Identifying physiological measures of lifetime welfare status in pigs: exploring the usefulness of haptoglobin, C- reactive protein and hair cortisol sampled at the time of slaughter

Carroll, GA, Boyle, LA, Hanlon, A et al. (5 more authors) (2018) Identifying physiological measures of lifetime welfare status in pigs: exploring the usefulness of haptoglobin, C- reactive protein and hair cortisol sampled at the time of slaughter. Irish Veterinary Journal, 71. 8. ISSN 2046-0481

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Keywords: C-reactive protein; Hair cortisol; Haptoglobin; Pigs; Slaughter; Welfare
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  • Published: 2 March 2018
  • Accepted: 26 February 2018
  • Published (online): 2 March 2018
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Biological Sciences (Leeds) > School of Biology (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 19 Mar 2018 12:37
Last Modified: 19 Mar 2018 12:37
Status: Published
Publisher: BioMed Central
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1186/s13620-018-0118-0

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