Heat stress-induced skeletal muscle damage in broiler chickens: The effect of dantrolene sodium

DA Sandercock*, MA Mitchell

*Corresponding author for this work

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46 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)105
Number of pages1
JournalPoultry Science
Issue numberSupplement 1
Publication statusPrint publication - 1998
Externally publishedYes
Event87th Annual Meeting of the Poultry Science Association (PSA) 1998 - Pennsylvania State College, University Park, United States
Duration: 2 Aug 19985 Aug 1998


  • Heat stress
  • Broiler chicken
  • skeletal muscle damage
  • Myopathy
  • Dantrolene sodium
  • Ryanodine receptor
  • Sarcoplasmic reticulum
  • Calcium ions
  • Post-synaptic muscle relaxation
  • Creatine kinase

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