Population-level effects of immunocontraception in white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus)

@article{Rutberg2008PopulationlevelEO,
  title={Population-level effects of immunocontraception in white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus)},
  author={Allen Rutberg and Ricky E. Naugle},
  journal={Wildlife Research},
  year={2008},
  volume={35},
  pages={494-501}
}
In North America, dense populations of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) in suburbs, cities and towns have stimulated a search for new population-management tools. Most research on deer contraception has focused on the safety and efficacy of immunocontraceptive vaccines, but few studies have examined population-level effects. We report here results from two long-term studies of population effects of the porcine zona pellucida (PZP) immunocontraceptive vaccine, at the National Institute… 

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