Saverio “Buddy” Capuano

Associate Director of Animal Services / Attending Veterinarian


Saverio Capuano Animal Services

Contact Information:

  • (608) 263-3571

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Aligned research focus:

Oversees the five Animal Services units at the WNPRC: Veterinary Services, Colony Management, Compliance & Training, Behavioral Management, and Pathology.

Selected references:

Lin PL, Myers A, Smith L, Bigbee C, Bigbee M, Fuhrman C, Grieser H, Chiosea I, Voitenek NN, Capuano SV, Klein E, Flynn JL. Tumor necrosis factor neutralization results in disseminated disease in acute and latent Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection with normal granuloma structure in a cynomolgus macaque model. Arthritis Rheum. 2010 Feb;62(2):340-50.

Bonaldo MC, Martins MA, Rudersdorf R, Mudd PA, Sacha JB, Piaskowski SM, Costa Neves PC, Veloso de Santana MG, Vojnov L, Capuano S 3rd, Rakasz EG, Wilson NA, Fulkerson J, Sadoff JC, Watkins DI, Galler R. Recombinant yellow fever vaccine virus 17D expressing simian immunodeficiency virus SIVmac239 gag induces SIV-specific CD8+ T-cell responses in rhesus macaques. J Virol. 2010 Apr;84(7):3699-706. Epub 2010 Jan 20.

Lin PL, Rodgers M, Smith L, Bigbee M, Myers A, Bigbee C, Chiosea I, Capuano SV, Fuhrman C, Klein E, Flynn JL. Quantitative comparison of active and latent tuberculosis in the cynomolgus macaque model. Infect Immun. 2009 Oct;77(10):4631-42. Epub 2009 Jul 20.