French animal health firm VitamFero has signed an exclusive, worldwide agreement for its animal toxoplasmosis vaccine with Australian company Bioproperties.The license, co-development and distribution deal aims to complete VitamFero's vaccine at Bioproperties'...

Key characteristics of new vaccine adjuvants outlined

Adjuvants need to be versatile enough to create next-generation vaccines, according to US researchers.At the 2015 Animal Health Research Symposium in Kansas City, Missouri, Dr Tim Miller described four expectat...

Pharmaq diagnostics division up and running

The world's leading aquaculture vaccines producer Pharmaq has set up a diagnostics division to advise fish farming companies how to plan ahead.The company said it has become clear, if Norway is to hit a project...

AAD aims for global advancement of diagnostics technology

Ahead of attending this year's 2015 Kansas City Animal Health Corridor Investment Forum, which will take place today, Animal Pharm analyst Sian Lazell spoke to the chief executive of previous winner Advanced An...

Premune becomes commercial entity with Innovet deal

Swedish companion animal specialist Premune has agreed to market a pet skin product for Italian veterinary company Innovet in Europe.Stockholm-headquartered Premune said it has an exclusive marketing agreement ...

Stingray offers lazer beams as potential solution to sea lice

After several years of testing, a Norwegian engineering company believes it has produced a radical solution to the global problem of sea lice, which threatens the future of the salmon aquaculture industry.Sting...

Fatro secures Valneva vaccine development agreement

Italian animal health firm Fatro will develop two veterinary vaccines using the EB66 cell line belonging to French company Valneva.Under the terms of the agreement, Valneva received an undisclosed upfront payme...

Zoetis Japan gains pain chewable approval

The Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (JMAFF) has awarded marketing approval to a Zoetis pain relief chewable tablet.JMAFF has ...

Cargill triples eastern Mexico feed capacity

US animal nutrition specialist Cargill has tripled its feed capacity in eastern Mexico with the completion of a $5 million expansion at its factory in...

Brucellosis outbreak hits Bulgarian livestock

There has been a large outbreak of brucellosis among livestock in north central Bulgaria, according to the World Organisation for Animal health (OIE)....

Global sustainable feed standards launched

Agricultural certification body GlobalGAP has launched a new module for compound feed producers, which it says will put them at the 'forefront of sust...

Palestine hit by outbreaks of HPAI again

There has been a large outbreak of highly pathogenic avian flu (HPAI) among poultry in the Palestinian Autonomous Authority (PAA), according to the Wo...

Simcro builds distribution strength with double buy

New Zealand firm Simcro has bolstered its portfolio of animal drug delivery technologies by purchasing two distributors.Simcro has acquired fellow New...

Hester sees growth in Indian veterinary market

Growth in the Indian animal health market remains positive, according to a detailed annual report by Hester Biosciences.The Ahmedabad, Gujarat-based c...

Nutriad opens new US feed additive factory

Belgian feed additive specialist Nutriad has opened a new factory in Illinois which will help the company expand in North America by doubling US manuf...

UK partnership to curb Campylobacter

UK-based companies Banham Poultry and Akeso Biomedical are joining forces to develop a new class of feed additives to help control Campylobacter infec...

Manufacturing Manager - APAC

Our client, a leading global organisation in the production, marketing and sales of Animal Health products is looking for an experienced Manufacturing Manager to join the...

How anti-parasitic collars are vital to South Africa's anti-poaching

Flea and tick collars may be something you would usually associate with protecting household pets and homes from parasites. However, in parts of Africa they play a much b...

Animal Pharm M&A Table 2015

The table below displays all of the animal health acquisitions tracked by Animal Pharm during 2015.Click on the closing date for more details on the transaction. Deals announced in 2014 are not includ...

Zoetis adds adjuvant to Fostera PCV2 vaccine

Zoetis has introduced a slow release version of its porcine circovirus Type 2 (PCV2) vaccine to the US market.Fostera PCV MetaStim is a monovalent killed virus vaccine to protect against porcine circo...

EU to tackle Greek lumpy skin outbreaks

The European Commission has confirmed two outbreaks of lumpy skin disease (LSD) in Greece.The outbreaks occurred in cattle holdings of around 200 animals in Feres, in the region of Evros. The appropri...

Diversigen latest firm to snare Gunn expertise

US genomic data analyst firm Diversigen has added Dr George Gunn to its board of directors. The Houston, Texas-based business provides microbiome and metagenomic services to the human and animal healt...

Piedmont to capitalize on Big Pharma's empty pet product pipelines

In 1982, Roland Johnson came aboard Ciba-Geigy US and initiated the launch of what would become the country's largest companion animal health firm by 1995. Animal Pharm editor Joseph Harvey spoke to t...

Wild boar numbers boosted by climate change

Wild boar have become increasingly important to EU policymakers because of their role in spreading African Swine Fever (ASF), a disease causing serious problems for the pigmeat sector.Experts are divi...

Animal Pharm report covers veterinary diagnostics market

Diagnostics are a key technology in the global animal health toolkit and are the focus of a new Animal Pharm report.Test kits are used for the detection of causative organisms (pathogens/antigens), ba...

Lax pet parasitology info hinders global animal health

A lack of information about protecting pets against parasites is a growing concern for the international animal health industry, according to experts.Professor the Lord Trees, emeritus professor of ve...

First half 2015: Elanco motors into third position as leaders enjoy double-digit success

The takeaway story for the first half of 2015 is one of considerable growth in the global animal health sector.Seven of the top 10 animal health companies enjoyed double-digit growth during the first ...

Pharmaq to continue heavy investment in R&D

The world's top fish vaccine producer Pharmaq said it will continue to spend heavily on research and development to add to its current total of 27 vaccines for the aquaculture industry.The Norwegian c...

Animal Health Calendar 2015

Animal Pharm's latest calendar of worldwide animal health conferences, congresses, summits and meetings during 2015.

Not a subscriber?

REQUEST YOUR FREE ONLINE DEMO

  • Search and find the latest news and analysis
  • Navigate the Stock Tracker tool
  • Learn about the weekly briefing and email alerts
  • Understand the Ask the Analyst Service

REQUEST YOUR FREE DEMO HERE SUBSCRIBE HERE