Animal Research in the News

 

Johns Hopkins Health System – April 5, 2018 – Mouse study: Common diabetes drug halts symptoms of nicotine withdrawal
CNRS
– April 5, 2018 – In a study with lemurs, calorie restriction is the most effective way to lengthen lifespan
University of California, Davis
– April 5, 2018 – Brain, complete with blood vessels, grown from human stem cells & implanted in mice
Scientific American
– April 4, 2018 – Monkey study finds Zika exposure even after birth causes brain damage, behavioral problems
Nature
– April 4, 2018 – Some researchers feel sanitized, germ-free lab mice should be replaced by “dirtier” rodents
ALS News Today
– April 4, 2018 – ALS progression may be slowed by specific immune cell, mouse study finds
Massive
– April 4, 2018 – Drug combo tested in mouse study might lead to a meaningful treatment for Rett Syndrome
Stanford Daily
– April 4, 2018 – New technique allows researchers to study effects of cancer-related genetic interactions in mice
Minnesota Daily
– April 4, 2018 – Mice key to understanding the science of autism
Research & Development
– April 3, 2018 – Mouse study turns T cells into liver cancer treatment
University of Iowa
– April 3, 2018 – Vaccine protects dogs against deadly parasite that also affects 5 to 20% of all Iraq war veterans
United States Patent and Trademark Office
– April 3, 2018 – Cancer Vaccine for Cats
Lunds Universitet
– April 3, 2018 – Mouse study finds breakthrough drug to treat the leading cause of blood transfusion-related death 
Research Matters
– April 2, 2018 – Primate study finds visual stimuli induces gamma waves in the brain 
Massachusetts General Hospital
– April 2, 2018 – Combination immunotherapy improves survival in mouse models of mesothelioma
New York University
– April 2, 2018 – Grant will fund the study of periodontal disease/bone loss in mouse models
The San Diego Union Tribune
– April 2, 2018 – New class of flu drug will likely be tested in animals 
Alzheimer’s News Today
– April 2, 2018 – Niagen treatment improves symptoms of Alzheimer’s in mice
Boston Children’s Hospital
– April 2, 2018 – Two-pronged approach suppresses tumor growth in mouse model of lung cancer
Spectrum
– April 2, 2018 – In mice, cancer drug shows promise for treating some forms of autism
Practical Pain Management
– April 2, 2018 – Study confirms animal research findings: Weight loss relieves joint pain in obese patients
OZY
– April 2, 2018 – Working with primates, neuroscientist aims to solve the autism puzzle
Scientific American
– March 31, 2018 – Study answers whether dogs have a “paw preference” similar to right/left handedness in humans
Feedstuffs
– March 30, 2018 – Swine vaccine may protect humans against salmonella
Rehab Management
– March 30, 2018 – Mouse study reveals possible gender differences in pain orientation 
American Veterinarian
– March 30, 2018 – Study finds noise aversion in pets signals a response to physical pain
NBC
– March 30, 2018 – Chemical produced by roasting coffee is carcinogenic in rats. Sellers must now include warning labels
Salk Institute
– March 29, 2018 – Primate study finds genes in many tissue types/brain regions follow a day/night rhythm
Emory Health Sciences
– March 29, 2018 – Researchers turn to pigs in their search for new Huntington’s disease treatments
Morning Sun
– March 28, 2018 – Research with mouse models of rare pediatric brain disease yields potential treatment for humans
PLOS Pathogens
– March 28, 2018 – New monkey study improves understanding of the evolutionary dynamics of the Zika virus
Outbreak News Today
– March 28, 2018 – New way to spot Ebola infection in primates before they get sick may aid conservation efforts
American Veterinarian
– March 28, 2018 – Researchers examine long term health of dogs who survived parovirus infection
News & Observer
– March 28, 2018 – Scientists convene to discuss animal research on link between cell phones and cancer
Goethe University
– March 28, 2018 – Game of clones: Researchers improve transgenic animal models for study of disease
UT Southwestern Medical Center
– March 27, 2018 – In mice, gene therapy helps brain heal from stroke, concussions, and more
American Veterinarian
– March 27, 2018 – Studying cats could solve persistent problems with drug resistance to HIV treatment 
Tallahassee Democrat
– March 26, 2018 – Mouse studies: “Gut feelings” do come from the gut & influence behavior, emotion, decisions
UPI
– March 26, 2018 – Scientists remove Alzheimer’s brain plaques in mice
News-Medical
– March 26, 2018 – Animal experiments yield method to “turn off” painful side effects of colorectal chemotherapy drug
Kumamato University
– March 26, 2018 – Antimalarial drug breakthrough reached through mouse study
European Molecular Biology Laboratory
– March 26, 2018 – Researchers observe microglia nibbling on synapses of mouse brain
CBS News
– March 25, 2018 – Animal research could save critically endangered white rhino from extinction 
New Atlas
– March 25, 2018 – New mouse research finds parasitic worms can help fight conditions from obesity to asthma
University of Massachusetts Medical School
– March 23, 2018 – Dog drool will be collected for study about human mental health
Science Magazine
– March 23, 2018 – In rodent study, researchers find early-life experiences shape neural genome
Time Magazine
– March 22, 2018 – Anti-aging compound developed with mice will now be tested in human trials
Cell Press
– March 22, 2018 – Mouse brain prioritizes hunger by suppressing pain when survival is at stake
Endometriosis Foundation of America
– March 22, 2018 – Researcher: Animal studies advance understanding of endometriosis
Miami Herald
– March 22, 2018 – Veterinarian: Pets now live longer and are likelier to get cancer. But we’re getting better at treating it
Brown University
– March 22, 2018 – New mouse models lead to inroads in ALS research
Chicago Tribune
– March 21, 2018 – Benefits of bariatric surgery demonstrated in human study confirms findings from animal research
Dana Farber
– March 21, 2018 – Immunotherapy gel implant during surgical excision of tumor prevents cancer recurrence in mice
Psych Central
– March 21, 2018 – Animal study finds pubertal hormones may not drive adolescent behavior
News-Medical
– March 20, 2018 – Mouse study finds popular drug for hair loss improves cognitive function and vascular health
Chemical and Engineering News
– March 20, 2018 – Small molecules shield mice against hearing loss
Elsevier
– March 20, 2018 – SERMs, selective estrogen receptor modulators slow progression of muscular dystrophy in mice
Gizmodo
– March 20, 2018 – Study confirms findings from animal research, offering new approach to schizophrenia & depression meds
Pacific Standard
– March 20, 2018 – Mouse study shows how obesity kills taste buds
The Scientist
– March 20, 2018 – Offspring born to mice exposed to BPA have altered brain development, behavior
Nature
– March 20, 2018 – Mouse study uncovers new information about gut dysfunction, obesity, and cognitive decline
WTHI-TV 10
– March 19, 2018 –  Vets: Stem cell therapy, in experiment with arthritic dogs, is “really helping” to alleviate symptoms
Canadian Glycomics 
– March 19, 2018 – Animal studies will see if new molecules, in drug quantity level, can fight fungal infection 
Healio Gastroenterology
– March 19, 2018 – Artificial sweetener worsens symptoms of Crohn’s disease in mice
The Guardian
– March 17, 2018 – Scientists on the brink of overcoming livestock diseases through gene editing
American Psychiatric Association
– March 16, 2018 – In animal studies, males and females respond differently to psychiatric drugs
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
– March 16, 2018 – Flatworm study uncovers framework for stem cell regeneration
Spectrum
– March 16, 2018 – Honeycomb maze elevates testing of rodents’ spacial skills
American Veterinarian
– March 15, 2018 – Dog study answers the question: Does heat treatment aid heartworm detection? 
The Scientist
– March 15, 2018 – Study with crows finds the ability to perceive the number of items in a set may be hardwired
Defense Threat Reduction Agency’s Chemical and Biological Technologies Department
– March 15, 2018 – Ebola vaccine
Detroit Free Press
– March 15, 2018 – Can men pass PBB exposure to kids? Clinical trial will test link found in animal studies
GEN
– March 15, 2018 – Cell based, cell free patches for cardio repair to be tested in large animal models
4-Traders
– March 15, 2018 – Cell therapy improves forelimb function in non-human primate model of spinal cord injury
Good 4 Utah
– March 14, 2018 – Driving force behind aggressive endometrial cancer discovered; treatment ideas to be tested in animals
New England Journal of Medicine
– March 14, 2018 – Human, mouse studies: genetics linked to 7% juvenile myoclonic epilepsy cases
Smithsonian Magazine
– March 14, 2018 – The history of breeding mice for science leads back to a woman in a barn
GEN
– March 14, 2018 – Mouse study reveals new approach to treating obesity with discoveries about a brown fat-related molecule
Spectrum
– March 14, 2018 – Mouse study upends theory about autism-linked tuberous sclerosis
Hemispherx 
– March 14, 2018 – Hemixpherx partners with university for further testing of pancreatic cancer drug developed with mice
Worcester Business Journal
– March 13, 2018 – Clinical trials ahead for artificial throat implants that regenerated esophagus in animals
Express Digest
– March 13, 2018 – In mouse study, cancer drug reverses anti-social symptoms of autism
WGMD
– March 13, 2018 – Scientists genetically engineer malaria-resistant mosquitos
Health Canal
– March 13, 2018 – In mice, researchers show how immune cells play key role in developing neurons
GEN
– March 13, 2018 – CRISPR identifies genetic modifiers of ALS; results confirmed in mouse experiment 
Chicago Sun-Times
– March 12, 2018 – Doctor’s orders: Human healthcare research could also aid animal care
Frontiers
– March 12, 2018 – Caloric restriction in combination with low-fat diet helps protect aging mouse brains
Johns Hopkins University
– March 9, 2018 – Animal study reveals a skin itch receptor contributes to airway constriction
Science Magazine
– March 9, 2018 – Monkeys reveal new clues toward elusive HIV vaccine and cure
Reach MD
– March 9, 2018 – Baboon study finds offspring born to obese mothers develop fatty liver in the womb
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
– March 8, 2018 – Animal experiments will test new CRISPR-based drug strategies for deadly leukemia 
SMA News 
– March 7, 2018 – Mouse study: Pre-birth heart defects may contribute to cardiac component of spinal muscular atrophy
The Daily Northwestern
– March 7, 2018 – Researchers learn mice can navigate the world using only smell
Emory Health Sciences – March 6, 2018 – Mouse study reveals standard tests have missed bacteria resistant to last-resort antibiotics
American Society for Microbiology – March 6, 2018 – New information about Chikungunya virus learned in mouse and primate studies
IBD News
– March 6, 2018 – Mouse study: Nervous system signaling helps control inflammatory response in inflammatory bowel disease
ALS News Today
– March 6, 2018 – Nerve cells that control movement change size as ALS progresses, mouse study shows
Popular Science
– March 6, 2018 – In mouse studies, new insights into the science behind tattoos
Harvard Medical School
– March 5, 2018 – In animal experiments, nerve cells suppress immune response during deadly lung infections
Boston Children’s Hospital
– March 5, 2018 – New animal model offers insight into tuberous sclerosis complex
Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections
– March 4, 2018 – New drug protects monkeys from rectal SHIV infection
Yahoo News
– March 3, 2018 – Researchers grow nonhuman animal embryos that contain human cells
Biopharma Dive
– March 2, 2018 – Drug companies show promise of Huntington’s Disease drug with data from primate studies
Discover
– March 2, 2018 – Mouse study: Are fasting and exercise the perfect pair? 
Psych Central
– March 2, 2018 – Mouse study finds potential new drug target for depression
USA Science News
– March 1, 2018 – New computer models can simulate network of millions of neurons in mouse brain
Emory Health Sciences
– March 1, 2018 – Repeated anesthesia in infancy increases anxiety-linked behaviors in monkeys
AAAS
– February 28, 2018 – New, non-invasive way of creating window into the skull to image the brains of living mice
Pasadena Now
– February 28, 2018 – Studying mouse brains, researchers uncover specific mechanisms governing thirst
Tech Times –
February 28, 2018 – In mouse experiments, common human skin bacteria produces chemical that attacks cancer cells
Yale Daily News
– February 28, 2018 – In mouse model, researchers link obesity to specific RNA molecule 
Texas Farm Bureau
– February 28, 2018 – FDA approves pain reliever for food animals
Nature
– February 28, 2018 – Mild stress enhances cognitive behavior in crab-eating macaque monkeys
University of California, San Diego
– February 27, 2018 – Human neural stem cell grafts used to repair spinal cord injuries in monkeys
Scientific American
– February 27, 2018 – New wave of stem cell research, including animal studies, unlocks secrets of mental illness
MS News Today
– February 27, 2018 – MS might be treated by turning skin cells into stem cells, mouse study finds
The New York Times
– February 26, 2018 – Cats may be better models than dogs for modeling human cancer, but research is scant
American Heart Association News – February 26, 2018 – Mouse study examines effects of cocaine on cellular level
Cedar City News
– February 26, 2018 – In mice, a compound has shown promise in treating a rare, terminal brain disease
Penn Medicine News
– February 26, 2018 – Gut microbes protect against sepsis, according to a new mouse study
Forbes
– February 26, 2018 – Stress may affect the brains of others nearby, suggests a new mouse study
ALS News Today
– February 26, 2018 – Mouse study changes perspective on brain immune cells’ role in ALS progression
CNN
– February 25, 2018 – Study with humans and mouse brains helps to explain role of genetics in opioid addiction
American Veterinarian
– February 24, 2018 – Canine heartworm disease incidence on the rise
Cedars Sinai Medical Center
– Feb 22, 2018 – Muscular D.-induced heart failure therapy improves skeletal muscle function in mice
Reach MD
– February 22, 2018 – Mouse study: same processes that allow brain to store new memories may control many Autism genes
PLOS
– February 22, 2018 – Animal diversity improves reproducibility of preclinical research
Texas Biomedical Research Institute
– February 22, 2018 – Primate study to determine effectiveness of promising new Ebola treatment
Stuff.co.nz
– February 21, 2018 – Botulism spread via bird carcasses responsible for mass deaths of ducks in New Zealand
Duke University Medical Center
– February 21, 2018 – Animal study shows how to retrain the immune system to ease food allergies
KGUN9
– February 21, 2018 – In mouse study, brain liquefaction after stroke is toxic to surviving brain
Psychology Today
– February 20, 2018 – Mouse study addresses why brain activity declines with age
Science Alert
– February 20, 2018 – Scientists say sheep-human hybrids will pave the future for organ transplants
ABC 9
– February 20, 2018 – Primate, mouse study advances search for prophylactic vaccine targeting human cytomegalovirus
ALS News Today
– February 19, 2018 – ALS mouse study shows interleukin-4 reduces symptoms in disease’s early, but not late, stages
News-Medical.net
– February 19, 2018 – Father’s stress affects brain development of offspring, mouse study shows
MedicalResearch.com
– February 16, 2018 – Mouse study finds antioxidant ebselen reduces risk of sexual transmission of Zika
MS News Today
– February 16, 2018 – Mouse study: Inhibiting enzyme can reverse myelin damage, improve limb function
American Veterinarian
– February 16, 2018 – Researchers seek new vaccination strategy for cat fleas
Imperial College London
– February 16, 2018 – Xenon gas treatment reduces blast-induced brain injury in mice
MedicalResearch.com
– February 15, 2018 – Lab animal research could show mechanisms that link sugar intake to fertility problems
Brigham Young University
– February 15, 2018 – Mouse study: Running may ward off stress-related memory loss
Karolinska Institutet
– February 14, 2018 – In mice, atlas of brain blood vessels provides fresh clues to brain diseases
Washington University School of Medicine
– February 14, 2018 – Mouse study: Cutting off cervical cancer’s fuel supply stymies tumors
UPI
– February 14, 2018 – Alzheimer’s brain plaque buildup reversed in study with mice
Endocrine Today
– February 14, 2018 – Progress with animal research opens debate about uterine transplants for transgender women
Scripps Research Institute
– Feb. 14, 2018 – Rodent experiment refines heroin vaccine formulation, moving it closer to human testing
ABC 
– Feb. 14, 2018 – Results of animal experiments prompt researchers to investigate effects of natural disasters on unborn children
Next Big Future
– February 14, 2018 – New gauze fabric diminishes blood loss in rats by 60 percent
Johns Hopkins University
– February 13, 2018 – By studying cockroach locomotion, scientists learn how to build better robots
ALS News Today
– February 13, 2018 – Study in flies reveals molecular mechanism that could be behind paralysis in ALS
Knowridge Science Report – February 13, 2018 – Mouse study: Mom’s poor diet can cause metabolic problems in 3 future generations
Post-Gazette
– February 13, 2018 – Mouse study shows how old blood pressure drug can help immunotherapy drugs battle melanoma
Science Daily
– Feb 12, 2018 – Study with mouse models & human tumor cells offers new way to attack deadly untreatable nerve tumors
Gizmodo
– Feb 12 2018 – Scientists re-create CRISPR mouse study, rebuking findings that CRISPR causes unintended changes to DNA
Futurism
– February 12, 2018 – Nanorobots cut off blood supply to breast cancer, melanoma, ovarian & lung cancer tumors in mice
Drugs.com
– February 12, 2018 – New study supports animal research that suggests a causal link between opioid use and pneumonia
NBC Nightly News
– February 10, 2018 – Genetic similarities between dogs and people are helping cancer research
University of Nebraska
– Feb. 9, 2018 – Immune system genes explain why some primate species with HIV-related SIV don’t get sick
Harvard Medical School
– February 8, 2018 – Mouse visual cortex shows how interwoven “nature” and “nurture” are
Salk Institute
– February 8, 2018 – Studying primates, scientists discover gene activity follows a biological clock
Science News
– February 8, 2018 – Watch nerve cells being born in the brains of living mice
ABC News
– February 7, 2018 – Results of pig research may offer new treatment for arthritis triggered by joint injuries
Health Canal
– February 7, 2018 – Creation of new brain cells may be limited, mouse study shows
Science Newsline
– February 6, 2018 – Mouse study reveals what happens to the gut after too much fructose
Stem Cellar
– February 5, 2018 – Stem cell research in mice reveals new insights into adult neurogenesis 
KQED
– February 5, 2018 – New CRISPR method targeting blindness in mice could one day treat hundreds of inherited diseases
Abilene News-Reporter
– February 5, 2018 – Small amounts of doxycycline in food of laboratory mice cure symptoms of Parkinson’s
WGNS News Radio
– February 5, 2018 – Lawmakers tour university campus to learn about research with hemp, small animals
Medical News Today
– February 5, 2018 – Drinking alcohol can clear brain waste, mouse study finds
University of California San Diego
– February 5, 2018 – Mouse study could identify the cause in some cases of unexplained infertility
Kaplan Herald
– February 5, 2018 – Mouse study finds Alzheimer’s-related brain modifications may begin as early as 40
Newsweek
– February 5, 2018 – Mouse study finds chemical in McDonald’s fries may cure baldness
Nature
– February 5, 2018 – Handling tails of laboratory mice reduces response to reward; leads to behaviors indicative of anxiety
Emory University
– February 5, 2018 – Monkey study advances medical knowledge about Parkinson’s disease and treatment
Kaiser Health News
– February 5, 2018 – Despite animal research findings, cancer risks associated with cellphone use are minimal
Oregon State University
– February 5, 2018 – Mouse study: Compounds derived from hops can potentially treat metabolic syndrome
Vancouver Sun
– February 4, 2018 – Researchers explain increase in use of animals in biomedical research in Canada
Science Blogs
– February 2, 2018 – Raw chicken linked to paralysis in dogs
Web MD News
– February 2, 2018 – Monkey study shows weight gain is not linked to the time of day in which calories are consumed
Becker Hospital Review
– February 2, 2018 – Mouse study: Opioid addiction treatment drug associated with breathing issues
The Scientist
– February 2, 2018 – Experimental drug relieves blast-related PTSD in rat model of traumatic brain injury
Gizmodo
– February 2, 2018 – In animals, pain-killing nasal spray works without causing euphoria/dependence like opioids 
CBC News
– February 1, 2018 – Type 2 diabetes in cats a near purr-fect match to human version
Health Canal
– February 1, 2018 – Stroke recovery improved by sensory deprivation, mouse study shows
Stanford University Medical Center
– January 31, 2018 – Cancer vaccine eliminates tumors in mice, researchers find
Eureka/Charles River
– January 31, 2018 – Scientists teach students therapeutic potential of research with horseshoe crabs
KERA News
– January 31, 2018 – In mice, brain stimulation restores social behavior in autism model
Xinhua
– January 31, 2018 – Mouse study shows how small part of the brain single-handedly steadies the body if thrown off balance
GEN
– January 30, 2018 – High doses of gene therapy delivered via AAV9 vector proves extremely toxic in studies with monkeys, piglets
MedicalResearch.com
– January 30, 2018 – Mouse study shows disrupting circadian rhythm accelerates Alzheimer’s disease pathology
Health Canal
– January 30, 2018 – Mouse study shows how testosterone may protect men from multiple sclerosis 
University of Miami
– January 30, 2018 – Mouse study brings physicians closer to precision prescribing of antidepressants
New Republic
– January 30, 2018 – Scientists saved a severely burned bear with fish skin 
University of California, San Francisco
– January 29, 2018 – Rat study: Diabetes makes bones less bendable, more prone to fracture
Bloomberg
– January 29, 2018 – E-cigarettes may lead to cancer and heart disease, new mouse study finds
The Stem Cellar
– January 26, 2018 – Researchers study mouse model of Parkinson’s by exposing mice to pesticide paraquat
Science Daily
– January 26, 2018 – Kisspeptin: Mouse study shows how the brain controls sex
IBD News Today
– January 26, 2018 – Researchers target specific gut bacteria to control inflammation in mice study of colitis
CBS Philly
– January 25, 2018 – Universal flu vaccine produces lasting immunity in mice
Washington University
– January 25, 2018 – Mouse study shows tumor imaging technique has potential as anti-cancer weapon
Spectrum
– January 25, 2018 – Mouse strain “retired” from lab research for 20 years becomes top model for autism spectrum disorder
My San Antonio
– January 25, 2018 – Scripps researcher successfully tests novel heroin vaccine on monkeys
Inverse
– January 24, 2018 – Parkinson’s-like symptoms in rats and monkeys treated with implantable pumps that inject drugs into brain
The Scientist
– January 24, 2018 – In mouse model of Parkinson’s, ablating senescent cells has an effect on disease progression
Global Dispatch
– January 24, 2018 – Zebrafish study provides new insights into autism spectrum disorder research
UC – Boulder
– January 24, 2018 – Mouse study of AKT protein may lead to new treatments for glioblastoma, Alzheimer’s, schizophrenia 
The New York Times
– January 24, 2018 – Milestone reached: Scientists clone monkeys for use in medical research
Agricultural Research Service
– January 24, 2018 – Amino acid shows promise as antibiotic alternative in piglets
Newsweek
– January 24, 2018 – Mathematical models + animal models help to explain link between hunger and behavior
Slate
– January 23, 2018 – Dog study shows potential for direct-to-consumer genome sequencing; may show why huskies have blue eyes
Futurity
– January 23, 2018 – In non-human primates, researchers identify neural pathways leading to/from brain’s “sadness center”
University of Washington
– January 23, 2018 – In fetal pigtail macaque monkeys, researchers link fetal infections to adult heart disease
The Washington Post – January 22, 2018 – Researchers isolate toxin in centipedes that allows them to subdue much larger prey 
American Veterinarian – January 22, 2018 – Researchers study the role of vitamin D in canine health
University of Alabama, Birmingham
– Jan. 22, 2018 – In animal studies, enzyme inhibitor & chemotherapy delays glioblastoma growth
The Daily Beast
– January 22, 2018 – Cats and dogs could help human disease breakthrough
Newsweek
– January 21, 2018 – Animal experiments suggest CAR-T could revolutionize treatment of other cancers, too
US News & World Report
– January 21, 2018 – Scientists peer into mouse brain to learn why we sleep to forget
American Veterinarian
– January 20, 2018 – Local fishes’s GI tracts studied to better understand invasive tapeworm
WMC Action News
– January 19, 2018 – Experimental flu vaccine triggered strong immune response in animals
ALS News Today
– January 19, 2018 – ALS symptoms in mice improve after treatment with enzyme
Phys.Org
– January 18, 2018 – Study finds convergent evolution of gene regulation in humans and mice
National Institutes of Health
– January 18, 2018 – Mouse study finds Zika during pregnancy disrupts fetal oxygen supply
WBUR
– January 18, 2018 – Mouse study finds hits to the head – even without concussions – cause CTE
Michigan State University
– January 18, 2018 – Study helps determine extent to which mice can model humans when it comes to cancer
Multiple Sclerosis News Today
– January 18, 2018 – Mouse study links excessive salt consumption to cognitive impairment and MS
Augusta Free Press
– January 18, 2018 – Funding approved for studies on cancer therapy includes veterinary school, animal research
The Daily Telegraph
– January 18, 2018 – Research in animals suggests drug used for multiple sclerosis can slow motor neuron disease
University of Illinois
– January 17, 2018 – Study with piglets suggests prebiotics in infant formula can improve learning, memory
Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP)
– January 17, 2018 – Novel ebola vaccine proven effective in primates
American Veterinarian
– January 17, 2018 – Why are dogs such a good model for studying cancer? 
National Institutes of Health
– January 17, 2018 – Mouse study helps to unravel the biocircuitry of obesity
Nature
– January 17, 2018 – Zika virus infection in pregnant rhesus macaques causes placental dysfunction, immunopathology
Nature
– January 17, 2018 – Pioneering therapy regenerates lens in human eye; primate research in China sped up its development
The Scientist
– January 16, 2018 – Labeling drugs developed via animal research may increase appreciation for studies with animals
88.5 WWFD
– January 16, 2018 – Researchers win grant to study alcohol addiction in animal models
Science Newsline
– January 15, 2018 – Researchers map all cells within a microcircuit of the mouse brain that processes smell  
Healio
– January 13, 2018 – Animal models play important role in development of next-stage pertussis vaccine
Futurity
– January 12, 2018 – In mice, drug reduces symptoms–neurological deficits–caused by West Nile virus 
Nature
– January 12, 2018 – Robotic stimulus used to precipitate two-way interaction between zebrafish and robot
Psych Central
– January 12, 2018 – Mouse study shows how stress can make you sick
American Association for the Advancement of Science
– Jan. 11, 2018 – Findings show how animals sense location of others nearby 
Dutch News
– January 11, 2018 – Researchers study wild starlings in experiments about sleeplessness
University of Wisconsin – Madison
– January 11, 2018 – New mouse models for Rett syndrome may offer path to treatment
Salk Institute
– January 10, 2018 – Scientists compare astrocytes (cells in brain and spinal cord) in young mice vs. elderly mice 
The Washington Post
– January 10, 2018 – In human and animal studies, Ibuprofin linked to issues with male hormones
GEN
– January 10, 2018 – Novel system used to image fat cells may lead to new treatments for obesity, per mouse study
Brisbane Times
– January 10, 2018 – In mice, researchers test device made with spider silk that could replace insulin injections
UCLA Newsroom
– January 9, 2018 – Effects of estrogen treatment combat multiple sclerosis in mice
Technology Networks
– January 9, 2018 – In mice, scientists find molecule that could revert cellular aging
Nature
– January 9, 2018 – In pigs, researchers successfully test once-weekly HIV drug delivery system
Health Canal
– January 9, 2018 – In mouse study, researchers discover how gut bacteria affects the genome
National Geographic
– January 8, 2018 – Study finds noise pollution is harmful for birds
New Scientist
– January 8, 2018 – Freeze-dried valves used in animal heart surgery for the first time
Healthy Pets
– January 7, 2018 – Veterinary researchers warn against potential of vitamin D overdose 
Science Alert
– January 6, 2018 – Human study confirms results of mouse study showing the transneuronal spread of Alzheimer’s
Psychology Today
– January 6, 2018 – Psychology professor argues that research suggests animals can commit suicide
Endocrine Society
– Jan 6, 2018 – Clinical studies + animal, cellular, & biochemical research links birth control shot to increased HIV risk
ET Health
– January 5, 2018 – New approach to treating X-linked disorders (like Rett syndrome) tested in mouse cells
New Atlas
– January 4, 2018 – New technology allows scientists to locate bacteria in the guts of mice
American Veterinarian
– January 4, 2018 – Veterinary researchers study phantom pain in dogs with amputated limbs 
Seeker
– January 4, 2018 – Rodent studies show promise for bone glue to reverse osteoporosis  
Hippocratic Post
– January 4, 2018 – Vet school earns award from European Commission to study zoonoses in animals and humans
Children’s Hospital Pittsburgh
– January 4, 2018 – Gene therapy reverses autoimmune diabetes in mice
Newsmax Health
– January 4, 2018 – In laboratory mice, alcohol damages stem cell DNA, thereby raising cancer risk
University of Arkansas
– January 4, 2018 – Poultry scientist studies chickens for clues about obesity in humans
Nature
– January 4, 2018 – In mice, researchers show sleeping sickness is a circadian disorder
Science Newsline
– January 4, 2018 – In monkeys, researchers find clues to AIDS resistance in Sooty Mangabey genome
Daily Mail
– January 3, 2018 – Mouse study finds low-pitched noises may curb dementia by shrinking toxic clusters in the brain
Arizona State University
– January 3, 2018 – ASU awarded a grant to study preventative cancer vaccine for dogs
Baylor College of Medicine
– January 3, 2018 – In animal models, dietary sugar linked to bacterial epidemics
Johns Hopkins University
– January 3, 2018 – Rare genetic variation may be linked to schizophrenia, per mouse study
IT and Us
– January 3, 2018 – Device tested on rodents may alleviate symptoms of Tinnitus 
MD Magazine
– January 3, 2018 – Monkey study shows modified T-cells may fight HIV; yield approach to finding lifetime immunity
American Veterinarian
– January 3, 2018 – What’s causing alopecia in Pomeranians? 
Psych Central
– January 2, 2018 – Mouse study aids in understanding of mixed results of antidepressant use
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
– January 2, 2018 – In animal models, diabetes drug sensitizes cancer cells to chemotherapy agents
FA News
– January 2, 2018 – Symptoms of Friedreich’s Ataxia reversed in a new mouse model
Medical Xpress
– January 2, 2018 – Hairy skin grown from mouse stem cells
STAT
– January 2, 2018 – He makes tadpoles with eyes on their tails. Could that help solve birth defects in humans? 
Daily Mail
– December 31, 2017 – In mouse study, diabetes drug reversed memory loss; potential for use in treatment of Alzheimer’s
Geographical
– December 29, 2017 – Scientists study Ebola in the wild to save the lives of great apes devastated by the disease
Live Science
– December 28, 2017 – Rodent study suggests your internal scale may sense (and fight) weight-gain
CBC News
– December 28, 2017 – Animal studies lead to human clinical trials for vaccine that eliminates euphoric effect of cocaine
The Epoch Times
– December 28, 2017 – Mysterious illness blamed for the deaths of millions of kangaroos
Detroit Indian
– December 27, 2017 – In mouse study, eating probiotics likely to help prevent depression
EurekAlert!
– December 26, 2017 – Studying mouse brain, researchers determine mass spectrometric imaging improves diagnosis
KTLA News 5
–  December 26, 2017 – Chinese firm clones gene-edited dog in bid to treat cardiovascular disease
Herald Tribune
– December 25, 2017 – In mice, a single blow to the head can kick off a “lifelong degenerative process”
Salon
– December 25, 2017 – Researchers study neuron activity in animals to determine how the brain makes decisions
Science Newsline
– December 25, 2017 – In mouse study, researchers learn why exercise slows progression of Parkinson’s
Vox
– December 22, 2017 – Potential boon to animal welfare: Scientists use CRISPR to create hornless dairy cows
Live Science
– December 21, 2017 – Researchers aim to test sperm microbot in animals for treatment of cervical cancer
Public Now
– December 21, 2017 – Study of immune cell activity in stem cell transplantation involves mouse and primate models
Crossroads Today
– December 21, 2017 – Lensless camera used to watch neurons fire in a mouse brain
The Washington Post
– December 21, 2017 – Rats trained to detect traces of endangered animal 
X-Economy
– December 21, 2017 – In mouse study, CRISPR-Cas9 used to reverse hearing loss
EurekAlert!
– December 20, 2017 – Blueberry vinegar improves memory in mice with amnesia 
Science
– December 19, 2017 – Biotech company hopes to begin human clinical trials for mRNA drugs proven safe in mouse studies
Medical Xpress
– December 19, 2017 – New vaccine strategy involving a mutated herpes virus tested on mice
Tulane University
– December 19, 2017 – Study with macaques leads researchers to new therapy that may better treat tuberculosis
Health Day News
– December 19, 2017 – Heroin vaccine blunts drug’s effect in animals
ALS News Today
– December 19, 2017 – Therapy reduces levels of ALS markers, animal studies show
Public Now
– December 19, 2017 – Brains of old humans and monkeys share same signs of Alzheimer’s
CBC News
– December 19, 2017 – Reindeer antlers’ amazing skin regeneration may someday help heal human injuries
Engadget
– December 18, 2017 – In rat and mouse brains, researchers find less invasive way of placing brain electrodes
Nature
– December 18, 2017 – Preschool children and chimpanzees incur costs to watch punishment of antisocial others
Medical News Today
– December 18, 2017 – Diabetes: In mouse study, new pathway to treatment suggested by protein culprit
Public Now
– December 17, 2017 – How electroconvulsive therapy relieves depression per animal experiments
EurekAlert!
– December 15, 2017 – Mouse study prompts new ideas on cancers’ origins
KBTX
– December 15, 2017 – Canine research on muscular dystrophy at A&M gets FDA approval for human clinical trials
Ovarian Cancer News Today
– December 15, 2017 – Mouse study reveals potential combination therapy for ovarian cancer
Phys.org
– December 15, 2017 – With an immunocompromised mouse model, researchers find a lethal parasite’s vulnerabilities
Chicago Tonight
– December 14, 2017 – Why do animals (including humans) play? A Chicago researcher explores
Infosurhoy
– December 14, 2017 – Mice used a higher pitch when talking to opposite sex
Mental Floss
– December 14, 2017 – If you want your cat to poop out more hairballs, try feeding it beets
Laboratory Equipment
– December 14, 2017 – Rutgers mouse study shows promise of new technology for early detection of cancer
Health Day News
– December 14, 2017 – In mice, researchers study mutant gene found in family that does not feel pain
The Washington Post
– December 14, 2017 – How 3,000 very good golden retrievers could help all dogs live longer
Multiple Sclerosis News Today
– December 14, 2017 – Body’s biological clock, time-of-day affect immune cells, mouse study shows
Forbes
– December 14, 2017 – Gene editing with CRISPR-Cas9: Applications in animal biotech related to disease treatment & breeding
The Atlantic
– December 13, 2017 – Turning piglets into personalized avatars for sick kids
Environmental News Network
– December 13, 2017 – Monkeys infected by mosquito bites further Zika virus research
Nature
– December 13, 2017 – Oxytocin enhances observational fear in mice
Medical Xpress
– December 13, 2017 – Understanding how a fly modulates its feeding behavior could help fight obesity
True Viral News
– December 12, 2017 – Social behavior restored via brain stimulation in mouse model of autism
Science Newsline
– December 12, 2017 – Estrogen discovery in primate study may shed new light on fertility problems
Science News
– December 11, 2017 – Baby alpaca saved through device used to speed bone regeneration
Healthcare News
– December 11, 2017 – Mouse study suggests biological clock could help prevent cancer
Sierra Club
– December 11, 2017 – How poison dart frogs could crush addiction 
Knowridge Science Report
– December 8, 2017 – Mom’s unhealthy diet could harm 3 generations, mouse study shows
Salk Institute 
– December 7, 2017 – Modified CRISPR technology used to treat diabetes, kidney disease, muscular dystrophy in mice
Futurism
– December 7, 2017 – Mouse study finds new gene therapy could regenerate brain tissue, fix neurological diseases
The New York Times
– December 7, 2017 – Scientists “inject” information into monkeys’ brains
Eurek!Alert
– December 7, 2017 – In mouse model of Alzheimer’s, canola oil linked to worsened memory and learning ability
Associated Press
– December 7, 2017 – Scientists call on US to allow research on pot meds for pets
The New York Times
– December 7, 2017 – Results of rat study may signal a comeback for the gateway drug theory
Yale News
– December 7, 2017 – Researchers root out latent HIV viruses; next step is to conduct tests with mouse models of HIV latency
Alzheimer’s News 
– December 7, 2017 – With mice, MIT team reveals what happens to brain immune cells in Alzheimer’s development
Pacific Standard
– December 6, 2017 – Should we fight invasive species with genetic engineering (on wildlife)? 
Peer J
– December 5, 2017 – Study finds little potential for male chimpanzees to use skin temperature to recognize pregnancies
Medical Xpress
– December 5, 2017 – Mouse study shows lithium chloride blunts brain damage linked to fetal alcohol syndrome
The Atlantic
– December 4, 2017 – Animal research finds organisms might absorb billions of viruses every day
Science Daily
– December 4, 2017 – Researchers find mechanisms to regenerate adult stem cells in mice to restore smell cells
Science Daily
– December 4, 2017 – In studies with mice, humans, exercise changes gut microbial composition independent of exercise
Science Daily – December 4, 2017 – Pigeons can discriminate both space, time, with different region of brain than humans and primates
EurekAlert! – December 4, 2017 – Refrigeration technology to maintain cold-stored mouse sperm viability for 10 days
Health News Digest
– December 4, 2017 – Lasers could allow for new way to study neurodegenerative disease in animal brains
Forbes
– December 4, 2017 – Animal research: e-cigarette vapor can harm growing lungs
Health News Digest
– December 3, 2017 – Mouse study yields promising results for treatment of pancreatic cancer
Steemit
– December 1, 2017 – Study with rats and mice offers new insight into implicit vs. explicit memory
Salmon Business
– December 1, 2017 – Genome editing technology can protect salmon against ISA virus (“salmon flu”)
Science Daily
– November 30, 2017 – Bat cave study sheds new light on origin of SARS virus
Doctors Lounge
– November 30, 2017 – In mouse model of Alzheimer’s, magnesium boosts environmental enrichment
The New York Times
– November 30, 2017 – Happy anniversary, heart transplant—a medical milestone reached with animal research
Science Newsline
– November 30, 2017 – Mouse study offers insight into how to break bad habits
Healio Psychiatric Annals
– November 30, 2017 – Animal study shows SSRIs may delay progression from MCI to Alzheimer’s
National Geographic
– November 30, 2017 – Are dogs smarter than cats? Science has the answer
Scientific American
– November 30, 2017 – Primate study: ultrasound could offer non-invasive treatment for Parkinson’s, depression
Spectrum
– November 30, 2017 – Mouse study questions autism gene’s link to head size
Contagion Live
– November 29, 2017 – Animal experiments needed to move closer to personalized flu vaccines
Charlottesville Tomorrow
– November 29, 2017 – Focused Ultrasound Foundation to include animal research
Science Daily
– November 29, 2017 – Mouse study suggests vanilla extract is effective in preventing psoriasis
Florida Key News
– November 29, 2017 – Animal research links toxins in algae to neurological diseases
Science Codex
– November 28, 2017 – MALDI imaging offers new way to study Gaucher Disease in mouse model
American Veterinarian
– November 28, 2017 – The Association Between Leptin, Lipids, and Canine Gallstones
American Physiological Society
– November 28, 2017 – Mouse study suggests regular endurance training may reverse muscle loss
ARG
– November 27, 2017 – Genes, drugs and mice — UI-led research working to treat brain disease injuries
PR Newswire
– November 27, 2017 – Animal experiments show ultraviolet rays on your skin may exacerbate your brain function
Medpage Today
– November 27, 2017 – Mouse study suggests an antibiotic could attack cancers carrying “a mysterious bacterium.”
Wisconsin State Farmer
– November 26, 2017 – Birds studied by UWM researchers may help unlock genetics of fending off diseases
Sci News
– November 24, 2017 – Research Highlights Key Differences between Human and Non-Human Primate Brains
Dr. Feed
– November 23, 2017 – Research with pigs: Soft robotic sleeve hugs the heart to keep it beating
World Magazine
– November 23, 2017 – Mouse study: Tumor search and destroy
Phys.Org
– November 21, 2017 – Smiling human faces are attractive to dogs – thanks to oxytocin
Before It’s News
– November 20, 2017 – Mouse study sheds new light on neurological response to aggression
Daily Mail
– November 17, 2017 – Chimps recoil from food placed near soft, moist objects
Frontiers in Neuroscience
– November 17, 2017 – Researchers use stem cells to help rats with paraplegia walk again
Gears of Biz
– November 16, 2017 – Researchers test new vaccination strategy against HIV-related SIV in monkeys
Spectrum
– November 15, 2017 – Map of microglia in mouse brain may reveal role in autism
Spectrum
– November 14, 2017 – Monkey study leads scientists closer to gene therapy for Rhett syndrome
Futurity
– November 14, 2017 – Gene variants may make obesity “all but inevitable” according to mouse study 
Death Rattle Sports
– November 14, 2017 – Mouse study shows human protein greatly boosts sepsis survival rate
PR Newswire
– November 14, 2017 – Mammal Brains Identify Type of Scent Faster Than Once Thought
Futurism
– November 13, 2017 – We have created the most extensive map of an organism’s brain wiring to date
NPR
– November 12, 2017 – In D.C., brain science meets behavioral science to shed light on mental disorders
ALZ Forum
– November 11, 2017 – Peripheral Aß can accumulate in brain, trigger detonation
Health Medicine Network
– November 10, 2017 – Biomarker may predict early Alzheimer’s disease
Healthy Pets
– November 10, 2017 – Dogs helping dogs: Scent-detection dogs sniff out canine disease
Fred Hutch Cancer Research
– November 9, 2017 – Dr. Taran Gujral receives grant from American Lung Association
Gears of Biz
– November 9, 2017 – Nighttime eating linked to heart disease in rat study
ABC 6 Action News
– November 8, 2017 – Results from animal research indicate need to study intermittent fasting in humans
WISC News
– November 8, 2017 – Feral cats pose health risks to humans
ALS News Today
– November 8, 2017 – Defects in Cell Cleanup System May Lead to ALS and Other Diseases, Mouse Study Shows
Nature – November 7, 2017 – A Zika Vaccine Targeting NS1 Protein Protects Immunocompetent Adult Mice in a Lethal Challenge Model
Cell Press: CrossTalk
– November 7, 2017 – Reducing tau, improving Alzheimer’s disease
Science Codex
– November 7, 2017 – Promising new drug for Hep B tested at Texas Biomedical Research Institute
Gears of Biz – November 7, 2017 – Subset of carbon nanotubes poses cancer risk similar to asbestos in mice
EurekAlert! – November 6, 2017 – Ongoing surveillance and vaccination are key to prevent yellow fever outbreak in humans
MD Magazine – November 6, 2017 – Aspirin Could Reduce HBV Patients’ Liver Cancer Risk
Daily Beast – November 6, 2017 – Animal Experiments Showcase the Possibility of a Pneumonia Vaccine
EurekAlert! – November 6, 2017 – New drug shows potential as a different kind of antidepressant in mouse trials
Medical Xpress – November 6, 2017 – Elementary neural processing units that tile the mouse brain
Psychiatry Advisor – November 3, 2017 – Anesthesia for Surgery and Subsequent Onset of Cognitive Dysfunction
Natural News – November 3, 2017 – Damage control and regeneration: Researchers find that the immune system also plays a role in nervous system health