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Where Have We Been? Attending Congressional Briefings!
The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology held a briefing on the importance of research in dogs to improve canine and human health. Timothy Nichols of UNC-Chapel Hill, Amy LeBlanc of the National Cancer Institute and Elaine Ostrander of the National Human Genome Research Institute discussed their research into a variety of canine ailments that have been very informative in understanding and treating human disorders. The Personal Genetics Education Project from Harvard Medical School organized a congressional briefing on…