Clostridium perfringens type A is considered a common pathogen involved in neonatal diarrhea in pigs and its ability to cause disease is associated with toxin production (1). The objective of this study was to investigate the occurrence of Clostridium perfringens type A and its toxins (alpha and beta2) in healthy and diarrheic pigs in order to determine its association with diarrheic condition.
|Number of pages||1|
|Publication status||Published - 2013|
|Event||International Meeting on Emerging Diseases and Surveillance (IMED 2013) - Vienna, Austria|
Duration: 15 Feb 2013 → 18 Feb 2013
|Conference||International Meeting on Emerging Diseases and Surveillance (IMED 2013)|
|Period||15/02/2013 → 18/02/2013|
Jonach, B. R., Kokotovic, B., Kongsted, H., Boye, M., & Jensen, T. K. (2013). Occurrence of Clostridium perfringens type A and its toxins in neonatal piglets from four Danish pig farms. Poster session presented at International Meeting on Emerging Diseases and Surveillance (IMED 2013), Vienna, Austria.