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Infection researchers detect multidrug-resistant pathogens in urban brown rats

back 09.09.2019 12:28 Rat plague in Vienna: Infection researchers highlight multidrug-resistant pathogens in urban brown rats Rats could pose a major threat to the spread of multidrug-resistant bacteria in cities. A team of researchers from Austria and Germany came to this conclusion after studies on rat populations in Vienna. InfectoGnostics researchers based in Jena performed …

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Multidrug-resistant germs are common in urban rats

/ kichigin19, stock.adobe.com Vienna – People are not the only creatures that can be infected with multidrug-resistant bacteria. A study in euro surveillance (2019, doi: 10.2807 / 1560-7917.ES.2019.24.32.1900149) have shown that dangerous germs are also prevalent in urban rats. Rats like to stay close to people. They feed on their waste, which they often track …

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Animal testing in Berlin: new law to better protect mice, rats and monkeys – Berlin

When is an animal experiment necessary and when is it not? Ethically and medically, the answer is difficult. Animal rights activists in Berlin now have the right to judiciously examine animal testing. This is in a bill that Senator of Consumer Protection Dirk Behrend (Greens) submitted to the Senate on Tuesday. Until now, only scientists …

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