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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2001
By dvm360.com staff

The Food and Drug Administration has developed an action plan addressing the agency's steps in dealing with bovine spongiform encephalopathy (mad cow disease) among other transmissible spongiform encephalopathies.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2001
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Washington-If Congress approves it, President George Bush's supplemental appropriations request would call for an additional $35 million for the United States Department of Agriculture to step up preventative measures against foreign animal disease threats.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2001
By dvm360.com staff
Helena, Mont.-Montana Supreme Court justices have turned down a claim that Colorado State University's Veterinary Teaching Hospital (CSU-VTH) should be open to long-arm jurisdiction for an equine malpractice lawsuit because it operated a Web site.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2001
By dvm360.com staff
Washington-The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) officially withdrew the approval of two new animal drug applications sponsored by Abbott Laboratories.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2001
By dvm360.com staff
Washington- Government officials are considering adding a definition for distress to animal welfare regulations and changing the way laboratory animal use is recorded in research, experiments and teaching.
Feb 01, 2001
By dvm360.com staff

Washington, D.C.-At presstime, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is proposing new animal thresholds for antibiotic approvals, while a new Purdue University pilot program was just launched to monitor antibiotic resistance in companion and food animals.