Regulatory Systems for Prevention and Control of Rabies, Japan
Hiromi Takahashi-Omoe , Katsuhiko Omoe, and Nobuhiko Okabe
Author affiliations: National Institute of Science and Technology Policy, Tokyo, Japan (H. Takahashi-Omoe); Iwate University, Iwate, Japan (K. Omoe); National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan (N. Okabe)
Figure 2. Flowchart of the inspection for rabies infection for importing and exporting animals under the Domestic Animal Infectious Diseases Control Law. The figure is based on our interpretation of data from reference (25). Dashed lines show emergency countermeasures. MAFF, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.
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