Dr. Andrew Hoffman, a veterinarian and researcher at the Cummings School, once said:
As veterinarians, we are the bridge between animals and people, between ideas and clinical trials.
Cummings School has been bridging these gaps long before the recent focus on
translational research. Our scientists have played pivotal roles in the research that has led to many successful human and veterinary applications:
Discoveries made at our school have resulted in the creation of several companies:
We have also been successful in licensing our technologies out to several established companies.