James Serpell of the School of Veterinary Medicine shares his perspective on cross-breeding.
School of Veterinary Medicine
PHILADELPHIA — Niemann-Pick Type C disease is a rare and incurable neurological disorder that affects 500 children worldwide. Presently, there are no therapies approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat NPC.
Colin Harvey of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on brushing pets’ teeth to help avoid bad breath.
La’Toya Latney’s grandmother has a photo from when Latney was about 5 years old. In it, she is sitting in front of the television, transfixed by a nature program on grizzly bears hunting salmon swimming upstream.
“At that time she said she knew I was going to be a veterinarian, so it’s been a long time coming for me,” says Latney.
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