School of Veterinary Medicine
Colon cancer is a heavily studied disease — and for good reason. It is one of the leading causes of cancer-related deaths worldwide, and its numbers are on the rise, from 500,000 deaths in 1990 to 700,000 in 2010.
Researchers are one step closer to unraveling the extraordinarily complex series of processes that lead to an event crucial to human reproduction: the creation of sperm.
Thomas Parsons of the School of Veterinary Medicine says, “One of the challenges we face is we don’t have an accepted s
Sherrill Davison of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on the condition of snowy owls recovered from New Englan
Niemann Pick Disease type C, or NPC, is a disease most people have never heard of, affecting just one person in 150,000. Yet the disease is a devastating one. Frequently diagnosed in children in their elementary school years, sufferers usually die by the time they’re 20.
James Serpell of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses beagles as pets.
James Serpell of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses the history of dog shows and the concerns of overbreeding.