The development of anthelmintic resistance in ruminant livestock.

  title={The development of anthelmintic resistance in ruminant livestock.},
  author={Peter John Waller},
  journal={Acta tropica},
  volume={56 2-3},
Despite the enormous advances over the last 50 years in the chemotherapeutic control of nematode parasites, the economic importance of these parasites to the grazing livestock industries remains as great as ever. Added to this, the emergence and rapid development of resistance to the new broad spectrum anthelmintics in the important nematode species now looms large as a major international threat. This particularly is of concern to the sheep industry, especially in the major sheep-raising… CONTINUE READING

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