Author Archives: chris_przybyszewski

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    One Health

    Posted on September 9, 2016 by in US BIOLOGIC

    “One Health is the concept that the health of animals, the health of people, and the viability of ecosystems are intricately linked.” – USDA US BIOLOGIC is a “One Health” company, which means we see disease prevention as a process across multiple species, including companion, food, and wildlife animals, and humans. This approach has been […]

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    Solutions

    Posted on September 9, 2016 by in US BIOLOGIC

    “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” – Benjamin Franklin US BIOLOGIC reduces zoonotic disease by combining One Health solutions with biologistics. These solutions can be of invaluable use to all professionals who work to reduce disease such as pest-management professionals, public health officials, and veterinarians. Leadership & Partners US BIOLOGIC’s greatest […]

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  • Biologistics

    Posted on September 9, 2016 by in US BIOLOGIC

    “With the help of Earth-watching satellites, scientists can identify high-risk “hot spots” for deadly diseases before outbreaks strike.” – NASA No solution is effective if not applied at the right location and at the right time. Biologistics uses open data that combines information from the environment with that provided by satellite imagery, all tied together […]

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    Zoonotic Diseases

    Posted on September 9, 2016 by in US BIOLOGIC

    “A zoonotic disease is a disease that can be spread between animals and humans. Scientists estimate that more than six out of every ten infectious diseases in humans are spread from animals.” – CDC Zoonotic diseases are everywhere that humans and animals interact. Going into a back yard or a public park can expose anyone […]

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  • Vaccine-laced mice bait lowers rate of Lyme disease bacteria in ticks

    Posted on March 6, 2014 by in Media

    Gabriel Miller, Reuters – 3/3/2014 NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Vaccinating mice can lower the proportion of ticks carrying the bacteria responsible for Lyme disease, according to a new study. Deer ticks become infected with the Lyme disease spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi after feeding on infected mice. The new strategy targets mice as the pathogen’s “reservoir” […]

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    Lyme Vaccine for Mice Could Protect People

    Posted on February 12, 2014 by in Media

    Maggie Fox, NBC News – February 12, 2014 An experimental vaccine to control Lyme disease by targeting the mice that spread it cut the number of infected ticks by more than 75 percent after a couple of years, researchers reported Wednesday. Produced in pellets that resemble pet food kibble, the vaccine protected mice, which in […]

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    CDC: Lyme disease rates 10 times higher than previously reported

    Posted on August 19, 2013 by in Media

    CBS–AP – 8/19/2013 Lyme disease strikes about 300,000 people each year, according to new information released by federal health officials. The new estimates suggest the disease is 10 times more common than previously thought. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported the new estimates, which were also released Sunday night at the 2013 […]

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