Anna C. Denicol

Anna C. Denico

Anna C. Denicol, DVM, MPVM, PhD
Asistant Professor of Endocrinology

Department of Animal Science
University of California, Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis CA 95616

Phone: +1 352-665-1909
FAX: +1 530-752-0175


D.V.M.: Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, 2003
M.P.V.M.: University of California, Davis, 2009 (Master of Preventive Veterinary Medicine)
Ph.D.: University of Florida, 2014 (Animal Molecular and Cellular Biology)


Reproductive and developmental biology. Paracrine and endocrine regulation of follicle and oocyte development and carry over effects of adverse environments during folliculogenesis on embryonic development. Biology of ovarian oocyte progenitor cells (oogonial stem cells) and their potential to improve and restore female fertility. Application of basic concepts of reproductive biology and assisted reproductive techniques to improve animal and human health and efficiency of agriculture worldwide.

Graduate Groups

Animal Biology

Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Physiology