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Quick test shows gut flora in piglets

19-Jul-2010 (9 years 2 months 25 days ago)
When piglets are weaned from milk to solid food, their intestinal flora change, with a steep rise in the numbers of potentially harmful streptococci. This finding has come out of research done by Odette Pérez Gutiérrez, who developed a micro-array called the PIT (pig intestinal tract) chip with which she can quickly scan six hundred different types of bacteria on a glass slide in the lab.
Quick test shows gut flora in piglets