How Animal Research Saved Baby Lincoln’s Life

How Animal Research Saved Baby Lincoln’s Life

Seven-month-old Lincoln Seay was in bad shape. Lincoln had been waiting since November for a heart transplant and now he was going into cardiac arrest. A donor heart had been located and was on the way, but the little boy was deteriorating rapidly. Even with the best care, Lincoln’s life was hanging in the balance. […]

Cotton Rats, Calves and Clinical Trials: New RSV vaccine shows great promise.

Cotton Rats, Calves and Clinical Trials: New RSV vaccine shows great promise.

Guest Post By Blue Sky Science at the Speaking of Research site.  Originally posted here and cross-posted with permission.  Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) affects almost two-thirds of babies in their first year of life, and is a leading cause of bronchiolitis and severe respiratory disease in infants, young children, immunocompromised individuals, and the elderly throughout […]