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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

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.

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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

UF researchers seek treatment for most common…

What the researchers are learning could help save sight in both horses and humans.

Drs. Plummer and Larkin

Study yields insights into Florida manatee sperm…

Understanding what is “normal” in regards to sperm characteristics is critical in order to assess the reproductive health of individuals within a…


Study findings clear the way for better protocol…

Results from the study provide new support for practical implementation of international guidelines for optimizing management of both infected and…

Dr. Levy and cat

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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