Dose dependent myopathy in monensin supplemented broiler chickens: Effects of acute heat stress

DA Sandercock*, MA Mitchell

*Corresponding author for this work

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)S92-S94
Number of pages3
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


  • Broiler chicken
  • Monensin-induced myotoxicity
  • Dose-dependent myopathy
  • Plasma CK activity
  • Creatine kinase
  • Acute heat stress
  • Ionophore toxicity
  • Intracellular calcium regulation
  • Muscle membrane integrity
  • Broiler welfare
  • broiler health
  • Sodium ions

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