„One Health” is at it’s heart the initiative which aim is to fight the most important problems, that the world, people, animals and the environment need to deal with. Problems such as antimicrobial resistance, climate change, animal welfare, fair trade and food safety. In many of the above, veterinarians play a vital role. Which role? We decided to choose few examples, that aren’t sometimes obvious.
AT-121 - hope for a new painkiller with no side effects!
A study on monkeys shows, that there’s a chance for a new opioid meeting all our expectations. Mei-Chuan (Holden) K, a scientist from Wake Forest University, and medical chemist Nurulain Zaveri, a founder of Astraea Therapeutics in California, had developed a chemical compound called AT-121.
Did you know, that a few days ago, British vet and scientist was awarded by Lasker Foundation? He was honoured Laser biomedical research prize for a discovery of a breakthrough anaesthetic for inducing people. That drug is just an ordinary, well known to every veterinarian, propofol!
We have great pleasure to present the most awaited conference of the VetCo Academy 2018: Neurology and Radiology on April 21th and 22th in Warsaw.