publication . Doctoral thesis . 2017

Estudios sobre identificación, lactación y cría de dromedarios en la isla de Fuerteventura (Canarias)

Díaz Medina, Elena;
Open Access Spanish; Castilian
  • Published: 08 Sep 2017
  • Publisher: Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Abstract
The aim of this Thesis is to answer several key questions raised when trying to set up a dairy farm of Canarian camels in the island of Fuerteventura. For this purpose, 3 experiments were carried out to: set up the adequate individual identification (ID) of the camels (Exp. 1), to quantify the milk yield and to analyze the main milk components, including insulin (INS) levels, during lactation (Exp. 2), and finally, to study the glucose (GLU) and INS metabolism in suckling camels (guelfos) to improve their growth and survival (Exp. 3). In Exp. 1, different ID systems for camels, consisting of traditional (i.e., branding and ear tags) and modern (microchips, elect...
Subjects
free text keywords: Camell, Camello, Camel, Llet, Leche, Milk, Identificaicó, Identificación, Identification, Ciències de la Salut, 636
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