In the Spotlight

VBS Sizzling Summer Science Spotlight-S4 Series Kick Off:
Please mark your calendars for the third annual Sizzling Summer Science Spotlight (S4) series which is offered to all faculty and staff on Thursday mornings from 7/12-8/16.
Dr. Carol Cardona Receives 2018 Ranelius Award at MTGA Annual Meeting:
Dr. Cardona, Pomeroy Chair in Avian Health is the 2018 recipient of the prestigious Renelius Award.
Tim Johnson and Yinduo Ji with CMB 5571_8571 students
Spring Semester 2018 CVM Graduate Course Highlights:
VBS Faculty, Drs. Hinh Ly, Tim Johnson, Yinduo Ji, and Aaron Rendahl teach revised graduate course, CMB 8303 and two new courses, CMB 8571 and CMB/VMED 8910.
Zika virus transmission
Mohan Liu: Zika Virus Transmission
This movie illustrates how the Zika virus may be transmitted via mosquito between non-human primates. The virus was first isolated in 1947 from monkeys in Uganda.      
Stained gastrointenstinal cells
Dr. Srirama Rao: White Blood Cell Enzyme Holds Key to Monitoring Inflammatory Bowel Disease
This could potentially lead to more reliable diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease in dogs.      Dr. Rao    
CVM Genomics and Genetics Research Cluster
Dr. James Mickelson: Improving Animal and Human Health and Well-Being
We’re all mammals, we have genomes and the same number of base pair genes. Dr. Mickelson