This trial confirmed the finding of the first reported case of resistance to ivermecti n in adult Oesophagostomum dentatum worms in the UK.Ivermectin resistance confirmed in adult Oesophagostomum dendatum worm
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Sarcoptic mange in pigs: Current situation
These days, the sale of breeding sows or boars with mange is considered unacceptable.
Finished pigs from controlled housing destined to be exported to the US frozen, no longer need to be tested for trichinella.United Kingdom: cost savings for pork processors exporting to the USA
The EU Reference Laboratory for parasites has recommended clarifying the text of the Regulation in relation to the procedure of certain equivalent methods for Trichinella testing.EU:specific rules on official controls for Trichinella in meat
Institutions from eighteen European countries have recently built a strong, multi-disciplinary scientific network to advance knowledge and understanding of these zoonotic disease complexes.Launched an European network on taeniosis/cysticercosis
These results suggest the presence of at least two as yet undescribed trichomonad species in the intestinal contents of pigs.First evidence of undescribed trichomonad species in pigs?
Campylobacteriosis remains the most reported zoonotic disease in humans, with a continuous increase in reported cases over the last five years.Rise in human infections from Campylobacter and E. coli