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Purpose: To prepare metformin HCl-loaded alginate (AL) and alginate-chitosan (AL-CS) beads for oral application and to evaluate their in vitro characteristics and in vivo activities. Methods: AL and AL-CS beads were prepared using ionotropic gelation. The beads were evaluated for particle size,...

Authors
Mokhtare, B.; Cetİn, M.; Ozakar, R. S.; Bayrakceken, H.
Publisher
University of Benin
Publication
Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, 2017, 16, 2, pp 287-296
News Article

A study led by researchers from the Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP) found high levels of antibiotic-resistant Escherichia...

Date
July 2017
CAB ReviewFull Text

Beef is an excellent source of protein, B vitamins and trace minerals and can be an important source of long chain n-3 polyunsaturated (PUFA) and other bioactive fatty acids such as vaccenic acid (VA) and conjugated linoleic acid (CLA). However, beef consumption has been declining mainly due to...

Date
July 2017
Subjects
beef; beef cattle; beef production; beef quality; body fat; cattle feeding; chemical composition; conjugated linoleic acid; diets; encapsulation; enrichment; enzymes; feed additives; feeds; hydrogenation; meat composition; meat quality; metabolites; monoenoic fatty acids; oilseeds; pastures; plant composition; plant extracts; plant oils; polyenoic fatty acids; processing; reviews; rumen digestion; tallow
Authors
Vahmani, P.; Rolland, D. C.; Mapiye, C.; Dunne, P. G.; Aalhus, J. L.; Juarez, M.; McAllister, T. A.; Prieto, N.; Dugan, M. E. R.
Event

4 - 8 September 2017 - Edinburgh

Venue
Edinburgh
Country
UK
Contact
WVPA XXth Congress 2017 Secretariat, c/o MCI UK Ltd
Contact Details
Suite 4:1, Turnberry House, West George Street, Glasgow, G2 2LB, UK.
Tel
+44 (0) 141 20 22 888
CABI Book Info
Cover for Sustainable poultry production in Europe.

This book contains a selected cross section of papers from the 2014 UK Poultry Science Symposium (31st Poultry Science Symposium, held in Queen Hotel, Chester, UK, last 8-10 September 2014). It reviews essential topics such as resources and supply chains, the global poultry market, risk management,...

Authors
Burton, E.; Gatcliffe, J.; O'Neill, H. M.; Scholey, D.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645308)
AbstractFull Text

Objective: The study aims to provide references for genetic improvement and assistant breeding of reproduction traits of Yaoshan Chicken. Method: The genetic diversity of gene STAT5 was detected by DNA sequencing techniques, and an association analysis was conducted on polymorphic sites and...

Authors
Xu LongXin; Zhu LiLi; Chen HaoLin; Han Xue; Wu GeMin
Publisher
Editorial Department of Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences
Publication
Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2017, 30, 6, pp 1462-1466
AbstractFull Text

Objective: Aiming at the disease caused by continuous cropping of cucumber in protected cultivation, the soil disinfection method fitting to Tibet areas was sifted out. Method: From July to November in 2015, the soils' solar disinfection of the continuous cropping of cucumber by adding lime...

Authors
Xiang Dong; Li BaoHai; Zhu RongJie; Yang Bing; Wang ShiBin
Publisher
Editorial Department of Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences
Publication
Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2017, 30, 6, pp 1294-1298
AbstractFull Text

Purposes of the study were; (i) to evaluate the effects of 2 different feeding programs on the yield, composition and organoleptic properties of milk from 20 Brown Swiss (BS) and 20 Holstein Friesian (HF) cows during 144 days in the trial 1, (ii) to compare the growth performance of the 18 BS and...

Authors
Güler, O.; Tüzemen, N.; Yanar, M.; Çomaklı, B.; Tan, M.; Akbulut, Ö.; Metgdot over˜n, J.; Aydın, R.; Koçygdot over˜ğgdot over˜t, R.
Publisher
Atatürk Üniversitesi Ziraat Fakültesi
Publication
Ziraat Fakültesi Dergisi, Atatürk Üniversitesi, 2017, 48, 1, pp 51-56
AbstractFull Text

Failure to become pregnant is the primary reason for a dairy cow to be culled from the production herd. A cow that is cycling normally, with no reproductive abnormalities, but has failed to conceive after at least three successive inseminations may cause economic losses in dairy farms. The present...

Authors
Arslan, K.; Akyüz, B.; Akçay, A.; Ilgar, E. G.; Macun, H. C.; Çınar, M. U.
Publisher
Veterinarska Fakulteta, Univerza v Ljubljani
Publication
Slovenian Veterinary Research, 2017, 54, 2, pp 91-98
AbstractFull Text

The aim of this study was to monitor the biochemical and chemical parameters of the blood of commercial chickens following treatment with one of three coccidiostats: maduramycin, monensin or diclazuril. Chickens received feed treated with maduramycin at concentrations of 5, 10 and 15 mg kg-1,...

Authors
Varga, I.; Bilandžić, N.; Mario, M.; Cvetnić, L.; Varenina, I.; Kolanović, B. S.; Luburić, Ð. B.; Perković, M.; Cvetnić, Ž.
Publisher
Veterinarska Fakulteta, Univerza v Ljubljani
Publication
Slovenian Veterinary Research, 2017, 54, 2, pp 70-81

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