Coccidiosis Research Yielding New Perspectives on AST

US - Adding molecular biology to anticoccidial sensitivity testing (AST) offers a more in-depth look - and surprising findings - of Eimeria species contributing to coccidiosis in poultry houses, explain Lorraine Fuller and Emily Kimminau from the University of Georgia.
calendar icon 30 July 2015
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E. acervulina, E. maxima and E. tenella had been thought to be the “big three” Eimeria species in US broiler houses. However, PCR is demonstrating that other species may be present, they report in a video for Poultry Health Today.

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