Cold stress and immunity: Do chickens adapt to cold by trading-off immunity for thermoregulation?

B.N. Hangalapura

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • Wageningen University
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Kemp, Bas, Promotor
  • Parmentier, Henk, Co-promotor
  • van den Brand, Henry, Co-promotor
Award date1 Mar 2006
Place of Publications.n.
Print ISBNs9789085043584
Publication statusPublished - 2006

Keywords

  • fowls
  • cold stress
  • food restriction
  • immunity
  • immune response
  • artificial selection
  • genetics
  • adaptation
  • animal health

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