research News College of Veterinary Medicine

Biomedical research at the UF College of Veterinary Medicine takes place across a broad spectrum of disciplines within and among various units and departments at our college as well as across the University of Florida campus and beyond. We are pleased to share news relating to the ways in which our researchers are advancing animal, human and ecosystem health.

Recent News

Faculty member honored with prestigious Bergey’s…

The Bergey Medal is awarded to individuals who have made significant lifetime contributions to bacterial systematics.

Dr. Dan Brown

Fall graduates receive M.S. degrees

A virtual commencement ceremony was held Dec. 18 to honor the new graduates.

UF Tower

Existing antihistamine drugs show effectiveness…

Three common antihistamine medications have been found in preliminary tests to inhibit infection of cells by the coronavirus that causes COVID-19…

Ostrov and Reznikov

REsearchers in the Spotlight

Project focuses on effect of environmental…

Environmental chemical exposures can disrupt hormones in the body, causing adverse health outcomes. 

Dr. Martyniuk and Dr. Bisesi

UF team leads clinical trial testing novel…

Results showed a significant and rapid decrease in the clinical signs associated with AD after use of the spray with no effects cutaneous microbiota.

Dr. Santoro

Study looks at impact of sample storage technique…

The new study investigates the hypothesis that sample storage technique may impact fecal bacterial microbiota composition —the collective community…

Horse grazing

As part of both the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and the Academic Health Center, Veterinary Medicine is dedicated to advancing animal, human and environmental health through teaching, research, extension and patient care.


Boehringer Ingelheim

The Boehringer Ingelheim Veterinary Scholars Program offers DVM students an opportunity to gain exposure in biomedical research.


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