Delayed ingestion of macromolecules for 12 hours had no effect on the subsequent absorption of colostral IgG in neonatal foals, suggesting that macromolecular uptake does not mediate gut closure in this species. Factors present in colostrum may accelerate closure.
|Title of host publication||Proceedings of the 46th AAEP Annual Convention|
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - 2000|