Australian Vets Call for Hendra Research Funds

Research to help fight the deadly Hendra virus is a matter of urgency, said the Australian Veterinary Association (AVA). Alister Rodgers, BVSc, died earlier this month after contracting the virus while treating a sick foal.

"Funds are urgently needed from federal and state governments to target every stage of the disease and prevent further loss of life," said Australian Veterinary

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