Jayme Looper

Jayme Looper

Professor of Veterinary Radiation Oncology

Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences

LSU School of Veterinary Medicine
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803




DVM, Louisiana State University, 1997

BS, Texas A&M University, 1993


Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Radiology (Radiation Oncology)

Research Interest

Clinical applications of radiotherapy in small animal oncology 

Teaching Interest

Clinical techniques in the diagnosis and management of small animal oncology patients, electronic medical records systems, and client communication

Clinical Interest

Stereotactic radiotherapy, palliative radiotherapy

Awards & Honors

2021, Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll

2020, Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll

2020, VTH Service of the Year Award

2019, Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll

2018, Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll

2017, Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll 


Everything You Wanted To Know About Space Radiation But Were Afraid To Ask, Chancellor, Jeffrey; Nowadly, Craig; Williams, Jacqueline; Aunon-Chancellor, Serena; Chesal, Megan; Looper, Jayme; Newhauser, Wayne, 2021, Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part C , Volume: 39, Number: 2, Pages: 113-128

Elevated serum substance P during simian varicella virus infection in rhesus macaques: implications for chronic inflammation and adverse cerebrovascular events, Bubak, Andrew; Traina-Dorge, Vicki; Como, Christina ; Feia, Brittany; Pearce, Catherine; Doyle-Meyers, Laura; Das, Arpita; Looper, Jayme; Mahaligam, Ravi; Nagel, Maria, 2020, Journal of Neurovirology , Number: 26, Pages: 945-951

Tristetraprolin Overexpression in Non-hematopoietic Cells Protects Against Acute Lung Injury in Mice., Choudhary, I; Vo, T; Bathula, C; Lamichhane, R; Lewis, B; Looper, Jayme; Jeyaseelan, Samithamby; Blackshear, P; Saini, Yogesh; Patial, Sonika, 2020, Frontiers in immunology , Volume: 11, Pages: 2164

Response and outcome of radiation therapy in macroscopic canine plasma cell tumors, Elliot, James; Looper, Jayme; Keyerleber, Michelle; Turek, Michelle; Blackwood, Laura; Henry, Joshua; Geiger, Tracy , 2020, Veterinary and Comparative Oncology , Pages: 9

Multimodality Treatment Including Oncept for Canine Oral Melanoma: A Retrospective Analysis of 131 Dogs, Turek, Michelle; Ladue, Tracy ; Looper, Jayme; Nagata, Koichi; Shiomitsu, Kejiro; Keyerleber, Michele; Buchholz, Julia; Geiger, Tracy; Hetzel, Scott, 2020, Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound

Treatment of exuberant granulation tissue in an umbrella cockatoo (Cacatua alba) with strontium radiation, Rockwell, Kelly; Looper, Jayme; Boudreaux, Bonnie; Tully, Thomas, 2020, Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery, Volume: 34, Number: 1, Pages: 78-82

What is your diagnosis: protozoal pneumonia in a dog, Pesses, Nancy; Stewart, Mathew; Looper, Jayme; Fout, Lauren; Sasaki, Emi; Wilson, Leslie, 2020, Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association , Volume: 256, Number: 5, Pages: 545-547

Computed Tomography Characteristics of Nasal Chondrosarcoma in 12 Dogs, Jania, Rachel; Boudreaux, Bonnie; Langohr, Ingeborg; Looper, Jayme; Rademacher, Nathalie, 2019, Journal of Small Animal Practice , Volume: 60, Number: 11, Pages: 678-682

Canine Myxosarcomas, a Retrospective Analysis of 32 Dogs (2003-2018), Iwaki, Yoshimi; Lindley, Stephanie; Smith, Annette; Curran, Kaitlin; Looper, Jayme, 2019, BMC Veterinary Research

Synergistic and targeted therapy with a procaspase-3 activator and temozolomide extends survival in glioma rodent models and is feasible for the treatment of canine malignant glioma patients., Joshi, Avadhut; Botham, Rachel; Schlein, Lisa; Roth, Howard; Mongraviti, Antonella; Borodovsy, Alexandra; Tyler, Betty; Joslyn, Steve; Looper, Jayme; Podell, Michael; Fan, Timothy; Hergenrother, Paul; Riggins, Gregory, 2017, Oncotarget 

Grant Funding

Effect of amantadine on quality of life in chronic feline cancer pain, International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management, $5,000.00

Examining the Efficacy of CM101 as a Primary and/or Adjuvant Agent in the Treatment of Canine Solid Tumors, Pilot Study, Tumor End, $137,160.00

Sodium Channel Blockade with Electromagnetic Stimulation for Cancer Therapy: A Safety Study in Dogs and Cats, Oleander Medical Technologies, $38,881.00

A multicenter VRTOG study examining the efficacy of toceranib phosphate (PALLADIA) as a primary and/or adjuvant agent in the treatment of canine nasal carcinoma, Zoetis