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Robert Eversole

Robert Eversole
Master Faculty Specialist
Director of the Biological Imaging Center

Office phone:(269)387-5640
Fax :(269)387-5609

Office: 2452 Haenicke, Mail Stop 5410

Mailing Address
Department of Biological Sciences
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5410 USA

Research interests

Dr. Eversole's main research is in the cellular pathology associated with the mammalian immune response to helminth parasites. The laboratory is currently interested in eosinophil involvement in intestinal Peyer’s patches in regard to antigen presentation and nematode rejection. In addition, it is involved in both the Mectizan Donation Program for Lymphatic Filariasis Elimination for Africa and the Onchocerciasis Elimination Program for the Americas. The role will include providing a pathology database for human tissues gathered in order to monitor drug efficacy in these important worldwide disease elimination programs. He uses techniques such as transmission electron microscopy, laser scanning confocal microscopy, immunocytochemistry, immunohistochemistry, compartment-specific fluorescent probes, autoradiography and Histology.