Acute phase proteins: a review of their function, behaviour and measurement in chickens

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O'Reilly, E.L.; Eckersall, P.D.;
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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    mesheuropmc: animal structures | mental disorders

This review brings together and consolidates the large amount of research on acute phase proteins (APPs) that has been undertaken in chickens. Acute phase proteins are secreted from the liver as a result of inflammation or infection that can be measured in plasma. They ... View more
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