Department News and Updates! January 20, 2012


  • Barry Wilson also met with the Chinese Academy of Science Delegates last week
  • Two ANS faculty positions advertized
  • UCD Goat Day tomorrow, 1/21 at Freeborn Hall


  • ANS Undergrad Kristin Haitz selected for prestigious Dekeyser & Friends 
  • Foundation Internship to work with Dr. Jane Goodall in Germany Winter Quarter


  • Glenn Nader & Alison Van Eenennaam receive Russell L. Rustici Rangeland & Cattle Research award.
  • Kirk Klasing coauthors “Influence of dietary ingredients on in vitro inflammatory response of intestinal porcine epithelial cells challenged by an enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (K88).” in Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis. 2011 Dec
  • Josie Trott, Anke Schennink, Whitney Petrie, R Manjarin, Monica VanKlompenberg, & Russ Hovey author “Prolactin: The multi-faceted potentiator of mammary growth and function.” J Anim Sci Dec 2011
  • Monica Vanklompenberg, Hatley McMicking & Russ Hovey author “Technical note: A vacuum-assisted approach for biopsying the mammary glands of various species” in J Dairy Sci Jan 2012