Poultry Industry Technical Articles

Genetics - Reproduction

Article published the December 10, 2018:

Effects of nutrition during the laying period on reproduction performance of breeders

Introduction Poultry meat is one of the most important protein sources in human diet and production is worldwide growing. Global poultry meat production in 2000 was 69 million tons and this increased to over...
Author/s :
Rick van Emous
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Article published the October 30, 2018:

Modulation of Antimicrobial Host Defense Peptide Gene Expression by Free Fatty Acids

Introduction Widespread use of antibiotics as growth promoters in animal feed is suspected to be a major driving force for the development of antibiotic-resistant pathogens, which have become a critical public...
Author/s :
Glenn ZhangLakshmi Sunkara
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Article published the October 10, 2018:

Butyrate Enhances Disease Resistance of Chickens by Inducing Antimicrobial Host Defense Peptide Gene Expression

Introduction Host defense peptides (HDPs), also known as antimicrobial peptides, are present in virtually all species of life and constitute a critical component of the innate immunity [1,2,3,4,5]. Defensins a...
Author/s :
Ali BekerGlenn ZhangHyun LillehojLakshmi SunkaraSusan Lamont
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60 0
Article published the October 9, 2018:

Cyclic AMP synergizes with butyrate in promoting -defensin 9 expression in chickens

Author/s :
Glenn ZhangLakshmi Sunkara
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12 0
Article published the October 5, 2018:

The Effects of Partial Substitution of Maize with Enset (Ensete ventricosum) Corm on Production and Reproduction Performance of White Leghorn Layer

Introduction The demand for food of animal origin is expected to increase in developing countries because of escalation in human population, urbanization and income improvements especially in urban areas (Abdu...
Author/s :
Ajebu NurfetaNigusu Fekade
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18 0
Article published the September 3, 2018:

Association of Marek’s Disease induced immunosuppression with activation of a novel regulatory T cells in chickens

Introduction Regulatory T cells (Tregs) are critical for maintenance of immune-homeostasis and immunological tolerance by enforcing negative regulation on T helper (Th) cells. Transcription factor Foxp3 (Foxp3...
Author/s :
Dr. Shahriar Behboudi
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76 0
Article published the July 17, 2018:

Diversity of Antimicrobial Resistance Phenotypes in Salmonella Isolated from Commercial Poultry Farms

Introduction Salmonella remains the leading cause of outbreak-associated gastroenteritis in the United States, and consumption of poultry products has been implicated in several of these outbreaks (1, 2). Sinc...
Author/s :
Charles L. HofacreDr. John MaurerMargie Lee
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146 0
Article published the June 7, 2018:

Artificial Insemination: Troubleshooting to Improve Fertility

Artificial insemination (AI), the foundation of modern-day turkey breeding, was first developed in 1937 at the Bureau of Animal Industry (now the Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture) by ...
Author/s :
Murray R. Bakst
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435 34
Article published the April 19, 2018:

Identification of Strain-Specific Sequences That Distinguish a Mycoplasma gallisepticum Vaccine Strain from Field Isolates

Mycoplasmas are bacteria characteristic for their lack of a cell wall, small size, and small genome (1). These pathogens are evolutionarily related to the low-%GC Gram-positive Clostridiales (2), and they are h...
Author/s :
Dr. John MaurerLarissa PicklerMaricarmen GarciaNaola Ferguson-Noel
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924 2
Article published the February 8, 2018:

Avian influenza: genetic evolution under vaccination pressure

Findings Avian influenza virus (AIV) is a member of the Orthomyxoviridae family, Influenzavirus A genus. AIV is characterized by its ability to undergo constant antigenic changes [1]. AIV envelope contains two...
Author/s :
Eduardo Lucio DecaniniGerardo Nava MoralesLourdes Vázquez H Socorro Magdalena Escorcia Martínez
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533 0
 
 
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