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ELISA Testing -- A Regulatory Revolution


An Overview of Effective World Rules on Therapeutic Equine Medications

Wyndee Carter
Amy Troppmann
Thomas Tobin
Maxwell H Gluck Equine Research Center, Department of Veterinary Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington KY 40546, 
Dr. Benjamin Franklin
The American Association of Equine Practitioners, 4075 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington KY 40511

Table of Contents
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Executive Summary
Background and Approaches to
         Medication Control
Factors Affecting "Withdrawal Times"
Thresholds / Limits / Decision Levels
Official Published "Detection Limits"
Official "Withdrawal Times" (New York)
Suggested "Withdrawal Times" (Pennsylvania)
Suggested "Withdrawal Times" (Texas)
Louisiana State 24-hr Rule
Unofficial or Practitioner "Withdrawal Times"
     (CA, FL, KY, LA, MD, England

Association of Racing Chemists (AORC)
Performance Specifications
References / Sources