Nagy Lab

PHRN researchers in 2015 Agri-Food Yearbook University of Guelph key player in nationwide poultry research cluster Poultry research translates to vaccine development CFI invests in OVC research leaders Areas of Interest Veterinary virology Molecular pathogenesis of avian virus infections Development of recombinant viral vaccines for poultry Diagnostic tests for viral diseases of animals Selected Publications […]

Sharif Lab

Farmers and consumers chicken out on antibiotics Probiotics against pathogens in poultry U of G Prof Taking Part in Parliament Hill ‘Research Matters’ Event PHRN Researchers in the News Dr. Sharif Lab Aims to Make Chickens Healthier to Improve Food Safety PHRN researchers in 2015 Agri-Food Yearbook Stopping the spread of avian influenza in its […]

Prescott Lab

PHRN Researchers in the News PHRN Profs make Headlines University of Guelph key player in nationwide poultry research cluster Research InterestsResearch interests in my laboratory and in those of the colleagues with whom we are connected are focused on understanding and trying to control selected bacterial infections of animals. We are especially interested in type […]

Guerin Lab

DVD communicates scientific information to poultry producers in user-friendly format University of Guelph key player in nationwide poultry research cluster Current research(and graduate student): The epidemiology of inclusion body hepatitis in broiler breeders flocks in Ontario (Maxwell Guta) Comparison of conventional, antimicrobial-free, and organic broiler production systems with respect to the prevalence and antimicrobial resistance […]

Boerlin Lab

Entercoccus cecorum: an emerging infection of chickens in North America Areas of Interest My research focuses on the epidemiology of infectious diseases with a strong emphasis on molecular epidemiology and evolution of infectious agents. My main actual activities are dedicated to the molecular epidemiology of antimicrobial resistance in commensal and pathogenic bacteria from animals.   […]

Bendall Lab

Bendall’s research is focused on better understanding the molecular control of skeletal development in the chicken. This includes developing improved means of experimentally manipulating gene expression in the early chicken embryo. Ultimately, we hope to identify alleles responsible for desirable traits and implement this knowledge in breeding programs that aim to improve poultry stock health […]

Bedecarrat Lab

LED product for poultry DVD communicates scientific information to poultry producers in user-friendly format U of G Maintains Poultry Breeds to Protect Heritage Genes University of Guelph key player in nationwide poultry research cluster Bedecarrats receives a teaching award Using dietary thyroxine to induce molting in turkey hens Blind Chickens Lay More Eggs, Prof Finds […]

Barta Lab

Connecting Farmers to Researchers DVD communicates scientific information to poultry producers in user-friendly format CPRC Scholarship Program Digital Education on Coccidiosis Immunological control of coccidiosis in poultry Areas of Interest Dr Barta’s and his graduate students are interested in protozoan parasites of the phylum Apicomplexa. These parasites are cosmopolitan in their range of hosts infected […]