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1 January 1970

Posted by: Richard Tidmarsh

Category: News


Can you give a brain organoid Alzheimer’s?

Someone in the world develops dementia every three seconds. Over 50 million people worldwide were living with the disease in 2020, and the numbers are predicted to double every 20…

What does it mean to genetically modify an animal

Animals have been selectively bred for genetic changes for centuries, through selective breeding to make cattle fatter, sheep woollier, dogs more docile and so on. But when we…

Animal research and COVID-19

Animal research and COVID-19 By Professor Clive Page The fight against COVID-19 has presented scientists with many unique challenges. Not least among these has been the…

Alzheimer’s Researchers win 2018 Brain Prize

Four European scientists win Brain Prize for their work on Alzheimer´s disease, some of which used GM animals.
Bart De Strooper (London and Leuven), Michel Goedert (Cambridge), Christian Haass (Munich) and John Hardy (London) have won the 2018 Brain Prize for their groundbreaking…

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