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Treating Cancer in Dogs Provides Hope for Humans

Treating Cancer in Dogs Provides Hope for Humans

Provides Hope for Humans When Krista DeZerega-Thomson got the dreaded news that Rohan, the family’s beloved Labrador retriever, had cancer, she was devastated. He had metastatic melanoma—an aggressive form that affects dogs and humans—and was given only two months to...

UC Davis Osteosarcoma Clinical Trial Showing Success

UC Davis Osteosarcoma Clinical Trial Showing Success

Fred, a 6-year-old male shepherd cross, was diagnosed by his referring veterinarian with cancer in his left forelimb in April 2016. Due to preexisting orthopedic issues, he was not a candidate for the traditional amputation and chemotherapy treatment. Faced with only...

Shared Science: Human and Equine Health Similarities

Shared Science: Human and Equine Health Similarities

By Sarah Evers Conrad, The Horse, September 9, 2016. Studying diseases across species can benefit horses as well as people -- Similarities between veterinary medicine and human medicine abound, particularly when it comes to horses. Horses, after all, suffer from many...

Love of Pets Drives Animal Health on Wall Street: Report

Love of Pets Drives Animal Health on Wall Street: Report

   By Arlene Weintraub, FiercePharma Animal Health, August 29, 2016. Shares of animal health companies are outperforming the stock market as a whole, thanks largely to strong performances from companies like diagnostics maker IDEXX Laboratories ($IDXX), veterinary...

Why Animal Health Is The Next Big Growth Area

Why Animal Health Is The Next Big Growth Area

By Cathy Yarbrough, Contributing Editor, Life Science Leader, July 1, 2016.   The animal health industry is on a growth trajectory, powered by the popularity of pet ownership and a global population hungry for meat and dairy products. The many large and small...

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