Background update:Mar 5, 2008

Nigeria to worry about antibiotic resistance

Lack of sanitation and an uncontrolled use of polyvalent antibiotics is the cause of major health problems in the poultry industry in developing countries. Here, antibiotic resistance not only affects poultry, but may become a threat to public health as well.

Keywords: Nigeria, antibiotics, adulteration

Source: World Poultry magazine Volume 23 No. 10

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