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This week in animal research 03/02/17

Cocktail of Bacteria-Killing Viruses Prevents Cholera Infection in Animal Models Oral administration of a cocktail of three viruses, all of which specifically kill cholera… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/this-week-in-animal-research-030217/

This week in animal research 06/11/15

Scorpions, kangaroos and more
02/11/15: Tumour paint from scorpion venom helps fight cancer While most of us would run away from scorpions, Jim Olson (an Oncologist in Seattle) is using them to help… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/this-week-in-animal-research-051115/

Brain tumour cells burst by potential new treatment

Scientists have exploited an unusual feature of brain cancer cells which makes them burst when exposed to a substance called Vacquinol-1.
Scientists have exploited an unusual feature of brain cancer cells which makes them burst when exposed to a substance called Vacquinol-1. The potential new therapy allowed mice… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/brain-tumour-cells-burst-by-potential-new-treatment/

Injecting natural signalling molecules help immune system shrink brain cancer tumour

Naturally-occurring signalling molecules injected directly into tumours can aid the body’s own immune response to destroy tumours in mice, researchers have found.
Naturally-occurring signalling molecules injected directly into tumours can aid the body’s own immune response to destroy tumours in mice, researchers have found. The injection… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/injecting-natural-signalling-molecules-help-immune-system-shrink-brain-cancer-tumour/

Blocking brain cancer in mice

An interaction between two proteins has been found to be essential for the development of the most common form of brain cancer.
An interaction between two proteins has been found to be essential for the development of the most common form of brain cancer. The findings, which come from experiments using… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/blocking-brain-cancer-in-mice/

‘Trojan Horse’ brain cancer treatment increases lifespan

A novel ‘Trojan horse' method of treating brain cancer has increased the survival time of mice by one half.
A novel ‘Trojan horse' method of treating brain cancer has increased the survival time of mice by one half. A cancer-killing virus was introduced into neural stem cells (NSCs)… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/trojan-horse-brain-cancer-treatment-increases-lifespan/

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