Background update:Oct 23, 2006

Vaccination increases sensitivity of Coccidiosis to anticoccidials

Widespread resistance of Coccidiosis field isolates to all existing anticoccidials has been well documented. Now, findings of Dutch scientists suggest that vaccinating broilers can restore the sensitivity of field isolates to anticoccidials.

This article can also be found at World Poultry Volume 21 number 7. To view the article online simply click on the link below.


Keywords: coccidiosis, anticoccidials, broilers, Eimeria, poultry health



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