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2015-2016 FUNDED RESEARCH

We are pleased to support the following research through the AKC CHF:

  • 01828: Mapping of Genetic Risk Factors for Canine Hip Dysplasia Principal Investigator: Dr. Antti Iivanainen, DVM, PhD; University of Helsinki and the Folkhälsan Institute of Genetics

  • 01949-A: Targeting the Cell's Activation Machinery to Halt Tumor Metastasis in Canine Osteosarcoma Principal Investigator: Dr. Shay Bracha, DVM, MS; Oregon State University

  • 01557: Narrowing the Search for the Genetic Basis of Histiocytic Malignancies Principal Investigator: Dr. Matthew Breen, PhD; North Carolina State University

  • 01872-A: Using Ultrasound as a Cost Effective and Non-Invasive Technique for Early Diagnosis of Solid Tumors Principal Investigator: Dr. Nathalie Rademacher, Med.Vet.; Louisiana State University

  • 01585: Evaluating a Safer, Less Toxic Radiation Therapy in the Treatment of Lymphoma Principal Investigator: Dr. Michael A. Deveau, DVM, MS; Texas A&M Research Foundation

  • 01787: Clinical Advancement of a Cancer Vaccine in Dogs Principal Investigator: Dr. Nicola J Mason, BVetMed, PhD; University of Pennsylvania

We would like to extend our best wishes to Dr. David Waters and his team for their longevity and cancer resistance studies.  This grant was placed on an year-to-year renewal basis after 06/2012.  Continued support will be based on results from the study and specific donations to Dr. Waters research from RHF members and friends.

Check out Dr. Waters Facebook page

A BIG THANK YOU TO:

  • Angie Ruiz for generously giving 40% of her 'Black Beauty' screening at the ARC National.

  • Scott Waitzer who gave a $1,000 donation and became a new member,

  •  Dorothy Morris who gave donations totaling $400 this year.

  • To all clubs and individuals who donated items for the ARC national state baskets and auction items.

new REGISTRY ADDITIONS

RESEARCH SAMPLES NEEDED

CIRCLE 2000 NOMINEE
"Walter Kuberski"
needs $700 for induction


General donations to: 'Rottweiler Health Foundation' Patrice Lee Minteer, Treasurer
PO Box 52222
Knoxville, TN 37950

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Thank you for your continued support of the RHF!



Photo: Exceptional Longevity Database