A vaccine launched five years ago has now protected over 47 million European pigs against a lethal and debilitating ailment.
Vaccination against oedema disease is now protecting over ten per cent of pigs in some countries.
The pharmaceuticals company intends to use this takeover to continue expanding its herd-specific vaccine business.
The new senior management team at IDT Biologika in Dessau is now complete. On January 22, Dr. Christian Wirth took up the role of second managing director and head of the animal health unit. In August of the previous year, Andreas Kastenbauer had assumed overall responsibility of the family-run company, taking on the position of managing director. IDT Biologika therefore once again has two people at its helm.
Company concurrently launches Ecoporc SHIGA, the first fully licensed swine vaccine for the Canadian market, during the Banff Pork Seminar
UK Specialist Company for Autogenous Vaccines to be Integrated in IDT’s Global Animal Health Vaccine Network
A quicker, easier — and possibly cheaper — method of diagnosing oedema disease in pigs using the PCR test on faeces may be possible in the future
Strengthening the international technical team at IDT Biologika are Dr Peter van der Wolf and Dr Anja Kibsgaard
Daniel Windhorst has been appointed key account manager for salmonella vaccines, swine and poultry, for IDT Biologika.
Susana Mesonero, Graduate in the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of USC, has joined the international technical services team of IDT Biologika in Spain and Portugal.
Diagnosing swine influenza from clinical signs has become more difficult in recent years because the course of the disease has changed.
A free diagnostic test for an important pig disease is being offered for the first time to UK pig farmers.
IDT distributes a diagnostic guideline, in combination of specific kits for virology and serology diagnostic.
A wide differential diagnostic can be the key for the resolution of this pathology, that decrease the productions of the farm due to the mortality, the reduction of daily gain, and the multiple measures necessary for its control.
IDT Biologika in partnership with their distribution network organized last month a serial of seminars with the goal of promoting knowledge about the different types of E coli