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Tag: College of Veterinary Medicine

MU College of Veterinary Medicine research discovers harmful effects of alternative chemicals in plastics

Research shows that BPS is still not safe for people to use despite it being a chemical alternative.

MU College of Veterinary Medicine research determines genetic mutations cause rare genetic disorder

MU College of Veterinary Medicine finds a gene mutation responsible for causing Chédiak-Higashi syndrome.

New research leads professor to believe physical inactivity is genetic

Professor Frank Booth bred 160 rats in a study about physical inactivity that involved the offspring running on voluntary running wheels.

MU professors develop new technique for food contaminant detection

The new biosensor technology has the potential to improve the accuracy and time-span of food safety tests.

Carolyn Henry appointed dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine

Henry is the first female dean in the MU veterinary school’s history.

College of Veterinary Medicine dean Neil Olson steps down for a position at St. George's University

Olson’s resignation will make the College of Veterinary Medicine the fourth MU academic unit without a permanent dean.

Vet-school professor reaches continued success with Lameness Locator

Kevin Keegan partnered with equine and engineering communities to construct a lameness detector now used worldwide.

Pets improve social skills in children with autism, MU researcher finds

Carlisle’s findings suggest a variety of pets besides dogs may have similar impacts on social skills.

Missouri Mule Club promotes College of Veterinary Medicine

Tim and Terry are the third team of mules since the club was founded in 1984.

New College of Veterinary Medicine scholarship fund to promote service

The scholarships will cover 50 percent of recipients’ tuition and fees each year.

MU, Wash U coming together for cancer research

The two hope to develop a new way to treat cancer.

First Board of Curators meeting discussed university renovations and financial change

Deaton said the university spends its own resources to provide $55 million annually in work support to MU students.

Funding for MU schools contingent on General Assembly vote

The university would receive a total of more than $13 million in funding.

MU veterinary medicine professor elected to National Academies of Practice

Rebecca Johnson will work to emphasize the health benefits of interaction between humans and animals.

Advanced MRI technology aids in complicated veterinary surgery

The 8-year-old dog is making a successful recovery.

Raptor Rehabilitation Project focuses on study, healing of birds

The project has a 36 percent yearly release rate.

IDEXX’s purchase of MU lab brings $43 million to university

The building used to be a part of the College of Veterinary Medicine.