Tag Archive: diagnostics, ibv, infectious bronchitis, Sjaak de Wit
Nov 05, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on Consistency, follow-up key to controlling IBVInfectious bronchitis virus (IBV) is a “moving target” and trying to keep ahead of it requires consistency and follow-up, explained Sjaak de Wit, DVM, PhD, of GD Animal Health, the Netherlands.
Oct 09, 2017Susan SpiegelComments Off on Infectious bronchitis: Better diagnostics key to more effective vaccinationIdentification of variant infectious bronchitis viruses (IBVs) has improved with the development of a real-time PCR (qPCR) test that can distinguish the type of virus and determine if it’s vaccine-...
Jan 23, 2017PHT EditorComments Off on More diagnostics advised for better IB management in broilersBy Lloyd Keck, DVM, ACPV Senior technical services veterinarian, Zoetis Inc.
Aug 05, 2015PHT EditorComments Off on Reducing false positives pays in ELISA mycoplasma testingPoultry producers should consider specificity when selecting a Mycoplasma ELISA test to avoid costs associated with false positives.
Aug 04, 2015PHT EditorComments Off on Got maxima? New sampling procedure aids detection in broilersA modified sampling procedure developed by researchers at Zoetis Inc. has dramatically improved the detection of Eimeria maxima infection in broilers.
Dec 22, 2014PHT EditorComments Off on Poultry disease identification made easier with test alterationUSDA scientists have found a way to make it easier to detect avian reticuloendotheliosis and Marek's disease by modifying an already available test.