Funding for this research was provided by:
Norbrook Laboratories Limited (N/A)
Kansas State University (N/A)
Veterinary and Biomedical Research Center Inc. (N/A)
Received: 12 April 2019
Accepted: 9 October 2019
First Online: 5 November 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: No human subjects, human material or human data were involved in this research.This study was conducted as a non-good laboratory practice (non-GLP) study at the Veterinary and Biomedical Research Center, Inc. (VBRC, Inc.; Manhattan, KS), a GLP compliant and fully accredited Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC) facility. The study protocol was internally reviewed and approved by the Norbrook Laboratories Limited Research and Development personnel. Additionally, the study protocol was submitted to the VBRC, Inc. Institution for Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) where the protocol received approval prior to study initiation.
: Not applicable.
: Authors KD and DR are employed by VBRC, Inc., the contract research organization where the study was conducted. NC is employed by Kansas State University. DD is co-employed by Kansas State University and VBRC, Inc.