Video: Weeding Out the Wormy Ones; Part 3 - Genes and Worms

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2019: $242,071.00
Projected End Date: 10/31/2022
Grant Recipient: University of Rhode Island
Region: Northeast
State: Rhode Island
Project Leader:
Katherine Petersson
University of Rhode Island
A pre-recorded informational video developed to prepare program participants for a live Zoom workshop series on NSIP and Integrated Parasite Management. Viewers will learn about genetic susceptibility to gastrointestinal nematodes and the importance and methods of genetic selection for resistance.
Anne Zajac, DVM, PhD, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine; Virginia Tech
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