Pathobiology

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today reported on the research of Assistant Professor Jessica Brandt of the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment on how selenium moves through the ecosystem in the Western U.S., which was recently published in Environmental Science & Technology. Selenium is a micronutrient acquired through diet, but excess exposure, and the timing of the […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today announced Connecticut Sea Grant (CTSG) will lead a three-year, multi-state initiative to create an economic and business framework to spur the fledgling domestic kelp industry into the mainstream. The initiative is being led by Agricultural and Resource Economics Emeritus Professor Robert Pomeroy, who also serves as an extension specialist and marine resource economist […]

Veterinary pathologist returns to CAHNR as director of the Connecticut Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Lab

Salvatore Frasca, formerly professor in the Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Science, has been appointed director of the Connecticut Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory (CVMDL), returning to UConn after three years at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine. “I hope to be part of bringing cutting-edge digital pathology and telepathology to the CVMDL and […]

CAHNR in the news

UConn Today announced UConn’s Peter J. Werth Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation created a new pilot program aimed at engaging first-year undergraduate women entrepreneurs. Georgiette Adejayan, an allied health sciences major, is one of eleven women taking part in the new effort aimed at engaging first-year undergraduate women with mentorship, networking and resources to support […]