Curing Cancer with a Little Blue Pill?!
Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (06-20-2021) #732: Featuring David Bruyette, Christine Zink, and Mikel Delgado. Dr. David Bruyette, the CMO of Anivive talks about his company, a pharmaceutical startup looking for medical solutions for unmet needs in the veterinary space, that has created Laverdia CA1, the first pill to treat cancer, in this case lymphoma in dogs, which may someday benefit humans, too; Dr. Christine Zink has been warning the veterinary community for years that the 6-month or earlier spay/neuter of dogs has serious health consequences and discusses why owners and veterinarians need to take this seriously; cat expert Dr. Mikel Delgado talks about the non-verbal communication we can have with cats, especially the “slow blink,” which Tracie calls a “kitty kiss” in her book The Cat Bible: Everything Your Cat Expects You to Know.