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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 03, 2005
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FORT COLLINS, COLO. - 11/03/2005 - Animal sciences professor John Sofos and his research team at Colorado State University, were awarded $2 million to study how to control the transmission of Listeria in food-processing and foodservice facilities.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 02, 2005
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NATIONAL REPORT - 11/02/2005 - In the wake of hurricanes Rita and Katrina, the Federal Emergency Management Association reports aid packages totaling more than $750 million.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 01, 2005
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NORTH GRAFTON, MASS.- 11/1/05 - Cynthia R.L.Webster, DVM received a $1.2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study liver disease at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 26, 2005
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EDISON, NJ - 10/26/05 - Ross University (RU) inked an "articulated agreement" with Mercy College to boost enrollment in its veterinary program.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 21, 2005
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HARTFORD, CONN. - 10/21/05 - Canine influenza has reached Connecticut with two cases confirmed by the Animal Health Diagnostic Center at Cornell University, reports State Veterinarian Mary J. Lis.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 20, 2005
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ALAMEDA, CALIF. - 10/20/05 - Maddie's Fund awarded Cornell University a six-year, $1.7 million grant to develop a shelter medicine program.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 19, 2005
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BATON ROUGE, LA. - 10/19/05 - Bidding for the 2006 multiple-breed, Internet-based Stallion Service Auction of the Louisiana State University (LSU) Equine Health Studies Program began Oct. 14.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 18, 2005
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ATHENS, GA.- 10/18/05 - University of Georgia (UGA) veterinary researchers say blocking a protein that helps transport viruses from a cell could prevent the infection from reproducing and contaminating other cells.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 14, 2005
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SACRAMENTO, CALIF. - 10/13/2005 - Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed legislation prohibiting intra-cardiac puncture on conscious animals as a form of euthanasia in the state.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 14, 2005
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WASHINGTON - 10/13/2005 - The Bush administration proposed eliminating all cow brains and spinal cords from animal feeds in an effort to further reduce risks for cases of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) in the United States.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 11, 2005
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MADISON - 10/12/05 - The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine received its first full-tuition endowed scholarship by an anonymous donor.
Oct 07, 2005
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Washington - 10/7/2005 - The first drug under the Minor Use and Minor Species Animal Health Act (MUMS) was recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 27, 2005
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AUSTIN, TEXAS - 9/27/05 - Texas veterinary and agriculture departments made preparations for Hurricane Rita, but are still experiencing delays accessing damage due to lack of communication to the most heavily affected areas.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 26, 2005
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BATON ROUGE, LA. - 9/26/05 - Out-of-state veterinarians seeking to help displaced animals can practice medicine in Louisiana until Oct. 25 without an in-state license.
Sep 24, 2005
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WASHINGTON - 9/24/2005 - Lester M. Crawford, DVM, PhD, resigned as commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration. He was considered the highest ranking veterinarian serving in public office.