Animal Diseases / Disease Control / Emerging Diseases / Livestock / Zoonotic Diseases

WSU takes big role in fighting animal diseases

Researchers at Washington State University are working to prevent diseases from moving from animals to humans, and they will soon have a new state-of-the-art facility to help them.

The Pullman school broke ground Friday 25 June on the $35 million headquarters for its new School for Global Animal Health. The building was funded with a $25 million grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. The rest came from other donors and through state bonds.

Read more … (Seattle Times)

WSU Press release

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