A relationship between growth and plasma creatine kinase activity in sire line and traditional turkeys

MA Mitchell*, Paul Hocking, Richard R Hunter, DA Sandercock

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)S86-S87
Number of pages2
JournalBritish Poultry Science
Issue numberSupplement 1
Publication statusPrint publication - 1996
Externally publishedYes
EventSpring Meeting of the UK Branch of the World's Poultry Science Association (WPSA) 1996 - Scarborough, United Kingdom
Duration: 21 Mar 199622 Mar 1996


  • Turkeys
  • Traditional turkey line
  • Sire line
  • Growth rate
  • Plasma CK activity
  • Creatine kinase
  • Muscle enzyme efflux
  • Muscle growth
  • Hypertrophy
  • Genetic selection
  • Myopathy
  • Animal welfare

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