Ingeborg Langohr

Ingeborg Langohr

Professor of Veterinary Pathology

Department of Pathobiological Sciences

LSU School of Veterinary Medicine
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803



PhD, Purdue University

MS, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria (Brazil)

DVM, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria (Brazil)

BS, Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana (Brazil)


Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathologists

Research Interest

Development of animal models for human cancer and the pathogenesis of infectious diseases, particularly the inflammatory response in neoplastic and infectious diseases,using techniques such as in-situ hybridization and immunohistochemistry. Ocular pathology is an additional area of interest.

Teaching Interest

General and Systemic Pathology of veterinary and graduate students; Specialty board certification training of anatomic pathology residents.

Clinical Interest

Comparative pathology; Ocular pathology

Awards & Honors

2015-2021, Dean’s Teacher Merit Honor Roll

2007, Bilsland Dissertation Fellowship, Purdue University

2007, Dennis Sikes Scholarship in Experimental Pathology, Purdue University

2007, North Central Conference of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians’ Graduate Research Award

2006, ACVP Graduate Student Travel Award

2006, ACVPYoung Investigator Award (second place in the Diagnostic Pathology Specialty Group)

2005, Lynn Doctoral Fellowship Award, Purdue University

2004, C.L. Davis Foundation Scholarship in Veterinary Pathology

2002, North Central Conference of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians’ Graduate Student Presentation Award (first place)

1997-2001, Brazilian Council for Research and Technology [CNPq] Scholarship 


Johnston AN, Batts TL, Langohr IM, Moeller C, Liu CC, Sones JL. The BPH/5 Mouse Model of Superimposed Preeclampsia Is Not a Model of HELLP Syndrome. Biology (Basel). 2021 Nov 14;10(11):1179. doi: 10.3390/biology10111179. 

de Cecco BS, Carossino M, Del Piero F, Wakamatsu N, Mitchell MS, Fowlkes NW, Langohr IM. Meningoencephalomyelitis in domestic cats: 3 cases of Pasteurella multocida infection and literature review. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2021 Nov;33(6):1156-1162. doi: 10.1177/10406387211034484. Epub 2021 Jul 23. 

Alling CR, Liu CC, Langohr IM, Haque M, Carter RT, Baker RE, Lewin AC. Assessment of Cidofovir for Treatment of Ocular Bovine Herpesvirus-1 Infection in Cattle Using an Ex-Vivo Model. Viruses. 2021 Oct 18;13(10):2102. doi: 10.3390/v13102102.

Zunica ERM, Axelrod CL, Cho E, Spielmann G, Davuluri G, Alexopoulos SJ, Beretta M, Hoehn KL, Dantas WS, Stadler K, King WT, Pergola K, Irving BA, Langohr IM, Yang S, Hoppel CL, Gilmore LA, Kirwan JP. Breast cancer growth and proliferation is suppressed by the mitochondrial targeted furazano[3,4-b]pyrazine BAM15. Cancer Metab. 2021 Oct 9;9(1):36. doi: 10.1186/s40170-021-00274-5.

Burke TP, Engström P, Tran CJ, Langohr IM, Glasner DR, Espinosa DA, Harris E, Welch MD. Interferon receptor-deficient mice are susceptible to eschar-associated rickettsiosis. Elife. 2021 Aug 23;10:e67029. doi: 10.7554/eLife.67029. 

Capistrano da Silva E, Carossino M, Smith-Fleming KM, Langohr IM, Martins BDC. Determining the efficacy of the bovine amniotic membrane homogenate during the healing process in rabbits' ex vivo corneas. Vet Ophthalmol. 2021 Jul;24(4):380-390. doi: 10.1111/vop.12917. Epub 2021 Aug 17.

Schlueter AH, Dehghanpir SD, Boudreaux B, Robinson C, Menk P Lima JC, Langohr IM. Feline mesothelioma: case report and review of cytologic, immunocytochemical, histopathologic, and immunohistochemical findings. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2021 Jul;33(4):753-757. doi: 10.1177/10406387211017489. Epub 2021 May 28.

Hawke JP, Daniel R, Strother K, Sokolova Y, Elliott J, Carossino M, Langohr I, Del Piero F, López-Porras A, Heckman TI, Soto E, Griffin MJ. Streptococcus dysgalactiae: A Pathogen of Feral Populations of Silver Carp from a Fish Kill Event. J Aquat Anim Health. 2021 Jun 29. doi: 10.1002/aah.10138.

Carossino M, Bauer R, Mitchell MA, Cummings CO, Stöhr AC, Wakamatsu N, Harper K, Langohr IM, Schultz K, Mitchell MS, Howe DK, Balasuriya UBR. Pathologic and immunohistochemical findings in an outbreak of systemic toxoplasmosis in a mob of red kangaroos. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2021 May;33(3):554-565. doi: 10.1177/10406387211001869. Epub 2021 Mar 19.

Axelrod CL, King WT, Davuluri G, Noland RC, Hall J, Hull M, Dantas WS, Zunica ER, Alexopoulos SJ, Hoehn KL, Langohr I, Stadler K, Doyle H, Schmidt E, Nieuwoudt S, Fitzgerald K, Pergola K, Fujioka H, Mey JT, Fealy C, Mulya A, Beyl R, Hoppel CL, Kirwan JP. BAM15-mediated mitochondrial uncoupling protects against obesity and improves glycemic control. EMBO Mol Med. 2020 Jul 7;12(7):e12088. doi: 10.15252/emmm.202012088. Epub 2020 Jun 10.

Grant Funding

Francis J (PI). Center for Pre-Clinical Cancer Research (Cancer COBRE), National Institutes of Health - NIH, $11,192,691.00, 2021-2026

Johnston A (PI). The preeclampsia-like BPH/5 mouse: A murine model of preeclampsia induced liver dysfunction?, LSU SVM VCS Competitive Organized Research Program (CORP), $4,000.00, 2019-2020

Carter RT (PI). Evaluation of the in vitro effect of nanoparticles on equine corneal explants, Charles V. Cusimano EHSP grant, $4,513, 2019-2020

Malone Jr. JB (PI). GeoHealth: A surveillance and response system resource for vector borne disease in the Americas, LSU International Programs: LSU International Conference/Symposium Grant, $6,000.00, 2017-2018