April 8, 2021
Pilot Study Finds Evidence of Bartonella Infection in Schizophrenia Patients
Bartonella are bacteria historically associated with cat-scratch disease, which until recently was thought to be solely a short-lived or self-limiting infection.
March 25, 2021
Stepping Back To See Antimicrobial Resistance’s Big Picture
Dual DVM/Ph.D. student Annie Wang recently received a NIH fellowship to investigate potential evolutionary and ecological factors in AMR development.
March 16, 2021
Model May Help Chincoteague Ponies Avoid Deadly Infection
NC State researchers have created a model that can identify potential hot spots for the pathogen Pythium insidiosum in the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.
February 26, 2021
NC State Veterinary Medicine Research Roundup, February 2021
Cattle pain management, investigating an emerging pathogen and more of the latest published research from NC State Veterinary Medicine.
February 18, 2021
Multi-Model Approach Could Help Farmers Prepare for, Contain PEDV Outbreaks
The approach may enable farmers to be more proactive in preventing the spread of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus and to optimize their efforts to control the disease.
December 16, 2020
Grant Supports NC State Livestock Infectious Disease Research
The project led by Gustavo Machado is a collaboration between academia, government and industry to build a sustainable and effective defense against diseases such as African swine fever.
December 9, 2020
Study: Bartonella Infection Associated With Psychiatric Symptoms and Skin Lesions
The research adds to the body of evidence that not only can Bartonella infection mimic a spectrum of chronic illnesses, but that dermatological symptoms may accompany infection.
November 11, 2020
Enterococcus Co-Infection Makes Colibacillosis Deadlier in Poultry, NC State Study Finds
Avian colibacillosis can cause septicemia, organ failure and death. The infection is estimated to cost the U.S. poultry industry millions of dollars a year in losses.
November 10, 2020
NC State Veterinary Medicine Researchers Identify New Rickettsia Species in Dogs
The new yet unnamed species, initially identified in three dogs, is part of the spotted-fever group which includes Rickettsia rickettsii, the bacteria that cause Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever.