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Poultry Health & Disease / Broiler Husbandry
on June 26, 2019

Identifying biomarkers for poultry intestinal health

On-farm diagnosis may be not that far away with simple-to-use tool that would allow more targeted interventions.

Measuring gut health on farm should be possible using simple tools within the next few years, and various biological markers could be used to indicate the state of a bird’s gut health, according to Filip Van Immerseel, professor at Ghent University, Belgium.

While the challenges of poultry health may be…

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