This study investigated the prevalence of ETEC positive pigs in farms without clinical signs of diarrhea, and the antibiotic resistance pattern observed amongst ETEC strains isolates.
Gerardo Aníbal Leotta
National Council of Scientific and Technical Research (CONICET). Argentina
Veterinary Doctor (Universidad Nacional de La Plata), Microbiologist (UNLP), Magister in Molecular Microbiology (Universidad Nacional de San Martín).
Researcher of the National Council of Scientific and Technical Research (CONICET) from Argentina. Instituto de Genética Veterinaria “Ing Fernando Noel Dulout”. Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias-UNLP CCT-La Plata, CONICET.
Member of the Directive Board of the Food Safety Network CONICET.
1) Development and validation of techniques to detection and characterisation of foodborne bacteria (E. coli, Salmonella spp., L. monocytogenes, C. sakazakii, Campylobacter spp., S. aureus).
2) Colaborative field works in association with several institutions and industry to reduce foodborne bacteria in the prosses of animal food (catle, chicken, pigs), according the concept “the field to plate”.
Updated CV 23-Oct-2015