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Schienenechse mit mehreren Hautläsionen. Foto: Inst. für Virologie/Vetmeduni Vienna  10

Novel poxvirus discovered in crocodile tegus (Crocodilurus amazonicus)  10

A novel poxvirus (family Poxviridae) has been discovered in Crocodilurus amazonicus (family Teiidae), a lizard species with a body length of up to 120...

(Web-Redaktion on 04/08/2021)

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Die Wanderungsphase von Zugvögeln ist mit einer Veränderung von oxidativem Stress im Gewebe der Tiere verbunden. Foto: Gianni Pola  11

Avian fitness: birds go easy on their pectoral muscles  11

A European research team led by Vetmeduni Vienna has discovered a protective mechanism in migratory birds. According to the study, common quails are...

(Web-Redaktion on 03/30/2021)

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Breakthrough: New method for modelling the development of leukaemia  12

In a recently published study in Blood Advances, a research team from the Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology at Vetmeduni Vienna describes the...

(Web-Redaktion on 03/26/2021)

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Mönchsgrasmücke mit Geolokator. Foto: Wolfgang Vogl/Vetmeduni Vienna  13

The migration of Austrian blackcaps decoded  13

Blackcaps (Sylvia atricapilla) are one of the most common bird species in Europe, and the most common in Austria. Across their range, they show a...

(Web-Redaktion on 03/22/2021)

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Die Simulationsstudie bewertete verschiedene Bekämpfungsansätze eines möglichen MKS-Ausbruchs in Österreich. Foto: pixabay  14

Foot-and-mouth disease: evaluation of control strategies against a potential outbreak  14

Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is one of the most feared animal diseases worldwide. The viral disease is highly contagious, with an acute progression,...

(Web-Redaktion on 03/18/2021)

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