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on February 16, 2022

2 potential antibiotic alternatives for use in poultry

Researchers are focusing on finding a replacement to treat bacterial infections that can devastate flock health.

The search for an alternative to antibiotics could be over. Recent advances in research identified several possible replacement therapies.

Antibiotic scrutiny

Antibiotic use in poultry and other livestock is under scrutiny due to growing antibiotic resistance and consumer concerns. Resistance, when bacteria develops the ability to defeat the drugs…

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