of Veterinary Medicine
On April 23, 2014, the Dept. of Comparative Biosciences and College of Veterinary Medicine celebrated Dr. Fred Kummerow's centennial year with a symposium in his honor. Subsequently, NPR's Here and Now program interviewed Fred about his long struggle to get out the word about the adverse effects of trans fats in the diet. See the centennial photos and hear the NPR piece.
Hi everyone. This will be the first of periodic blog posts from my Fulbright fellowship experience at the Veterinary University of Hannover in Hannover, Germany. Duncan
Happenings in the Das Lab.
Holiday Greetings from Germany to all CB faculty,staff, students, and friends!
Wei Wang, postdoctoral associate in Jodi Flaws lab has just published a new study in the Biology of Reproduction.
Comparative Biosciences faculty member Suzanne Berry-Miller published research in Stem Cells Translational Medicine detailing the use of stem cells to prevent the onset of dilated cardiomyopathy, a terminal condition in patients with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, in animal models for the disease.
Maggie Blattner completed her PhD in the Neuroscience Program under Comparative Biosciences faculty member Dr. Megan Mahoney. Maggie is now enrolled as 2nd year medical student as part of the Medical Scholars Program at the College of Medicine.
Dr. Lavergne in the news.
Expert Seeks to Expand Knowledge of Adverse Drug Reactions in Pets
On December 13, the department celebrated with its traditional holiday party!
Dr. Indrani Bagchi is awarded the Penny Severns Breast, Cervical and Ovarian Cancer Research Fund to investigate the role of estrogen in ovarian tumor formation
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