Dharani K. Ajithdoss, BVSc, MVSc, Ph.D.
American College of Veterinary Pathologists (2012)
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Microbiologists (2012)
Clinical Assistant Professor
Residency, Anatomic Pathology, Texas A&M University, USA, 2012
Ph.D, Virology, Texas A&M University, USA, 2009
M.V.Sc, Veterinary Microbiology, A.N.G. Ranga Agricultural University,
B.V.Sc, DVM equivalent, Madras Veterinary College, India, 2000
Biopsy and necropsy services to the clients of WADDL; Provide telephone
consultation to veterinary practitioners on disease diagnosis
VM 535 Veterinary Virology
VPa 542 Advanced Diagnostic Pathology
VPa 592 Anatomic Pathology Seminar
VM 656 Diagnostic Block
Veterinary Pathology and Microbiology Resident Training
Infectious diseases of animals and birds; Comparative pathology of
domestic and laboratory animal species; Dermatopathology; Neuropathology;
Small C.M, Ajithdoss D. K, Rodrigues Hoffmann. A, Mwangi.
W and Esteve-Gassent. MD. 2014. Immunization with a Borrelia burgdorferi
BB0172-Derived Peptide Protects Mice against Lyme Disease. PLoS One.
9(2):e88245. PMID: 24505447.
W. Corapi, D. K. Ajithdoss, K. Spaulding, and K.
Snowden. 2011. Multi-organ involvement of Heterobilharzia americana
infection in a dog presented for systemic mineralization. Journal of
Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation. 23 (4): 836-831. PMID: 21908333.
D. K. Ajithdoss, K. Trainor, K. D. Synder, C. H.
Bridges, I.M. Langohr, M.Kiupel and B. F. Porter. 2011. Coccidioidomycosis
presenting as a heart base neoplasm in two dogs. Journal of Comparative
Pathology. 145(2-3):132-7. PMID: 21334001.
Tran QT, Gomez G, Khare S, Lawhon SD, Raffatellu M, B�umler AJ,
Ajithdoss D, Dhavala S, Adams LG. 2010. The Salmonella enterica
serotype Typhi Vi capsular antigen is expressed after entering the ileal
mucosa. Infection and Immunity. 78 (1): 527-535. PMID: 19901065.
D. K. Ajithdoss, B.F. Porter, D.V. Calise, M.C. Libal,
and J.F. Edwards. 2009. Septicemia in a neonatal calf associated with
Chromobacterium violaceum. Veterinary Pathology. 46 (1): 71-74. PMID:
D. K. Ajithdoss, S. M. Reddy, P.F. Suchodolski, L. F.
Lee, H. J. Kung and B. Lupiani. 2009. In vitro characterization of the Meq
proteins of Marek’s disease virus vaccine strain CVI988. Virus Research. 142
(1-2): 57-67. PMID: 19189855.
P.F. Suchodolski, Y. Izumiya, B. Lupiani, D.K. Ajithdoss,
O. Gilad, L.F. Lee, H.J. Kung, and S. M. Reddy. 2009. Homodimerization of
Marek's disease virus-encoded Meq protein is not sufficient for
transformation of lymphocytes in chickens. Journal of Virology. 83 (2):
859-869. PMID: 1897127.