December 21, 2021
Heart to Heart: Following Treatment at NC State, Dog With Heart Murmur Comes Home to Girl With Same Condition
When it became time to look for a forever home for Kallie, an online pet ad included her heart story so that potential owners would know she might need special care. That's exactly what drew 7-year-old Ali to her new best friend.
November 29, 2021
A New Coat of Excellence in Cardiology from a Close Friend of NC State
When Cindy Clark and Joe Hackley realized that they had never done anything to formally recognize Terri DeFrancesco, a coat of excellence seemed to be the perfect way to do it.
June 22, 2021
In Memoriam: Randy Ward, 1945-2021
When Randy Ward died June 7, he left an indelible legacy of support and generosity that uplifted those who knew him and elevated the college.
April 20, 2021
Reopen and Regenerate: Exosome-Coated Stent Heals Vascular Injury, Repairs Damaged Tissue
The stent has a “smart-release” trigger that could both prevent reopened blood vessels from narrowing and deliver regenerative stem cell-derived therapy to tissue.
March 10, 2021
Pericardial Injection Effective, Less Invasive Way to Get Regenerative Therapies to Heart
Injecting hydrogels containing stem cell or exosome therapeutics directly into the pericardial cavity could be a more effective means of treating cardiac injury, according to CVM-led research.
January 7, 2021
A Heartfelt Gift for Saving Tuc
Tuc the cat faced an uphill battle, but NC State gave Liz and Dennis Elwell something they desperately needed — hope.
July 9, 2020
CVM Research Shows Chronic Health Impact of Bartonella Strain on Dogs
Ed Breitschwerdt discusses research showing links between Bartonella rochalimae and canine heart infections.
May 28, 2019
The Heart of the Matter
When Clarke Atkins and Bruce Keene joined the faculty of NC State’s College of Veterinary Medicine three decades ago, they had no way of knowing how intertwined their careers would become. They had already worked together at the University of Wisconsin for five years when two positions became available at NC State. “We came here
January 8, 2018
From Seattle With Love
How did someone who has never visited the CVM or had her pet treated in the NC State Veterinary hospital become a faithful patron of the CVM? It turns out that it’s a matter of the heart...