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- Singh, N.B., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- British poultry science 1999 v.40 no.4 pp. 517-522
- chickens; feed intake; nutrient uptake; calcium; phosphorus; glucose; digestive tract; corticosterone
- ... 1. To evaluate the effect of corticosterone on nutrient transport, 10-week-old male chickens were grouped in 4 categories and treated as follows: sham-operated, adrenalectomised, corticosterone (4 mg/kg injected subcutaneously for 5 d) in both sham-operated and adrenalectomised. The food intake, food passage time and uptake of calcium, phosphorus and glucose were determined by standard procedures. ...