Austin Viall

DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVP
Assistant Professor
1790A Lloyd
Education & Certifications  

2014 Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathologists (Clinical Pathology)

2014 Clinical Pathology Residency, Oregon State University

2014 MS Veterinary Science, Oregon State University

2011 Small Animal Rotating Internship, WestVet Animal Emergency and Specialty Center

2010 DVM, Washington State University

2006 BS Microbiology, University of Idaho


VPTH 409 Introduction to Veterinary Cytology and Laboratory Techniques

VPTH 425 Clinical Pathology

VPTH 457 Clinical Pathology Practicum

Research Focus & Interests  

Dr. Viall's primary research interest is the role of the serotonergic signaling system in the development and progression of canine osteosarcoma.

Selected Publications  

Bosio CF, Viall AK, Jarrett CO, Gardner D, Rood MP, and Hinnebusch BJ. Evaluation of the Murine Immune Response to Xenopsylla cheopis Flea Saliva and Its Effect on Transmission of Yersinia pestis. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Sep 25;8(9):e3196.

Viall AK, Goodall CP, Stang B, Marley K, Chappell PE, and Bracha S.  Antagonism of serotonin receptor 1B decreases viability and promotes apoptosis in the COS canine osteosarcoma cell line. Vet Comp Oncol. 2014 Epub ahead of print.

Bracha S, Viall A, Goodall C, Stang B, Ruaux C, Seguin B, and Chappell PE.  The expression and role of serotonin receptor 5HTR2A in canine osteoblasts and an osteosarcoma cell line.  BMC Vet Res. 2013 Dec 12;9:251.

Seo KS, Kim JW, Park JY, Viall AK, Minnich SS, Rohde HN, Schnider DR, Lim SY, Hong JB, Hinnebusch BJ, O'Loughlin JL, Deobald CF, Bohach GA, Hovde CJ, and Minnich SA.  Role of a new intimin/invasin-like protein in Yersinia pestis virulence.  Infect Immun. 2012 Oct;80(10):3559-69.

Kolodziejek AM, Sinclair DJ, Seo KS, Schnider DR, Deobald CF, Rohde HN, Viall AK, Minnich SS, Hovde CJ, Minnich SA, and Bohach GA.  Phenotypic characterization of OmpX, an Ail homologue of Yersinia pestis KIM.  Microbiology. 2007 Sep;153(9):2941-51.