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Rance LeFebvre- BA, PhD
Professor
Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology

5221 Vet Med 3A
Davis, CA 95616

+1 530 752 2788
rblefebvre@ucdavis.edu

   

Research Focus

Diseases of humans and animals caused by spirochetes

Specialty Focus

Microbiology

Education

1975 BA , Humboldt State University, Arcata, California,
1982 PhD , Colorado State University, Fort Collins,

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • Rance LeFebvre: Pathogenesis of Streptococcus infantarius subspecies coli Isolated from Sea Otters with Infective Endocarditis. 2015 Counihan KL, Gill VA, Miller MA, Burek-Huntington KA, LeFebvre RB, Byrne BA Pathogenesis of Streptococcus infantarius subspecies coli Isolated from Sea Otters with Infective Endocarditis. Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis,
  • Rance LeFebvre: Hematology, plasma chemistry, and bacteriology of wild tundra swans (Cygnus columbianus) in Alaska 2012 Milani JF, Wilson H, Ziccardi M, Lebevre R, Scott C Hematology, plasma chemistry, and bacteriology of wild tundra swans (Cygnus columbianus) in Alaska J Wildl Dis,
  • Rance LeFebvre: Identification and characterization of an antigen I/II family protein produced by group A Streptococcus 2006 Zhang S, Green NM, Sitkiewicz I, Lefebvre RB, Musser JM Identification and characterization of an antigen I/II family protein produced by group A Streptococcus Infect Immun,
  • Rance LeFebvre: Genetic diversity among type emm28 group A Streptococcus strains causing invasive infections and pharyngitis 2005 Green NM, Beres SB, Graviss EA, Allison JE, McGeer AJ, Vuopio-Varkila J, LeFebvre RB, Musser JM Genetic diversity among type emm28 group A Streptococcus strains causing invasive infections and pharyngitis J Clin Microbiol,
  • Rance LeFebvre: Genome sequence of a serotype M28 strain of group a streptococcus: potential new insights into puerperal sepsis and bacterial disease specificity 2005 Green NM, Zhang S, Porcella SF, Nagiec MJ, Barbian KD, Beres SB, LeFebvre RB, Musser JM Genome sequence of a serotype M28 strain of group a streptococcus: potential new insights into puerperal sepsis and bacterial disease specificity J Infect Dis,
  • Rance LeFebvre: Coinfection with Anaplasma phagocytophilum alters Borrelia burgdorferi population distribution in C3H/HeN mice 2005 Holden K, Hodzic E, Feng S, Freet KJ, Lefebvre RB, Barthold SW Coinfection with Anaplasma phagocytophilum alters Borrelia burgdorferi population distribution in C3H/HeN mice Infect Immun,
  • Rance LeFebvre: Amino acid sequences of proteins from Leptospira serovar pomona 2000 Alves SF, Lefebvre RB, Probert W Amino acid sequences of proteins from Leptospira serovar pomona Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz,
  • Rance LeFebvre: Detection of Leptospira spp. in the aqueous humor of horses with naturally acquired recurrent uveitis 2000 Faber NA, Crawford M, LeFebvre RB, Buyukmihci NC, Madigan JE, Willits NH Detection of Leptospira spp. in the aqueous humor of horses with naturally acquired recurrent uveitis J Clin Microbiol,
  • Rance LeFebvre: Bactericidal assay and passive protection studies of Leptospira interrogans 1999 Alves SF, LeFebvre RB, Probert W Bactericidal assay and passive protection studies of Leptospira interrogans Revuede Medicine Veterinaire,
  • Rance LeFebvre: Identification of outer envelope proteins conserved among Leptospira serovars 1999 Alves SF, LeFebvre RB, Probert W Identification of outer envelope proteins conserved among Leptospira serovars Revuede Medicine Veterinaire,

Most Recent 5 Book Chapters

2013 LeFebvre RB: Chapter 26: Spiral-curved organisms V: Leptospira, Hirsch DC, MacLachlan NJ, Walker RL, (ed), Veterinary Microbiology, 3rd edition. 148-52.

2013 LeFebvre RB: Chapter 22: Spiral-curved organisms I: Borrelia, Hirsch DC, MacLachlan NJ, Walker RL, (ed), Veterinary Microbiology, 3rd edition. 128-30.

2004 LeFebvre RB: Chapter 26: Spiral-curved organisms V: Leptospira, Hirsch DC, MacLachlan NJ, Walker RL, (ed), Veterinary Microbiology, 2nd edition. 148-52.

2004 LeFebvre RB: Chapter 22: Spiral-curved organisms I: Borrelia, Hirsch DC, MacLachlan NJ, Walker RL, (ed), Veterinary Microbiology, 2nd edition. 128-30.

2003 Lester JW, LeFebvre RB: Chapter 13: Detection of Leptospira interrogans, Sachse K, Frey J, (ed), Methods in Molicular Biology: PCR Detection of Microbial Pathogens. 193-200.