Could the microbiome protect chickens from Campylobacter?
Gut health has been increasingly linked to a variety of human and animal health conditions.
Researchers at the Roslin Institute at The University of Edinburgh recently hypothesized gut microbe transplantation could make chickens less susceptible to Campylobacter, a bacterium that causes food poisoning.
The gut microbiome is a collection of microorganisms present in the gastrointestinal tract. In recent years, the microbiome has captured…