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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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Rockville, Md. - FDA is ordering the prohibition of extra-label use of topical nitrofuran animal and human drugs in food-producing animals.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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East Lansing, Mich. - The West Nile Virus (WNV), which adversely affects a horse's neurological system, has been found in 18 states and Ontario, since it was first discovered in New York in 1999.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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Denver-The recently-released second edition, Neurological Examination for the Busy Practitioner, is designed to be a quick-access reference tool for veterinarians who perform such exams.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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It's unlikely the transmission of mad cow disease will pass from one generation of cows to the next, according to new British research.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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Boston - The drug-resistant salmonella bacteria is directly being linked to pigs, according to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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Latin American veterinarians with plans to practice in the United States are one step closer to the border via participation in a distance-education program, TheHorse.com reports.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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The Agricultural Research Service and the Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute in South Africa have co-launched a study to produce vaccines for foot-and-mouth disease (FMD).

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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Bethesda, Md. - A U.S. government advisory panel is concerned that animal-to-human tissue transplants are proceeding without safeguards.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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Topeka, Kansas - Samples from eight Kansas cows suspected of having foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) were negative for the virus, officials report.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
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Tokyo-

A mare's blood plasma sample can apparently just as accurately confirm when ovulation occurs as can a veterinarian's rectal palpation assessment, new research, reported by The Horse.com, shows.