Category Archives: Epidemiology

When rabies stroke in the south of Toulouse area before the French Revolution

Jean-Luc LAFFONT Maître de conférences en Histoire moderne Centre de Recherches sur les Sociétés et Environnements Méditerranéens (CRESEM), EA 2984 Université de Perpignan-Via Domitia, Département d’Histoire, Faculté des LSH 52, avenue Paul Alduy, 66860 Perpignan cedex jean-l.laffont@wanadoo.fr A new current … Continue reading

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A summarised history of some French national veterinary laboratories : first Part

par Claude Meurier et Jean Blancou, Docteurs vétérinaires Texte présenté le 14 octobre 2006 Short review of the history of five French national veterinary laboratories : the “Central Laboratory for Veterinary Research”, established in 1901 in Alfort (to day the … Continue reading

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Origin of the words « épizootique » and « épizootie »

par Bernard Toma, Professeur émérite, Ecole nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, Adel. bftoma@vet-alfort.fr This article describes the investigations undertaken to determine by whom, when and under which circumstances the French words ‘épizootique’ and ‘épizootie’ were created. The first verified mention in a … Continue reading

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