Researcher: Douglas DeBoer

Areas of Research Expertise
  • Allergy and staphylococcal skin infection
  • Diagnostic tests for allergy
  • New treatments for allergy
  • Relationship between staphylococcal infection and allergy
  • Ways to help manage recurrent staphylcoccal skin infection in allergic dogs
  • Diagnosis and treatment of skin diseases in dogs and cats
  • Allergic skin disease in dogs and cats
  • Recurrent bacterial skin infections
Web Site Douglas DeBoer's School of Veterinary Medicine Website
Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Current/Active Funding
  • Delmont Laboratories Inc, 2013-2099, Evaluation of a novel staphylococcal lysate for management of recurrent superficial pyoderma in dogs
Issued Patent(s)
USPTO Published Applications
Recent Publication(s)
  • Clinical and immunological responses of dust mite sensitive, atopic dogs to treatment with sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT). DeBoer DJ, Verbrugge M, Morris M. Vet Dermatol. 2016 Apr;27(2):82-e24. doi: 10.1111/vde.12284. Epub 2016 Jan 8.

  • Treatment of canine atopic dermatitis: 2015 updated guidelines from the International Committee on Allergic Diseases of Animals (ICADA). Olivry T, DeBoer DJ, Favrot C, Jackson HA, Mueller RS, Nuttall T, Prélaud P; International Committee on Allergic Diseases of Animals. BMC Vet Res. 2015 Aug 16;11:210. doi: 10.1186/s12917-015-0514-6.

  • Comparison of the results of intradermal test reactivity and serum allergen-specific IgE measurement for Malassezia pachydermatis in atopic dogs. Oldenhoff WE, Frank GR, DeBoer DJ. Vet Dermatol. 2014 Dec;25(6):507-11, e84-5. doi: 10.1111/vde.12159. Epub 2014 Aug 6.

  • Ciclosporin in canine dermatology: a decade of comfort. DeBoer DJ. Vet Rec. 2014 Mar;174 Suppl 2:1-2. doi: 10.1136/vr.g2152. No abstract available.
Recent Artistic Works
  • School of Veterinary Medicine, Azabu University, Veterinary Microbiology
  • College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Clinical Sciences and Center for Comparative Medicine and Translational Research
  • Greer Laboratories, Inc
Research Tools
Research Facilities
E-mail Address [email protected]
Phone Number 608-263-8399
Current University UW–Madison
Department School of Veterinary Medicine
Title Professor
Other Appointments
Address Line 1 3156 Veterinary Medicine
Address Line 2 2015 Linden Drive
City Madison
State WI
Zip Code 53706
Bachelor's Degree B.S., University of California-Davis, 1977
Master's Degree
Other Degrees D.V.M., University of California-Davis, 1981
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