Columbia, Mo. -- In a study that could have applications in human medicine as well, researchers at the University of Missouri are studying potential biomarkers in dogs that could lead to early diagnosis of osteoarthritis, helping identify patients at higher risk for the disease.
Lincoln, Neb. -- Students in the inaugural class of the professional program in veterinary medicine, a collaboration between the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Iowa State University, have completed the first two years of study at Nebraska and will move on to Iowa in the fall.
Blacksburg, Va. -- Virginia Tech's Board of Visitors approved a new Master of Public Health degree program aimed at addressing shortages in the public health work force in human and veterinary medicine.
Lakewood, Colo. -- The American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) released a 12-page consensus statement on equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) as a guide to veterinarians in managing the disease.