Cathryn Caudill, PhD

Professor of Pathology

  • Office: Coal Building, 817
  • Telephone: (606) 218-5431
  • E-mail:

Pathology I
Pathology II
Osteopathic Patient Care II

BA, Teaching Biology and a minor in Music, Transylvania University
MA, Secondary Education with an emphasis in Biology, Morehead State University
PhD, Plant Pathology, University of Kentucky

Starnes, J.H., Thornbury, D.W., Novikova, O.S., Rehmeyer, C.J., and Farman, M.L. (2012) Telomere-targeted retrotransposons in the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae: agents of telomere instability. Genetics. 191(2): 389-406.

Rehmeyer, Cathryn J.  (2011) Male circumcision and HPV studies reviewed by infection stage and virus type.  Journal of the American Osteopathic Association. 2011;111(3 suppl 2):S11-S18.

Rehmeyer, C.J., W. Li, Kusaba, M. and M.L. Farman. (2009) The telomere-linked helicase (TLH) gene family in Magnaporthe oryzae: revised gene structure reveals a novel TLH-specific motif. Current Genetics. 55(3): 253-62.

Rehmeyer, C.J., W. Li, and M.L. Farman (2006) Organization of chromosome ends in the rice blast fungus, Magnaporthe oryzae. Nucleic Acids Research. 34 (17): 4685-701.

Dean, R.A., Talbot, N.J., Ebbole, D.J., Farman, M.L., Mitchell, T., Orbach, M.J., Thon, M., Kulkarni, R., Xu, J., Pan, H., Read, N.D., Lee, Y., Carbone, I., Brown, D., Soanes, D.M., Djonovic, S., Kolomiets, E., Rehmeyer, C.J., Li, W., Harding, M., Kim, S., Lebrun, M., Bohnert, H., Butler, J., Calvo, S., Ma, L., Nicol, R., Purcell, S., Nusbaum, C., Galagan, J.E., and Birren, B.W. (2005) Analysis of the genome sequence of the plant pathogenic fungus Magnaporthe grisea, the causal agent of rice blast disease. Nature. 434 (7036): 980-6.