Press Releases of the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna

The current press releases of the Vetmeduni Vienna report latest developments and events from the areas of science and research, teaching and the animal hospital of the Vetmeduni Vienna.


Press Releases 2018

Fruit flies adapt to climate change through metabolic rewiring 1
No Japanese quail genetic pollution in captive Common quail in Italy provides pure-bred stock for natural populations 2
Survival signalling mediated by Tyk2 is the Achilles’ heel of Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphomas 3
Pigs form a visual concept of human faces 4
Fight or flight? Sexual cycle determines the behaviour of female guinea pigs 5
Important aging mechanism in fish model Nothobranchius furzeri revealed 6
Standard myelofibrosis drug can awaken "dormant" lymphoma 7
By the skin of their teeth: DNA traces reveal what kind of pigs lived in Bronze Age Hallstatt 8
Immunoglobulin E as a promising new form of anti-cancer immunotherapy 9
Flexible instead of one-way track: poison frogs show high flexibility when taking care of their brood 10
The dark side of cichlid fish: from cannibal to caregiver 11
Natural killer cells exhibit increased antitumor activity through CDK8 deletion 12
Study shows late-born hibernators grow more rapidly than early-born counterparts 13
New strategy to target transcription factor STAT5 to combat leukaemia 14
Horse origins turned upside-down 15
Cracking the genetic code for complex traits in cattle 16
New treatment strategies for chronic kidney disease from the animal kingdom 17
Brain training for old dogs: Could touchscreen games become the Sudoku of man’s best friend? 18
Vitamin A in cattle fodder is potentially protecting against cow's milk allergy 19
Free-living greylag geese adjust their heart rates and body core temperatures to season and reproductive context 20
Mammals move less in human-modified landscapes 21
Hunting dogs as possible vectors for the infectious disease tularaemia 22