Stephen Barthold

Stephen Barthold

Professor Emeritus

Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology

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Diplomate American College of Veterinary Pathologists
State Licensure - California
1967, BS, University of California, Davis,
1969, DVM, University of California, Davis,
1973, MS, University of Wisconsin, Madison,
1974, PhD, University of Wisconsin, Madison,
Active Research Grants
Principal Investigator, Mouse Model of Lyme Borreliosis, (Principal Investigator), NIH/NIAID
Principal Investigator, Humoral Responses to Lyme Borreliosis-A Mouse MOdel, (Principal Investigator), NIH
Co-Investigator, Mutant Mouse Regional Resource Center, Lloyd (Principal Investigator), NIH
Principal Investigator, Comparative Medical Science Training Program, (Principal Investigator), NIH
Honors and Awards
1978 American Association for Laboratory Animal Science Research Award
1991 American Association for Laboratory Animal Science Research Award
1994 American Association for Laboratory Animal Science Research Award
1996 Nathan R. Brrewer Award for Career Excellence in Research, American Association for Laboratory Animal Science
1998 Alumni Acheivement Award, University of California School of Veterinary Medicine
2001 Oscar W. Schalm Lecturer, University of California Davis School of Veterinary Medicine
2001 Wallace P. Rowe Lecturer, American Association for Laboratory Animal Science
2001 Elected Member, Institute of Medicine, National Academies
2003 Honorary Diplomate, American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine
2004 Frank Schofield Medalist, Ontario Veterinary College
2008 Pfizer Animal Health Award for Research Excellence
2008 Charles River Prize, American Veterinary Medical Association
2006 Honorary title, Distinguished Professor, UCD
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2010 Barthold SW : Laboratory Animal Viruses, MacLachlan NJ, Dubovi EJ, (ed), Fenner's Veterinary Virology, Fourth Edition, . .
2010 Barthold SW, Cadavid D, Philipp M : Animal Models of Borreliosis, S. Samuels and J Radolph, (ed), Borrelia: Molecular Biology, Host Interaction and Pathogenesis, Norfolk, UK. .
2009 Barthold SW, Bolser D, Garcia KD, Haywood JR, Leland S, Miller L, Nelson RJ, Serpell J, Talcott MR, Whitney R : Scientific and Humane Issues in the Use of Random-Source Dogs and Cats in Research, , National Research Council, Washington DC. .
2007 Barthold SW, and Smith AL : Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis Virus, Fox JG et al, (ed), The Mouse in Biomedical Research: Diseases, San Diego. .
2007 Barthold SW and Smith AL : Mouse Hepatitis Virus, Fox JG, et al, (ed), The Mouse in Biomedical Research: Diseases Vol. II, San Diego, CA. .
Research Focus
Specialty Focus
Anatomic Pathology
Ten Recent Publications

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

Imai DMBarr BCDaft BBertone JJFeng SHodzic EJohnston JMOlsen KJBarthold SW
Lyme Neuroborreliosis in 2 Horses

Blanchard MT, Chen CI, Anderson M, Hall MR, Barthold SW, Stott JL
Serial passage of the etiologic agent of epizootic bovine abortion in immunodeficient mice

Feng S, Kasten RW, Werner JA, Hodzic E, Barthold SW, Chomel BB
Immunogenicity of Bartonella henselae P26 in cats

Barthold SW, Hodzic E, Imai DM, Feng S, Yang X, Luft BJ
Ineffectiveness of tigecycline against persistent Borrelia burgdorferi

Hodzic E, Feng S, Holden K, Freet KJ, Barthold SW
Persistence of Borrelia burgdorferi following antibiotic treatment in mice

Werner JA, Feng S, Chomel BB, Hodzic E, Kasten RW, Barthold SW
P26-based serodiagnosis for Bartonella spp. infection in cats

Hovius JW, Li X, Ramamoorthi N, van Dam AP, Barthold SW, van der Poll T, Speelman P, Fikrig E
Coinfection with Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto and Borrelia garinii alters the course of murine Lyme borreliosis

Werner JA, Kasten RW, Feng S, Sykes JE, Hodzic E, Salemi MR, Barthold SW, Chomel BB
Experimental infection of domestic cats with passaged genotype I Bartonella henselae