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Avian gut function in health and disease / edited by G.C. Perry.

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Robertson Library SF768.2.P6A85 2006 37348006908859 STACKS Available -
Subject: Poultry > Digestive organs > Congresses.
Gastrointestinal system > Congresses.
Poultry > Diseases > Congresses.
Antibiotics in animal nutrition > Congresses.

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  • ISBN: 9781845931803
  • ISBN: 1845931807
  • Physical Description: xiv, 417 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Wallingford, UK ; CABI, c2006.

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General Note: Proceedings from the 28th symposium in a series organized by the UK branch of the World's Poultry Science Association.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Part I -- History and Current Use of Feed Additives in the European Union: Legislative and Practical Aspects / R. A. H. M. ten Doeschate and H. Raine -- Poultry Nutrition without Pronutrient Antibiotics / G. D. Rosen -- Part II: Gastrointestinal structure and functional development -- Early Development of Small Intestinal Function / Z. Uni -- Absorptive Function of the Small Intestine: Adaptations Meeting Demand / M. A. Mitchell and M. Moreto -- Epithelial Structure and Function in the Hen Lower Intestine / G. Laverty, V. S. Elbrond, S. S. Arnason and E. Skadhauge -- Immunological Development of the Avian Gut / R. K. Beal, C. Powers, T. F. Davison and A. L. Smith -- Part III: Gastrointestinal flora -- Molecular Approaches to the Analysis of Gastrointestinal Microbial Ecosystems / H. J. Flint, E. C. M. Leitch, S. H. Duncan, A. W. Walker, A. J. Patterson, M. T. Rincon, K. P. Scott, and P. Louis -- Microbes of the Chicken Gastrointestinal Tract / J. Apajalahti, and A. Kettunen -- Mechanisms of Pathogen Control in the Avian Gastrointestinal Tract / A. M. Donoghue, M. B. Farnell, K. Cole and D. J. Donoghue --Part IV: Nutritional effects -- Effect of Non-starch Polysaccharidases on Avian Gastrointestinal Function / M. R. Bedford -- Effects of Amino Acid and Protein Supply on Nutrition and Health / M. T. Kidd and A. Corzo -- The Role of Feed Processing on Gastrointestinal Function and Health in Poultry / B. Svihus -- Wet Litter: its Causes and Prevention and the Role of Nutrition / S. R. Collett -- Micronutrient Supply: Influence on Gut Health and Immunity / K. C. Klasing -- Part V: Pathology -- Virally Induced Gastrointestinal Diseases of Chickens and Turkeys / J. S. Guy -- The Gastrointestinal Tract as a Port of Entry for Bacterial Infections in Poultry / J. P. Christensen, M. S. Chadfield, J. E. Olsen and M. Bisgaard -- Parasite Genetics, Protection and Antigen Identification / D. P. Blake, M. W. Shirley and A. L. Smith -- Part VI: Immunological and pathogen control -- Developments and Pitfalls of Feed Acidification in Controlling Gut Pathogens in Poultry, with Emphasis on Salmonella / F. van Immerseel, I. Gantois, L. Bohez, L. Timbermont, F. Boyen, I. Hautefort, J.C.D. Hinton, F. Pasmans, F. Haesebrouck and R. Ducatelle --Competitive Exclusion in Poultry Production / C. Schneitz -- Campylobacters and their Bacteriophage in Poultry / P. L. Connerton and I.F. Connerton -- Breeding for Disease Resistance / S.C. Bishop -- Part VII: Monitoring and practical experience -- The EU Perspective on the Monitoring of Zoonoses and Zoonotic Agents / S. Idei -- Gut Problems: the Field Experience and What it Means to the Poultry Farmer / S. A. Lister.

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