• March 7, 2011
    Durham, NC--Pfizer Poultry Health has introduced a broader, diversified portfolio of products and services with the acquisition of Alpharma LLC as part of Pfizer’s acquisition of King Pharmaceuticals. With the acquisition of Alpharma, Pfizer Poultry Health now offers a wider portfolio of products and services than any other global poultry healthcare provider. “The integration expands Pfizer Poultry Health’s product portfolio andmore...
  • January 28, 2011
    RALEIGH, N.C.--Visitors to the VIV Asia 2011 exhibition in Bangkok in March will be able to see the new, expanded portfolio from Pfizer Poultry Health, including one of its fully automated in ovo injection devices. Though the company has a wide range of health solutions covering the major poultry production diseases, its focus is on the individual farm, says Hari Yethirajyam Prasad, Asia-Pacific Regional Marketing Directormore...
  • January 26, 2011
    RALEIGH, N.C.--Pfizer Poultry Health is offering U.S. poultry producers a new option to optimize protection against one of the poultry industry’s most costly diseases, coccidiosis. Inovocox® EM1 is specially formulated to fight coccidiosis - the intestinal parasitic disease with an annual estimated global economic impact exceeding $3 billion. The new formulation accompanies the vaccine Inovocox® - launched in early 2009more...
  • July 7, 2010
    NEW YORK--As the global dairy industry continues to raise the bar on milk quality, Pfizer Animal Health recognizes a need for easy access to resources to help producers improve their milk quality decision-making. As a result, the company has launched a new online resource —www.milkqualityfocus.com— offering technical and actionable information on mastitis management and milk quality. "We understand the challenges dairy producers facemore...
  • June 11, 2010
    NEW YORK--Pfizer Animal Health today furthered its commitment to safe food from cattle by announcing a global licensing agreement with Epitopix that will expand access to its conditionally licensed Escherichia Coli Bacterial Extract vaccine* to U.S. cattle producers this fall. “Pfizer Animal Health supports cattle producers’ continuing strides against harmful bacteria, often the most frequent causes of food borne illnesses inmore...
  • May 25, 2010
    NEW YORK--Pfizer Animal Health today announced its acquisition of Microtek International, Inc., a recognized innovator in aquaculture vaccines, R&D and healthcare diagnostic services. The acquisition further expands Pfizer’s commitment to a safe food supply from healthy beef and dairy cattle, swine, poultry and, now, fish. Total global fish production – largely for human consumption – now exceeds that of pork, poultry, beef or dairy. Farmedmore...
  • February 8, 2010
    TOKYO--Pfizer Animal Health today announced it will begin to expand Japanese veterinary experience with IMPROVAC, Pfizer’s successful pork production technology embraced by pig farmers in other countries for more than 10 years. The Japanese Ministry of Agriculture Forestry and Fishery (JMAFF) has approved IMPROVAC as safe and effective for use by veterinarians in pigs throughout Japan. "In the months ahead, the experience gained withmore...
  • December 11, 2009
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Swine producers have a new conditionally-licensed vaccine from Pfizer Animal Health to help protect their herds from the pandemic H1N1 (pH1N1) strain of Swine Influenza Virus (SIV).1  Pfizer Animal Health today announced that its Swine Influenza Vaccine, pH1N1 – Killed Virus, has been approved by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for vaccination of healthy swine, including pregnant sows and gilts, three weeks of age or older against SIV subtype H1N1.Pfizer Animalmore...
  • October 16, 2009
    RALEIGH, N.C.--A new Pfizer Poultry Health was unveiled today as Pfizer’s global acquisition of Wyeth, and its subsidiary Wyeth / Fort Dodge Animal Health, was completed. The acquisition allows Pfizer Poultry Health, a unit of Pfizer Animal Health, to strengthen its position as a leader in the discovery, development and manufacturing of devices and vaccines for the global poultry industry. Fort Dodge brings an estimatedmore...
  • September 9, 2009
    DURHAM, N.C.--Medentech, a solutions provider of clean water and cost effective disinfection solutions, recently announced that Inovotabs® brand disinfectant tablets received registration from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Pfizer Poultry Health holds the exclusive sale and distribution rights for the product. Inovotabs are patented, highly effective sanitation tablets developed exclusively for use with themore...