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Piglets Have Allergies, Too

Published on: 01/16/2017
Author/s : Cassio Villela, Sr. Swine Marketing Specialist, Novus International, Inc.

The global swine industry adopted early-weaning practices a generation ago. However, early weaned piglets have been plagued by poor growth performance, known as the “post-weaning lag.” One cause of this is the piglets’ hypersensitivity to soy protein – specifically glycinin and β-conglycinin, which make up about 40% and 30% of the total protein found in soybean meal (S...

star Allan Schinckel Allan Schinckel
Animal Nutritionist
January 16, 2017
reference for the publication ??
Ferdinando Almeida Ferdinando Almeida
Animal Nutritionist
Novus International Novus International
Missouri, United States
January 16, 2017
Asian-Aust. J. Anim. Sci.
Vol. 24, No. 12 : 1718 - 1728
December 2011
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