Advancing the health and well-being of animals and people


Principal Investigator: Yung-Fu Chang
Co-Principal Investigator: Thomas Divers

Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences
Email: yc42@cornell.edu; Phone: 607-253-3675
Sponsor: Zoetis
Grant Number: N/A
Title: Exposure of Horses to Leptospira interrogans serovars Bratislava, Assessment of Post Exposure Parameters, Colonization of Tissues and Evaluation of Post Challenge Pathology
Project Amount: $187,419
Project Period: 01/01/17-12/31/17

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The objective is to evaluate the impact of exposure to Leptospira interrogans serovars bratislava strain on clinical signs, laboratory data, urinary shedding of leptospiral organisms, tissue infections and pathology.