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Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) research in AVC

            Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is the ability of a microorganism such as bacteria, viruses, and parasites to stop an antimicrobial drugs (such as antibiotics, antivirals and antiparasites) from working against it. As a result, common treatments become ineffective and infections remain and spread to others, the cost of treatment is increased …

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The sick monkey visit AVC

             At Akkhararatchakumari Veterinary College (AVC), Walailak University, Veterinarians help the crab-eating macaque (Macaca fascicularis) from the metal chain that cut into its skin. This was a big wound and require surgery and wound washing. Now it it is safe. Crab-eating macaque or long-tail macaque is one of five types of …

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Research Theme

            Our research theme focuses on one health which we divide into 3 main areas:   1. Zoonotic disease, this theme investigates the transmission of infectious agents among animal, human, and environment. The research topics include antimicrobial resistance, zoonoses, food safety and antibiotic alternatives. Researchers Prof.Dr. …

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AVC teamed up with DMCR to save endangered sea turtles.

          Dr Arpa Kamoltalapisek and Dr Purima Prommontreeand from Akkharatchakumari Veterinary (AVC) College helped Dr Pimchanok Prachamkhai, a Vet from Department of Marine and Coastal Resource (DMCR) to examine the stranded hawksbill sea turtles (Eretmochelys imbricata) and green sea turtles (Chelonia mydas). Both species are recognised as endangered animals, but people …

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Education and Classroom research in AVC

             At Akkharatchakumari Veterinary College (AVC), we perform the education and classroom research in order to improve the learning process, enhance the course to fit with the modern world and the student requirement. There are many challenges to improve learning, our staff Assistant Professor Tuempong Wongtawan, the expert of Veterinary Education …

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