The Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences

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December 6, 2021

VBS faculty emeriti share what they have been up to since retirement.

December 1, 2021

The Center for Coronavirus Research (CCR) at the University of Minnesota was established in 2020 at the dawn of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. The mission of the CCR team is to investigate infection mechanisms of coronaviruses and to develop diagnostic, preventive, and therapeutic strategies against coronavirus infections.

November 22, 2021

A look back on the recent sabbatical of VBS Professor Tim Johnson, who spent one year on pursuing the field of applied poultry research at Cargill Health Technologies.

November 19, 2021

VBS Professor Yinduo Ji and his research team analyze Staphylococcus aureus, which is a critical human pathogen that can often cause skin and soft tissue infections and sometimes leads to serious systematic infections.

October 31, 2021

VBS Faculty and Staff share photos of colorful fall foilage on campus and around Twin Cities to stress the importance of getting outside, which benefits mental health.

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Truckenbrod, Emily baseball card
The VBS Department welcomes newest Contract teaching faculty hire,
Assistant Professor Emily Truckenbrod!