Agnew MV, Friedman CS, Langdon C, Divilov K, Schoolfield B, Morga B, Degremont L, Dhar AK, Kirkland P, Dumbauld B, Burge CA. 2020. Differential Mortality and High Viral Load in Naive Pacific Oyster Families Exposed to OsHV-1 Suggests Tolerance rather than Resistance to Infection. Pathogens. 9, 1057.

Friedman CS, Reece KS, Wippel BJT, Agnew MV, Dégremont L, Dhar AK, Kirkland P, MacIntyre A, Morga B, Robison C & Burge CA. 2020. Unraveling concordant and varying responses of oyster species to Ostreid Herpesvirus 1 variants. Science of the Total Environment. 73

Burge CA, Reece KS, Dhar AK, Kirkland P, Morga B, Dégremont L, Fuery N, Wippel B.J.T., Macyntire A, Friedman CS. 2020. A first comparison of French and Australian OsHV-1 µvars by bath exposure. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. 138: 137-144.

Burge CA and PK Hershberger. 2020. Climate change can drive marine diseases. In Marine Disease Ecology. Ed. Behringer, D. Silliman, B, and Lafferty K. Oxford University Press.

Raymundo L, Burge CA, Lamb J.B. 2020. Disease ecology in marine conservation and management. In Marine Disease Ecology. Ed. Behringer, D. Silliman, B, and Lafferty K. Oxford University Press.

Williams L, Smith TB, Burge CA, Brandt ME. 2019. Species-specific susceptibility to white plague disease in three common Caribbean corals. Coral Reefs 39: 27-31


Divilov K, Schoolfield B, Morga B, Dégremont L, Burge CA, Cortez DM, Friedman CS, Fleener GB, Dumbauld BR, Langdon C. First evaluation of resistance to both a California OsHV-1 variant and a French OsHV-1 microvariant in Pacific oysters. BMC Genetics. 2019 Dec;20(1):1-9


Ben-Horin T, Burge CA, Bushek D, Groner ML, Proestou DA, Huey LL, Bidegain G, Carnegie RC. 2018. Intensive oyster aquaculture can reduce disease impacts to sympatric wild oysters. Aquaculture Environment Interactions. 10: 557-567.

Groner ML, Burge CA, Cox R, Rivlin ND, Turner M, Van Alstyne KL, Wyllie-Escheverria S, Bucci J, Staudigel P, Friedman CS. 2018. Oysters and eelgrass: potential partners in a high pCO2 ocean.  Ecology 99(8) 1802-1814

Burge, C.A., Shore-Maggio, A., Rivlin, N.D. 2017. Ecology of emerging infectious diseases of invertebrates. In Ecology of Invertebrate Diseases. Ed. Hajek, A. & Shapiro, D. Wiley. Published online only October 2017, in print 2018


Schuldt, J.P., McComas, K.A., & Burge, C.A. 2017. Intersecting frames in communicating environmental risk and uncertainty, Journal of Risk Research, DOI: 10.1080/13669877.2017.1382559


Burge, C.A., Closek, C.J., Friedman, C.S., Groner, M.L., Jenkins, C.M., Shore-Maggio, A. and Welsh, J.E., 2016. The use of filter-feeders to manage disease in a changing world. Integrative and Comparative Biology, p.icw048.

Burge, C.A., Friedman, C.S., Getchell, R., House, M., Lafferty, K.D., Mydlarz, L.D., Prager, K.C., Sutherland, K.P., Renault, T., Kiryu, I. and Vega-Thurber, R., 2016. Complementary approaches to diagnosing marine diseases: a union of the modern and the classic. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B371(1689), p.20150207.

Groner, M.L., Burge, C.A., Kim, C.J.S., Rees, E., Van Alstyne, K.L., Yang, S., Wyllie-Echeverria, S. and Harvell, C.D., 2016. Plant characteristics associated with widespread variation in eelgrass wasting disease. Diseases of aquatic organisms118(2), pp.159-168.


Fuess, L.E., Eisenlord, M.E., Closek, C.J., Tracy, A.M., Mauntz, R., Gignoux-Wolfsohn, S., Moritsch, M.M., Yoshioka, R., Burge, C.A., Harvell, C.D., Friedman, C.S., Hewson, I., Hershberger, P.K., and Roberts S.B. 2015. Up in arms: immune and nervous system response to sea star wasting disease. PloS one10(7), p.e0133053.

McComas, K.A., Schuldt, J.P., Burge, C.A. and Roh, S., 2015. Communicating about marine disease: The effects of message frames on policy support. Marine Policy57, pp.45-52.

Pinzón, J.H., Kamel, B., Burge, C.A., Harvell, C.D., Medina, M., Weil, E. and Mydlarz, L.D., 2015. Whole transcriptome analysis reveals changes in expression of immune-related genes during and after bleaching in a reef-building coral. Royal Society open science2(4), p.140214.


Burge, C.A., Eakin, M., C., Friedman, C.S., Froelich, B., Hershberger, P.K., Hofmann, E.E., Petes, L.E., Prager, K.C., Weil, E., Willis, B.L.  Ford, S.E., and Harvell C.D., 2014. Climate change influences on marine infectious diseases: implications for management and society. Annual review of marine science6, pp.249-277.

Groner, M.L., Burge, C.A., Couch, C.S., Kim, C.J.S., Siegmund, G.F., Singhal, S., Smoot, S.C., Jarrell, A., Gaydos, J.K., Harvell, C.D. and Wyllie-Echeverria, S., 2014. Host demography influences the prevalence and severity of eelgrass wasting disease. Diseases of aquatic organisms108(2), pp.165-175.

Hewson, I., Button, J.B., Gudenkauf, B.M., Miner, B., Newton, A.L., Gaydos, J.K., Wynne, J., Groves, J., Hendler, G., Murray, M., Fradkin, S., Breitbart, M., Fahsbender, E., Lafferty, K.D., Kilpatrick, A.M., Miner, C.M., Raimond, P., Lahner, L., Friedman, C.S., Daniels, S., Haulena, M., Marliave, J., Burge, C.A., Eisenlord, M.E.  and Harvell, C.D., 2014. Densovirus associated with sea-star wasting disease and mass mortality. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences111(48), pp.17278-17283.


Burge, C.A., Kim, C.J., Lyles, J.M. and Harvell, C.D., 2013. Special issue oceans and humans health: the ecology of marine opportunists. Microbial ecology65(4), pp.869-879.

Burge, C.A., Mouchka, M.E., Harvell, C.D. and Roberts, S., 2013. Immune response of the Caribbean sea fan, Gorgonia ventalina, exposed to an Aplanochytrium parasite as revealed by transcriptome sequencing. Frontiers in physiology4, p.180.


Burge, C.A., Douglas, N., Conti-Jerpe, I., Weil, E., Roberts, S., Friedman, C.S. and Harvell, C.D., 2012. Friend or foe: the association of Labyrinthulomycetes with the Caribbean sea fan Gorgonia ventalinaDiseases of aquatic organisms101(1), pp.1-12.

Burge, C.A. and Friedman, C.S., 2012. Quantifying ostreid herpesvirus (OsHV-1) genome copies and expression during transmission. Microbial ecology63(3), pp.596-604.

Hewson, I., Brown, J.M., Burge, C.A., Couch, C.S., LaBarre, B.A., Mouchka, M.E., Naito, M. and Harvell, C.D., 2012. Description of viral assemblages associated with the Gorgonia ventalina holobiont. Coral Reefs31(2), pp.487-491.


Burge, C.A., Strenge, R.E. and Friedman, C.S., 2011. Detection of the oyster herpesvirus in commercial bivalves in northern California, USA: conventional and quantitative PCR. Diseases of aquatic organisms94(2), pp.107-116.

PhD Dissertation

Burge, C.A., 2010. Examining the roles of environment, host, and pathogen in the host-pathogen relationship between the oyster herpesvirus and the Pacific oyster. California Sea Grant College Program.


Burge, C.A., Judah, L.R., Conquest, L.L., Griffin, F.J., Cheney, D.P., Suhrbier, A., Vadopalas, B., Olin, P.G., Renault, T. and Friedman, C.S., 2007. Summer seed mortality of the Pacific oyster, Crassostrea gigas Thunberg grown in Tomales Bay, California, USA: the influence of oyster stock, planting time, pathogens, and environmental stressors. Journal of Shellfish Research26(1), pp.163-172.

Burge, C.A., Griffin, F.J. and Friedman, C.S., 2006. Mortality and herpesvirus infections of the Pacific oyster Crassostrea gigas in Tomales Bay, California, USA. Diseases of aquatic organisms72(1), pp.31-43.

Friedman, C.S., Estes, R.M., Stokes, N.A., Burge, C.A., Hargove, J.S., Barber, B.J., Elston, R.A., Burreson, E.M. and Reece, K.S., 2005. Herpes virus in juvenile Pacific oysters Crassostrea gigas from Tomales Bay, California, coincides with summer mortality episodes. Diseases of aquatic organisms63(1), pp.33-41.