1 January 1970
Posted by: Richard Tidmarsh
Why do bats have such a bad reputation?
Blood suckers, hair grabbers, disease carriers… bats often have a bad reputation and are feared and persecuted across the world, when in… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/bats-bad-rap/
Nipah virus kills people, at the moment outbreaks are rare
The Nipah Virus – a rare but deadly disease
Rare Disease day and it’s the opportunity to shine a spotlight on those diseases that don’t necessary make the headlines. When you… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/the-nipah-virus-a-rare-but-deadly-disease/
Squamous cell skin carcinoma is the second most common skin cancer after melanomas, affecting approximately 10,000 people in the UK each year.
A new antibody treatment protects monkeys from the deadly Hendra virus. It is the first medicine to be developed to treat the virus which kills over half the humans it infects.… https://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/research-medical-benefits/new-antibody-protects-monkeys-from-deadly-hendra-virus/