January 12, 2021
NC State Clinical Trial Testing Promising Canine Osteosarcoma Treatment
The trial at the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine is testing a new drug designed to enhance radiation therapy.
July 28, 2020
Gut Microbiome Study Could Guide New Canine Epilepsy Treatments
Neurology professor Karen Muñana is leading a new three-year study into canine epilepsy, the most common neurological condition in dogs, but one of the least understood.
June 29, 2015
Neurology Study May Lead to Better Outcomes for Paraplegic Dogs
A one-size-fits-all approach is not ideal for treating spinal cord injuries, according to findings from a clinical trial conducted by NC State researchers...
November 6, 2013
NC State University Comparative Pain Research Lab Studies Role of Pain in Chronic Mobility Issues
Researchers in the Comparative Pain Research Laboratory at NC State University’s Veterinary Health Complex are seeking participants for a clinical trial that seeks to measure pain levels in dogs. Eligible dogs are two or older, weigh at least 33 pounds, and exhibit lameness in hind limbs, stiffness in the hips and/ or stifle joint, or
April 25, 2009
CVM Leads National Trial Involving Acute Disc Herniations in Canines
The College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) is the lead investigator in a national trial evaluating the effectiveness of medical therapies combined with surgical treatment of severe acute disc herniations in dogs. A common problem in chondrodystrophoid breeds such as Dachshunds, Bassett Hounds, Pekinese, Beagles, and Lhasa Apsos, acute intervertebral disc herniations (IVDD) occur when the