Study to evaluate use of probiotic in dogs with bladder cancer

Title: Canine Bladder Cancer Probiome Trial – Can probiotics improve clinical outcomes? Addition of probiotic Escherichia coli Nissle 1917 to a vinblastine / piroxicam protocol for the treatment for urothelial carcinoma in dogs Investigators: Corey Saba, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology faculty) If interested, please have your primary veterinarian request additional information […]

Study to evaluate dogs with osteosarcoma

Title: COTC034: Clinical, molecular, and immune characterization of naturally occurring osteosarcoma in dogs Investigators: Corey Saba, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology faculty) If interested, please have your primary veterinarian request additional information through the UGA Oncology service by calling the small animal referral coordinator at 706-542-5362. Study description: The purposes of this […]

Study to evaluate novel treatment for dogs with oral melanoma

Title: A multicenter, placebo controlled field study evaluating a novel investigational veterinary product (IVP) in dogs with oral melanoma Investigators: Corey Saba, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology faculty) If interested, please have your primary veterinarian request additional information through the UGA Oncology service by calling the small animal referral coordinator at 706-542-5362. […]

Study to Evaluate Biomarkers in Cats with Chronic Kidney Disease

Title: Evaluation of untargeted urinary metabolomic profiling, microRNA (miRNA), and advanced glycation end products (AGEs) in cats with chronic kidney disease (CKD) Investigators: Joe Bartges, DVM, PhD, DACVIM, DACVN (Internal Medicine, Interventional Radiology, and Nutrition faculty) Chad Schmiedt, DVM, MS, DACVS (Soft Tissue Surgery faculty and Alison Bradbury Chair in […]

Study to evaluate the effectiveness of bone marrow concentrate for the control of osteoarthritis associated elbow pain in dogs

Title: A pilot, masked, randomized clinical field study to evaluate the effectiveness of joint injection with bone marrow concentrate (BMC) compared to placebo for the control of pain associated with elbow osteoarthritis in dogs. Investigators: Valentine Verpaalen, DVM, MS, DACVS (Surgery Faculty) If interested, please call the UGA Small Animal […]

Study to evaluate a hormone therapy for prevention of adrenal disease in ferrets

Title: Deslorelin implant as a preventative therapy for adrenal disease in the ferret Investigators: Joerg Mayer, DVM, MS, DABVP, DECZM, DACZM (Zoological Medicine faculty) If interested please contact our Clinical Trials Coordinator Lisa Reno via email ([email protected]) or phone at 706-296-7818. Study description: Adrenal disease is one of the primary […]

Comparison of three vascular closure techniques in dogs undergoing cardiac catheterization

Comparison of Vascular Closure Techniques in Dogs Undergoing Percutaneous Transcatheter Intervention Investigators: Lauren Markovic, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology faculty) Amanda Coleman, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology faculty) Arianne Fabella, DVM (Cardiology resident) If interested, please have your primary veterinarian request additional information through the Clinical Trials Coordinator Lisa Reno at 706-296-7818 or the […]

Study to evaluate 3D printing of cardiac anatomy

3-Dimensional Cardiovascular Modeling to Enhance Training, Education and Pre-procedural Planning for Structural Heart Disease Investigators: Lauren Markovic, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology) Mandy Coleman, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology) If interested, please have your primary veterinarian request additional information through the Clinical Trials Coordinator Lisa Reno at 706-296-7818 or the UGA Cardiology service by […]

Study to determine the molecular pathways of autoimmune skin disease using RNA sequencing

Transcriptome Profiling of Autoimmune Skin Disease Lesions using RNA Sequencing Investigators: Frane Banovic, DVM PhD Dipl ECVD (Dermatology faculty) If interested, please call the Small Animal Teaching Hospital at 706-542-3221 and ask to leave a message for Dr. Banovic or email [email protected]. Referring veterinarians may call the small animal referral […]

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