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- Robino, Patrizia; Ferrocino, Ilario; Rossi, Giacomo; Dogliero, Andrea; Alessandria, Valentina; Grosso, Lisa; Galosi, Livio; Tramuta, Clara; Cocolin, Luca; Nebbia, Patrizia
- Avian pathology 2019 v.48 no.2 pp. 111-120
- Acinetobacter; Lachnospiraceae; Lactobacillus; Lactococcus; Propionibacterium; Pseudomonas; Weissella; bacterial communities; canaries; denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis; digestive system diseases; digestive tract; feces; gastric mucosa; genes; health status; immunostimulants; intestinal microorganisms; lipid metabolism; macrophages; metagenomics; pets; polymerase chain reaction; ribosomal RNA; yeasts
- ... Macrorhabdus ornithogaster is an opportunistic yeast that colonizes the gastric mucosa of many avian species. Until now, no studies have focused on the influence of a gastric infection on the balance of the intestinal microbiota of birds. In this study, 44 faecal samples from individual canaries, with and without M. ornithogaster infection, were analysed. The detection of the yeast was evaluated b ...