Nutrition

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Glycomics- sugars as feed additives

The research data is accumulating to explain why some carbohydrates are not just feed ingredients- they are effective feed additives, affecting specific metabolic functions. One in particular, appears not only to be able to prevent pathogens getting hold in the intestine, but can improve gut-associated immune function too.

This article can also be found at Feed Mix, volume 11, no. 4

 

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