MODEL PERFORMANCES

What's Shaping the In Vitro and In Vivo Models
- Improvements in humanized mouse models for cancer are helping us more accurately recapitulate the in vivo function of human cells and tissues.
March 20, 2017
BY: Anya Avrutskaya
- No one can really claim whether tau or amyloid beta commands the bigger role because the proteins are so linked.
March 1, 2017
BY: Antti Nurmi
- Modifications in disease models that used to take months or years, can now be achieved in several weeks
January 31, 2017
BY: Christopher Dowdy
- CRISPR editing in mice is a work in progress. Zygote electroporation might make the work go faster.
January 23, 2017
BY: Uma Saha
- Partnering in many forms will drive innovation, and new diagnostic screening tools for Zika and other flaviviruses will help us protect animal colonies.
December 14, 2016
BY: Eureka Staff
- CRISPR for the development of organoids or PDX, and novel immunomodulatory, combination therapies. What our cancer scientists are eyeing in the coming year.
December 5, 2016
BY: Joseph Murphy
- Trying to stop genetic manipulation of the human genome is futile, so let’s learn to use it wisely.
November 28, 2016
BY: Iva Morse
- PCR of exhaust air dust is rapidly becoming more mainstream and might one replace dirty bedding sentinels, a tremendous boost to for the 3Rs.
November 2, 2016
BY: Regina McEnery
- Two recent articles featuring Charles River scientists illustrate how advances in molecular genetics and tumor biology are finally opening doors for humanized mice in cancer.
November 1, 2016
BY: Eureka Staff
- Can companies work together to find better models for this neuroinflammatory disorder? Scientist Joel Kaye thinks so and he’s formed a consortium to prove it.
October 25, 2016
BY: Regina McEnery