News : 2013 : January

APP Testing for Elephants with EEHV Infection

Dr. Carolyn Cray presented findings from her collaborative work on acute phase protein expression in elephants infected with elephant endotheliotropic herpesvirus (EEHV) at the recent 9th Annual International Workshop held in Houston, Texas. EEHV is the leading cause of death in young elephants under human care and many cases have been confirmed in wild elephants. This infection is a significant threat to the already endangered species.

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