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Brian G Murphy

Brian G Murphy

Professor and Agronomist

Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology

Office
4315 Vet Med 3A, Davis, CA 95616

Licenses
Diplomate American College of Veterinary Pathologists
Education
1988, BA, Whitman College, Walla Walla WA
1992, DVM, Washington State University, Pullman, WA
2006, PhD, Washington State University, Pullman, WA
Honors and Awards
2000-2003 ARCS Scholarship (Achievement Rewards for College Scientists)
2003-2004 Washington State University, Teaching Assistant Excellence Award
2006 C.L. Davis Veterinary Pathology Scholarship
2008-2009 Favorite Teacher Award, 2008-2009, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Class of 2011
2009-2010 Favorite Teacher Award, 2009-2010, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Class of 2012
2010-2011 Favorite Teacher Award, 2010-2011, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Class of 2013
2011-2012 Favorite Teacher Award, 2011-2012, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Class of 2014
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2018 Murphy B, Knowles D, Highland M: Caprine arthritis encephalitis virus, , Anipedia Infectious Diseases of Livestock, . .
2018 Murphy B, Knowles D, Highland M: Chapter 60 Visna-maedi, , Anipedia Infectious Diseases of Livestock, . .
2017 Murphy BG: Chapter 8: Feline Leukemia Virus, , Case Studies In Veterinary Immunology, . .
2016 Murphy B: Chapter 14: Retroviridae, MacLachlan NJ, Dubovi EJ, (ed), Fenner's Veterinary Virology, Fifth Edition, . .
Research Focus
  • Retroviral transcriptional regulation and the relationship of viral-host cell interaction to pathogenesis
  • Coronavirus cell/tissue tropism and pathogenesis
  • Orthopedic and oral pathology
Specialty Focus
  • Orthopedic and oral pathology
  • Pathology of lower vertebrates and invertebrates