Nutrition & Cancer

Current departmental research in this area includes exploration of cancer gene therapy, development of a rapid test for early cancer screening, and vitamin D analogs for treatment of colon cancer, inflammatory bowel disease and other immune-mediated diseases.  Other research involves dairy cattle by studying mineral homeostasis, immune suppression during calving, and diseases in transition dairy cows.

Researchers                                                                         
Steve Carlson, DVM, PhD
Jesse Paul Goff, DVM, PhD