Pathobiology

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today reported on a study done with elephant and Weddell seals by a team that included the Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Science’s Assistant Research Professor Milton Levin. There was no evidence of damage to pulmonary tissues in the seals. See also R&D and Journal of Experimental Biology. Business Vancouver depicted and quoted Department […]

CAHNR in the news

Scientific American quoted Ock Chun about her research into furocoumarins, the chemicals that are responsible for the skin’s reaction to giant hogweed sap. Chun is an associate professor in nutritional sciences. NBC News reported that mosquitoes trapped in New Canaan have tested positive for West Nile virus.  The Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Science participates in […]

CAHNR provides many undergrad research opportunities

Various CAHNR students and faculty advisors/mentors are involved in undergraduate research projects. According to Associate Dean for Academic Programs Sandra Bushmich, undergraduates follow several avenues of exposure to research science. Some examples include students who do research for academic credit, through internship programs and as part of employment in a laboratory. Recent undergraduate research events […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today reported on Assistant Professor Lindsey Lepley‘s new grant to study how anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) rehabilitation can be improved to prevent the development of post-traumatic osteoarthritis. Lepley is on the faculty of kinesiology. Med City News ran an article co-authored by Professor Sherry Pagoto about digital health. Pagoto, who is on the faculty […]