A well-deserved major honor for a UK scientist from the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. The Tobacco Science Research Conference presented Professor Emeritus George Wagner with its Lifetime Achievement Award for his research at the Kentucky Tobacco Research and Development Center.
When most people think of the "fight against cancer," mental images of doctors counseling patients or white-coated researchers looking through a microscope often come to mind. However, clinicians and researchers across the country wouldn't be able to make major strides forward in cancer care without the critical information provided by cancer registries.
The world-renowned Gluck Equine Research Center at the University of Kentucky has again made an important breakthrough; a novel test to determine the likelihood of a long-term equine arteritis virus carrier state in stallions.
UK College of Law Professor Robert Schwemm's paper is cited in a final rule formalizing new protections under the Fair Housing Act for sexual and other forms of harassment in housing. The rule is titled "Quid Pro Quo and Hostile Environment Harassment and Liability for Discriminatory Housing Practices under the Fair Housing Act."