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    Whatever it takes

    Couple crosses an ocean of obstacles to seek treatment at CVM for dog’s aggressive brain tumor.

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    Minute to win it

    CVM graduate student Emily Coffey to compete at UMN 3-Minute Thesis event

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    Tactical treatment

    Cancer treatment for dogs developed by UMN researchers licensed to veterinary biotech company

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    Double trouble

    Pair of rescued bulldogs treated for same heart defect with expert surgical care

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    Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center renewal announced

    Over $9.2 million in federal funding to focus on worker health, safety projects in animal agriculture


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Dr. Peter Larsen and the Minnesota Center for Prion Research and Outreach (MNPRO) received a 4-year, $3.9 million grant from the Environmental and Natural Resources Trust Fund (ENRTF) to support the growth of the Center’s work as an incubator for research advances addressing chronic wasting disease (CWD) and other prion-related diseases. The funds will also allow MNPRO to significantly expand its CWD-related outreach and education efforts across the state.

CVM researchers led by Dr. Andres Perez (CAHFS, VPM) developed a method for engaging stakeholders in an evaluation of strategies for controlling African swine fever (ASF), a highly contagious swine disease that has had devastating effects on pig production globally.


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