TUFTS UNIVERSITY AND U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PIN THEIR SIGHTS ON HEALTHY EYES

TUFTS UNIVERSITY AND U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PIN THEIR SIGHTS ON HEALTHY EYES

A PERSON’S DIET NOT ONLY AFFECTS THEIR WEIGHT OR HEART FUNCTION, IT CAN ALSO AFFECT THEIR VISION. A SCIENTIST WITH TUFTS UNIVERSITY AND THE U-S DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE’S AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH SERVICE IS PLAYING A KEY ROLE IN THE STUDY OF PROLONGED VISUAL FUNCTION. ALLEN TAYLOR: Our lab is to ask why people when they get…

Solving Swine Diseases

Solving Swine Diseases

Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome, or PRRS, costs U.S. pork producers money and pigs every year. Overall, in the United States PRRS costs us 642 million a year and if you take into account veterinary costs, it’s one billion a year in the U.S. alone. For young pigs being sick means respiratory problems and loss…