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1 January 1970

Posted by: Richard Scrase

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#WW award for Of Mice and Medicine

We award Paul Vallely of the Independent newspaper for his excellent article - Of Mice and Medicine.
We award Paul Vallely of the Independent newspaper for his excellent article - Of Mice and Medicine. Subtitled In defence of animal experiments, the Independent published a… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/ww-award-for-of-mice-and-medicine/

#WW award for a letter from Parkinson's UK

Animal Aid is running a campaign against medical charities because some of their funded work involves animals.
Animal Aid is running a campaign against medical charities because some of their funded work involves animals. We award our #WW award to Dr Kieran Breen for his letter responding… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/ww-award-for-a-letter-from-parkinsons-uk/

#ww Buffering brains against stress

The hippocampus creates new neurones throughout our lives - so what happens if you bring "the hippocampus's production line to a screeching halt?"
The hippocampus creates new neurones throughout our lives - so what happens if you bring "the hippocampus's production line to a screeching halt?" Ed Yong explains how doing… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/ww-buffering-brains-against-stress/

#ww Can scientists follow Laura’s lead?

Mark Henderson’s Science Matters column in today's Times Eureka gets our #ww Wednesday Winner award for communication about animal research (OK, it’s not Wednesday, but this column is a deserving winner).
Mark Henderson’s Science Matters column in today's Times Eureka gets our #ww Wednesday Winner award for communication about animal research (OK, it’s not Wednesday, but this… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/ww-can-scientists-follow-lauras-lead/

#ww Animal models: Inside the minds of mice and men

Monya Baker has given us a good and useful read. Her article in Nature provides many examples of animal models for human conditions and gives a clear appraisal of their value.
Monya Baker has given us a good and useful read. Her article in Nature provides many examples of animal models for human conditions and gives a clear appraisal of their value.… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/ww-animal-models-inside-the-minds-of-mice-and-men/

Rodent Respect

This months Wednesday Winner website (#WW) is Rodent Respect. The site was created for scientists who work with rodents, especially students.
This months Wednesday Winner website (#WW) is Rodent Respect. The site was created for scientists who work with rodents, especially students. Its an eclectic mix with poetry, folk… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/rodent-respect/

#WW Wednesday Web award - Smallpox Through Time

In Elizabethan times smallpox killed more people than TB, leprosy, plague and syphilis combined.
In Elizabethan times smallpox killed more people than TB, leprosy, plague and syphilis combined. Even Queen Elizabeth 1st had smallpox just four years into her reign. But smallpox… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/animal-welfare-alternatives/ww-wednesday-web-award-smallpox-through-time/

Are wild animals happier?

Are wild animals happier? That was the question posed by Christie Wilcox for a guest blog in Scientific American.
Are wild animals happier? That was the question posed by Christie Wilcox for a guest blog in Scientific American. Her article is awarded our April Wednesday Winner award for… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/are-wild-animals-happier/

Fish for Science is the first Wednesday Winner

We've awarded our first Wednesday award to The MRC Centre for Developmental and Biomedical Genetics for their Fish for Science website.
We've awarded our first Wednesday award to The MRC Centre for Developmental and Biomedical Genetics for their Fish for Science website. This great website explains science very… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/fish-for-science-is-the-first-wednesday-winner/

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