Medicine and Life Sciences - Veterinary Science
Why do zebras have stripes' A study published in PLOS ONE today [Wednesday 20 February] takes us another step closer to answering this puzzling question and to understanding how stripes actually work.
Mannose sugar, a nutritional supplement, can both slow tumour growth and enhance the effects of chemotherapy in mice with multiple types of cancer. This lab study is a step towards understanding how mannose could be used to help treat cancer.
Researchers at Cardiff University are working to understand a relatively common genetic condition that most people haven't heard of.
The Mexican tetra fish can repair its heart after damage - something researchers have been striving to achieve in humans for years.