Metabolism of nitrogenous compounds in the large gut.

@article{Mason1984MetabolismON,
  title={Metabolism of nitrogenous compounds in the large gut.},
  author={Velma Mason},
  journal={The Proceedings of the Nutrition Society},
  year={1984},
  volume={43 1},
  pages={45-53}
}
  • Velma Mason
  • Published 1984 in The Proceedings of the Nutrition Society
The extent and complexity of nitrogen metabolism in the mammalian large gut (hind-gut) varies considerably between species and is influenced by the physiological age of the animal. It is most highly developed in herbivores and omnivores whose diets, post-weaning, ensure a fairly constant supply of fermentable materials to the lower tract. The present paper reviews some of these topics, with particular emphasis on recent findings in the sheep and pig. 

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