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Red Meat Allergy

Dr. Roman Ganta's live interview on KMAN News Radio on tick bites and red meat allergy.

Dangers of the The Lone Star Tick - video

Vector-borne diseases researcher explains connection between Lone Star ticks and red meat allergies

The Mercury

Health threat more of a concern to people repeatedly exposed to particular tick.


Latest gift brings Abaxis support of Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases to $750,000

The Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases has received a $250,000 gift from Abaxis, matching support it gave in 2015 and 2016.

Vector-borne disease center established

A $250,000 gift from diagnostics company Abaxis to the Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine has helped establish the new Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases.

College of Veterinary Medicine establishes Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases at Kansas State University

Kansas State University is establishing the Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases in the College of Veterinary Medicine. It will be led by Roman Ganta, professor of diagnostic medicine and pathobiology. Ganta researches vector-borne pathogen infections.

Abaxis gives $250,000 for newly established Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases at Kansas State University

A gift of $250,000 from Abaxis will benefit the new Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases at Kansas State University. 

Vectoring in on a new research center

The College of Veterinary Medicine at Kansas State University is announcing the establishment of a new center of excellence that will focus on helping to control infectious diseases in both humans and animals. The Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases (CEVBD) was publicly launched April 8 under the guidance of Dr. Roman Ganta, professor of diagnostic medicine and pathobiology. The center also received a $250,000 gift from Abaxis, whose representative, Dr. Dennis Bleile, senior director, R&D, attended the ceremony and presented a check.