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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: INCIDENCE & ANTIMICROBIAL SUSCEPTIBILITY OF FOODBORNE (SALMONELLA & CAMPYLOBACTER) & COMMENSAL BACTERIA FROM THE NAHMS FEEDLOT CATTLE STUDY Project Number: 6612-32000-005-04
Project Type: Reimbursable

Start Date: Sep 09, 2011
End Date: Sep 30, 2013

Objective:
Determine the incidence and antimicrobial resistance of Salmonella, Campylobacter, E. coli, enterococcus, and C. difficile from feedlot cattle in the United States.

Approach:
Fecal samples will be sampled by cultural microbiological techniques to determine bacterial presence. Sensititre microdilution plates will be used to determine antimicroibial resistance.

Last Modified: 12/28/2014
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