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Cover for Understanding and maintaining water quality.

The effects of different water quality parameters on aquacultured species and how to measure and maintain these parameters at optimum levels are discussed.

Author(s)
Stickney, R. R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390097)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Ethylene, nitric oxide and haemoglobins in plant tolerance to flooding.

As much as 12% of the world's soils may suffer excess water so that flooding is a major limiting factor on crop production in many areas. Plants attempt to deal with submergence by forming root aerenchyma to facilitate oxygen diffusion from the shoot to the root, initiating a hyponastic response...

Author(s)
Mur, L. A. J.; Gupta, K. J.; Chakraborty, U.; Chakraborty, B.; Hebelstrup, K. H.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643731)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Influence of arsenic and phosphate on the growth and metabolism of cultivated plants.

In growing cereal and legume seedlings arsenate is more toxic for root growth than shoot growth. Arsenate treatment affects the activity of antioxidant scavenging enzymes, level of oxidative stress markers, sugar and starch contents as well as carbohydrate metabolizing enzyme activities causing...

Author(s)
Biswas, A. K.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643731)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Bypassing the endothelial L-arginine-nitric oxide pathway: effects of dietary nitrite and nitrate on cardiovascular function.

L-Arginine (L-Arg) is a semi-essential amino acid that is a natural constituent of most dietary proteins in our daily diet. A fundamental function of this amino acid is its role as the substrate for the synthesis of the signalling molecule nitric oxide (NO). As NO regulates a variety of...

Author(s)
Luedike, P.; Kelm, M.; Rassaf, T.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937980)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Managing mineral N leaching in grassland systems.

This chapter discusses the main drivers and extent of N losses by leaching of mineral N (inorganic N as ammonium, nitrite and nitrate) and the effect of management practices on reducing N leaching from grasslands, with emphasis on grazed systems. The main drivers of the potential for mineral N...

Author(s)
Ledgard, S. F.; Luo, J.; Monaghan, R. M.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938093)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Toxic compounds formed during processing or improper storage.

This chapter discusses the toxic effects of several compounds that are formed during food processing or improper food storage, including those of acrylamide, nitrite and nitrosamines, trans fatty acids, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, heterocyclic aromatic amines, glucose-derived glycation...

Author(s)
Brimer, L.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936761)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Spontaneous nitrate/nitrite poisoning in cattle fed with oats (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Avena sativa</i>) and ryegrass (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Lolium multiflorum</i>) in the State of Santa Catarina, Brazil.

The characteristics of nitrate and nitrite poisoning outbreaks in cattle in Santa Catarina, Brazil, fed with oats (Avena sativa) and ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum) [date not given] are described.

Author(s)
Jönck, F.; Gava, A.; Furlan, F. H.; Traverso, S. D.; Veronezi, L. O.; Borelli, V.; Gheller, E.; Casagrande, R. A.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Poisons and causes of sudden death.

This chapter covers the different causes of poisoning and sudden death in pigs. The toxicity, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of mycotoxins, plant toxins, drugs and chemical poisons are discussed as well as that of the non-infectious and infectious causes of sudden death.

Author(s)
Duncanson, G. R.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641720)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Poisons.

This chapter discusses the diagnosis and treatment of poisoning in goats in sheep raised in UK, emphasis focused on the three causes of poisoning namely poisonous plants, chemicals, and pesticides.

Author(s)
Duncanson, G. R.
ISBN
2012 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780640037)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Poisonous plants affecting livestock in Central America, with emphasis on Panama.

This chapter presents the poisonous plants affecting livestock in Central America, with emphasis on Panama. The data presented here were obtained from field surveys and necropsies in 1994-95, 2000-01 and 2009. Only plants that induce spontaneous intoxication on livestock raised under range...

Author(s)
Armién, A. G.; Peixoto, P. V.; Tokarnia, C. H.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper

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