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Prevention and Control of Hydatidosis at Local Level: South American Initiative for the Control and Surveillance of Cystic Echinococcosis/Hydatidosis
[Foreword]. This Guide was prepared to promote an update of the advances, challenges and perspectives of processes for the control, elimination, diagnosis and treatment of echinococcosis/hydatidosis in South American ...
Pan American Foot-and-Mouth Disease Center
(Washington, D.C, 1984-06)
Prevalence of antibodies against foot-and-mouth disease virus-infection-associated antigen (VIA) in cattle of the Paraguayan Chaco
[Introduction] The present work evaluates the usefulness of the VIA test in detecting past FMDV infections in large cattle populations.
Foot-and-mouth disease and influenza-contrasts and parallels
The present discussion will be limited to features affecting the epidemiology and control of the two diseases with special attention to the lessons to be learnt from comparative data.
Immunobiological functions of the complement system
[Introduction] Up to 1926, only 4 components were recognized in the complement system and almost nothing was known concerning its immunobioloical functions, besides specific hemolysis and bacteriolysis. Today, 11 proteins ...
The effect of merthiolate on the inmunogenicity of foot-and-mouth disease virus antigens
Merthiolate is commonly used as a preservative in commercial inactivated foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) vaccines. However, experiments with inactivated poliomyelitis vaccines have shown that degradation products of merthiolate ...
Immune response of adult cattle vaccinated with oil adjuvanted foot-and-mouth disease vacines
[Introduction] In the present work the immune response of a group of cows under controlled field conditions was studied. Two vaccination schemes of oil adjuvanted vaccination were tested in order to establish the most ...
Emergency animal diseases eradication manual for the Caribbean with emphasis on foot-and-mouth disease
[Presentation] The Emergency Animal Disease Manual with specifc reference to foot-and-mouth disease has been elaborated at the Pan American Foot-and-Mouth Disease Center during November 1980 by a team of veterinary medical ...
Programa Hemisférico de Erradicação da Febre Aftosa: Plano de ação 2011-2020
[Objetivo geral] Erradicação da FA das populações de animais suscetíveis dos países da América do Sul e estabelecimento de mecanismos de prevenção do risco de novo ingresso da doença nos países do continente.