Comparison of the effects of two lathyrogens on the reproductive system of the laying hen.

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The effects of two lathyrogens (beta-aminopropionitrile and semicarbazide) on the reproductive system of the laying hen were compared by measuring the changes in the ovary and oviduct associated with a diminished egg production rate. The laying hens were fed diets containing either beta-aminopropionitrile, the toxic constituent of certain legume seeds in… (More)

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@article{Chowdhury1989ComparisonOT, title={Comparison of the effects of two lathyrogens on the reproductive system of the laying hen.}, author={Supratim Chowdhury and Rebecca Hurst Davis}, journal={The Veterinary record}, year={1989}, volume={124 10}, pages={240-2} }