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  Understanding and combating blackhead disease in poultry
  Prof S Huws, Dr N Corcionivoschi, Prof C Creevey
Application Deadline: 30 June 2020

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Histomonosis, also commonly referred to as blackhead disease, is a disease that infects several known species of gallinaceous fowl.
  Microbial ecology and metagenomics of a foodborne pathogen (MATHERQ20DTP)
  Dr A Mather, Prof J Wain
Application Deadline: 6 July 2020

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Campylobacter is the commonest bacterial cause of diarrhoeal disease in the UK, where is it most often associated with the consumption of poultry, and amongst the top five causes of diarrhoeal disease in low and middle-income countries, where transmission routes are unclear.
  EASTBIO: The chicken or the egg; surmounting neonatal immune dysfunction for successful in ovo vaccination
  Prof L Vervelde, Prof J Hope
Application Deadline: 5 June 2020

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Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies / The Roslin Institute. In ovo vaccination is an alternative approach to post-hatch vaccination of chickens.
  Using genotype-to-phenotype analyses to identify the genetic determinants of gastroenteritis caused by the food-borne pathogen Campylobacter jejuni
  Dr C D Bayliss, Prof J Ketley
Applications accepted all year round

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Campylobacter jejuni is the major causative agent of foodborne gastroenteritis across Europe. Contaminated chicken meat is the main source of infections and hence control of this pathogen is critical to food security in the poultry industry.
  Functional analysis of novel genes important in the physiology and pathogenesis of the human pathogen Campylobacter jejuni
  Prof D J Kelly
Applications accepted all year round

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Campylobacter jejuni and E. coli are the commonest cause of human bacterial gastroenteritis worldwide. Although pathogenic in humans, C.
  Kinesin-mediated transport of Marek’s disease virus
  Prof A Straube, Prof V Nair, Dr M Fife
Application Deadline: 7 June 2020

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Marek's disease is a fatal, highly contagious, neoplastic disease affecting chickens. It is caused by an alphaherpesvirus called Gallid herpesvirus-2 or Marek's Disease Virus (MDV).
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