Professor (not taking graduate students)
PhD, New York University
MS, New York University
BA, New York University
Immune response to infection, immunotherapy, tumor metastasis, neuroimmune communication, stress and immune dysfunction
Courses Regularly Taught
Elements of Biology, Immunology, Biology of Cancer
Kohl, S., Loos, L.S., Drath, D.B. and Cox, P. 1989, Interleukin-2 protects neonatal mice from lethal Herpes simplex virus infection: A macrophage-mediated, gamma interferon-induced mechanism. J. Infect. Dis., 159:239-247.
Roughneen, P.T., Drath, D.B., Kulkarni, A.D., Kumar, S.C., Andrassy, R.J. and Rowlands, B.J. 1989, Inflammatory cell function in young rodents with experimental cholestasis: Investigations of functional deficits, their etiology, and their reversibility. J. Ped Surg., 24:668-673.
Dafny, N, Dougherty, P.M., and Drath, D.B. 1990, Immunosuppressive agents modulate the severity of opiate withdrawal. National Institute of Drug Abuse Research Monograph Series 105A, Problems on Drug Dependence. pp. 553-555.
Drath, D.B., Do, C., Burd, T., and Hong, L.L. 1994, Activation of a distinct subpopulation of pulmonary macrophages following exposure to biological response modifiers. Immunol. Invest. 23:115-127.
Chang, W., Yeh, E., and Drath, D.B. 1995, Innate immune properties of the immortalized macrophage cell line I-9.5. In Vitro Cell. Dev. Biol. 31A: 67-70.