disease

A gene could prevent Parkinson’s disease

Parkinson’s disease is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by the destruction of a specific population of neurons: the dopaminergic neurons. The degeneration of these neurons prevents …

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contamination

Model predicts cross-species contamination risk for livestock

A new mathematical model from researchers at North Carolina State University reveals the high risk of cross-species disease spread on farms with more than one …

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bears

High protein diet may harm polar bears

A high protein diet appears linked to kidney disease and shortened lifespans for captive polar bears, a relationship similarly suspected in humans, according to a …

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animals

Cellular receptors identified for eastern equine encephalitis

A new study led by researchers at Harvard Medical School has identified a set of cellular receptors for at least three related alphaviruses shared across …

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Cancer

Cancer risk across mammals: Carnivores are more prone to cancer

We tend to talk about cancer as a human disease. While it is true that cancer seriously affects our species, we can no longer disregard …

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bird

Bird malaria spreading via global ‘hotspots’

Bird species across the globe are suffering and dying from a type of malaria and, while these strains are not infectious to humans, they’re spreading …

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UK risk of Newcastle disease increased to medium

Move from Defra follows new outbreaks in Belgium The risk of Newcastle disease (ND) being introduced the UK has been raised from ‘low’ to ‘medium’, …

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Veterinary Vaccines Market Worth $12.6 Billion by 2025 | CAGR: 6.2%: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global veterinary vaccines market is expected to reach USD 12.6 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Rise in the …

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Veterinary/Animal Vaccines Market to Grow at 5.9% CAGR to 2022 Led by Europe – ReportsnReports

Veterinary/Animal Vaccines Market Size will reach $8.66 billion by 2022 from $6.50 billion in 2017 at a CAGR of 5.9% between (2017-2022) driven by the …

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