John Maday

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Recent Stories by John Maday

Mycotoxins in Southern Forages

Aug 17, 2018 by John Maday
At the recent Academy of Veterinary Consultants summer conference, several presentations highlighted potential sources of cattle morbidity, where further study and increased awareness could help guide future management.

Mass Treatment, Big Impact

Aug 15, 2018 by John Maday
When a group of newly weaned, co-mingled, stressed calves with unknown vaccination history or immune status arrive at a feedyard, managers and veterinarians can predict they are at a high risk for BRD.

Elk Feedgrounds Could Increase CWD Risk

Aug 07, 2018 by John Maday
Winter feeding in wild elk herds in Wyoming generally provides economic benefits, but if chronic wasting disease (CWD) enters the picture, those benefits could dry up, according to a University of Wyoming study.

Breaking the Lyme Disease Cycle

Jul 30, 2018 by John Maday
Mice actually play a key role in the transmission cycle for Lyme disease, and researchers at MIT and Harvard are exploring genomic editing as a tool for disrupting that cycle.

EU Puts the Brakes on Gene Editing

Jul 27, 2018 by John Maday
Genomic editing technology such as CRISPR/Cas9 offers tremendous potential for accelerating genetic progress, but a new ruling from the European Court of Justice (ECJ) appears likely to stifle research and development.

Help Wanted: Rural Veterinarians

Jul 25, 2018 by John Maday
The challenge of meeting ever-growing global food requirements, while protecting public health and animal welfare, means greater need for food-animal veterinarians.