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U of S to host One Health Congress

USask and One Health Platform Foundation are hosting world’s premier conference for the global One Health community June 22-25th.  The focus of the conference is One Health in underserved communities -- recognizing the complex interplay of environmental, animal and human health in underprivileged or subsistence societies.

Participants can choose from 28 sessions in three tracks: One Health Science, Antimicrobial Agents and Resistance, and Science Policy Interface.

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Cow in field. (Photocredit: Ren Theelen, Pexels)

International partnership results in new vaccine for cattle in Africa

A vaccine against contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) developed by the University of Saskatchewan’s VIDO-InterVac, the Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organisation (KALRO) and the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) has been licensed for commercial production by the Kenya Veterinary Vaccines Production Institute (KEVEVAPI).

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