Determination of the Safety and Efficacy of a Toxoid Developed for the Prevention of Type C Botulism in Horses

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Agriculture
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$296,000.00
Award Year:
2005
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
2005-33610-16467
Agency Tracking Number:
2004-00183
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Neogen Corporation
620 Lesher Place, Lansing, MI, 48912
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Joseph Madden
VP, Scientific Affairs
(517) 372-9200
jmadden@neogen.com
Business Contact:
Joseph Madden
VP, Scientific Affairs
(517) 372-9200
jmadden@neogen.com
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
Type C botulism is becoming more frequent in horses in the US due to changes modernization has made in harvesting of silage fed to farm animals. This project will determine the safety of and effectiveness of an experimental toxoid for the prevention of this illness in horses.

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