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Status Quo of Alternatives to Antibiotics in Pig Farming

AVANT Project – Alternatives to Veterinary ANTimicrobials  The AVANT project explores viable alternatives to Colistin & Zinc Oxide, urgently needed for European swine industry. AVANT is a new 5-year, multi-actor inter-sectorial EU-funded research project and will bring forward new technologies and products to the market that allow modern pig farms to wean healthy piglets without the […]

AVANT – Follow us on LinkedIn!

Introducing the new H2020 project on alternatives to antibiotics in pig farming. AVANT is a multi-actor inter-sectorial project aimed at developing alternatives to antimicrobials for the management of bacterial infections in pigs, especially diarrhoea during the weaning period, as the major indication for antimicrobial use in livestock in Europe. During pre-clinical studies, efficacy, toxicity, and […]

New Social Media Profile – AVANT on Facebook!

In order to introduce our AVANT project to a wider audience, our channel on Facebook informs about current activities and upcoming events such as the virtual kick-off meeting. Here we also present stories from the project context, such as this one about the latest findings of MIT: What do antibiotics have to do with Stanley […]