MVP Laboratories teams up with Dr. Susan Detmer to spread swine influenza awareness

In an effort to keep our clients aware of the latest developments, MVP Laboratories is working with Dr. Susan Detmer of the University of Minnesota to publish an informative newsletter entitled Flu News. It deals with SIV as well as the current H1N1 pandemic and its implications for both humans and swine.

Susan Detmer received her doctor of veterinary medicine at the University of Minnesota, College of Veterinary Medicine in St. Paul, MN in 2003. In 2006, Susan began her combined PhD/residency training in anatomic pathology at the University of Minnesota. Her field of research is in control and characterization of swine influenza viruses, in particular the molecular epidemiology of swine influenza viruses of perceived high virulence. She is currently working with the Minnesota Center for Excellence for Influenza Research & Surveillance (MCEIRS) under her research advisors, Drs. Marie Gramer and Sagar Goyal.

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