Navigation Links
Cargill Encouraged by Preliminary Results From Beef Cattle Vaccine Trial
Date:11/15/2010

WICHITA, Kan., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill today announced encouraging preliminary results from its 2010 E.coli O157:H7 vaccine trial involving 85,000 head of beef cattle.  Initial results are based upon sampling both cattle at feedlots and meat at the company's Fort Morgan, Colo., beef processing facility where vaccinated cattle were harvested from May through August.    

Addressing the food and feed safety committee of the United States Animal Health Association in Minneapolis yesterday, Dan Schaefer, Cargill assistant vice president for beef research and development stated, "While we are pleased with the preliminary results, we are also eager to see completed analytical work currently underway by independent researchers at Kansas State and Texas Tech universities, the U.S. Department of Agriculture Meat Animal Research Center and the Beef Check-off, which should be available early in 2011.  Because we saw a favorable immune system response to the vaccine that we were hoping for, and the cattle had no adverse reaction, we believe there is enough evidence to move forward with a second vaccine trial, and anticipate doing so in summer 2011, at a midwest beef processing facility supplied by midsize feedlots in the region.  We're determining the best way to proceed with this science-based, evolutionary process, which we hope will lead to validating the potential value of vaccine as another food safety tool for beef production."

According to Schaefer, there are numerous factors that influence the potential effectiveness of vaccine for reducing naturally, randomly occurring E.coli O157:H7 in beef cattle, including weather, geography, seasonality, animal and herd care and management, vaccine dosage and others, which creates a challenge in replicating the prior trial.

Additionally, Cargill noted a low level of E.coli O157:H7 in the beef being produced at Fort Morgan from the non-vaccinated (co
'/>"/>

SOURCE Cargill
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Consumers Encouraged to Get Immunized Against Influenza
2. Breast Cancer Survivors and Patients Encouraged to Have Medical History Readily Available
3. Lupus Research Institute Highly Encouraged by Benlysta(TM) Trial Results
4. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is Encouraged by Promising News for Myeloma Patients
5. Winner Medical Announces Preliminary Fiscal Fourth Quarter 2010 Results
6. Protalix BioTherapeutics Announces Preliminary Top-Line Positive Data from taliglucerase alfa Switchover Trial
7. Soligenix Announces Preliminary Results of its Phase 2 Clinical Trial of orBec® in the Prevention of Acute GVHD
8. Sinovac Announces Preliminary Unaudited Third Quarter 2010 Sales Range and Revises Full Year 2010 Sales Expectations
9. Transcept Pharmaceuticals Announces Preliminary Results From the Intermezzo® Highway Driving Study
10. Transcept Pharmaceuticals to Host Conference Call to Discuss Preliminary Analysis of Intermezzo® Highway Driving Study
11. Hanger Orthopedic Group Announces Preliminary Third Quarter Revenue and Earnings
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/23/2015)... Jan. 23, 2015  HyGreen, Inc., a leader in hand ... with RCA Medical, a subsidiary of Ascendis Health Limited, ... Each year, hundreds of millions of patients around ... organisms are transmitted from patient to patient via the ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... N.Y. , Jan. 23, 2015  Lixte Biotechnology Holdings, Inc. ... its Phase I trial of Lixte,s lead compound, LB‑100, is ... John S. Kovach , M.D., the founder ... planned to be completed at a single site. Accrual of ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... Jan. 23, 2015  CytoSorbents Corporation (NASDAQ CM: CTSO), ... extracorporeal cytokine adsorber to reduce deadly inflammation in ... of $385,642, net of transaction costs, in non-dilutive ... Business Tax Certificate Transfer Program sponsored by the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:HyGreen Partners with RCA Medical in Johannesburg, South Africa 2Lixte Biotechnology Holdings Announces Expansion Of Clinical Sites For Its Phase I Trial Of Its Lead Anti-Cancer Compound, LB-100 2Lixte Biotechnology Holdings Announces Expansion Of Clinical Sites For Its Phase I Trial Of Its Lead Anti-Cancer Compound, LB-100 3CytoSorbents Receives $385,000 in Non-Dilutive Funding from the New Jersey Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer Program 2CytoSorbents Receives $385,000 in Non-Dilutive Funding from the New Jersey Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer Program 3
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 AngelWeddingDress, the premier women’s dress ... wedding dresses. View website of AngelWeddingDress.com to ... maternity wedding dresses online for a bridal party. AngelWeddingDress ... quality for them. Its maternity wedding dresses are specially ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Dallas, TX (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 ... the issue of experience and person-centeredness in the long-term ... moving towards action across the continuum. The paper, “The ... the Continuum,” engages perspectives and practices of the patient, ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 20 years, Dr. David Cruz of Cruz Chiropractic Care ... about every type of injury that can result from car accidents ... years, the team at Doctors on Liens has been ... With the combined breadth of experience between the two, ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... A study recently published in ... Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise shows ... reduce gastrointestinal (GI) problems associated with physical strain ... the double-blind, placebo-controlled study took 10 grams of ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 IsoComforter, Inc. has ... machine with patented IsoTube design to treat specific body parts ... the most progressive and easy to use patented cold therapy ... and sports related orthopedic and muscle injuries. IsoComforter has ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:AngelWeddingDress Has Recently Released Its Collection Of 2015 Maternity Wedding Dresses 2Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 2Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 3Health News:Industry Leading Chiropractor in Oceanside Joins the Doctors on Liens Network 2Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 2Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 3Health News:IsoComforter Introduces Best of Class Cold Therapy Product to the Worldwide Market 2
... New Director of Public Policy &,Advocacy, WASHINGTON, ... America (AAFA) has appointed Charlotte W. Collins, JD, ... AAFA, Collins was an,Associate Professor in the George ... teaching graduate courses in health law, policy,and management., ...
... kidney disease arent referred to kidney specialists in time ... a variety of reasons, according to researchers at Wake ... An analysis of 18 separate studies found that overall, ... and suffering from multiple health problems are patient characteristics ...
... Several individuals,and organizations were honored at the 89th ... today at the Hyatt Regency Princeton., NJHA,s ... F.,Lynn, former chief executive officer of AtlantiCare in ... his years of service and leadership to,AtlantiCare and ...
... Babies 2008 Official Shoes are Now On Sale, WHITE ... up with Famous Footwear(TM) and Dr. Scholl,s(R) to,introduce the 2008 ... consecutive year, Famous Footwear and Dr. Scholl,s are,raising funds for ... Scholl,s specially designed one men,s and two women,s athletic shoes ...
... is available in German . , Davos/Leipzig. ... Environmental Performance Index (EPI) can be useful for working ... environmental policy making. However, within the European Union there ... of the conclusions of a study conducted by the ...
... 29 Children,s Healthcare of Atlanta, one,of the ... investment in the future of pediatric research in ... of the Children,s,endowment toward pediatric research., "Annually, ... in pediatric research," said James E. Tally, Ph.D., ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Study identifies reasons patients referred late to nephrologists 2Health News:New Jersey Hospital Association Presents Awards for Commitment to Healthcare 2Health News:New Jersey Hospital Association Presents Awards for Commitment to Healthcare 3Health News:Famous Footwear, Dr. Scholl's Step Up to Support March for Babies 2008 2Health News:Lumping different countries together -- why the 2008 EPI is of limited use 2Health News:Lumping different countries together -- why the 2008 EPI is of limited use 3Health News:Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Announces Major Investment in Pediatric Research as Part of 10-Year Vision 2Health News:Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Announces Major Investment in Pediatric Research as Part of 10-Year Vision 3
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
Medicine Products: