WSU breaks ground on $62M animal disease lab
The College of Veterinary Medicine at Washington State University, in Pullman, has started construction of a $61.9 million facility that will be occupied by the college’s Washington Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory. The laboratory will be located in a 62,000-square-foot new wing of the Paul G. Allen Center for Global Animal Health, says Charlie Powell, spokesman for the college.
Spokane Journal of Business
Animal health breaks ground for $61.9 million building
The Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health broke ground on a new $61.9 million building Saturday. The addition will house the Washington Animal Disease Diagnostics Lab (WADDL).
The Daily Evergreen
WSU breaks ground on $61.9 million building addition for animal disease lab
Work has begun on a $61.9 million building addition that will serve as the new home of the Washington Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory, which plays a critical role in infectious disease monitoring, public health, food safety and the success of the state’s fish and livestock industries.
WSU’s new WADDL facility to support animal and human health
Washington State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine broke ground today on a new facility for the Washington Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (WADDL)
WSU to break ground on new lab
After 11 years, construction of the Washington Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory is expected to start next month
Moscow-Pullman Daily News
Update on necropsies at WADDL Puyallup (AHFSL) and Saturday shipment charges
WADDL Avian Health Lab (Puyallup) update about changes in shipping charges.
Cougar in deadly attack had 'no abnormalities'
A report released Monday by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife said an examination of the cougar tested negative for rabies and any infectious diseases.
May’s rabid bat stats highest in 20 years
Since May 1, four bats found in Washington have tested positive for rabies, the highest number identified in the state in the month of May since 1998.
Washington State Department of Health
WSU to test cougar reportedly responsible for attack
WSU will run tests on a cougar believed to be responsible for an attack that left one dead and another wounded outside of Snoqualmie on May 19.
Daily Evergreen (WSU)
Two attacked by cougar identified; wildlife officials say predator was ‘emaciated’
The carcass of the cougar has been sent for examination by officials at Washington State University in Pullman. The animal was stalking the cyclists and was acting abnormally, Fish and Wildlife officials said.
The Seattle Times
State orders pathology tests on cougar that attacked bicyclists
In the politicized world of cougars, the state has ordered “third-party” pathology tests from Washington State University on the cougar that on Saturday killed one bicyclist and severely injured another.
The Seattle Times
Wildlife officials say cougar that attacked mountain bikers was ‘emaciated’
The cougar that attacked two bicyclists near North Bend on Saturday, killing one and leaving the other with serious injuries, was “emaciated,” according to a fish and wildlife official.
Canine influenza has not made it to the Palouse
Idaho and Washington dogs have largely escaped a potentially deadly influenza virus this year. It appears the Palouse has remained entirely untouched by canine influenza.
Moscow-Pullman Daily News
Global Animal Health Phase II building approved
The nearly $114 million for construction and renovation projects has been approved by state lawmakers and Gov. Jay Inslee. The funding is part of the $4.3 billion capital budget that state lawmakers approved.
Global Animal Health Building, Phase II
Phase II of the Global Animal Health Building (GAH2) will directly adjoin the Phase I (Allen Center) building completed in 2013.
WSU College of Veterinary Medicine
Equine herpesvirus-1, neuropathogenic strain detected in King County, Washington
Last week, WSDA was notified of a laboratory-verified case of equine herpes virus myeloencephalopathy or EHV-1, neuropathogenic strain, in King County.
Washington State Department of Agriculture
WSU Regents approve design phase for Phase II
The Washington State University Board of Regents today approved moving forward with the design phase for two new research and laboratory facilities planned for the Pullman campus.
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