Research scopes-out prospects for developing a Lifetime Animal Wellbeing Index  

AN industry research project looking at prospects for the development of a Lifetime Animal Wellbeing Index (LAWI) for sheep and cattle has delivered its final report. Prepared for Meat & Livestock Australia by a team from CSIRO Agriculture and Food, the report points out that the red meat industries are increasingly under pressure to demonstrate […]

Research may help animal feed sector – Newspaper

ANIMAL feed refers to food that is specifically formulated and fed to domesticated animals, such as cattle, poultry, fish, and pets, in order to provide the necessary nutrients for their growth, maintenance and reproduction. The availability and utilisation of these feed resources vary depending on regional and seasonal factors, such as climate, water availability and […]

Suffering in silence: Caring for research animals can take a severe mental toll | Science

Conner Sessions’s decision to combine his love of science and animals nearly destroyed him. Growing up in rural Washington state, he spent his early life surrounded by cows, horses, cats, and dogs. He cared about all of them and considered a career in veterinary medicine. But after graduating with a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry from […]

New evidence in Augusta University’s animal research case

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) – New evidence in a case involving animal research at Augusta University could prove AU lied to the federal government, risking millions of research dollars. Our I-Team first uncovered allegations of fraud, forgery, and a cover-up at Augusta University after a research monkey died nine years ago.  You could call it a smoking […]

The importance of non-human primates in neuroscience :: Understanding Animal Research

Owing to their uncanny similarities with human beings, non-human primates (NHPs) have a small but important role in basic and translational biomedical research particularly when it comes to neuroscience. NHPs have delivered fundamental knowledge about how the human brain functions, which has directly led to the development of valuable therapies that have dramatically improved the […]

UW, Other Schools Face Calls to Improve Animal Safety in Research Labs

The University of Wisconsin won a recent legal battle tied to accusations of animal abuse within its research facilities. Activists hope that doesn’t end the conversation – or the scrutiny. The case had to do with the university restricting social media comments critical of certain conditions. Those comments were posted by Maddie Krasno, who graduated […]

The animal research behind a new Alzheimer’s drug lecanemab

Earlier this year the drug lecanemab made headlines after positive result in a clinical trial with people diagnosed with the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease. Lecanemab reduces Alzheimer’s progression Lecanemab is a monoclonal antibody consisting of the humanised version of a mouse antibody. It was developed to recognise, target and remove toxic beta-amyloid proteins that build up in […]

Animal Feed Additives Market Size is projected to reach USD 52.77 Billion by 2030, growing at a CAGR of 3.9%: Straits Research

Straits Research – Market Research Strategy | Strategy Consulting | Business Research | Business Consulting | Market Research The global animal feed additives market size was valued at USD 37.4 billion in 2021 and is projected to reach USD 52.77 billion by 2030 at a CAGR of 3.9% from 2022 to 2030. Asia-Pacific is expected […]

The Recorder – Column missed importance of lab animal research 

Published: 10/23/2022 2:27:03 PM Modified: 10/23/2022 2:26:52 PM In the recent My Turn “Cruel and pointless experiments on animals worsen gender inequality” (Gazette, Oct. 20),  the writer calls for increased attention to women’s health which is surely a pressing and chronic need. What the writer missed is the tremendous importance of new knowledge that can only come […]

Edible Animal Fat Market to Hit $64.7 Bn, Globally, by 2031 at 4.5% CAGR: Allied Market Research

Edible animal fats offer essential fats and calories and help in absorption of fat-soluble vitamins including A, D, E, and K. These factors fuel the growth of the global edible animal fat market. PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Allied Market Research recently published a report, titled, “Edible animal fat Market by Type (Butter, […]

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