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Dr. Tracy Sherwood

Staff Scientist

Environmental Lab for Forensics (ELF)

Today's Research for Tomorrow's Oceans


Tracy’s primary focus is developing immunoassays for detection of immune and fertility biomarkers in fish and marine mammals.


Ph.D. in Medical Science from the University of South Florida, College of Medicine

B.S. in Biology

Current Publications

Andrea M. Tarnecki, Christelle Miller, Tracy A. Sherwood, Robert J. Griffitt, Ryan W. Schloesser, Dana L. Wetzel (2022). Dispersed Crude Oil Induces Dysbiosis in the Red Snapper Lutjanus campechanus External Microbiota. Microbiology spectrum, 10(1), e00587-21. 10.1128/spectrum.00587-21

Additional Publications

Tracy A. Sherwood, Liang Nong, Marisela Agudelo, Cathy Newton, Ray Widen, and Thomas W. Klein. 2009. Identification of transcription start sites and preferential expression of select CB2 transcripts in mouse and human B lymphocytes. Journal of NeuroImmune Pharmacology 4(4):476-88.