Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
Gillian Beamer

Assistant Professor

Campus Phone:
508-839-7901

Fax:
508-839-7911

Education

  • PhD, The Ohio State University - 2009
  • VMD, University of Pennsylvania - 2000
  • BA, University of Pennsylvania - 1996

Board Certification

  • Diplomate, Veterinary Anatomic Pathology
  • G. Beamer, J. Turner. 2005. Murine models of susceptibility to tuberculosis. Archivum Immunologiae et Therapiae Experimentalis. 53(6):469-483.
  • G. Beamer, D. Flaherty, B. Vesosky, J. Turner. 2008. Peripheral blood interferon-gamma release assays predict lung responses and Mycobacterium tuberculosis disease outcome in mice. Clinical and Vaccine Immunology. 15(3):474-83.
  • G. Beamer, D. Flaherty, B. Assogba, P. Stromberg, M. Gonzalez-Juarrero, R. de Waal Malefyt, B. Vesosky, J. Turner. 2008. Interleukin-10 promotes Mycobacterium tuberculosis disease progression in CBA/J mice. Journal of Immunology. 181(8):5545-50.
  • B. Vesosky, E. K. Rottinghaus, P. Stromberg, J. Turner, G. Beamer. 2010. CCL5 promotes early protection against Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 87(6):1153-65.

General Research Interests

  • Tuberculosis

Selected Research Projects

  • Tuberculosis host immunity and disease progression.
Laboratory Personnel
  • Samuel Major, Sr. Research Technician