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Europäischer Feldhase (Lepus europaeus) Foto ©Tatiana AdobeStock  10

What gives hares a stomach ache  10

Diseases of the gastrointestinal tract are being described with increasing frequency in the European brown hare. These are often due to changes in the...

(Web-Redaktion on 04/25/2019)

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MMTV Virus Modell (Grafik © Institut für Virologie/Vetmeduni Vienna)  11

MMTV and HIV: Mechanisms of retroviral defence  11

Humans possess a variety of highly effective innate immunity factors. These include the so-called APOBEC3 proteins, which play an important role in...

(Web-Redaktion on 04/10/2019)

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Thelazia callipaeda - "orientalischer Augenwurm" (Foto © Georg Duscher/Vetmeduni Vienna)  12

Dangerous eye worm spreading – including in Austria  12

In recent decades, the oriental eye worm has been increasingly found in pets and humans in Europe. Until now, however, this causative agent of eye...

(Web-Redaktion on 04/08/2019)

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Wolf im Kooperationsexperiment  13

Wolves lead, dogs follow – and both cooperate with humans  13

The statement is a bold one, especially as wolves have received a lot of negative attention in recent years. A recent study conducted by behavioural...

(Web-Redaktion on 03/13/2019)

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