Domenico Santoro

Domenico Santoro

Assistant Professor, Dermatology

Department: Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Business Phone: (352) 392-2235
Business Email: dsantoro@ufl.edu

Accomplishments

Brasley Fellowship Award
2010-2013 · University of Illinois
Best clinical research presentation
2010 · Phi Zeta Research day

Board Certifications

  • Veterinary Clinical Microbiology and Immunology
    American College of Veterinary Microbiologists (bacteriology/mycology & immunology)
  • Veterinary Dermatology
    American College of Veterinary Dermatology
  • Veterinary Dermatology
    European College of Veterinary Dermatology

Research Profile

Skin barrier defects in the pathogenesis of atopic dermatitis, alternative treatments for atopic dermatitis, immunology, pathogenesis and treatment of canine leishmaniosis.

Publications

2019 Comparative immunology, microbiology and infectious diseases
2019 The Veterinary clinics of North America. Small animal practice
2008 The Canadian veterinary journal = La revue veterinaire canadienne

Grants

Sep 2020 ACTIVE
Investigation on the in vitro effects of resveratrol on canine peripheral blood mononuclear cells harvested from healthy and atopic dogs
WESTIE FOUNDATION OF AMERICA · Principal Investigator
Aug 2020 ACTIVE
Effect(s) of atopic dermatitis-associated cytokines on Staphylococcus pseudintermedius: an in vitro and ex vivo study
AMER KENNEL CLUB CANINE HLTH FOU · Principal Investigator
May 2020 ACTIVE
Investigation on the molecular crosstalk between canine atopic skin and microbes: unraveling potential pathomechanisms for chronic recurrent skin infections.
AMER KENNEL CLUB CANINE HLTH FOU · Principal Investigator
Jan 2020 ACTIVE
Ultrastructural evaluation on the alterations of host defense peptide secretion present in the canine atopic skin: a correlative light and electron microscopy study
EUROPEAN SOC OF VETERINARY DERMATOLOGY · Principal Investigator
May 2019 ACTIVE
Investigation on the effects of Linkskin? spray on the cutaneous microbiome in canine atopic dermatitis
DRN SRL · Principal Investigator
Feb 2019 ACTIVE
Evaluation of the serum and cutaneous levels of chemokines (CCL17, CCL22, CCL27, and CCL28) in atopic dogs and their correlation with severity of canine atopic dermatitis
AMER KENNEL CLUB · Principal Investigator
Nov 2018 ACTIVE
Effects of the New Epiotic on bacterial load and antimicrobial peptides secretion in the ears of atopic dogs: a double blinded, randomized, placebo controlled study
VIRBAC · Principal Investigator
Jun 2018 – May 2019
Anti-inflammatory and cytotoxicity study of nanoparticles with and without copper
EARTH SCIENCE LABORATORIES · Principal Investigator
May 2018 – Oct 2019
In vitro efficacy of nano-sulfur against planktonic and biofilm state of resistant bacteria
AMER KENNEL CLUB CANINE HLTH FOU · Principal Investigator
Aug 2017 – Oct 2019
Pilot Study: in vitro efficacy of KETOCHLOR ingredients against different bacterial and fungal strains.
VIRBAC · Principal Investigator
Dec 2015 – Dec 2017
Resveratrol: the new age of treating atopic dermatitis
UF FOU · Principal Investigator
Jul 2015 – Jun 2017
Is defective secretion of antimicrobial peptides
AMER KENNEL CLUB CANINE HLTH FOU · Principal Investigator
May 2015 – Nov 2017
Is defective secretion of antimicrobial peptides
UF FOU · Principal Investigator

Education

Doctor of Philosophy In Veterinary Medical Sciences
2013 · University of Illinois at Urbana-Campaign
Veterinary Dermatology Residency
2010 · University of Illinois at Urbana-Campaign
Master of Science in Veterinary Medical Sciences
2010 · University of Illinois at Urbana-Campaign
Veterinary Dermatology Internship
2007 · North Carolina State University
Research Doctorate
2006 · University of Naples "Federico II"
Doctor in Veterinary Medicine
2001 · University of Naples "Federico II"

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 392-2235
Emails:
Business:
dsantoro@ufl.edu

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