Accelerating embryonic growth during incubation following prolonged egg storage. 2. Embryonic growth and metabolism.

@article{Christensen2003AcceleratingEG,
  title={Accelerating embryonic growth during incubation following prolonged egg storage. 2. Embryonic growth and metabolism.},
  author={Vern L. Christensen and Jesse Grimes and Michael Wineland and George S. Davis},
  journal={Poultry science},
  year={2003},
  volume={82 12},
  pages={1869-78}
}
The hypothesis was proposed that the improved embryonic livability observed when higher incubation temperatures were imposed on eggs stored for 15 d prior to setting might have basis in energy metabolism. To test the hypothesis, fertilized turkey eggs were incubated either for the first 2 wk of development (experiment 1) or only the first week of development (experiment 2) at 37.8 degrees C compared with controls incubated at 37.5 degrees C. In both experiments, eggs were stored for either 15… CONTINUE READING

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