Meet the alpacas that are helping researchers who study autism, Alzheimer’s and cancer

Meet the alpacas that are helping researchers who study autism, Alzheimer’s and cancer

They very small size, they’re heat-stable, they’re acid stable and there’s evidence that the pass the blood-brain barrier. So they can be used at many different levels in the lab and even in diagnostics. And ultimate goal is to utilize these antibodies to pave the way for potential therapies. I was surprised they were skittish.…