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Using supplemental dietary yeast to promote calf growth

Stress affects the health and growth performance of cattle. Antibiotics are used in animals for disease treatment and prevention and as growth promoters. However, public concern about antibiotics has created the need to look into alternative dietary supplements…

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Oxygen, poultry feed efficiency & human health

The overproduction of reactive oxygen species — also known as ROS or oxidants — can lead to oxidative stress, a cellular imbalance when sufficient antioxidants are not available to neutralize them. This imbalance, which largely takes place in mitochondria…

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