October 8, 2003
Brazil Ministry of Agriculture Invests $20m in Animal Health Bio-Security Lab
The Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture is to complete the erection of a modern animal health bio-security lab in Pedro Leopoldo (Minas Gerais), which requires R$20million investments. The new unit will be inaugurated until the end of this year, when it will perform the trials of the foot-and-mouth vaccines innocuousness. Such trials are currently performed at the Recife and Belem-based units.