Antimicrobials in Poultry Technical Articles

Article published the 6 from February from 2017:
Earlier, the beneficial effects of antimicrobial growth promoters (AGP) in production animals were attributed to their antibiotic character (1). This is unlikely for a variety of reasons, predominantly due to t...
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Theo Niewold
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Article published the 12 from August from 2016:
DESCRIPTION OF PROBLEM Several studies [1–10] have shown that in addition to being effective for the prevention of necrotic enteritis [11, 12], the antibiotic feed additive virginiamycin (VM, Sta...
Author/s :
Ken Bafundo
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Article published the 8 from August from 2016:
Introduction Butyrate plays an important role in gastrointestinal health in broilers. Although very efficacious and possible to substitute for dietary antibiotics, pure butyrate has obvious limitations of smel...
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Steve Leeson
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Article published the 3 from August from 2016:
The poultry farming now-a-days plays a vital role in global economy. Farmers throughout the globe have moved from rearing domestic birds in the past to rearing hybrids which ensure faster growth of chicks, low ...
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Srijit Tripathi
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Article published the 1 from August from 2016:
This article was originally published in Journal of World's Poultry Research (2015). Vol. 5(2): 21-28. Introduction Necrotic Enteritis (NE) is a worldwide disease caused by Clostridium Perfringens, which is a...
Author/s :
Hany Ellakany
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Article published the 19 from July from 2016:
Copper (Cu) has been widely used at pharmacological levels (e.g., 125 ppm) as growth promoter in poultry. However, the mechanism by which high levels of Cu promote growth remains to be determined. It is commonl...
Author/s :
Jeffery EscobarJuxing ChenKaren WedekindMercedes Vazquez-AnonTerra Wineman
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Article published the 11 from July from 2016:
Introduction A nice overview of the problem of antimicrobial use in animal production is given on the EFFORT website, a European initiative for reducing antimicrobial resistance:   The introduction of a...
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Maarten De Gussem
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Article published the 4 from July from 2016:
Introduction The farm comprised 450 breeding sows and stock taken through to bacon, all on one site. The farm was a closed herd with importations of semen and gilts coming from the finishing herd. The farm was...
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David Burch
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Article published the 29 from March from 2016:
This study was done to investigate the viability of using organic acids as alternative replacement to antibiotics as in feed growth promoters and for use in managing broiler chickens in poultry farms around Nai...
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Dr. Odede R.O.
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Article published the 27 from December from 2014:
Introduction For several decades, the use of sub-therapeutic levels of antibiotics in animal feeds has been a common practice in many countries in order to improve growth performance and prevent from the adver...
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Vasileios Papatsiros
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