Effect of intra-uterine growth restriction on long-term fertility in boars.

Abstract

The present study assessed the effect of birthweight on reproductive performance, including a possible mechanism, in male pigs. Ten newborn male piglets, including five normal birthweight (NBW) piglets and five intra-uterine growth restricted (IUGR) piglets, were used in the study. All piglets were weaned on Day 28 and fed the same diet during the… (More)
DOI: 10.1071/RD15130

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