The effect of prolonged fasting and refeeding on GSH-Px activity, plasma glucose and cholesterol levels and welfare of older hens from different genotypes


Altan O., Oguz I., Erbayraktar Z., Yimaz O., Bayraktarl H., Sis B.

ARCHIV FUR GEFLUGELKUNDE, vol.69, no.4, pp.185-191, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 69 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIV FUR GEFLUGELKUNDE
  • Page Numbers: pp.185-191

Abstract

An experiment was conducted to evaluate the effects of 10-d fasting treatment on GSH-Px activity, blood cholesterol, blood glucose level, liver pathology and welfare status determined by tonic immobility response, heterophil/lymphocyte ratio, and feather score of aged hens from different genotypes.