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The week in animal research 17/04/2015

14/04/15 Vampire bats appear to have a taste for bacon. Or to be specific, pig blood. By examining DNA found in the droppings of Brazilian vampire bats, scientists from the… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/the-week-in-animal-research-17042015/

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09/03/15 Behavioural researchers are looking at the memory abilities of horses. Researchers hid carrots under a bucket and forced horses to wait 10 seconds before retrieving… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/this-week-in-animal-research-130315/

This week in animal research: w/e 06 March 2015

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02/03/15 Domestic cats have an exceptional sense of smell - around 14X better than humans - yet they still choose to use their eyes to find food. Veterinary researcher,… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/this-week-in-animal-research-we-06-march-2015/

This week in animal research: w/e 20 Feb 2015

17/02/15  A genetic study of penguins suggests they lost most of their ability for taste long ago. While taste may play an important role in telling animals what they… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/staff-blog/this-week-in-animal-research-we-20-feb-2015/

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