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Research shows genetic traits worth more than £360 an animal

Research into genetic traits has revealed potential financial benefits worth more than £360 an animal, according to the British Limousin Cattle Society. The society’s technical manager, Alison Glasgow, said Limousin cattle had been the focus of three major studies on breeding traits.

Professor opfordrer til at glemme fokus på badevægten

Ifølge den seneste opdatering fra Organisationen for Økonomisk Samarbejde og Udvikling (OECD) er 14,9 procent af de voksne danskere overvægtige. Det er farligt for sundheden, men der er ingen let løsning.

Animal welfare and research 3Rs symposium

The University of Bristol held its first Animal Welfare and Research 3Rs symposium last month [Thursday 27 April]. During the symposium, scientists had the opportunity to find out about current research and share best practice of the ‘3Rs’: Replace, Reduce and Refine.

Animal welfare and research 3Rs symposium

The University of Bristol held its first Animal Welfare and Research 3Rs symposium last month [Thursday 27 April]. During the symposium, scientists had the opportunity to find out about current research and share best practice of the ‘3Rs’: Replace, Reduce and Refine.

USDA blacks out animal welfare information

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today removed public access to tens of thousands of reports that document the numbers of animals kept by research labs, companies, zoos, circuses, and animal transporters—and whether those animals are being treated humanely under the Animal Welfare Act.

Kari Hilde French får ikke møte sønnen på flere uker

Det vil ta lang tid før Joshua French får møte familien. Joshua French (35) ble sammen med kameraten Tjostolv Moland pågrepet i Kongo i mai 2009 etter at sjåføren deres ble funnet drept. 17. mai kom han hjem til Norge etter åtte år i Kongo.

Vi udsættes for skadelige stoffer i årtier

Når et stof bliver mistænkt for at være hormonforstyrrende, kan der gå 30 år, før det bliver forbudt. I den periode er forbrugerne udsat for skadelige stoffer. Processen er alt for langsom og kan få store konsekvenser for vores helbred, mener flere forskere.

EU er for langsom: Vi udsættes for skadelige stoffer i årtier

Når et stof bliver mistænkt for at være hormonforstyrrende, kan der gå 30 år, før det bliver forbudt. I den periode er forbrugerne udsat for skadelige stoffer. Processen er alt for langsom og kan få store konsekvenser for vores helbred, mener flere forskere.

Gene Therapy Might Someday Mend Badly Broken Bones

WEDNESDAY, May 17, 2017 (HealthDay News) — An experimental method that combines gene therapy, stem cells and ultrasound has healed large bone breaks in lab animals, researchers have found. The technique is far from becoming a reality.

Could a Weight-Loss Surgery Lead to Alcohol Abuse?

WEDNESDAY, May 17, 2017 (HealthDay News) — After a popular type of weight-loss surgery, nearly 21 percent of patients develop a drinking problem, sometimes years later, researchers report.

Could a Weight-Loss Surgery Lead to Alcohol Abuse?

WEDNESDAY, May 17, 2017 (HealthDay News) — After a popular type of weight-loss surgery, nearly 21 percent of patients develop a drinking problem, sometimes years later, researchers report.

Finding traces of memory processing during sleep

University of Tübingen neuroscientists use machine learning algorithm to show that the brain actively reprocesses previously learned information during sleep, strengthening memory. Sleep helps us to retain the information that we have learned during the day.

Global Whole Exome Sequencing Market estimated high revenue by 2015-2021

Zion Market Research, the market research group announced the analysis report titled ‘Whole Exome Sequencing Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecasts 2015–2021‘ Whole exome sequencing is a technology that caused complete DNA sequence of any organism’s genome at t

Finding traces of memory processing during sleep

Sleep helps us to retain the information that we have learned during the day. We know from animal experiments that new memories are reactivated during sleep. The brain replays previous experience while we sleep – and this replay strengthens memories overnight.

Comparison of fluid balance and hemodynamic and metabolic effects of sodium lactate versus sodium bicarbonate versus 0.9% NaCl in porcine endotoxic shock: a randomized, open-label, controlled study (pdf)

RESEARCH Open Access Comparison of fluid balance and hemodynamic and metabolic effects of sodium lactate versus sodium bicarbonate versus 0.9% NaCl in porcine endotoxic shock: a randomized, open-label, controlled study Thibault Duburcq1* , Arthur Durand1,6, Anne-Frédérique Dessein3, Joseph Vamecq3,

Can fizzy water make you fat?

"Fizzy water could cause obesity by encouraging you to eat more," The Daily Telegraph reports. Researchers aimed to see whether it could be the carbonation in soft drinks - rather than the sugar - that explains the link between soft drinks and obesity.

Can fizzy water make you fat?

"Fizzy water could cause obesity by encouraging you to eat more," The Daily Telegraph reports. Researchers aimed to see whether it could be the carbonation in soft drinks - rather than the sugar - that explains the link between soft drinks and obesity.

Star-Lord May Survive Getting 'Spaced,' But You Wouldn't

In Marvel's first "Guardians of the Galaxy" film (2014), Chris Pratt's Star-Lord character manages to survive exposure to space without a spacesuit. But he's a special case — and in the second film, out last week (May 5), other characters don't fare nearly as well.

Overcoming PTEN loss to treat brain cancer

The loss of the tumour suppressor gene PTEN has been linked to tumour growth and chemotherapy resistance in the almost invariably lethal brain cancer glioblastoma multiforme (GBM).

Is immunity linked to the body clock?

“Not sleeping enough can damage your immune system and make you ill,” according to the Daily Mail. This somewhat sweeping statement is based purely on an animal study looking at how mice body clocks affected their immune systems.

Light on a dark brain

In order to map how a living brain works 'from the inside', researchers have used all kinds of sensors, initially simple electrodes and later advanced multi-electrode arrays.

Ecuador: New research on pesticide exposure

Ecuador is the third largest producer of cut flowers in the world, primarily roses, many of which are destined to be sold for Mother’s Day. The industry employs more than 103,000 people, and relies heavily on agricultural pesticides.

Navy estimates 94k gallons of jet fuel spilled at air station in Virginia

Crews are scrambling to keep the clean up of a major jet fuel spill at a military airport in Virginia Beach as “environmentally conscious as possible.” Officials say the majority of the spill at the Naval Air Station Oceana has been contained and no evacuations were ordered.

Dansk biotekselskab vil skabe nyt middel mod fedme

Danske Zealand Pharma satser på at udvikle et nyt middel mod fedme. Dermed kan det danske selskab komme i direkte konkurrence med Novo Nordisk, der sidder tungt på det amerikanske marked for fedmemedicin.

11/05/2017: Nutriad announces new marketing appointments

Nutriad, world leader in feed additive solutions for livestock and aquaculture, announced the appointment of Jeroen De Gussem as Marketing Director and Joke Van De Velde as Marketing Communications Manager Operating out of the Dendermonde (Belgium) headquarters they will support Nutriad in its’ gro

NUTRIAD announces new marketing appointments

Nutriad, world leader in feed additive solutions for livestock and aquaculture, announced the appointment of Jeroen De Gussem as Marketing Director and Joke Van De Velde as Marketing Communications Manager.

NUTRIAD announces new marketing appointments

Nutriad, world leader in feed additive solutions for livestock and aquaculture, announced the appointment of Jeroen De Gussem as Marketing Director and Joke Van De Velde as Marketing Communications Manager.

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