Professional Profile

Zuckermann, Federico A

Professor, Pathobiology
College of Veterinary Medicine
2001 South Lincoln Avenue
2834 Vet Med Basic Sciences Bldg.
M/C 002
Urbana, IL  61801


  • PhD., University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, 1986
  • DVM, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico, 1980
  • BSc, Mixcoac College Mexico City, Mexico, 1974


show listSelected Publications

  • Calzada-Nova, G, Schnitzlein, W, Husmann R, Zuckermann, FA , Characterization of the cytokine and maturation responses of pure populations of porcine plasmacytoid dendritic cells to porcine viruses and toll-like receptor agonists. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 135(1-2):20-33, 2010.
  • Lawson S, Lunney J, Zuckermann, F, Osorio F, Nelson E, Welbon E, Clement T, Fang Y, Wong S, Kulas K, Christopher-Hennings J, Development of an 8-plex Luminex assay to detect swine cytokines for vaccine development: Assessment of immunity after porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) vaccination. Vaccine 28: 5356-5364, 2010.
  • Vashisht K, Goldberg TL, Husmann RJ, Schnitzlein W, Zuckermann FA, Identification of immunodominant T-cell epitopes present in glycoprotein 5 of the North American genotype of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus. Vaccine. 26:4747-53, 2008.

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