Dr. Bowman featured in Ion Torrent podcast

Dr. Andrew Bowman, who is finishing his doctoral degree in Comparative and Veterinary Medicine, was recently featured in a podcast by Ion Torrent, explaining the One Health concept of bi-directional influenza transmission from swine to humans, and from humans to swine at agricultural fairs. To hear the podcast, click here. In the podcast Dr. Bowman discusses a recent paper that he and his colleagues published in the journal, Emerging Microbes and Infections. This paper explains that pigs at agricultural fairs can transmit the influenza, not just to each other, but also to people. You can read the paper detailing the research team’s findings here.