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Use of condensed tannin extract from quebracho trees to reduce methane emissions from cattle.
Our objective was to determine if condensed tannin extract from quebracho trees (Schinopsis quebracho-colorado; red quebracho) could be used to reduce enteric methane emissions from cattle. TheExpand
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Improved detection of amylase activity by sodium dodecyl sulfate‐polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis with copolymerized starch
An improved method, based on sodium dodecyl sulfate‐polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis (SDS‐PAGE) for detection of amylase activity is described. This method will allow better characterization ofExpand
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Tetraselmis suecia and Tisochrysis lutea meal as dietary ingredients for gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) fry
In the present study, the nutritional value of Tetraselmis suecica and Tisochrysis lutea (previously known as Isochrysis aff galbana T-ISO strain) freeze-dried biomass for feeding Sparus aurata fryExpand
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Feed pellets containing chitosan nanoparticles as plasmid DNA oral delivery system for fish: In vivo assessment in gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata) juveniles
&NA; The aim of this study was the assessment of preloaded feed pellets as a delivery system for plasmid DNA (pDNA), with the purpose of evaluating the potential administration of DNA vaccines orallyExpand
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Characterization of digestive carbohydrase activity in the gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata)
The presence of digestive carbohydrases was determined in seabream intestines, and the main activity identified was amylase. Optimum activity for this enzyme was found at pH 8.0 at 40 °C. AmylaseExpand
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Effects of farm management practices and transport duration on stress response and meat quality traits of suckling goat kids.
Studies aimed to assess up to what extent farming and transport previous to slaughtering might affect physiology and meat quality in young goat kids are needed, with the ultimate purpose of promotingExpand
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Effects of vacuum and modified atmosphere on textural parameters and structural proteins of cultured meagre (Argyrosomus regius) fillets
The influence of two preservation strategies (vacuum package and modified atmosphere package) on the post-mortem changes of textural parameters, pH, water holding capacity, sarcoplasmic andExpand
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Evaluation of Ulva ohnoi as functional dietary ingredient in juvenile Senegalese sole (Solea senegalensis): Effects on the structure and functionality of the intestinal mucosa
Abstract This study evaluates the effects of the macroalgae Ulva ohnoi on growth and intestinal functionality and integrity of Solea senegalensis juveniles in a 90-day feeding trial. Ulva diet (U-5)Expand
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Growth performance, body composition, and digestive functionality of Senegalese sole (Solea senegalensis Kaup, 1858) juveniles fed diets including microalgae freeze-dried biomass
Senegalese sole is one of the most promising fish species cultivated in the Southern European countries. This study was aimed at assessing the effects of microalgae biomass added to diets forExpand
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An Improved End-Point Fluorimetric Procedure for the Determination of Low Amounts of Trypsin Activity in Biological Samples Using Rhodamine-110-Based Substrates
A novel end-point fluorimetric procedure based on the use of rhodamine-110-labeled specific substrate was developed to determine trypsin activities in biological samples. We evaluated the ability ofExpand
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