Nutritional and Physiological Functions of Amino Acids in Pigs

Editors: Blachier, Francois, Wu, Guoyao, Yin, Yulong (Eds.)

  • Only book presenting an overview of amino acid metabolism and effects in pigs
  • Provides the double perspective of pig as an animal with important agronomical interest
  • Discusses the animal model pig for extrapolation to human physiology
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This book provides developmental data regarding piglets (with a focus on the gastrointestinal tract), data related to amino acid metabolism in pigs, data related to nutritional and physiological functions of amino acids in pigs, nutritional requirements for amino acids in pigs, signaling roles of amino acids, methodological aspects in amino acid research and the pig model for studying amino acid-related human diseases.

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  • Development of the Gastrointestinal Tract in Pigs

    Yao, Kang (et al.)

    Pages 3-18

  • Development of Digestive Glands in Pigs

    Tang, Zhiru (et al.)

    Pages 19-28

  • Development and Renewal of Intestinal Villi in Pigs

    Yang, Huansheng (et al.)

    Pages 29-47

  • Terminal Digestion of Polypeptides and Amino Acid Absorption by the Pig Intestine Epithelial Cells During Development

    Blachier, Fran├žois (et al.)

    Pages 51-57

  • Developmental Amino Acid Metabolism in the Pig Small and Large Intestine Epithelial Cells

    Blachier, Fran├žois (et al.)

    Pages 59-74

Buy this book

eBook $169.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-7091-1328-8
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $219.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-7091-1327-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Nutritional and Physiological Functions of Amino Acids in Pigs
Editors
  • Francois Blachier
  • Guoyao Wu
  • Yulong Yin
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Wien
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Wien
eBook ISBN
978-3-7091-1328-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-7091-1328-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-7091-1327-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 307
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