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The handicap principle: from erroneous hypothesis to scientific standard  10

In a recently published review, Dustin Penn of the Konrad Lorenz Institute of Ethology at Vetmeduni Vienna reveals a widely accepted hypothesis to be...

(Web-Redaktion on 11/25/2019)

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Allergy sufferers are more susceptible to stress and tend to suppress emotions  11

Do allergic and non-allergic individuals differ in their response to acute stress and in how they handle emotions? A research team led by Lisa-Maria...

(Web-Redaktion on 10/31/2019)

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Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia: A new drug class in cancer therapy  12

Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) is a rare form of cancer that commonly affects children, mostly under the age of five years. In the search for new...

(Web-Redaktion on 10/28/2019)

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Investigation of bacteriophages in intensive care units  13

Phages are a special form of virus that may prove effective as a new weapon against bacterial infections, especially in places where antibiotics fail...

(Web-Redaktion on 10/24/2019)

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Novel mechanism for persistence in staphylococcal chronic infections  14

An international research team from the Vetmeduni Vienna discovered a new mechanism for persistence of the bacterial pathogen Staphylococcus aureus...

(Web-Redaktion on 10/24/2019)

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