After the Storm After the Storm
After the Storm

Before Hurricane Maria rolled over the island of Puerto Rico, destroying homes and cities, Willie Bidot, a resident in the MU College of Veterinary Medicine, liked to follow the same routine every morning…

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CVM to Receive Shikles Distinguished Service Award CVM to Receive Shikles Distinguished Service Award
CVM to Receive Shikles Distinguished Service Award

The Missouri Horse Shows Association (MHSA) will present the Jeff Shikles Distinguished Service Award to the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine on Jan. 27, 2018.

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New PET/CT scanner opens at the University of Missouri New PET/CT scanner opens at the University of Missouri
New PET/CT scanner opens at the University of Missouri

The University of Missouri has a new weapon in the fight against disease. That same tool also will prove crucial to the fight against world hunger.

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Clinical Rotations Commence for CVM Class of 2019 Clinical Rotations Commence for CVM Class of 2019
Clinical Rotations Commence for CVM Class of 2019

Members of the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine Class of 2019 celebrated the successful completion of two years of study of basic veterinary sciences and their move into clinical rotations…

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New Faculty Join the Veterinary Health Center New Faculty Join the Veterinary Health Center
New Faculty Join the Veterinary Health Center

The University of Missouri Veterinary Health Center (VHC) recently welcomed several new faculty members.

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Promising New Drug Development Could Help Treat Cachexia Promising New Drug Development Could Help Treat Cachexia
Promising New Drug Development Could Help Treat Cachexia

According to the National Cancer Institute, nearly one-third of cancer deaths can be attributed to a wasting syndrome known as cachexia.

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Test Useful in Diagnosing Neurodegenerative Disease Test Useful in Diagnosing Neurodegenerative Disease
Test Useful in Diagnosing Neurodegenerative Disease

In 2009, Joan Coates, a veterinary neurologist, along with other researchers at the University of Missouri and the Broad Institute at MIT/Harvard, found a genetic link between degenerative myelopathy (DM) in dogs…

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College Opens Large Animal Ambulatory Facility College Opens Large Animal Ambulatory Facility
College Opens Large Animal Ambulatory Facility

The veterinary medicine service that is home on the range now has a new home, following the grand opening on Friday, April 21, of the University of Missouri Veterinary Health Center’s Large Animal Ambulatory facility.

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The VMDL is a full-service laboratory accredited by the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians. It provides in-depth laboratory diagnostic support to veterinary practitioners, livestock and poultry industry interests, companion animal interests, wildlife conservationists, scientists utilizing animals in their research throughout the university, state and regulatory officials, and clinicians of the Veterinary Health Center. Find out more about the VMDL.
 
The University of Missouri Veterinary Health Center at Wentzville, Missouri, offers unique services to complement the full line of routine and specialized veterinary care at our Columbia location. Our satellite clinic opened in 2011 and provides convenient care for St. Louis-area clients whose pets need cancer treatments, behavior treatment, dermatology or advanced diagnostic imaging.
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There are many benefits to enrolling in a clinical trial. Many provide first access to proposed new treatments that might be more successful than what is currently recommended. Other trials discover better ways to diagnose or monitor disease. Clinical trials contribute to our knowledge and improve the future quality of care for all pets. Additionally, we may be able to subsidize the cost of care if a pet is identified as a good candidate for a trial. Find out more about our clinical trials.