Beate Crossley

Beate Crossley

Associate Professor

California Animal Health and Food Safety Lab
Medicine & Epidemiology

Office
Thurman Lab, Davis, CA 95616

Licenses
Diplomate European Union Veterinary Medicine
United States Department of Agriculture - Select Agent Approval
Foreign Animal Disease Training Course, United States Department of Agriculture, Plum Island Animal Disease Center, New York
Real-time rt-PCR Train-the Trainer's Course, Cepheid Smart Cycler Platform for Foot-and-Mouth Disease virus and Classical Swine, Fever virus, United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Plum Island Animal Disease
High-throughput real time PCR Train-the Trainer's Course, Cepheid Smart Cycler Platform for Foot-and-Mouth Disease virus and Classical Swine, Manhattan, Kansas
National Animal Health Laboratory Network: Training for Foot and Mouth Disease virus, Rinderpest virus and African Swine Fever virus detection using real-time PCR at the Plum Island Animal Disease Center
Media Training Workshop: Working Effectively with the News Media, UC Davis, Davis, CA
Foreign Animal Disease Training Course, United States Department of Agriculture, Plum Island Animal Disease Center, New York
American Association of Laboratory Diagnosticians Auditor training, Las Vegas, NV
Education
2001, MPVM, University of California, Davis, Davis, California
1997, PhD/Dr.med vet., University of Wisconsin & Free University of Berlin, University of Wisconsin, Madison
1994, DVM, Free University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Active Research Grants
Co-Investigator, Avian Reovirus in Broiler Chickens. Are Vaccines Protecting?, Gallardo R. (Principal Investigator), Center for Food Animal Health
Co-Investigator, Factors for Increased Persistence of Avian Influenza Virus in Poultry Litter and/or Feces, Gallardo R. (Principal Investigator), Center for Food Animal Health
Co-Principal Investigator, Molecular typing of current reovirus variant strains, Rodrigo Gallardo (Principal Investigator), U.S. Poultry & Egg Association
Honors and Awards
1994-1997 Milwaukee Foundation Shaw Scholarship, University of Wisconsin
1998 Karl-Pfizer Award, Best dissertation in the experimental-clinical field at the Free University of Berlin
1999 DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) full fellowship dedicated to further education in the U.S.A.
2003 Special Recognition - CDFA END Task Force
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2018 Crossley B, Hill A : Interpretation of Equine Laboratory Diagnostics, Chapters 25 Equine Influenza virus, Chapter 26 Alpha-Herpesviruses (EHV-1, EHV-4), Chapter 27,Equine Rhinitis viruses (ERAV, ERBV), Nicola Pusterla and Jill Higgins, (ed), Interpretation of Equine Laboratory Diagnostics, Hoboken, NJ 07030. 151-156.
2013 Hietala SK, Crossley BM : Molecular Testing for Infectious Diseases in Cattle, Sheep, and Goats, Bradford P. Smith, (ed), Large Animal Internal Medicine, St Louis, Missouri. .
2010 Hietala S, Crossley B : SOP 15. Realtime RT PCR Detection of Influenza Virus Matrix Gene Realtime RT PCR Detection of Velogenic Newcastle Disease Fusion Protein, Ericka A. Pestana, Sandor Belak, Adama Diallo, John R. Crowther, Gerrit J. Viljoen, (ed), Early, Rapid and Sensitive Veterinary Molecular Diagnostics - Real Time PCR Applications, . 147-168.
2008 Hietala SK, Crossley BM : Molecular Testing for Infectious Diseases in Cattle, Sheep, and Goats, Bradford P. Smith, (ed), Large Animal Internal Medicine, St Louis, Missouri. 446-450.
2005 Hietala SK, Schikora BM : Bovine viral diarrhea replication. Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus: Diagnosis, Management, and Control, Goyal and Ridpath, (ed), Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus: Diagnosis, Management, and Control, Ames, IA. .
Research Focus
Diagnostics of emerging viral infectious diseases
Specialty Focus
Diagnostic Virology
Ten Recent Publications

2018
Moeller RB, Crossley B, Pipkin A Li Y, Balasuriya U
Systemic equid alphaherpesvirus 9 in a Grant’s Zebra

2018
Woods LW, Schumaker BA, Pesavento PA, Crossley BM, Swift PK
Adenoviral hemorrhagic disease in California mule deer, 1990-2014

2018
Moeller RB, Crossley B, Adaska JM, Hsia G, Kahn R, Blanchard PC
Parapoxviral vulvovaginitis in Holstein cows

2017
Doyle D, Credille B, Lehenbauer TW, Berghaus R, Aly SS, Champagne J, Blanchard P, Crossley B, Berghaus L, Cochran S, Woolums A
Agreement Among 4 Sampling Methods to Identify Respiratory Pathogens in Dairy Calves with Acute Bovine Respiratory Disease

2017
Newbury SP, Cigel F, Killian ML, Leutenegger CM, Seguin MA, Crossley B, Brennen R, Suarez DL, Torchetti M, Toohey-Kurth K.
First Detection of Avian Lineage H7N2 in Felis catus