Science & Research

Amyloidosis in Captive Cheetahs – Is it in Their Genes?

Cheetahs in captivity have an unusually high prevalence of a fatal disease called systemic amyloid A (AA). … Read more »

Cheetah Textbook Publishing Soon

Dr. Laurie Marker is leading a team of co-authors in writing a comprehensive academic book on their … Read more »

Intern Story – My time at CCF

I arrived at the Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) on the 1st of December 2016. CCF is a … Read more »

Biomass Technology Demonstration Centre

The Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) has completed initial construction of a new facility at its main campus, … Read more »

What is a studbook and why is it important for conservation?

Conservation is an interdisciplinary effort combining subjects that are widely divergent – from genetics for assessing diversity … Read more »

Cheetah Populations Continue to Decline Across Africa

CCF researchers co-authored a report on the decline of the wild cheetah that has created awareness around … Read more »

2017 New Year’s Resolutions

CCF’s New Year’s Resolutions. Make one of your 2017 resolutions to follow the cheetahs. Read our blog … Read more »

A New Liquid Nitrogen Tank for CCF!

Thanks to Air Liquide! One part of CCF’s multifaceted research on cheetahs is our biomedical research. CCF … Read more »

CCF Genetics Laboratory working with University of British Columbia Student

Kristine Teichman, a PhD student from the University of British Columbia, came to CCF in February 2016 … Read more »

Dr. Marker at Endangered Wolf Center – Video Interview

During her Fall Tour Dr. Laurie Marker and Virginia Busch, the executive director of the Endangered Wolf … Read more »