Foley Laboratory in Infectious Disease Ecology

Danielle Carrade

Ph.D. Student
BS University of California, Santa Barbara (2003)

Major Professor: Dr. Dori L. Borjesson
Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology
University of California, Davis School of Veterinary Medicine


Research Interests
Immune modulation by equine mesenchymal stem cells


Treasurer, Graduate Group in Comparative Pathology


  • Carrade DD, Foley JE, Borjesson DL, Sykes JE, Canine granulocytic anaplasmosis: a review, J Vet Intern Med. 2009 Nov-Dec;23(6):1129-41. Epub 2009 Sep 16.
  • Schuh EM, Friedman MS, Carrade DD, Li J, Heeke D, Oyserman SM, Galuppo LD, Lara DJ, Walker NJ, Ferraro GL, Owens SD, Borjesson DL. Identification of variables that optimize isolation and culture of multipotent mesenchymal stem cells from equine umbilical-cord blood, Am J Vet Res. 2009 Dec;70(12):1526-35.
  • Bartholomew S, Owens SD, Ferraro GL, Carrade DD, Lara DJ, Librach FA, Borjesson DL, Galuppo LD, Collection of equine cord blood and placental tissues in 40 thoroughbred mares.Equine Vet J. 2009 Nov;41(8):724-8.
  • Owens SD, Johns JL, Walker NJ, Librach FA, Carrade DD, Tablin F, Borjesson DL. Use of an in vitro biotinylation technique for determination of posttransfusion survival of fresh and stored autologous red blood cells in Thoroughbreds. Am J Vet Res. 2010 Aug;71(8):960-6.
  • Carrade DD, Owens SD, Galuppo LD, Vidal MA, Ferraro GL, Librach F, Buerchler S, Friedman MS, Walker NJ, Borjesson DL.Clinicopathologic findings following intra-articular injection of autologous and allogeneic placentally derived equine mesenchymal stem cells in horses. Cytotherapy. 2011 Apr;13(4):419-30. Epub 2010 Nov 25.
  • Carrade D, Foley J, Sullivan M, Foley CW, Sykes JE. Spatial distribution of seroprevalence for Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Borrelia burgdorferi, Ehrlichia canis, and Dirofilaria immitis in dogs in Washington, Oregon, and California. Vet Clin Pathol. 2011 Sep;40(3):293-302. doi: 10.1111/j.1939-165X.2011.00334.x. Epub 2011 Aug 9.
  • Carrade DD, Affolter VK, Outerbridge CA, Watson JL, Galuppo LD, Buerchler S, Kumar V, Walker NJ, Borjesson DL. Intradermal Injection sof Equine Allogeneic Umbilical Cord Derived Mesenchymal Stem cells are Well Tolerated and do not Elicit Immediate or Delayed Hypersensitivity Reactions. Cytotherapy [in press].