Researchers seek lost Native American boarding school graves

GENOA, Neb. (AP) — The bodies of more than 80 Native American children are buried at the former Genoa Indian Industrial School in central Nebraska. But for decades, the location of the student cemetery has been a mystery, lost over time after the school closed in 1931 and memories faded of the once-busy campus that … Read more

How canine heart disease was tied to grain-free dog food

In 2018, the US Food and Drug Administration, acting on input from a group of veterinary researchers, began investigating whether the increasing popularity of grain-free dog foods had led to a sudden rise in a potentially fatal heart disease in dogs, dilated cardiomyopathy. Four years later, the FDA has found no firm link between diet … Read more

Lion Cub-Petting Study Finds Alarming Welfare Concerns in Animal Tourism Industry | News

Boston, Oct. 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Just in time for National Cat Day on October 29, new research on a popular wildlife tourist attraction known as “cub-petting” reveals the practice has negative welfare consequences for big cats. According to a new study led by New York University and FOUR PAWS, cub-petting normalizes touching young … Read more

Zimbabwe’s focus on wheat set to yield biggest-ever harvest

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe says it is on the brink of its biggest wheat harvest in history, thanks in large part to efforts to overcome food supply problems caused by the war in Ukraine. But bush fires and impending rains are threatening crops yet to be harvested. Like other African countries, Zimbabwe has for decades … Read more

TransCode Therapeutics Announces Publication of Feline Case Study in Frontiers in Oncology | News

BOSTON, Oct. 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransCode Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: RNAZ), the RNA oncology company committed to more effectively treating cancer using RNA therapeutics, today announced acceptance for publication by Frontiers in Oncology of a case study using TransCode’s lead therapeutic candidate, TTX-MC138, in a feline patient with spontaneous metastatic breast cancer. In the … Read more

TransCode Therapeutics Announces Publication of Feline Case Study in Frontiers in Oncology | Business

BOSTON, Oct. 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransCode Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: RNAZ), the RNA oncology company committed to more effectively treating cancer using RNA therapeutics, today announced acceptance for publication by Frontiers in Oncology of a case study using TransCode’s lead therapeutic candidate, TTX-MC138, in a feline patient with spontaneous metastatic breast cancer. In the … Read more