Penn Vet researchers study cell behavior at its new Center for Host-Microbial Interactions.

Center for Host-Microbial Interactions

Join us for the Microbial Communities in Health and Disease Symposium and special presentation by Carl Zimmer.

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Cretaceous Caretaker

Professor of anatomy Peter Dodson helps describe a possible nest of young dinosaurs overseen by a caretaker.

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New Bolton Center Farrier's shoes

No Hoof, No Horse

"As much as 80 percent of equine lameness originates within the horse’s hoof," says New Bolton Center farrier Pat Reilly. He should know.

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Confronting Ebola by looking at viral budding

Confronting Ebola by looking at viral budding

Penn Vet's Dr. Ronald Harty, associate professor of microbiology, identifies compounds that control hemorrhagic viruses.

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Distraction osteogenesis effective in helping canine patient

Growing Brody's Bone

One-year-old Brody had a nagging limp. Why? Dr. Kim Agnello discovered that his radius bone had never fully grown in.

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Penn Vet uses flourescent imaging tool

Making Cancer Glow

Penn Vet surgical teams are lighting up tumors, a technique developed by surgeon David Holt and Penn Med's Sunil Singhal.

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Lisa Gretebeck, VMD

Adding Up the Pieces

Lisa Gretebeck V'14 is on a course to improve not just animals’ lives, but the health and well-being of humans as well.

Read about Lisa's journey...
Catching equine colic in time

Combatting Colic

Learn from one of our tip emergency vets how to increase your horse's chances for recovery from this often-deadly condition.

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Learn what vet school entails with our Summer VETS program for both college and high school students.


Researchers at Penn Vet and Penn Med collaborate on developing an efficient cardiac gene transfer strategy using minimally invasive approach.

Veterinary Hospitals

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