The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture in conjunction with US Department of Agriculture (USDA) is currently investigating the loss of a cull sow with heavy growth of Streptococcus equi subspecies zooepidemicus (S. zooepidemicus or Strep zoo) that died at an approved livestock market.
Over time, chronic wasting disease (CWD) prevalence always increases. The longer the disease is around, the greater the infection rate in host animals like white-tailed deer.
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The approval for Ervebo was granted to Merck & Co., the American pharmaceutical company that manufactures the vaccine. It was given European Commission approval in November.
This year, the city recorded 37,973 cases of chikungunya between January and November. In the same period last year, the government recorded 9,545 cases.
In 2019, 8,392,921 malaria cases, including 3,113 deaths have been reported. The population of Burundi is estimated at 11.53 million.
The vaccine development process is faster and more efficient than previous methods, which will allow poultry vaccine producers to rapidly update vaccine strains to keep up with virus evolution.
Samples from the poultry farm in Sikou Township were confirmed to be infected with H5N2 avian influenza.
Researchers are planning a high-voltage electricity experiment at a farm in southwestern China to create cleaner conditions for animals and explore if it could help halt the African swine fever pandemic.
African swine fever has been detected in pigs being illegally transported in China’s southwestern Sichuan province.