News tagged with lesions

3-in-1 optical skin cancer probe

As thousands of vacationers hit the beach this summer, many of them will expose their unprotected bare limbs to direct UV sunlight, potentially putting them at risk of skin cancer later in life. To fight ...

Aug 05, 2014
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Rubber slat mats could improve animal well-being

New research shows that rubber slat mats could improve swine health. In a new study in the Journal of Animal Science, researchers in Europe studied how different types of flooring affects claw and limb lesions, locomotion and fl ...

Jul 31, 2013
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Captured: Mysterious oyster killers

University of British Columbia researchers have apprehended tiny, elusive parasites that have plagued oysters from British Columbia to California.

Jul 25, 2013
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Study tracks beef measles outbreak

A livestock feed supplement contaminated with human faeces is being blamed for an outbreak of parasite infection in a cattle feedlot in northwest NSW.

Mar 07, 2013
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