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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 09, 2002
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An eye disease that struck eastern house finches in Maryland in 1994 may help expand scientists' understanding of a number of epidemic diseases in humans, animals and plants.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 09, 2002
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Two of Texas' estimated 153,000 cattle herds have been diagnosed with cattle tuberculosis since summer 2001, calling into question the state's "free" status for (TB) eradication.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 09, 2002
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Rockville, Md.-

Equine supplements have been taking some federal heat of late, with questions of contents, the supplements' claims, and how they are manufactured.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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Washington - The U.S. Department of Agriculture is amending regulations and standards pertaining to animal exports.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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London - Bovine tuberculosis (TB) has long baffled scientists bent on finding a vaccine to combat it - until now.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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Davis, Calif.-

Dr. Tilahun Yilma, a veterinary virologist who genetically engineered a vaccine for a deadly cattle disease and is now working to develop an AIDS vaccine, is named the 2002 Faculty Research Lecturer by the University of California, Davis.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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Louisville, Ky. - At least five of the 17 horses in this year's Kentucky Derby are relaxing on pins and needles of the therapeutic variety.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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New York - A veterinary professor at Kansas State University is considering new medication and food alternatives to the current methods of treating osteoarthritis in dogs.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
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East Lansing, Mich. - Scientists at Michigan State University are testing the efficacy of pyrantel tartrate as a potential preventive treatment against Sarcocystis neurona in horses.

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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.