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[Rodent surgical models, Surgical models, Research models]

Not all surgical models are equal: the beauty is in the details

Surgically modified animal models play a critical role in biomedical research, allowing researchers to mimic the structural and functional properties of human conditions. However, it is only with...

[Teklad diet, bedding and enrichment, DIO custom diets, Custom diets, Lab animal diets, Research models and diets]

Progress in diets to induce nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)

The prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is increasing, with ~24% of the US and European populations estimated to be affected. NAFLD is defined as the presence of fat in liver...

[PDX, GEMS, Research models]

Patient-derived xenograft: making personalized medicine even more personal

It is well established that personalized medicine can overcome some limitations of a one-size-fits-all approach to healthcare. In research and practice, personalized medicine is being increasingly...

[contract breeding services, Research models]

Cryopreservation and rederivation: Two steps forward, no setback

Effective colony management ensures reproducible research outcomes and adherence to the principles of the 3Rs. Cryopreservation and rederivation services are highly effective tools for meeting...

[COVID-19, Research models]

How COVID-19 has changed the biomedical industry

The shift in research priorities due to COVID-19 has required rapid adjustment across the biomedical sector. The speed and effectiveness of this response supports our current scientific...

[COVID-19, Research models]

How COVID-19 has affected the non-human primate shortage

Why is the shortage in non-human primates such a serious issue for the scientific community? Non-human primates (NHPs) are critical for clinical development pathways of new drug applications, but...

[Contract research, Biomedical research, Animal research, Research models]

4 tips to help secure research funding

Securing research funding is becoming increasingly difficult with the ever-growing competition across all disciplines worldwide vying for grant approval. For instance, the National Institutes of...