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Microbiology

Microbiology is the study of microscopic organisms. Microbiology encompasses numerous sub-disciplines including virology, mycology, parasitology, and bacteriology.


Det finns 137 sidor som är taggade med Microbiology:

New circovirus detected in Swedish pigs

Porcine circovirus 3 (PCV3) is a newly detected circovirus belonging to the family Circoviridae with a circular ssDNA genome of 2000 bp that encodes two proteins—the replicase protein and the capsid

High antibiotic resistance in Cambodia's pig production

Administration of antimicrobials to food-producing animals is regarded as a major contributor to the overall emergence of resistance in bacteria worldwide. However, few data are available on global

News

News

News cajsa.lithell@slu.se News Here you will find news related to the activities at the Unit for Risk Assessment of Plant Pests.

Publications

Publications from the unit of risk assessment of plant pests. Pest Risk Assessments Rapid Pest Risk Analysis Xyleborinus attenuatus , June 2017 Rapid Pest Risk Analysis Xylosandrus germanus , May

Projects

Here you will find completed and ongoing major projects that the unit is involved in. Completed projects Trade and production of plants and plant products in Sweden - A knowledge base for pest risk

Intensive agriculture contributes to global warming and affects the ozone layer

Fertilizers in agriculture bring food to the table for half of the human population, but simultaneously benefit soil bacteria that produce powerful greenhouse gases. A new thesis from SLU shows that

Intensive agriculture contributes to global warming and affects the ozone layer

Fertilizers in agriculture bring food to the table for half of the human population, but simultaneously benefit soil bacteria that produce powerful greenhouse gases. A new thesis from SLU shows that

Dr. Kartik Baruah

Dr. Kartik Baruah

kabh0001 Functional feeds for aquaculture animals; Aquaculture health management; bioactive compounds, heat shock proteins, immunostimulants in host-pathogen interactions;  nutritional reprogramming

Dr. Kartik Baruah

Dr. Kartik Baruah

kabh0001 Stress, caused by abiotic and pathogenic biotic factors has been a major hindering factor affecting the growth and health of aquaculture animals. In fact, these agents have been responsible

Collaboration partners

Collaboration partners

We collaborate with several organisations to find solutions for optimised biogas production with higher yields and improved process stability. Our collaboration partners Universities och Institutes

Publications about Biogas

Publications about Biogas

Here are selected publictions from our biogas research. Scientific publications Westerholm, M., Müller, B., Isaksson,I., Schnürer A. (2015). Trace element and temperature effects on microbial

Biogas

At SLU we work with the whole biogas chain. An unique feature for our research is that we answer questions about both energy generation and waste treatment. We have our own biogas plant as well as