Jan 28, 2021
CFAH's Dr. Linda Saif featured in this article on COVID-19 and your pets.
COVID-19 vaccine for Fido and Fluffy? Some researchers say yes
Jan 27, 2021
CFAH's Robin Weimer is the recipient of the 2020 Staff Advisory Council Shirley Brooks-Jones Citizenship Award.
This award recognizes a CFAES staff member who
Jan 20, 2021
A member of Ohio State’s Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI), CFAH's Dr. Linda Saif recently discussed COVID-19 vaccine development during an IDI Symposium in early December. Following the discussion, Saif provided more answers to questions for Ohio State Insights.
Are these coronavirus vaccines safe? An expert weighs in
Dec 8, 2020
Congratulations to Xiaoyu Niu and Kush Yadav for receiving student awards at CRWAD 2020
Xiaoyu Niu received the Lynn Joens Memorial Award - 1st Place for his presentation Mutation in the exoribonuclease of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus causes high genetic instability.
Kush Yadav received the Lynn Joens Memorial Award - 2nd Place for his presentation Ectopic expression of genotype-1 Hepatitis E virus ORF4 increases genotype-3 HEV viral replication in cell culture
Oct 22, 2020
MediFind has published their report “Beyond Fauci: Meet the Science Superheroes Leading the U.S. COVID-19 Response.” In it, they honor Linda Saif and nine other scientists who have lead the charge against COVID-19.
Sep 29, 2020
The university has been awarded a $10 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to study the long-term, longitudinal impact of COVID-19 on first responders, health care workers and the general population. The award will fund the Center for Serological Testing to Improve Outcomes from Pandemic COVID-19 (STOP-COVID), a new Serological Sciences Center of Excellence. Center co-investigators include FAHRP's Linda Saif and Anastasia Vlasova.
Aug 5, 2020
The American Association of Avian Pathologists annually selects an outstanding student to be the recipient of the Reed Rumsey Student Award for Advancement of Avian Medicine. Dr. Amir Ghorbani, a graduate student in Dr. Lee's Laboratoy in FAHRP, was this year's winner of the Reed Rumsey Student Award for basic research in avian medicine. Dr. Ghorbani received his veterinary degree in 2012 from the Islamic Azad University, Karaj Branch in Iran. His presentation was titled "Development of Next-generation Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccines with Elite Interferon-inducing Capabilities."
Jun 24, 2020
Scientist Linda Saif has long been a trusted partner when the world stumbles into a pandemic.
Read more about Dr. Saif in the Summer 2020 edition of Ohio State Alumni Magazine
May 11, 2020
Congratulations to all of FAHRP's 2019-2020 Grads!
Evaluation of Sampling Methods for the Study of Respiratory Bacterial Microbiota in Chickens
C.W. Lee, Advisor
Kush Kumar Yadav
Genotype 1 hepatitis E virus (HEV) ORF4 protein enhances genotype 3 HEV replication
Scott Kenney, Advisor
May 5, 2020
Ohio State’s Office of Research has awarded seed funding to 24 research projects that rapidly address critical health and community problems associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. FAHRP's Dr. Scott Kenney was awarded funds to test nanoparticle vaccines for their ability to produce protective immune responses using swine as vaccine test candidates.