Australian politics, society & culture

The trouble with Black-6

Black-6 lab mice and the history of biomedical research "70 percent of all sufferers of chronic pain are women, and most are middle-aged - yet the lion's share of what we know about the disease comes from juvenile male rodents. It's a mismatch that has already wasted millions of dollars in failed clinical trials."

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Friday, 18 November 2011 - 2:37pm
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