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New Publication on Electrophoresis as a Tool for Aspergillosis Diagnosis in the African Penguin

The Avian & Wildlife Laboratory has a publication regarding new options for diagnostics of aspergillosis in the African penguin. This study was completed in collaboration with several participating institutions of the Species Survival Plan as part of the Association of Zoos & Aquariums Saving Animals from Extinction conservation initiative. This paper was published in the latest issue of the Journal of Zoo & Wildlife Medicine.

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New PLoS ONE Publication on the White Rhinoceros

Thanks to our collaborators for the opportunity to contribute to a new wonderful publications in PLoS ONE. These studies were headed up by colleague Dr. Emma Hooijberg of the University of Pretoria in South Africa.

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Holiday Schedule

The Acute Phase Protein Laboratory will be closed Monday, December 25 and Monday, January 1. Please contact the lab if you have any questions regarding shipping and if you need any testing expedited. Thank you for your continued patronage of our laboratory services. Our Clients are Our Partners!

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New Publication on APP Expression in Elephant Seals

The Avian & Wildlife Laboratory is pleased to have collaborated on a recently published study investigating the application of acute phase protein quantitation in the juvenile northern elephant seal. This study was conducted in collaboration with the Aquatic Animal Health program at the University of Florida and The Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito, California. Congratulations to all of our colleagues.

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New Publication on SAA in Dolphins

Check out the current issue of Aquatic Mammals for an interesting study of serum amyloid A (SAA) expression in dolphins during and after uncomplicated pregnancy. This was a collaborative study with the University of Florida, SeaWorld, and the University of Miami. The study reported elevated levels during late pregnancy and in the early post partum period.

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