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Tigermücke (Aedes albopictus), Foto © J.Gathany/CDC  2

Dangerous new mosquitoes become native to Tyrol  2

Around 50 mosquito species are known in Austria – and new potentially invasive species are being added, as a newly presented study by Vetmeduni Vienna...

(Web-Redaktion on 06/29/2020)

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Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma: combination therapy recommended to prevent treatment resistance *  3

A general problem encountered in cancer therapy is that many patients develop resistance to a drug over the course of treatment. In the case of the...

(Web-Redaktion on 07/15/2020)

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Graphical abstract © Abt. f. Funktionelle Krebsgenomik/Vetmeduni Vienna  4

STAT5 transcription factors activate brown adipose tissue thermogenesis as a way to counteract obesity  4

It sounds like an alternate version of Star Wars in which the dark side wins: brown fat defeats white fat. Specifically, the activation of brown...

(Web-Redaktion on 07/08/2020)

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P. plecoglossicidia Biofilm (grüne Färbung durch Syto®9 - lebende Bakterien, rote Färbung durch Propidiumiodid - tote Bakterien), Foto © Eva M. Wagner/Vetmeduni Vienna  5

Biofilms - an invisible threat to food safety  5

Biofilms are potential sources of contamination in the food industry. A recent study by the FFoQSI Competence Center at the Vetmeduni Vienna...

(Web-Redaktion on 07/06/2020)

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Bulle (Weißblauer Belgier), Foto © P. Van den Bossche  6

Adaptive architecture: a new concept for understanding adaptation processes  6

Most animal and plant traits are polygenic, meaning they are encoded by more than one gene, as genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have shown. A...

(Web-Redaktion on 07/02/2020)

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