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Chickens : Physiology, Diseases and Farming Practices.

Author/Creator:
Kapur, Iresha.
Publication:
Hauppauge : Nova Science Publishers, Incorporated, 2012.
Series:
Animal Science, Issues and Professions
Animal Science, Issues and Professions
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (179 pages)
Subjects:
Chickens -- Physiology.
Chickens -- Diseases.
Chickens.
Chicken industry.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Contents:
Intro
CHICKENS
PHYSIOLOGY, DISEASES AND FARMING PRACTICES
ANIMAL SCIENCE, ISSUES AND PROFESSIONS
LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CATALOGING-IN-PUBLICATION DATA
CONTENTS
PREFACE
POULTRY DISEASES: RECENT TRENDS IN DIAGNOSIS AND PROPHYLAXIS
ABSTRACT
INTRODUCTION
VIRAL DISEASES
Newcastle Disease
Infectious Bursal Disease
Avian Influenza
Infectious Bronchitis
Fowl Pox
Marek's Disease
Hydropericardium Syndrome
Chicken Infectious Anaemia
BACTERIAL DISEASES
Salmonellosis
Colibacillosis
Fowl Cholera
Mycoplasmosis
Coccidiosis
CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
NUTRIENT REGULATION OF INTESTINAL DEVELOPMENT AND FUNCTION IN CHICKENS
ABSTRACT
INTRODUCTION
NATURAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT
RESPONSE TO NUTRIENTS
Early Nutrition
FEED FORM
ENERGY AND PROTEIN CONTENTS
WATER AND PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT
RESPONSE TO ANTINUTRITIVE FACTORS
Non-Starch Polysaccharides
Tannins
Phytic Acid
NUTRITIONAL INTERVENTION
In-Feed Antibiotics
Alternatives to in-Feed Antibiotics
Microbial Enzymes
Oligosaccharides
Phytobiotics
Probiotics
CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
THE ROLE OF SELENIUM IN CHICKEN PHYSIOLOGY: NEW INSIGHTS
ABSTRACT
INTRODUCTION
SELENIUM SOURCES
SELENOPROTEINS
SELENIUM DEFICIENCY
SELENIUM TOXICITY
INTERACTIONS OF SELENIUM WITH POLYUNSATURATED FATTY ACIDS
SELENIUM EFFECTS ON HATCHABILITY AND PROGENY
SELENIUM AND SEMEN QUALITY
SELENIUM AND THE QUALITY OF EGG AND MEAT
PRACTICAL APPROACHES TO IMPROVE SELENIUM STATUS OF POULTRY
CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
HARVEST AND POST HARVEST PRACTICES FOR CHICKEN
ABSTRACT
INTRODUCTION
REARING SYSTEMS
REARING CONDITION
PRODUCTION PRACTICES
EFFECT OF TRANSPORTATION
HYGIENIC PRACTICES DURING TRANSPORT
CATCHING AND LOADING BIRDS FOR SLAUGHTER.
PRESLAUGHTER HANDLING
SLAUGHTER AND DRESSING OF POULTRY
MICROBIOLOGY OF POULTRY
MICROBIOLOGY OF POULTRY PROCESSING
STORAGE AND TRANSPORTATION OF CHILLED POULTRY MEAT
MICROBIAL HAZARD
REFERENCES
THE ORGAN BLOOD FLOW IN THE HEN FETAL AND EARLY POSTNATAL PERIODS
ABSTRACT
INTRODUCTION
METHODS
RESULTS
CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
CENTRAL REGULATION OF PHYSIOLOGICAL AND METABOLIC RESPONSES IN NEONATAL CHICKS
ABSTRACT
1. INTRODUCTION
2. REGULATION OF BODY TEMPERATURE BY T HYROTROPIN-RELEASING HORMONE (TRH) IN NEONATAL CHICKS UNDER THERMONEUTRAL CONDITION
3. HOMEOTHERMY IN NEONATAL CHICKS EXPOSED TO LOW ENVIRONMENTAL TEMPERATURE WITH CRF
4. OXIDATIVE DAMAGE IN DIFFERENT TISSUESOF NEONATAL CHICKS EXPOSED TO LOW ENVIRONMENTAL TEMPERATURE
5. BEHAVIORAL RESPONSES OF NEONATAL CHICKS EXPOSED TO LOW AND HIGH ENVIRONMENTAL TEMPERATURES
6. METABOLIC RESPONSES OF NEONATAL CHICKSTO NPY, VIP, PACAP, GLUCAGON-LIKE PEPTIDE-1 (GLP-1) AND ALPHA-MELANOCYTE-STIMULATING HORMONE (ALPHA-MSH)
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
REFERENCES
THE ROLE OF BACTERIOPHAGES IN THE CONTROL OF COLIBACILLOSIS IN POULTRY INDUSTRY
ABSTRACT
INTRODUCTION
COLIBACILLOSIS IN POULTRY INDUSTRY
Escherichia Coli
The Impact of E. Coli in Poultry Industry
THE ANTIBIOTICS IN POULTRY INDUSTRY
BACTERIOPHAGES
Structure and Life Cycle
Phage Therapy
CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
EGG SIZE AND EMBRYONIC GROWTH
ABSTRACT
1. INTRODUCTION
2. THE PROBLEM
3. SOLUTIONS OF THE PROBLEM AMONG DIFFERENT SPECIES
4. DIFFERENT-SIZE EGGS OF THE SAME SPECIES
4.1. Embryo's Growth in Small and Large Eggs of the Same Species
4.2. Embryo's Wet and Dry Weights in Small- and Large-size Eggs
4.2.1. Experiment 1
4.2.2. Experiment 2
5. DISCUSSION
CONCLUSION
REFERENCES
INDEX.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Mehra, Abdullah.
Other format:
Print version: Kapur, Iresha Chickens
ISBN:
9781620810446
9781620810279
OCLC:
832455737
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