First newsletter of the Veterinary Genetics Laboratory -- Colour variants in wildlife -- The white lion -- The King cheetah -- The black impala -- An update on the Rhinoceros DNA Project or RhODIS®, the Rhino DNA Index System -- Other news.
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News articles with colour photos from the Veterinary Genetics Laboratory (VGL) to highlight the contribution that the University of Pretoria is making in terms of animal genetics.
Theiler, Arnold, Sir, 1867-1936; Transvaal Department of Agriculture(Pretoria : Government Printing and Stationery Office, 1908)
(1) The inoculation of animals with horse foal blood of 1st, 2nd and 3rd generations caused a mortality of 7 out of 186, or 4 per cent.
(2) The inoculation of animals with horse foal blood of 4th, 5th, 6th, ...
Meyer, K.F.; Transvaal Department of Agriculture(Pretoria : Government Printing and Stationary Office, 1910)
Specific purulent nephritis had occasionally been found in post-mortems at the institute. Theiler did some research in 1902 and in 1909 the micro-organism causing this disease was isolated. It was then possible for the ...