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Screwworm larva

UF experts addressing outbreak of New World screwworm fly in Florida Keys

Published: Oct 4th, 2016

UF experts take steps to educate ranchers, property owners and residents after screwworm fly detection in Florida.

UF scientists identify seal as source of new strain of bacteria that caused disease in hunter

Published: Jul 20th, 2016

Mycoplasma experts at UF identify a new strain of the bacteria transmitted by a seal and believed to have caused disease in hunter.

Florida Veterinarian Magazine, Spring 2016

Published: Apr 21st, 2016

Read the special 40th Anniversary issue of Florida Veterinarian magazine here.

Dr. Paul Nicoletti

Beloved UF veterinary medical professor passes away

Published: Feb 3rd, 2016

Dr. Paul Nicoletti, a professor emeritus of infectious diseases, benefactor and longtime advocate for students, has died.

Rare parasite colonizing snails in South Florida

Published: Feb 25th, 2015

UF researchers say a rare species of parasite, known as the rat lungworm, is colonizing snails in South Florida.

Dr. Pascual

Scientist aims to break cycle of Brucella in livestock and human infection

Published: Jan 28th, 2015

An infectious disease researcher at the UFCVM is leading an effort to develop a vaccine for Brucellosis in humans and in livestock.

UF researchers discover new virus in ticks

Published: Jan 13th, 2015

UF researchers have discovered that a common tick harbors an unusual virus.

Veterinary pharmacologist named executive associate dean

Veterinary pharmacologist named executive associate dean

Published: Jul 23rd, 2014

Dr. Tom Vickroy, a professor of pharmacology, has been named the college’s next executive associate dean.

Sea otter mother and newborn

UF veterinary researchers discover new poxvirus in sea otters

Published: Jun 17th, 2014

University of Florida veterinary researchers have identified a previously unknown poxvirus in sea otters.

Dr. Dan Brown

World’s largest mycoplasma collection now resides at UF

Published: May 1st, 2014

The world’s largest collection of mycoplasma specimens now resides at UF and will be a resource to the scientific community.