Center for Comparative Medicine and Translational Research
Research Core: Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Concentrates on the characterization of spontaneous companion animal allergic and immunologic diseases.
Areas of interest include genetics, molecular and immunopathological mechanisms and investigation of new diagnostic tests and novel preventive and/or treatment modalities.
The proposal “Allergic Disease Therapy Using Anti-IgE Monoclonal Antibodies from Canine B Cells” has been selected as a recipient of the 2014 Chancellor’s Innovation Fund grant. Drs. Thierry Olivry and Bruce Hammerberg will lead this research effort.