Neogen has developed a highly sensitive version of its quantitative microwell test for total aflatoxin that uses a water-based solution for extraction. The new test complements Neogen’s existing aflatoxin test, and will help grain producers and processors meet the requirements for lower levels of aflatoxin in certain global markets.
Neogen’s new Veratox® HS (High Sensitivity) for Total Aflatoxin can deliver precise results ranging from 1 to 10 parts per billion (ppb) of aflatoxin. The test detects the four principle types of aflatoxin, [ More … ]
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How to effectively control lameness in dairy cattle – Dairy Global
Awareness of the impact of lameness on dairy cow welfare and economics has grown massively in the last 30 years. Our understanding of the causes and risk factors have also improved. [ More … ]
To many, rats are an occasional nuisance that we hope we don’t have to deal with often. For others, however, they are a constant occurrence responsible for doing serious damage and wreaking havoc on large neighborhoods, transportation systems and entire cities.
Along with being unpleasant to look at, rats are also known to carry various diseases and be a real threat to humans and other animals who come in contact with them. This was demonstrated recently in the Bronx Area of New York City, where a rare bacterial infection, spread by contact with rat urine, has killed one person and sickened two others. [ More … ]