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2014-08-20 16:21:56

DUBLIN, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Market Report of 4-Hexylresorcinol" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Global Market Report of 4-Hexylresorcinol (CAS 136-77-6) aims at providing comprehensive data on 4-Hexylresorcinol globally and regionally (Europe, Asia, North America, Latin America etc.). It captures 4-Hexylresorcinol market trends, pays close attention to...

2012-07-05 00:39:26

Study at UCSF and Yale finds protease inhibitors are potent, single-day cures for disease in hamsters A drug candidate that is nearing clinical trials against a Latin American parasite is showing additional promise as a cure for hookworm, one of the most widespread and insidious parasites afflicting developing nations, according to a collaborative study at UCSF and Yale University. The drug candidate, known by the scientific name K11777, is under development at UCSF and is targeted to...

2011-06-20 13:15:00

Doctors warned in a report on Monday that a veterinary medication is being used to dilute 70 percent of the cocaine in the U.S., causing serious skin reactions after use. The report said six patients developed purpled-colored patches of necrotic skin on their ears, nose, cheeks and other parts of their body and suffered permanent scarring after they used cocaine. Doctors previously reported two similar cases in San Francisco.  Others reported on users of contaminated cocaine who...

2011-01-17 14:11:00

INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Elanco Companion Animal Health has launched its second product in the new year with the launch of Trifexis(TM) (spinosad + milbemycin oxime), a broad-spectrum parasiticide that kills fleas and is indicated for the prevention and treatment of flea infestations, the prevention of heartworm disease and the treatment and control of adult hookworm, roundworm and whipworm infections in dogs and puppies 8 weeks and older, and 5 pounds of body weight or...

2011-01-16 08:30:00

SHAWNEE, Kan. Jan. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a new comparative study evaluating the efficacy of four leading heartworm preventives, only Bayer's Advantage Multi® for Dogs (imidacloprid + moxidectin) Topical Solution was 100 percent effective after a single treatment against the MP3 strain of Dirofilaria Immitis. The study results were recently published online in Veterinary Parasitology and will be presented by Byron Blagburn, MS, PhD, Auburn University at the North...

Latest Anthelmintics Reference Libraries

Pork Tapeworm, Taenia solium
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The pork tapeworm (Taenia solium), also known simply as a tapeworm, is a species of parasitic worm that is classified within the Platyhelminthes phylum. This species infects pigs and humans in many areas of the world including Africa, Southern Europe, Asia, South America, and some areas of North America. This species can cause cysticercosis in its larval stage, which is one of the major causes of seizures in humans. The pork tapeworm can reach an average body length between 2 to 3 meters, but...

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