Emma Borkowski

Emma Borkowski head shot

Assistant Professor

 Office: PAHL 3843
 519-824-4120 Ext. 54637


Research Interests

Veterinary parasitology, particularly parasites of livestock, immune responses to parasites, sustainable parasite control

Current Graduate Students

  • Caitlin Evered - DVSc

Selected Publications

Borkowski, EA, Redman, EM, Chant, R, Avula, J, Menzies, PI, Karrow, NA, Lillie, BN, Sears, W, Gilleard, JS, Peregrine, AS. Comparison of ITS-2 rDNA nemabiome sequencing with morphological identification to quantify gastrointestinal nematode community species composition in small ruminant feces. Vet Parasitol 2020;282, doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2020.109104 

Borkowski, EA, Avula, J, Redman, EM, Sears, W, Lillie, BN, Karrow, NA, Menzies, PI, GIlleard, JS, Peregrine, AS. Correlation of subclinical gastrointestinal nematode parasitism with growth and reproductive performance in ewe lambs in Ontario. Prev Vet Med 2020;185, doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2020.105175.

Borkowski, EA, Avula, J, Karrow, NA, Menzies, PI, Sears, W, Redman, EM, Lillie, BN, Gilleard, JS, Peregrine, AS. Correlation of salivary antibody to carbohydrate larval antigen (CarLA) with health and gastrointestinal nematode parasitism in sheep under Ontario grazing conditions. Vet Parasitol 2020; 283, doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2020.109183.

Dijokaite A, Humbert MV, Borkowski E, La Ragione RM, Chrisodoulides M. Establishing an invertebrate Galleria mellonella greater wax moth larval model of Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection. Virulence 2021;12, 1900-1920

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