A woman veterinarian poses with dog seated on a white, modern TomoTherapy machine

Cancer Crusaders

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How today’s canine patients help to advance better cancer therapies for pets and people Rex, a five-year-old Cane Corso weighing in at 100 pounds, had a summer to remember in 2018. Swimming in Lake Michigan, …

Woman researcher, Jayshree Samanta, stands at lab bench

New Faculty Focus: Jayshree Samanta

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What attracted you to UW–Madison and the School of Veterinary Medicine? Samanta: The world-class stem cell and neuroscience research community. What was your first visit to campus like? I was impressed with the collegiality of …

An owner, a brown dog, and veterinarian David Vail in exam room.

A Shot at Preventing Canine Cancer

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Five-year trial now underway to test universal vaccine Could the body’s own immune system be primed to prevent cancer through a quick vaccine? A clinical trial launched this fall aims to bring new clarity to …