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Alternative Antibiotic Technologies For Weaned Pigs

Institutions
Texas A&M AgriLife Research
Start date
2016
End date
2016
Objective
Test the effectiveness of two potential alternative antibiotic feed additive technologies (a pharmaceutically-designed thymol-impregnated high molecular weight carbohydrate and a natural seed product of Nigella sativa) on performance, immune function, gut health, and colonization of Campylobacter coli, Salmonella spp., and generic E. coli in weaned pigs.
Funding Source
Agricultural Research Service
Project source
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Project number
3091-32000-033-03S
Accession number
430784
Categories
Escherichia coli
Salmonella
Campylobacter
Chemical Contaminants