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The biological stress of early weaned piglets
Pigs experience biological stress such as physiological, environmental, and social challenges when weaned from the sow. The process of weaning is one of the most stressful events in the pig’s lifeExpand
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Spray-dried porcine plasma influences intestinal barrier function, inflammation, and diarrhea in weaned pigs.
The objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of dietary inclusion levels of spray-dried porcine plasma (SDPP) on postweaning (PW) intestinal barrier function, mucosal inflammation, andExpand
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Spray-dried animal plasma prevents the effects of Staphylococcus aureus enterotoxin B on intestinal barrier function in weaned rats.
In this study, we investigated intestinal barrier function during inflammation as well as the effects of dietary supplementation with porcine spray-dried animal plasma (SDAP) proteins and porcineExpand
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Efficacy of dietary spray dried plasma protein to mitigate the negative effects on performance of pigs fed diets with corn naturally contaminated with multiple mycotoxins.
The ability of spray dried plasma protein (SDPP) to reduce the negative effects of multiple mycotoxins from naturally contaminated corn on weaned pig performance and health was investigated (n = 180;Expand
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Prospective evaluation of fever of unknown origin in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus
The aim of this study was to determine the frequency and aetiology of fever of unknown origin (FUO) in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), to assess the value of the testsExpand
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Lack of transmission of porcine circovirus type 2 to weanling pigs by feeding them spray-dried porcine plasma
An experiment was conducted to determine whether spray-dried porcine plasma containing 2·47 × 105 dna copies of porcine circovirus type 2 (pcv-2) could infect weanling pigs when fed to them. FiveExpand
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Spray dried plasma as an alternative to antibiotics in piglet feeds, mode of action and biosafety
The use of growth promoting and therapeutic antibiotics in piglet feed has been a concerning subject over the last few decades because of the risk of generating antimicrobial resistance that could beExpand
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Review of spray-dried plasma's impact on intestinal barrier function.
Stress events have been shown to reduce intestinal barrier function (i.e., weaning, co-mingling, pathogen challenge, heat stress, etc.). Normal gut barrier function is important for maintainingExpand
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Immunoglobulin derived from bovine plasma as a replacement for colostrum in newborn lambs.
Newborn lambs (n = 45) at the Agricultural Research Institute of Northern Ireland were fed either 50 grams of commercial lamb milk replacer or 50 grams of commercial colostrum replacer (bovineExpand
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The Anti-Inflammatory Effect of Spray-Dried Plasma Is Mediated by a Reduction in Mucosal Lymphocyte Activation and Infiltration in a Mouse Model of Intestinal Inflammation
Spray-dried preparations from porcine and bovine plasma can alleviate mucosal inflammation in experimental models and improve symptoms in patients with enteropathy. In rodents, dietaryExpand
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