Immunomodulatory effect of probiotics and their use as an alternative to antibiotics as growth promoters

Published on: 12/18/2018
Author/s : Guillermo Tellez Isaías / Poultry Science Department, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, 72703, USA.

Introduction A common human propensity is to regard all microorganisms as “harmful”, in particular, equating bacteria to pathogenic germs. Nothing could be further from the truth. The number of beneficial bacterial species far exceeds the number of pathogenic species and many of the known bacteria are in fact useful or even indispensable for the continued existence of life on Earth....

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December 18, 2018
Excellent article
December 18, 2018
Dear Sir
Your write up is really useful and good
I have a small query ..What is the germination time of Saccharomyces Boulardii as B.Subtilis takes 60 mins only and 90% is germinated and can you plz post comparative study of Boulardii and B.Subtilis

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December 18, 2018
Very interesting article, keep the good work
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December 18, 2018

Excellent article, it's really fantastic experimental scientific insights you have shared to this community particularly reduction of SALMONELLA infections, you have conducted an experiment on in ovo injection of probiotics along with Marek's vaccine is really a great initiative,
You also gave informative insights on the growth of villi, reduction of viscosity when using alternative ingredients in broiler diets, etc,

Very good article, thanks a lot.

Atef Abou Zead Atef Abou Zead
professor of viral poultry diseases
December 18, 2018
Excellent article
Best regards
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