Navigation Links
Bioniche Responds to Australian Equine Influenza Outbreak
Date:9/6/2007

- Equimune(R) IV product a proven treatment -

BELLEVILLE, ON, Sept. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bioniche Life Sciences Inc. (TSX: BNC), a research-based, technology-driven Canadian biopharmaceutical company, today announced that it has increased its supply of Equimune(R)IV to Australia in order to be able to respond to anticipated increased demand as a result of that continent's equine influenza outbreak. The outbreak began in August, and according to one media report, a total of 3,376 horses on 405 properties are now suspected of having the virus.

"Bioniche wants to ensure that sufficient supply of Equimune IV is available to Australian veterinarians," said Jim Phillips, President of Bioniche Animal Health (global). "At the same time, we are ensuring that veterinarians have the information they require about our proprietary immunotherapy product and its efficacy in the treatment of equine influenza."

Equine influenza is a viral respiratory infection that causes flu like symptoms in horses and is from the group of viruses that causes flu in humans. Most horses exposed to the virus will show signs within a period of 1-5 days. Most viruses that are responsible for coughs and colds in horses result in mild symptoms, such as nasal discharge and coughing. Equine Influenza produces more severe symptoms, with horses developing a fever and a dry hacking cough. Horses become ill and are reluctant to eat or drink for several days, but usually recover in 2 to 3 weeks. The virus can be spread easily from horse to horse as a result of droplets and also from nasal discharge and from things like infected brushes and rugs. The disease is very contagious and there can be an almost 100% infection rate in a population that has been previously unexposed to the virus.

Australia and New Zealand are the only countries with significant equine industries that have been previously free from equine influenza. Horses in Australia are not vaccinated. Th
'/>"/>

SOURCE Bioniche Life Sciences Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Acute Gastroenteritis Responds To Treatment With Either Gatorade Or Pedialyte
2. Marijuana Abuse Responds to Psychotherapy, Overall Is Hard to Treat
3. Stubborn Ulcerative Colitis Responds to Arthritis Drug
4. Brain Responds Better to Name Brands
5. Australian Scientists Silence Cancer Gene
6. Australian Government To Stockpile Anti-Bird Flu Drug Relenza
7. Australian Company Gets $10 million For Developing Skin Cancer Gel
8. World’s First Triple Transplant Performed by Australian Surgeon
9. Australian Surgeons Successfully Conduct Worlds First Triple Organ Transplant
10. Six Indians Win Australian Studies Fellowships
11. Australian Health funds stand accused
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/1/2014)... Familylifeinsurancequotes.org has released a new blog ... citizens. , Senior citizens can qualify for affordable ... to seniors who are over 50 years old. Some ... a medical examination. , Term life insurance with a ... can qualify. Having life insurance during retirement is important ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... CA (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Bedros ... Fit Body Boot Camp fitness boot camps, he’s also ... personal training , with sold out business summits, a ... as marketing consultant to a recent Spike TV reality ... says that now is the time for personal trainers ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... Hillsboro, Oregon (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 ... curing solutions , continues to expand the business worldwide. ... engineering along with additional capacity for manufacturing efforts. The ... over the last five years and expects this growth ... UV LED curing technology gains worldwide adoption. , ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... MO (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Join the ... Castlewood Eating Disorder Treatment Center’s first ever charity golf tournament ... for people with eating disorders who cannot afford treatment. The ... Golf Club in Eureka, Mo. , The day-long event ... noon. A reception and award dinner will begin at 5 ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... October 01, 2014 Between 23 million ... the U.S., according to figures from the National Institutes ... Association (AARDA), and many of them have something else ... having undiagnosed celiac disease. Gluten Free Therapeutics, makers ... of undiagnosed celiac disease by publishing a series of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Affordable Term Life Insurance - Senior Citizens Can Qualify for Coverage! 2Health News:Bedros Keuilian Shares Tips on Selling Personal Training for the Holidays 2Health News:Bedros Keuilian Shares Tips on Selling Personal Training for the Holidays 3Health News:Phoseon Technology Continues to Drive Growth Worldwide 2Health News:Project HEAL Benefit Golf Tournament Gaining Momentum 2Health News:Project HEAL Benefit Golf Tournament Gaining Momentum 3Health News:Informative New Blog Series Underscores Link Between Celiac Disease and Other Autoimmune Disorders 2Health News:Informative New Blog Series Underscores Link Between Celiac Disease and Other Autoimmune Disorders 3
... Financial contracts to care for sick or aging relatives ... new interest as everyday Americans wrestle with the time and ... legal expert says. , Law professor Richard L. Kaplan says ... a groundswell, and most people still bristle at the notion ...
... 27 Warner Chilcott Limited (Nasdaq: WCRX ) ... has filed for standard review the new drug application (NDA) ... NDA for WC 3016 was submitted by its subsidiary, Warner ... Warner Chilcott , Warner Chilcott is a leading ...
... Today, the Children,s Health Fund (CHF) announced a ... support a new health care clinic in the South ... Starr International Foundation grant will support the clinic,s medical ... The homeless health care clinic is part of the ...
... Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NVLX), an emerging healthcare ... distribute Infinitink (the world,s first permanent tattoo ink ... Zealand. The distribution agreement grants Jayhur Enterprises (Sydney, ... market, distribute and sell ...
... Kandahar, Afghanistan could help surgeons prepare for civilian disasters, ... two tours at the hospital. Dr. Vivian McAlister ... the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at The ... the London Health Sciences Centre. He spent two months ...
... can lead to healthier livesST. LOUIS, May 27 ... rollout a new consumer health tool that will complement ... customers. Nurse Response will offer the Healthwise Knowledgebase, an ... Response consumers to access over 7,000 health topics online. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Contracts adding legal twist to family health care 2Health News:Contracts adding legal twist to family health care 3Health News:Warner Chilcott Announces FDA Acceptance of NDA Submission for Low Dose Oral Contraceptive 2Health News:Warner Chilcott Announces FDA Acceptance of NDA Submission for Low Dose Oral Contraceptive 3Health News:Children's Health Fund Receives $500,000 from the Starr International Foundation to Support South Bronx Homeless Health Care Clinic 2Health News:Nuvilex Signs Agreement with Jayhur Enterprises to Distribute Infinitink - the World's First Permanent, But Easier to Remove Tattoo Ink - in Australia and New Zealand 2Health News:Nuvilex Signs Agreement with Jayhur Enterprises to Distribute Infinitink - the World's First Permanent, But Easier to Remove Tattoo Ink - in Australia and New Zealand 3Health News:Sharing surgical lessons from the Canadian field hospital in Afghanistan 2
(Date:10/1/2014)... Oct. 1, 2014  Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ... 2015 Express Scripts Medicare ® Prescription Drug Plans ... Walgreens (NYSE: WAG ) (NASDAQ: ... and clinical support  for their Medicare dollars. ... Value or Choice plans for ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... 1, 2014 Ardelyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... company focused on cardio-renal, gastrointestinal and metabolic ... 371 patient Phase 2b clinical trial evaluating ... syndrome (IBS-C).  Results from this study demonstrated ... IBS-C symptoms for tenapanor-treated patients compared to ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... , Sept. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Protecting the health and safety ... Health Canada uses the appropriate powers and tools at its disposal ... safety and quality standards. To that end, Health ... stop the import into Canada of all ... . They are: , Apotex Pharmachem India Pvt ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Express Scripts Collaborates with Walgreens to Create Value-Driven Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Pharmacy Network 2Express Scripts Collaborates with Walgreens to Create Value-Driven Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Pharmacy Network 3Express Scripts Collaborates with Walgreens to Create Value-Driven Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Pharmacy Network 4Ardelyx Reports Positive Results from Its Phase 2b Clinical Trial Evaluating Tenapanor in IBS-C Patients 2Ardelyx Reports Positive Results from Its Phase 2b Clinical Trial Evaluating Tenapanor in IBS-C Patients 3Ardelyx Reports Positive Results from Its Phase 2b Clinical Trial Evaluating Tenapanor in IBS-C Patients 4Ardelyx Reports Positive Results from Its Phase 2b Clinical Trial Evaluating Tenapanor in IBS-C Patients 5Ardelyx Reports Positive Results from Its Phase 2b Clinical Trial Evaluating Tenapanor in IBS-C Patients 6Statement by the Honourable Rona Ambrose on the import ban of drug products from three plants in India 2
... Pacific Bridge Medical will be attending the Medical ... 28-30, 2010, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention ... is part of a national conference series for ... affairs within the pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturing ...
... 23 BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (Nasdaq: BMRN ) ... M. Bate to its Board of Directors. "We ... to our Board of Directors.  With experience, vision and proven ... to take on this important role in the company," said ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Asian Medical Markets Expert to Attend the MD&M Midwest Conference 2BioMarin Appoints William Young and Kenneth Bate to Its Board of Directors 2BioMarin Appoints William Young and Kenneth Bate to Its Board of Directors 3
... Our popular Back-Aid Apron ... improved Universal Back-Saver Belt that ... take more weight off your ... shoulder strap redistribute weight from ...
Freedom of movement - plus full circle, maximum radiation protection. No other full circle radiation protection design approaches the level of comfort of the VestSkirt, which divides weight between t...
... Cryo System is the first in portability and performance. ... surgeons who need a flexible, portable system with the ... CTU attaches easily to an "E" size tank and ... cryo to where it is needed.,The CTU Travel Case ...
... System is an easy-to-use, workflow-based system designed to ... Inspirex consists of the SleepWorks software and either ... and durable systems can be used for a ... - including full EEG recording - and have ...
Medicine Products: