Using antimicrobial proteins to control necrotic enteritis in meat chickens
Project code: PRJ-000697
Project stage: Closed
Project start date: Sunday, October 2, 2005
Project completion date: Monday, October 1, 2007
National Priority: CME-Priority 3-Contributing to efficient and secure chicken production systems
To develop therapeutic treatments for necrotic enteritis based on the use of antimicrobial proteins such as bacterioncins delivered to birds by live bacterial vectors.