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    Jul
    09
    Genetic Improvement in Developing Countries: Mission Impossible at WCAP


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    WCAP Session 5 addressed the genetic improvement in developing countries and the many challenges that face advancement.

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    Jul
    09
    Congratulations Award Winners


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    Please take a moment to congratulate our Award Winners at this years Award dinner.

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    Jul
    09
    In Remembrance


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    Please take a moment to remember these amazing men. They were pillars in our community and will be greatly missed.

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    Jul
    09
    Events for Monday July 9th


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    Take a peek at what is happening on July 9th at the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting in Vancouver.

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    Jul
    09
    Animal Well-being Challenges for Today, Opportunities for Tomorrow at WCAP


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    The July 7 afternoon session of WCAP focused on animal well-being and the current challenges and future opportunities involved.

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    Jul
    08
    Challenges and Opportunities in Animal Health at WCAP


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    WCAP sessions continued on Saturday, July 7 in Vancouver, beginning with a morning session discussing challenges and opportunities in animal health.

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    Jul
    08
    Events for Sunday July 8th


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    Take a peek at what is happening on the last day of WCAP and the beginning of the ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting in Vancouver!

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    Jul
    07
    Precision Livestock Farming at WCAP


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    The World Conference on Animal Production (WCAP) continued on Friday, July 6 with a morning session on Precision Livestock Farming (PLF).

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    Jul
    07
    Higher Food Safety to Enhance Consumer Confidence at WCAP


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    The second session of WCAP was entitled “Higher Food Safety to Enhance Consumer Confidence” and focused primarily on the use of antibiotics and the ever-growing concern over antibiotic resistance in animals and humans.

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    Jul
    07
    Events for Saturday July 7th


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    Take a peek at whats going on Saturday July, 6th during the 2018 WCAP Meetings.

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    Jul
    06
    Events for Friday July 6th


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    Take a peek at what's happening at WCAP on July 6, 2018.

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    Jul
    06
    Recap of “The Next Genetic Revolution Through Vets & Animal Scientists”


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    On July 5, 2018, Dr. Jennie Pryce opened the World Conference on Animal Production (WCAP) in Vancouver, BC with her keynote address discussing the next genetic revolution.

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    Jul
    05
    Paperless!


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    This years meeting has gone paperless! Don't forget there will NOT be hard copies of the programs available.

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    Jul
    05
    Download the App Today


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    Simply visit the Google Play Store or Apple App Store on your mobile device and search ASAS Meetings.

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    Jul
    05
    Thank You WCAP & ASAS-CSAS Sponsors


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    Please take a moment to thank all of our sponsors for this years WCAP and ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting.

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    Jul
    05
    Meet the WCAP Keynote Speaker


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    We are pleased to introduce you to Keynote Speaker, Dr. Jennie Pryce, of La Trobe University in Australia and Agriculture Victoria.

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    Jul
    05
    Events for the Week


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    Take a peek at what is happing this week at the 2018 WCAP Meetings in Vancouver!

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    Jul
    01
    Interpretive Summary: Temporal pattern changes in duodenal protein tyrosine nitration events in response to Eimeria acervulina infection in chickens


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    A recent article in the June 2018 Issue of the Journal of Animal Science was published by a laboratory focusing on protein tyrosine residue nitration in epithelial cells and their signal transduction processes during infection.

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    Jul
    01
    Interpretive Summary: Poor feed efficiency in sheep is associated with several structural abnormalities in the community metabolic network of their ruminal microbes


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    In a June 2018 article published in the Journal of Animal Science, researchers investigated the relationship between feed efficiency in sheep and their ruminal microbiomes.

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    Jun
    28
    Don't Miss Out! Nobel Laureate to Speak at Nonruminant Symposia at the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting


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    We are excited to announce Nobel Laureate, Dr. Luc Montagnier will be speaking during the Nonruminant Nutrition Symposium: New Swine Science in the Omics Era at the 2018 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show.

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