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    • 2018 CVM News: Removable implant may control type 1 diabetes 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-01-02)
      This news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: For the more than 1 million Americans who live with type 1 diabetes, daily insulin injections are literally a matter of life and death. And while there is no cure, a ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Program will protect pets when disaster strikes 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-01-05)
      This news item is about: Tompkins County pets can expect expert care even in the most stressful of times thanks to a new project from Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Program that aims to educate local shelters about natural ...
    • 2018 CVM News: $2.5M grant funds research on tuberculosis treatment 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-01-09)
      This news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: Cornell researchers are investigating compounds they identified that offer hope for effective new drugs against tuberculosis. “Tuberculosis now kills more people than HIV ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Critically endangered Amur leopard faces new threat 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-01-17)
      This news item is about: A new paper in the Journal of Wildlife Diseases describes the first documented case of canine distemper virus in a wild Amur leopard after a two year-old female was found on the side of the road ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Equine stem cells rein in bacteria 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-01-18)
      This news item is about: Researchers are exploring the use of stem cells to treat skin wounds in horses with techniques that may eventually translate to human patients. Rebecca Harman ’92, M.S. ’11 and a team of researchers ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Cause of mysterious mass death of saiga antelopes uncovered 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-01-18)
      This news item is about: Scientists have discovered that the sudden death of over 200,000 saiga antelopes in 2015 was likely due to environmental factors that triggered a deadly bacterium. These critically endangered ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Annual Schwartz awards given to two life scientists 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-01-23)
      This news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: Two female researchers in the College of Veterinary Medicine, an epidemiologist and a bacteriologist, have received awards for their cutting-edge work. The annual Schwartz ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Elia Tait Wojno garners $2M NIH grant for inflammation research 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-01-25)
      This news item from Cornell Research is about: In preliminary studies, the lab of Elia Tait Wojno, Microbiology and Immunology, showed for the first time that the Notch signaling pathway is active in basophils in a mouse ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Collateral damage: Manmade toxins threaten raptors 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-01-26)
      This news item is about: Two local raptors made unexpected recoveries this month after exposure to common and deadly manmade toxins—lead and rodenticide. “These two cases represent extremely fortunate birds,” said Sara ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Sports medicine—rooting for the horses 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-02-02)
      This news item from Cornell Research is about : All across Cornell University’s campus, students attend classes; staff and professors work in offices or labs. Meanwhile, at any given moment, on the northeast edge of campus, ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Hackathon inspires solutions for animal health - and sticky dog poop 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-02-02)
      This news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: The owners of long-haired dogs have an unsavory problem that is not widely discussed, because, frankly, it’s kind of gross: Small clumps of feces get stuck in their dogs’ ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Veterinary students return for more creative opportunities at the Animal Health Hackathon 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-02-06)
      This news item is about: In the Brooklyn-style lofts that overlook Collegetown, students from across Cornell University competed this January to see whose idea could be the next big breakthrough in animal health at the ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Heart of the hospital: Licensed veterinary technicians 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-02-06)
      This news item is about: The backbone. The lifeblood. The heart. Staff members at the Cornell University Hospital for Animals are fond of anatomical metaphors when describing the indispensable role played by licensed ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Lightening the load: Scholarship programs help with veterinary student debt 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-02-07)
      This news item from 'Scopes is about: As director of student financial planning, Kristin Pennock sees firsthand how students struggle with the cost of pursuing their passion. From the beginning, she watches them wrestle ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Faculty provide an operation definition of Planetary Health for The Lancet Planetary Health 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-02-12)
      This news item is about: In “Operationalising planetary health as a game-changing paradigm: health impact assessments are key” (The Lancet Planetary Health, Volume 2, Number 2, e54-e55) Steven Osofsky and Montira Pongsiri ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Six speakers discuss different aspects of conservation medicine at the first annual Wildlife Health Day 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-02-14)
      This news item from Cornell Wildlife Health blog is about: On Saturday, six speakers shared their experiences in conservation, wildlife, and One Health. The topics were wide-ranging, covering conservation of endangered ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Veterinary tips for pet dental care 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-02-21)
      This news item is about: In honor of National Dental Health Month, Bethany Wright, licensed veterinary technician with Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine’s dentistry and oral surgery, provides some suggestions ...
    • 2018 CVM News: A Molecular Brace for Sprains 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-02-23)
      This news item is about: Rest, ice, compress and elevate is the advice that most people get after a sprained ankle from tripping on stairs or falling on the soccer ?eld. These measures help alleviate the pain, but no ...
    • 2018 CVM News: Water troughs are key to toxic E. coli spread in cattle 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-02-26)
      This news item from the Cornell Chronicle is about: A major study led by Cornell researchers reveals for the first time that water troughs on farms are a conduit for the spread of toxic E. coli in cattle, which can then ...
    • 2018 CVM News: College hosts symposium on sustainability in the dairy industry 

      Office of Marketing and Communications. Media Relations (Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2018-02-27)
      This news item is about: Industry representatives and experts from across Cornell gathered last week to discuss dairy sustainability relating to food, energy, and water. The 3rd Annual Cornell Dairy Center of Excellence ...