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Katherine A Skorupski- BS, DVM
Associate Professor of Clinical
Surgical & Radiological Sciences

132 CCAH
Davis, CA 95616

+1 530 752 9586
kskorups@ucdavis.edu

   

Research Focus

Chemotherapy Clinical Outcomes, Clinical Trials 

Specialty Focus

Medical Oncology

Education

1996 BS , Texas A & M University, College Station, TX
2000 DVM , Texas A & M University, College Station, TX

Honors and Awards

1999-00 Jonathan Y. Ballard Scholarship
1998-99 Ellett Memorial Scholarship
1994-98 McFadden Scholarship
1994 Sparks Memorial Scholarship
1994-96 Dean's Honor Roll, Texas A & M University

Licenses

Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Oncology)

Active Research Grants

Principal Investigator, Clinical characteristics and outcome after splenectomy in dogs with splenic marginal zone lymphoma, (Principal Investigator), University of California, Davis Center for Comparative Animal Health Resident Grant

Co-Investigator, Cat oral squamous cell carcinoma tyrosine kinase receptor expression, Ellen Sparger (Principal Investigator), University of California, Davis Center for Comparative Animal Health Grant

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • Link Icon 2011 Szivek A, Burns R, Gericota B, Affolter V, Kent M, Rodriguez CO, Skorupski K Clinical outcome in 94 cases of dermal hemangiosarcoma in dogs treated with surgical excision: 1993-2007 Vet Comp Oncol- Early View, article first published online 25 July 2011,
  • Link Icon 2011 Frazier SA, Johns SM, Ortega J, Zwingenberger AL, Kent MS, Hammond GM, Rodriguez CO, Steffey MA, Skorupski KA Outcome in dogs with surgically resected oral fibrosarcoma (1997-2008) Vet Comp Oncol-Early View, article first published online 2 May 2011,
  • Link Icon 2011 Skorupski KA, O’Brien TG, Guerrero T, Rodriguez CO, Burns MR Phase I/II clinical trial of 2-Difluoromethylornithine (DFMO) and a novel polyamine transport inhibitor (MQT 1426) for feline oral squamous cell carcinoma Vet Comp Oncol-Early View, article first published online 8 March 2011,
  • Link Icon 2011 Zhang J, Cho SJ, Shu L, Yan W, Guerrero T, Kent M, Skorupski K, Chen H, Chen X Translational repression of p53 by RNPC1, a p53 target overexpressed in lymphomas Genes Dev,
  • Link Icon 2011 Skorupski KA, Hammond GM, Irish AM, Kent MS, Guerrero TA, Rodriguez CO, Griffin DW Prospective randomized clinical trial assessing the efficacy of denamarin for prevention of CCNU-induced hepatopathy in tumor-bearing dogs J Vet Intern Med,
  • Link Icon 2011 Laurenson MP, Skorupski KA, Moore PF, Zwingenberger AL Ultrasonography of intestinal mast cell tumors in the cat Vet Radiol Ultrasound,
  • Link Icon 2011 Rebhun RB, Kent MS, Borrofka SA, Frazier S, Skorupski K, Rodriguez CO CHOP chemotherapy for the treatment of canine multicentric T-cell lymphoma Vet Comp Oncol,
  • Link Icon 2011 Frazier SA, McKemie DS, Guerrero TA, Skorupski KA, Rodriguez CO Evaluation of an extractionless high-performance liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry method for detection and quantitation of rosiglitazone in canine plasma Am J Vet Res,
  • Link Icon 2010 Balhorn RL, Skorupski KA, Hok S, Balhorn MC, Guerrero T, Rebhun RB A selective high affinity ligand (SHAL) designed to bind to an over-expressed human antigen on non-Hodgkin's lymphoma also binds to canine B-cell lymphomas Vet Immunol Immunopathol,
  • Link Icon 2010 Hume CT, Kiupel M, Rigatti L, Shofer FS, Skorupski KA, Sorenmo KU Outcomes of dogs with grade 3 mast cell tumors: 43 cases (1997-2007) J Am Anim Hosp Assoc,

Most Recent 5 Book Chapters

2009 Clifford CA, Skorupski KA: Histiocytic Diseases, Henry C, Higginbotham M, (ed), Cancer Management in Small Animal Oncology, First Edition. .

2007 Clifford CA, Skorupski KA: Histiocytic Diseases, Withrow SJ, Vail DM, (ed), Small Animal Clinical Oncology, Fourth Edition, St. Louis. .