Gastric microbiome, gastric disease and welfare in horses in training
School of Veterinary Medicine
Dr D Sutton, Dr D McKeegan
1 July 2019
PhD Research Project
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Funded PhD Project (European/UK Students Only)
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Project Summary. The purpose of this project is to characterise the gastric microbiome of horses in training, and determine its relationship to gastric pathology and quantitative welfare indices.