Imaging technology aids digestion research

University of Saskatchewan researchers adapt "camera pill" to examine horses' guts.

Veterinary and engineering researchers at the University of Saskatchewan have teamed up to harness imaging technology to fill in a blank area in animal health: What goes on in a horse's gut?

"Whenever I talk to students about the horse abdomen, I put up a picture of a horse and put a big question mark in the middle," said veterinary researcher Dr. Julia Montgomery in the university's Western College of Veterinary Medicine.

Montgomery worked with equine surgeon Dr. Joe Bracam

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