Remembering the Late Senator Dianne Feinstein’s Role in Food Safety Erin Kelley October 20, 2023 Dean Emeritus Bennie Osburn After the passing of Senator Dianne Feinstein on September 29, we recognize her legacy for supporting the establishment of an FDA Center for Food Safety at UC Davis’ Western Institute for Food Safety and Security (WIFSS). WIFSS […]
Principle Investigator Dr. Paul Hess Description NC State Medical Oncology is enrolling patients for a clinical trial of an experimental immunotherapy for the treatment of bladder cancer. The primary purpose of this study is to investigate the safety and immune-stimulating properties of a novel therapy being developed at NCSU. Testing Requirements 8-day study (Monday – Monday) […]
Percy, a 3-month-old American Paint Horse colt, was presented to the Large Animal Emergency Service at the MSU Veterinary Medical Center with his mare for severe, acute left forelimb lameness. Here’s how a Spartan surgeon addressed his injury.
Precision technological advancements such as the use of cameras in livestock production could provide beef cattle feedlot employees a “bird’s eye view,” allowing them to monitor and flag any cattle showing signs of illnesses such as bovine respiratory disease.
Exchange Program Sparks Collaboration in Research, Clinical Sciences, and Teaching Trina J Wood October 19, 2023 Erin Min The 2023 USDA faculty exchange program held at UC Davis is forging a new path for exchanging ideas and collaboration in research, clinical sciences, and teaching. Thanks to an exciting partnership between universities in Vietnam, the UC […]
Supporting Urban Farmers Trina J Wood October 19, 2023 Erin Min On 09/02/2023 Civic Urban Farmer Program participants were hosted by Wantda Stewart, Director of Common Vision, at Prescott Elementary School in Oakland. They spent the day learning about urban farming, soil health, and composting. After the interactive learning session, they visited nearby Bottoms Up […]
UC Davis Named Among Top 100 Universities for Hispanic and Latino Students Trina J Wood October 19, 2023 Julia Ann Easley, UC Davis News Kimberly Aguirre, Class of 2026, volunteering with the Livestock Field Service team at the California State Fair. UC Davis, which is pursuing designation as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, or HSI, has been […]
Can Golden Retrievers Live Longer? Subtitle UC Davis Researchers Find Gene Associated With Longevity in the Breed Rob Warren October 19, 2023 Amy Quinton UC Davis researchers have found a gene associated with longevity in Golden Retrievers, one of the most popular breeds of dogs. (Jessica Hecock) Golden retrievers are one of the most popular […]
Postdoctoral researcher Dr. Garhett Wyatt and Dr. Weston PorterPhoto by Jason Nitsch ’14, Texas A&M University Division of Marketing and Communications A team of researchers at the Texas A&M University School of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (VMBS) has received a grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to research metabolism in people with […]