Results 1 to 1 of 1

Thread: Vitagenes in avian biology and poultry health

  1. #1
    Kruza's Avatar
    Grade 5 Member

    Status
    Offline
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Work
    Pet Owner
    Country
    Belarus
    Gender
    Female
    Total Posts
    306
    Rep Power
    2643
    Total thanks received
    25,918
    Thanks for this post
    18
    Pet Owner I'm from Belarus

    Default Vitagenes in avian biology and poultry health

    Vitagenes in avian biology and poultry health
    by Peter F. Surai



    Pages: 544
    Publisher: ---
    Edition: 1st ed., 2020
    Language: English
    ISBN-10 : 9086863531
    ISBN-13 : 978-9086863532

    Description

    Commercial poultry production is associated with various types of stress leading to decrease of productive and reproductive performance and compromised health of growing chickens, parent birds as well as commercial layers. Stress adaptation is associated with various signaling pathways and is executed at the gene level. The term vitagenes refers to a group of redox-sensitive genes that are involved in stress sensing and preserving cellular adaptive homeostasis. The vitagene family includes heat shock proteins, superoxide dismutase, glutathione and thioredoxin systems and sirtuins. The vitagenes are key players in redox signaling and redox homeostasis maintenance in birds, including poultry under commercial stress conditions of egg and meat production. Development of the vitagene concept become an important milestone in understanding molecular mechanisms of adaptation to stress. The goal of this book is to provide up to date information about the roles of vitagenes in avian biology and poultry health. Special emphasis is put on the role of vitagenes as an essential part of the redox homeostasis maintenance, stress adaptation, and development of adaptive homeostasis. The book provides data to indicate that nutritional modulation of vitagenes is a new direction in nutritional sciences. Practical results of the successful usage of the vitagene concept in poultry production are also presented. This book is intended to be of practical importance to avian/animal scientists, poultry producers, to nutritionists and vets, students of biological and agricultural colleges and universities. It can also be interesting for researchers in areas related to physiology, biochemistry, nutrition, ecology, environmental sciences, evolutionary biology, etc.

    Hidden contents
    You must click 'Thank You' before you can see the data contained here. You DONOT have sufficient rights to see the hidden data contained here.
    Please Register to see contents.


    Last edited by Kruza; 24th March 2021 at 05:02 PM.
    My parrots are members of my family

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote

  2. Who Said Thanks:

    scyang17 (14th April 2021) , chaiyawat2549 (5th April 2021) , gunal (5th April 2021) , cloud (4th April 2021) , anky2009 (1st April 2021) , kamal khalid (31st March 2021) , Nilavan (30th March 2021) , absoun (29th March 2021) , trunghung245 (28th March 2021) , Infirmier (27th March 2021) , yangzrl (26th March 2021) , Parkkim (26th March 2021) , yellowtail (26th March 2021) , songseeker (25th March 2021) , smleiymlm (25th March 2021) , allpass17 (25th March 2021) , Squoraus (25th March 2021) , peymanbi (24th March 2021)

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 30th May 2020, 05:56 PM
  2. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 30th September 2012, 02:11 AM
  3. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 8th April 2011, 09:08 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •