AAEP Convention 2005: Early Diagnosis of EPM with Biomarkers

A researcher has found a reliable way to diagnose equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM) in the acutely affected horse by examining genetic markers in its blood. This technique could potentially be applied to detect evidence of other infectious diseases before clear clinical signs appear.

Martin Furr, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, PhD, professor of internal medicine and chief of medicine at th

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