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Reecy, Jim

Genetics key to livestock disease relief

By Iowa Farmer Today

Jim Reecy, the Office of the Vice President for Research’s new associate vice president for research, was featured in an Iowa Farmer Today story about genetics research. Reecy, animal science professor and director of the Office of Biotechnology, discussed research on cattle with genetic resistance to ailments such as bovine respiratory disease, as well as their response to vaccines. Read the story here.