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Biotech Company Dalan Animal Health Relocates to Athens, Georgia

PR Newswire

Athens, GA. Wednesday, June 1, 2022 -- Dalan Animal Health, Inc., a biotech company focused on insect health, announced today that it will relocate its headquarters to Athens, Georgia. The company is anticipated to create 20 new jobs over the next five years. Read more at PR Newswire

Honeybees Run Vaccination Programmes, Too

The Economist

An old saw has it that there is nothing new under the sun. But it may still come as a surprise that human beings are not alone in having invented vaccination. Work just published in the Journal of Experimental Biology by Gyan Harwood of the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, confirms that honeybees got there first. It also suggests that they run what look like the equivalent of prime-boost childhood vaccination programmes. Read more at The Economist

Immunity, Vaccines & Honey Bees: Part 1

Bee Culture

MARCH 2022 -- “As a veterinarian, I have administered thousands of various vaccines to a variety of animals over the years. As in humans, these vaccines are typically developed over decades of research and trials and are administered ...”
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Immunity, Vaccines & Honey Bees: Part 2

Bee Culture

APRIL 2022 -- “If you missed last month’s part one of this series, I am about to give you some homework! Please go back and read part 1 in the previous BC issue, it will really help with your understanding of this article. Much of what I discussed previously applies to vertebrates, and perhaps has best been understood in mammals. Because honey bees do not produce antibodies ...”
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Dalan Animal Health Receives USPTO Notice of Allowance for a Patent Application Covering a Groundbreaking Vaccination Technology to Protect Honeybees

PR Newswire

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 4, 2021 -- Dalan Animal Health, a pioneer in insect vaccination, announced today the issuance of a Notice of Allowance for U.S. Patent Application 15/747,252 "Edible Vaccination Against Microbial Pathogens." The original technology was developed at the University of Helsinki, Finland, by Dr. Dalial Freitak and Dr. Heli Salmela. Read more at PR Newswire

Dalan selected as winner of the 2020 BIO IMPACT Startup Stadium

BIO IMPACT

Listen to Dalan's 8-minute investor pitch for their winning presentation at the 2020 BIO IMPACT Startup Stadium. Listen here

Vaccine for Honeybees Could Be a Tool to Fight Population Decline

New York Times

At a time when some beekeepers are struggling to keep their colonies alive and pollinating, the prospect of a vaccine for honeybees has offered a flicker of hope… Read at New York Times

World's First Insect Vaccine Could Help Bees Fight Off Deadly Disease

NPR

Bees may soon get an ally in their fight against bacterial disease — one of the most serious threats the pollinators face — in the form of an edible vaccine… Read at NPR

Will new vaccine effectively save bees?

KCRW

Bees have been dying off in masses, and no one knows why. Bees are crucial to the food chain. Now there’s hope: a bee vaccine… Listen on KCRW

First-Ever Honey Bee Vaccine Offers Hope for Pollinators and Fruit Growers

Fortune

A growing number of honey bees die each year due to pesticides, vanishing habitats, poor nutrition, and climate change, with potentially disastrous consequences for agriculture and natural diversity… Read at Fortune

World's First Insect Vaccine Could Help Bees Fight Off Deadly Disease

Bloomberg

Bees may soon get an ally in their fight against bacterial disease — one of the most serious threats the pollinators face — in the form of an edible vaccine… Read on Bloomberg

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Dalan Animal Health Attending 47th Annual Apimondia Congress in Istanbul, Turkey

Apimondia • August 24-28, 2022

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Dalan selected as finalist to pitch at the upcoming Animal Health Innovation Europe conference

Animal Health Innovation Europe • Feb 22-23, 2021

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Dalan selected as winner of the 2020 BIO IMPACT Startup Stadium

Bio Impact

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