Gluck Center Groups Publish Multiple Papers in One Journal

David Horohov, PhD, William Robert Mills chair and professor in the immunology laboratory at the University of Kentucky Gluck Equine Research Center, had three research papers published in the September issue of Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, an international journal of comparative immunology.

Those papers, with authors, were:

"Characterization of the interferon gamma response to Lawsonia intracellularis using an equine proliferative enteropathy challenge (EPE) model" by Allen Page, DVM, a PhD candidate at the Gluck Center; Alan Loynachan, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVP, a researcher at the University of Kentucky Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (UKVDL); Uneeda Bryant, DVM, a researcher at UKVDL; H.F. Stills Jr., DVM, director of the Department of Laboratory Animal Resources at UK; Amanda Adams, PhD, an assistant professor at the Gluck Center; Connie Gebhart, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences at the University of Minnesota; Nicola Pusterla, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, associate professor in the Department of Medicine and Epidemiology at the University of California, Davis; and Horohov.

"Granzyme B-mRNA expression by equine lymphokine activated killer (LAK) cells is associated with the induction of apoptosis in target cells" by Chong Liu, a PhD candidate at the Gluck Center; Alejandra Betancourt, a research technician at the Gluck Center; D.A. Cohen; Adams; Lingshuang Sun, a PhD candidate at the Gluck Center; and Horohov.

"The effect of environment on interferon-gamma production in neonatal foals" by Sun, Adams, Page, Betancourt, and Horohov.

Another Gluck Center researcher, John Timoney, MVB, MRCVS, PhD, professor in the infectious disease laboratory, also had a paper published in the journal. The paper, "Association of Streptococcus equi with equine monocytes" was authored by Catherine Merant, a former postdoctoral scholar at the Gluck Center; Abhineet Sheoran, a former postdoctoral scholar at the Gluck Center; and Timoney.

Jenny Blandford is the Gluck Equine Research Foundation coordinator at the Gluck Center.

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