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Antimicrobial Resistance Associated with Poultry and Poultry Litter Microbiota

Investigators
Cook, Kimberly
Institutions
USDA - Agricultural Research Service
Start date
2016
End date
2017
Objective

1. Evaluate prevalence of antimicrobial resistance among foodborne pathogens and commensals in production environments (birds, litter, surrounding facilities). 2. Determine the effect of litter age on prevalence of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) bacteria in poultry production facilities.

Funding Source
Agricultural Research Service
ARS (NP108)
Project source
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Project number
6040-32000-008-02S
Accession number
431566
Categories
Antimicrobial Resistance
Bacterial Pathogens
Commodities
Meat, Poultry, Game