Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences

   Our mission is to benefit animal and human health through excellence in science and education.


Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences conducts investigations across the cutting-edge research areas of Host-Pathogen Interface Biology, Microbiome and Antibiotic Resistance, Chronic Disease Biology, and Genetics and Genomics. The Department also provides educational offerings and research opportunities in the basic biomedical sciences to undergraduate, professional, and graduate students.


News

Three papers from the Murtaugh lab were published this month in a special Viral Immunology vol 31 edition on veterinary vaccines. 

Dr. Aaron Rendahl, VBS Assistant Professor of Statistics and Informatics has developed a new graduate course "Statistical Principles of Research Design," VMED/CMB 8910.

Dr. David Brown with Dr. Mark Lyte, from Iowa State University published, 'Study: Biofilms of Probiotic Bacteria Can Take Up Neurotransmitters,' in PLOS One journal.

Dr. Kent Reed and Kristelle Mendoza publish a paper on Hepatic Transcriptomes of Domesticated and Wild Turkey in Toxins Journal.

Shengbin Li (first author), Gwantwa Mwakalundwa, and Pam Skinner (co-corresponding author) will be published in an upcoming issue of Blood Advances journal. 

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Mathur S. Kannan: Scientific Ambassador and Collaborative Scholar

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