The Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences

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April 24, 2019

Dr. Matthew Aliota discusses the history of Zika virus and how the virus has mutated to develop greater risk factors that can affect pregnant women.

March 18, 2019

Lawsonia intracellularis is among the most important enteric pathogens of swine and has been shown to be a risk factor for increased shedding by pigs of another enteropathogen, Salmonella enterica

March 15, 2019
Human neutrophil antigens (HNAs) that expressed on human white blood cells play an important role in immune function. In the journal Transfusion, genetic variation in one of these important HNAs is reported. The mutated HNA may not be expressed normally, leading to a high incidence of neutrophil disorders and blood transfusion-related lung injury. 
March 14, 2019

GCC 3016/5016, Spring 2019 class invites leaders in communicating science to speak to students.

March 7, 2019

Follow the journeys of Drs. Pam Skinner and Peter Larsen as they aim to seek funding from the MN State Legislature for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD).

Bulletin Board

March 27, 2019

cwd bell museum event