Identification and quantification of amines in the equine caecum.

  title={Identification and quantification of amines in the equine caecum.},
  author={S R Bailey and C M Marr and Jonathan Elliott},
  journal={Research in veterinary science},
  volume={74 2},
Acute laminitis has been associated with the release of compounds, as yet unidentified, produced by hindgut fermentation which affect blood flow to the digit. The objectives of this study were to identify amine compounds in equine caecal and colonic contents, some of which are known to have vasoactive properties. In addition, the concentrations of amines in… CONTINUE READING