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Kakadu Pappe  9

Skilful cockatoos able to shape tools from different materials  9

Tool manufacture was once regarded a defining feature of mankind, but it is now known that a variety of animal species use and make their own tools....

(Web-Redaktion on 11/16/2016)

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Bienensterben  10

New findings about the deformed wing virus, a major factor in honey bee colony mortality  10

The Varroa mite and the deformed wing virus are main factors responsible for the alarming bee mortality. Researchers from the University of Veterinary...

(Web-Redaktion on 11/11/2016)

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Kompostlaufstall  11

Compost bedding good for cow claw health  11

Dairy cows kept in barns often develop claw damage because of humid und unsuitable roaming areas. A study conducted by researchers from Vetmeduni...

(Web-Redaktion on 11/04/2016)

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Jarolim Mimotop  12

Viral particles support prophylactic vaccination against breast cancer  12

Artificial structures of tumour antigens, mimotopes, applied in vaccinations of cancer patients can trigger a long-term immune response. For the...

(Web-Redaktion on 10/11/2016)

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Die TeilnehmerInnen des Einführungskurs Populationsgenetik kommen von weltweit her. (Foto: © Julia Hosp/Vetmeduni Vienna)  13

Introductory course of population genetics attracts international interest  13

From September 1 to October 5 2016, the interdisciplinary doctoral program “Vienna Graduate School of Population Genetics“ runs its yearly...

(Web-Redaktion on 09/29/2016)

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