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Blackhead disease: a dangerous parasite-bacteria alliance  10

The ban of efficacious drugs against blackhead disease, a dangerous parasitic disease with serious consequences on bird’s health, has led to its...

(Web-Redaktion on 02/05/2020)

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Poop instead of needle prick: New, simpler method to measure hormones  11

Hormone levels are usually measured using blood sampling, as alternative methods must still be established. A research team from Vetmeduni Vienna has...

(Web-Redaktion on 01/30/2020)

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The handicap principle: from erroneous hypothesis to scientific standard  12

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  13

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  14

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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