Categories

Come on in! Join Pinterest today...it only takes like a second or so.

More like this: blue food, lab rats and rats.
Visit Site

Blue Food Dye Treats Spine Injury in Rats

The same blue food dye that gives your Gatorade its turquoise tint and turns your tongue a peculiar shade of purple might also protect your nerves in the case of spinal cord injury. By lucky accident, researchers discovered that the commonly used food additive FD&C blue dye No. 1 is remarkably simil...
Cran Berry
Cran Berry • 2 years ago

Blue food dye helps rats with spinal injuries.

Related Pins

love rats cute rats

Mouse!

Home Is Where My Cat Is // Screen-printed Poster from Flat Rat Press

Sometimes I miss having rats.

I'm torn over what is best about this photo, the mouse (rat?) standing on its hind legs, or the curled tongue

Rats are so misunderstood! They make the most wonderful pets and greet you like you're the best thing in the world ♥ Miss my ratties :( ♥

So, studies have proven that rats laugh when you tickle them. And now they cuddle tiny teddy bears. Rats, you are wonderful.