Title: Performance and physiological variables in broiler chicken lines differing in susceptibility to the ascites syndrome: 2. Effect of ambient temperature on partial efficiencies of protein and fat retention and plasma hormone concentrations
Authors: Buys, Nadine ×
Scheele, CW
Kwakernaak, C
Decuypere, Eddy #
Issue Date: Mar-1999
Publisher: Carfax publishing
Series Title: British poultry science vol:40 issue:1 pages:140-144
Abstract: 1. Male broilers of 5 genetic stocks (A, B, C, D and E), selected in different ways for fast growth and low food conversion rate (FCR) and differing in sensitivity to ascites, were subjected to 2 different ambient temperature (Ta) step-down programmes: normal (HT) and low (LT) Ta.
ISSN: 0007-1668
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Division of Gene Technology (-)
Division of Livestock-Nutrition-Quality (-)
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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