Chronic immune stimulation in adipose tissue and its consequences for health and performance in the pig.

Abstract

The pig has been domesticated for about 13,000 years in multiple centers in Europe, Eurasia and China. Chronic inflammation in pigs is a major mitigating factor against optimal health and growth performance. Therefore, strategies for improving health status of pigs must involve downregulation of inflammation. The recent revelation that the adipose tissue is… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.vetimm.2014.02.013

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@article{Ajuwon2014ChronicIS, title={Chronic immune stimulation in adipose tissue and its consequences for health and performance in the pig.}, author={Kolapo M Ajuwon}, journal={Veterinary immunology and immunopathology}, year={2014}, volume={159 3-4}, pages={166-70} }