Profiles Fall/Winter 2020 is here!
Read about the latest contributions of our faculty, staff, students, and donors to the advancement of veterinary medicine. Read more
Decoding man’s best friend
Genetic data brings CVM researchers closer to targeted treatments for urinary stones in dogs—and humans. Read more
Recognizing US antibiotic awareness week
US Antibiotic Awareness Week (USAAW), held November 18-24, is an annual observance that highlights the steps everyone can take to improve antibiotic prescribing and use. Learn more about what one team at the CVM is doing to mitigate antimicrobial resistance.
Research roundup: Can improved genetic sequencing methods more swiftly tackle emerging disease in swine herds?
A team of researchers in the Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences at the CVM demonstrated that RNA genetic sequencing could be a robust tool for investigating and surveilling emerging viral diseases in swine herds. Read more
Many people living in an emerging infectious disease hotspot often do not fully understand the health threats linked to living in a wildlife-rich area, according to a new study. Around 60 percent of all emerging infectious diseases can transfer across human and animal lines, which is known as zoonosis. A person’s risk of catching a zoonotic disease increases in situations where humans regularly interact with wildlife, and these interactions are on the rise as climate change forces humans further into wild habitats in search of resources.