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on December 2, 2013

US poultry integrators asked to participate in on-farm NARMS study

National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System pilot program will evaluate Salmonella and Campylobacter isolated from poultry house environmental samples.

U.S. turkey and chicken integrators are being asked to take part in a pilot study to evaluate the antimicrobial resistance levels of Salmonella and Campylobacter isolated from poultry house environmental samples. 

The National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System (NARMS) monitors antimicrobial susceptibility in enteric bacteria from humans, retail meats and food-producing…

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