Interpreting Breed-Specific Risk of Genetic Disease

Published on November 17, 2021

Most health outcomes in dogs and humans are caused by a combination of environmental and…

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Using Genetics to Predict Physical Traits

Published on November 12, 2021

Seeing through DNA Although the genome is vast and largely unexplored, we know a great…

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Understanding the Microbiome

Published on October 7, 2021

Our Inside Precision series is a deep dive into the physiological and biochemical research being…

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Liquid Assets: The Diagnostic Power of Biological Samples

Published on September 16, 2021

Let’s be honest, getting blood drawn at the doctor’s office isn’t usually the highlight of…

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Take a Tour of the Precision Sample Kit Process

Published on September 2, 2021

One key aspect of our research at the Dog Aging Project involves collecting biological samples…

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Banking on Quality and Care

Published on August 18, 2021

About a year ago, the Dog Aging Project and the Cornell Veterinary Biobank were jointly…

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Demystifying Inbreeding

Published on July 29, 2021

Most of us first learned about inbreeding in a high school history class. You remember…

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Making Sense of Genomic Sequence Data

Published on July 14, 2021

From tall, lanky deerhounds to short, stocky terriers, dogs come in all shapes, sizes, and…

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Summer Fun and Safety for Our Companions!

Published on June 16, 2021

Summertime brings fantastic occasions for fun, and of course, we want to include our canine…

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Celebrating Science on Your Pack Day Anniversary!

Published on May 18, 2021

What’s a Pack Day Anniversary? We’re glad you asked! Pack Day is the anniversary of…

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