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Prions Capacity can Be Aggrevated by Solid Particles

...fectious," Aiken explains. And herbivores such as deer and sheep, which are susceptible to prion infection, tend to consume a fair amount of dirt daily as they graze and forage. They are also known to consume soil as a source of minerals. Mineral licks are frequented by many animals, raising the prospect...

Successful Dads Have Not So Successful Daughters

...ally in the case of red deer. A new study on red deer has found that genes that may prove useful for the...same traits as them. The research carried out on deer showed that the female offspring of the biggest and strongest stags were less successful at breeding...

Vaccine Prevents Prion Disease in Mice

...ss of redesigning the vaccine so it can be used on deer and cattle." Wisniewski said much more work is n...significant outbreak of chronic wasting disease in deer and elk occurs and if it were transmissible to humans, then we would need a vaccine like this to pro...

Deadly Virus Hits Popular Lake in US

...5 for a male. Theyre not a renewable resource like deer or geese. They may go down in population, but theyll make a comeback. If we over-harvest the sturgeon, or lose them to a disease of some sort, it could take 100 years to recover. Staggs doesnt know how susceptible sturgeon are to the virus. The b...

Extinction Risk of Grazing Animals Depends on Reproductive Speed

...tive speed prevents large grazing animals such as deer and antelope, that are regularly hunted by humans,...light habitat change, compared to the white-tailed deer that continued to grow in large numbers despite hunting and suburban sprawl. The bison nurses its...

Lyme Disease Cases Rising In The U.S

...ough the bite of its insect vector or carrier- the deer tick. Lyme disease is at its peak between May and October. That is when deer ticks invade yards, underbrush and woods. Accordingly, deer do not carry Lyme disease, but they ca...

Vaccine Prevents Prion Disease in Mice

...ss of redesigning the vaccine so it can be used on deer and cattle." Wisniewski said much more work is n...significant outbreak of chronic wasting disease in deer and elk occurs and if it were transmissible to humans, then we would need a vaccine like this to pro...

12 Deer Die of Pneumonia in Tripura Zoo

At least 12 spotted deer have died of pneumonia at the Sipahijala wildlife ...als said Saturday//. A wildlife officer said the deer suffered from a bout of pneumonia as the state was lashed by thunderstorms and intermittent rains du...

Scientists Receive Patent for Development of "combination" Proteins to Produce Vaccines for Lyme Disease

...isease, which is spread by the bite of an infected deer tick, include a bull's-eye rash at the site of the...in the bacteria while they are in the cold-blooded deer tick’s stomach, and not in the host. After the tick bites a warm-blooded mammalian host, the injecte...

Healing With Music Therapy

... induce a swing to move. Raag Todi - liked by even deer - provides mental relief to human beings,' he added. Raag Kedar, Jaimini said, is very effective in prayers and to neutralise anger. Source-IANS...

Chronic Wasting Disease In Alberta

According to Alberta wildlife officials culling of deer will soon commence due to the attack of chronic wasting disease// that has affected the deer population. This disease which affects the nervous system of the deer is similar to bovine spongif...

Perception Stabilized – Thanks to Your Brains

...ling in missing visual information. "When we see a deer partially hidden by tree trunks in a forest, we ca..." he says. However, even though recognizing that deer is effortless for us, it is not a trivial accomplishment for the brain. Teaching computers to recogn...

Food Safety Extension Specialist Provides Spinach E. coli Advice

...estion could have come from something as simple as deer excrement on or near the leaves of a plant. The actual feces may be washed off by rain, irrigation, or other means, but the contamination has occurred." "We must face the reality that we live in a microbial ocean," Beattie said. "Microorganisms ar...

Diseases Due To Ticks On the Rise In UK

... important issue of tick’s hosts, which are mostly deer in the UK, and also sheep and cattle. Deer have spread their distribution, and this is likely to increase the real abundance of ticks.” Health experts have warned the campers and walkers on the possibility of them being exposed to the risk of Lyme d...

Farms in Quarantine after Anthrax Outbreak in Saskatchewan

...rations with horses, swine, bison and white-tailed deer have also been quarantined. Farmers whose animals have died from anthrax can claim an indemnity of $500 a head for cattle and $350 per horse. This indemnity is mainly made available so that farmers report anthrax cases and properly dispose of carca...

Prion Disease Agent Causes Heart Damage

... cow disease in cattle, chronic wasting disease in deer and elk, and new variant Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease...aughtered animals. Chronic wasting disease in U.S. deer and elk is also of concern, as the abnormal protein has been found in both wild and farmed animals. ...

Novel Method Of Attaching Artificial Prosthesis

...ed with the scientists. "What we had seen in the deer antlers was that it is very much to do with the structure and shape of the bone, and the porosity of the bone. The tissue attaches in with long fibres, and it is like anchors attaching directly into it," he added. The study was led by Professor Gor...

Hantavirus Warning Issued In British Columbia

...bout spring-cleaning in areas that are infested by deer mice, after reports were conformed on the death of...to die of Hantavirus that is transmitted mostly by deer mouse droppings. The British Columbia Center had issued a warning for Disease Control after Sara M...

Ticks like Sunny Weather

...rreported. It is transmitted through the bite of a deer tick which is prevalent across the United States and in places such as Northeast and upper Midwest regions. The illness can cause serious health problems if not treated early. Another tick-borne disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, is potentiall...

100 cases of CWD reported in Alberta

...CWD) in Alberta led to the killing of all the wild deer by the government hunters in the Chauvin area. Thi...ease at an early stage. Killing a large number of deer among high-risk areas is virtually the only way to reduce the spread of the disease and track its pr...

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