Project Number: 1245-32000-097-04-T
Project Type: Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Jun 1, 2008
End Date: May 31, 2013
To evaluate intestinal gene expression associated with dietary immunomodulation using phytonutrients.
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.