Epidemiology & Animal Health (CEAH)
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Epidemiology & Animal Health (CEAH)

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HPAI Virus Elimination: Per-Square-Foot Flat Rates for Floor-Raised Poultry

When a poultry facility becomes infected with avian influenza, virus elimination is a crucial step in the recovery process. The cleaning and disinfection practices used to achieve virus elimination should be cost effective (APHIS Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Red Book).


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Potential Uses of a rRT-PCR Assay for FMD in Bulk-Tank Milk in the United States

Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is one of the most contagious viral diseases of cattle and other cloven-hooved animals. If FMD were to occur in the United States, it would be imperative for response agencies to identify infected animals and restrict movement to prevent further spread of the disease. 



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General CEAH Information

Center for Epidemiology and Animal Health (CEAH) is a world-renowned science center within Veterinary Services.
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Monitoring and Surveillance
National Animal Health Reporting System (NAHRS)

These programs conduct or contribute to animal health surveillance in the United States
Reports fanned out National Animal Health Monitoring System (NAHMS)

Documents and Studies related to the health and health management of United States domestic livestock and poultry populations.
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