Pathobiology

CAHNR in the news

The Scientist related an experience with antibiotics by Associate Professor Paulo Verardi that reminded him of a research study paper he recently read. The Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Science faculty member was quoted as saying that any drug, including antibiotics, can have off-target effects. UConn Today, in an article about the UConn Environment Metanoia, quoted Professor […]

Awards and Accolades for CAHNR

Department of Pathobiology and Veterinary Science Professor Steven J. Geary was recently voted in as chair-elect for the International Organization for Mycoplasmology (IOM). According to the its website, IOM is a nonprofit organization that exists to promote the cooperative international study of mycoplasmas (Mollicutes) and mycoplasmal diseases and to disseminate knowledge about their characteristics, effects, transmission […]

CAHNR in the news

Public Radio International described research into the effects of sponsorship agreements between food and beverage manufacturers and televised sports on children’s nutritional health. Department of Allied Health Sciences Associate Professor Jennifer Harris was a co-author of the study, which was published in Pediatrics. See also MSN, CNN and Telemundo. The Scientist included comments by Associate Professor […]

CAHNR in the news

Science Direct posted an article by Shaheer Burney, a postdoctoral research associate in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics. It looks at the impact of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) on food choices of low-income households and is based on Burney’s research. Natural News quoted Gregory Panza, a doctoral student, about research findings that […]