Spain, a country that has successfully fought to eliminate African swine fever (ASF) from its borders in years past, is testing a potential new vaccine against ASF virus.MAZ 200V semi trailer MAZ 5215 SSM 7003 1 43 The oral vaccine has been tested so far on wild boars, but if the results are successful, it could be used to protect the country’s domestic herds.Maz 5337 grey Start Scale Models 1 43 SSM1175 MMC
A team of Madrid-based researchers tried the vaccine on nine wild boar piglets, and the results were as hoped.MAZ 5516 bluee-grey SSM 1168 1 43
“Our study demonstrates the effectiveness of the first oral vaccine against this disease on Eurasian wild boarMAZ 7910 1 43 Minigrad (Hand Made),” said a co-author of a paper on the research, Jose Angel Barasona. “Overall, we demonstrate that oral immunization of wild boar conferred 92% protection against a highly pathogenic strain of ASF, which is currently circulating in Asia and Europe.” Continue reading
Health agencies have shared the message again and again: Mazda Auto Tokyo Savannah Rx-3 Tomica Diamond PetWashing raw meat just causes the bacteria to splash around your sink, your hands and your clothes.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) tweeted a reminder about this fact recently: “Don’t wash your raw chicken! Washing can spread germs from the chicken to other foods or utensils in the kitchen.”
Many Twitter users fired back, casting doubt on the idea that washing isn’t sufficient for getting rid of bacteria. Mazda k360 1959 Pink White 1 43Others vehemently insisted that washing chicken was what their families have always done, and they weren’t interested in shifting gears. Mazda RX-7 (FC3S) RE Amemiya Red Ignition Model 1 18 IG1514Some pointed to homemade remedies believed to provide a more thorough wash, like soaking the raw meat with lemon juice, vinegar or saltwater (though these ingredients do not kill bacteria, according to science).
Others still pointed out that they believed they could eliminate bacteria concerns by washing counters and sinks after rinsing chicken.MB 2026 promotional model of Union-Transport (Wiking X L 381 While disinfecting the countertops is always a wise choice and should be done anyway, rinsing chicken is still ineffective in the first place. Continue reading
MC laren 12c gt3 Presentation Car orange 1 18Each quarter, the National Drug Early Warning System releases a report outlining the latest public health threats posed by new psychoactive substances (NPSs), including synthetic cannabinoids, cathinones, opioids and benzodiazepines.
The first quarter 2019 report is now live.MCG 1973 Mercedes Benz 220 8 (W115) Police 1 18 Rare Find Nice It’s compiled from data originating from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, and provides a snapshot of the U.S. psychoactive drug market.
New as of last year, the report includes fentanyl, due to its increasing importance in the opioid crisis.Mcg Peugeot 504 Break Gendarmerie 1976 1 18 18036 The 2019 first quarter report shows 541 identifications of fentanyl, fentanyl-related compounds and new opioids — a 43% increase from a year ago. Fentanyl accounts for 77% of the opioid identifications.
You can check out the full array of data online here.
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People who work in food production and processing, as well as food-allergic individuals, can tell you a lot about food allergens — what they are, how they work, and even how they are regulated and labeled. McLaren 675Lt 2015 White Autoart 1 18 AA76046 ModelMattel Hot Wheels Redline 1969 Seasider USA NO BOAT shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.McLaren F1 GTR EMI h Le Mans 1998 - 1 18 - Minichamps
A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?MCLAREN FORD MP4 1C GP USA WEST 1983 TAMEO KITS 1 43 CPK004 Did they know how allergic reactions worked, and did they feel comfortable serving food-allergic diners? Roughly 10% of people in Europe and North America have food allergies, and evidence suggests that percentage is growing.
“We looked at knowledge and attitudes, and the key finding would be that the knowledge levels are not as good as we would expect in restaurant staff, because these are the people that are handling food on a daily basisMcLaren Mercedes MP4-23 2008 Formula 1 F1 Kovalainen 1 18 Minichamps Dealer,” senior researcher Adrian Loerbroks told CNN.
The findings: Continue reading
The threat of equine influenza took the horse racing world by storm this year as an above-average number of infections cancelled races in the United Kingdom. Mclaren MP4-12C Spider (orange metallic) 2012It was the first time in 15 years that horse races were canceled for flu concerns.
The ongoing U.K. outbreak has seen 69 cases, mostly in England, but one as far north as Aberdeenshire in Scotland. McLaren p1 Volcano Yellow 1 of 300-TSM MODEL - 1 12 - tsm141206The highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Mebetoys 1 43 - Ferrari PB The Horse reports that equine influenza cases have been increasing in both the U.S. and Europe as of late.
Biosecurity is best
The virus that causes equine influenza is about as contagious as can be, meaning horse caretakers have to be vigilant. MEBETOYS 8597 PORSCHE 911 - RIJKSPOLITIE POLICE - 1 25 VERY RARE - GOOD IN BOXIt can survive for two days on a surface, so horse equipment and stables should be disinfected frequently and methodically. Continue reading