Other Veterinary Technologies

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New Gene Chip Could Help Detect, Treat WNV in Horses

December 08, 2011

Researchers developed a "brain and immunity chip" to characterize molecular changes in the equine brain.... Read More

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The Toe Crena: A Laminitic Link?

December 07, 2011

Research is needed to determine if the toe crena could be used as a prognostic indicator for laminitic horses.... Read More

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Foot Type and Laminitis Incidence in Feral Horses

December 01, 2011

Contrary to popular belief, feral horses are not exempt from developing laminitis.... Read More

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Understanding Chronic Pain

December 01, 2011

Chronic pain can't be ignored, as it negatively impacts both a horse's physiology and his mental health.... Read More

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AAEP Convention Attracts 6,400 to San Antonio

November 30, 2011

Nearly 6,400 veterinary professionals, guests, and exhibitors attended the 2011 meeting.... Read More

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AAEP Foundation Announces Laminitis Research Campaign

November 29, 2011

The first of multiple studies in the laminitis research campaign is already under way at Texas A&M.... Read More

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BIVI Announces Equine Research Award Recipients

November 28, 2011

The winning research proposals address issues surrounding ERV diagnosis, symptomatology, and treatment.... Read More

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LeBlanc Receives WEVA Lifetime Achievement Award

November 25, 2011

Michelle LeBlanc, DVM, Dipl. ACT, received the award at the 2011 WEVA Congress in Hyderbad, India.... Read More

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Cryotherapy Methods to Treat Laminitis

November 22, 2011

Cryotherapy is known to have anti-inflammatory and pain relieving effects, both of which help affected horses.... Read More

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McDonnell Receives AAEP's George Stubbs Award

November 21, 2011

The award honors a nonveterinarian individual who has made substantial contributions to veterinary medicine... Read More

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Assessing Lameness Severity in Horses with Chronic Laminitis

November 20, 2011

The use of force plate-based technology could quantify lameness severity in chronically laminitic horses.... Read More

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Cohen Discusses Epidemiology in the 2011 Milne Lecture

November 20, 2011

Texas A&M professor Noah Cohen, VMD, MPH, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, delivered the Frank J. Milne lecture Nov. 20.... Read More

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Inaugural EQUUS Foundation Research Fellowships Awarded

November 20, 2011

Two equine researchers were presented today with the inaugural 2011 EQUUS Foundation Research Fellowships.... Read More

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Treating Respiratory Diseases Horse Course Archived

November 16, 2011

The presentation discussed evidence-based approaches to treating airway disease (such as heaves) in horses.... Read More

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Blikslager Honored for Work in Equine Pain Management

November 15, 2011

Blikslager was selected by an international panel chaired by David Hodgson, BVSc, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, FACSM.... Read More

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2011 Rutgers Equine Science Update Scheduled for Dec. 8

November 08, 2011

The evening will include a high-speed treadmill demonstration and an Equine Science Center activity update.... Read More

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Horse Treadmill Makes Learning Equine Science Fun for Youth

November 04, 2011

The Rutgers ESC has added a virtual tour of their exercise physiology laboratory to their website.... Read More

FEI President HRH Princess Haya, who gave the opening address at the 2011 WEVA Conference in India on Nov. 2.

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FEI President Celebrates Equine Vets at 2011 WEVA Congress

November 03, 2011

FEI President HRH Princess Haya delivered the opening address at the 2011 WEVA Congress in India on Nov. 2.... Read More

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Lecture Discusses NEXT Generation in Equine Tissue Healing

October 30, 2011

Nonsurgical exogenous crosslinking therapy (NEXT) is undergoing efficacy testing in healing equine tendons... Read More

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Scientist: Score Equine Pain with 'Research Pain Models'

October 29, 2011

Reliable equine pain models are required for testing the effectiveness of new or existing pain-killing drugs.... Read More

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UM Seeks Help in Seasonal Pasture Myopathy Research

October 28, 2011

Researchers are still working to fully understand this pasture-associated muscle disorder of unknown cause.... Read More

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ITPP Research Receives Funding from PHHA

October 25, 2011

The money will help develop detection methods for and study the effects of ITPP, a performance enhancing drug.... Read More

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UK Graduate Spotlight: Katheryn Cerny

October 22, 2011

Katheryn Cerny will complete her master's in veterinary science at the University of Kentucky in early 2012.... Read More

Amanda Adams and two of her aged research subjects.

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Adams Named Assistant Research Professor at Gluck Center

October 20, 2011

Adams' research in her new position will focus on equine immunology, gerontology, and nutrition.... Read More

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Rattlesnake Bites in Horses: A Retrospective Review

October 16, 2011

Researchers noted a 9% mortality rate in horses bitten by rattlesnakes.... Read More