canine distemper

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a viral disease of young dogs characterized by high fever and respiratory inflammation

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The best prevention against canine distemper is vaccination.
Tests were conducted for toxoplasmosis, feline infectious peritonitis, feline leukemia, feline immunodeficiency virus, canine distemper, tularemia, plague, brucellosis, canine brucellosis, and vesicular stomatitis.
Epizootiology of canine distemper in New Jersey raccoons.
Canine distemper spreads through air, shared food or water and bodily fluids.
The competitions are designed to investigate problems that Scheiner says "had fallen between the cracks" of previous NIH and NSF efforts--current winners are investigating issues such as bat-transmitted diseases in Malaysia and canine distemper in dogs, lions, and other mammals in East Africa's Serengeti region.
Plans for a program to educate the public about canine distemper in domestic dogs and to control exposure of foxes to dogs are also underway.
The largemouth bass virus system may be a good general model for understanding the biology of other emerging viruses of wildlife, such as the West Nile virus, the Ebola virus and newly emerging viruses related to canine distemper.
Despite high hopes and intense monitoring, the Meeteetse ferret population dropped precipitously following epidemics of sylvatic plague and canine distemper that swept through the Wyoming prairie dog communities in the mid-1980s.
For example, Gordon et al described the presence of canine distemper virus RNA in pagetic bone lesions.
The second, United States Patent 5,807,840 titled, "A Method for Treating Canine Distemper," represents a new approach to the treatment of animal viral infections such as canine distemper.
They included measles, polio, and canine distemper viruses -- but none have remained on the hot list after careful statistical analyses.
Synbiotics Corporation (OTCBB: SBIO) today announced the market release of TiterCHEK(TM) CDV/CPV, a canine distemper and parvovirus antibody detection test for use by veterinarians.
Immunohistochemistry of brain samples was negative for canine distemper virus, canine adenovirus, Borna disease virus, Toxoplasma gondii, and Neospora canium (data not shown).
African wild dogs (Lycaon pictus) endangered by a canine distemper epizootic among domestic dogs near the Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya.
1988: As many as 6,000 North Sea seals killed by canine distemper.
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