THREE BLIND MICE RESTORE VISION; HOPE FOR HUMANS

THREE BLIND MICE RESTORE VISION; HOPE FOR HUMANS

THREE BLIND MICE RESTORE VISION; HOPE FOR HUMANS – Chicago Sun-Times, 7/12/15 Blind mice are famous in nursery rhymes — and maybe soon, in scientific laboratories. A team of Swiss scientists recently restored sight in blind lab mice by injecting new, light-sensing cells into their eyes. They’re working to develop a cure for acquired blindness […]

Measles Outbreak Can Be Helped By Animal Research

Measles Outbreak Can Be Helped By Animal Research

MEASLES OUTBREAK CAN BE HELPED BY ANIMAL RESEARCH – Newsday (Long Island, NY), 5/31/15 Animal research is responsible for some of the most beneficial vaccines in modern history — including those for rubella, measles, and polio. And it’s our best hope for finding a way to eradicate other destructive illnesses in the years to come. […]

EBOLA VACCINE DEPENDS ON ANIMAL TESTING

EBOLA VACCINE DEPENDS ON ANIMAL TESTING

EBOLA VACCINE DEPENDS ON ANIMAL TESTING – Baltimore Sun, 1/30/15 Animal research is vital to the study of disease, and it is the primary reason why scientists have hope that they’ll be able to cure Ebola and other emerging infectious diseases. Read more about the Ebola vaccine on the Baltimore Sun