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Laegreid, William

Adjunct Professor, Pathobiology
College of Veterinary Medicine
2001 South Lincoln Avenue
2414 Vet Med Basic Sciences Bldg.
M/C 002
Urbana, IL  61802


  • PhD, Washington State University
  • DVM, Washington State University
  • MA, Washington State University


Immunologic Consequences of PRRSV Diversity (Role: Co-PI)

Selected Publications

  • Murdoch BM, Clawson ML, Laegreid WW, Stothard P, Settles M, McKay S, Prasad A, Wang Z, Moore SS, Williams JL. A 2cM resolution genome-wide scan of European Holstein cattle affected by classical BSE. BMC Genetics, 11(1):20, 2010.
  • Clawson ML, Heaton MP, Keele JW, Smith TP, Harhay GP, Richt JA, Laegreid WW. A sequencing strategy for identifying variation throughout the prion gene of BSE-affected cattle. BMC Res Notes. 2008 1:32.
  • Laegreid WW, Clawson ML, Heaton MP, Green BT, O'Rourke KI, Knowles DP. Scrapie resistance in ARQ sheep. J Virol. 2008 82(20):10318-20.
  • Additional Publications

Professional Affiliations

  • Technical Advisor , National Pork Board, Swine Health Committee
  • AAVMC International Affairs Committee