Location: National Programs
Project Number: 0500-00091-001-00-D
Project Type: Appropriated
Start Date: Apr 15, 2014
End Date: Apr 14, 2019
Discover and develop alternatives to antibiotics to prevent and/or treat infectious diseases of livestock and poultry. Determine mechanism of action associated with novel antimicrobials; Determine the safety and efficacy profile of novel antimicrobials; Discover and develop alternatives to antibiotics to enhance health and disease resistance; and Discover and develop alternatives to antibiotics to enhance gut health, feed efficiency, and production.
Headquarters held project established to meet objectives of research within ARS.