Food animal surveillance testing

(1) Samples of diaphragm and kidney tissues are collected and sent for testing for antimicrobial (drug) residues in food animals. Results obtained are evaluated against Health Canada's established guidelines. (2) Tissues/specimens are collected from the carcasses of food animals for histopathologic testing to confirm/rule-out a diagnosis/disposition includes Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) and Scrapie.


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