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- Caballero-Cortes, C., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Journal of animal science 2010 v.88 no.3 pp. 998-1008
- natural toxicants; Fusarium; sow feeding; mycotoxins; protein metabolism; pregnancy; lactation; parity (reproduction); sows; feed contamination; skeletal muscle; tissue analysis; ammonia; experimental diets
- ... A study was conducted to assess the effects of feeding a blend of grains naturally contaminated with Fusarium mycotoxins to sows on the capacity for protein synthesis in skeletal muscle, the protein content per cellular unit, and the efficacy of a polymeric glucomannan adsorbent (GMA) to prevent these effects in late gestation and in lactation. Thirty-two Yorkshire sows were assigned to 4 treatmen ...