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Agricultural and Biological Sciences » "Poultry Science", book edited by Milad Manafi, ISBN 978-953-51-2946-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2945-5, Published: February 15, 2017 under CC BY 3.0 license. © The Author(s).

Chapter 6

How to Control Campylobacter in Poultry Farms?: An Overview of the Main Strategies

By Michel Federighi
DOI: 10.5772/64846

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  28. Rosenquist H, Sommer HM, Nielsen NL, Christensen BB. Mint: the effect of slaughter operations on the contamination of chicken carcasses with thermotolerant Campylobacter. International Journal of Food Microbiology. 2006; 108, 226–232. doi:10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2005.12.007; doi:10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2005.12.007#doilink.

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  36. Mohyla P, Bilgili SF, Oyarzabal OA, Warf CC, Kemp GK. Mint: application of acidified sodium chlorite in the drinking water to control Salmonella serotype Typhimurium and Campylobacter jejuni in commercial broilers. Journal of Applied Poultry Research. 2007; 16, 45–51. doi: 10.1093/japr/16.1.45.

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  57. Line JE, Svetoch EA, Eruslanov BV, Perelygin VV, Mitsevich EV, Mitsevich IP, Levchuk VP, Svetoch OE, Seal BS, Siragusa GR, Stern NJ. Mint: isolation and purification of enterocin E‐760 with broad antimicrobial activity against gram‐positive and gram‐negative bacteria. Antimicrobial Agents Chemotherapy. 2008; 52, 1094–1100. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01569‐06.

  58. Messaoudi S, Kergourlay G, Rossero A, Ferchichi M, Prevost H, Drider D, Manai M, Dousset X. Mint: identification of Lactobacilli residing in chicken ceca with antagonism against Campylobacter. International Microbiology. 2011; 14, 103–110.

  59. Stern NJ, Svetoch EA, Eruslanov BV, Perelygin VV, Mitsevich EV, Mitsevich IP, Pokhilenko VD, Levchuk VP, Svetoch OE, Seal BS. Mint: isolation of a Lactobacillus salivarius strain and purification of its bacteriocin, which is inhibitory to Campylobacter jejuni in the chicken gastrointestinal system. Antimicrobial Agents Chemotherapy. 2006; 50, 3111–3116. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00259‐06.

  60. Svetoch EA, Eruslanov BV, Perelygin VV, Mitsevich EV, Mitsevich IP, Borzenkov VN, Levchuk VP, Svetoch OE, Kovalev YN, Stepanshin YG, Siragusa GR, Seal BS, Stern NJ. Mint: diverse antimicrobial killing by Enterococcus faecium E 50‐52 bacteriocin. Journal of Agricultural Food Chemistry. 2008; 56, 1942–1948. doi: 10.1021/jf073284g.

  61. Svetoch EA, Stern NJ. Mint: bacteriocins to control Campylobacter spp. in poultry — a review. Poultry Science. 2010; 89, 1763–1768. doi:10.3382/ps.2010‐00659.

  62. Stern NJ, Svetoch EA, Eruslanov BV, Kovalev YN, Volodina LI, Perelygin VV, Mitsevich EV, Mitsevich IP, Levchuk VP. Mint: Paenibacillus polymyxa purified bacteriocin to control Campylobacter jejuni in chickens. Journal of Food Protection. 2005; 68, 1450–1453.

  63. Svetoch EA, Eruslanov BV, Levchuk VP, Perelygin VV, Mitsevich EV, Mitsevich IP, Stepanshin J, Dyatlov I, Seal BS, Stern NJ. Mint: isolation of Lactobacillus salivarius 1077 (NRRL B‐50053) and characterization of its bacteriocin, including the antimicrobial activity spectrum. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2011; 77, 2749–2754. doi: 10.1128/AEM.02481‐10.

  64. Stern NJ, Eruslanov BV, Pokhilenko VD, Kovalev YN, Volodina LL, Perelygin VV, Mitsevich EV, Mitsevich IP, Borzenkov VN, Levchuk VP, Svetoch OE, Stepanshin YG, Svetoch EA. Mint: bacteriocins reduce Campylobacter jejuni colonization while bacteria producing bacteriocins are ineffective. Microbial Ecology and Health Diseases. 2008; 20, 74–79. doi:10.1080/08910600802030196.