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Effect of 3' Sialyllactose on Fecal Shedding and Gut Populations of E. Coli and Salmonella in Experimentally Infected Pigs

Investigators
Edrington, Thomas
Institutions
USDA - Agricultural Research Service
Start date
2008
End date
2010
Objective
Determine the effect of 3' sialyllactose (3-SL) on fecal shedding and gut populations of E. coli (F18 fimbriae positive, produces post-weaning diarrhea) and Salmonella typhimurium in weaned piglets.
More information
Approach: Conduct feeding studies with 3-SL and determine the effect on colonization of E. coli and Salmonella in weaned pigs.
Funding Source
Agricultural Research Service
Project number
6202-32000-020-43T
Accession number
414950
Categories
Escherichia coli
Salmonella
Bacterial Pathogens