Clinical Pathology Team

Kelly Santangelo

Dr. Kelly Santangelo DVM, PhD, DACVP

Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology
Office: 216 Pathology
Phone: (970) 491-5015


The Ohio State University : Residency in Clinical Pathology : 2012

The Ohio State University : PhD : 2011

Cornell University : DVM : 2004

Rochester Institute of Technology : BS : 2000


Ng VY, Jump SJ, Santangelo KS, Russell DS, Bertone AL. Genetic engineering of juvenile human chondrocytes improves scaffold-free mosaic neocartilage grafts. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2013 Jan;471(1):26-38.

Santangelo KS, Nuovo GJ, Bertone AL. In vivo reduction or blockade of interleukin-1ß in primary osteoarthritis influences expression of mediators implicated in pathogenesis. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2012 Dec;20(12):1610-8.

Santangelo KS, Bertone AL. Effective reduction of the interleukin-1ß transcript in osteoarthritis-prone guinea pig chondrocytes via short hairpin RNA mediated RNA interference influences gene expression of mediators implicated in disease pathogenesis. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2011 Dec;19(12): 1449-57.

SE Henderson, Santangelo KS, Bertone AL. Chondrogenic effects of exogenous retinoic acid and a retinoic acid antagonist (LE135) on chondrocytes and bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cells in vitro. Am J Vet Res. 2011 Jul;72(7):884-92.

Dougherty SS, Santangelo KS, Bertone AL. Evaluation of two transfection reagents to deliver small interfering RNA molecules to equine and guinea pig cartilage in vitro. Am J Vet Res. 2011 Jun;72(6):813-9.

Santangelo KS, Pieczarka EM, Nuovo GJ, Dyce J, Weisbrode SE, Bertone AL. Temporal expression and tissue distribution of interleukin-1ß in two strains of guinea pigs with varying propensity for spontaneous knee osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2011 Apr;19(4):439-48.

Santangelo KS, Baker SA, Nuovo GJ, Dyce J, Bartlett JS, Bertone AL. Distribution of adenovirus (Ad) and adeno-associated virus serotype 2 (AAV2) vectors within full-thickness osteoarthritic and unaffected cartilage. J Orthop Res. 2010 Feb;28(2):149-55.

Murray SJ, Santangelo KS, Bertone AL. Early cellular influence of BMP12 compared to BMP2 on equine superficial digital flexor fibroblast-like tendon cells and bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cells in vitro. Am J Vet Res. 2010 Jan;71(1):103-114.

Santangelo KS, Johnson AL, Ruppert AS, Bertone AL. Effects of hyaluronan treatment on lipopolysaccharide-challenged fibroblast-like synovial cells. Arthritis Res Ther. 2007;9(1):R1.

Schnabel LV, Mohammed HO, Miller BJ, McDermott WG, Jacobson MS, Santangelo KS, Fortier LA. Platelet rich plasma (PRP) enhances anabolic gene expression patterns in flexor digitorum superficialis tendons. J Orthop Res. 2007 Feb;25(2):230-40.

Pub Med for Santangelo KS

Clinical Pathology Residency and MS/PhD Program