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Scott A. Bowdridge, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Food Animal Production
Division of Animal & Nutritional Sciences
Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design
West Virginia University
P.O. Box 6108, Morgantown, WV 26506

Contact Information

G050 Agricultural Science Building
Phone: 304-293-2003
Fax: 304-293-2232
Email: scott.bowdridge@mail.wvu.edu


Postdoctoral Fellow, New Jersey Medical School, Parasite Immunology, 2009-2011
Ph.D., Virginia Tech, Animal Science, 2009
M.S., University of Maine – Orono, Animal Science, 2005
B.S., California State University – Chico, Agriculture Science, 1998

Professional Employment

Assistant Professor, Division of Animal and Nutritional Sciences, Davis College, WVU, 2011-present

Annual Teaching

ANPH 430 Breeding of Farm Animals

Research and Professional Interests

Parasite Immunology
Th2-type Immune Response
Macrophage Differentiation
Small Ruminant Production

Professional Affiliations

Representative Publications

Bowdridge, S. and W.C. Gause. 2010. Regulation of alternative macrophage activation by chromatin remodeling. Nat. Immunol. 11:879-81.

Liu, Q., T. Kreider, S. Bowdridge, Z. Liu, Y. Song, A.G. Gaydo, J.F. Urban Jr., W.C. Gause. 2010. B-cells have distinct roles in host protection against different nematode parasites. J. Immunol. 184:5213-5223.