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 ...
Ndumnego, Okechukwu Chinazo(University of Pretoria, 2016)
Anthrax is a zoonotic disease affecting most warm-blooded mammals. Primarily recognized as a disease of herbivores, it is caused by a spore-forming, rod-shaped bacterium, Bacillus anthracis. The disease has a worldwide ...
Van Drimmelen, G.C.; Alexander, R.A.; Clark, R.; Louw, J.G.; De Kock, V.E.(Published by The Government Printer, Pretoria, 1956)
A freeze-dried Brucella vaccine has been developed which can be issued with all the usual guarantees, e.g. 60 x 10⁹ viable organisms per dose viable for an extended period. This vaccine has been prepared in concentrated ...