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Pork Consumers Substantially Exposed to ARVs-Study ARVs in pork 1 Top story

Blood sample were collected from pigs brought to the slaughter houses during the study period and a total of 361 plasma samples were picked whereby 257 were from Wambizzi and 105 from Teso. Overall, ARV residues were detected in 27.4% of the samples.
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Researcher Embarks on Study to Establish Use of ARVs to Feed Pigs ARVs in pork 3

Dr. Ritah Nakato says her study focuses on abattoirs in Kampala and Lira. She embarked on this study following claims in the media that farmers were mixing drugs swallowed by people living with HIV with pig feeds with an aim of making them grower bigger and faster so that they can cash in.
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