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The effect of high (DOM) and low (SUB) social rank on blood immune variables was examined in female growing pigs. Pigs were mixed with unfamiliar pigs at 9 weeks of age and kept in stable groups of 4 pigs for 5 weeks. Social rank was determined using a feeding competition test. SUB pigs showed...

Hjarvard, B. M.; Larsen, O. N.; Juul-Madsen, H. R.; Jørgensen, E.; Jensen, K. H.
Scandinavian Society for Laboratory Animal Science, Stockholm, Sweden
Scandinavian Journal of Laboratory Animal Science, 2009, 36, 4, pp 309-320