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Immunologist Awarded $1.9 million from NIH
June 25, 2008

PULLMAN — Wendy C. Brown, a professor and veterinary immunologist in Washington State University’s Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, has received a grant of nearly $1.9 million from the National Institutes of Health.

Brown will use the five years of uninterrupted funding lasting through May 2013 to continue her internationally recognized studies of immunity to transport systems related to the disease-causing capabilities of Gram negative bacteria.  Her work will be part of the landmark effort included in the $25 million Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation funded School for Global Animal Health at WSU. 

This recent funding comes through the National Institute of Allergy … » More …

World’s best veterinary immunologist award stays at WSU
July 19, 2004

Wendy C. Brown, professor and veterinary immunologist with Washington State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, has been awarded the Distinguished Veterinary Immunologist Award by the Veterinary Immunology Committee of the International Union of Immunological Societies.This prestigious award is granted every three years and is considered to recognize the best veterinary immunologist in the world during that period.  The previous recipient was Travis McGuire, a professor of veterinary immunology who also conducts research in the WSU College of Veterinary Medicine.Brown is a researcher in the field of cellular immune responses to agents that cause disease in cattle. She is one of the leaders in research to understand … » More …