Press Releases 2011

Press release 12-29-2011 - Don´t put all your eggs in one basket – or all your horses on one pasture 1
Press release 12-16-2011 - Winter diets? The secret is to chill the extremities 2
Press release 12-06-2011 - Hanging with the boys - female Alpine marmots benefit from a bit of pre-natal testosterone 3
Press release 12-05-2011 - Healthy piglets? Not with sulfonamides! 4
Press release 11-11-2011 - Catching camels in the Gobi 5
Press release 11-08-2011 - “If Hamlet give the first or second hit”: the development of Burkitt’s lymphoma 6
Press release 10-19-2011 - Improving training efficiency in horses 7
Press release 10-06-2011 - The short goodbye: weaning foals 8
Press release 09-30-2011 - Taking the heat: Asian elephants simply “ride out” high daytime heat load 9
Press release 09-28-2011 - The mark of the beast: tradition or stress? 10
Press release 09-23-2011 - Keeping pets sweet: treating diabetes in dogs 11
Press release 09-16-2011 - Cool hamsters live longer 12
Press release 09-14-2011 - Cowpox virus: old friend but new foe 13
Press release 08-05-2011 - Seizing the opportunity: treating epilepsy in cats 14
Press release, 08.05.2011 - No treatment is the best treatment – diarrhoea in young foals 15
Press release 06-30-2011 - Mony a mickle maks a muckle: how changes in animals’ size and shape arise 16
Press release 06-28-2011 - The good, the bad and the ugly: the many roles of c-JUN in cancer 17
Press release 05-31-2011 - Good guy or bad guy? Diagnosing stomach disease in pet reptiles 18
Press release 05-27-2011 - The importance of ‘inner values’ in finding a partner – female sparrows test the genetic make-up of their mates 19
Press release 05-25-2011 - An 820,000 Euro project to improve the competitiveness of the Austrian and Hungarian poultry industries 20
Press release 05-19-2011 - Silent but deadly – the cause of Demetz Syndrome in Tyrolean Grey cattle 21
Press release 05-03-2011 - A boring ass life – the Asiatic wild ass in the Mongolian Gobi 22
Press release 04-27-2011 - Out of Africa – how the fruit fly made its way in the world 23
Press release 04-18-2011 - Man’s best friend: a joint tumour marker in man and dog 24
Press release 04-13-2011 - Preparing for a cool life – seasonal changes in lipid composition 25
Press release 04-01-2011 - Sleeping through danger: the dormouse approach to survival 26
Press release 03-29-2011 - Thyroid affects colour vision: Hormone controls visual pigments throughout life 27
Press release 02-22-2011 - Natural (Born) Killers: what do they really do? 28
Press release 02-08-2011 - Fly-ing Evolution: Fruit flies disclose their secrets of adaptation to Vienna’s PhD students 29
Press release 02-01-2011 - Basking in the sun – how large mammals survive winter in the mountains 30
Press release 01-31-2011 - If junk DNA is useful, why is it not shared out more equally? 31
Press release 01-26-2011 - If you knew Susie – the sequence of the orang-utan genome 32
Press release 01-24-2011 - Hormonal therapy for older, pregnant horses? 33
Press release 01-17-2011 - "They talk about diversity..." - the need for conservation of Asiatic cheetas 34