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UM professor studies complexities of biodiversity, disease transmission - EurekAlert (press release)

EurekAlert (press release)
MISSOULA - Biodiversity is disappearing at an alarming rate as infectious diseases increasingly spill over from wildlife to humans. Disease ecologists fervently debate whether biodiversity loss leads to an increased disease risk. Now, a University of ...

Diabetes during pregnancy may increase baby's heart disease risk - Science Daily

Science Daily
... protein responsible for blood vessel network formation. Understanding of the protein's function in fetal cells may improve early detection of disease in children. The study is published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physiology -- Cell ...

BRD in calves: immunology, treatment and prevention - vet times

vet times
One of the greatest challenges facing intensive bovine production systems (both beef and dairy) is the occurrence of bovine respiratory disease (BRD) in calves. This disease is tricky to identify, sometimes difficult to treat effectively, and can be ...

Disease Insight Research Foundation

Scottsdale - United States

DIRF is a non-profit foundation dedicated to conquering common diseases such as cancer or mental illness through genetic research.

Whirling Disease Foundation
United States

Raises funds for field and laboratory research for solutions to whirling disease, a parasitic infection which attacks juvenile trout and salmon.

Center for Inherited Disease Research - Johns Hopkins University
United States

High throughput genotyping and statistical genetics services to investigators seeking to identify genes contributing to human disease.

United States

Markets mini-ELISA assay system for 24 simultaneous analyses of 3 microliter serum sample within single well of 96 well plates. Also offers custom assay development services from their base in Logan, UT.

Chelonian Research Foundation
United States

This foundation supports worldwide turtle and tortoise research and produces a journal - Chelian Conservation and Biology.

Raptor Research Foundation
United States

(RRF) is a scientific society whose goal is the accumulation and dissemination of scientific information about raptors (hawks, eagles, falcons and owls).

United States

Professional society concerned with the study and conservation of hawks, eagles, falcons, and owls.

Equine Research Foundation
United States

Working to further scientific and public knowledge about equine learning abilities.

Foundation for Biomedical Research
United States

Nonprofit organization that focuses on the proper use of animals in medical research.

Migration Research Foundation
United States

Nonprofit using satellite transmitters and other tracking devices to study wildlife migration of endangered and at-risk mammals, birds, and reptiles.

United States

Is dedicated to creating and furthering awareness and understanding of arid environments and developing the capacity, skills and knowledge to manage arid environments appropriately.