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New tracking tool for Salmonella

June 29, 2015
By Rosalie Marion Bliss ARS


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