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Caterpillars as a model for studying pneumonia

Alternative methods

04 - 19 - 2019

Caterpillars as a model for studying pneumonia

    Caterpillars have an immune system comparable to ours. They can be a model for the study of pneumonia caused by the bacterium Klebsiella...
Animal research in picture

Education

04 - 18 - 2019

Animal research in picture

    The American association "Americans for Medical Progress (AMP)" has put online a website with information on animal research that contains many...
Ten years of research in mice

Scientific progress

03 - 13 - 2019

Ten years of research in mice

The British scientific information site Understanding Animal Research, founded in 2009, has published an article on some example of research using...
Can computer models evaluate the toxicity of chemicals?

Alternative methods

02 - 14 - 2019

Can computer models evaluate the toxicity of chemicals?

Can computer science replace animal models to evaluate the toxicity of a substance? This is the question to which an article in the journal Nature,...
Public hearing at the OPECST on the use of animals in research

Institutions

02 - 06 - 2019

Public hearing at the OPECST on the use of animals in research

The Parliamentary Office for the Evaluation of Scientific and Technological Choices (OPECST) organized a four-hour press hearing on the morning of...