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  • antibiotic
  • A good way to avoid the problems with dairy-the hormones in it, the additional hormones showing up that were injected (a drug) into the cow rBGH/rBST, the antibiotic residues, pesticide residues and white blood cells/somatic cell count/"pus" cells that are in every glass of milk (more likely when feeding herbivores grain or mostly grain, promoting mastitis). (foodsafetynews.com)
  • Ottawa, February 17, 2012 - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and Israel's Judaica Centre, also known as Israel Book and Gift, are warning people with allergies to sulfonamides not to consume the Lin's Farm brand honey products described below because they may contain harmful sulphonamide antibiotic drug residue. (gc.ca)
  • cocaine residue
  • Ettore Zuccato, from the Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research in Milan, Italy, and colleagues tested a new tool to measure a cocaine residue called benzoylecgonine (BE), present in flowing river and sewage waters because it is excreted in the urine of cocaine users. (medica-tradefair.com)
  • Here's a startling fact: Roughly 90 percent of the dollar bills in circulation in the U.S. have been shown to contain cocaine residue. (dickinson.edu)
  • national residue
  • The report's results are included in the 2008 European Commission annual report on the implementation of national residue monitoring plans in the EU Member States. (europa.eu)
  • However, now MPEDA has launched a National Residue Control Programme and had designated an officer from each of its field offices to coordinate all activities relating to residue finds according to The Hindu Business Line. (thefishsite.com)
  • The progress and difficulties in implementing national residue control measures also came up for discussion according to The Hindu. (thefishsite.com)
  • Meat
  • Scientists do risk assessments to determine how much veterinary drug residue it takes to cause harm to humans - not just drugs in a smallholder's pail of milk but drugs that are given at large livestock facilities that can end up in meat and other animal products, meaning they will not comply with food safety standards. (iaea.org)
  • Given that these animals are actively being given ractopamine immediately prior to slaughter and have been receiving the drug for some weeks preceding, there can be no doubt that a residue of the drug remains in the animal's meat when it finally hits supermarket shelves. (wordpress.com)
  • Foods
  • Last week, Russia announced that it intends to ban US imports of beef and pork unless these foods can be certified free of the livestock drug ractopamine . (wordpress.com)
  • matrices
  • Learn about an LC-MS/MS workflow solution for multi-class analysis of veterinary drug residues in animal matrices that is robust, rapid, and easy to use, while also having the sensitivity, accuracy, and precision that is required for regulatory guidelines around the world. (thermofisher.com)
  • The contributed papers (20 min communications or posters) will cover all aspects of drug residue analysis in FOOD, FEED, BIOLOGICAL and ENVIRONMENTAL matrices. (vlaanderen.be)
  • Tetracycline
  • According to the European Union, the maximum residue limit (MRL) in dairy milk is 100 μ g/kg for tetracycline and sulfenamide, 50 μ g/kg for macrolides and quinolones, and 10 μ g/kg for pesticides. (hindawi.com)
  • methamphetamine
  • In this experiment, I was responsible for extracting drug residues of cocaine, methamphetamine and oxycodone from a $1 U.S. bill," says Lizzie Trost '21 ( chemistry ). (dickinson.edu)
  • Following the arrest of a 19-year-old Hong Kong gambling boat worker who was part of a drug trafficking syndicate behind the biggest ice haul in WA history, the need for appropriate community awareness and understand of methamphetamine and the dangers it appends to the community. (methlabs.com.au)
  • Five men have been charged with drug importation offences after Federal and Victorian authorities seized up to 300 kilos of pure pseudoephedrine, a key ingredient for making methamphetamine. (methlabs.com.au)
  • More commonly known by the street names speed, ice or crystal meth, methamphetamine belong to a group of stimulant drugs called amphetamines. (methlabs.com.au)
  • animal's
  • Problems arise when farmers do not have correct advice on what drug to buy, or do not follow instructions on how and when to administer the drugs or how long to wait until the drugs have cleared the animal's body. (iaea.org)
  • Or the drugs remain in the animal's body and these residues, although often at only trace levels, are health hazards and impediments to trade. (iaea.org)
  • Unlike other veterinary drugs which are withdrawn prior to slaughter, ractopamine is started and never withdrawn in the animal's final days. (wordpress.com)
  • Hormone
  • On behalf of the Faculties of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences of Ghent University, the Institute for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Research (ILVO) and the Organizing Committee we cordially invite you to take part in the Eighth International Symposium on Hormone and Veterinary Drug Residue Analysis to be held in Ghent from 22 to 25 May, 2018. (vlaanderen.be)
  • concentration
  • But testing the hypothesis that U.S. money would have the greatest concentration of drug residue compared to money from other countries was a new twist. (dickinson.edu)
  • The assay had a sufficient dynamic concentration range to capture the large variation in residues observed on test samples. (ke-i.org)
  • and no line is visible in the Test Region (T). The positive result means that the drug concentration in the sample is higher than the designated cut-off for a specific drug. (buyatestkit.com)
  • methodologies
  • To make this happen, the Joint Division worked together with Pakistan's Nuclear Institute for Agricultural Biology, National Institute for Genetic Biotechnology and the National Veterinary Laboratories of Islamabad to develop cost-effective methodologies to test for veterinary drug residues. (iaea.org)
  • Control laboratories must face an increasing demand of analysis like the growing number of residues to be analysed in different types of samples, the strict guidelines for analytical methodologies according to the latest Directives, the increased costs of such new methodologies, the variety of residues to search per sample and the need to invest on powerful new instruments for identification and confirmatory purposes. (scopemed.org)
  • aquaculture
  • The meeting this week in Kochi was the first meeting of residue control officers that discussed issues such as significance of residue control in aquaculture and its importance in global trade. (thefishsite.com)
  • Milk
  • Administering drugs to maintain the health and welfare of dairy cattle may be necessary but, if not done properly, chances are that the drug will also be present in the milk. (iaea.org)
  • The drug and/or its metabolites, particularly when the withdrawal time is respected, could be found in the animal tissues, milk, urine, etc. (eurofins-technologies.com)
  • Multiresidue veterinary drugs that were developed for milk tests depend on various extraction and cleanup principles. (hindawi.com)
  • environmental
  • The solution to the problem is not to stop medicating ill people but to try to develop sewage treatment plants that can capture environmentally hazardous drugs," suggested environmental chemist Jerker Fink . (redorbit.com)
  • However, EHN says the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has placed antidepressants and other medications on a candidate list for possible regulation because of risks they appear to pose to wildlife - and also to humans, because some of the drugs or their breakdown products persist in treated drinking water as well. (minnpost.com)
  • Today we test how dangerous drugs are to humans, but our knowledge of the environmental impacts of drugs is limited. (healthcanal.com)
  • From advanced data mining, processing and quantitation for basic research, to drug discovery and development, clinical research, forensics, food or environmental testing - we've got it covered. (sciex.com)
  • test
  • Tour de France winner Alberto Contador was temporarily banned from cycling this year after a positive clenbuterol test, and US Olympic swimmer Jessica Hardy was found positive for the drug in 2008 (a finding she blamed on an allegedly tainted supplement ). (wired.com)
  • Keep first responders safe with the only Fentanyl drug surface test kit. (alcopro.com)
  • Surface Drug Test-12 drug. (buyatestkit.com)
  • 12 drug residue test kit. (buyatestkit.com)
  • This Surface drug test was specially formulated to detect and identify 12 different drugs from one experiment. (buyatestkit.com)
  • The surface drug test contains two components, a specially formulated 12 panel drug test plus a buffer solution. (buyatestkit.com)
  • Wipe a suspect area with the surface drug test-12 drug-device, add some buffer solution to the cap and dip the fingers and wait for a reaction. (buyatestkit.com)
  • This test identifies 12 commonly abused drugs. (buyatestkit.com)
  • An illustration of how to test for powder residue. (buyatestkit.com)
  • and the Test Region (T). This Negative result means that the concentrations in the sample are below the designated cut-off levels for a particular drug tested. (buyatestkit.com)
  • Presence
  • The widespread use of veterinary drugs in livestock is of great concern as their presence in edible products could induce severe consequences on human health: i.e. hepato- and nefro-toxicity, side effects, allergic reactions, sterility, cancer and, last but not the least, drugs contaminated food can favour anti-microbial resistance. (eurofins-technologies.com)
  • animals
  • Also, some of these drugs are not for use in lactating dairy animals, the letter noted. (foodsafetynews.com)
  • Both smallholder farmers and larger livestock operations use veterinary drugs to treat animals when they are sick or to keep them from getting sick. (iaea.org)
  • Veterinary drugs are used in farm animals, via the feed or the drinking water, to prevent the outbreak of diseases or even for the treatment of diseases. (springer.com)
  • However, sometimes forbidden drugs may be added to feeds for illegal administration to farm animals for promoting increased muscle development or increased water retention and thus obtain an economical benefit. (scopemed.org)
  • Veterinary drugs can be present in food of animal origin for different reasons as they are usually administered within animal husbandry to cure and prevent diseases, to increase weight gain and to tranquilise animals during transportation. (eurofins-technologies.com)
  • Analysis
  • To describe a new method for veterinary drug analysis, showing how the variable data-independent acquisition (vDIA) workflow achieves high sensitivity and selectivity, providing a complete high-quality data record of the measured sample. (thermofisher.com)
  • Labs-Mart extensive experience in food safety testing services and organic residue analysis allows for full servicing of the food processing industry. (labs-mart.com)
  • The residue was dissolved in ethyl acetate with 0.1% acetic acid and centrifuged prior to LC-MS/MS analysis. (hindawi.com)
  • Oxazepam
  • In particular, Brodin studied the effects of the anti-anxiety drug Oxazepam on perch. (redorbit.com)
  • Researchers have examined how perch behave when they are exposed to the anxiety-moderating drug Oxazepam. (healthcanal.com)
  • dairy
  • Recently posted warning letters from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) went to an Asian food processor and distributor based in Brooklyn, NY, and to two dairy operations, one in Idaho and one in Maryland. (foodsafetynews.com)
  • Gerratt Dairy in Hazelton, ID, was sent a warning letter on Dec. 15 from the agency's Bothell, WA, district office noting that an investigation in September 2014 had found several violations of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act). (foodsafetynews.com)
  • The agency stated that a culled dairy cow had been sold in June for slaughter as food whose kidney tissue contained higher-than-acceptable levels of neomycin residue. (foodsafetynews.com)
  • FDA further stated that the new animal drug Neosol Oral had not been used as directed by its approved labeling, without following the recommended dose, not under the supervision of a licensed veterinarian, and that the drug is not to be used in female dairy cattle 20 months of age or older. (foodsafetynews.com)
  • It all has to do with how and when a farmer administers veterinary drugs to a dairy cow before milking. (iaea.org)
  • trace
  • Once you get past the shock-if you're a chemistry professor, at least-knowing there are trace amounts of drugs on currency is a great leaping-off point for some scientific exploration . (dickinson.edu)
  • Professor Witter then analyzed the composition of my solution with liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS), and I was responsible for using a set of standards to calculate the mass of trace drugs on my bill. (dickinson.edu)
  • mainly
  • These methods are known to be unreliable and to under-estimate the extent of illegal drug use, mainly because they rely on users self-reporting drug use, a socially censured behaviour, which users tend to be elusive about. (medica-tradefair.com)
  • Importance
  • Thus the project created awareness at both field and laboratory levels of the importance of laboratory accreditation as well as production that meets international standards, something that had not been specifically addressed for veterinary drug residues before the project. (iaea.org)
  • Farms
  • In Pakistan, which has dealt with exports being rejected for noncompliance, the Joint FAO/IAEA Division, in part through the IAEA's technical cooperation programme, is working on farms and in laboratories to raise awareness of the potential health and trade problems that can result from improper use of veterinary drugs. (iaea.org)
  • Brodin
  • Brodin and team found that fish who live in waters where higher concentrations of this drug were found acted quite differently than normal. (redorbit.com)
  • Brodin also noticed that the exposed perch did seem less "stressed and scared" than those fish that had not been exposed to the drug. (redorbit.com)
  • T. Brodin, J. Fick, M. Jonsson, and J. Klaminder: Dilute Concentrations of a Psychiatric Drug Alter Behavior of Fish from Natural Populations. (healthcanal.com)
  • sample
  • Formerly, sample preparation methods were based on a few compounds or a single class of such drugs. (hindawi.com)
  • found
  • The changes were obvious in drug concentrations corresponding to those found in waters in densely populated areas in Sweden. (healthcanal.com)
  • The authority has said it has managed to reduce amount of banned drugs being used by confiscating and destroying export consignments where they have been found. (thefishsite.com)