Capacity building / Chickens / Diagnostics / Ethiopia / Laboratory

Paul Wigley visits the laboratory

Isolation of Salmonella from chicken faeces. Poultry research and diagnostic laboratory, EIAR, Debre Zeit (photo credit: ILRI/Lynch).

Dr Paul Wigley, Reader in Foodborne Zoonoses, The University of Liverpool, spent 10 days in the laboratory. Paul was kept busy investigating the cause of disease in several clinical animals at the breeding facility with Judy Bettridge (PhD student) and Tadiose Habte (Poultry Veterinarian, EIAR).  Paul also presented a seminar detailing several poultry diseases and the importance of biosecurity to the EIAR poultry breeding team.

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