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1 January 1970

Posted by: Richard Tidmarsh

Category: News


COVID-19: From your toilet to the sea, will your waste kill seals and whales?

Marine mammals, such as whales, dolphins and seals are susceptible to SARS-CoV-2, so scientists worry our sewage could cause a new animal reservoir for the virus. Transmission of…

This week in animal research 15/01/16

Shark attacks drone, PCBs poison dolphins, Alzheimer research
  11/01/16 Microglia cause inflammation in Alzheimer mouse model Studies in laboratory mice and deceased Alzheimer’s patients shows the key role of microglia, a type of…

This week in animal research 02/10/15

30/09/15 Stem cell trial aims to cure blindness A big story yesterday on the stem cell trial for treating age-related macular degeneration in humans. Ten patients are…

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…

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