Scientists learn how horrible face cancer spreads among Tasmanian devils

The research could be a game-changer in the fight to save the devils.

Immunotherapy brings new hope for fading Tasmanian devils

An international study carried out over six years might spark new hope for Tasmanian devils threatened by the contagious devil facial tumour disease.

Tasmanian devils developing resistance to horrendous infectious face cancer

I’d expect nothing less from the Tasmanian devils.

Tasmanian devil milk might be the secret weapon against superbugs we’ve been waiting for

Watch out, bugs, the devil’s out for ya!

Tasmanian devils evolve resistance to transmissible cancer that’s nearly 100% fatal

When all hope was thought to be lost, selection came to the rescue.

40 baby Tasmanian devils born – sparking new hope for the species

In the Tasmanian Devil Ark, is the largest conservation breeding program for the Tasmanian devil, and a much needed one, considering how their numbers are continuing to plummet dramatically. A desperate fight Tasmanian devils are having the fight of their lives against Devil Facial Tumour Disease (DFTD), a transmissible cancer – the worst kind of diseases, and so far, they

Sympathy for the tasmanian devil

The little carnivorous animal has suffered one of the steepest population declines ever to be documented. In just 15 years, it went from being a common animal to the brink of extinction; and the cause is an unusual one: an infectious tumor. “Devil facial tumor disease has been a devastating, ongoing problem,” said Menna Jones professor of zoology at the