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

Pigs form a visual concept of human faces 1
Fight or flight? Sexual cycle determines the behaviour of female guinea pigs 2
Important aging mechanism in fish model Nothobranchius furzeri revealed 3
Standard myelofibrosis drug can awaken "dormant" lymphoma 4
By the skin of their teeth: DNA traces reveal what kind of pigs lived in Bronze Age Hallstatt 5
Immunoglobulin E as a promising new form of anti-cancer immunotherapy 6
Flexible instead of one-way track: poison frogs show high flexibility when taking care of their brood 7
The dark side of cichlid fish: from cannibal to caregiver 8
Natural killer cells exhibit increased antitumor activity through CDK8 deletion 9
Study shows late-born hibernators grow more rapidly than early-born counterparts 10
New strategy to target transcription factor STAT5 to combat leukaemia 11
Horse origins turned upside-down 12
Cracking the genetic code for complex traits in cattle 13
New treatment strategies for chronic kidney disease from the animal kingdom 14
Brain training for old dogs: Could touchscreen games become the Sudoku of man’s best friend? 15
Vitamin A in cattle fodder is potentially protecting against cow's milk allergy 16
Free-living greylag geese adjust their heart rates and body core temperatures to season and reproductive context 17
Mammals move less in human-modified landscapes 18
Hunting dogs as possible vectors for the infectious disease tularaemia 19