Dr. Steve Pruett

Dr. Steve Pruett

Title:

  • Interim Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies

Contacts:

sbp7@msstate.edu
Office: (662) 325-1205
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Overview

Summary:

Dr. Pruett's research has been supported for 30 years by nationally competitive grants, mostly from the National Institutes of Health. He has served as major professor for 24 graduate students. He has published 125 peer-reviewed papers. He has served on more than 30 NIH grant review panels and on the editorial board for several journals including the Journal of Immunology and Toxicological Sciences.

Education:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Immunology, LSU Health Shreveport, 1980
  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Microbiology, Northwestern State University of Louisiana, 1976

Research interests:

Innate Immunity and Inflammation
Anti-fungal Drugs
Toll-Like Receptors
Effects of Drugs, Chemicals, and Stressors on the Immune System
Immunotoxicology
Sepsis

Biography

Dr. Pruett's research has been supported for 30 years by nationally competitive grants, mostly from the National Institutes of Health. He has served as major professor for 24 graduate students. He has published 125 peer-reviewed papers. He has served on more than 30 NIH grant review panels and on the editorial board for several journals including the Journal of Immunology and Toxicological Sciences.

Publications

Journal Article

Areas of Expertise

Immunology
Infectious diseases
ethanol immuotoxicity
pesticide immunotoxicity