Impact of pregnancy and nutrition on oxidant/antioxidant balance in sheep and goats reared in South Sinai, Egypt

@inproceedings{Nawito2016ImpactOP,
  title={Impact of pregnancy and nutrition on oxidant/antioxidant balance in sheep and goats reared in South Sinai, Egypt},
  author={Mahmoud Fathy Nawito and Amal R. Abd El Hameed and Ahmed Sayed A. Sosa and Karima Gh. M. Mahmoud},
  booktitle={Veterinary world},
  year={2016}
}
AIM To monitor the effect of nutrition and pregnancy on oxidative status of animals under the arid condition of South Sinai. MATERIALS AND METHODS Blood samples were taken from two groups of animals: The first group retained in farm and fed on concentrate (high diet) and another group grazing natural forage (low diet). Each group was subdivided into pregnant and non-pregnant animals. Blood samples were assayed for their content of malondialdehyde (MDA), total antioxidant capacity (TAC… CONTINUE READING