The Future Of Health Care Is Alpacas (Cool Weird Awesome 108)

By |2019-08-19T09:46:30-04:00August 19th, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , |

Researchers at Vanderbilt University have been looking at the unusual immune system of alpacas. Their antibodies are not only effective, they’re also easier to harvest than most other animals’ antibodies, so they could help develop ways to treat or regulate some rare but serious diseases in humans.