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Infectious disease An animal of the class Leporidae that may carry various pathogens: Brucella suis biotype 2, Cheyletiella infestation, Francisella tularensis, plague, Q-fever, Trichophyton
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Previously, syndactyly has only been observed in laboratory rabbits on studies to assess the teratogenic effects in fetuses of different compounds administered to pregnant does.
Characteristics of laboratory rabbits, monkeys, and pigs tested for hepatitis E virus, China, 2012-2015 * Batch Sampling Age No.
In the current study canine scabies was successfully transferred from normal host to laboratory rabbits. 36.1% (17/47) of the rabbits showed light infection.
Tests of their approach in laboratory rabbits showed that levels of glucose in tears track the amounts of glucose in the blood.
Meanwhile, the RSPCA yesterday welcomed news that artificial human skin can now be used to test chemicals for irritation, saving hundreds of laboratory rabbits from suffering and distress.
Myxomatosis was first seen in laboratory rabbits in Uruguay in 1896 but the local cottontail rabbits were largely unaffected.
Using the Kurosawa and Kusanagi-Hypercholesterolemic (KHC) rabbits, laboratory rabbits which specifically develop hereditary hypercholesteremia, the company has examined how an intake of Amami-no-Mizu (hardness of 1000), its proprietary high mineral water derived from deep seawater, affects hypertension and arteriosclerosis.
The families of Borne and Wierden are put under a microscope and used as laboratory rabbits. This is not to say that the book is boring to read; on the contrary, it is very well written, be it in a very condensed style.

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