DOI: 10.17265/2159-5828/2012.09.051
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Munawar Sultana, Md. Showkat Mahmud, S.M. Sabbir Ahmed, M. Anwar Hossain

Abstract: Salmonella infection is one of the major constraints of poultry farming that hindered its development in Bangladesh. A study was conducted to investigate Salmonellae involved in poultry infection on the basis of five variable farm code, serotypes, resistotypes, and plasmid profiles. The study was extended towards the drug resistant profile against 28 common antibiotics and molecular characterization of Salmonella poultry isolates of Savar, Bangladesh. The prevalence of Salmonella was found to be 21.1%. A large…

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