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Feature January 2015 Issue

Potential new test for feline  kidney disease; mammary cancer

Mammary cancer is rare among spayed females, especially those neutered before their first heat cycle.

Potential new test for feline kidney disease; mammary cancer

Potential indentification for early stages of kidney disease

A new biomarker called “SDMA” may be able to provide earlier identification of chronic kidney disease in cats — one of their leading causes of death — according to researchers from Oregon State University and IDEXX Laboratories.

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