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These experts from the UW-Madison faculty and staff have agreed to comment on breaking news, ongoing developments and trends in their areas of expertise. If you need help arranging interviews, contact University Communications at 608-262-3571.

Experts on today’s news…

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Agricultural Prices

Bruce L. Jones

Professor, agricultural and applied economics

Jones, an expert on agricultural finance, farm management and agricultural capital markets, can discuss the drop in corn, soybean and wheat prices.

Mark Stephenson, director of dairy policy analysis, and Brian Gould, an associate professor of agricultural and applied economics, can discuss the drop in milk prices. 

Dan Schaefer, a professor of animal sciences, can discuss livestock prices, which remain fairly strong with a recent flat trend line.

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Mosquito-Borne Virus

Susan M. Paskewitz

Professor, entomology

Paskewitz, an expert on biology and control of insects that transmit human and animal diseases, can discuss the first confirmed case of locally-acquired (US) chikungunya, which has been an epidemic in the Caribbean in recent months.

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Stem Cells

Igor I. Slukvin

Assistant professor, pathology and laboratory medicine; program director, Pathology Residency Program

Slukvin, an expert on blood stem cell development, can discuss his discovery of a genetic recipe to turn stem cells to blood.

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