Dr. David Díez Arias - 20/08/2021Prevalence of bacteria isolated from broiler livers in Thailand
The liver is considered, together with the intestine, a key organ in intensive poultry farming, since it is responsible for two fundamental functions such as detoxification, and the synthesis of proteins, carbohydrates, and lipids. The first line of...
Enzo Rodriguez Ortega - 20/05/2021Economic impact of African Swine Fewer (ASF) on the pork meat industry
African Swine Fever (ASF) is a highly contagious hemorrhagic disease that affects pigs, causing serious economic and productive losses. African Swine Fever can be transferred by direct contact between animals or by circulating contaminated food or...
Dra. Maria Soriano - 20/04/2021Salmonella prevalence in south east asia and China strategies to reduce bacterial load
Salmonella is one of the most common foodborne pathogenic bacteria. It causes salmonellosis in humans and animals, a major public health burden that has a significant cost worldwide. Poultry is one of the main sources of Salmonella which can infect...
Dra. Maria Soriano - 4/03/2021IMPROVEMENT OF THE EFFICIENCY OF PIG PRODUCTION IN ASIA
Meat demand in Asia is expected to increase because of population and economic growth. As the demand of animal product increases, pork will remain as one of the main protein sources in Asia, and pig will continue to be one of the major farm animals...
Dr. Germán Bertsch - 8/05/2019Avian coccidiosis: current situation in Southeast Asia and natural control methods
Coccidiosis is recognized as the parasitic disease with the greatest economic impact in the poultry industry worldwide. The losses are estimated at 1.5 trillion dollars per year, represented by a decrease in productive efficiency and anticoccidial...
Veterinaria Digital - 29/08/2018Main avian diseases found in India
This article includes the lecture prepared by Dr. Alphonse Gnanarajan about main avian diseases in India. Main Pathology - Poultry Farm