William Vernau- BSc, BVMS, DVSc, PhD
3311 Vet Med 3A
+1 530 754 7162
Hemic neoplasia in dogs, including the characterization of canine T-cell leukemia, a rather poorly charterized constellation of syndromes that often mimic the behavior of their human counterparts and thus have broad comparative biomedical significance.
1982 BSc , Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia
Honors and Awards
2007 CL Davis Foundation Journal Award
Diplomate American College of Veterinary Pathology (Clinical Pathology)
Active Research Grants
Co-Investigator, Comparison of cyclosporine and prednisone in the treatment of primary immune-mediated polyarthritis in dog, Dr. Jane Sykes (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health
Principal Investigator, Investigation of the effects of sample type and collection tube type on biochemical analytes in horses, (Principal Investigator), Center for Equine Health
Most Recent 10 Publications
Most Recent 5 Book Chapters
2010 Valli T, Vernau W: Classification of Leukemia and Lymphoma, DJ Weiss, K Jane Wardrop, (ed), Schalm's Veterinary Hematology. .
2011 Vernau W, Vernau KM, Bolon B: Cerebrospinal Fluid Analysis in Toxicological Neuropathology. Fundamental Neuropathology for Pathologists and Toxicologists: Principles and Techniques, Bolon B, Butt MT, (ed), . 271-283.
2008 Vernau W, Vernau K, Bailey CS: Cerebrospinal Fluid, Kaneko JJ, Harvey JW, Bruss ML, (ed), Clinical Biochemistry of Domestic Animals, San Diego. 769-819.
2002 Workman HC, Vernau W: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia in dogs and cats: the veterinary perspective, , The Veterinary Clinics of North America-Small Animal Practice (Hematology), Philadelphia. 1379-99, viii.
2002 Valli VE, Jacobs RM, Parodi AL, Vernau W, Moore P: WHO International Histological Classification of Tumors of Domestic Animals, , Histological Classification of Hematopoietic Tumors of Domestic Animals. Second Series, Volume VIII, Washington, D.C. .