Effect of β-Glucan Supplementation on Poultry Immune System

@inproceedings{Jacob2017EffectO,
  title={Effect of β-Glucan Supplementation on Poultry Immune System},
  author={Jacqueline P Jacob and Anthony J. Pescatore},
  year={2017}
}
Corresponding Author: Jacqueline Jacob Department of Animal and Food Sciences, University of Kentucky, KY, USA Tell: 859-257-7613 Email: Jacquie.jacob@uky.edu Abstract: With the reduced availability of antibiotics, poultry producers are looking for feed additives to stimulate the immune system of their birds. Some beta-glucans have been shown to improve gut health in poultry subjected to a bacterial challenge, to increase the flow of new immunocytes into the various lymphoid organs, to increase… CONTINUE READING

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