Call for more research into role of endotoxins in laminiitis.
Clinical trials planned; patents pending.
Focus on prevention and treatment of endocrinopathic laminitis.
Data represents a valuable tool for laminitis research.
Nineteen horses and ponies put on individually tailored programmes.
British equines – with and without laminitis – to be followed for two years.
Challenge made to research foundation in memory of winning racehorse who could not be saved.
Memorial wall to ensure no horse or pony who has suffered from laminitis is forgotten.
Backing for two studies which aim to learn more about risk factors.
“Thrifty genotype” of British native breeds an obesity risk factor – study.
Growing risk of metabolic syndrome in humans mirrored in horses.
“Our ultimate aim is to make laminitis a manageable disease and improve horse welfare.”