‘Controlled colonization’ builds immune response to bacterial pathogens

Bacterial pathogens like Streptococcus suis and Haemophilus parasuis continue to cause major issues for growing and adult pigs. Good solutions involve controlled colonization of the pathogens, building immunity and precise use of antibiotics, according to Brad Leuwerke, DVM, Swine Vet Center, St. Peter, Minnesota.
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