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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS FOR DIETARY IMMUNOMODULATION

Location: Animal Biosciences and Biotechnology Laboratory

Project Number: 1245-32000-097-04
Project Type: Trust

Start Date: Jun 01, 2008
End Date: May 31, 2013

Objective:
To evaluate intestinal gene expression associated with dietary immunomodulation using phytonutrients.

Approach:
Broiler chickens will be treated with various phytonutrients and their effects on avian immune response to mucosal pathogens will be evaluated using established disease parameters and various immunological assays.

Last Modified: 9/2/2014
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