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    • 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: 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: 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 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: 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 News: Colin Parrish organizes workshop on epidemic viruses 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015-08-03)
      This news item is about: Pandemic Influenza, West Nile virus in the USA, Severe Acute Respiratory syndrome (SARS), Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS), Ebola virus. These are just a few of the viral diseases that have ...
    • 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: 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 ...
    • 2016 Baker Institute News: Baker Institute Pet Talks: Pet health tips from Cornell experts 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2016-01-04)
      This news item is about: We are excited to invite you to Baker Pet Talks: Pet Health Tips from Cornell Experts, a free public seminar to be held at the Baker Institute for Animal Health Thursday, January 28, 2016 from 6:30 ...
    • 2016 Baker Institute News: Fulbright Award for Colin Parrish 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2016-06-02)
      This news item is about: Colin Parrish has become a world-renowned expert in animal virology since he first came to Cornell University in 1978, and now he’ll be sharing his knowledge and ideas beyond Cornell later this ...
    • 2016 Baker Institute News: Surface mutation lets canine parvovirus jump to other species 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2016-04-15)
      This news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: Canine parvovirus (CPV) emerged as a deadly threat to dogs in the late 1970’s and has since spread to wild forest-dwelling animals. The transfer of the virus from ...
    • 2018 Baker Institute News: Sialic acids: The key to understanding influenza infections 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-04-09)
      This news item is about: For many viruses, the first step to invading a cell is finding and attaching to just the right variety of sialic acid, a type of sugar molecule that is found on the surface of most animal cells, ...
    • 2019 Baker Institute News: Graduate student follows research opportunities from Puerto Rico to the Baker Institute 

      Baker Institute for Animal Health (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2019-02-22)
      This news item is about: As a first-generation college student, when Robert López-Astacio first heard Dr. Colin Parrish give a talk at University of Puerto Rico-Ponce about his work on viral evolution, he had no idea that ...