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Archive for March, 2017

Reverse zoonosis: Can you make your pet sick?

It is well known that animals can, sometimes, pass diseases to humans. However, it is a lesser known fact that humans can also infect animals.

Reverse zoonosis: Can you make your pet sick?

It is well known that animals can, sometimes, pass diseases to humans. However, it is a lesser known fact that humans can also infect animals.

Immune study in chickens reveals key hurdle for Campylobacter vaccine effort

New University of Liverpool research reveals that the immune response of farmed chickens does not develop fast enough to fight off Campylobacter during their short lifespan.

Immune study in chickens reveals key hurdle for Campylobacter vaccine effort

New University of Liverpool research reveals that the immune response of farmed chickens does not develop fast enough to fight off Campylobacter during their short lifespan.

RCVS Council and VN Council elections now open

Voting in this year’s RCVS Council and VN Council elections has now opened, and veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses who are eligible to vote in their respective elections can do so either online or by post.

Queen’s Medal and Golden Jubilee Award winners announced

We are pleased to announce Dr Barry Johnson as the winner of this year’s Queen’s Medal, and Kathy Kissick as the winner of this year’s Golden Jubilee Award.

Website ‘My Account’ temporarily down for maintenance

The login area of the website will be unavailable on two days, whilst maintenance work is carried out on our servers.

Trichomonosis: A conundrum in cats

Over the past two decades, the protozoan Tritrichomonas foetus has come to be recognised as a cause of chronic colitis in cats in many countries worldwide.

New test detects early stage of wasting disease in cattle

Researchers at the National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, have identified a more sensitive test for detecting the early…

New test detects early stage of wasting disease in cattle

Researchers at the National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, have identified a more sensitive test for detecting the early…

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