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Developing a test for equine flu

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A simple dipstick test – involving taking a nasal swab – could be used to identify equine flu.

Iceni Diagnostics has gained a patent for its approach to detecting and distinguishing between human and avian flu. The company considers that a slight modification could provide a rapid non-invasive test for horses.

According to scientists, 90 per cent of infections use carbohydrate recognition …

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