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Posted on: September 15, 2020

K-State disease researchers making strides in the fight against COVID-19 and African Swine Fever

Kansas State University researchers at the Center of Excellence for Emerging and Zoonotic Animal Diseases (CEEZAD) are making great strides in the fight against two diseases having significant impact on global health and economies: COVID-19 and African Sw...

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

Businesses, organizations prepare for and prevent threats to U.S. food supply

“We’re the group that takes ag and biosecurity research out of the laboratory and makes it actionable. We apply it to the real world.”

National Agricultural Biosecurity Center Director Marty Vanier, DVM, and her team collabora...

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Posted on: August 31, 2020

Explore Kansas State University Programs to Launch a Career in Zoonotic Disease Research

The COVID-19 global pandemic has caused many people to become more aware of infectious diseases and the threat they pose to public health. As people are looking to researchers for answers, career fields in infectious disease research are gaining a lot of ...

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

Why Your Biosecurity Business Should Have a Presence in Manhattan, Kansas

In 2008, after an extensive national search, the Department of Homeland Security announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility, or NBAF, would be built in Manhattan, Kansas. This research facility is the only one...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

U.S. CattleTrace: Protecting Our Livestock, Protecting Our Food Supply

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Cattle move around the country for all sorts of reasons. Sometimes ranchers will introduce new cattle to their herds to improve the herd’s overall genetics. Sometimes cattle are sent to different facilities — ranches, auction markets, ...

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Posted on: July 20, 2020

USDA National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility: A game-changer for animal health and disease research

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Given all the attention to zoonotic and foreign animal diseases this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it may come as a surprise that the United States doesn’t have a biosafety level 4 (BSL-4) laboratory where the mo...

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Posted on: July 20, 2020

COVID-19 Research, Vaccine Innovations Make GMEP Region a Leader in Pandemic Fight

Kansas State University and faculty in the Biosecurity Research Institute and the College of Veterinary Medicine have conducted important research about how COVID-19 is transmitted and have developed promising vaccine and treatment candidates.

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

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Ready to innovate for greater profits? Need proximity to world-class researchers and a student talent pipeline? At Kansas State University, you’ll find the resources to help you make your next breakthrough.

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

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Ballet classes and football games. Wine tastings and soccer tournaments. Hiking adventures and bison watching. Our ranchers and researchers, business owners and college students, experienced executives and young professionals have created something specia...

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