Navigation Links
Pharmaceutical use in Norwegian fish farming in 2001-2007
Date:4/28/2008

The Norwegian Institute of Public Health has published an overview of sales of various drugs used in fish breeding in Norway from 2001-2007. The sales are shown in kilograms of active ingredient; antibacterials, anaesthetics, anthelmintics and treatments for sea lice and fungi. The figures are based on sales from wholesalers to pharmacies and from feed mills to breeders.

After an increase in sales of antibacterials from 2002-2006, sales in 2007 returned to levels seen in 2001. Prescription-based statistics from the Norwegian Food Safety Authority for the period 2000-2006 show that this increase can be blamed on new breeding species, especially cod. However, the increase in use for cod was positively correlated to the increase in biomass cod produced.

For more detailed data, including tables of information view the full news article on the NIPH's website located at http://www.fhi.no/eway/default.aspx?pid=238&trg=Area_5954&MainLeft_5812=5954:0:&Area_5954=5825:68486::0:5955:1:::0:0.


'/>"/>

Contact: Media Contact
info@fhi.no
Norwegian Institute of Public Health
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Pharmaceutical breakthrough may make a range of drugs cheaper and more available
2. Singulex Teams With Wyeth Pharmaceuticals to Translate Pre-Clinical Biomarker Research Into Clinical Study Design
3. NMR researchers unlock hydrogens secrets to spot polymorphism in pharmaceuticals
4. Biopharmaceutical infrastructure key to lower drug development costs
5. Researchers develop liquid crystal pharmaceuticals to fight cancer and other diseases
6. Bacteria from sponges make new pharmaceuticals
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/3/2016)... 3, 2016  Neurotechnology, a provider of high-precision ... Automated Biometric Identification System (ABIS) , a complete ... MegaMatcher ABIS can process multiple complex biometric transactions ... of fingerprint, face or iris biometrics. It leverages ... and MegaMatcher Accelerator , which have been ...
(Date:4/26/2016)... LONDON , April 26, 2016 ... EdgeVerve Systems, a product subsidiary of Infosys (NYSE: ... a partnership to integrate the Onegini mobile security ... (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20151104/283829LOGO ) The ... enhanced security to access and transact across channels. ...
(Date:4/15/2016)...  A new partnership announced today will help ... in a fraction of the time it takes ... life insurance policies to consumers without requiring inconvenient ... Diagnostics, rapid testing (A1C, Cotinine and HIV) and ... weight, pulse, BMI, and activity data) available at ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... June 23, 2016 , ... ... regulatory and technical consulting, provides a free webinar on Performing Quality ... 13, 2016 at 12pm CT at no charge. , Incomplete investigations are still ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 22, 2016  Amgen (NASDAQ: ... of the QB3@953 life sciences incubator to ... health. The shared laboratory space at QB3@953 was created ... a key obstacle for many early stage organizations - ... of the sponsorship, Amgen launched two "Amgen Golden Ticket" ...
(Date:6/22/2016)... , June 22, 2016 Cell ... will allow them to produce up to one ... one lot within one week. These high-quality, consistent ... laboriously preparing cells and spend more time doing ... through a proprietary, high-volume manufacturing process that produces ...
(Date:6/22/2016)... 2016  According to Kalorama Information, the dominant ... market include significant efforts in automation as well ... and affordable sequencers, say the healthcare market research ... including sample prep materials.  The healthcare market research ... for Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) , highlights major ...
Breaking Biology Technology: