Effect of level of chronic immune system activation on the lactational performance of sows.

@article{Sauber1999EffectOL,
  title={Effect of level of chronic immune system activation on the lactational performance of sows.},
  author={T. E. Sauber and Tim S. Stahly and Brian J. Nonnecke},
  journal={Journal of animal science},
  year={1999},
  volume={77 8},
  pages={1985-93}
}
The effect of the level of chronic immune system (IS) activation on sow lactational performance was determined in 11 pairs of littermate, primiparous sows. Sows with a low level of IS activation were created by rearing the animals via early weaning, isolated rearing schemes. During lactation, two levels of IS activation were achieved in each littermate sow… CONTINUE READING