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Two Gluck researchers receive funding from Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation

Dr. Shavahn Loux, Scientist and Dr. Bruno Menarim, Assistant Professor have been awarded grants from Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation.

Dr. Loux's research aims to develop a novel for diagnosis of nocardioform placentitis, a common cause of late-term abortion in mares.

Dr. Menarim's project aims to investigate the benefits of a new treatment, polyacrylamide, for treatment of joint disease in horses.

You can read more about their projects as well as the other awarded research projects here: 


Bruno M.Loux







𝐕𝐞𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝐒𝐜𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐬𝐜𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐬 𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐞𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐠𝐢𝐨𝐮𝐬 𝐩𝐚𝐩𝐞𝐫 𝐚𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐝!

Drs. Feng Li, Emma Adam, and Erdal Erol received the 2023 Prestigious Paper Award from the Martin-Gatton College of Agriculture, Food, and the Environment.

The team is awarded for their work on behalf of a large group of collaborators. The publication is describing a new Rotavirus that was causing a severe disease outbreak in foals. Congratulations to everyone involved with this publication!

Full citation:
Uprety T, Sreenivasan CC, Hause BM, Li G, Odemuyiwa SO, Locke S, Morgan J, Zeng L, Gilsenan WF, Slovis N, Metcalfe L, Carter CN, Timoney P, Horohov D, Wang D, Erol E, Adam E, Li F. Identification of a Ruminant Origin Group B Rotavirus Associated with Diarrhea Outbreaks in Foals. Viruses. 2021 Jul 9;13(7):1330. doi: 10.3390/v13071330. PMID: 34372536; PMCID: PMC8310321.

The paper can be read it its entirety here:

In the photo from left: Dr. Feng Li, Dr. Emma Adam, Dr. Erdal Erol, and Dr. Surendranath Suman, Assistant Dean for Research

                             Paper Award

Contact Information

Dr. Surendranath Suman
Interim Director, Gluck Equine Research Center

405 W.P. Garrigus Building Lexington, KY 40546-0215

(859) 257-3248