Katherine Gibson-Corley, DVM, PhD


Director, Comparative Pathology 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, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN
DVM, Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine
PhD, Veterinary Pathology, Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine

Residency, Veterinary Pathology (Anatomic), 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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Gibson-Corley K, Meyerholz D, Engelhardt J.  Pancreatic Pathophysiology in Cystic Fibrosis..  The Journal of pathology.  2015 September 14. 

Santillan M, Pelham C, Ketsawatsomkron P, Santillan D, Davis D, Devor E, Gibson-Corley K, Scroggins S, Grobe J, Yang B, Hunter S, Sigmund C.  Pregnant mice lacking indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase exhibit preeclampsia phenotypes.  Physiological reports.  2015. 3(1):e12257.

Sandgren J, Scroggins S, Santillan D, Devor E, Gibson-Corley K, Pierce G, Sigmund C, Santillan M, Grobe J.  Vasopressin: The Missing Link for Preeclampsia?.  American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology.  2015. 

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, 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.

Gibson-Corley K, Hostetter J, Hostetter S, Mullin K, Ramer-Tait A, Boggiatto P, Petersen C.  Disseminated Leishmania infantum infection in two sibling foxhounds due to possible vertical transmission.  The Canadian veterinary journal.  2008. 49(10):1005-8.

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