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Stephen Griffey
Health Science Clinical Professor
Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology

Davis, CA 95616

+1 530 754 9160


Research Focus

Comparative Pathology

Mouse Models of Disease

Laboratory Animal Pathology


1987 BS Veterinary Science, Texas A&M University,
1989 DVM Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University,
1992 Residency Anatomic Pathology, UC Davis,
1997 PhD Comparative Pathology, UC Davis,

Honors and Awards

2009 Distinguished Service Award for the School of Veterinary Medicine UC Davis

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • Link Icon 2014 Kao, CJ, Wurz, GT, Monjazeb, AM, Vang, DP, Cadman, TB, Griffey, SM, Wolf, M, DeGregorio, MW Antitumor Effects of Cisplatin Combined with Tecemotide Immunotherapy in a Human MUC1 Transgenic Lung Cancer Mouse Model. Cancer immunology research,
  • Link Icon 2014 Warden, CH, Slupsky, C, Griffey, SM, Bettaieb, A, Min, E, Le, A, Fisler, JS, Hansen, S, Haj, F, Stern, JS Brown Norway chromosome 1 congenic reduces symptoms of renal disease in fatty Zucker rats. PloS one,
  • Link Icon 2014 Bettaieb, A, Xi, Y, Hosein, E, Coggins, N, Bachaalany, S, Wiede, F, Perez, S, Griffey, SM, Sastre, J, Tiganis, T, Haj, FG Pancreatic T cell protein-tyrosine phosphatase deficiency ameliorates cerulein-induced acute pancreatitis. Cell communication and signaling : CCS,
  • Link Icon 2013 Vang, DP, Wurz, GT, Griffey, SM, Kao, CJ, Gutierrez, AM, Hanson, GK, Wolf, M, DeGregorio, MW Induction of invasive transitional cell bladder carcinoma in immune intact human MUC1 transgenic mice: a model for immunotherapy development. Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE,
  • Link Icon 2013 Wurz, GT, Gutierrez, AM, Greenberg, BE, Vang, DP, Griffey, SM, Kao, CJ, Wolf, M, Degregorio, MW Antitumor effects of L-BLP25 Antigen-Specific tumor immunotherapy in a novel human MUC1 transgenic lung cancer mouse model. Journal of translational medicine,
  • Link Icon 2013 Upadhyay, SK, Eckel-Mahan, KL, Mirbolooki, MR, Tjong, I, Griffey, SM, Schmunk, G, Koehne, A, Halbout, B, Iadonato, S, Pedersen, B, Borrelli, E, Wang, PH, Mukherjee, J, Sassone-Corsi, P, Chandy, KG Selective Kv1.3 channel blocker as therapeutic for obesity and insulin resistance. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America,
  • Link Icon 2013 Ramsey, JJ, Tran, D, Giorgio, M, Griffey, SM, Koehne, A, Laing, ST, Taylor, SL, Kim, K, Cortopassi, GA, Lloyd, KC, Hagopian, K, Tomilov, AA, Migliaccio, E, Pelicci, PG, McDonald, RB The Influence of Shc Proteins on Life Span in Mice. The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences,
  • Link Icon 2012 Weiss, EE, Evans, KD, Griffey, SM Comparison of a fur mite PCR assay and the tape test for initial and posttreatment diagnosis during a natural infection. Journal of the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science : JAALAS,
  • Link Icon 2012 Li, MW, Baridon, B, Trainor, A, Djan, E, Koehne, A, Griffey, SM, Biggers, JD, Toner, M, Lloyd, KC Mutant mice derived by ICSI of evaporatively dried spermatozoa exhibit expected phenotype. Reproduction (Cambridge, England),
  • Link Icon 2012 Smith, S, Witkowski, A, Moghul, A, Yoshinaga, Y, Nefedov, M, de Jong, P, Feng, D, Fong, L, Tu, Y, Hu, Y, Young, SG, Pham, T, Cheung, C, Katzman, SM, Brand, MD, Quinlan, CL, Fens, M, Kuypers, F, Misquitta, S, Griffey, SM, Tran, S, Gharib, A, Knudsen, J, Hannibal-Bach, HK, Wang, G, Larkin, S, Thweatt, J, Pasta, S Compromised mitochondrial fatty acid synthesis in transgenic mice results in defective protein lipoylation and energy disequilibrium. PloS one,

Most Recent 5 Book Chapters

1996 Madewell BR, Griffey SM,: Modern diagnostic strategies for cancer: sampling guidelines, Bonagura, (ed), Kirk's Current Veterinary Therapy XIII Small Animal Practice, Philadelphia. 452-458.

1996 Johnson DK, Wisner ER, Griffey SM, Vessey AR, Haley PJ: Sinclair Miniature Swine melanoma as a model for evaluating novel lymphography contrast agents, Tubbleson and Schook, (ed), Advances in Swine Biomedical Research, New York. 607-612.