College of Veterinary Medicine
The University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine is generating solutions for a healthier world in the 21st century. Through our professional and graduate degree programs we supply veterinary scientists who work to improve human, animal, and environmental health. Through our outreach programs we touch the lives of thousands of animals and their owners and help safeguard public health. Through our research expertise and facilities, we are making significant contributions to science and facilitating the translation of discoveries in the theoretical sciences into biomedical applications that benefit human and animal health.
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(2019-12-02)Arsenic is a common element with a multitude of industrial, medicinal, and agricultural uses. It can also cause many negative health effects, including several forms of cancer, skin lesions, and cardiovascular disease. In ...
The use of optical coherence tomography to enhance surgical margin assessment for canine mast cell tumors (2019-11-01)Experiment 1: Objective: To document the appearance of artifacts created by commonly encountered surgical conditions and instrumentation on optical coherence tomography (OCT) and compare these findings with histopathology. Study ...
The immediate and long-term consequences of temporary exposure during adulthood to di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate and diisononyl phthalate on female reproduction (2019-11-18)The ovary is a heterogenous structure that produces a variety of sex steroid hormones and participates in several feedback loops within the hypothalamic-pituitary-ovary axis. Further, it is the site of storage and maturation ...
(2019-07-10)Streptococcus pneumoniae is an important human pathogen capable of entering the competent state naturally and acquiring DNA from the environment for recombination. In addition to improving genome plasticity, a natural ...
(2019-07-12)Fungi are emerging as significant pathogens of multiple taxa. In addition to the impact of Ophidiomyces ophiodiicola on snakes, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (chytrid) has been linked to massive declines in amphibian ...