Stand and Deliver

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. Continue reading

The Scent of a Man

A fascinating research project undertaken by Jeff Mogil’s lab at McGill University suggests that the odors emanating from male laboratory technicians elevate the stress level of mice, causing the rodents, paradoxically, to feel less pain. Continue reading