Colicin E1 prevents Escherichia coli F18 caused post-weaning diarrhea in pigs. S. A. Cutler*, N. Cornick, S. M. Lonergan, and C. H. Stahl, Iowa State University, Ames.
Evaluation of photonic imaging in the gastrointestinal tract of swine following oral inoculation with lux-modified Salmonella typhimurium. K. Moulton*1, P. Ryan1, R. Youngblood1, M. McGee1, S. Laird1, A. Harris1, D. Moore1, I. Kim1, D. Lay2, and S. Willard1, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, 2USDA-ARS, West Lafayette, IN.
Development and optimization of species-specific PCR for rapid detection of Dermatophilus congolensis. S. Valipe, M. Amalaradjou, J. Nadeau*, A. Thirunavukkarasu, and K. Venkitanarayan, University of Connecticut, Storrs.
Necrotic Enteritis control in broilers chickens fed the feed additives RepaXol, AciXol, or Virginiamycin. G. Mathis*1 and N. Scicutella2, Southern Poultry Research, Inc., Athens, GA, 2SODA Feed Ingredients, Monaco.
Molecular ecology effects of essential oil blends on identified broiler cecal digestive bacteria. Y. Leontieva*1, A. Syvyk1, A. Nalian1, M. Hume2, E. Oviedo-Rondon3, S. Clemente-Hernández4, and A. Martynova-Van Kley , Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX, 2USDA, ARS, SPARC, Food and Feed Safety Research Unit, College Station, TX, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, Universidad Autónoma de Chihuahua, Chihuahua, México.
Electrospray-ionization mass spectrometric analysis of lipid restructuring in the chick liver: Effect of maternal dietary conjugated linoleic acid. G. Cherian*, Oregon State University, Corvallis.
Maternal dietary n-3 fatty acids alter proinflammatory eicosanoid production in broiler birds. J. Bautista-Ortega*, D. E. Goeger, and G. Cherian, Oregon State University, Corvallis.
Immunomodulatory potential of feed borne Fusarium mycotoxins in broiler breeders Iinfected with coccidia. G. N. Girgis*, T. K. Smith, S. Sharif, J. R. Barta, and H. J. Boermans, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada,.
Broiler performance on a Maxiban® anticoccidial program with exposure to a mixed Eimeria population. A. Barri1, C. L. Novak1, H. D. Danforth2, S. J. Steinlage3, and A. P. McElroy*1, 1Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, 2USDA/ARS, Beltsville, MD, 3Elanco Animal Health, Greenfield, IN.
Rapid detection of avian reoviruses in cloacal swabs using real-time RT-PCR. K. Guo*, T. Dormitorio, and J. Giambrone, Auburn University, Auburn, AL.
Development of a polymerase chain reaction assay for rapid identification of the causative agent of ulcerative enteritis. L. Bano*1, K. S. Macklin2, S. W. Martin , R. S. Miller2, R. A. Norton2, O. A. Oyarzabal2, and S. F. Bilgili2, 1Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie, Treviso, Italy, Auburn University, Auburn, AL.
Effect of oral administration of Lactobacillus brevis on turkey poult performance and immune development. K. Novak*, E. Davis, K. Bos, T. Rehberger, and C. Kromm, Agtech Products, Inc., Waukesha, WI.
Evaluation of the efficacy of a bio-hygienic additive in ammonia level control in broiler houses. G. Tacconi1, A. Zanierato*2, and A. Covarelli1, 1University of Perugia, Perugia, PG, Italy, 2SOP Srl, Busto Arsizio, VA, Italy.
Characterization and expression of the ryanodine receptor 2 gene in furazolidone induced cardiomyopathic turkeys. E. Ndegwa* and M. M. Corley, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL.
The effect of anti-coccidiosis antibody on growth performance in broiler chicks. E. Hellestad*, J. Susko-Parrish, and M. E. Cook, University of Wisconsin, Madison.
Oxidative stress and toxin-induced dilated cardiomyopathy in the turkey (Meleagris gallopavo). K. Gyenai*, J. Xu, T. Geng, L. Pyle, and C. Larson, Virginia Polytechnic and State University, Blacksburg.
Effect of a Bacillus-based direct-fed microbial on turkey poult performance and changes within the gastrointestinal microflora. S. Gebert*, C. Kromm, and T. Rehberger, Agtech Products, Inc., Waukesha, WI.
Campylobacter jejuni Colonization Alters Mucin Dynamics And Gut Architecture In Broilers. F. Solis de los Santos*1, M. L. Dirain1, P. J. Blore1, I. Reyes-Herrera1, A. M. Donoghue2, and D. J. Donoghue1, 1University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, 2Poultry Production and Product Research Unit, Agricultural Research Unit, Fayetteville, AR.
Dietary soybean oil adjust protein and mineral metabolism and antioxidant enzyme activity in male broiler chicks during inflammatory response. T. S. Koh*, C. R. Choi, M. J. Chang, K. C. Lee, and S. Y. Kim, Konkuk University, Seoul, South Korea.
Survey of calf and heifer husbandry practices on dairies in the mid-western and eastern U.S. W. K. Fulwider*, T. Grandin, D. J. Garrick, T. E. Engle, W. D. Lamm, N. L. Dalsted, and B. E. Rollin, Colorado State University, Fort Collins.
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