Assessment of the effects of feed restriction and amino acid supplementation on glucose tolerance in llamas.

TitleAssessment of the effects of feed restriction and amino acid supplementation on glucose tolerance in llamas.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsCebra CK, Tornquist SJ, Jester RM, Stelletta C
JournalAmerican journal of veterinary research
Volume65
Issue7
Pagination996-1001
Date Published2004 Jul
ISSN0002-9645
KeywordsAmino Acids, Analysis of Variance, Animals, Blood Glucose, Camelids, New World, Female, Food Deprivation, Glucose, Glucose Tolerance Test, Insulin, Lipids, Radioimmunoassay, Time Factors
Abstract

To assess the effects of prolonged feed deprivation on glucose tolerance, insulin secretion, and lipid homeostasis in llamas.

Alternate JournalAm. J. Vet. Res.