Current Status of Mycoplasma gallisepticum after Starting an Eradication Plan in a Grandparent Breeder Flock in Venezuela (2523_2)
Poultry Posters |  Mycoplasma
Sunday |  7:00 AM -  6:00 PM
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center||220



Dayana Perez MS
Protinal Proagro

Laboratory poultry specialist, molecular biology and microbiology

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In Venezuela, Mg remains one of the most incident respiratory pathogens in poultry production stage. For this reason, it began two years ago an eradication plan in a grandparent breeder flock, trying to improve the health of the birds. For the period 2013-2014 the percentage of positivity for Mg was 11%, while for the period 2014-2015 was 5%, which shows significant decrease positive for this organism. Also, the result shows differences between sex and ages.