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  1. FILE PHOTO: Atlantic Horseshoe crabs come ashore to spawn and lay eggs on Pickering beach in Delawa

    Drugs standards group nixes plan to kick pharma's crab blood habit

    Horseshoe crabs' icy-blue blood is set to remain the drug industry's standard for safety tests after a powerful US group ditched a plan to put on ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: A scientist studies cancer cells inside white blood cells through a microscope at the G

    Drug developers take fresh aim at 'guided-missile' cancer drugs

    Dozens of drugmakers are conducting human trials for a record 89 therapies that pair antibodies with toxic agents to fight cancer, evidence of ...
  3. A horseshoe crab is shown after it was tagged at a Lonza biotech facility in Walkersville

    Blue-blooded crabs at heart of pharma dispute on drug testing

    If you've received a vaccination, hip replacement or chemotherapy without suffering toxic shock, chances are you've benefited from a vast ...