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Estimating Glucose Requirements

Animals experience frequent immune challenges as bacterial insults can originate from many different situations. An activated immune system requires energy in the form of glucose and the literature suggests that glucose homeostasis is disrupted during an endotoxin challenge.2 Consequently, there is a negative glucose balance that likely limits the immune response and certainly limits growth. The objective of the study was to quantify the amount of glucose needed to maintain euglycemia (normal blood glucose level) during an immune challenge. Learn more

KemTrace® Chromium: Commitment to Quality

Understanding the importance of high consumer confidence and the impact of the Food Safety Modernization Act, Kemin pursued, received, and maintained the Food Safety System Certification (FSSC) 22000 for its manufacturing facility in Des Moines, Iowa. The certification covers the manufacturing of food ingredients used in further processing and is designed to deliver greater confidence in food, fewer health risks, lower auditing costs, improved protection for brands and improved supply chain management Learn more

Chromium 360 Center

To learn more about how Chromium helps your animals reach optimum performance,
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