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World's First Cattle Vaccine to Reduce E. coli O157 Threat Receives Full Licensing Approval in Canada

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 vacc...

Pathogen that causes disease in cattle also associated with Crohn's disease

People with Crohn's disease (CD) are seven-fold more likely to have in their gut tissues the bacterium that causes a digestive-tract disease in cattle called Johne's disease. The role this bacterium may or may not play in causing CD is a top research priority, according to a new report released b...

China Kangtai Cactus Biotech Inc. Launches Cactus Cattle Feed and Cactus Fish Feed

New Products Expected to Increase Annual Sales by 14.4 Million RMB HARBIN, China, July 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Kangtai Cactus Biotech Inc. (the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: CKGT), a vertically integrated grower, developer, manufacturer and marketer of a variety of cactu...

Revised AVMA Policy on Castrating and Dehorning Cattle Provides Additional Guidance for Managing Pain

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) has revised its policy on castration and dehorning of cattle to provide veterinarians with additional guidance for managing pain associated with these procedures. The revised policy, approved...

USDA Agrees to Grant Conditional License to Bioniche for its E. coli O157:H7 Cattle Vaccine

BELLEVILLE, ON, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bioniche Life Sciences Inc. (TSX: BNC), a research-based, technology-driven Canadian biopharmaceutical company, today received notice from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) that the latest data for its E. coli O157:H7 cattle vacc...

Media Advisory - Bioniche Discusses USDA Comment on E. coli O157:H7 Cattle Vaccine Field Trial

-- conference call and audio web cast on October 9, 2007 -- BELLEVILLE, ON, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bioniche Life Sciences Inc., a research-based, technology-driven Canadian biopharmaceutical company (TSX:BNC), will be discussing the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) comment ...

Bioniche Receives Comment from USDA on a Field Trial for E. coli O157:H7 Cattle Vaccine

BELLEVILLE, ON, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bioniche Life Sciences Inc. (TSX: BNC), a research-based, technology-driven Canadian biopharmaceutical company, today announced that it has received a letter from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) regarding field use data submitted in sup...

Beef Cattle Vaccinated Against E. coli O157:H7

- Top Meadow Farms world's first commercial adopter of vaccine - BELLEVILLE, ON, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bioniche Life Sciences Inc. (TSX: BNC), a research-based, technology-driven Canadian biopharmaceutical company, today announced that its vaccine against E. coli O157:H7 in cat...

Bioniche Receives $2 Million Government Grant For Market Development Related to its E. coli O157:H7 Cattle Vaccine

BELLEVILLE, ON, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bioniche Life Sciences Inc. (TSX: BNC), a research-based, technology-driven Canadian biopharmaceutical company, today announced that it has received a $2 million grant from the Rural Economic Development (RED) Program of the Ontario Ministry of ...

Econiche(TM) Vaccine Shows 92% Reduction in Colonization of E. coli O157 in Vaccinated Cattle

- study conducted with 21 pens of cattle in commercial feedlots - BELLEVILLE, ON, March 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bioniche Life Sciences Inc. (TSX: BNC), a research-based, technology-driven Canadian biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the results of a large-scale commercial beef...

Researchers collaborate to find new vaccine technology decreases E. coli in beef cattle

MANHATTAN, KAN. -- Despite millions of dollars spent on food safety research over the last 10 years, ground beef recalls due to E. coli O157:H7 were higher in 2007 than in 2006, according to researchers from Kansas State University and West Texas A&M University. E. coli O157:H7 has been linked to ...

DOCTORS OPPOSE MARYLAND VACCINE ROUNDUP: Expect Dangerous Reactions When Children Are Treated Like Cattle

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of American Physicians and Surgeons today condemned the "vaccine roundup" executed in Prince Georges county Maryland this week, and promised to do everything it can to support parents who refuse to immunize their children. "This ...

Study Finds Glycerin to Be a Good Source for Cattle Feed

An agriculture scientist at the University of Missouri-Columbia; is of the view that glycerin, a by-product of bio-diesel, could be a good source for cattle feed. In his study, Monty Kerley, a professor of ruminant nutrition at the College of Agriculture, is examining the effectiveness of...

Wet Distiller's Grains Could Play a Role in Cattle Diets

CANYON -- Wet sorghum distiller's grains can be fed in a steam-flaked corn ration without affecting efficiencies, said two researchers//. The two four-month cattle finishing experiments with yearling heifers were conducted by Dr. Mike Brown, a Texas Agricultural Experiment Station ruminant nut...

200 Cattle Dead in Zimbabwe Due to Anthrax

Masvingo in Zimbabwe has witnessed the death of 200 cattle due to anthrax in the last two months. Wild buffaloes are thought to have spread the deadly disease to the cattle in the province. // The management of the disease took a beating due to severe shortage of vaccines. Infact, the Governo...

A New Cattle Vaccine to Keep E.coli Out of Food

Canadian researchers have come up with a new cattle vaccine that would keep E. coli bacteria out of food products//. Bioniche Life Sciences Inc have developed a vaccine in association with the University of British Columbia and the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization (VIDO), which red...

India Declared Free of Rinderpest Cattle Infection

A world body on animal health has declared India as free from the dreaded rinderpest infection - an acute viral disease affecting the intestinal tract of cattle //. 'This recognition of India as free from rinderpest infection is a great achievement. It is the first animal disease to be offici...

Anthrax Kills 50 Cattle in Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal. At least 50 cattle are reported to have died in Madhya Pradesh due to anthrax since December, officials said Saturday.// Anthrax, an acute infectious disease caused by the spore-forming bacterium Bacillus anthracis, was first reported in the state in Bori Sanctuary in Hoshangabad distr...

Foot-And-Mouth Disease of Cattle Reported In Argentina

Health officials in Argentina have reported an outbreak of foot and mouth disease of cattle, near the border close to Paraguay. More than 70 cattle have been found to show infection signs in the Corrientes province, //according to reports by National Service for Food Safety and Quality. The ...

Sponging Cattle betters spraying in eradicating Malaria

Malaria is an infectious disease transmitted by mosquitoes.It is characterised by fever, chills,followed by excessive sweating . Sometimes the most severe forms of this disease can lead to death even .This is a common disease in the tropical countries.// Hence eradication of this disease invol...

GenVault's GenSolve(TM) Reagents Enable State-of-the-Art Genomic Analysis of Dried Blood Spots

...n systems such as the Illumina 610 microarray platform," said Dr. Mike Hogan, GenVault's Chief Scientific Officer. "We analyze the genomes of cattle across the United States to identify genes that cause variation in economically important genes. GenSolve(TM) enables us to reproducibly recover suff...

Econiche(TM) Vaccine Efficacy Summarized in July Issue of Foodborne Pathogens and Disease

...o Test the Effect of Regional Vaccination Within a cattle Feedyard on Escherichia coli O157:H7 Rectal Coloni...e-scale clinical vaccine trial of commercially fed cattle in 2005 that tested the efficacy of vaccinating all cattle in within the feedyard using a two-dose regimen of...

livethesource(TM), the World's First and Only Patented, Fully Nano-Encapsulated Liquid Vitamin, Mineral and Herbal Supplement, Now Available in Dallas Area

...me of the highest ranks available within many well-known companies, including ACN, IGI and Xango. His successes range from oil and gas exploration to cattle breeding. His community involvement includes working with aspiring farmers through the FFA (Future Farmers of America) and 4-H programs. Hill pilots ...

How to Avoid the Hidden Traps: What Some Insurance Companies Won't Tell You

...ge and care," McDonald said. About TSCRA: Texas and Southwestern cattle Raisers Association is a 132-year-old trade organization and is the largest...ion in Texas. TSCRA's 15,000 members manage approximately 4 million head of cattle on 51.5 million acres of range and pasture land, primarily in Texas and Okl...

Researchers consider herd movements to help eradicate bovine TB

...riculture spent $31 million to depopulate herds of cattle affected by bovine tuberculosis (TB), even though ...he disease persists, which could threaten the U.S. cattle industry in terms of international trade. The d...eas about how mathematical modeling approaches for cattle movements in the United States may influence disea...

Farmed fish may pose risk for mad cow disease

... (BSE or mad cow disease). An outbreak in England attributed to infected beef prompted most countries to outlaw feeding rendered cow material to other cattle because the disease is so easily spread within the same species. The risk of transmission of BSE to humans who eat farmed fish would appear to be ...

Former Gov. Bill Clements Makes Historic Gift to UT Southwestern With $100 Million 'Transformative' Contribution

...largest oil and gas drilling contracting company, merging with Schlumberger Limited in 1984. He retired as chairman in 1985. Mr. Clements today raises cattle and is an avid Texas history enthusiast, with a personal library of more than 8,300 volumes, most of which are about Texas history and the Southwest. ...

PIBH with NFL Star Doug Flutie Recognizes 23 PA Workers with Disabilities, 21 Organizations Supporting Those with Disabilities

... hunting. In addition to working as a Photo ID Technician, Brown also rents and works on three farms, where he grows crops on two and raises beef cattle on the third. While he has outside help to run the farms, Brown is actively involved in the day-to-day activities. He even modified a John Deere Gator...

Bioniche Represented at House of Commons Sub-Committee on Food Safety

...ished that encourages adoption of our E. coli O157 cattle vaccine, the only registered vaccine of its kind i...ens, whose kidneys are more sensitive to damage. cattle are the primary carriers of E. coli O157, but the ... of E. coli O157 by cattle, such as vaccination of cattle with Econiche, have the potential to reduce food a...

Whole Foods Market(R) Lends $2.5 Million to Local Growers, Producers and Food Artisans

...s exciting to hit this milestone." Local producers who have received loans include organic vegetable farmers, a heritage turkey grower, grass-fed cattle ranchers, a natural body care products maker and a host of other artisanal food producers. Loan recipients must meet Whole Foods Market's quality stan...

Bioniche Reports Fiscal 2009 Third Quarter

...f these costs can be attributed to the ongoing Phase III clinical program for the company's Urocidin(TM) bladder cancer treatment and the E. coli O157 cattle vaccine development program. For the three-month and nine-month periods ended March 31, 2009, basic and fully-diluted loss per share totaled ($0.04)...

Scientists From 25 Countries Sequence Cow Genome

..., have already adopted this technology, Taylor added. "We can choose the cattle not only based on their traits but also based on the sequences of the genes...an see that there are 1,000 genes that are shared between rodents, dogs and cattle but missing from the human genome," Payseur said. "Those could be mistakes ...

Heska Announces Q4 and Annual 2008 Results

... Other Vaccines, Pharmaceuticals and Products This segment includes revenue from private label vaccine and pharmaceutical production, primarily for cattle but also for other animals such as small mammals. In the fourth quarter of 2008, this segment generated product revenue of $1.7 million, down 34% as ...

SOBeFiT Magazine Wins Best Magazine Launch Party at 2009 FAME Awards

...y acquisitions. The early years of the current decade saw ABA concentrating its growth strategy on the acquisition of companies in the financial, oil, cattle and ranching, construction and capital goods sectors. By 2005, the group initiated an expansion outside of Venezuela upon becoming majority stockholde...

Study suggests surface water contaminated with salmonella more common than thought

... but found little variation in Salmonella concentrations by location. The diversity of Salmonella strains, however, was highest near a farm containing cattle and a pivot irrigation system, suggesting that close proximity to livestock and agriculture increase the risk of contamination. The researchers also f...

American Chemical Society's Weekly PessPac -- Feb. 18, 2009

...e. Using a commercial blood analyzer commonly found in hospitals, the researchers measured 20 chemical markers, including proteins and cholesterol, in cattle treated with and without commonly used steroids over a 42-day study period. The new test detected the steroids with accuracy between 91 and 96 percent...

Hospitals and Healthcare Leaders Shift Dairy Market

...from Products ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Yoplait has announced to its hospital customers that it will stop using milk from cattle injected with the growth hormone rBGH (recombinant bovine growth hormone) to make its yogurt products, beginning in early August 2009. Yoplait is amo...

FDA Approves Camelina for Broiler Chickens

...allows Great Plains to state that camelina has GRAS ("generally recognized as safe") status. Camelina already is used in feed mixtures for beef cattle and hogs. While high in protein and vitamin E, camelina is also a great source for omega-3 fatty acids. The omega-3 fatty acids are beneficial...

SOBeFiT Magazine Promotes its Launch With First Annual 5K Run+Walk & Fitness Festival in South Beach

...y acquisitions. The early years of the current decade saw ABA concentrating its growth strategy on the acquisition of companies in the financial, oil, cattle and ranching, construction and capital goods sectors. By 2005, the group initiated an expansion outside of Venezuela upon becoming majority stockholde...

Bioniche Invited to Participate in Canadian Beef Value Chain Roundtable

...aring information about the Company's Econiche(TM) cattle vaccine, the world's first vaccine developed to reduce the shedding by cattle of Escherichia coli (E. coli) O157. Econiche is fu...i O157 shed into the environment by beef and dairy cattle and, in turn, reduce the risk to human health. An ...
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