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Industry News & Trends / New Technologies
on April 13, 2021

Mini-gut model aids chicken infection, immunity research

The inside-out enteroid will support the testing of promising feed additives, vaccines and drugs.

Scientists at the Roslin Institute have developed a three-dimensional tissue culture that will be used to study poultry gut biology.

“Our novel comprehensive poultry mini-gut model will give scientists a detailed view of how the intestines grow and respond to their environment. Previously there have been very few poultry-specific…

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