Rance Lefebvre

Rance Lefebvre

Professor Emeritus

Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology

    Phone Number
Office
5221 Vet Med 3A, Davis, CA 95616

Education
1975, BA, Humboldt State University, Arcata, California,
1982, PhD, Colorado State University, Fort Collins,
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2013 LeFebvre RB : Chapter 26: Spiral-curved organisms V: Leptospira, Hirsch DC, MacLachlan NJ, Walker RL, (ed), Veterinary Microbiology, 3rd edition, . 148-52.
2013 LeFebvre RB : Chapter 22: Spiral-curved organisms I: Borrelia, Hirsch DC, MacLachlan NJ, Walker RL, (ed), Veterinary Microbiology, 3rd edition, . 128-30.
2004 LeFebvre RB : Chapter 26: Spiral-curved organisms V: Leptospira, Hirsch DC, MacLachlan NJ, Walker RL, (ed), Veterinary Microbiology, 2nd edition, . 148-52.
2004 LeFebvre RB : Chapter 22: Spiral-curved organisms I: Borrelia, Hirsch DC, MacLachlan NJ, Walker RL, (ed), Veterinary Microbiology, 2nd edition, . 128-30.
2003 Lester JW, LeFebvre RB : Chapter 13: Detection of Leptospira interrogans, Sachse K, Frey J, (ed), Methods in Molicular Biology: PCR Detection of Microbial Pathogens, . 193-200.
Research Focus
Diseases of humans and animals caused by spirochetes
Specialty Focus
Microbiology
Ten Recent Publications

2015
Counihan KL, Gill VA, Miller MA, Burek-Huntington KA, LeFebvre RB, Byrne BA
Pathogenesis of Streptococcus infantarius subspecies coli Isolated from Sea Otters with Infective Endocarditis.

2005
Green NM, Beres SB, Graviss EA, Allison JE, McGeer AJ, Vuopio-Varkila J, LeFebvre RB, Musser JM
Genetic diversity among type emm28 group A Streptococcus strains causing invasive infections and pharyngitis

2000
Faber NA, Crawford M, LeFebvre RB, Buyukmihci NC, Madigan JE, Willits NH
Detection of Leptospira spp. in the aqueous humor of horses with naturally acquired recurrent uveitis

1999
Alves SF, LeFebvre RB, Probert W
Bactericidal assay and passive protection studies of Leptospira interrogans

1999
Alves SF, LeFebvre RB, Probert W
Identification of outer envelope proteins conserved among Leptospira serovars