Navigation Links
World's First Cattle Vaccine to Reduce E. coli O157 Threat Receives Full Licensing Approval in Canada
Date:10/27/2008

Econiche(TM) now available to reduce risk of food and water contamination

BELLEVILLE, ON, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bioniche Life Sciences Inc. (TSX: BNC), a research-based, technology-driven Canadian biopharmaceutical company, today announced that Econiche(TM), the world's first vaccine designed to reduce the shedding by cattle of Escherichia coli (E. coli) O157:H7, has received full licensing approval from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA). Econiche is now available for unrestricted use by Canadian cattle producers and their veterinarians.

Econiche is a Canadian discovery developed by Bioniche Life Sciences Inc. The vaccine has the potential to significantly reduce the amount of E. coli O157 shed into the environment by beef and dairy cattle and, in turn, reduce the risk to human health. The Econiche full license arrives on the heels of an outbreak in North Bay, Ontario, Canada, where more than 200 people are reporting symptoms and there are almost 40 lab-confirmed cases of human illness including one case of Haemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS). The illnesses are associated with a Harvey's Restaurant in that community. Another outbreak involves iceberg lettuce, with 50 people made ill in Michigan, Illinois and Ontario since early September, 2008.

Most strains of E. coli are harmless but some, like O157:H7, 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:H7.

"Cows carry E. coli O157:H7 but they don't get sick. Where the disease comes from is people encountering contaminated food or water, usually from cow feces," said Dr. Brett Finlay, University of British Columbia microbiologist and bacterial diseases expert, whose research led to the development of the vaccine. "If we block the colonization of cows by O157, we basically decrease the numbe
'/>"/>

SOURCE Bioniche Life Sciences Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Related medicine news :

1. BODY WORLDS 2 & Breathe California Pair Up for Some Ash Kicking
2. BODY WORLDS 3 & The Story of the Heart Opens at the California Science Center, March 14, 2008
3. Museum Open Around the Clock - BODY WORLDS 2 and The Tech Host 40 Hour Marathon!
4. The Institute for Plastination Responds to the Bishop of Manchesters Media Blitz, Assertions, and Allegations About BODY WORLDS Anatomical Exhibition Coming to Manchester
5. Specimens in BODY WORLDS Exhibitions Stem Primarily from German Body Donation Program
6. California Science Center Welcomes 1-Millionth BODY WORLDS Visitor
7. Gunther Von Hagens BODY WORLDS Exhibitions Mark 25th Million Visitor Milestone
8. Gunther von Hagens BODY WORLDS Exhibitions Welcome Specimens From Worlds First Living Body Donor for Plastination
9. First biomarker discovered that predicts prostate cancer outcome
10. FDA Approves First Anti-Psychotic for Kids
11. Single-incision belly-button surgery to remove kidney performed first at UT Southwestern
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/12/2014)... report, "Phthalic Anhydride and Derivatives (Plasticizers, Unsaturated Polyester Resins, ... Trends & Forecast to 2018," defines and segments phthalic ... and value. The report also estimates the demand and ... anhydride is projected to grow from an estimated $6,130.55 ... a CAGR of 5.24% from 2013 to 2018. , ...
(Date:7/12/2014)... The "North American ... Market by Angioplasty Balloon (Plain/Old, Cutting), ... IVC Filter (Retrievable), Endovascular Stent Graft ... studies the major market drivers, restraints, ... Canada. , Browse 108 market data ...
(Date:7/12/2014)... Demand Response Management Systems is a crucial peak ... imbalance between energy supply and demand. With the help ... (due to increasing pressure on the grid) and replaced ... residential appliances and thermostats for load reduction. , ... and with government mandates and benefits for energy efficiency ...
(Date:7/12/2014)... The fastest-growing mobile technology is LTE ... of LTE networks continues to grow due to the ... have increased mobile data traffic, which is a major ... Communications Test and Measurement equipment comply with industry standards, ... Test and Measurement Market is estimated to grown from ...
(Date:7/12/2014)... Casinos in Australia have grown ... international and online casinos. Revenue is estimated to increase ... through 2014-15. Greater per capita gambling expenditure has assisted ... in discretionary income levels have also assisted revenue growth, ... such as casino gambling services. Revenue is estimated to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Phthalic Anhydride Market Projected to Reach $8.42 Billion by 2018 – Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:Phthalic Anhydride Market Projected to Reach $8.42 Billion by 2018 – Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:Phthalic Anhydride Market Projected to Reach $8.42 Billion by 2018 – Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Health News:North American Interventional Cardiology & Peripheral Vascular Devices Market - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:North American Interventional Cardiology & Peripheral Vascular Devices Market - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:North American Interventional Cardiology & Peripheral Vascular Devices Market - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Health News:North American Interventional Cardiology & Peripheral Vascular Devices Market - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 5Health News:North America Demand Response Management System Worth $12,522.4 Million by 2019 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 2Health News:North America Demand Response Management System Worth $12,522.4 Million by 2019 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 3Health News:North America Demand Response Management System Worth $12,522.4 Million by 2019 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 4Health News:North America Communication Test and Measurement (CT&M) Market Worth $1.9 Billion by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 2Health News:North America Communication Test and Measurement (CT&M) Market Worth $1.9 Billion by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 3Health News:North America Communication Test and Measurement (CT&M) Market Worth $1.9 Billion by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 4Health News:North America Communication Test and Measurement (CT&M) Market Worth $1.9 Billion by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 5Health News:Casinos in Australia Industry Market Research Report Now Updated by IBISWorld 2Health News:Casinos in Australia Industry Market Research Report Now Updated by IBISWorld 3Health News:Casinos in Australia Industry Market Research Report Now Updated by IBISWorld 4
... in Most Categories of Customer ... Satisfaction, According to MD Buyline, ... industry-leading provider of Computer-Aided Detection (CAD),solutions for the early ... record-high customer satisfaction ratings in the,Mammography CAD market, according ...
... Releasing Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results on Tuesday, July 29, ... Healthcare 2008 Investor ... on Tuesday, August 5, 2008, CINCINNATI, July 10 ... services under the,LasikPlus brand, announced today upcoming investment community events., ...
... muscle in mice, researchers report , , THURSDAY, July ... managed to repair damaged muscle in mice with a ... stem cells from skeletal muscle. , There,s no guarantee ... disease, said study author Amy Wagers, an assistant professor ...
... as pain killers are packaged today in cylindrical tubes ... of desiccant to protect the contents against moisture, while ... from rattling around. , However, such caps often fall ... to manipulate. Customers and,suppliers of vitamin pills and similar ...
... July 10 Merit Medical,Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... disposable devices used primarily in cardiology and radiology,procedures, ... ended June,30, 2008 were approximately $57.4 million, an ... which the Company believes will produce earnings in,the ...
... Purpledogtag.com Offers Easy Way for Every American to Stand Behind Our ... ... Ron Lawner,s Catalyst (RLC),a company focused on creating awareness for the ... its first,campaign, Purple Dog Tag. The project,s goal is to assist those ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:iCAD Achieves Record-High Ratings in Mammography CAD User Satisfaction 2Health News:iCAD Achieves Record-High Ratings in Mammography CAD User Satisfaction 3Health News:LCA-Vision Announces Upcoming Investment Community Events 2Health News:Stem Cells Hold Promise for Muscular Dystrophy 2Health News:Integrated tube cap design simplifies access to medication 2Health News:Merit Medical Pre-Announces Record Sales and Earnings for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2008 2Health News:Merit Medical Pre-Announces Record Sales and Earnings for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2008 3Health News:Purple Dog Tag Launches; Provides Hope and Healing to Thousands of US Servicemen & Veterans 2
(Date:7/10/2014)... July 10, 2014  Decision Resources Group finds ... disease (ID) specialists are willing to prescribe Durata,s ... for use as OPAT, approximately two-thirds of the ... to their hospital inpatients. However, our findings indicate ... are initiated on OPAT following hospital discharge, and ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Jan. 15, 2014 Sono-Tek Corporation (OTC BB: SOTK) today ... 30, 2013, compared to sales of $2,202,000 for the prior ... this quarter has also shown growth over the preceding quarter,s ... of this fiscal year. Markets that experienced sales increases over ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Jan. 15, 2014 As health officials across the Midwest ... Meijer pharmacies in Michigan will offer ... patients, enabling Meijer pharmacists to administer tests and, in some ... a physician participating in the study. The ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Long-Acting Antibiotics Offering Once-Weekly Dosing Will See Favorable Uptake and Use as Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy (OPAT) 2Long-Acting Antibiotics Offering Once-Weekly Dosing Will See Favorable Uptake and Use as Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy (OPAT) 3Sono-Tek Announces Third Quarter Results 2Sono-Tek Announces Third Quarter Results 3Sono-Tek Announces Third Quarter Results 4Meijer Pharmacy Offers Free Flu, Strep Testing as Influenza Cases Rise Across the Midwest 2Meijer Pharmacy Offers Free Flu, Strep Testing as Influenza Cases Rise Across the Midwest 3
... Reportlinker.com announces that a new market ... Generic Drugs: The Global ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p0619265/Generic-Drugs-The-Global-Market--Focus-on-Europe.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Machine_Tool_and_Equipment THIS REPORT ... of the strategies employed by companies specializing ...
... AAIPharma Services Corp., a leading provider of ... an online quote generation and sample submission service ... Available 24 hours a day, seven days a ... accurate submissions with the convenience of Internet access. ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Generic Drugs: The Global Market--Focus on Europe 2Generic Drugs: The Global Market--Focus on Europe 3Generic Drugs: The Global Market--Focus on Europe 4Generic Drugs: The Global Market--Focus on Europe 5Generic Drugs: The Global Market--Focus on Europe 6Generic Drugs: The Global Market--Focus on Europe 7Generic Drugs: The Global Market--Focus on Europe 8Generic Drugs: The Global Market--Focus on Europe 9Generic Drugs: The Global Market--Focus on Europe 10AAIPharma Services Announces 24/7 Online Compendial Raw Materials Testing 2
... Series 1000 Power Instrument System is ... offers versatility and convenience with modular ... Module, without hand throttle, for use ... foot pedal. Accepts all 1000 and ...
... The Brasseler USA™ Battery Packs contain ... age have a great impact upon battery ... is necessary. Any deviation from these recommendations ... are sensitive to heat. Any exposure of ...
Pneumatic High-speed Drill, Throttleless, 90k Rpm, Microaire Connector....
Pneumatic oscillating saw, 35k cpm, available with various hose connector styles....
Medicine Products: