Mason Shipley

Credentials: Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Cellular and Molecular Pathology Program
(School of Medicine and Public Health)

Position title: Graduate student


Advisor: Donna Neumann, PhD

Keywords: HSV-1, molecular virology, ocular pathogenesis

BS 2020, (1) Biochemistry, (2) Microbiology, (3) Molecular Biology and Biotechnologies, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID

Mason Shipley’s interests are in how the herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV-1) mechanistically reactivates after latent
infection, and how HSV-1 reactivation events affect neuronal damage and keratitis symptoms. Shipley has experience mouse models following lytic infections via corneal epithelium inoculations.

Neumann Lab