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    • High-carotenoid biofortified maize is an alternative to color additives in poultry feed 

      Díaz Gómez, Joana; Moreno Martínez, José Antonio; Angulo Asensio, Eduardo; Sandmann, Gerhard; Zhu, Changfu; Ramos Girona, Antonio J.; Capell Capell, Teresa; Christou, Paul; Nogareda, Carmina (Elsevier B.V., 2017-06-12)
      Skin color in poultry is achieved by the addition of natural or synthetic pigments to feed. Crops used routinely in feed formulations offer an alternative cost-effective strategy to replace color additives if they are ...
    • Prepartum blood lead concentrations linked to subsequent cyclicity in high-producing dairy cows in a non-industrial area 

      García Ispierto, Irina; López-Helguera, Irene; Ramos Girona, Antonio J.; Marín Sillué, Sònia; Companys Ferran, Encarnació; Puy Llorens, Jaume; Galceran i Nogués, Josep; De Rensis, F.; López Gatius, Fernando (Elsevier, 2016-09-01)
      This study sought to identify the possible presence of lead (Pb) in blood and if detected to examine the relationship between blood Pb concentrations during the transition period and subsequent reproductive performance in ...
    • The effect of enhanced carotenoid content of transgenic maize grain on fungal colonization and mycotoxin content 

      Díaz Gómez, Joana; Marín Sillué, Sònia; Nogareda, Carmina; Sanchis, Daniel; Ramos Girona, Antonio J. (Springer Verlag, 2016)
      Novel strategies that address vitamin A deficiency have been developed, such as high-carotenoid maize, a biofortified transgenic maize line rich in carotenoids generated by genetic transformation. The South African white ...