The draft genome of a Mannheimia haemolytica serotype 6 isolate obtained from the nasopharynx of a feedlot calf with bovine respiratory disease is described.
Interest has recently been renewed in the possible use of Y. pestis, the causative agent of plague, as a biological weapon by terrorists. The vulnerability of food to intentional contamination coupled with reports of humans having acquired plague through eating infected animals that were not adequately cooked or handling of meat from infected animals makes… (More)
Water miscible cosolvents in parenteral products generally increase pain and/or local irritation post injection. The goal of this study was to validate the usefulness of the rat paw lick model (Cleozzi et al., J. Pharmacol. Meth., 4, 1980, 285-289) in screening pain and local irritation with parenteral formulations. Paw licks were counted in 3 min.… (More)