Influence of ochratoxin A and an extract of artichoke on the vaccinal immunity and health in broiler chicks.

@article{Stoev2000InfluenceOO,
  title={Influence of ochratoxin A and an extract of artichoke on the vaccinal immunity and health in broiler chicks.},
  author={Stoycho D. Stoev and Gueorgui Anguelov and Ivan Ivanov and Dimitar Pavlov},
  journal={Experimental and toxicologic pathology : official journal of the Gesellschaft fur Toxikologische Pathologie},
  year={2000},
  volume={52 1},
  pages={43-55}
}
The combined effect of ochratoxin A (at diet levels of 130, 305 and 790 ppb) and penicillic acid was studied in 100 broiler chicks. Serological investigations revealed significantly lower haemagglutination inhibiting antibody titers in the experimental chicks immunized with vaccine against Newcastle disease. A statistically significant decrease of the body weight and the relative weight of lymphoid organs as well as a significant increase of the relative weight of kidneys and liver were seen… CONTINUE READING
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