VIDO-InterVac scientists receive $1M in Agriculture Funding

VIDO-InterVac scientists receive $1M in Agriculture Funding

Drs' Jose Perez Casal, Philip Griebel, Suresh Tikoo, Arshud Dar and Alexander Zakhartchouk from the University of Saskatchewan’s Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization – International Vaccine Centre were collectively awarded more than $1 million in funding from the Agriculture Development Fund towards the research and development of novel vaccines to benefit livestock and poultry producers.  Funding was announced by Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister Lyle Stewart on January 23, 2013.

For more information please see the Government of Saskatchewan press release and the livestock backgrounder