SA Pathology trading as the Institute of Medical & Veterinary Science (IMVS)
To develop an improved understanding of the epidemiology of antibiotic resistance of Salmonella involved in poultry production by: determination of the molecular epidemiology of resistance genes in Salmonella in humans and chickens clarification of the role bacteriophages in the transfer of antibiotic resistance in Salmonella and other enteric organisms such as Escherichia coli determining if antibiotic resistance can be transferred in the chicken gastrointestinal tract by bacteriophages.
Project Start Date
Friday, July 1, 2005
Project Completion Date
Friday, November 30, 2007
Journal Articles From Project
CME-Improving Food Safety of Australian Chicken Meat