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    • 2014 CVM News: $1.4 million study will explore antioxidants' pitfalls 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-01-02)
      This news item is about: As free-radical-forming poisons pile up in our environment and bodies, antioxidants may ward off some of their harmful health effects. But free radicals have a silver lining, say Cornell researchers, ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Cornell faculty member helps USDA train veterinarians on foreign animal diseases 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-01-07)
      This news item is about: Dr. Alfonso Torres, in collaboration with Dr. Peter Fernandez from APHIS, is leading the charge to increase the number of veterinarians familiar with foreign animal diseases by teaching a class at ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Study links poor dolphin health to Deepwater Horizon oil spill 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-01-08)
      This news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: Dolphin health took a toxic nosedive in one of the areas hit hard by the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill, according to a new study led by the National Oceanic and ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Equine Medical Director named, Dr. Scott E. Palmer 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-01-13)
      This news item is about: Dr. Palmer will oversee health and safety of horses at NYS Tracks and serve as an Adjunct Professor at Cornell University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. The New York State Gaming Commission and ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Study narrows origin of dogs 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-01-16)
      This news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: An international team of researchers, who published their report in PLoS Genetics Jan. 16, studied genomes of three gray wolves, one each from China, Croatia and Israel ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Professor wins teaching award for innovative scientific creativity course 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-01-22)
      This news item is about: After 37 years as professor of immunotoxicology at Cornell, Dietert started exploring a new kind of teaching style in fall 2012. He designed and co-taught a new course called Tools for a Lifelong ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Faculty wins lifetime achievement award for modeling epidemiology 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-01-22)
      This news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: Dr. Yrjo Grohn, professor of epidemiology at Cornell’s College of Veterinary Medicine, has been honored with a lifetime achievement award for his work in veterinary ...
    • 2014 CVM New: BEST grant ensures paths less traveled will be explored 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-01-23)
      This news item is about: A new program will give graduate students and postdoctoral scholars at Cornell University new opportunities for exploring both traditional and nontraditional career options. The Broadening Experiences ...
    • 2014 CVM New: Cornell clinicians develop safer, faster way to diagnose horse eye problems 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-01-29)
      This news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: After veterinary ophthalmologist Dr. Eric Ledbetter began adapting the technique in feline and canine patients at Cornell University Hospital for Animals, where he ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Protein that culls damaged eggs identified, infertility reversed 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-01-30)
      This news item is about: A new discovery by Cornell researchers may lead to therapies that allow women who are made infertile by radiation or chemotherapy treatments to have children. Cornell researchers have identified a ...
    • 2014 CVM News: College launches new seed grants for cancer research 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-01-31)
      This news item is about: Scientists seeking to push forward the cancer research frontier have a new springboard from which to launch projects at Cornell. The Comparative Cancer Biology Training Program (CCBTP) at Cornell’s ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Watching Westminster with Cornell 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-02-04)
      This news item is about: Please join us for Watching Westminster with Cornell: A Virtual Viewing Party. Join us on Tuesday, February 11, 2014, beginning at 7:30 pm from the comfort of your own home to enjoy the Westminster ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Demystifying dysplasias 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-02-05)
      This new item is about: Cornell’s College of Veterinary Medicine invites Black Russian Terriers to participate in a genetic study that will improve the health and well-being of these dogs. The results of the study will ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Fortier joins AAEP On-Call program 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-02-05)
      This news item is about: The American Association of Equine Practitioners is pleased to announce the addition of Lisa Fortier, DVM, Ph.D., DACVS, to the award-winning On Call program. On Call is an innovative media-assistance ...
    • 2014 CVM News: News about sperm offers hope for fertility, contraceptives 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-02-14)
      This news item is about: When it comes to conception there is no middle ground: either you want to get pregnant or you don’t. Now a new study headed up by Cornell scientists offers good news for both fertility efforts and ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Cornellians find new worm infecting US cats 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-02-14)
      This news item is about: When Cornell veterinarians found half-foot-long worms living in their feline patients, they wondered if they’d spotted something new. Cornell scientists identified the mystery worms as Dracunculus ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Productive and fertile: superstar studs 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-03-01)
      This news item is about: Even the best medicine has side effects. For years, dairy producers have been selectively breeding their herds to encourage milk production. New insights have confirmed, though, that the relationship ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Family rabbit regains appetite after uterine surgery 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-03-04)
      This news item is about: In December 2013, with the family reunited over dinner, Torosyan went to feed Bunny and noticed something was wrong. She was barely moving and not eating. The rabbit normally never let anyone lift ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Study confirms risk factor for congestive heart failure 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-03-05)
      This news item is about: Vitamin D is at the core of strong bones and healthy teeth. Extensive evidence also suggests that vitamin D plays a role in cardiovascular health for people. The results of the first research ever ...
    • 2014 CVM News: Putting an end to equine summer eczema 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-03-05)
      This news item is about: Dr. Bettina Wagner and her research group are looking at the relationship between early-in-life environmental exposure to the allergens (proteins from midges that induce the disease) and the ...