News : 2017 : May

Special Event at AAV: Racing Extinction Screening

The University of Miami is pleased to present a special screening of the movie Racing Extinction the Annual Association of Avian Veterinarians meeting in Washington, D.C. Utilizing state of the art equipment, Oscar winning director Louie Psihoyos assembles a teach of artists and activists intent on showing the world never before seen images that expose issues of endangered species and mass extinction.

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Case of the Month: Is It Really Albumin?

The Case of Methods to Quantitate Albumin, Dr. Carolyn Cray presents the new Case of the Month. In many species – especially birds and reptiles – the albumin value that is obtained from chemistry analyzers is not valid. Electrophoresis provides a valid albumin as well as a reflection of any ongoing acute phase responses.

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