May 21, 2020
CVM Graduate Student Earns NIH Biomedical Research Fellowship
The pig stem cells Kathryn Polkoff studies could one day help human skin rapidly heal after life-threatening burns.
March 4, 2020
Groundbreaking NC State Equine Tendon Injury Research Receives Funding
The two-year project will explore how to maximize the benefits of stem cell therapy for athletic horses.
November 5, 2019
Dogs May Hold Key to Fighting Human Bladder Cancer
A pioneering bladder cancer study launching at the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine will compare the origins and characteristics of the disease in dogs and humans, a promising approach to developing earlier diagnosis and improved therapies for both species. The two-year project, which recently received funding from the V Foundation for Cancer Research, will
July 29, 2019
CVM Grad Student Wins National Veterinary Research Award
NC State College of Veterinary Medicine Ph.D. student Amy Stieler Stewart is the winner of the 2019 Boehringer Ingelheim Veterinary Graduate Award for her innovative research using stem cells to treat intestinal injury. Stewart received the honor during last weekend’s National Veterinary Scholars Symposium co-sponsored Boehringer Ingelheim, a pharmaceutical company specializing in human and animal
July 17, 2019
CVM Researcher Awarded Immunology Fellowship
Alix Berglund, a postdoctoral research scholar at the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine, has received a Careers in Immunology Fellowship from the American Association of Immunologists. The fellowship awards a primary investigator a year of salary support for a trainee in their lab. Berglund and Lauren Schnabel, CVM associate professor of equine surgery, were
January 13, 2019
CVM Study to Use Innovative Cancer Detection Tool, Seeks Participants
The study explores the effectiveness of a new test developed at the CVM for early diagnosis of urothelial carcinoma, a cancer of the urinary tract also known as transitional cell carcinoma.
December 17, 2018
CVM Ph.D. Student Earns Recognition for Colic Research
Stewart is in the fourth year of her Ph.D. work in the Comparative Medicine and Translational Research Training Program run by Sam Jones, professor of equine medicine.
September 27, 2018
CVM Alum Named to 100 Most Influential African Americans List
Tyler Allen is among the youngest members on The Root 100 list, the online magazine’s annual compendium of influential African Americans between the ages of 25 and 45 behind barrier-breaking work.
August 12, 2018
Undergraduate Research Program Gives Early Vet School Experience
The CVM’s undergraduate research program is an immersive introduction to the CVM and to the wide world of veterinary medicine. CVM faculty members have informally taken in interested undergraduates for decades...
March 28, 2018
Spring 2018 The Oath Magazine
Every day the CVM celebrates innovation, determination and courage. The stories in the latest edition of the Oath reflect that spirit. There’s the groundbreaking cancer research of student Tyler Allen and striking portraits of cancer survivors. There’s the tenacity of our equine surgeons, the power of veterinary scholarships and a unique approach to teaching communication skills. As