Ernest Bailey, PhD

Professional Profile

Immunogenetics and genomics—We are interested in the genetic influences on the innate and adaptive immune systems which protect the horse from infectious diseases. Other interests include the development of the genetic map for horses and investigation of genes involved in the health of the horse such as contracted tendons, extreme lordosis and dwarfism.

Donate to this program


PhD, University of California-Davis (Genetics), 1980

MS, University of California-Davis (Comparative Pathology), 1975

BS, University of California-Davis (Genetics), 1973

Areas of Interest

Genetics and Genomics