Supplementation of the maternal diet with tomato powder and marigold extract: effects on the antioxidant system of the developing quail


Karadas F., SURAI P., GRAMMENIDIS E., SPARKS N., ACAMOVIC T.

BRITISH POULTRY SCIENCE, vol.47, no.2, pp.200-208, 2006 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/00071660600611003
  • Journal Name: BRITISH POULTRY SCIENCE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.200-208

Abstract

1. The effects of natural dietary carotenoid supplementation of the maternal diet ( tomato powder and marigold extract) on transfer to the egg yolk and on the development of the antioxidant system of the young quail liver in early postnatal life were investigated.