Journal article

Efficacy of the EG95 hydatid vaccine in a macropodid host, the tammar wallaby

TS Barnes, LA Hinds, DJ Jenkins, GT Coleman, AL Colebrook, CT Kyngdon, CG Gauci, MW Lightowlers

Parasitology | CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS | Published : 2009

Grants

Awarded by Australian Research Council Linkage


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research


Funding Acknowledgements

Funding for the study from Australian Research Council Linkage grant ARCLP0668354 and National Health and Medical Research grant 350279 is acknowledged. Valuable assistance with the care, maintenance and experimental procedures on the tammars at CSIRO Sustainable Ecosystems was provided by Dave Spratt, John Wright, Katrina Leslie, Kaitlyn Preece, Shawna Foo and Beth Koehn. We are grateful to Calvary Clinic, Canberra and the Canberra Veterinary Hospital, for the use of their automatic X-ray processing unit, Morag Wilson for her advice on radiography and Annie Rose and Anna Galloway for their help with interpretation of radiographs. The authors are indebted to Bill Morris (Vertebrate Pest Control Officer, Yass Rural Lands Protection Board, NSW) for his valuable contribution.