Funding sources

We are grateful for the support and funding from the following agencies and organizations.

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Global Alliance to Prevent Prematurity and Stillbirth

Merial Veterinary Scholars Program

Michigan State University Foundation

National Institute of Health

USDA (Grant No. 2011-67005-30004)

Michigan State University:


Comparative Medicine and Integrative Biology

Enteric Research Investigational Network Cooperative Research Center

Graduate School

College of Human Medicine

Center for Microbial Pathogenesis

Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

College of Natural Science

College of Veterinary Medicine