Abandoning traditional practice of piglet castration will impact the pigmeat sector. As a consequence, there is a need for research aiming at reducing boar taint caused by androstenone and skatole. Skatole is metabolized by cytochrome P450 enzymes (CYP450) in the liver. Skatole hepatic clearance is believed to be hindered by androstenone. Diet ingredients… (More)
During the years 1986, 1987, all patients with cerebrovascular accident (CVA) under 55, admitted to Department of Neurology Ljubljana were prospectively studied. The significant differences between this group and the group of patients with CVA in all ages were found in relation to sex, frequency of different forms of CVA, and early and late mortality.