Nicola Mason of the School of Veterinary Medicine says, “the concept of the vaccine is to educate the immune system, to recognize tumor cells and kill them.”
School of Veterinary Medicine
When a woman experiences a stressful event early in pregnancy, the risk of her child developing autism spectrum disorders or schizophrenia increases. Yet how maternal stress is transmitted to the brain of the developing fetus, leading to these problems in neurodevelopment, is poorly understood.
Dean Joan Hendricks of the School of Veterinary Medicine writes about the history of the school.
President Amy Gutmann today announced the launch of the Penn Center for Innovation, a new initiative that will provide the infrastructure, leadership and resources needed to transfer promising Penn inventions, know-how and related assets into the marketplace for the public good.
Rose Nolen-Walston of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on the effectiveness of the nasal strips used to help prevent bleeding in horses’ lungs.
Cindy Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine is quoted about studying whether dogs can find ovarian cancer in tissue and blood samples.