Document Detail

Consistency of laboratory animal food following incubation prior to autoclaving.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2530396     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
In this study the conventional autoclaving technique was modified by incubating the food overnight prior to autoclaving. This treatment resulted in a markedly improved consistency of the food pellets, comparable with that of untreated food. The modified autoclaved food did not adhere to the walls of feeders or clog the transport passage. Furthermore, the losses in thermolabile vitamins resulting from this treatment were the same as those resulting from conventional autoclaving.
U Maerki; W Rossbach; J Leuenberger
Related Documents :
15974956 - Role of antioxidants in atherosclerosis: epidemiological and clinical update.
19508646 - The vitamin d status among tibetans.
12166996 - Purification and characterization of a corrinoid compound from chlorella tablets as an ...
8841776 - Production of fruits and vegetables at the homestead is an important source of vitamin ...
17852396 - 4-hydroxy-2-alkenals in polyunsaturated fatty acids-fortified infant formulas and other...
2401256 - Food systems: perspectives on demographics and affluence, food supply and consumption.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Laboratory animals     Volume:  23     ISSN:  0023-6772     ISO Abbreviation:  Lab. Anim.     Publication Date:  1989 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-12-21     Completed Date:  1989-12-21     Revised Date:  2003-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0112725     Medline TA:  Lab Anim     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  319-23     Citation Subset:  IM    
Institute for Biomedical Research, F. Hoffman-La Roche & Co., Fullinsdorf, Switzerland.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Animal Feed* / analysis
Animals, Laboratory*
Ascorbic Acid / analysis
Niacin / analysis
Specific Pathogen-Free Organisms
Thiamine / analysis
Vitamin A / analysis
Vitamins / analysis*
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Vitamins; 11103-57-4/Vitamin A; 50-81-7/Ascorbic Acid; 59-43-8/Thiamine; 59-67-6/Niacin

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Previous Document:  Lactase deficiency in aboriginal inhabitants of the Mordovian and Karelian ASSR
Next Document:  Prolapsus vaginae in the IIIVO/JU rabbit.