolia and T. angustifolia (Typhaceae) from Ukraine American Journal of Botany 92(7): 1161-1169

    Proceedings Publications

    Jason Unrine, Aaron Shoults-Wilson, Brian Reinsch, Olga Tsyusko, Greg Lowry, Paul Bertsch 2010. Using μ-XRF and XAS to characterize the fate and bioavailability of manufactured nanoparticles in soil. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 74(11-S1); A1066
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Paul Bertsch Jason Unrine
    Unrine JM, Bertsch PM, Hunyadi SE, Ma HB, Newman LA, Williams PL. 2008. Spatial distribution and speciation of Au and Zn in terrestrial organisms exposed to Au and ZnO nanoparticles. Abstr Pap Am Chem Soc 235:81-ENVR
    Authors in PSS Dept.: Olga Tsyusko Paul Bertsch Jason Unrine