biobullet

biobullet

a technique and equipment for vaccinating and treating wild animals without catching them. Consists of hollow bullets made of hydroxypropylcellulose which melts in the warmth of living tissue. Bullet discharged from a 'gun' has low impact velocity and poor penetration. The payload of each bullet is about 250 mg.
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abortus strain 19 vaccine delivered remotely by biobullet and a significant decrease in seropositivity has been documented.