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- Uthus, Eric O.; Nielsen, Forrest H.
- Biological trace element research 1985 v.7 no.1 pp. 11
- chicks; arsenic; arginine; zinc; body weight; uric acid; blood plasma; kidneys; arginase; diet
- ... The interaction among arsenic, zinc, and arginine was studied in chicks using two fully crossed, three-way, two-by-two-by-two experiments. Arsenic at levels of 0 and 2 μg/g zinc at levels of 2.5 (zinc-deficient) and 25 (zinc-adequate) μg/g, and arginine at levels of 0 and 16 mg/g were supplemented to the diet. After 28 d in both experiments, growth was depressed in chicks fed diets either suppleme ...