Global Animal Health News

  • WSU Shield
    02.18.2014
    Global Animal Health students join other CVM students in visit to CDC
    Nine veterinary students and two faculty from the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine visited the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention last week.
    WSU Insider
  • WSU Shield
    02.18.2014
    Ties to Africa: Baby giraffe named by WSU veterinary students
    At seven weeks of age, he’s already 8 feet tall. Misawa (me-SAW-wah), the newest baby giraffe at Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo, received his name Thursday from the results of a poll taken among Washington State University veterinary students.
    WSU Insider
  • WSU Shield
    02.12.2014
    Ancient child’s genome sheds light on colonization
    Mapping the genome of a child from the Clovis period has shown his family is the direct ancestor of roughly 80 percent of present day Native Americans.
    WSU Insider
  • WSU Shield
    02.11.2014
    Roads and Floods Help Plague Spread
    Plague has caused three pandemics to date, which together killed about 200 million people.
    Science
  • WSU Shield
    02.04.2014
    Saving babies: first international collaboration to study infant health, culture, lactation connection
    Two Washington State University researchers are leading the first comprehensive international study of human lactation and milk composition.
    CAS in the Media
  • WSU Shield
    12.16.2013
    Proteins allow Nipah virus to 'break into' cells
    Scientists from Washington State University claim to have discovered how one of the planet's most deadly viruses uses teamwork to "break into" the human cell.
    Medical News Today
  • WSU Shield
    11.21.2013
    Studies to probe confluence of human, animal and environmental health in Africa
    Several UW researchers are working on disease prediction and control by looking at the interrelationships of people, other living creatures and their habitats.
    UW News
  • WSU Shield
    11.05.2013
    Fighting a sly, crippling disease
    Brucellosis is nasty stuff. Over time the bacteria settle in the joints where they can do real damage. Both literally and figuratively, brucellosis is a crippling disease.
    WSU Insider
  • WSU Shield
    10.01.2013
    How veterinary medicine can save the world
    According to one researcher, veterinarians' understanding of issues affecting global health is unmatched—which requires their involvement on the world stage.
    DVM-360
  • Jean Celli in the laboratory
    09.16.2013
    Brucellosis microbe infects, performs like giant
    Jean Celli is uncovering some of the secrets of brucella’s success, adding to the knowledge about how the bacteria spread inside the body and outwit the immune system.
    WSU Insider