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Elanco Animal Health Supports Poultry Vets to Optimise IBD Vaccination

07 April 2016

US - Elanco Animal Health has sponsored the webinar “Optimising protection against Infectious Bursal Disease (IBD) with Live Attenuated Vaccines“ as part of the educational program “Revise, Try, Change”.

Dr Sjaak de Wit from GD Deventer conducted on 2nd March the live presentation that can be viewed here.

During the lecture, Dr de Wit emphasised the role of live attenuated vaccines as an effective, long-established and widely used vaccination strategy to ensure a proper IBD control.

An early protection to the birds was identified as a key factor to select a field vaccination program while several studies shown the early onset of immunity induced by LC-75 vaccine strain (AviPro® Precise).

Elanco supports poultry producers and veterinarians on IBD control with an experienced field technical team and AviPro® Precise, an intermediate IBD vaccine, and AviPro® IBD Xtreme which is an intermediate plus IBD vaccine.

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