Bacterial Diseases News

News published on July 6, 2016:

New Project Will Help Prevent Erysipelas Outbreaks

Erysipelas is a severe infectious disease caused by the bacterium Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae. The disease is well-known, but basic knowledge particularly on the infection in chickens, is lacking. A new proj...
Source : Author: Linda Sondergaard Sorensen.
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News published on June 25, 2015:

Maximum permissible pathogen contamination

Proposed changes to the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) “Salmonella and Campylobacter Verification Testing Program” have elicited reactions across the food industry – pro and co...
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News published on February 20, 2014:

Entercoccus cecorum: an emerging infection of chickens in North America

Emerging Infection About 4-5 years ago there was an increase in the number of chickens in Ontario that were affected by conditions such as arthritis and osteomyelitis (inflammation in the bone marrow). It was ...
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News published on July 3, 2013:

Vaccine Strategy to Combat Necrotic Enteritis

Following an EU ban on livestock antibiotics, scientists pave the way for a vaccine to combat a devastating avian disease. The technology could be adapted to fight food poisoning and bioterror.(The report was p...
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Medical Daily
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News published on February 18, 2013:

Down on the Farm with Salmonella

Poultry CRC researcher, Dr Kapil Chousalkar at The University of Adelaide, has recently commenced a project investigating the dynamics of Salmonella shedding on commercial cage layer farms. ...
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Poultry CRC
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News published on January 18, 2013:

A Practical and Logical Look at Antimicrobial Resistance in Poultry

Antimicrobial or antibiotic resistance is an emotive and often misunderstood topic. It is a subject that many, including governments, academics and consumers, use as a stick to beat our industry&...
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Poultry CRC
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News published on December 7, 2011:

Expert group formed to discuss intestinal health management

An independent panel of experts has unified to form the Intestinal Health Scientific Interest Group or IHSIG. This group has already held several meetings on the topic of necrotic enteritis and dysbiosis. Chai...
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Intestinal Health Scientific Interest Group
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News published on July 6, 2011:

On farm test to early detect Salmonella

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates, each year, about 9.4 million people get sick from contaminated food. A new test may detect Salmonella infection in an early stage, allowing prompt ac...
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News published on May 2, 2011:

Salmonella concerns in Alternative Housing Systems for Laying Hens

The results of a new study from researchers in Belgium suggest that any shift from conventional to alternative housing systems for laying hens should be accompanied by a keen concern for optimizing and maintain...
Source :
Poultry Science Association (PSA)
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News published on September 22, 2009:

US: new rules to reduce Salmonella from eggs

New federal regulations require most egg producers to take steps to prevent the spread of Salmonella enteritidis, reports the American Veterinary Medical Association.The FDA rules affect the purchase of chicks ...
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American Veterinary Medical Association
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