A newly discovered HIV like virus in monkeys provides clues about the origin of AIDS in humans

More than 50 melon-headed whales were found washed ashore and dead on a beach to the northeast of Tokyo, even as rescuers were striving to save 32 more by releasing them into the sea in a nearby

despite preventive measures, mad cow disease may enter the US. This has been recently reported in a study conducted by the General Accounting Office (GAO), the investigative arm of Congress. The

An international team of resear

Mounting economic pressures cast a dark shadow on the future of camels and their traditional breeders in Rajasthan

Usage of antibiotics in farm animals could be making human microbes drug resistant

Did anyone have wild thoughts about cow dung harming the Alpine pastures? Yes it can, claim French researchers. According to them,

A study of abnormal mice reveals why we have five fingers on each hand. If animals grow more than five digits other bones in the limb become distorted to the point where the animal cannot walk or run

at least 200 horses died during 1999-2000 at the King Institute of Preventive Medicine, Chennai, because of non-adherence to any scientific protocol for production of anti-snake venom serum (

The foot-and-mouth disease