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Tuesday, May 4, 2021
Guillermo Gaona, Regional Technical Manager for LATAM, and Marisabel Caballero, Global Technical Manager, Poultry – EW Nutrition
Effective endotoxin management is a crucial task for poultry producers, allowing them to safeguard their animals' health and productivity. In this first part of our two-part series on endotoxin management for poultry, we look at the structure of LPS and their modes of action to understand the consequences for poult ...
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
Hua-Zhen Liu et al.
We investigated the mechanisms that induce atrophy of the chicken bursa of Fabricius (BF) upon lipopolysaccharide (LPS) treatment in young chicks. LPS treatment resulted in ~36% decrease in bursal weight within 36 h (P < 0.01). Histological analysis showed infiltration of eosinophilic heterophils and nucleated oval sha ...
Monday, May 3, 2021
N. Reisinger et al., BIOMIN Research Center
Lipopolysaccharides (LPS), also termed endotoxins, are the major component of the outer membrane of Gram-negative bacteria. In general, endotoxins in the intestine are considered harmless in healthy animals. However, different stressors, such as heat stress, can lead to a compromised gut barrier, resulting in endotoxin ...
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Monday, April 12, 2021
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