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Edmund K. LeGrand

Adjunct Professor of Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences, University of Tennessee

Comparative pathologist with a long-standing interest in applying evolutionary principles to biomedical issues, notably apoptosis, genetic conflict, and host-pathogen interactions. Published several theoretical papers on each of these subjects. Special interest in understanding the seemingly harmful aspects of the acute-phase response such as fever, anorexia, and cachexia.


  • –present
    Adjunct Professor, Department of Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tennessee


  • 1985 
    University of California, Davis, Comparative Pathology