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Unpublished Paper
Genetically Distinct Chicken Crosses Differ in Splenic Salmonella Colonization and Cytokine RNA Expression
Animal Industry Report
  • Michael Kaiser, Iowa State University
  • Susan J. Lamont, Iowa State University
Extension Number
ASL R2217
Publication Date
2007
Topic
Poultry
Summary and Implications

Two advance intercross lines significantly differed in Salmonella colonization of the spleen and expression levels of splenic cytokine RNA. These genetic differences in immune response have the potential of improving disease resistance through genetic selection.

Copyright Holder
Iowa State University
Language
en
Citation Information
Michael Kaiser and Susan J. Lamont. "Genetically Distinct Chicken Crosses Differ in Splenic Salmonella Colonization and Cytokine RNA Expression" (2007)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/susan_lamont/42/