Project

Analysis of the role of lactic acid bacteria and butyrate producing Firmicutes in equine colic

Duration
01 January 2012 → 31 December 2014
Funding
Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Animal biology
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Immunology
    • Immunology
    • Microbiology
    • Immunology
  • Agricultural and food sciences
    • Veterinary medicine
    • Other veterinary sciences
    • Other agricultural, veterinary and food sciences
Keywords
gut microbiota horse colic
 
Project description

The project aims to identify risk factors for colic in horses and to describe the gut microbiota composition in horsers with colic.