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New field trial research indicates successful vaccine uptake and immunization rates sufficient for protection of Ethiopian wolf populations (Canis simensis) against rabies virus. The findings highlight how a proactive approach can help manage and potentially eliminate a major infectious disease threat in the endangered canid species to promote its health and survival.
Read the summary here: http://www.ox.ac.uk/news/2016-09-01-first-test-oral-rabies-vaccine-bring...
The abstract and link to the study are available at: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27543453