African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 5182

Full Length Research Paper

Isolation and characterization of bacteria associated with yolk sac infection (Omphalitis) in chicken from three hatcheries in Bishoftu, Ethiopia

Kasech Melese
  • Kasech Melese
  • Debre-zeit Agricultural Research Centre, Institute of Agricultural Research, Bishoftu/Debre-zeit, Ethiopia.
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Wondmeneh Esatu
  • Wondmeneh Esatu
  • Debre-zeit Agricultural Research Centre, Institute of Agricultural Research, Bishoftu/Debre-zeit, Ethiopia.
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Takele Abayneh
  • Takele Abayneh
  • National Veterinary Institute, Bishoftu/Debre-zeit, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 01 November 2016
  •  Accepted: 25 October 2017
  •  Published: 21 November 2017

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