Stephen J Mcsorley

Stephen J Mcsorley

Professor and Professor and Professor in Residence and Professor in Residence

Anatomy, Physiology & Cell Biology
Center for Comparative Medicine

Office
County Rd 98 at Hutchison Drive, Davis, CA 95616

Education
1992, B.Sc., Glasgow University, Glasgow, Scotland
1996, Ph.D., Glasgow University, Glasgow, Scotland
Active Research Grants
Principal Investigator, Innate immune response to bacterial flagellins, (Principal Investigator), NIH/NIAID
Principal Investigator, Protective immunity against typhoid, (Principal Investigator), NIH/NIAID
Principal Investigator, Generation of a TCR transgenic mouse to study Chlamydia genital tract infection, (Principal Investigator), NIH/NIAID
Co-Investigator, Functional Plasticity in the Helicobacter Pylori Type IV Secretion System, Jay Solnick (Principal Investigator), NIH/NIAID
Principal Investigator, CD4 T cell Responses to Chlamydia Infection, (Principal Investigator), NIH/NIAID
Honors and Awards
1995-1996 Federation Pour La Recherche Medicale Postdoctoral Fellowship
1998-2001 Irvington Institute of Immunology Fellow
2015 Elected Fellow, American Academy of Microbiology
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2012 Atif SM, McSorley SJ : TLR5, Choi S, (ed), Encyclopedia of Signaling Molecules, New York. 1875-1881.
2009 Moon JJ, McSorley SJ : Tracking the dynamics of salmonella specific T cell responses, , Curr Top Microbiol Immunol, . 179-98.
1998 McSorley SJ, Liew FYI : Leishmaniasis, Delves PJ, (ed), Encyclopedia of Immunology (Second Edition), . 1546–1551.
1998 McSorley SJ, F Liew Y : Nitric Oxide, Delves PJ, (ed), Encyclopedia of Immunology (Second Edition), . 1859–1861.
Research Focus

My research focuses on the innate and adaptive immune response to bacterial pathogens and largely uses mouse models of infection with Salmonella and Chlamydia.

Specialty Focus

Immunology and Microbiology