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Serological evidence against role for canine distemper virus in pathogenesis of Paget's disease of bone [letter].
Canine distemper virus associated with a lethal outbreak in monkeys can readily adapt to use human receptors.
We surveyed raccoon latrine sites for raccoon roundworm (Baylisascaris procyonis) and quantified seroprevalence of canine distemper virus (CDV) in raccoons on the Union County Conservation Area (UCCA) during 2004-05.
Yet it remains a serious threat - in 1988, 60% of Denmark, Sweden and the Netherlands's seals were killed by the disease, similar to canine distemper.
Los Angeles Animal Services officials urged pet owners on Thursday to get their dogs vaccinated against canine distemper after an outbreak of the potentially fatal virus was detected at local shelters.
Vaccinating the city's raccoons against canine distemper in the early 1990s successfully reduced the prevalence of the disease in these urban scavengers.
Canine distemper is highly contagious and has caused death or permanent disability of more young dogs than any other disease, said Animal Services veterinarian Casandria Smith.
After examining blood and tissue samples taken from lions during and before the outbreak, scientists found that a canine distemper virus (CDV) had killed the royal beasts, Melody E.
The samples were used to test for seroprevalence rates to rabies virus (RABV), canine distemper virus (CDV), canine parvovirus (CPV), Leptospira interrogans, Leishmania sp.
Vaccine studies confirmed that canine distemper virus or a closely related virus caused the deaths of thousands of seals in the North and Baltic seas beginning in April 1988 (135: 39).
Up-regulation of mRNA for matrix metalloproteinases-9 and -14 in advanced lesions of demyelinating canine distemper leukoencephalitis.
The Canine VacciCheck[TM] kit is used as an in-house diagnostic tool to evaluate the amount of antibodies present for core vaccines (Canine Infectious Hepatitis, Canine Parvovirus, and Canine Distemper Virus).

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