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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.

Liesl O'Dell and kids at Open House 2014

CVM Open House 2015

Published: Feb 10th, 2015

The college’s traditional free Open House, a fun event for the entire community, will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 11.

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.

Dr. Katherine Sayler

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.

Dr. Basima Al-Khedery and Dr. Tony Barbet

UF researchers: New test may help identify human strains of tick-borne disease

Published: Apr 1st, 2014

UF veterinary researchers say a simple test could help identify strains of a debilitating tick-borne disease that infects and is on the rise in people.

Dr. Jacobson holds ground boa

UF researchers develop blood test for fatal disease of boas and pythons

Published: Jan 29th, 2014

UF researchers have developed a simple blood test to identify the presence of a usually fatal disease that strikes boas and pythons.

Dr. Nanny Wenzlow with bones

New forensic pathology fellowship fills key gap in veterinary sciences

Published: Jan 16th, 2014

Dr. Nanny Wenzlow is UF’s first veterinary forensic pathology fellow in a new, nationally unique program.