The Department of Pathobiology at Texas A&M University is
one of the largest and most active in the country. The Department
offers programs of graduate instruction, residencies and research
leading to the degrees of Master of Science and Doctor of
These degree programs provide the opportunity for course work of
suitable breadth and depth within the major and supporting fields
in conjunction with research experience in an area of interest.
Research projects are designed to prepare doctoral students to
perform independently in preparation for their future role as
leaders and teachers in academic and industrial research and
A major strength of the department is the number of diverse yet
overlapping research programs in host/pathogen
interactions and genetics of disease susceptibility and resistance.
The graduate faculty are usually associated with more than one
program, and several are also members of intercollegiate programs
in Genetics , Virology and in Toxicology .
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students information and research areas in the Department of
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