Ernest Bailey, PhD

Phone (859) 218-1105

323, Gluck Equine Research Center
Lexington KY 40546-0099


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.

Areas of Interest

Genetics and Genomics