Navigation Links
Canadian Cattle Producers Willing to Make Changes to Prevent E. coli O157 Contamination on their Farms
Date:3/16/2010

, can cause severe illness and even be fatal when ingested by humans from contaminated meat, vegetables or water. Vaccination of cattle with Econiche can help reduce the risk of food and waterborne contamination with E. coli O157.

On-farm interventions to reduce the shedding of E. coli O157 by cattle, such as simple vaccination of cattle with Econiche, have the potential to reduce food and water contamination and the consequences associated with human infection with the deadly bacteria.

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)'s Food Safety and Inspection Services (FSIS) developed a risk assessment method to estimate how much human illness caused by E. coli O157 can be prevented through the use of "pre-harvest interventions" such as vaccination (Streamlined Analysis for Evaluating the Use of Preharvest Interventions Intended to Prevent Escherichia coli O157:H7 Illness in Humans, Foodborne Pathogens and Disease, Volume 6, Number 7, 2009). Researchers created two economic production functions where the input was the number of vaccinated cattle and the output was human illness prevented. Although this was a hypothetical case study, it showed that, "... vaccinating the entire U.S. herd at a cost of between $2.29 and $9.14 per unit (depending on overall effectiveness of the vaccine) would be a cost-effective intervention for preventing E. coli O157:H7 illness in humans."


'/>"/>
SOURCE Bioniche Life Sciences Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Related medicine news :

1. Canadian researchers study mass gatherings and risks of infectious disease threats
2. Canadian Health Organization Deploys IceWEB GIS To Track H1N1 Flu Pandemic
3. Canadian Doctor Warns Against Government-Run, Socialized Medicine and its Threat to Health Care and Freedom in America
4. Osseon Therapeutics, Inc. Announces it has Received Canadian Medical Device Licenses From Health Canada
5. Tamiflu-Resistant Swine Flu Found in Canadian Father
6. Canadian Cancer Society Selects Branded Merchandise Solutions From Boundless Network
7. Smart Post Brings Scrubs & Beyond to Canadian Doorsteps
8. Life Insurance Firms Refusing to Insure Swine Flu Victims says major Canadian insurance broker
9. Charitable Giving for U.S. Health Care Rises a Tepid $241 Million in 2008, While Canadian Charitable Giving Plunges 13 Percent, Association for Healthcare Philanthropy Reports
10. Canadian scientists link fat hormone to death from potentially deadly blood infection
11. Canadian Cardiovascular Society recognizes trailblazing work by U of Alberta heart researcher
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/26/2014)... England (PRWEB) December 26, 2014 The ... take place March 24-28, 2015 in Rome, Italy and ... line-up includes workshops on a wide variety ... as well as peak performance training in athletes. The ... around the world. , Biofeedback monitoring allows clients to ...
(Date:12/26/2014)... Pentec Health, Inc. number fourteen on ... Pennsylvania for 2014. The awards program, created in 2000, ... kind in the country. The program is a public/private ... Community and Economic Development, the Pennsylvania State Council of ... Penn Business Journal. , Charlie Wilson, Vice ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... December 26, 2014 This is a ... the global Sterilizers industry with a focus on the ... market status of the Sterilizers manufacturers and is a ... individuals interested in the industry. This report provides a ... and manufacturing technology. In this part, the report presents ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... New York (PRWEB) December 25, 2014 ... 2010 DePuy ASR hip recall ( http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/DePuy/ ) continue ... reports. According to an Order issued in the U.S. ... the Court will convene an open conference on January ... and United States Courthouse in West Palm Beach, Florida. ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 25, 2014 The ... Dolcemaschio was created in honor of a true 9/11 ... at two film festivals including the 24 hours of Nuremberg ... Festival in Bangladesh. , Actress, screenwriter and director ... helped produce this film together with her husband, Gregory ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Final Workshop Line-up Announced for 18th Annual Biofeedback Conference in Rome, Italy 2Health News:Pentec Health Ranks Fourteenth on The Best Places to Work in PA for 2014 2Health News:Pentec Health Ranks Fourteenth on The Best Places to Work in PA for 2014 3Health News:Sterilizers Industry Global and Chinese Analysis for 2009-2019 Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 2Health News:Sterilizers Industry Global and Chinese Analysis for 2009-2019 Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 3Health News:Federal Court Overseeing DePuy ASR Hip Lawsuit Set to Convene Conference in January, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Federal Court Overseeing DePuy ASR Hip Lawsuit Set to Convene Conference in January, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:The True 9/11 Hero Story “Color of Honor” Premieres in Germany and Bangladesh: Luciana Lagana Plays the Mother of the Lead and Co-Produces with Blaise Dolcemaschio. 2Health News:The True 9/11 Hero Story “Color of Honor” Premieres in Germany and Bangladesh: Luciana Lagana Plays the Mother of the Lead and Co-Produces with Blaise Dolcemaschio. 3
... National Institutes of Health has awarded a four-year, $1.4 million ... recent discovery: After ischemic stroke the type caused by ... a normal protein that plays a positive role in ... "We knew thrombin leaked out during hemorrhagic strokes ...
... HealthDay Reporter , TUESDAY, Nov. 22 (HealthDay News) -- ... harbor almost as much danger as too much salt, researchers report. ... than 6,000 or 7,000 milligrams of sodium per day, said Dr. ... issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association . ...
... News) -- ,A new study says that regular consumption of ... levels of bisphenol A (BPA), which has been associated with ... added that the increase may be temporary and more research ... the lining of metal food and beverage cans, in polycarbonate ...
... of you inside like there,s another half of you, ... the real me, the logic part of me, and it,s ... study participant with anorexia nervosa. (Garrison, NY) People ... "authentic," self whether their illness is separate from or ...
... in German . As the "recycling plant" ... it is inhibited, the cell chokes on its own waste. ... the proteasome for their uncontrolled growth. Biochemists at the Technische ... a new class of drugs that attacks the proteasome in ...
... -- Although men have higher cancer mortality rates than ... for cancer, according to a study conducted by researchers ... at Sanoa Consulting LLC, Muscle Shoals, Ala., and the ... which was funded by the National Institute of Dental ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:How Much Salt Is Best for the Heart? 2Health News:How Much Salt Is Best for the Heart? 3Health News:BPA Levels Spike After Eating Canned Soup: Study 2Health News:Anorexia nervosa study finds inner conflicts over the 'real' self that have treatment implications 2Health News:New class of drugs for the reversible inhibition of proteasomes 2Health News:New class of drugs for the reversible inhibition of proteasomes 3Health News:Moffitt Cancer Center researchers find men less willing to be screened for cancer 2
(Date:12/24/2014)... and FARMINGTON, Conn. ... Inc. (NYSE MKT: PTN), a biopharmaceutical company developing ... diseases with significant unmet medical need and commercial ... a private placement of 2,050,000 shares of its ... 24,949,325 shares of its common stock.  Funds under ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Wash. , Dec. 23, 2014  Advanced ... development company engaged primarily in the development of ... therapeutic applications, today announced that it has filed ... Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") for marketing clearance ... Section 513(f)(2) of the U.S. Food, Drug and ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 23, 2014   Assurex Health, a personalized ... healthcare providers for behavioral health and chronic pain ... million in equity financing from new and existing ... President and Chief Executive Officer. The ... of Assurex Health,s GeneSight ®  products.  ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Palatin Completes $20 Million Equity and $10 Million Debt Financings 2Palatin Completes $20 Million Equity and $10 Million Debt Financings 3Palatin Completes $20 Million Equity and $10 Million Debt Financings 4Advanced Medical Isotope Corporation Files a "de novo" Submission for Y-90 RadioGel(TM) Device 2Advanced Medical Isotope Corporation Files a "de novo" Submission for Y-90 RadioGel(TM) Device 3Assurex Health Secures $30 Million Financing Round to Continue Growth in Neuropsychiatric Pharmacogenomics 2Assurex Health Secures $30 Million Financing Round to Continue Growth in Neuropsychiatric Pharmacogenomics 3Assurex Health Secures $30 Million Financing Round to Continue Growth in Neuropsychiatric Pharmacogenomics 4
... 2011 Today at the 2011 AHRA FUJIFILM Medical ... portable ultrasound market with the commercial availability of the ... point-of-care and mobile healthcare environments, the Fazone CB is ... images quickly and easily for on-the-go clinicians. ...
... 15, 2011 Emdeon Inc. (NYSE: EM ... cycle management and clinical information exchange solutions, today announced ... quicker-to-market option for electronic prescribing of controlled substances (EPCS). ... legally allowed to electronically transmit controlled substance prescriptions to ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Fujifilm Launches Ultrasound Product Line in U.S. 2Emdeon Announces Support for Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances Using the DEA-Allowed Quicker-to-Market Approach 2Emdeon Announces Support for Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances Using the DEA-Allowed Quicker-to-Market Approach 3
... has been carefully considered with both the practitioner ... the optimum viewing angle and the largest field ... for perfect focus where it is needed - ... This along with Keeler's wide angle light beam ...
The Beta 200S combines Heine's patented aspherical optics (U.S. Pat. 4.963.014) and a single-step Rekoss disk with a range of 36 to +38 dpt. to provide perfectly-focused images even in cases of high ...
... The Heine Beta 200S is ... with a combination of patented ... and a range of corrective ... dpt. in single diopter steps. ...
... The ophthalmoscope with superior aspherical optics. Includes ... and observation beam by means of the ... reflex (Gullstrand-principle). The Beta 200 allows you ... section of the retina even with a ...
Medicine Products: