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National Program 103: Animal Health
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Action Plan for National Program 103 Animal Health 2017-2022

 

The goal of National Program 103 (NP 103), Animal Health, is to protect and ensure the safety of the Nation’s agriculture and food supply through improved disease detection, prevention, and control.  Basic and applied research approaches will be applied to solve animal health problems of high national priority.  Emphasis will be given to methods and procedures to control animal diseases through the discovery and development of:

  • Diagnostics
  • Vaccines
  • Biotherapeutics
  • Alternatives to antibiotics
  • Disease management systems
  • Animal disease models
  • Farm Biosecurity measures

To download a PDF version of the 2017-2022 Action Plan for National Program 103 Animal Health (pdf; 0.2Mb), please click here

 

NP 103 Animal Health Action Plan 2012-2017 (pdf; 0.4Mb): please click here

 

 


Last Modified: 1/15/2016
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