Photo of "boxing day" of vaccines at the Onderstepoort Veterinary Research Institute, 1924. Vaccines distributed were bluetongue vaccine (40000 doses), wireworm remedy (27000 doses), anthrax vaccine (27000 doses) and blackquarter vaccine (7500 doses)
Black and white half circle photo. Information about the photo written on top half of photo.
Blignaut, Belinda(University of Pretoria, 2013-05-15)
Foot-and-mouth disease virus (FMDV), a member of the Picornaviridae, causes a highly
contagious disease that affects cloven-hoofed animals and leads to production losses,
especially in intensive farming systems. In ...
Since its establishment in 1908, the Onderstepoort Veterinary complex has developed more than
50 veterinary vaccines that have been used over the period in the control of animal viral and
bacterial diseases in Southern ...