Animal Assisted Therapy in 2015

Animal Assisted Therapy in 2015

Researchers have created a robotic dog that they hope will be useful as a means of therapy for people suffering from PTSD. Therabot, the robotic beagle is capable of nuzzling, prodding, and making sounds in the same way a live dog would respond to a person. Animal-assisted therapy has already shown to have great success […]

Asthma cure on the horizon?

Asthma cure on the horizon?

Millions of people suffer from asthma, a frightening disease that makes you feel like you’re drowning. Using both mouse and human cells – and a humanized mouse to show how human type 2 innate lymphoid cells (ILC2)¬†work in the body, researchers at Janssen Research and Development, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School are figuring […]