Chemaphor is pursuing a partnering initiative to commercialize non-antibiotic feed additive alternatives to improve productivity and safety in food-producing animals.
On four veal calf farms in the Netherlands, many calves have to be destroyed as they have been in contact feed with the banned antibiotic furazolidone. This has been confirmed by the Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority ... Read Post
In a bid to stem the growing problem of antibiotic resistance in humans, the US Food and Drug Administration has announced it is taking steps to phase out non-medicinal use of antibiotics in animals used for food production.Many liv... Read Post
In a 2-1 decision, the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals in New York City ruled Thursday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is not required to hold hearings concerning the safety of feeding antibiotics at subtherapeutic l... Read Post