Research

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First Foal Born from Frozen, Immature Egg

A colt named VICSI, born in May 2017, made international headlines as the world’s first foal who was created from a frozen, immature oocyte (egg).

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Ultrasound Imaging Makes Strides

The University of Pennsylvania’s New Bolton Center is the first veterinary hospital to own and use a Toshiba Aplio i800, a machine that utilizes innovative ultrasound technology to view images of soft tissues and enhance diagnostic capabilities.

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Tuning in to Soothe Stressed-Out Horses

Studies have shown that music can help reduce anxiety-related behaviors in horses.

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Gut Check: A New View from the Inside

Researchers are trying out the use of endoscopic cameras to help diagnose hindgut problems in horses.