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Full NameProfessor Joseph Cassidy

Veterinary Pathobiology

University College Dublin

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Research Fields
  • infectious disease and the immune system
  • cancer/oncology
  • comparative medicine
Postgrad Medical Specialties
  • Pathology
  • Veterinary Medicine
Medical Subspecialties
  • Dermatology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Infectious diseases
  • Immunology
  • Oncology
  • Respiratory Medicine
My Work

Research themes include the pathogenesis of bovine tuberculosis, canine demodicosis/pruritis, investigations into intestinal neoplasia in deer and skin neoplasia in dogs. Research involves the identification, categorisation and grading of lesions and how the contextualisation of these findings help to answer broader questions.

Potential Projects

Would be interested in projects involving the gross and histopathological assessment of any animal tissue.
The identification, categorisation and grading of lesions.