This week in #ScienceNews and #Innovation, transgenic mice, monkeys, and even ferrets are in short supply as labs race to study COVID-19 in animal models.

Two Rhesus Macaque (Macaca mulatta) sitting in a tree

Meanwhile, British doctors are testing a new heart disease drug aimed to disarm neutrophils, the body’s own defenders.

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And, Amazon is working on developing a vaccine and other measures to curb the common cold.

person injecting someone on his arm