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Rabies could be eliminated through vaccination of dogs

The case for rabies elimination through vaccination of dogs is put forward in an article in Science, co-written by Dr Katie Hampson, Dr Tiziana...

Date
September 2014
Event

Australian Small Animal Veterinary Association (ASAVA): 42nd Annual Conference

8 - 14 August 2015 - Gold Coast, Queensland

Venue
Gold Coast, Queensland
Country
Australia
Contact
Ria Tamone
Tel
+61 294 315 055
MiscellaneousFull Text

Crawfish production: pond construction and water requirements.

The size, shape and characteristics of crawfish ponds vary widely within the industry, as do the methods of construction. Most successful crawfish ponds have these traits in common: soils with high clay content, relatively flat, yet well drained bottoms, a reliable water source; and perimeter...

Authors
McClain, W. R.
Publisher
Southern Regional Aquaculture Center
Publication
SRAC Publication - Southern Regional Aquaculture Center , 2012, 240, pp 6 pp.
CAB ReviewFull Text

Prion disease zoonosis: assessing risk associated with new and emerging prion agents.

Prion diseases are infectious neurodegenerative diseases associated with the misfolding, aggregation and deposition of host prion protein (PrP) in the brain. These diseases include scrapie in sheep, bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) in cattle, chronic wasting disease (CWD) in deer and...

Date
September 2014
Subjects
aetiology; bovine spongiform encephalopathy; brain; brain diseases; chronic wasting disease; Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease; disease models; disease transmission; emerging infectious diseases; experimental infections; human diseases; laboratory animals; prion diseases; prion proteins; prions; reviews; risk assessment; scrapie; scrapie agent; zoonoses
Authors
Barron, R. M.
AbstractFull Text

Analysis of technical efficiency and technological progress contribution in mutton sheep production.

In recent years, the demand for mutton exceeded its supply and the price in meat market rose rapidly. This situation has directly affected the basic livelihood of the residents living at border and minority areas, and the social stability in these regions is also affected. To keep the sustainable...

Authors
Liu YuFeng; Wang MingLi; Shi ZiZhong; Wang HongYu
Publisher
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology
Publication
Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology (Beijing), 2014, 16, 3, pp 156-161

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