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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

Clinician receives Dunkin Award for journal…

Dr. Wendy Mandese was honored for having the best original research article on small animal medicine published in the Journal of Small Animal…

Dr. Wendy Mandese

3D-printed guides effective in removing keratomas…

New paper in Veterinary Surgery demonstrates the advantages of using 3D guides using advanced imaging techniques.

3D guide keratoma

Faculty member NIH grant to study RNA viruses of…

Dr. Andrew Allison’s R21 will enable him to pursue how RNA viruses capture host genes in order to subvert immune responses and cause disease.

Eider diseased

REsearchers in the Spotlight

Scientist receives 2022 Urology Care Foundation…

The funding will support the development of an optogenetic-based strategy for controlling the external urethral sphincter.

Dr. Firoj Alom

UF conducts first-of-its-kind study of mortality…

Researchers evaluating patterns of mortality in Florida manatee calves found the leading cause of death to be natural causes.

Manatees

Study: Altering antigen presentation alleviates…

Nguyen’s study presents a novel therapeutic approach for Sj√∂gren’s syndrome, identifying small molecules capable of inhibiting T cell response via…

Dr. Nguyen

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