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Copper metabolism in small ruminants : with special emphasis on goats
(Lincoln University, 1990)
Twenty-four 1 – 1½year-old castrated Cashmere goats and 24 1½year-old Corriedale wethers were individually penned and offered ryegrass-white clover silage at maintenance level. Mineral content of basal silage was 4.01 mg ...
Biomarkers in the measurement of hepatic damage in sheep
(Lincoln University, 1995)
The measurement of urinary taurine and the liver specific enzymes AST and GGT in sheep with hepatic damage was undertaken to determine if urinary taurine could be used as a biomarker of hepatic damage. Two treatment ...
Studies of vitamin B₁₂ metabolism in sheep
(Lincoln University, 2001)
Vitamin B₁₂ deficiency has been difficult to diagnose, mainly due to the vitamin's lack of biological significance in serum in which it is usually assayed. This research has investigated the marker of vitamin B₁₂/cobalt ...