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    • 2014 Baker Institute News: Heather Callaway awarded NSF fellowship 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-04-15)
      This news item is about: First year Baker Institute student Heather Callaway has been awarded a prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship to continue her Ph.D. research on parvovirus in Dr. ...
    • 2014 Baker Institute Spotlight: Question and answer with Charles Danko 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-07-15)
      This spotlight item is about: The Baker Institute's newest faculty member, Dr. Charles Danko, is settling into his new laboratory and office space on the second floor and making plans for the future. He sat down recently ...
    • 2014 Baker Institute News: Baker Institute welcomes summer students 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-07-17)
      This news item is about: The Baker Institute is proud to be hosting 14 student scientists from around the world as they gain experience and training in laboratory science this summer. Students from as far away as Peru and ...
    • 2014 Baker Institute News: Douglas Antczak returns from visit to Qatar 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-07-19)
      This news item is about: Dr. Douglas Antczak has returned from a recent trip to Qatar, where he gathered samples for his genomics research on the Arabian horse, dromedary camel, and Arabian oryx (pictured). Dr. Antczak has ...
    • 2014 Baker Institute News: Former Baker student wins CDC award 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-08-12)
      This news item is about: Former Baker Institute student Lt. Cmdr. Danielle Buttke DVM ’09/PhD ’10 is this year's recipient of the James H. Steele Veterinary Public Health Award from the Centers for Disease Control and ...
    • 2014 Baker Institute News: Alex Travis delivers talk, publishes blog post on One Health 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-08-25)
      This news item is about: Dr. Alex Travis, VMD, Ph.D. has been talking about One Health principles this month in a lecture at a veterinary symposium and in a blog post at a popular public policy-oriented website. Travis is ...
    • 2014 Baker Institute News: Travis and Van de Walle awarded SUNY grant 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-08-28)
      This news item is about: Alex Travis (PI) and Gerlinde Van de Walle are among the first recipients of State University of New York (SUNY) funding for a multi-campus research project involving colleagues here at Cornell, ...
    • 2014 Baker Institute News: Coonrod study links gene to skin cancer 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-09-23)
      This news item is about: A new study by Baker Institute faculty member Scott Coonrod and his collaborators shows that 37 percent of mice that produce excessive quantities of an enzyme linked to cancer developed skin tumors ...
    • 2014 Baker Institute News: In wake of outbreaks: Parrish offers tips on parvovirus 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-10-13)
      This news item is about: Recent outbreaks of canine parvovirus in Massachusetts, New Jersey, Indiana, and elsewhere in the US have left shelters and veterinarians struggling to contain the virus and prevent further spread. ...
    • 2014 Baker Institute News: Doug Antczak to speak on Arabian horse genome project in Qatar 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-10-15)
      This news item from HorseTalk is about: A variety of guest speakers have been assembled for the 2014 World Arabian Horse Organization (WAHO) conference in Qatar next month. A team of internationally renowned experts with ...
    • 2014 Baker Institute News: Study reveals how parasitic worm shuts down body defenses 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-10-21)
      This news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: When parasitic worms invade muscle tissue, white blood cells called eosinophils rush to the scene. A study published in the Journal of Immunology this month reveals that ...
    • 2014 Baker Institute Spotlight: Jennifer Nagashima: Ph.D. student helping to improve the odds for endangered species 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-11-03)
      This spotlight item is about: Jennifer Nagashima is passionate about saving endangered species. In her research at the Baker Institute, the Ph.D. student is focused on improving assisted reproduction techniques that can ...
    • 2014 Baker Institute News: Canine parvovirus found in wild carnivores 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-11-13)
      This news item is about: When canine parvovirus first emerged in 1978, it caused a global pandemic in which hundreds of thousands of dogs are thought to have died. Since then, the virus has occasionally shown up in wild ...
    • 2014 Baker Institute News: Virus causing mass Cape Cod die-offs identified 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2014-12-16)
      This news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: Since 1998, hundreds and sometimes thousands of dead eider ducks have been washing up every year on Cape Cod’s beaches in late summer or early fall, but the reasons behind ...
    • 2015 Baker Institute Spotlight: Faculty Member John S.L. Parker works to understand a common feline virus 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-01-12)
      This spotlight item is about: Dr. John Parker, BVMS, Ph.D., is working on a puzzle. Feline calicivirus has a range of different effects in cats: temporary and mild flu-like symptoms in most, more chronic mouth and throat ...
    • 2015 Baker Institute News: Group urges action to protect endangered carnivores from distemper 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-02-17)
      This news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: Tigers, lions and other wild carnivores, already under threat from poaching and habitat loss, are falling victim to a virus that could soon drive some endangered populations ...
    • 2015 Baker Institute News: On National Puppy Day, how Baker Institute scientists are helping dogs 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-03-06)
      This news item is about: National Puppy Day comes on March 23, 2015, offering a day to celebrate the joy of having a healthy, happy dog. Puppies and dogs give humans so much: unconditional love, companionship, and in the ...
    • 2015 Baker Institute News: Stem cells delivered in microcapsules speed wound healing 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-04-13)
      This news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: Stem cells confined inside tiny capsules secrete substances that help heal simulated wounds in cell cultures, according to a new study by Baker faculty member Gerlinde ...
    • 2015 Baker Institute News: H3N2 influenza: how to protect your dog 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-04-20)
      This news item is about: An outbreak of canine influenza in the Chicago, Illinois area that began earlier this year has since spread to neighboring states, and the Baker Institute is working to understand the outbreak and ...
    • 2015 Baker Institute News: Influenza updates: Baker Institute studying H3N2 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-05-06)
      This new item is about: An outbreak of canine influenza in the Chicago, Illinois area that began earlier this year has since spread to Alabama, California, Texas, New York, Iowa, Michigan, Wisconsin and Indiana according ...