A myo-protective effect of oestrogen in lines of chicken selected for divergent production traits

Vicky E Cooke*, MA Mitchell, Ailsa J Carlisle, DA Sandercock

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
Publication statusPrint publication - 2002
Externally publishedYes
EventWorld's Poultry Science Association (WPSA) Annual Meeting 2002 - York, United Kingdom
Duration: 9 Apr 200210 Apr 2002


ConferenceWorld's Poultry Science Association (WPSA) Annual Meeting 2002
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom


  • Broiler chicken
  • Layer hens
  • Broiler great grandparent line
  • Myopathy
  • Oestrogen
  • Myoprotective effect
  • Creatine kinase

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