Latest Animal physiology Stories
High levels of a protein associated with chronic, low-grade inflammation in the brain correlate with aspects of memory decline in otherwise cognitively normal older adults.
Scientists at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry and Harvard Medical School, Boston have found a way of mimicking the body's natural mechanism of fighting inflammation.
Horses that donâ€™t sweat â€“ a condition called equine anhidrosis â€“ run a serious health risk.
After years of experimenting with the feces of large cats, a team from the University of Queensland discovered that the feces of tigers is an effective deterrent in warding off animal pests such as goats and kangaroos from certain plants.
Black bears show surprisingly significant and previously unobserved slowing of their metabolism during and after hibernation.
13therapeutics, Inc. today announced that the company has received a new Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the National Institutes of Health, for $3.0 million.
Over 1.7 million bottles of Nopaleaâ„¢ â€“ the natural anti-inflammatory drink by TriVita â€“ have been sold, announced the company.
A protein identified at the University of Central Florida lab has the power to suppress inflammation, a discovery that could help get to the root causes of disorders like arthritis and heart diseases.
One protein single-handedly controls the growth of blood vessels into the developing brains of mice embryos.
The adult human skeleton undergoes constant remodeling, with new bone forming at sites that have been broken down by a precise process called resorption.
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- To fire mitraille at.