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Michael J Yaeger

Michael Yaeger
Michael J. Yaeger

DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVP

Professor
Veterinary Pathology
(515) 294-1128
2726 Vet Med
Expertise / Research Area

Dr. Yaeger has experience in infectious disease and food animal research, and an emphasis on all species diagnostics. His current research is in food-borne illness and abortion caused by Campylobacter sp. using laboratory animal models for the disease. A guinea pig model is used to evaluate the emergence of a Tetracycline-resistant Campylobacter jejuni Clone Associated with Outbreaks of Ovine Abortion in the United States. Sheep have been experimentally infected with the highly abortifacient.