- June 26, 2014 | BY
Harnessing a patient’s own infection-fighting T cells to fight untreatable cancer has sparked a great deal of excitement and news reports lately, thanks in no small part to several small clinical trials that demonstrated spectacular results, including complete remission, in some patients.
- June 23, 2014 | BY
Cindy Buckmaster, Director of the Center for Comparative Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in Texas and Vice President for the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS), rallied the lab animal science community to rise up and begin engaging the public about the significant contributions made every day in animal research.
- June 17, 2014 | BY
While studying the impact of cage size on inbred and outbred mice and rats, researchers from Charles River stumbled on an unusual behavioral pattern that suggests even laboratory rodents may need a break from the kids.
- June 16, 2014 | BY
Or how to add some introspection to the scientific research model.
- June 12, 2014 | BY
Are in vitro tests sufficient screening tools for viral safety and product purity?
- June 9, 2014 | BY
How did the standard VITEK® 2 system hold up against MALDI-TOF MS? The survey says…
- May 30, 2014 | BY
The red-hot field of cancer immunotherapy is stealing the show.
- May 28, 2014 | BY
Since its inception in 1986, over 5,000 lab animal professionals have participated in the annual short course sponsored by Charles River Laboratories.
- May 19, 2014 | BY
A few years ago, Genentech scientist Joseph Chen noticed—or rather didn’t notice—something in a biopharmaceutical compound that soon turned the field of endotoxin detection on its head.
- May 16, 2014 | BY
Academic researchers face a rising tide of rules and regulations when their stem cell discoveries move toward clinical trials.