Dr. Scott Pegan, Associate Professor receives grants

Dr. Scott Pegan received a new grant from the National Pork Board-USDA ARS. It is a two-year grant with Dr. Pegan serveing as co-investigator of the study titled “Role of the viral ovarian domain protease in PRRSV pathogenesis.”

Dr. Pegan was also awarded $40,296 from National Institutes of Health for study of the origin of the innate immunity suppression caused by nairovirus’ protease activity.