Gut microbes closely linked to range of health issues

Researchers are gaining a new appreciation of the critical role that gut microbes play in the immune system, and how their disruption may lead to disease.

College of Veterinary Medicine resumes normal operations following EHV-1 case

Three weeks after diagnosing a horse with a form of equine herpes virus and suspending all elective surgical and medical services for horses and camelids, the Oregon State University College of Veterinary Medicine announced today that it is resuming normal operations.

OSU treats horse with virus that can cause serious illness in horses, llamas, alpacas

The Oregon State University College of Veterinary Medicine has diagnosed a horse with a form of equine herpes virus, a naturally occurring virus that can cause serious illness in horses.

Oregon State University breaks record with $441 million in research grants

Oregon State University crossed the $400 million threshold in grants and contracts for the first time in the fiscal year that ended June 30, including being awarded a grant to build a $122 million regional research vessel.

Summer Veterinary Experience targets high-achieving, underrepresented students

Two dozen high-achieving high school students from underrepresented populations will spend a week on OSU’s Corvallis campus in mid-August to get a hands-on look at the veterinary profession.

Elevated cholesterol's link with canine cancer includes a better prognosis

Usually thought of as a health detriment, elevated cholesterol may play a role in longer survival times for dogs with a common form of bone cancer.

OSU veterinary students to treat neglected animals in Nicaragua

A group of veterinary students from Oregon State University will travel to Nicaragua this summer to conduct six days of free clinics on a rural island that has no regular veterinary care.

OSU vet college to host popular Pet Day celebration on Saturday, May 6

The College of Veterinary Medicine at Oregon State University will host its popular annual Pet Day celebration on Saturday, May 6, at Magruder Hall on campus.

Natural carbohydrate shows promise as weapon against food poisoning

Chitosan, a natural carbohydrate derived from crustacean shells, is showing promise as a weapon against a bacterium that annually sickens more than a million people in the United States.

OSU Pet Day planned for May 7

OSU will hold its 29th annual Pet Day on May 7, when the College of Veterinary Medicine opens its doors for tours, demonstrations, displays, a petting zoo, and other events.

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