James T. Culbertson

James T. Culbertson

Fellow: Awarded 1936
Field of Study: Molecular and Cellular Biology
Fellow: Awarded 1946
Field of Study: Molecular and Cellular Biology

Competition: US & Canada

Columbia University

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1935–36:

CULBERTSON, JAMES THOMAS:  Appointed for studies of humoral and cellular immunological phenomena in the mechanism underlying the immunity against parasitic diseases, particularly the protozoan and helminthic infestations of man, chiefly at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; tenure, six months from April 1, 1936.

Born May 24, 1904, at Dayton, Kentucky. Education: Kenyon college, 1922–24; College of William and Mary, B.S., 1926; Cornell University, M.A., 1930; Columbia University, Ph.D., 1933.

Instructor in Bacteriology and Parasitology, 1930–31, New York Homeopathic Medical College; Instructor in Bacteriology, 1931—, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University.

Publications: Articles in Journal of Immunology, American Journal of Physiology, American Journal of Hygiene, Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine. Contributor to Agents of Disease and Host Resistance, 1935.

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