Bernadette C. Taylor

Associate Professor
Year hired: Fall 1997

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University of Nottingham, U.K., 1984. B.Sc. Zoology
University of California - Davis, Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology, 1991. Ph.D. Immunology
Postdoc: University of California - Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine
Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology 1991-1997

Courses taught:

Health, Wellness, Disease for the Healthcare Consumer (SAH105)
Fundamentals of Microbiology Lab (MIC 230)
Immunology (MIC 406/506)
Immunology lab (MIC 406/506)
Advanced Immunology (MIC 755)

Research Interests:

Bovine mammary gland immunology
Sea otter immunology
Pre-vet advisor and advisor for the Pre-vet club


Biking, Hiking, Skiing, Backpacking, Gardening, Birdwatching  

Recent Publications:

Taylor, B.C., Brotheridge, R.M., Jessup, D.A. and Stott, J.L.  In press.  Measurement of serum immunoglobulin concentration in killer whales and sea otters by radial immunodiffusion. Vet. Immunol. Immunopathol.
Ham-Lamme, K.D., King, D.P., Taylor, B.C., House, C., Jessup, D.A., Jeffries, S., Yochem, P.K., Gulland, F.M.D., Ferrick, D.A., Stott, J.L., 1999. The application of immuno-assays for serological detection of morbillivirus exposure in free-ranging harbor seals (Phoca vitulina) and sea otters (Enhydra lutris) from the western coast of the United States. Marine Mammal Sci. 15, 601-608.
McBride, J.W., Corstvet, R.E., Taylor, B.C. and Osburn, B.I. 1999.  Primary and Anamnestic Responses of bovine bronchoalveolar and peripheral blood lymphocyte subsets to aerosolized Pasteurella hemolytica A1.  Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. 67: 161-170.
Taylor, B.C., Keefe, R.G., Dellinger, J.D., Nakamura, Y., Cullor, J.S. and Stott, J.L. 1997. T Cell Populations and Cytokine Expression in Milk Cells Derived from Normal and Bacteria-Infected Bovine Mammary Glands.  Cellular Immunology 182: 68-76..
McBride, J.W., Corstvet, R.E., Dietrich, M.A., Berry, C., Brennen, R., Taylor, B.C., Stott, J.L. and Osburn, B.I.  1997.  Memory and CD8+ are the Predominant Bovine Brochoalveolar Lymphocyte Phenotypes. Vet. Immunol. Immunopathol. 58: 55-62.
Barratt-Boyes, S. M., B. C. Taylor, J. A. Ellis, and JN. J. MacLachlan. 1995. Response of the regional lymph node to blue tongue virus infection in calves. Vet. Immunol. Immunopathol. 45:73-84.
B. C. Taylor, J. D. Dellinger, J. S. Cullor, and J. L. Stott. 1994. Bovine milk lymphocytes display the phenotype of memory T cells and are prdominantly CD8+. Cell Immunol. 156:245-253.
B. C. Taylor, J. Mattapallil, R. J. Scibienski, and J. L. Stott. 1994. Characterization of a novel bovine leukocyte adhesion protein. Tissue Antigens. 44:252-260.