Tag: Animal Models

Clinical Trials, Research and Development

Potential Therapeutic Target for Rheumatoid Arthritis Uncovered

October 28, 2022

Via: GEN

Researchers at the University of Colorado (CU) School of Medicine have discovered that a bacteria found in the gut may be responsible for triggering rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in people already at risk for the disease. The findings, “Clonal IgA and […]

Industry, Vaccines

Uncleavable Spikes: Key to Better SARS-CoV-2 Vaccines

August 26, 2021

Via: Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News

New research from Japan shows hamsters inoculated with spike gene mutants that lack the protease cleavage site are resistant to subsequent infection with both the parent strain and emerging alpha (UK/B.1.1.7) and gamma (Brazil/P.1) SARS-CoV-2 variants. “SARS-CoV-2 spike gene mutants […]