Date: April 23, 2019
Speaker: Pranav Danthi, PhD, Associate Professor, Biology, Indiana University Bloomington
Title: Viral control of prosurvival and prodeath signaling
Date: April 30, 2019
Speaker: John Loftus, PhD, DVM, DACVIM, Assistant Professor, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University
Title: Targeting the Retrobiome During Aging in Sled Dogs
Baker Institute for Animal Health pursues scientific discoveries in animal health to improve the lives of both humans and animals alike. Founded in 1950 on a leafy 30-acre campus in Ithaca, New York, the Institute is proud to continue building on more than a half century history of discoveries and innovation in vaccines and infectious disease, reproductive biology, cancer research, and basic biology. Today, Baker’s faculty and research staff continue to study the pathogens and genetic disorders of dogs, cats, horses, and other animals and the underlying causes of cancer in animals and in humans, often leading the science in new and innovative directions.