In this podcast, we examine why it’s so hard to transition from animal research into human cures and Obama’s latest visit to the NIH.
· HIV vaccine: How close are we? http://www.healthline.com/health/hiv-aids/vaccine-how-close-are-we
· Obama’s visit to the NIH: http://www.whitehouse.gov/photos-and-video/video/2014/12/02/president-obama-speaks-fight-against-ebola
· Comparing human and mouse genomes: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/11/141119132703.htm
· The difficulty with animal models: http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/25184/title/The-Trouble-with-Animal-Models/