Furry and cute, hibernating ground squirrels may hold a key to medical care, UW researcher thinks

A ubiquitous rodent found across Wisconsin may hold the key to understanding how to treat gravely wounded soldiers on the battlefield, patients suffering from a massive infection or someone having a heart attack.

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