News Faculty Experts Events Calendar   Clinical trial begins to test universal vaccine against canine cancer   May 3, 2019 By Meghan Lepisto For news media   “The potential to preventively target several types of cancer with a single vaccine series would be a major paradigm shift in veterinary and human medicine, explains Vail, who is also a member of the UW Carbone Cancer Center.” ... “The School of Veterinary Medicine is a national leader in the field of research known as comparative oncology, studying naturally occurring cancers in pets as models for human disease to advance new therapies and diagnostics that could benefit animals and people.”