Meet The Anti-Poaching Pilot Who Flies Rescued Baby Chimps To Their New Homes

Meet Anthony Caere, a Belgian who heads Virunga National Park’s Air Wing and serves as a “big brother” in the sky for its rangers. Virunga National Park is located in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Caere’s duties include supporting rangers’ anti-poaching patrols, doing surveillance for wildlife censuses, inspecting poaching sites and carrying out medical evacuations. […]

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Lowering urine protein aids renal function in rare kidney disease

Reducing urinary protein aids patients with the rare kidney disease focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS), according to a study published online Aug. 10 in the American Journal of Kidney Diseases. Jonathan P. Troost, Ph.D., from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, and colleagues evaluated if reductions in proteinuria following treatment were associated with greater kidney […]

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