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

Professor of infectious diseases named associate…

Dr. David Pascual filled the position on an interim basis for two years prior to his appointment.

Dr. David Pascual

Smartphone-based saliva test that can detect…

Dr. Rhoel Dinglasan won second place in a technology competition sponsored by the National Institutes of Health.

UF researchers discover molecular address system…

The findings shed light on how a certain type of immune cell reaches its final destination: the large intestine.

Dr.Liang Zhou and Lifeng Xiang

REsearchers in the Spotlight

New techniques for preserving RNA reported

Dr. Rowan Milner has a new publication in the Journal for Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. He hopes his study results will lead to…

Rowan Milner

Virologist gets grant to study deadly virus that…

A two-year grant from the Morris Animal Foundation will support UFCVM faculty member’s research into an often fatal virus that affects elephants…

Andrew Allison

Infectious diseases and viral immunology…

Yamamoto co-discovered the feline immunodeficiency virus, or FIV, the feline counterpart of HIV. She also invented the first commercial FIV vaccine.

Dr. Janet Yamamoto

Veterinary oncologist who developed osteosarcoma…

Dr. Rowan Milner is working with UF Innovate | Ventures and UF’s Office of Technology Licensing to commercialize a vaccine to treat osteosarcoma in…

Dr. Milner and dog

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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