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Michael Dale Lairmore- DVM, PhD
Dean and Professor
Dean's Office
Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology

112 Surge IV
Davis, CA 95616

+1 530 752 1361
mdlairmore@ucdavis.edu

  

Research Focus

Pathogenesis of retroviral diseases especially deltaretroviruses; bovine leukemia virus and human t-cell leukemia virus

Specialty Focus

Veterinary pathology, microbiology, and immunology

Education

1981 DVM , University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
1987 PhD Experimental Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

Honors and Awards

2011 Elected as Fellow, Academy of American Society of Microbiology
2010 Elected as Member, Institute of Medicine, National Academies of Science
2008 American Cancer Society and John Peter Minton, Hero of Hope Research Medal of Honor, American Cancer Society, Ohio Division
2005 Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
2004 Distinguished Scholar Award, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
2003 National Gamma Career Award, Omega Tau Sigma Veterinary Fraternity, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
1999 Dean's Teaching Excellence Award for Graduate Education, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
1998 David White Research Award, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
1995 Pfizer Award for Research Excellence, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
1994 Research Breakthroughs and New Scientist Feature Article, DISCOVER Magazine
1991 Searle Scholars Research Award Nominee, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
1991 Charles Shepard Research Award Finalist, Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, GA
1987 Floyd Cross Pathology Award, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
1983 Research Award, Squibb Company, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
1981 Phi Zeta Honor Society, University of Missouri
1980 J.B. Arthur Memorial Award, University of Missouri
1979 American Veterinary Medical Association Auxiliary Award, University of Missouri
1978 Phi Zeta Research Award, University of Missouri
1975-1977 Phi Zeta Research Award, University of Missouri

Licenses

Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists
Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Microbiologists

Active Research Grants

Principal Investigator, Facilities Improvement for Infectious Diseases Research, (Principal Investigator), National Institutes of Health, National Center for Research, American Reinvestment and Recovery Act

Principal Investigator, Retrovirus Models of Lymphocyte Transformation and Disease, (Principal Investigator), National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute

Principal Investigator, CTSA-CCTS Translational Technologies Comparative Animal Core, NIH/NCRR, (Principal Investigator), National Institutes of Health, National Center for Research Resources

Co-Investigator, Public Health Preparedness: Emerging Infectious Diseases, (Principal Investigator), Targeted Investment, Ohio State University, Provost Office

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • Link Icon 2012 Kannian, P, Yin, H, Doueiri, R, Lairmore, MD, Fernandez, S, Green, PL Distinct transformation tropism exhibited by human T lymphotropic virus type 1 (HTLV-1) and HTLV-2 is the result of postinfection T cell clonal expansion Journal of virology,
  • Link Icon 2011 Barrios, CS, Abuerreish, M, Lairmore, MD, Castillo, L, Giam, CZ, Beilke, MA Recombinant human T-cell leukemia virus types 1 and 2 Tax proteins induce high levels of CC-chemokines and downregulate CCR5 in human peripheral blood mononuclear cells. Viral immunology,
  • Link Icon 2011 Martin, F, Bangham, CR, Ciminale, V, Lairmore, MD, Murphy, EL, Switzer, WM, Mahieux, R Conference highlights of the 15th International Conference on Human Retrovirology: HTLV and related retroviruses, 4-8 June 2011, Leuven, Gembloux, Belgium. Retrovirology,
  • Link Icon 2011 Lairmore, MD, Anupam, R, Bowden, N, Haines, R, Haynes, RA, Ratner, L, Green, PL Molecular determinants of human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 transmission and spread. Viruses,
  • Link Icon 2011 Lairmore, M, Anupam, R, Bowden, B, Haines, R, Haynes, R, Ratner, L, Green, P. Molecular Determinants of Human T-lymphotropic Virus Type 1 Transmission and Spread Viruses,
  • Link Icon 2011 Zimmerman, B, Sargeant, A, Landes, K, Fernandez, SA, Chen, CS, Lairmore, MD Efficacy of novel histone deacetylase inhibitor, AR42, in a mouse model of, human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 adult T cell lymphoma Leukemia research,
  • Link Icon 2011 Bolon, B, Altrock, B, Barthold, SW, Baumgarth, N, Besselsen, D, Boivin, G, Boyd, KL, Brayton, C, Cardiff, RD, Couto, S, Eaton, KA, Foreman, O, Griffey, SM, La Perle, K, Lairmore, MD, Liu, C, Meyerholz, DK, Nikitin, AY, Schoeb, TR, Schwahn, D, Sellers, RS, Sundberg, JP, Tolwani, R, Valli, VE, Zink, MC Advancing translational research Science (New York, N.Y.),
  • Link Icon 2011 Bolon, B, Altrock, B, Barthold, SW, Baumgarth, N, Besselsen, D, Boivin, G, Boyd, KL, Brayton, C, Cardiff, RD, Couto, S, Eaton, KA, Foreman, O, Griffey, SM, La Perle, K, Lairmore, MD, Liu, C, Meyerholz, DK, Nikitin, AY, Schoeb, TR, Schwahn, D, Sellers, RS, Sundberg, JP, Tolwani, R, Valli, VE, Zink, MC NIH plan will hinder translational studies Nature,
  • Link Icon 2011 Parrula, C, Fernandez, SA, Zimmerman, B, Lairmore, M, Niewiesk, S Measles virotherapy in a mouse model of adult T-cell leukaemia/lymphoma The Journal of general virology,
  • Link Icon 2011 Anupam, R, Datta, A, Kesic, M, Green-Church, K, Shkriabai, N, Kvaratskhelia, M, Lairmore, MD Human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 p30 interacts with REGgamma and modulates ATM (ataxia telangiectasia mutated) to promote cell survival The Journal of biological chemistry,

Most Recent 5 Book Chapters

2011 Lairmore, M.: Retroviruses, N. James Maclachlan, Edward J Dubovi, (ed), Veterinary Virology (4th Edition), London, United Kingdom. 243-274.

2007 Lairmore, M. and Franchini, G.: Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus Types 1 and 2, M. Martin, (ed), Fields Virology, Philadelphia, PA. 2071-2106.

2007 Lairmore, M, and Ratner, L: HTLV-1, Cytokines and Cancer (Chapter 2), M. Caligiuri and M. Lotze, (ed), Cytokines in the Genesis and Treatment of Cancer, USA. 27-51.

2005 Lairmore, M, Michael, B, Silverman, L, and Nair, R.: HTLV-Associated Neurological Disorders, A. Minagar and J.S. Alexander, (ed), Current Clinical Neurology: Inflammatory Disorders of the Nervous System: Pathogenesis, Immunology, and Clinical Management., Totowa, NJ. 319-36.

2005 Lairmore, M, and Montgomery, A.: Identification and Culture of Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus Type 2, T. Zhu, (ed), Human Retrovirus Protocols Volume 1: Virology and Molecular Biology. (Methods in Molecular Biology Series), USA. 113-123.