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William H. Fales
Professor, Veterinary Pathobiology
Leader, Bacteriology/Mycology Section
Clinical Microbiologist, VMDL

  • MS, University of Idaho
  • PhD, University of Idaho
  • Honorary Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Microbiologists

Building Address:  D 123 Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory
Phone Number: 573 884 9259
Email: Falesw@Missouri.edu

Research Emphasis: Diagnostic Veterinary Microbiology, Mycology, Antimicrobial susceptibility testing and resistance, Johne’s Disease, rapid identification methods for Veterinary Pathogenic Organisms.

Teaching Responsibilities: Diagnostic Veterinary Bacteriology and Mycology, Pharmacology of Antimicrobial Agents

Selected Publications (more than 90):

Reilly TJ, Calcutt MJ, Wennerdahl LA, Williams F 3rd, Evans TJ, Ganjam IK, Bowman JW, Fales WH. 2014. Isolation of Aureimonas altamirensis, a Brucella canis-like bacterium, from an edematous canine testicle. J Vet Diagn Invest. 26(6):795-798. PMID: 25292192

Reilly, T.J., M.J. Calcutt, I.K. Ganjam, M. M. Erdman, A.M. Aalsburg, J.F. Blyden and W.H. Fales. 2012. Isolation and Identification of Taylorella asinigenitalis from a Mare in Oklahoma, USA. Clinical Theriogenology 4:163-167.

Spagnoli, S, Reilly, TJ, Calcutt, MJ, Fales, WH, and Kim, DY. 2012. Subcutaneous botryomycosis due to Bibersteinia trehalosi in a Texas Longhorn steer. Vet Pathol. 49(5):775-778.


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