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Discovery at the College of Veterinary Medicine encompasses the spectrum of biomedical sciences.
The Office of Research and Advanced Studies serves a variety of functions:
- Serves as a resource to faculty and student researchers in the college;
- Administers the joint DVM/PhD Veterinary Medical Scholars Program;
- Administers the Summer Research Training Program for veterinary students;
- Oversees the college’s shared research equipment program;
- Administers the college’s internal research grants program;
- Organizes the annual Research Day program.
Research and graduate education occur within the three academic departments, listed below, with guidance and support from the Office of Research and Advanced Studies.
- Department of Comparative Biosciences
- Department of Pathobiology
- Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine
To see the breadth of scholarly activity of college faculty, visit individual faculty biosketch pages or view the sampling of recent grants and publications below.
Selected Recent Grant Awards
Summer Undergraduate Research Experience in Toxicology.
Flaws, J, $54,120, National Institutes of Health.
Carboplatin-Impregnated Calcium Sulfate Hemihydrate Beads: a Cost-Effective, Local Treatment for Feline Injection Site-Associated Sarcoma.
Maxwell, E, $11,383, American College of Veterinary Surgeons.
Nannizziopsiaceae sp. Infection in Aquatic Chelonians.
Terio K and Woodburn D, $100,000, Morris Animal Foundation.
Enhancing Undergraduate Research: Genome Data Mining to Define the Fungal Agglutinin-Like Sequence Family.
Hoyer L, $475,800, National Institutes of Health.
Using Optical Coherence Tomography for Margin Evaluation of Canine Mammary Tumors and Soft Tissue Sarcomas.
Selmic L, $46,358, American Kennel Club.
Biomechanical and Genetic Risk Factors for Osteochondrosis in Standardbred Pacers and Trotters.
McCoy A, $81,305, Morris Animal Foundation.
Sterilization of 1,000 Feral and Free-Roaming Cats While Training Fourth-Year Veterinary Students.
Weedon GR, $29,950, American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
Biomechanical Comparison of Equine Arytenoid Cartilage Stabilization by Standard Laryngoplasty and Modified Laryngoplasty Using a Toggle Technique.
Gutierrez-Nibeyro S, $4,860, Morris Animal Foundation.
Biochemical Mechanism of CYP2J2 Epoxygenase.
Das A, $308,000, American Heart Association.
Baumgarten SC, Armouti M, Ko C, Stocco C.
Endocrinology. 2017 Apr 12. doi: 10.1210/en.2017-00146. [Epub ahead of print]
Cacioppo JA, Lin PP, Hannon PR, McDougle DR, Gal A, Ko C.
Sci Rep. 2017 Apr 11;7(1):817. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-00943-w.
Loux SC, Scoggin KE, Bruemmer JE, Canisso IF, Troedsson MH, Squires EL, Ball BA.
PLoS One. 2017 Apr 7;12(4):e0175045. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175045. eCollection 2017.
Han M, Ke H, Du Y, Zhang Q, Yoo D.
Methods Mol Biol. 2017;1602:29-46. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-6964-7_3.
Chen D, Long M, Xiao B, Xiong Y, Chen H, Chen Y, Kuang Z, Li M, Wu Y, Rock DL, Gong D, Wang Y, Liu HHF, Luo S, Hao W.
Oncotarget. 2017 Apr 25. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.17417. [Epub ahead of print]
Talwar GP, Gupta JC, Mustafa AS, Kar HK, Katoch K, Parida SK, Reddi PP, Ahmed N, Saini V, Gupta S.
Biologics. 2017 May 2;11:55-63. doi: 10.2147/BTT.S128308. eCollection 2017. Review.
Wang H, Wang R, Cai K, He H, Liu Y, Yen J, Wang Z, Xu M, Sun Y, Zhou X, Yin Q, Tang L, Dobrucki IT, Dobrucki LW, Chaney EJ, Boppart SA, Fan TM, Lezmi S, Chen X, Yin L, Cheng J.
Nat Chem Biol. 2017 Apr;13(4):415-424. doi: 10.1038/nchembio.2297. Epub 2017 Feb 13.
Lima SF, Teixeira AG, Lima FS, Ganda EK, Higgins CH, Oikonomou G, Bicalho RC.
J Dairy Sci. 2017 Apr;100(4):3031-3042. doi: 10.3168/jds.2016-11604. Epub 2017 Feb 2.