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2006 Summer Scholars

Name: Beth Anderson
Mentor: J.M. Hostetter
Project Title: Role of Nitric Oxide and Phagosomal pH on the Intracellular Survival of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in

Name: Jennifer Arnold
Mentor: Shawn Bearson
Project Title: Transcriptional analysis of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium during exposure to the stress hormone, Norepinephrine

Name: April Boll
Mentor: A. E. Jergens
Project Title: THE EFFECTS OF SELECTED ANTIBIOTICS AND NUTRACEUTICALS ON MITOGEN-STIMULATED LYMPHOCYTE PROLIFERATION IN HEALTHY DOGS

Name: Ryan Bousselot
Mentor: Brad Bearson
Project Title: Investigation of Norepinephrine-enhanced Growth of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium

Name: Julie Brown
Mentor: Don Sakaguchi
Project Title: Survival, Integration, and Differentiation of Transplanted Neural Progenitor Cells into Diseased Murine Retinal Models

Name: Cameron Dow
Mentor: Qijing Zhang
Project Title: Prevalence of Antimicrobial Resistance in Campylobacter Isolates from Swine During the Course of Production Cycle

Name: Kyle Dunn
Mentor: Scott McClure
Project Title: Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Liposome-Based Diclofenac for the Treatment of Inflammation in an Acute Arthritis Inflammation Model

Name: Robert Fernand
Mentor: Juergen A. Richt
Project Title: Investigation of reassortment events between a modified live 
swine influenza vaccine and other swine influenza viruses

Name: Rachel Friedrich
Mentor: Brett A. Sponseller: 
Project Title: Molecular Basis for Viral Escape of EIAV from Type-Specific Neutralizing Antibody

Name: Elizabeth Holland
Mentor: Sinisa Grozdanic
Project Title: Role of TNF-alpha and its receptors in ischemia-induced retinal damage

Name: Tsvetoslav Koynarski
Mentor: Dianna Jordan
Project Title: Escherichia coli phenot Development of an RT-PCR Assay for the Diagnosis of Canine Leishmaniasis type, genotyping and relation to histopathology

Name: Erin Kramer
Mentor: Christine Petersen
Project Title: Development of an RT-PCR Assay for the Diagnosis of Canine Leishmaniasis

Name: Brandon Mattson
Mentor: Mike Conzemius
Project Title: Development of the Emu (Dromaius novaehollandie) as an animal model of femoral head osteonecrosis: comparison to the established canine model

Name: Teresa Negus
Mentor: Juergen A. Richt
Project Title: Investigation of reassortment events between a modified live swine influenza vaccine and other swine influenza viruses

Name: Rachel Pinney
Mentor: Irene Wesley
Project Title: Detection & Quantitation of Human Food borne Pathogens in Turkeys

Name: Erin Ragaller
Mentor: Dusan Palic
Project Title: Measuring Neutrophil Function in Fish

Name: Matthew Reed
Mentor: Annette O’Connor 
Project Title: What do Producers and Veterinarians do with positive BVDV results?

Name: Rik Smith
Mentor: Steven Olsen
Project Title: Expression of Brucella lipoproteins and evaluation of their immunogenicity in vivo

Name: Paul Sylliaasen
Mentor: Dianna Jordan
Project Title: Mapping of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor in Swine Tissues