Katherine Gibson-Corley, DVM, PhD


Director, Histology Research Laboratory
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Contact Information

Primary Office: 1167 Medical Laboratories
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-384-4430

Web: Division of Comparative Pathology


BA, Biology and Molecular Biology (cum laude), St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN
DVM, Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine
PhD, Veterinary Pathology, Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine

Residency, Department of Veterinary Pathology, Iowa State University

Licensure and Certifications

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathologists (Anatomic)

Research Summary

Interests: Animal models, Comparative pathology, Rodent pathology, Neuropathology, Adaptive immunity, Infectious diseases, Immunoparasitology.

Selected Publications

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Zhou B, Gibson-Corley K, Herndon M, Sun Y, Gustafson-Wagner E, Teoh-Fitzgerald M, Domann F, Henry M, Stipp C.  Integrin α3β1 can function to promote spontaneous metastasis and lung colonization of invasive breast carcinoma.  Molecular cancer research .  2014. 12(1):143-154.

Gibson-Corley K, Flouty O, Oya H, Gillies G, Howard M.  Postsurgical Pathologies Associated with Intradural Electrical Stimulation in the Central Nervous System: Design Implications for a New Clinical Device.  BioMed Research International [epub ahead of print].  2014. 

Gregory N, Gibson-Corley K, Frey-Law L, Sluka K.  Fatigue-enhanced hyperalgesia in response to muscle insult: induction and development occur in a sex-dependent manner.  Pain.  2013. 154(12):2668-76.

Whittier K, Boese E, Gibson-Corley K, Kirby P, Darbro B, Qian Q, Ingram W, Robertson T, Remke M, Taylor M, O'Dorisio M.  G-protein coupled receptor expression patterns delineate medulloblastoma subgroups.  Acta Neuropathologica Communications .  2013. 1(1):66.

Flouty O, Oya H, Kawasaki H, Reddy C, Fredericks D, Gibson-Corley K, Jeffery N, Gillies G, Howard M.  Intracranial somatosensory responses with direct spinal cord stimulation in anesthetized sheep.  PLOS One.  2013. 8(2):e56266.

Gibson-Corley K, Olivier A, Meyerholz D.  Principles for valid histopathologic scoring in research.  Veterinary Pathology.  2013. 50(6):1007-1015.

Simons A, Lu P, Gibson-Corley K, Robinson R, Meyerholz D, Colgan J.  The Justy mutant mouse strain produces a spontaneous murine model of salivary gland cancer with myoepithelial and basal cell differentiation.  Laboratory Investigation.  2013. 93(6):711-719.

Gibson-Corley K, Oya H, Flouty O, Fredericks D, Jeffery N, Gillies G, Howard M.  Ovine tests of a novel spinal cord neuromodulator and dentate ligament fixation method.  Journal of Investigative Surgery.  2012. 25(6):366-374.

Gibson-Corley K, Boggiatto P, Bockenstedt M, Petersen C, Waldschmidt T, Jones D.  Promotion of a functional B cell germinal center response after Leishmania species co-infection is associated with lesion resolution.  The American journal of pathology.  2012. 180(5):2009-17.

Gibson-Corley K, Hochstedler C, Sturm M, Rogers J, Olivier A, Meyerholz D.  Successful Integration of the Histology Core Laboratory in Translational Research.  Journal of Histotechnology.  2012. 35(1):17-21.

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