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Making sense of animal health with genetics

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Department of Veterinary Medicine

Madingley Road

Cambridge

CB3 0ES

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Why are different breeds of dogs predisposed to different diseases? How can we use genetics to guide the diagnosis and treatment of cancer? Where did the mysterious canine transmissible venereal tumour appear and how did it spread around the world? Meet our veterinary experts for a fascinating day of cutting-edge biomedical science.

Drop-in from 10am - 1pm
Talks running at; 10am, 11am & 12pm these must be pre-booked

- 10 am: "Why do Spaniels get sick? Interactions between genes and environment"

- 11 am: "When cuteness goes wrong: the truth about the flat faced dogs"

- 12 noon: "A shaggy dog story: The contagious cancer that conquered the world"

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