Canadian Poultry Magazine

New tracking tool for Salmonella

By Rosalie Marion Bliss ARS   

Features Business & Policy Farm Business Poultry Production Production

June 26, 2015 – A U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) veterinary medical officer has developed a cost-effective diagnostic tool and dataset for identifying various strains of Salmonella. The tool, called Intergenic Sequence Ribotyping, or ISR, is helping improve poultry production and human health internationally, because it helps control Salmonella in the field and in consumer poultry products. READ MORE

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