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Surveillance And/or Diagnosis of Diseases and Problems Affecting Production Animals

Investigators
Hill, JO, E.; van Olphen, AL; Smith, DO
Institutions
Clemson University
Start date
2016
End date
2020
Objective
Goals / ObjectivesThe goal is to address, at least in part, the gap in information related to the presence and possible impact of antimicrobialresistance (AMR) in enteric organisms in terms of prevalence and phenotypic patterns of resistance of chickens in SouthCarolina.Objective 1: To identify E. coli, salmonella and enterococcus from ceca of chickens presented to CVDC for necropsyObjective 2: To perform antimicrobial sensitivity testing (AST) and serotyping when appropriate of E. coli, salmonella andenterococcus.Objective 3: To analyze the data, compare with data in the NARMS reports, and communicate findings through variousmechanisms.
Funding Source
Nat'l. Inst. of Food and Agriculture
Project source
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Project number
SC-1700528
Accession number
1010463
Categories
Bacterial Pathogens
Commodities
Meat, Poultry, Game