Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
Our mission is to benefit animal and human health through excellence in science and education.
Profile on Dr. Kakambi Nagaraja:Highlights on the life and esteemed career of Dr. Kakambi Nagaraja, Professor, Researcher, Teacher, Mentor, and Turkey expert.
New Graduate Fellowship Created in Honor of Dr. Michael P. Murtaugh:The Graduate Fellowship created in honor of the late, Dr. Michael Murtaugh will support future students and allow his legacy to live on.
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.
Dr. James Mickelson: Improving Animal and Human Health and Well-BeingWe’re all mammals, we have genomes and the same number of base pair genes.Dr. Mickelson
Bruce Walcheck: Unlocking the Mysteries of ADAM 17If ADAM 17 enzyme can be regulated, the incidence of diseases associated with inflammation and cancer could be reduced.Dr. Walcheck
Tim Johnson: Fighting Disease in the Poultry IndustryHumans and animals are intertwined and studying the condition of animals is very relevant to the human condition.Dr. Johnson
Dr. Bruce Walcheck, received a one-year National Institutes of Health (NIH) research grant.
Drs. Christina Clarkson and Margaret V. Root Kustritz published a paper in the Journal of Veterinary Medical Education.
The article, "Regulation of Eosinophil Recruitment and Activation by Galectins in Allergic Asthma," by Savita Rao (first author), Xiao Na Ge, and Dr. Srirama Rao was published in Frontiers in Medicine, May 31, 2017.
Dr's. Tim Johnson and Randy Singer were invited to speak at the National Academies of Sciences meeting entitled, "Combating Antimicrobial Resistance: A One Health Approach to a Global Threat-A Workshop" in Washington DC.
Dr. Yinduo Ji published two papers in Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology Journal about SaeRS and the pag gene of pXO1.