Who will Survive?

Who will Survive?

Are you a big fan of “Game of Thrones” (GOT)? The final season of the hit HBO series is on its last episode and most faithful watchers are on the edge of their seats to see who will FINALLY be seated on the Iron Throne. Based on a series of fantasy novels called “A Song […]

Animal Research and Diabetes – Part 3

Animal Research and Diabetes – Part 3

This is the final installment of our three-part series on animal research and diabetes. You can find Part One here and Part Two here. In the first two parts of this series, we’ve covered Type 1 diabetes and Type 2 diabetes. This week, we look at three topics in diabetes research. First, we examine how […]

FBR SmartBrief Is Here

FBR SmartBrief Is Here

FBR has partnered with SmartBrief to bring you a new weekly publication: FBR SmartBrief. FBR SmartBrief is a news digest covering topics of interest in animal research, animal health and the biomedical world. In response to your feedback, SmartBrief is delivered weekly on Wednesdays and replaces the daily Total E-Clips. Subscribers to E-Clips should have […]

Whole Cranberry Compound Shown to Reduce Colon Cancer in Mice

Whole Cranberry Compound Shown to Reduce Colon Cancer in Mice

In a new study in the fight against colon cancer, cranberry compounds are proving effective in reducing tumors in mice. Researchers fed four groups of mice with tumors whole cranberry powder, cranberry polyphenol extract, non polyphenol compound extract, or regular chow. After 20 weeks, the mice fed the whole cranberry powder showed 50% fewer tumors […]