|Title: Method for Controlling Microbial Pathogens in Animals|
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This invention will require a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement for further pharmacological research. This invention may be used as a feed additive or drug that may require Food and Drug Administration approval. This technology complements ARS patent application S.N. 10/264,101, “Use of Chlorate Ion or Preparations Thereof for Reduction of food Borne Pathogens.”
Pharmaceutical companies and feed manufactures will be able to use this technology. The technology has advantages over similar technologies, including that it’s longer lasting and it can be added to feed.
Reference: Please refer to USPN 7,176,244 (Docket #0128.02), “2-Nitropropanol, Nitroethane and 2-Nitroethanol as Microbial Disinfectants,” which issued on February 13, 2007. Foreign patent rights are available.