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Neogen's DC&R and BioSentry BioPhene disinfectants proven effective against deadly pig virus PEDv.

M2 EQUITYBITES-May 29, 2014-Neogen's DC&R and BioSentry BioPhene disinfectants proven effective against deadly pig virus PEDv


Animal healthcare company Neogen (NasdaqGS:NEOG) disclosed on Wednesday that two of its agricultural disinfectants are effective against the deadly porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDv) following the independent laboratory results.

The company stated its DC&R Disinfectant and BioSentry BioPhene Disinfectant demonstrated "complete inactivation" of the PEDv organism when tested in accordance with current Good Laboratory Practice protocols commonly used to evaluate disinfectants.

In addition, the company revealed the study's test results meet the US Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) criteria for a virucidal label claim; the label claim is now pending the agency's approval.

According to the company, DC&R Disinfectant is a unique vapor phase disinfectant with a neutral pH, and is non-corrosive. BioSentry BioPhene Disinfectant is a phenolic derivative disinfectant that is effective on hard surfaces, and other areas where organic load may be an issue in and around farm premises.

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