Lowly horseshoe crabs save human lives
Horseshoe crabs lay on the on the Delaware Bay shore at Reeds Beach in Middle Township in May.
Labs such as Charles River Laboratories International collect horseshoe crabs to drain their blue blood.
A Charles River lab technician uses small computers to test drugs for harmful pathogens using the crab's blood, which congeals in the presence of any bacteria.
By Dave Enscoe, Advertising Department
By Arv Voss, Motor Matters
MIDDLE TOWNSHIP - Walmart is seeking local permission to expand its Middle Township store into a Supercenter, making it one of only three in South Jersey.