Archive for August, 2012

Pig Parasite To Be Trialled As Treatment For Crohn’s Disease

A trial using eggs of a pig parasite to treat Crohn’s disease started this month, led by a US biotech company that is developing a new class of biologic treatments for autoimmune diseases and cancer…

Tail Chasing In Dogs As An Animal Model For Studying The Genetic Background Of OCD In Humans

The genetics research group, based at the University of Helsinki and the Folkhalsan Research Center and led by Professor Hannes Lohi, has in collaboration with an international group of researchers investigated the characteristics and environmental fac…