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dc.contributor.authorOffice of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations
dc.date.accessioned2017-07-11T15:34:09Z
dc.date.available2017-07-11T15:34:09Z
dc.date.issued2016-07-19
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1813/51957
dc.description.abstractThe news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: It’s a problem veterinarians see all the time, but there are few treatments. Feline herpes virus 1 (FHV-1) is a frequent cause of eye infections in cats, but the drugs available to treat these infections must be applied multiple times a day and there is scant scientific evidence to support their use. Now scientists at the Baker Institute for Animal Health at Cornell’s College of Veterinary Medicine have developed a model system that can be used to test drugs for treating these eye infections, and early results have pointed to a new drug for treating FHV-1 that will soon head to clinical trials. The work is reported in the Journal of General Virology in June.
dc.language.isoen_US
dc.publisherCornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine
dc.subjectCornell University. College of Veterinary Medicine -- Periodicals.
dc.subjectVan de Walle, Galinda
dc.subjectBuckley, Merry R.
dc.subjectCornell Chronicle
dc.title2016 CVM News: Van de Walle team develops model to test effectiveness of drugs in treating feline eye infections
dc.title.alternativeModel helps identify drugs to treat cat eye infections
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