Attenuated vaccine for the protection of poultry against avian pathogenic Escherichia coli and Salmonella enterica.

Project Details

Description

The aim of this project was to produce carrier vaccines that can protect poultry agaist both avian pathogenic Escherichia coli and Salmonella enterica. For this aim attenuated aroA and guaB mutants, expressing virulence genes under the control of in vivo inducible promoters, were tested.
AcronymIWT227
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/09/0431/08/06

Keywords

  • Poultry
  • Vaccine
  • Escherichia coli
  • Salmonella
  • APEC

Flemish discipline codes

  • Agriculture, forestry, fisheries and allied sciences
  • Basic sciences
  • Biological sciences